Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Rochdale during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Developer
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 31 7
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 13.64% 10.19% 22.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.15% 10.32% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 31
Rochdale median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +13.21%
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale. 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
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies in Rochdale with a recognized job title 106 155 123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 98.73% 99.19%
Number of salaries quoted 101 153 108
Rochdale median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £20,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Rochdale

Developer
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Developer in Rochdale

Developer
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Rochdale over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Rochdale

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Rochdale region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) Entity Framework
3 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (53.33%) DevOps
6 7 (46.67%) Internet
6 7 (46.67%) Pair Programming
6 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 7 (46.67%) WCF
7 6 (40.00%) WF
7 6 (40.00%) LINQ
7 6 (40.00%) Selenium
7 6 (40.00%) Kanban
7 6 (40.00%) MSTest
7 6 (40.00%) Workflow
7 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 2 (13.33%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) Broadband
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MSTest
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) Entity Framework
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 7 (46.67%) WCF
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (40.00%) LINQ
7 6 (40.00%) WF
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (13.33%) LESS
9 2 (13.33%) LINQ to SQL
9 2 (13.33%) NHibernate
9 2 (13.33%) Sass
10 1 (6.67%) CSS3
10 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) Pair Programming
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (40.00%) Kanban
6 6 (40.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Release Management
8 2 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (13.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft