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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 201 123 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 5.58% 3.44% 3.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.73% 9.08% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 174 101 115
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,000
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
1464 1354 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.62% 37.85% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1081 1034
Median salary £40,000 £38,400 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 8 £39,000 +24.80%
Bolton - 6 £40,000 - 1
Oldham - 5 £35,000 -
Cheadle +5 1 - -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 303 (83.70%) Degree
2 155 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (34.81%) JavaScript
4 118 (32.60%) Java
5 105 (29.01%) C++
6 100 (27.62%) C#
7 91 (25.14%) HTML
8 85 (23.48%) .NET
9 84 (23.20%) CSS
10 78 (21.55%) SQL
11 74 (20.44%) Linux
11 74 (20.44%) Software Engineering
12 71 (19.61%) MVC
13 67 (18.51%) SQL Server
14 66 (18.23%) TDD
15 65 (17.96%) Mathematics
16 63 (17.40%) jQuery
17 60 (16.57%) Scrum
18 57 (15.75%) HTML5
19 56 (15.47%) Web Development
20 52 (14.36%) ASP.NET
21 51 (14.09%) PHP
21 51 (14.09%) Electronics
21 51 (14.09%) Games
21 51 (14.09%) AngularJS
22 50 (13.81%) .NET Framework
23 48 (13.26%) CSS3
24 45 (12.43%) Ruby
24 45 (12.43%) Unit Testing
25 44 (12.15%) RESTful

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 26 (7.18%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.76%) nginx
3 8 (2.21%) Drupal
3 8 (2.21%) GeoServer
3 8 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.66%) Apache Solr
4 6 (1.66%) CMS
5 4 (1.10%) SAS
5 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.10%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.83%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 38 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.04%) MS Office
2 11 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.66%) Magento
2 5 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 35 (9.67%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 8 (2.21%) SaaS
5 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.83%) iTunes
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.70%) 802.11
1 17 (4.70%) Wireless
2 12 (3.31%) HTTP
3 11 (3.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.49%) SSL
5 7 (1.93%) LDAP
5 7 (1.93%) SAN
6 6 (1.66%) NAS
6 6 (1.66%) VPN
7 5 (1.38%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.83%) Internet
9 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.28%) BGP
10 1 (0.28%) DNS
10 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.28%) LAN
10 1 (0.28%) OSPF
10 1 (0.28%) VoIP
10 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 42 (11.60%) MySQL
3 24 (6.63%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (6.35%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.80%) MongoDB
6 20 (5.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.76%) Redis
11 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.21%) GIS
13 4 (1.10%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.83%) Big Data
14 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.83%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 38 (10.50%) Git (software)
2 35 (9.67%) Selenium
3 21 (5.80%) TeamCity
4 17 (4.70%) Xcode
5 14 (3.87%) JIRA
6 9 (2.49%) JUnit
6 9 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (2.21%) JMeter
7 8 (2.21%) Subversion
8 7 (1.93%) NUnit
8 7 (1.93%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.66%) AccuRev
9 6 (1.66%) Appium
9 6 (1.66%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.38%) Maven
10 5 (1.38%) Moq
11 4 (1.10%) Gatling
11 4 (1.10%) Gradle
11 4 (1.10%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.10%) TestNG
General
1 51 (14.09%) Electronics
1 51 (14.09%) Games
2 32 (8.84%) Retail
3 17 (4.70%) Finance
3 17 (4.70%) Marketing
4 10 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.93%) Local Government
5 7 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.38%) Back Office
7 4 (1.10%) Publishing
8 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 192 (53.04%) Developer
2 61 (16.85%) Software Developer
3 59 (16.30%) Java Developer
4 53 (14.64%) Junior
5 51 (14.09%) Graduate
6 44 (12.15%) .NET Developer
6 44 (12.15%) Junior Developer
7 41 (11.33%) Graduate Developer
8 39 (10.77%) SQL Developer
9 33 (9.12%) JavaScript Developer
10 28 (7.73%) Software Engineer
11 27 (7.46%) Java Software Developer
12 24 (6.63%) Senior Developer
13 22 (6.08%) Junior .NET Developer
14 21 (5.80%) Analyst
15 20 (5.52%) Consultant
15 20 (5.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
16 19 (5.25%) C++ Software Engineer
17 18 (4.97%) iOS Developer
18 17 (4.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (25.14%) HTML
2 85 (23.48%) .NET
3 84 (23.20%) CSS
4 63 (17.40%) jQuery
5 57 (15.75%) HTML5
6 52 (14.36%) ASP.NET
7 51 (14.09%) AngularJS
8 50 (13.81%) .NET Framework
9 48 (13.26%) CSS3
10 44 (12.15%) RESTful
11 42 (11.60%) Entity Framework
11 42 (11.60%) XML
12 37 (10.22%) Spring
12 37 (10.22%) Web Services
13 35 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (9.67%) WCF
14 32 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 31 (8.56%) Node.js
15 31 (8.56%) WPF
16 30 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.96%) Mathematics
2 33 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.01%) Mobile App
4 28 (7.73%) Augmented Reality
5 23 (6.35%) Algorithms
6 19 (5.25%) Physics
7 17 (4.70%) Kinect
7 17 (4.70%) User Experience
8 11 (3.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 10 (2.76%) Economics
10 9 (2.49%) 3D Graphics
10 9 (2.49%) Replication
11 7 (1.93%) Psychology
12 6 (1.66%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.66%) Online Games
12 6 (1.66%) Statistics
13 4 (1.10%) Animation
13 4 (1.10%) Neural Network
14 3 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.83%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 74 (20.44%) Linux
2 34 (9.39%) Windows
3 27 (7.46%) Apple iOS
3 27 (7.46%) Unix
4 12 (3.31%) Android
5 11 (3.04%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.38%) CentOS
6 5 (1.38%) Debian
7 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (20.44%) Software Engineering
3 71 (19.61%) MVC
4 66 (18.23%) TDD
5 60 (16.57%) Scrum
6 56 (15.47%) Web Development
7 45 (12.43%) Unit Testing
8 44 (12.15%) OO
9 42 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 36 (9.94%) Multithreading
11 34 (9.39%) E-Commerce
12 29 (8.01%) BDD
13 28 (7.73%) Kanban
14 27 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (5.80%) Front End Development
15 21 (5.80%) Machine Learning
15 21 (5.80%) Project Management
16 20 (5.52%) Dependency Injection
16 20 (5.52%) ITIL
16 20 (5.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 126 (34.81%) JavaScript
2 118 (32.60%) Java
3 105 (29.01%) C++
4 100 (27.62%) C#
5 78 (21.55%) SQL
6 51 (14.09%) PHP
7 45 (12.43%) Ruby
8 34 (9.39%) C
8 34 (9.39%) Python
9 22 (6.08%) Apple Swift
9 22 (6.08%) Objective-C
10 20 (5.52%) F#
11 16 (4.42%) MATLAB
12 15 (4.14%) Perl
13 12 (3.31%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.76%) Go
15 8 (2.21%) ActionScript
16 7 (1.93%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.38%) VB
17 5 (1.38%) VC++
Qualifications
1 303 (83.70%) Degree
2 30 (8.29%) PhD
3 7 (1.93%) ISEB
4 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.35%) QA
2 7 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.38%) Docker
2 3 (0.83%) Ceph
3 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) KVM
4 1 (0.28%) oVirt
4 1 (0.28%) Postfix
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (5.52%) Kibana
2 12 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.31%) Puppet
3 5 (1.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.50%) Oracle
3 21 (5.80%) Google
4 17 (4.70%) BT
5 8 (2.21%) ESRI
5 8 (2.21%) SAP
6 7 (1.93%) Cisco
6 7 (1.93%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.93%) VMware
7 5 (1.38%) NetApp
8 4 (1.10%) Adobe
9 3 (0.83%) HP
10 2 (0.55%) Apple
10 2 (0.55%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.28%) Blue Prism
11 1 (0.28%) Facebook
11 1 (0.28%) Perforce
11 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.28%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cancer Research Manchester Institute
Salary: From £30,100 to £49,100 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Via Resource
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £10000 - £35000 Per Annum Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 25000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Huxley
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Huxley
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago