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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 491 444 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.09% 12.03% 13.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.95% 49.94% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 355 393 404
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £51,250
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
983 889 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.21% 24.09% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 778 786 767
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,140
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 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 30 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 51 £42,500 +30.76% 7
Stockport -2 22 £40,500 -10.00% 7
Bolton -4 17 £32,500 -13.33%
Salford +10 15 £26,500 -25.87% 1
Bury - 15 £28,000 - 2
Rochdale - 9 £48,000 -
Wigan -5 7 £25,000 -25.92% 2
Oldham -2 6 £65,000 +146.35%
Cheadle -3 4 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 271 (28.74%) SQL
2 256 (27.15%) HTML
3 247 (26.19%) SQL Server
4 245 (25.98%) .NET
5 227 (24.07%) Finance
5 227 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
6 217 (23.01%) C#
7 213 (22.59%) Computer Science
8 212 (22.48%) JavaScript
9 198 (21.00%) Microsoft
10 190 (20.15%) CSS
11 174 (18.45%) Project Management
12 167 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
13 148 (15.69%) OO
14 134 (14.21%) Java
15 133 (14.10%) MS Excel
16 131 (13.89%) Windows
17 129 (13.68%) MVC
18 124 (13.15%) ASP.NET
19 110 (11.66%) XML
20 102 (10.82%) Scrum
21 98 (10.39%) E-Commerce
22 93 (9.86%) jQuery
23 91 (9.65%) Mathematics
24 88 (9.33%) OOP
24 88 (9.33%) PHP
25 86 (9.12%) Relational Database
26 85 (9.01%) Unit Testing
27 83 (8.80%) VB.NET
28 81 (8.59%) Marketing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 57 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.29%) Apache
3 27 (2.86%) IIS
4 22 (2.33%) CMS
5 18 (1.91%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.17%) WordPress
7 9 (0.95%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.74%) SAS
9 7 (0.74%) Lync
10 6 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.21%) Site Server
13 2 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 133 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 53 (5.62%) MS Office
3 20 (2.12%) MS Project
4 15 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (1.06%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.74%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.32%) SPSS
10 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.21%) Revit
10 2 (0.21%) SketchUp
11 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
11 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 37 (3.92%) Magento
2 25 (2.65%) Google Analytics
3 18 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (1.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (1.48%) SAP CO
4 14 (1.48%) SAP FI
5 8 (0.85%) SAP AFS
6 6 (0.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 5 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.42%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.42%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.32%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.32%) SAP QM
10 2 (0.21%) Sage 1000
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (2.01%) Office 365
2 9 (0.95%) GitHub
3 4 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.32%) SaaS
5 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.65%) Firewall
2 18 (1.91%) WAN
3 17 (1.80%) Intranet
4 15 (1.59%) LAN
5 14 (1.48%) VPN
5 14 (1.48%) SAN
6 13 (1.38%) DNS
7 10 (1.06%) Broadband
8 9 (0.95%) Internet
8 9 (0.95%) NAS
9 8 (0.85%) MPLS
9 8 (0.85%) Ethernet
9 8 (0.85%) HTTP
9 8 (0.85%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.64%) DHCP
10 6 (0.64%) Network Security
10 6 (0.64%) VPLS
11 5 (0.53%) VLAN
11 5 (0.53%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 86 (9.12%) Relational Database
3 70 (7.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 69 (7.32%) MySQL
5 57 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 54 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 52 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 37 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 35 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 23 (2.44%) Data Mining
12 15 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (1.59%) SAP BW
12 15 (1.59%) DB2
13 14 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (1.27%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.17%) OLAP
16 10 (1.06%) Big Data
17 9 (0.95%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 51 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 40 (4.24%) NUnit
4 34 (3.61%) Moq
5 26 (2.76%) Eclipse
6 25 (2.65%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.17%) Selenium
8 10 (1.06%) JUnit
8 10 (1.06%) Subversion
9 8 (0.85%) ReSharper
9 8 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.53%) Maven
10 5 (0.53%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.42%) Xcode
11 4 (0.42%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
11 4 (0.42%) Behat
11 4 (0.42%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.32%) IntelliJ
General
1 227 (24.07%) Finance
2 81 (8.59%) Marketing
3 56 (5.94%) Retail
4 30 (3.18%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.44%) Banking
6 19 (2.01%) Games
7 16 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.38%) Legal
9 8 (0.85%) Advertising
10 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.53%) Back Office
10 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.53%) Local Government
11 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.42%) Billing
11 4 (0.42%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 368 (39.02%) Developer
2 123 (13.04%) Analyst
3 88 (9.33%) .NET Developer
4 77 (8.17%) Graduate
5 76 (8.06%) Software Developer
6 72 (7.64%) C# Developer
7 64 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 60 (6.36%) Consultant
9 54 (5.73%) Junior
10 52 (5.51%) Project Manager
10 52 (5.51%) PHP Developer
11 51 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 41 (4.35%) Java Developer
13 40 (4.24%) Junior Developer
14 39 (4.14%) C# Software Developer
15 37 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
16 36 (3.82%) Web Developer
17 34 (3.61%) Business Analyst
18 30 (3.18%) .NET Software Developer
19 29 (3.08%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (27.15%) HTML
2 245 (25.98%) .NET
3 190 (20.15%) CSS
4 124 (13.15%) ASP.NET
5 110 (11.66%) XML
6 93 (9.86%) jQuery
7 79 (8.38%) .NET Framework
8 76 (8.06%) LINQ
9 73 (7.74%) HTML5
10 72 (7.64%) Web Services
11 71 (7.53%) WCF
12 54 (5.73%) WPF
13 50 (5.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 42 (4.45%) SOAP
14 42 (4.45%) XSLT
15 41 (4.35%) ADO.NET
15 41 (4.35%) RESTful
16 38 (4.03%) WinForms
17 31 (3.29%) J2EE
18 28 (2.97%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 213 (22.59%) Computer Science
2 167 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
3 91 (9.65%) Mathematics
4 54 (5.73%) User Experience
5 47 (4.98%) Management Information System
6 42 (4.45%) Physics
7 30 (3.18%) Statistics
8 29 (3.08%) Social Media
9 28 (2.97%) Mobile App
9 28 (2.97%) Open Source
10 17 (1.80%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.70%) PMI
11 16 (1.70%) Blackberry
12 14 (1.48%) N-Tier
12 14 (1.48%) iPad
12 14 (1.48%) iPhone
13 13 (1.38%) Economics
14 10 (1.06%) Data Extraction
15 9 (0.95%) Online Games
16 8 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 131 (13.89%) Windows
2 79 (8.38%) Linux
3 54 (5.73%) UNIX
4 38 (4.03%) Android
5 35 (3.71%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.06%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (1.06%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.32%) Debian
10 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (18.45%) Project Management
3 148 (15.69%) OO
4 129 (13.68%) MVC
5 102 (10.82%) Scrum
6 98 (10.39%) E-Commerce
7 88 (9.33%) OOP
8 85 (9.01%) Unit Testing
9 75 (7.95%) Analytics
10 73 (7.74%) Software Engineering
11 72 (7.64%) OOD
11 72 (7.64%) Mentoring
12 70 (7.42%) PRINCE2
13 68 (7.21%) TDD
14 61 (6.47%) ITIL
15 57 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (5.73%) CRM
17 52 (5.51%) Coaching
18 51 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
19 50 (5.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 271 (28.74%) SQL
2 217 (23.01%) C#
3 212 (22.48%) JavaScript
4 134 (14.21%) Java
5 88 (9.33%) PHP
6 83 (8.80%) VB.NET
7 53 (5.62%) T-SQL
8 28 (2.97%) VBA
9 25 (2.65%) C
10 24 (2.55%) VB
11 23 (2.44%) Perl
12 20 (2.12%) Objective-C
12 20 (2.12%) Ruby
13 19 (2.01%) PHP5
14 17 (1.80%) Python
15 13 (1.38%) C++
16 12 (1.27%) Delphi
17 11 (1.17%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.06%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.74%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (2.97%) ISEB
2 22 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (1.80%) ISTQB
5 16 (1.70%) PMI Certification
6 15 (1.59%) MCSE
7 13 (1.38%) MCP
7 13 (1.38%) CCNA
8 11 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.06%) MCITP
10 9 (0.95%) Security Cleared
10 9 (0.95%) VCAP
10 9 (0.95%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 8 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.64%) HND
13 5 (0.53%) CCNP
14 4 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.42%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.24%) QA
2 22 (2.33%) 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 17 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.32%) XenApp
4 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.21%) vSphere
5 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.21%) vCloud
5 2 (0.21%) Squid
6 1 (0.11%) Firmware
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.53%) WSUS
3 4 (0.42%) SCCM
3 4 (0.42%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.21%) Nagios
4 2 (0.21%) SCOM
4 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.21%) Cacti
4 2 (0.21%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 198 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 79 (8.38%) Oracle
3 40 (4.24%) SAP
4 27 (2.86%) Citrix
4 27 (2.86%) Google
5 25 (2.65%) Cisco
6 20 (2.12%) VMware
7 16 (1.70%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.17%) Apple
8 11 (1.17%) Coremetrics
9 10 (1.06%) Juniper
10 9 (0.95%) Facebook
11 8 (0.85%) Twitter
11 8 (0.85%) Embarcadero
12 7 (0.74%) HP
12 7 (0.74%) Zend
13 6 (0.64%) Fortinet
13 6 (0.64%) SYSPRO
13 6 (0.64%) Tableau
13 6 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000+ PA depending on experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus package.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus bonus plus benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Jarvis Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum to c£50,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago