Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 269 258
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 11 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 8
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.15% -2.94%
North West median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year -10.34% -12.12% +3.13%

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 7,265 7,184 6,730
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6,019 6,200 5,580
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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
Rochdale - 6 £50,000 - 1
Bolton +11 4 £27,250 -6.33%
Systems Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Systems Developer job roles required the following IT 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 Systems Developer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) Workflow
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 5 (45.45%) WCF
5 5 (45.45%) WF
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) MSTest
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) VBA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Broadband
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MSTest
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) LINQ
4 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) WF
5 3 (27.27%) WinForms
6 1 (9.09%) ADO
6 1 (9.09%) EDI
6 1 (9.09%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Workflow
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Kanban
3 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) RUP
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) VBA
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory