Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,250 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.50% 9.52% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.61% 9.76% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 3
Salford median annual salary £42,250 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.42% -17.50% +29.03%
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.47% +1.18%

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 121 82 116
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.37% 97.62% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 106 77 107
Salford median annual salary £37,750 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.95% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £19,125 £25,750 £24,700
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Salford

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Salford

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Salford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Salford

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) XQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising

Senior 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blog
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau