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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 77 63
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 196 120 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.81% 3.62% 4.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.83% 9.29% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 175 92 139
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1417 1292 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.99% 38.97% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1042 1099
Median salary £40,000 £38,450 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.03% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 May 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 May 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 +10 2 £39,000 +74.10% 4
Oldham -11 1 £35,000 - 1
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 273 (88.93%) Degree
2 129 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (34.85%) Java
4 97 (31.60%) JavaScript
5 84 (27.36%) C++
6 80 (26.06%) C#
7 77 (25.08%) Software Engineering
8 75 (24.43%) Linux
9 73 (23.78%) SQL
10 69 (22.48%) .NET
11 66 (21.50%) HTML
11 66 (21.50%) CSS
12 61 (19.87%) Mathematics
13 50 (16.29%) SQL Server
13 50 (16.29%) OO
14 48 (15.64%) TDD
15 47 (15.31%) Scrum
16 45 (14.66%) Windows
16 45 (14.66%) PHP
16 45 (14.66%) Web Development
17 43 (14.01%) jQuery
18 42 (13.68%) Ruby
18 42 (13.68%) ASP.NET
18 42 (13.68%) Web Services
18 42 (13.68%) Games
19 41 (13.36%) MySQL
19 41 (13.36%) Continuous Improvement
20 40 (13.03%) XML
21 39 (12.70%) Unit Testing
22 38 (12.38%) Selenium

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 17 (5.54%) Elasticsearch
1 17 (5.54%) Node.js
2 11 (3.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.26%) nginx
4 9 (2.93%) Drupal
5 8 (2.61%) GeoServer
6 7 (2.28%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.95%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.63%) Confluence
9 4 (1.30%) Apache
10 3 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.98%) CMS
10 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.98%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.65%) SAS
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.33%) JBoss
12 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.56%) MS Office
3 11 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.63%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.28%) Magento
2 5 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.65%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (1.30%) SaaS
5 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.98%) iTunes
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.89%) HTTP
2 12 (3.91%) 802.11
2 12 (3.91%) Wireless
3 10 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.61%) SSL
5 3 (0.98%) LDAP
5 3 (0.98%) SAN
5 3 (0.98%) VPN
6 2 (0.65%) Internet
6 2 (0.65%) NAS
6 2 (0.65%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.33%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (0.33%) BGP
7 1 (0.33%) DNS
7 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.33%) Intranet
7 1 (0.33%) LAN
7 1 (0.33%) OSPF
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
7 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.36%) MySQL
3 20 (6.51%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.56%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (3.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (2.93%) Redis
9 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.61%) GIS
10 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.95%) Big Data
12 4 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.98%) SQLite
14 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (12.38%) Selenium
2 35 (11.40%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.17%) JIRA
4 18 (5.86%) NUnit
5 15 (4.89%) Moq
6 13 (4.23%) Visual Studio
7 12 (3.91%) Subversion
7 12 (3.91%) TeamCity
8 11 (3.58%) Xcode
9 10 (3.26%) JUnit
10 9 (2.93%) Maven
11 8 (2.61%) Appium
11 8 (2.61%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.61%) JMeter
12 7 (2.28%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.63%) AccuRev
13 5 (1.63%) Gradle
14 4 (1.30%) Gatling
14 4 (1.30%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 42 (13.68%) Games
2 38 (12.38%) Electronics
3 28 (9.12%) Finance
4 26 (8.47%) Retail
5 13 (4.23%) Marketing
6 11 (3.58%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.28%) Local Government
7 7 (2.28%) Publishing
8 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.63%) Back Office
9 5 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.98%) Advertising
10 3 (0.98%) Law
11 2 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 169 (55.05%) Developer
2 61 (19.87%) Software Developer
3 60 (19.54%) Java Developer
4 36 (11.73%) .NET Developer
4 36 (11.73%) Junior
5 35 (11.40%) Graduate
5 35 (11.40%) SQL Developer
6 31 (10.10%) Software Engineer
7 30 (9.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (9.12%) Junior Developer
9 26 (8.47%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (8.14%) Java Software Developer
11 23 (7.49%) C# Developer
12 22 (7.17%) Consultant
13 20 (6.51%) Analyst
14 18 (5.86%) C# Software Developer
15 17 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (5.54%) Senior Developer
16 15 (4.89%) .NET Software Developer
16 15 (4.89%) Audio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (22.48%) .NET
2 66 (21.50%) CSS
2 66 (21.50%) HTML
3 43 (14.01%) jQuery
4 42 (13.68%) ASP.NET
4 42 (13.68%) Web Services
5 40 (13.03%) XML
6 38 (12.38%) Spring
7 37 (12.05%) AngularJS
8 34 (11.07%) .NET Framework
9 32 (10.42%) WCF
10 31 (10.10%) HTML5
11 27 (8.79%) CSS3
11 27 (8.79%) Entity Framework
12 26 (8.47%) Java EE
13 25 (8.14%) Oracle ADF
13 25 (8.14%) RESTful
14 21 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (6.51%) J2EE
16 19 (6.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.87%) Mathematics
2 27 (8.79%) Physics
3 24 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.51%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.86%) Algorithms
6 16 (5.21%) Augmented Reality
7 11 (3.58%) Kinect
8 10 (3.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (2.93%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (2.93%) PMI
9 9 (2.93%) User Experience
10 8 (2.61%) Economics
10 8 (2.61%) Replication
11 7 (2.28%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.28%) Psychology
12 5 (1.63%) Blackberry
12 5 (1.63%) Statistics
13 4 (1.30%) Animation
13 4 (1.30%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.30%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 75 (24.43%) Linux
2 45 (14.66%) Windows
3 23 (7.49%) Unix
4 21 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.56%) Android
6 10 (3.26%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.63%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.65%) CentOS
9 2 (0.65%) Debian
9 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (42.02%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (25.08%) Software Engineering
3 50 (16.29%) OO
4 48 (15.64%) TDD
5 47 (15.31%) Scrum
6 45 (14.66%) Web Development
7 41 (13.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (12.70%) Unit Testing
9 38 (12.38%) MVC
10 32 (10.42%) Multithreading
11 31 (10.10%) E-Commerce
12 26 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 24 (7.82%) Machine Learning
14 22 (7.17%) OOD
15 20 (6.51%) Mentoring
16 19 (6.19%) Project Management
17 18 (5.86%) BDD
18 17 (5.54%) Kanban
19 14 (4.56%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (4.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 107 (34.85%) Java
2 97 (31.60%) JavaScript
3 84 (27.36%) C++
4 80 (26.06%) C#
5 73 (23.78%) SQL
6 45 (14.66%) PHP
7 42 (13.68%) Ruby
8 35 (11.40%) Python
9 31 (10.10%) C
10 14 (4.56%) Perl
11 12 (3.91%) Apple Swift
11 12 (3.91%) Objective-C
12 11 (3.58%) F#
13 10 (3.26%) Go
14 8 (2.61%) ActionScript
14 8 (2.61%) VC++
15 7 (2.28%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.63%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 273 (88.93%) Degree
2 24 (7.82%) PhD
3 9 (2.93%) ISEB
3 9 (2.93%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.98%) MCDST
6 3 (0.98%) MOS
6 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.65%) HND
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.33%) RHCE
8 1 (0.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.12%) QA
2 6 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (2.28%) Docker
2 5 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.98%) Ceph
4 3 (0.98%) XenApp
4 3 (0.98%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.33%) KVM
5 1 (0.33%) oVirt
5 1 (0.33%) Postfix
5 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (3.58%) Kibana
2 8 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.61%) Puppet
3 3 (0.98%) SCCM
3 3 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.98%) Wonderware InTouch
4 2 (0.65%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) Ansible
5 1 (0.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 38 (12.38%) Oracle
2 32 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.23%) Google
4 12 (3.91%) BT
5 9 (2.93%) SAP
6 8 (2.61%) ESRI
7 7 (2.28%) VMware
8 5 (1.63%) Adobe
8 5 (1.63%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.63%) HP
8 5 (1.63%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.98%) Altiris
9 3 (0.98%) AppSense
9 3 (0.98%) Cisco
9 3 (0.98%) Citrix
9 3 (0.98%) Hummingbird
9 3 (0.98%) Interwoven
9 3 (0.98%) Wonderware
10 2 (0.65%) Apple
10 2 (0.65%) Telerik
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Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + lots of extra benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £60000 per annum + paid training
Posted: 10 days ago
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NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000-40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
DataCentred
Salary: Up to £25,000 (Depending on experience) + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago