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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 454 483 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.50% 11.90% 12.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.47% 51.27% 51.57%
Number of salaries quoted 360 354 440
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
849 942 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.38% 23.21% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 692 739 830
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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
Salford +17 19 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Stockport -4 19 £34,500 -13.75% 4
Altrincham -1 13 £36,750 -20.10% 4
Cheadle +9 7 £37,500 +10.29% 6
Oldham -1 7 £20,500 -68.46% 1
Sale - 7 £30,500 - 3
Bolton -4 3 £27,500 +8.91% 2
Bury 0 2 £28,500 +42.50% 2
Wigan -4 2 £40,000 +120.44% 1
Rochdale - 2 £25,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 318 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (31.56%) SQL
3 225 (22.55%) Java
4 222 (22.24%) Finance
5 220 (22.04%) Computer Science
6 189 (18.94%) C#
7 184 (18.44%) JavaScript
7 184 (18.44%) HTML
8 183 (18.34%) .NET
9 182 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
10 167 (16.73%) SQL Server
11 166 (16.63%) Software Engineering
12 160 (16.03%) Microsoft
13 150 (15.03%) CSS
14 143 (14.33%) Windows
15 136 (13.63%) Oracle
16 134 (13.43%) XML
16 134 (13.43%) Project Management
17 133 (13.33%) SDLC
18 120 (12.02%) Scrum
19 111 (11.12%) Web Services
20 110 (11.02%) Linux
21 109 (10.92%) MS Excel
22 104 (10.42%) MVC
23 102 (10.22%) TDD
24 97 (9.72%) ASP.NET
25 96 (9.62%) C++
26 85 (8.52%) SOAP
27 84 (8.42%) OO
28 83 (8.32%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 38 (3.81%) WebLogic
2 36 (3.61%) Oracle Service Bus
2 36 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 34 (3.41%) Apache
4 32 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 28 (2.81%) IIS
6 21 (2.10%) CMS
7 19 (1.90%) MS Exchange
8 18 (1.80%) SAS
9 15 (1.50%) WordPress
10 13 (1.30%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (0.80%) Node.js
11 8 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.60%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.60%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.60%) Drupal
13 5 (0.50%) JBoss
13 5 (0.50%) Lync
Applications
1 109 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 73 (7.31%) MS Office
3 24 (2.40%) Photoshop
4 21 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (1.70%) MS Project
6 15 (1.50%) SPSS
7 14 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.70%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.40%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.20%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.10%) Revit
12 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.10%) ArchiCAD
Business Applications
1 43 (4.31%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.90%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.60%) SAP SD
5 5 (0.50%) Unica
5 5 (0.50%) Magento
5 5 (0.50%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.40%) SAP PP
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.30%) Tridion
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.10%) Summit
9 1 (0.10%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.10%) SAP EHS
9 1 (0.10%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.80%) GitHub
2 6 (0.60%) Office 365
3 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.40%) SaaS
5 3 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.10%) Route 53
7 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.61%) Internet
2 35 (3.51%) Firewall
2 35 (3.51%) LAN
3 34 (3.41%) WAN
4 25 (2.51%) VPN
5 24 (2.40%) DNS
6 23 (2.30%) DHCP
7 20 (2.00%) Wireless
8 19 (1.90%) Network Security
9 15 (1.50%) SAN
10 13 (1.30%) Intranet
11 9 (0.90%) VoIP
11 9 (0.90%) VLAN
12 7 (0.70%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.70%) IPv4
12 7 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.60%) HTTP
13 6 (0.60%) WiMAX
13 6 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
14 5 (0.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (16.73%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 54 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 46 (4.61%) Oracle Database
3 46 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (4.41%) MySQL
5 36 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (2.71%) RDBMS
8 24 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 24 (2.40%) Big Data
8 24 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.20%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.20%) QlikView
11 11 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.80%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (5.41%) Selenium
2 41 (4.11%) SoapUI
3 40 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (4.01%) Maven
4 39 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 37 (3.71%) Jenkins
6 36 (3.61%) JIRA
7 32 (3.21%) NUnit
7 32 (3.21%) Hudson
8 31 (3.11%) Visual Studio
9 23 (2.30%) Subversion
10 16 (1.60%) Eclipse
11 15 (1.50%) Ant
11 15 (1.50%) MSTest
12 11 (1.10%) TeamCity
12 11 (1.10%) JUnit
12 11 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.90%) WatiN
14 8 (0.80%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.50%) PhpStorm
General
1 222 (22.24%) Finance
2 81 (8.12%) Retail
3 77 (7.72%) Marketing
4 55 (5.51%) Banking
5 47 (4.71%) Games
6 42 (4.21%) Law
7 39 (3.91%) Telecoms
8 36 (3.61%) Manufacturing
9 34 (3.41%) Legal
10 10 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.90%) Automotive
12 8 (0.80%) Billing
12 8 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.80%) Electronics
13 5 (0.50%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.40%) Advertising
14 4 (0.40%) Local Government
15 3 (0.30%) iGaming
16 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 293 (29.36%) Developer
2 133 (13.33%) Analyst
3 87 (8.72%) Consultant
4 85 (8.52%) Graduate
5 75 (7.52%) Project Manager
6 74 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 72 (7.21%) Software Engineer
8 61 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 60 (6.01%) Java Developer
10 55 (5.51%) Junior
11 54 (5.41%) Architect
12 43 (4.31%) Business Analyst
13 39 (3.91%) .NET Developer
14 37 (3.71%) Junior Developer
15 34 (3.41%) C# Developer
15 34 (3.41%) Tester
15 34 (3.41%) Graduate Developer
16 27 (2.71%) Oracle Developer
17 26 (2.61%) Designer
18 24 (2.40%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (18.44%) HTML
2 183 (18.34%) .NET
3 150 (15.03%) CSS
4 134 (13.43%) XML
5 111 (11.12%) Web Services
6 97 (9.72%) ASP.NET
7 85 (8.52%) SOAP
8 81 (8.12%) jQuery
9 74 (7.41%) HTML5
10 70 (7.01%) Spring
11 68 (6.81%) JMS
12 65 (6.51%) WSDL
13 63 (6.31%) J2EE
14 61 (6.11%) REST
15 59 (5.91%) Hibernate
16 54 (5.41%) JSON
17 47 (4.71%) Java EE
18 43 (4.31%) Middleware
19 42 (4.21%) XSLT
20 41 (4.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 220 (22.04%) Computer Science
2 182 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (7.21%) Management Information System
4 60 (6.01%) Mathematics
5 45 (4.51%) Mobile App
6 43 (4.31%) User Experience
6 43 (4.31%) Data Centre
7 41 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (2.81%) Social Media
9 26 (2.61%) Physics
10 25 (2.51%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.50%) Data Integration
12 12 (1.20%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.10%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
13 11 (1.10%) Animation
13 11 (1.10%) Interactive TV
14 9 (0.90%) Replication
15 8 (0.80%) GIS
15 8 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 143 (14.33%) Windows
2 110 (11.02%) Linux
3 46 (4.61%) UNIX
4 27 (2.71%) Android
5 25 (2.51%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.90%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.70%) CentOS
11 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.30%) Solaris
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.20%) AIX
13 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.10%) Debian
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (16.63%) Software Engineering
3 134 (13.43%) Project Management
4 133 (13.33%) SDLC
5 120 (12.02%) Scrum
6 104 (10.42%) MVC
7 102 (10.22%) TDD
8 84 (8.42%) OO
9 83 (8.32%) PRINCE2
10 64 (6.41%) Mentoring
11 63 (6.31%) ITIL
11 63 (6.31%) Data Management
12 54 (5.41%) CRM
12 54 (5.41%) Unit Testing
13 53 (5.31%) SOA
14 52 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 45 (4.51%) OOP
16 43 (4.31%) E-Commerce
17 42 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
17 42 (4.21%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 315 (31.56%) SQL
2 225 (22.55%) Java
3 189 (18.94%) C#
4 184 (18.44%) JavaScript
5 96 (9.62%) C++
6 66 (6.61%) PHP
7 52 (5.21%) C
8 47 (4.71%) PL/SQL
9 32 (3.21%) T-SQL
10 25 (2.51%) VB.NET
11 23 (2.30%) VBA
12 18 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 17 (1.70%) Python
14 15 (1.50%) Ruby
15 13 (1.30%) R
16 12 (1.20%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.20%) VB
17 11 (1.10%) VBScript
17 11 (1.10%) CoffeeScript
18 8 (0.80%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (2.91%) CCNA
3 29 (2.91%) CISSP
3 29 (2.91%) ISTQB
4 27 (2.71%) ISEB
5 23 (2.30%) MCSE
6 22 (2.20%) HND
7 16 (1.60%) MCP
8 13 (1.30%) MCITP
9 11 (1.10%) MCSA
9 11 (1.10%) Security Cleared
10 9 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (0.90%) PMP
10 9 (0.90%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 8 (0.80%) APMP
11 8 (0.80%) MCTS
12 7 (0.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.62%) QA
2 20 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.40%) SLA
4 11 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.90%) COBIT
6 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.10%) GMP
8 1 (0.10%) GLP
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.40%) XenApp
4 7 (0.70%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.70%) XenDesktop
4 7 (0.70%) vSphere
5 6 (0.60%) HDFS
5 6 (0.60%) GPFS
6 5 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.50%) XenServer
7 4 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.30%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.20%) Firmware
10 1 (0.10%) KVM
10 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.00%) SCCM
2 8 (0.80%) Nessus
2 8 (0.80%) Nmap
2 8 (0.80%) Puppet
3 7 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (0.60%) WSUS
4 6 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.50%) Oozie
6 3 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.20%) Nagios
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.20%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.10%) Hyperic
8 1 (0.10%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.10%) Opsview
8 1 (0.10%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 160 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 136 (13.63%) Oracle
3 54 (5.41%) VMware
4 30 (3.01%) Citrix
5 28 (2.81%) IBM
6 24 (2.40%) Capita
7 23 (2.30%) Cisco
8 22 (2.20%) SAP
9 20 (2.00%) Twitter
10 17 (1.70%) HP
11 15 (1.50%) Apple
12 14 (1.40%) Splunk
13 13 (1.30%) Adobe
14 12 (1.20%) Dell
14 12 (1.20%) ArcSight
14 12 (1.20%) Telerik
15 11 (1.10%) Hortonworks
15 11 (1.10%) Cloudera
15 11 (1.10%) MapR
16 10 (1.00%) ServiceNow
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: £22,000 -£25,000 Dependant on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 Dependant on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: £22,000 £25,000 Dependant on Experance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 -£35,000 Dependant on Experace
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum + progression, training,
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £15000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-60,000 + Huge Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000
Posted: 23 hours ago