Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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

System Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 251 234
Rank change year-on-year -38 -17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 11 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.13% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 19
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £38,424 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.91% +2.46% +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £52,125 £45,000
North West median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,400
% change year-on-year - -8.85% +14.63%

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 7979 6932 7014
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.50% 97.84% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6705 5870 5765
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in Manchester

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in Manchester

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in Manchester

Systems 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 Systems Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,000 - 2
Bury - 1 £40,000 -
Systems Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Systems Developer 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 Systems Developer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (54.55%) Legal
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Case Management
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) LexisNexis
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (27.27%) Visualfiles
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) iPad
7 2 (18.18%) Big Data
7 2 (18.18%) ETL Development
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) Windows

Systems 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:

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GitLab
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Case Management
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) ETL Development
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) LexisNexis
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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