The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
North West / Manchester
Rank 43 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 230 113 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.09% 3.41% 3.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.69% 8.46% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 161 91 116
Median salary £37,500 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1680 1335 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.50% 40.24% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1067 1207
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Manchester region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Manchester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Manchester

Computer Science
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Oldham - 43 £33,000 - 5
Bolton - 6 £23,500 -
Salford - 2 - - 2
Stockport -1 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 302 (81.62%) Degree
2 183 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (37.03%) C#
4 133 (35.95%) JavaScript
5 112 (30.27%) .NET
6 100 (27.03%) SQL
7 92 (24.86%) HTML
8 89 (24.05%) Java
8 89 (24.05%) jQuery
9 88 (23.78%) Web Development
10 85 (22.97%) MVC
11 84 (22.70%) CSS
12 83 (22.43%) SQL Server
13 79 (21.35%) ASP.NET
14 75 (20.27%) Software Engineering
15 69 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 68 (18.38%) PHP
17 67 (18.11%) Mathematics
18 62 (16.76%) AngularJS
18 62 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
19 59 (15.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 59 (15.95%) Scrum
20 56 (15.14%) Kanban
21 53 (14.32%) C
22 50 (13.51%) Linux
22 50 (13.51%) TDD
23 48 (12.97%) Validation
24 47 (12.70%) Games
25 46 (12.43%) .NET Framework
25 46 (12.43%) OO

Computer Science
Top Related 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 38 (10.27%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (4.86%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.32%) Apache Spark
4 13 (3.51%) SAS
5 12 (3.24%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.62%) Confluence
7 3 (0.81%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.70%) Stata
3 9 (2.43%) MS Office
4 5 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.35%) SPSS
5 4 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.08%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.89%) IaaS
4 7 (1.89%) PaaS
4 7 (1.89%) SaaS
5 4 (1.08%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.27%) GitHub
7 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.27%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.05%) Internet
2 9 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (1.89%) Skype
3 7 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.54%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
5 1 (0.27%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) LDAP
5 1 (0.27%) NAS
5 1 (0.27%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.27%) SAN
5 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.43%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.54%) MongoDB
2 39 (10.54%) MySQL
2 39 (10.54%) Relational Database
3 38 (10.27%) RDBMS
4 33 (8.92%) NoSQL
5 26 (7.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 19 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (4.86%) Big Data
8 16 (4.32%) Hadoop
9 13 (3.51%) Data Mining
10 12 (3.24%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.81%) DB2
15 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (8.92%) TeamCity
2 29 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.84%) JIRA
2 29 (7.84%) Selenium
3 17 (4.59%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.70%) NUnit
6 9 (2.43%) Subversion
7 8 (2.16%) AccuRev
8 7 (1.89%) Gradle
8 7 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.35%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.35%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.35%) TestComplete
10 4 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.08%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.08%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.08%) Maven
10 4 (1.08%) NuGet
10 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (12.70%) Games
2 25 (6.76%) Legal
3 21 (5.68%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.32%) Law
5 15 (4.05%) Marketing
5 15 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.51%) Banking
7 12 (3.24%) Military
8 11 (2.97%) Finance
9 7 (1.89%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.89%) Retail
10 6 (1.62%) Publishing
11 5 (1.35%) Electronics
12 4 (1.08%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 199 (53.78%) Developer
2 53 (14.32%) .NET Developer
3 47 (12.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 46 (12.43%) Software Developer
5 38 (10.27%) Architect
5 38 (10.27%) Junior
6 35 (9.46%) Web Developer
7 34 (9.19%) SQL Developer
8 33 (8.92%) Senior Developer
9 32 (8.65%) Java Developer
10 31 (8.38%) Graduate
10 31 (8.38%) Graduate Developer
11 30 (8.11%) Junior Developer
12 29 (7.84%) Java Architect
13 26 (7.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 26 (7.03%) Java Software Developer
13 26 (7.03%) Java Technical Architect
13 26 (7.03%) Junior .NET Developer
13 26 (7.03%) Technical Architect
14 25 (6.76%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (30.27%) .NET
2 92 (24.86%) HTML
3 89 (24.05%) jQuery
4 84 (22.70%) CSS
5 79 (21.35%) ASP.NET
6 69 (18.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (16.76%) AngularJS
8 59 (15.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 46 (12.43%) .NET Framework
10 38 (10.27%) Spring
11 37 (10.00%) Java EE
11 37 (10.00%) WCF
12 34 (9.19%) Web Services
13 31 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (8.38%) CSS3
13 31 (8.38%) RESTful
14 30 (8.11%) Entity Framework
14 30 (8.11%) HTML5
14 30 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
15 28 (7.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.11%) Mathematics
2 62 (16.76%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (10.54%) Algorithms
4 34 (9.19%) Data Structures
5 32 (8.65%) User Experience
6 31 (8.38%) Visualisation
7 24 (6.49%) Statistics
8 20 (5.41%) iPad
9 16 (4.32%) Neural Network
10 15 (4.05%) Management Information System
11 12 (3.24%) Physics
11 12 (3.24%) PKI
12 9 (2.43%) Animation
12 9 (2.43%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
13 7 (1.89%) Device Driver
14 6 (1.62%) Fintech
14 6 (1.62%) mHealth
15 5 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
16 3 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.51%) Linux
2 27 (7.30%) Apple iOS
3 22 (5.95%) Windows
4 18 (4.86%) Android
5 9 (2.43%) Windows XP
6 7 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.54%) Unix
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (23.78%) Web Development
3 85 (22.97%) MVC
4 75 (20.27%) Software Engineering
5 59 (15.95%) Scrum
6 56 (15.14%) Kanban
7 50 (13.51%) TDD
8 48 (12.97%) Validation
9 46 (12.43%) OO
10 42 (11.35%) Presales
11 40 (10.81%) Analytics
12 36 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (9.73%) Multithreading
12 36 (9.73%) Risk Management
13 34 (9.19%) BDD
14 32 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (8.65%) E-Commerce
14 32 (8.65%) Web Application Development
15 31 (8.38%) Front End Development
16 30 (8.11%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 137 (37.03%) C#
2 133 (35.95%) JavaScript
3 100 (27.03%) SQL
4 89 (24.05%) Java
5 68 (18.38%) PHP
6 53 (14.32%) C
7 35 (9.46%) Python
8 34 (9.19%) C++
9 27 (7.30%) Ruby
10 26 (7.03%) F#
11 18 (4.86%) T-SQL
12 17 (4.59%) R
13 15 (4.05%) Embedded C
13 15 (4.05%) Objective-C
14 14 (3.78%) Apple Swift
15 11 (2.97%) MATLAB
16 8 (2.16%) Perl
17 7 (1.89%) Embedded C++
18 5 (1.35%) VB
18 5 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 302 (81.62%) Degree
2 24 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.22%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.78%) ISEB
5 13 (3.51%) HNC
5 13 (3.51%) HND
5 13 (3.51%) PhD
6 11 (2.97%) CISSP
7 10 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.70%) CISM
8 9 (2.43%) CCNP
8 9 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.89%) MCSA
9 7 (1.89%) Postgraduate
10 6 (1.62%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.27%) CISA
13 1 (0.27%) GCIA
13 1 (0.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.19%) QA
2 10 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (3.24%) Hyper-V
1 12 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (7.03%) Kibana
2 6 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.35%) Ansible
3 5 (1.35%) Puppet
3 5 (1.35%) Salt
4 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.27%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (11.35%) Oracle
2 37 (10.00%) Google
2 37 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.32%) Demandware
4 13 (3.51%) VMware
5 10 (2.70%) Cisco
6 9 (2.43%) Orchard
7 5 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.35%) SAP
8 3 (0.81%) IBM
9 2 (0.54%) Apple
10 1 (0.27%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.27%) NetApp
10 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.27%) SaltStack
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