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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 215 106 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.17% 3.17% 3.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.83% 8.35% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 184 90 141
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1450 1269 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.62% 37.89% 34.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1273 1034 1098
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Altrincham - 6 £39,000 -
Oldham -6 3 £37,500 - 1
Cheadle 0 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £27,500 - 1
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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.

1 301 (86.00%) Degree
2 146 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (32.29%) Java
4 108 (30.86%) JavaScript
5 102 (29.14%) C++
6 96 (27.43%) C#
7 80 (22.86%) SQL
7 80 (22.86%) .NET
8 78 (22.29%) Software Engineering
9 77 (22.00%) Linux
10 76 (21.71%) HTML
10 76 (21.71%) CSS
11 66 (18.86%) Mathematics
12 58 (16.57%) SQL Server
13 57 (16.29%) TDD
14 52 (14.86%) Scrum
14 52 (14.86%) jQuery
15 51 (14.57%) Web Development
15 51 (14.57%) MVC
15 51 (14.57%) OO
16 50 (14.29%) Games
17 47 (13.43%) Electronics
18 46 (13.14%) Windows
18 46 (13.14%) ASP.NET
18 46 (13.14%) PHP
19 45 (12.86%) HTML5
20 44 (12.57%) Ruby
20 44 (12.57%) Unit Testing
20 44 (12.57%) Web Services
20 44 (12.57%) XML

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 21 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.57%) nginx
3 8 (2.29%) Drupal
3 8 (2.29%) GeoServer
3 8 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.71%) Apache Solr
4 6 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (0.86%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.86%) SAS
6 2 (0.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.57%) Confluence
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 37 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.14%) MS Office
2 11 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Magento
2 5 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.57%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (2.29%) SaaS
5 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.86%) iTunes
6 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.57%) 802.11
1 16 (4.57%) Wireless
2 15 (4.29%) HTTP
3 11 (3.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.29%) SSL
5 5 (1.43%) LDAP
5 5 (1.43%) SAN
5 5 (1.43%) VPN
6 4 (1.14%) NAS
6 4 (1.14%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.57%) Internet
8 1 (0.29%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.29%) BGP
8 1 (0.29%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.29%) LAN
8 1 (0.29%) OSPF
8 1 (0.29%) VoIP
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
8 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.86%) MySQL
3 24 (6.86%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 15 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 15 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.57%) Redis
8 9 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.29%) GIS
9 8 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.71%) Big Data
11 6 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.86%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 39 (11.14%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.57%) Selenium
3 21 (6.00%) JIRA
4 16 (4.57%) NUnit
4 16 (4.57%) TeamCity
5 15 (4.29%) Xcode
6 14 (4.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (3.71%) Moq
8 11 (3.14%) Subversion
9 9 (2.57%) JUnit
10 8 (2.29%) JMeter
11 7 (2.00%) AccuRev
11 7 (2.00%) Appium
11 7 (2.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.00%) Maven
11 7 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (1.71%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.14%) Gradle
13 4 (1.14%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.14%) TestNG
General
1 50 (14.29%) Games
2 47 (13.43%) Electronics
3 35 (10.00%) Retail
4 26 (7.43%) Finance
5 18 (5.14%) Marketing
6 12 (3.43%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.00%) Local Government
7 7 (2.00%) Publishing
7 7 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.71%) Back Office
9 5 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.86%) Advertising
11 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 186 (53.14%) Developer
2 67 (19.14%) Software Developer
3 60 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 47 (13.43%) Graduate
5 46 (13.14%) Junior
6 39 (11.14%) .NET Developer
6 39 (11.14%) SQL Developer
7 38 (10.86%) Junior Developer
8 36 (10.29%) Graduate Developer
9 33 (9.43%) JavaScript Developer
10 32 (9.14%) Software Engineer
11 26 (7.43%) Java Software Developer
12 23 (6.57%) Consultant
13 22 (6.29%) C# Developer
14 21 (6.00%) Analyst
15 20 (5.71%) Senior Developer
16 18 (5.14%) C++ Software Engineer
17 17 (4.86%) Junior .NET Developer
18 16 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
18 16 (4.57%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (22.86%) .NET
2 76 (21.71%) CSS
2 76 (21.71%) HTML
3 52 (14.86%) jQuery
4 46 (13.14%) ASP.NET
5 45 (12.86%) HTML5
6 44 (12.57%) Web Services
6 44 (12.57%) XML
7 43 (12.29%) .NET Framework
8 40 (11.43%) WCF
9 39 (11.14%) AngularJS
9 39 (11.14%) CSS3
10 38 (10.86%) Spring
11 35 (10.00%) RESTful
12 34 (9.71%) Entity Framework
13 28 (8.00%) WPF
14 27 (7.71%) Java EE
15 26 (7.43%) Oracle ADF
16 24 (6.86%) Ajax
16 24 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (18.86%) Mathematics
2 30 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.43%) Mobile App
4 25 (7.14%) Physics
5 24 (6.86%) Augmented Reality
6 23 (6.57%) Algorithms
7 15 (4.29%) Kinect
8 13 (3.71%) User Experience
9 11 (3.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (2.57%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (2.57%) Economics
11 8 (2.29%) Replication
12 7 (2.00%) Psychology
13 6 (1.71%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.71%) Data Structures
13 6 (1.71%) Online Games
13 6 (1.71%) Statistics
14 5 (1.43%) PMI
15 4 (1.14%) Animation
16 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.00%) Linux
2 46 (13.14%) Windows
3 26 (7.43%) Unix
4 23 (6.57%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.14%) Android
5 11 (3.14%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.14%) CentOS
6 4 (1.14%) Debian
7 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.86%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (41.71%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (22.29%) Software Engineering
3 57 (16.29%) TDD
4 52 (14.86%) Scrum
5 51 (14.57%) MVC
5 51 (14.57%) OO
5 51 (14.57%) Web Development
6 44 (12.57%) Unit Testing
7 42 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 38 (10.86%) Multithreading
9 35 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 27 (7.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 26 (7.43%) Machine Learning
12 23 (6.57%) Kanban
13 22 (6.29%) BDD
14 20 (5.71%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.71%) OOD
14 20 (5.71%) Project Management
15 18 (5.14%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 113 (32.29%) Java
2 108 (30.86%) JavaScript
3 102 (29.14%) C++
4 96 (27.43%) C#
5 80 (22.86%) SQL
6 46 (13.14%) PHP
7 44 (12.57%) Ruby
8 36 (10.29%) Python
9 34 (9.71%) C
10 16 (4.57%) Apple Swift
10 16 (4.57%) Objective-C
11 15 (4.29%) F#
12 14 (4.00%) Perl
13 11 (3.14%) MATLAB
14 10 (2.86%) Go
14 10 (2.86%) T-SQL
15 8 (2.29%) ActionScript
15 8 (2.29%) VC++
16 7 (2.00%) Shell Script
16 7 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 301 (86.00%) Degree
2 31 (8.86%) PhD
3 8 (2.29%) ISEB
4 5 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.29%) HND
8 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.29%) RHCE
8 1 (0.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.14%) QA
2 6 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.00%) Docker
2 4 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.86%) Ceph
4 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.29%) oVirt
5 1 (0.29%) Postfix
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (4.29%) Kibana
2 10 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.86%) Puppet
3 4 (1.14%) Nagios
4 3 (0.86%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 39 (11.14%) Microsoft
1 39 (11.14%) Oracle
2 16 (4.57%) BT
2 16 (4.57%) Google
3 10 (2.86%) SAP
4 9 (2.57%) VMware
5 8 (2.29%) ESRI
6 6 (1.71%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.43%) Adobe
7 5 (1.43%) Cisco
8 4 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.14%) HP
8 4 (1.14%) NetApp
9 3 (0.86%) Wonderware
10 2 (0.57%) Apple
10 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.29%) Blue Prism
11 1 (0.29%) Facebook
11 1 (0.29%) Perforce
11 1 (0.29%) Telerik
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Advantage Resourcing
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55675 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Personal Developme
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + lots of extra benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 basic + 5,000-6,000 oncall
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HMRC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago