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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 85 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 114 109 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.96% 2.68% 2.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.35% 8.33% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 94 85 94
Average salary £36,875 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £37,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
North West

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
1365 1308 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.48% 32.21% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 993 1010
Average salary £38,000 £37,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +10 15 £40,000 -20.00%
Sale - 4 £40,625 -
Cheadle +7 3 £37,500 -
Bolton +3 2 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Altrincham -1 2 £31,250 +7.75% 1
Rochdale -3 2 £25,000 -47.91%
Stockport -3 1 - -
Bury - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 221 (92.47%) Degree
2 113 (47.28%) Java
3 97 (40.59%) SQL
4 90 (37.66%) Software Engineering
5 89 (37.24%) .NET
6 85 (35.56%) C#
6 85 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (35.15%) JavaScript
8 62 (25.94%) Web Services
9 56 (23.43%) Scrum
10 55 (23.01%) HTML
11 53 (22.18%) XML
12 49 (20.50%) TDD
13 46 (19.25%) Oracle
14 41 (17.15%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (16.32%) Microsoft
16 38 (15.90%) CSS
16 38 (15.90%) Finance
17 37 (15.48%) MVC
17 37 (15.48%) ASP.NET
17 37 (15.48%) Mathematics
18 36 (15.06%) Selenium
19 35 (14.64%) Linux
20 34 (14.23%) OOP
20 34 (14.23%) Windows
21 33 (13.81%) C++
22 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
23 31 (12.97%) OO
24 30 (12.55%) Java EE
24 30 (12.55%) REST

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.51%) Tomcat
1 6 (2.51%) IIS
1 6 (2.51%) WordPress
1 6 (2.51%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.09%) Alfresco
3 4 (1.67%) Apache
3 4 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.26%) CMS
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.84%) SAS
5 2 (0.84%) Drupal
5 2 (0.84%) nginx
5 2 (0.84%) Node.js
5 2 (0.84%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) Confluence
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.28%) MS Office
3 5 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Tridion
1 3 (1.26%) SAP PP
1 3 (1.26%) Magento
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.21%) Internet
2 6 (2.51%) HTTP
3 4 (1.67%) LAN
3 4 (1.67%) WAN
3 4 (1.67%) Firewall
4 3 (1.26%) Wireless
5 2 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.84%) VoIP
5 2 (0.84%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) SAN
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) WLAN
6 1 (0.42%) DHCP
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) NAS
6 1 (0.42%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.42%) 4G
6 1 (0.42%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.42%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (6.28%) MySQL
3 12 (5.02%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.02%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.02%) Big Data
4 8 (3.35%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.51%) DB2
6 5 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.09%) DataStage
6 5 (2.09%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.09%) IBM BigInsights
7 4 (1.67%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.84%) SQLite
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.42%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.42%) HBase
Development Applications
1 36 (15.06%) Selenium
2 22 (9.21%) JIRA
3 18 (7.53%) Eclipse
4 17 (7.11%) NUnit
5 14 (5.86%) Subversion
6 12 (5.02%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.35%) WatiN
9 7 (2.93%) JUnit
10 6 (2.51%) Maven
10 6 (2.51%) Redmine
10 6 (2.51%) Jenkins
11 5 (2.09%) Moq
11 5 (2.09%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.26%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.26%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.26%) Gerrit
13 3 (1.26%) Gradle
General
1 38 (15.90%) Finance
2 14 (5.86%) Games
3 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.18%) Law
5 8 (3.35%) Retail
6 7 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.51%) Banking
7 6 (2.51%) Marketing
8 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 2 (0.84%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.42%) iGaming
10 1 (0.42%) Electronics
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 124 (51.88%) Developer
2 38 (15.90%) Software Developer
3 31 (12.97%) Analyst
4 30 (12.55%) Java Developer
5 29 (12.13%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.53%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.28%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.86%) C++ Developer
8 14 (5.86%) Web Developer
9 13 (5.44%) Graduate
9 13 (5.44%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (4.60%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.60%) C# Developer
10 11 (4.60%) Project Engineer
11 10 (4.18%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.18%) Tester
12 9 (3.77%) Consultant
12 9 (3.77%) Automated Tester
13 8 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (37.24%) .NET
2 62 (25.94%) Web Services
3 55 (23.01%) HTML
4 53 (22.18%) XML
5 38 (15.90%) CSS
6 37 (15.48%) ASP.NET
7 30 (12.55%) Java EE
7 30 (12.55%) REST
8 26 (10.88%) HTML5
8 26 (10.88%) JSON
9 23 (9.62%) SOAP
10 21 (8.79%) WCF
10 21 (8.79%) Spring
11 20 (8.37%) Hibernate
11 20 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (7.95%) J2EE
13 16 (6.69%) jQuery
14 15 (6.28%) AngularJS
15 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (5.86%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.15%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (15.48%) Mathematics
3 26 (10.88%) Management Information System
4 24 (10.04%) Physics
5 16 (6.69%) Mobile App
6 13 (5.44%) User Experience
7 12 (5.02%) Data Integration
8 11 (4.60%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (3.77%) Client/Server
10 8 (3.35%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.93%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.51%) Interactive TV
13 5 (2.09%) Animation
14 4 (1.67%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.84%) Blackberry
15 2 (0.84%) Statistics
15 2 (0.84%) iPhone
15 2 (0.84%) Proteomics
15 2 (0.84%) Blog
15 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.64%) Linux
2 34 (14.23%) Windows
3 14 (5.86%) UNIX
3 14 (5.86%) Android
4 10 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.51%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.26%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.26%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.26%) CentOS
6 3 (1.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (37.66%) Software Engineering
2 85 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (23.43%) Scrum
4 49 (20.50%) TDD
5 37 (15.48%) MVC
6 34 (14.23%) OOP
7 31 (12.97%) OO
8 27 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (11.30%) Mentoring
9 26 (10.88%) BDD
10 23 (9.62%) Project Management
11 22 (9.21%) Workflow
11 22 (9.21%) SDLC
12 21 (8.79%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.95%) Automated Testing
14 17 (7.11%) Time Management
15 16 (6.69%) User Acceptance Testing
16 15 (6.28%) Web Development
16 15 (6.28%) Regression Testing
17 14 (5.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 113 (47.28%) Java
2 97 (40.59%) SQL
3 85 (35.56%) C#
4 84 (35.15%) JavaScript
5 33 (13.81%) C++
6 22 (9.21%) PHP
7 15 (6.28%) PL/SQL
7 15 (6.28%) C
8 13 (5.44%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.35%) VC++
10 6 (2.51%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.51%) Ruby
11 5 (2.09%) Groovy
11 5 (2.09%) Python
11 5 (2.09%) XQuery
11 5 (2.09%) VBA
12 4 (1.67%) Perl
13 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.26%) VBScript
13 3 (1.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 221 (92.47%) Degree
2 13 (5.44%) HND
3 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.51%) MCITP
5 5 (2.09%) MCSE
5 5 (2.09%) MCP
6 4 (1.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.67%) MCSA
7 3 (1.26%) CISSP
7 3 (1.26%) CISA
7 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.84%) ISACA
8 2 (0.84%) MOS
8 2 (0.84%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.04%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.51%) HDFS
1 6 (2.51%) GPFS
2 5 (2.09%) vSphere
3 3 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.42%) XenApp
5 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) Oozie
1 5 (2.09%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.84%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (19.25%) Oracle
2 39 (16.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.44%) Telerik
4 12 (5.02%) IBM
5 11 (4.60%) Apple
5 11 (4.60%) Twitter
5 11 (4.60%) Hortonworks
5 11 (4.60%) Cloudera
5 11 (4.60%) MapR
6 6 (2.51%) Capita
7 5 (2.09%) Ab Initio
7 5 (2.09%) Netezza
7 5 (2.09%) Teradata
7 5 (2.09%) HP
7 5 (2.09%) Informatica
7 5 (2.09%) Cognos
8 3 (1.26%) SAP
8 3 (1.26%) Zend
8 3 (1.26%) VMware
8 3 (1.26%) Google
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