Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate Developer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 230 209
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Developer 67 76 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% 0.94% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.96% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 68 70 64
Manchester median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £18,250 £20,150
90th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
North West median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,078 7,883 7,100
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 97.65% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5,923 6,570 6,071
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -

Graduate Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Graduate Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Developer in Manchester

Graduate Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Graduate Developer in Manchester

Graduate Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Graduate Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Graduate Developer in Manchester

Graduate Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +15 2 £22,500 -12.62%
Heywood -4 1 £24,000 +23.08%
Sale - 1 £29,500 -
Graduate Developer
North West

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Graduate Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Graduate Developer in the job title.

1 42 (62.69%) .NET
2 40 (59.70%) C#
3 35 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.76%) Web Development
5 30 (44.78%) Degree
6 29 (43.28%) MVC
6 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
6 29 (43.28%) ASP.NET
7 28 (41.79%) Java
7 28 (41.79%) TDD
7 28 (41.79%) BDD
8 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (40.30%) Entity Framework
8 27 (40.30%) Web Application Development
8 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 27 (40.30%) .NET Framework
8 27 (40.30%) WCF
8 27 (40.30%) RESTful
8 27 (40.30%) Ruby
8 27 (40.30%) Games
9 25 (37.31%) SQL Server 2016
10 21 (31.34%) Computer Science
11 20 (29.85%) AngularJS
12 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
13 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (25.37%) User Experience
14 17 (25.37%) HTML
14 17 (25.37%) CSS
15 16 (23.88%) Google
15 16 (23.88%) Elasticsearch

Graduate Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 25 (37.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (23.88%) MongoDB
4 12 (17.91%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) TeamCity
2 12 (17.91%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (40.30%) Games
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) International Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (62.69%) .NET
2 29 (43.28%) ASP.NET
3 27 (40.30%) .NET Framework
3 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 27 (40.30%) Entity Framework
3 27 (40.30%) RESTful
3 27 (40.30%) WCF
4 20 (29.85%) AngularJS
5 17 (25.37%) CSS
5 17 (25.37%) HTML
6 15 (22.39%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (22.39%) MSMQ
6 15 (22.39%) Node.js
6 15 (22.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (22.39%) WPF
7 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (17.91%) Code First Entity Framework
8 5 (7.46%) jQuery
9 3 (4.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Computer Science
2 17 (25.37%) User Experience
3 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Derivative
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Android
1 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.49%) CentOS
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) Web Development
3 29 (43.28%) MVC
4 28 (41.79%) BDD
4 28 (41.79%) TDD
5 27 (40.30%) Web Application Development
6 15 (22.39%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (22.39%) Kanban
6 15 (22.39%) Multithreading
6 15 (22.39%) SDLC
7 13 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.48%) Physics
10 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.99%) Applied Mathematics
11 2 (2.99%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (2.99%) High Availability
12 1 (1.49%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) C#
2 28 (41.79%) Java
3 27 (40.30%) Ruby
4 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
5 15 (22.39%) F#
6 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
7 8 (11.94%) C++
7 8 (11.94%) Python
8 4 (5.97%) SQL
9 3 (4.48%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.99%) PHP
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) R
11 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (44.78%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Google
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco
4 1 (1.49%) Apple
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle