Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 19 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 > Salford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 34.92% 34.52% 17.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.77% 35.37% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 18
Salford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,625 £50,750 £48,250
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 Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 123 82 118
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.62% 97.62% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 106 77 109
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £19,125 £25,750 £24,850
90th Percentile £58,500 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Salford

Developer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Developer in Salford

Developer
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Salford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Salford

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Salford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) Degree
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 12 (27.27%) Java
4 12 (27.27%) C#
5 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 10 (22.73%) .NET
6 10 (22.73%) J2EE
6 10 (22.73%) Oracle
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 10 (22.73%) JBoss
6 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
7 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
7 9 (20.45%) Workflow
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.91%) Broadband
9 7 (15.91%) Service Management
9 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
9 7 (15.91%) HTML
9 7 (15.91%) JSP
9 7 (15.91%) Ajax
9 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
9 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 10 (22.73%) JBoss
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Broadband
2 6 (13.64%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
1 2 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) J2EE
3 7 (15.91%) Ajax
3 7 (15.91%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
3 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) JSP
4 6 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.55%) jQuery
6 2 (4.55%) JSON
6 2 (4.55%) Node.js
6 2 (4.55%) REST
6 2 (4.55%) Sass
6 2 (4.55%) SignalR
7 1 (2.27%) CakePHP
7 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.27%) Apple TV
3 1 (2.27%) Blog
3 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Android
1 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
2 9 (20.45%) Workflow
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Functional Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Service Management
4 7 (15.91%) Test Planning
5 5 (11.36%) CRM
6 4 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Document Management
6 4 (9.09%) ETL
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) OOP
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Optimisation
8 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.82%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) DBS Check
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Kofax
3 3 (6.82%) Tableau
4 2 (4.55%) BMC
4 2 (4.55%) Remedy
4 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Zend