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The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

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

Senior Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 54 46 24
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 326 266 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 5.36% 5.88% 8.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 6.31% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 226 242 292
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,125 £39,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 5,748 4,213 3,500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 93.06% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,701 3,349 2,893
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,132 £38,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +6.67%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Manchester

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Manchester

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham +7 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Cheadle - 2 - -
Wigan -2 1 £28,500 -35.96% 1
Salford - 1 - - 1
Senior Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, Senior Developer job roles required the following 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 172 (52.76%) Agile
2 129 (39.57%) JavaScript
3 97 (29.75%) Azure
4 96 (29.45%) React
5 95 (29.14%) C#
6 88 (26.99%) CI/CD
7 87 (26.69%) Full Stack Development
8 86 (26.38%) .NET
9 85 (26.07%) Java
10 82 (25.15%) AWS
11 78 (23.93%) HTML
12 76 (23.31%) TDD
13 73 (22.39%) DevOps
14 69 (21.17%) AngularJS
15 68 (20.86%) SQL
16 65 (19.94%) CSS
17 60 (18.40%) Git (software)
18 57 (17.48%) MVC
19 55 (16.87%) Finance
20 52 (15.95%) Docker
21 51 (15.64%) MySQL
22 50 (15.34%) Software Engineering
22 50 (15.34%) Kubernetes
23 49 (15.03%) .NET Core
23 49 (15.03%) PHP
24 48 (14.72%) Python
25 46 (14.11%) TypeScript
26 45 (13.80%) Laravel
26 45 (13.80%) Spring
27 42 (12.88%) Scrum

Senior 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 19 (5.83%) Apache Solr
2 11 (3.37%) nginx
3 9 (2.76%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (1.84%) Apache
5 5 (1.53%) CMS
5 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.61%) Headless CMS
6 2 (0.61%) JBoss
6 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.61%) WordPress
7 1 (0.31%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) Jetty
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 97 (29.75%) Azure
2 82 (25.15%) AWS
3 25 (7.67%) GitHub
4 23 (7.06%) Azure DevOps
4 23 (7.06%) SaaS
5 16 (4.91%) Serverless
6 14 (4.29%) GitHub Actions
7 11 (3.37%) GCP
7 11 (3.37%) npm
8 8 (2.45%) Power Platform
9 7 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.84%) Slack
11 5 (1.53%) Azure Stack
12 4 (1.23%) Microsoft 365
12 4 (1.23%) Power Automate
12 4 (1.23%) PowerApps
13 3 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.92%) Azure Functions
13 3 (0.92%) Azure Service Bus
13 3 (0.92%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.07%) Internet
2 7 (2.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.31%) AMQP
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.64%) MySQL
2 36 (11.04%) SQL Server
3 35 (10.74%) Redis
4 30 (9.20%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (7.36%) Relational Database
6 21 (6.44%) Big Data
7 14 (4.29%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.68%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.45%) MariaDB
9 8 (2.45%) Power BI
10 6 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.84%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.92%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.61%) CockroachDB
13 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.61%) Tableau
14 1 (0.31%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 60 (18.40%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.75%) PHPUnit
3 19 (5.83%) JIRA
4 15 (4.60%) GitLab
5 7 (2.15%) Maven
6 6 (1.84%) Codeception
6 6 (1.84%) ESLint
6 6 (1.84%) Gradle
6 6 (1.84%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.53%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.23%) Cypress.io
8 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.61%) Babel
10 2 (0.61%) JUnit
10 2 (0.61%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.61%) Storybook
10 2 (0.61%) webpack
General
1 55 (16.87%) Finance
2 38 (11.66%) Public Sector
3 30 (9.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 28 (8.59%) Social Skills
5 24 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (6.75%) Games
7 10 (3.07%) Fire and Rescue
7 10 (3.07%) Police
7 10 (3.07%) Retail
8 8 (2.45%) Marketing
9 7 (2.15%) Electronics
9 7 (2.15%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.15%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.84%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (1.84%) Publishing
11 5 (1.53%) Law
12 3 (0.92%) Legal
13 2 (0.61%) Automotive
13 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.61%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (29.45%) React
2 86 (26.38%) .NET
3 78 (23.93%) HTML
4 69 (21.17%) AngularJS
5 65 (19.94%) CSS
6 49 (15.03%) .NET Core
7 45 (13.80%) Laravel
7 45 (13.80%) Spring
8 35 (10.74%) jQuery
9 34 (10.43%) Node.js
10 30 (9.20%) REST
11 29 (8.90%) Kafka
12 28 (8.59%) JSON
13 24 (7.36%) Web Services
14 23 (7.06%) .NET Framework
14 23 (7.06%) Symfony
14 23 (7.06%) Vue.js
15 20 (6.13%) LINQ
16 17 (5.21%) RESTful
17 15 (4.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.88%) User Experience
2 38 (11.66%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (8.28%) Virtual Team
4 26 (7.98%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (6.44%) Social Media
6 15 (4.60%) Blog
7 12 (3.68%) Cloud Native
8 10 (3.07%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.92%) Wiki
11 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.61%) BBC
11 2 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.31%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.31%) IoT
12 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.31%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.90%) Linux
2 6 (1.84%) Android
3 5 (1.53%) Mac OS
3 5 (1.53%) Unix
4 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (52.76%) Agile
2 88 (26.99%) CI/CD
3 87 (26.69%) Full Stack Development
4 76 (23.31%) TDD
5 73 (22.39%) DevOps
6 57 (17.48%) MVC
7 50 (15.34%) Software Engineering
8 42 (12.88%) Scrum
8 42 (12.88%) SDLC
9 41 (12.58%) Web Development
10 39 (11.96%) Front End Development
11 34 (10.43%) Collaborative Working
12 30 (9.20%) Analytics
12 30 (9.20%) Test Automation
12 30 (9.20%) UX Design
13 28 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (8.28%) Mentoring
15 25 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (6.75%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 129 (39.57%) JavaScript
2 95 (29.14%) C#
3 85 (26.07%) Java
4 68 (20.86%) SQL
5 49 (15.03%) PHP
6 48 (14.72%) Python
7 46 (14.11%) TypeScript
8 19 (5.83%) T-SQL
9 17 (5.21%) Go
10 6 (1.84%) Kotlin
11 5 (1.53%) Ruby
12 4 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.92%) C++
13 3 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.61%) JSX
15 1 (0.31%) C
15 1 (0.31%) F#
15 1 (0.31%) Scala
15 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (8.59%) Degree
2 13 (3.99%) SC Cleared
2 13 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.07%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.91%) Accessibility
2 10 (3.07%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 52 (15.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (15.34%) Kubernetes
2 10 (3.07%) Terraform
3 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.61%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) Grafana
5 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 39 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.83%) Twitter
3 11 (3.37%) Google
4 8 (2.45%) SAP
5 6 (1.84%) NEC
5 6 (1.84%) Northgate
5 6 (1.84%) Oracle
6 4 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.61%) Pardot
9 1 (0.31%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.31%) HP
9 1 (0.31%) Intel
9 1 (0.31%) Pinterest
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.31%) Zend