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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 74 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 140 109 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.69% 2.82% 2.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.11% 7.88% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 129 83 81
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £48,000
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
1537 1384 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.50% 35.85% 33.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1107 1033
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Bolton -2 9 £42,500 +54.54%
Bury +3 5 £32,000 -36.00%
Altrincham +11 2 £34,500 +10.40% 1
Oldham - 2 £32,500 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 290 (81.69%) Degree
2 168 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (36.06%) JavaScript
4 108 (30.42%) Java
5 103 (29.01%) C#
6 96 (27.04%) C++
7 89 (25.07%) HTML
8 85 (23.94%) .NET
9 84 (23.66%) CSS
10 78 (21.97%) SQL Server
11 76 (21.41%) SQL
12 73 (20.56%) MVC
13 70 (19.72%) TDD
14 67 (18.87%) Software Engineering
14 67 (18.87%) Scrum
15 66 (18.59%) jQuery
16 65 (18.31%) Web Development
16 65 (18.31%) AngularJS
17 64 (18.03%) Linux
18 63 (17.75%) HTML5
19 58 (16.34%) CSS3
20 57 (16.06%) .NET Framework
21 55 (15.49%) Mathematics
22 52 (14.65%) ASP.NET
23 49 (13.80%) Electronics
24 47 (13.24%) Games
25 46 (12.96%) MS Excel
25 46 (12.96%) Entity Framework
26 45 (12.68%) PHP
27 44 (12.39%) Kanban

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 34 (9.58%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.54%) CMS
3 8 (2.25%) Apache Solr
4 6 (1.69%) nginx
4 6 (1.69%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.41%) Drupal
5 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.13%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.13%) GeoServer
6 4 (1.13%) SAS
7 3 (0.85%) WordPress
8 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.28%) Confluence
9 1 (0.28%) DNN
9 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.54%) MS Office
2 9 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Magento
1 6 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.28%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.25%) SaaS
4 5 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.56%) GitHub
5 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.28%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.94%) 802.11
1 14 (3.94%) Wireless
2 9 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.25%) HTTP
4 7 (1.97%) LDAP
4 7 (1.97%) SAN
5 6 (1.69%) NAS
5 6 (1.69%) VPN
6 5 (1.41%) OpenVPN
6 5 (1.41%) SSL
7 2 (0.56%) Internet
7 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.28%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.28%) BGP
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.28%) Intranet
8 1 (0.28%) OSPF
8 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.45%) MongoDB
2 30 (8.45%) MySQL
3 27 (7.61%) NoSQL
3 27 (7.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 21 (5.92%) Relational Database
5 19 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (3.66%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (1.69%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.41%) Redis
13 4 (1.13%) Big Data
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.01%) TeamCity
3 31 (8.73%) Selenium
4 15 (4.23%) JIRA
5 13 (3.66%) Xcode
6 9 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 8 (2.25%) AccuRev
7 8 (2.25%) Subversion
8 7 (1.97%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.69%) NUnit
10 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.41%) JMeter
10 5 (1.41%) JUnit
11 4 (1.13%) Gatling
11 4 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.13%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.85%) Appium
13 2 (0.56%) Grunt
13 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (13.80%) Electronics
2 47 (13.24%) Games
3 28 (7.89%) Retail
4 22 (6.20%) Marketing
5 13 (3.66%) Finance
6 10 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.13%) Back Office
8 4 (1.13%) Local Government
9 3 (0.85%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 195 (54.93%) Developer
2 57 (16.06%) Software Developer
3 51 (14.37%) Graduate
3 51 (14.37%) Junior
4 47 (13.24%) .NET Developer
5 45 (12.68%) Graduate Developer
5 45 (12.68%) Junior Developer
6 44 (12.39%) Java Developer
7 39 (10.99%) JavaScript Developer
8 37 (10.42%) SQL Developer
9 27 (7.61%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 27 (7.61%) Java Software Developer
9 27 (7.61%) Junior .NET Developer
9 27 (7.61%) Software Engineer
10 26 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (5.92%) Senior Developer
12 20 (5.63%) C++ Software Engineer
13 19 (5.35%) Analyst
14 18 (5.07%) iOS Developer
15 16 (4.51%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (25.07%) HTML
2 85 (23.94%) .NET
3 84 (23.66%) CSS
4 66 (18.59%) jQuery
5 65 (18.31%) AngularJS
6 63 (17.75%) HTML5
7 58 (16.34%) CSS3
8 57 (16.06%) .NET Framework
9 52 (14.65%) ASP.NET
10 46 (12.96%) Entity Framework
11 43 (12.11%) RESTful
12 40 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (11.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 37 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (10.42%) WCF
14 36 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
14 36 (10.14%) WPF
15 32 (9.01%) Spring
16 30 (8.45%) XML
17 27 (7.61%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.49%) Mathematics
2 37 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.45%) Algorithms
4 25 (7.04%) Augmented Reality
5 19 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 19 (5.35%) User Experience
6 17 (4.79%) Kinect
7 11 (3.10%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.82%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (2.82%) Physics
9 9 (2.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (2.54%) Replication
10 8 (2.25%) Statistics
11 7 (1.97%) Economics
11 7 (1.97%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.41%) Online Games
13 4 (1.13%) Neural Network
13 4 (1.13%) Psychology
14 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.85%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.03%) Linux
2 27 (7.61%) Windows
3 21 (5.92%) Apple iOS
4 19 (5.35%) Unix
5 9 (2.54%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.41%) CentOS
6 5 (1.41%) Debian
7 3 (0.85%) Android
7 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (20.56%) MVC
3 70 (19.72%) TDD
4 67 (18.87%) Scrum
4 67 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 65 (18.31%) Web Development
6 44 (12.39%) Kanban
7 43 (12.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 42 (11.83%) Multithreading
9 40 (11.27%) OO
10 36 (10.14%) BDD
11 35 (9.86%) Unit Testing
12 34 (9.58%) E-Commerce
13 33 (9.30%) Front End Development
14 27 (7.61%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (7.61%) Web Application Development
15 21 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (5.63%) ITIL
16 20 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
17 19 (5.35%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 128 (36.06%) JavaScript
2 108 (30.42%) Java
3 103 (29.01%) C#
4 96 (27.04%) C++
5 76 (21.41%) SQL
6 45 (12.68%) PHP
7 42 (11.83%) Ruby
8 28 (7.89%) C
8 28 (7.89%) Python
9 27 (7.61%) F#
10 21 (5.92%) Apple Swift
10 21 (5.92%) Objective-C
11 18 (5.07%) MATLAB
12 14 (3.94%) Perl
12 14 (3.94%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.97%) VC++
14 6 (1.69%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.41%) Go
16 4 (1.13%) ActionScript
16 4 (1.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 290 (81.69%) Degree
2 31 (8.73%) PhD
3 5 (1.41%) ISEB
4 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.79%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.41%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Ceph
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) KVM
3 1 (0.28%) oVirt
3 1 (0.28%) Postfix
3 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (7.61%) Kibana
2 13 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (3.66%) Puppet
3 5 (1.41%) Nagios
4 2 (0.56%) Ansible
5 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.28%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 41 (11.55%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.30%) Oracle
3 28 (7.89%) Google
4 14 (3.94%) BT
5 10 (2.82%) SAP
6 8 (2.25%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.97%) VMware
8 6 (1.69%) Cisco
9 5 (1.41%) NetApp
10 4 (1.13%) ESRI
10 4 (1.13%) Orchard
11 3 (0.85%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.56%) Apple
12 2 (0.56%) IBM
13 1 (0.28%) Ektron
13 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.28%) Perforce
13 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.28%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northenden, Manchester,
Woodman Recruitment Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Innovative Technology
Salary: £30K-£45K p/a DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £26500 per annum + bonus structure
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London or Manchester
ORC International
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ORC International
Posted: 25 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Aquilaheywood Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago