The median annual salary for a Software Development Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Development Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 197 178 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.030% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.031% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00%  

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 3818 3277 3602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.81% 97.56% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2721 2947
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Engineer in Manchester

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Software Development Engineer in Manchester

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Software Development Engineer 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 Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Wonderware