The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 172 164
Rank change year-on-year -24 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 9 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.15% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,486
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +4.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +21.42%  

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 3853 3385 3496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.13% 97.78% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3256 2870 2848
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%  

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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
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 3 months to 27 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 - 2 £35,000 -
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 27 April 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 14 (77.78%) C#
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) Migration
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Legal
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Ajax
5 6 (33.33%) Graphic Design
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Case Management
6 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) iPad
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) LexisNexis
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Visualfiles
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.11%) Big Data
9 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
9 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle

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 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Ajax
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) LINQ
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 6 (33.33%) Case Management
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) LexisNexis
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Google