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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
North West / Manchester
Rank 45 79 96
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 219 100 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.04% 3.18% 2.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.18% 8.13% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 162 67 93
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1544 1230 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.62% 39.13% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 972 1149
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 - 28 £33,000 - 5
Bolton - 7 £23,500 - 1
Salford - 2 £40,000 - 1
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 277 (79.37%) Degree
2 187 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (36.68%) JavaScript
4 123 (35.24%) C#
5 102 (29.23%) .NET
6 92 (26.36%) HTML
7 90 (25.79%) Java
8 89 (25.50%) SQL
9 85 (24.36%) CSS
9 85 (24.36%) Web Development
10 81 (23.21%) SQL Server
10 81 (23.21%) jQuery
11 77 (22.06%) MVC
12 74 (21.20%) ASP.NET
13 65 (18.62%) Software Engineering
13 65 (18.62%) AngularJS
14 63 (18.05%) Scrum
15 62 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 61 (17.48%) Mathematics
17 59 (16.91%) PHP
18 57 (16.33%) Kanban
19 54 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
20 53 (15.19%) TDD
21 51 (14.61%) .NET Framework
22 49 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 48 (13.75%) Linux
24 42 (12.03%) Games
25 41 (11.75%) OO
26 40 (11.46%) C
26 40 (11.46%) Oracle

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 37 (10.60%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.30%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.44%) SAS
5 10 (2.87%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.72%) CMS
7 5 (1.43%) Confluence
8 4 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.15%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.86%) WordPress
10 1 (0.29%) DNN
10 1 (0.29%) Drupal
10 1 (0.29%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.87%) Stata
3 5 (1.43%) MS Office
3 5 (1.43%) SPSS
4 4 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.29%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.01%) IaaS
4 7 (2.01%) PaaS
4 7 (2.01%) SaaS
5 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.86%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.58%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (1.72%) Internet
3 5 (1.43%) Skype
3 5 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.57%) HTTP
4 2 (0.57%) Intranet
4 2 (0.57%) LDAP
4 2 (0.57%) NAS
4 2 (0.57%) SAN
5 1 (0.29%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.89%) MongoDB
3 34 (9.74%) RDBMS
3 34 (9.74%) Relational Database
4 33 (9.46%) MySQL
5 30 (8.60%) NoSQL
6 27 (7.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (4.87%) Big Data
9 15 (4.30%) Hadoop
10 12 (3.44%) Data Mining
11 11 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.87%) Apache Hive
12 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (2.58%) SQL Server 2000
14 8 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (1.15%) DB2
16 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (10.60%) TeamCity
2 28 (8.02%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.02%) Selenium
3 24 (6.88%) JIRA
4 12 (3.44%) Visual Studio
5 11 (3.15%) NUnit
5 11 (3.15%) Subversion
5 11 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.58%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.01%) AccuRev
8 6 (1.72%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.72%) Gradle
8 6 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.72%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.43%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.43%) TestComplete
10 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.15%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.15%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.15%) Maven
General
1 42 (12.03%) Games
2 22 (6.30%) Legal
3 17 (4.87%) Manufacturing
3 17 (4.87%) Marketing
4 14 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.72%) Law
6 11 (3.15%) Banking
6 11 (3.15%) Electronics
7 10 (2.87%) Military
8 7 (2.01%) Multimedia
9 6 (1.72%) Finance
10 5 (1.43%) Retail
11 4 (1.15%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.57%) Publishing
13 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 193 (55.30%) Developer
2 53 (15.19%) .NET Developer
3 49 (14.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 45 (12.89%) Software Developer
5 36 (10.32%) Architect
6 35 (10.03%) Junior
6 35 (10.03%) SQL Developer
7 32 (9.17%) Graduate
7 32 (9.17%) Graduate Developer
8 30 (8.60%) Junior Developer
9 29 (8.31%) Java Developer
10 27 (7.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 27 (7.74%) Junior .NET Developer
11 26 (7.45%) Java Software Developer
11 26 (7.45%) Web Developer
12 24 (6.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (6.88%) Java Architect
12 24 (6.88%) Senior Developer
13 23 (6.59%) Java Technical Architect
13 23 (6.59%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (29.23%) .NET
2 92 (26.36%) HTML
3 85 (24.36%) CSS
4 81 (23.21%) jQuery
5 74 (21.20%) ASP.NET
6 65 (18.62%) AngularJS
7 62 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (14.61%) .NET Framework
9 49 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 37 (10.60%) CSS3
11 36 (10.32%) Spring
12 35 (10.03%) HTML5
12 35 (10.03%) Java EE
13 34 (9.74%) Entity Framework
13 34 (9.74%) KnockoutJS
13 34 (9.74%) WCF
14 32 (9.17%) RESTful
15 31 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (8.02%) Web Services
17 27 (7.74%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.48%) Mathematics
2 54 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (9.74%) Algorithms
4 30 (8.60%) Data Structures
5 29 (8.31%) Visualisation
6 24 (6.88%) Statistics
6 24 (6.88%) User Experience
7 16 (4.58%) iPad
8 14 (4.01%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.15%) Neural Network
10 10 (2.87%) Physics
10 10 (2.87%) PKI
11 9 (2.58%) Fintech
12 8 (2.29%) Mobile App
13 7 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
14 5 (1.43%) Device Driver
14 5 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
15 4 (1.15%) Animation
15 4 (1.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.75%) Linux
2 21 (6.02%) Apple iOS
3 15 (4.30%) Windows
4 10 (2.87%) Android
5 5 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.15%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.86%) Unix
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) Debian
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (53.58%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (24.36%) Web Development
3 77 (22.06%) MVC
4 65 (18.62%) Software Engineering
5 63 (18.05%) Scrum
6 57 (16.33%) Kanban
7 53 (15.19%) TDD
8 41 (11.75%) OO
9 39 (11.17%) Presales
10 38 (10.89%) BDD
11 37 (10.60%) Analytics
11 37 (10.60%) Front End Development
12 33 (9.46%) Multithreading
12 33 (9.46%) Risk Management
13 32 (9.17%) Validation
14 31 (8.88%) ITIL
14 31 (8.88%) Web Application Development
15 30 (8.60%) E-Commerce
16 29 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (8.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (36.68%) JavaScript
2 123 (35.24%) C#
3 90 (25.79%) Java
4 89 (25.50%) SQL
5 59 (16.91%) PHP
6 40 (11.46%) C
7 33 (9.46%) C++
8 31 (8.88%) Ruby
9 30 (8.60%) Python
10 27 (7.74%) F#
11 18 (5.16%) R
12 16 (4.58%) Objective-C
13 15 (4.30%) Apple Swift
14 14 (4.01%) T-SQL
15 12 (3.44%) Perl
16 9 (2.58%) Embedded C
17 8 (2.29%) MATLAB
18 5 (1.43%) Embedded C++
18 5 (1.43%) Scala
18 5 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 277 (79.37%) Degree
2 24 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.59%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.72%) PhD
5 10 (2.87%) CISM
5 10 (2.87%) CISSP
6 9 (2.58%) CCNP
6 9 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.58%) HNC
6 9 (2.58%) HND
6 9 (2.58%) ISEB
7 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.01%) MCSA
9 6 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.43%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.29%) GIAC
11 1 (0.29%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.31%) QA
2 11 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.01%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.01%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.87%) Hyper-V
1 10 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.15%) Firmware
3 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (7.74%) Kibana
2 8 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.29%) Puppet
3 7 (2.01%) Ansible
4 5 (1.43%) Salt
5 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.29%) LiteSpeed
5 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (11.46%) Oracle
2 33 (9.46%) Google
3 28 (8.02%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.58%) Demandware
5 11 (3.15%) Cisco
5 11 (3.15%) VMware
6 9 (2.58%) Orchard
7 5 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.43%) SAP
8 4 (1.15%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.29%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.29%) Ektron
10 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.29%) NetApp
10 1 (0.29%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.29%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Laptop, ReSharper Licence
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Pension , Medical , Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + career development
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: £Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22714 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago