The median annual salary for a Programmer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Programmer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 176 181
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 17 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.42% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 10
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.62% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3918 3380 3497
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.15% 97.77% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3317 2866 2854
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Manchester

Programmer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Manchester

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Manchester

Programmer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £30,000 - 2
Programmer
North West

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 19 (52.78%) TDD
2 18 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
4 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 16 (44.44%) iOS Development
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (38.89%) Objective-C
6 14 (38.89%) Apple Swift
7 13 (36.11%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) Android
9 10 (27.78%) Java
9 10 (27.78%) SQL
9 10 (27.78%) .NET
9 10 (27.78%) User Experience
10 9 (25.00%) Android Development
10 9 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (25.00%) OO
11 8 (22.22%) iSeries
11 8 (22.22%) Degree
11 8 (22.22%) IBM
11 8 (22.22%) C#
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
12 7 (19.44%) MySQL
12 7 (19.44%) RPG
12 7 (19.44%) Python
12 7 (19.44%) AS400
12 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
12 7 (19.44%) Django
12 7 (19.44%) RPG IV
12 7 (19.44%) mHealth

Programmer 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) .NET
3 7 (19.44%) Django
4 4 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.56%) Direct3D
6 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
6 2 (5.56%) Spring
6 2 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) React
7 1 (2.78%) Sass
7 1 (2.78%) Twig
7 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 10 (27.78%) User Experience
3 8 (22.22%) iSeries
4 7 (19.44%) Algorithms
4 7 (19.44%) AS400
4 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
4 7 (19.44%) Data Structures
4 7 (19.44%) mHealth
5 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (5.56%) HoloLens
7 2 (5.56%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (30.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) TDD
2 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
3 16 (44.44%) iOS Development
4 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) Android Development
5 9 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (8.33%) B2B
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Market Research
9 2 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) 3D Programming
9 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Gesture Recognition
9 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 2 (5.56%) Service Management
9 2 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Apple Swift
1 14 (38.89%) Objective-C
2 10 (27.78%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 9 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) Python
5 7 (19.44%) RPG
5 7 (19.44%) RPG IV
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) Askia
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Nebu
2 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Sybase
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago