The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 487 439 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.99% 11.58% 13.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.10% 48.83% 54.82%
Number of salaries quoted 347 389 382
Average salary £38,500 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Degree
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
972 899 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.93% 23.72% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 767 795 759
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Degree
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Manchester region.

Degree Salary Trend in Manchester

Degree
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Manchester

Degree
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +1 48 £45,000 +34.32% 7
Stockport -1 19 £45,000 +21.62% 5
Bolton -7 16 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Salford +13 13 £21,500 -31.74% 1
Bury - 12 £24,000 - 2
Rochdale - 9 £48,000 -
Oldham 0 7 £61,250 +81.37%
Wigan -5 6 £25,000 -25.92% 2
Cheadle -3 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 265 (28.37%) SQL
2 253 (27.09%) SQL Server
3 250 (26.77%) .NET
4 247 (26.45%) HTML
5 228 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
6 225 (24.09%) Finance
7 220 (23.55%) C#
8 216 (23.13%) Computer Science
9 206 (22.06%) JavaScript
10 201 (21.52%) Microsoft
11 181 (19.38%) CSS
12 168 (17.99%) Project Management
13 165 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
14 147 (15.74%) OO
15 132 (14.13%) Windows
16 131 (14.03%) MS Excel
17 128 (13.70%) MVC
18 127 (13.60%) ASP.NET
18 127 (13.60%) Java
19 114 (12.21%) XML
20 103 (11.03%) Scrum
21 98 (10.49%) E-Commerce
22 93 (9.96%) Mathematics
23 91 (9.74%) jQuery
24 88 (9.42%) VB.NET
25 87 (9.31%) Relational Database
26 86 (9.21%) Unit Testing
27 83 (8.89%) .NET Framework
27 83 (8.89%) OOP
28 81 (8.67%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.78%) IIS
2 26 (2.78%) Apache
3 21 (2.25%) CMS
4 17 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.18%) WebLogic
6 10 (1.07%) WordPress
7 9 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.75%) Lync
9 6 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.64%) SAS
10 5 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.21%) Site Server
12 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 131 (14.03%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.46%) MS Office
3 18 (1.93%) MS Project
4 15 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.21%) Revit
9 2 (0.21%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.21%) SPSS
10 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 36 (3.85%) Magento
2 25 (2.68%) Google Analytics
3 17 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (1.61%) SAP CO
4 15 (1.61%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.86%) SAP AFS
6 6 (0.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 5 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.43%) Sage 1000
8 4 (0.43%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.43%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.32%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.32%) SAP QM
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (2.03%) Office 365
2 7 (0.75%) GitHub
3 4 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.32%) SaaS
5 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.57%) Firewall
2 18 (1.93%) WAN
3 16 (1.71%) LAN
4 15 (1.61%) Intranet
5 13 (1.39%) VPN
5 13 (1.39%) DNS
5 13 (1.39%) SAN
6 10 (1.07%) Broadband
7 9 (0.96%) Ethernet
7 9 (0.96%) Internet
7 9 (0.96%) NAS
8 8 (0.86%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.86%) MPLS
8 8 (0.86%) DHCP
9 7 (0.75%) HTTP
10 6 (0.64%) VPLS
10 6 (0.64%) iSCSI
11 5 (0.54%) Network Security
12 4 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (27.09%) SQL Server
2 87 (9.31%) Relational Database
3 73 (7.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 58 (6.21%) MySQL
6 55 (5.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 54 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 41 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (2.46%) Data Mining
12 17 (1.82%) SAP BW
13 16 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (1.61%) DB2
15 14 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (1.28%) OLAP
16 12 (1.28%) RDBMS
17 10 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (1.07%) Big Data
18 9 (0.96%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 52 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (4.50%) Visual Studio
2 42 (4.50%) NUnit
3 36 (3.85%) Moq
4 29 (3.10%) Eclipse
5 25 (2.68%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.18%) JUnit
7 10 (1.07%) Subversion
7 10 (1.07%) Selenium
8 8 (0.86%) ReSharper
8 8 (0.86%) SpecFlow
9 7 (0.75%) Maven
10 6 (0.64%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.54%) Ant
11 5 (0.54%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.43%) Xcode
12 4 (0.43%) Mockito
12 4 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (0.43%) Gerrit
13 3 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 225 (24.09%) Finance
2 80 (8.57%) Marketing
3 62 (6.64%) Retail
4 30 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.46%) Banking
6 20 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.82%) Games
8 15 (1.61%) Legal
9 9 (0.96%) Advertising
10 7 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.64%) Electronics
12 5 (0.54%) Back Office
12 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.54%) Local Government
13 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.43%) Billing
14 3 (0.32%) Military
14 3 (0.32%) Law
15 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 357 (38.22%) Developer
2 124 (13.28%) Analyst
3 96 (10.28%) .NET Developer
4 77 (8.24%) C# Developer
5 76 (8.14%) Software Developer
6 75 (8.03%) Graduate
7 60 (6.42%) Senior Developer
8 57 (6.10%) Consultant
9 56 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 55 (5.89%) Junior
11 49 (5.25%) Project Manager
12 41 (4.39%) PHP Developer
12 41 (4.39%) C# Software Developer
13 40 (4.28%) Junior Developer
13 40 (4.28%) Java Developer
14 35 (3.75%) Web Developer
15 34 (3.64%) Business Analyst
16 33 (3.53%) Graduate Developer
17 32 (3.43%) .NET Software Developer
18 29 (3.10%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (26.77%) .NET
2 247 (26.45%) HTML
3 181 (19.38%) CSS
4 127 (13.60%) ASP.NET
5 114 (12.21%) XML
6 91 (9.74%) jQuery
7 83 (8.89%) .NET Framework
8 80 (8.57%) LINQ
9 74 (7.92%) WCF
9 74 (7.92%) Web Services
10 69 (7.39%) HTML5
11 55 (5.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 55 (5.89%) WPF
12 43 (4.60%) ADO.NET
12 43 (4.60%) XSLT
13 42 (4.50%) SOAP
14 40 (4.28%) RESTful
15 36 (3.85%) WinForms
16 29 (3.10%) J2EE
17 26 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 216 (23.13%) Computer Science
2 165 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (9.96%) Mathematics
4 52 (5.57%) User Experience
5 47 (5.03%) Management Information System
6 45 (4.82%) Physics
7 31 (3.32%) Social Media
8 28 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 28 (3.00%) Statistics
9 23 (2.46%) Open Source
10 20 (2.14%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.71%) PMI
11 16 (1.71%) Blackberry
12 14 (1.50%) N-Tier
12 14 (1.50%) iPad
12 14 (1.50%) iPhone
13 13 (1.39%) Economics
14 10 (1.07%) Data Extraction
15 9 (0.96%) Online Games
16 7 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 132 (14.13%) Windows
2 75 (8.03%) Linux
3 56 (6.00%) UNIX
4 37 (3.96%) Android
5 35 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 28 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.07%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (1.07%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.21%) Debian
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (17.99%) Project Management
3 147 (15.74%) OO
4 128 (13.70%) MVC
5 103 (11.03%) Scrum
6 98 (10.49%) E-Commerce
7 86 (9.21%) Unit Testing
8 83 (8.89%) OOP
9 75 (8.03%) Analytics
10 74 (7.92%) OOD
11 73 (7.82%) TDD
12 70 (7.49%) Mentoring
13 69 (7.39%) Software Engineering
14 65 (6.96%) PRINCE2
15 60 (6.42%) ITIL
16 59 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
17 51 (5.46%) Web Development
18 49 (5.25%) CRM
18 49 (5.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 265 (28.37%) SQL
2 220 (23.55%) C#
3 206 (22.06%) JavaScript
4 127 (13.60%) Java
5 88 (9.42%) VB.NET
6 76 (8.14%) PHP
7 54 (5.78%) T-SQL
8 29 (3.10%) C
9 28 (3.00%) VBA
10 26 (2.78%) VB
11 22 (2.36%) Perl
12 20 (2.14%) Ruby
13 18 (1.93%) Python
14 17 (1.82%) C++
14 17 (1.82%) Objective-C
15 16 (1.71%) PHP5
16 13 (1.39%) Delphi
17 11 (1.18%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.07%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (3.10%) ISEB
2 23 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (1.93%) ISTQB
5 16 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.71%) MCSE
6 14 (1.50%) MCP
7 13 (1.39%) CCNA
8 11 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.07%) MCITP
10 9 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (0.96%) VCAP
10 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 7 (0.75%) Security Cleared
11 7 (0.75%) HND
12 5 (0.54%) CCNP
13 4 (0.43%) ACCA
14 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.96%) QA
2 22 (2.36%) SLA
3 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.21%) GMP
4 2 (0.21%) GLP
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.32%) XenApp
3 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.21%) vSphere
4 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.21%) vCloud
4 2 (0.21%) Squid
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.64%) SCCM
3 5 (0.54%) WSUS
4 4 (0.43%) SCOM
4 4 (0.43%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.43%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.21%) Nagios
5 2 (0.21%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.21%) Cacti
6 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 201 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.67%) Oracle
3 39 (4.18%) SAP
4 27 (2.89%) Citrix
4 27 (2.89%) Google
5 23 (2.46%) Cisco
6 19 (2.03%) VMware
7 17 (1.82%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.18%) Apple
8 11 (1.18%) Coremetrics
9 10 (1.07%) Juniper
10 9 (0.96%) Facebook
11 8 (0.86%) Embarcadero
12 7 (0.75%) HP
13 6 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (0.64%) Fortinet
13 6 (0.64%) SYSPRO
13 6 (0.64%) Tableau
14 5 (0.54%) Xamarin
14 5 (0.54%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: good engineering salary available
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Varied
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum + bonus, pension, car, shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago