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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 14 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 457 493 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.81% 12.07% 11.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.83% 51.89% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 350 346 379
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,025 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +3.06%
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
899 950 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.23% 23.26% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 721 735 757
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Stockport +2 20 £34,500 -23.33% 5
Salford +7 19 £40,000 +66.66% 3
Altrincham -7 13 £39,250 -12.77% 3
Oldham -1 9 £21,000 -67.69% 1
Sale - 8 £34,375 - 1
Bolton -5 5 £27,500 +25.00% 2
Cheadle +8 4 £38,750 -1.89% 2
Rochdale -8 2 £25,000 -47.91% 2
Bury -3 1 £50,000 +150.00%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 293 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (26.95%) SQL
3 244 (25.00%) Finance
4 218 (22.34%) Computer Science
5 214 (21.93%) Java
6 178 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
7 170 (17.42%) JavaScript
8 162 (16.60%) Microsoft
9 160 (16.39%) HTML
10 151 (15.47%) C#
10 151 (15.47%) Project Management
11 149 (15.27%) .NET
12 148 (15.16%) Software Engineering
13 140 (14.34%) SQL Server
14 132 (13.52%) Oracle
14 132 (13.52%) CSS
15 130 (13.32%) XML
16 129 (13.22%) Windows
17 120 (12.30%) SDLC
18 119 (12.19%) Web Services
19 108 (11.07%) MS Excel
20 101 (10.35%) Scrum
21 97 (9.94%) TDD
22 95 (9.73%) Linux
23 92 (9.43%) Retail
24 91 (9.32%) PRINCE2
25 86 (8.81%) C++
26 81 (8.30%) SOAP
27 80 (8.20%) QA
28 77 (7.89%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (3.59%) WebLogic
2 33 (3.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 33 (3.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (3.18%) SharePoint
4 28 (2.87%) IIS
5 25 (2.56%) Apache
6 17 (1.74%) SAS
6 17 (1.74%) CMS
7 16 (1.64%) MS Exchange
8 13 (1.33%) WordPress
9 9 (0.92%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.82%) Node.js
11 6 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.61%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.61%) Drupal
12 5 (0.51%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.51%) JBoss
12 5 (0.51%) Lync
13 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 108 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 76 (7.79%) MS Office
3 22 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.05%) Photoshop
5 18 (1.84%) MS Project
6 15 (1.54%) SPSS
7 11 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.72%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.31%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.10%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 40 (4.10%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.61%) SAP SD
3 6 (0.61%) SAP CO
3 6 (0.61%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.51%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.51%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.51%) Unica
4 5 (0.51%) Magento
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.31%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.31%) Tridion
7 2 (0.20%) SAP EWM
7 2 (0.20%) Sage ERP X3
7 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (0.72%) Office 365
2 6 (0.61%) GitHub
3 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.41%) SaaS
5 3 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.10%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.00%) Internet
2 38 (3.89%) LAN
3 37 (3.79%) WAN
4 33 (3.38%) Firewall
5 30 (3.07%) DNS
6 25 (2.56%) VPN
7 22 (2.25%) DHCP
8 21 (2.15%) Network Security
9 15 (1.54%) Intranet
10 14 (1.43%) Wireless
11 12 (1.23%) SAN
12 10 (1.02%) VoIP
13 9 (0.92%) TCP/IP
13 9 (0.92%) VLAN
14 7 (0.72%) IPv4
14 7 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (0.72%) HTTP
15 5 (0.51%) SSL
16 4 (0.41%) FTP
16 4 (0.41%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (14.34%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.61%) Relational Database
3 44 (4.51%) MySQL
4 42 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (4.30%) Oracle Database
5 41 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (2.77%) Big Data
8 26 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (2.66%) RDBMS
9 24 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 23 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.23%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.23%) QlikView
12 12 (1.23%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.72%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.72%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (6.05%) Selenium
2 39 (4.00%) JIRA
3 38 (3.89%) Maven
3 38 (3.89%) Visual Studio
3 38 (3.89%) SoapUI
4 37 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (3.48%) Jenkins
6 30 (3.07%) Git (software)
7 28 (2.87%) Hudson
8 25 (2.56%) NUnit
9 21 (2.15%) Subversion
10 17 (1.74%) Eclipse
11 14 (1.43%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.23%) Ant
12 12 (1.23%) JUnit
13 9 (0.92%) HP UFT
13 9 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.92%) MSTest
14 8 (0.82%) FitNesse
14 8 (0.82%) WatiN
General
1 244 (25.00%) Finance
2 92 (9.43%) Retail
3 75 (7.68%) Marketing
4 50 (5.12%) Banking
5 42 (4.30%) Legal
6 39 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 39 (4.00%) Law
7 35 (3.59%) Games
8 32 (3.28%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.23%) Automotive
10 9 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.61%) Advertising
12 6 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.51%) Electronics
14 4 (0.41%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.31%) Billing
16 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 262 (26.84%) Developer
2 138 (14.14%) Analyst
3 97 (9.94%) Graduate
4 88 (9.02%) Consultant
5 77 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 66 (6.76%) Software Developer
6 66 (6.76%) Software Engineer
7 61 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 59 (6.05%) Junior
9 57 (5.84%) Architect
10 50 (5.12%) Business Analyst
11 47 (4.82%) Senior Developer
12 44 (4.51%) Graduate Developer
13 39 (4.00%) Junior Developer
14 37 (3.79%) .NET Developer
14 37 (3.79%) Tester
15 26 (2.66%) Oracle Developer
16 24 (2.46%) Test Manager
17 23 (2.36%) Web Developer
17 23 (2.36%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (16.39%) HTML
2 149 (15.27%) .NET
3 132 (13.52%) CSS
4 130 (13.32%) XML
5 119 (12.19%) Web Services
6 81 (8.30%) SOAP
7 68 (6.97%) ASP.NET
7 68 (6.97%) Spring
8 67 (6.86%) jQuery
9 65 (6.66%) J2EE
10 63 (6.45%) JMS
10 63 (6.45%) HTML5
11 62 (6.35%) Hibernate
12 58 (5.94%) WSDL
12 58 (5.94%) REST
13 51 (5.23%) Java EE
14 48 (4.92%) JSON
15 39 (4.00%) Middleware
15 39 (4.00%) XSLT
16 35 (3.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 218 (22.34%) Computer Science
2 178 (18.24%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (6.86%) Management Information System
4 56 (5.74%) Mathematics
5 45 (4.61%) Data Centre
6 44 (4.51%) Mobile App
7 40 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (4.00%) User Experience
9 30 (3.07%) Social Media
10 22 (2.25%) Client/Server
11 21 (2.15%) Physics
12 15 (1.54%) Data Integration
13 12 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
14 11 (1.13%) Interactive TV
15 10 (1.02%) Replication
15 10 (1.02%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.02%) Algorithms
16 9 (0.92%) Animation
17 8 (0.82%) GIS
18 7 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 129 (13.22%) Windows
2 95 (9.73%) Linux
3 45 (4.61%) UNIX
4 20 (2.05%) Android
5 19 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.84%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.82%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.61%) CentOS
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.31%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.20%) AIX
11 2 (0.20%) Solaris
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (15.47%) Project Management
3 148 (15.16%) Software Engineering
4 120 (12.30%) SDLC
5 101 (10.35%) Scrum
6 97 (9.94%) TDD
7 91 (9.32%) PRINCE2
8 77 (7.89%) ITIL
9 72 (7.38%) MVC
10 70 (7.17%) OO
11 59 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 59 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 58 (5.94%) Data Management
13 57 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 51 (5.23%) CRM
15 50 (5.12%) Analytics
16 48 (4.92%) OOP
17 47 (4.82%) E-Commerce
17 47 (4.82%) SOA
17 47 (4.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 263 (26.95%) SQL
2 214 (21.93%) Java
3 170 (17.42%) JavaScript
4 151 (15.47%) C#
5 86 (8.81%) C++
6 61 (6.25%) PHP
7 47 (4.82%) C
8 44 (4.51%) PL/SQL
9 25 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 21 (2.15%) VBA
11 19 (1.95%) VB.NET
11 19 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.43%) Python
13 13 (1.33%) VBScript
13 13 (1.33%) R
13 13 (1.33%) Ruby
14 11 (1.13%) CoffeeScript
15 9 (0.92%) Objective-C
15 9 (0.92%) VC++
16 8 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (3.59%) CISSP
3 31 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (3.18%) ISEB
4 30 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 29 (2.97%) CCNA
6 26 (2.66%) MCSE
7 23 (2.36%) HND
8 17 (1.74%) APMP
9 15 (1.54%) MCP
10 13 (1.33%) MCSA
11 12 (1.23%) MCITP
11 12 (1.23%) CISM
11 12 (1.23%) Security Cleared
12 10 (1.02%) CISA
13 9 (0.92%) MCTS
13 9 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 7 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.72%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.20%) QA
2 18 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.33%) SLA
3 13 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.92%) COBIT
5 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
System Software
1 50 (5.12%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.02%) XenApp
4 7 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.61%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.61%) vSphere
5 6 (0.61%) HDFS
5 6 (0.61%) GPFS
6 5 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.51%) XenServer
7 4 (0.41%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.10%) KVM
8 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.02%) SCCM
2 8 (0.82%) Nessus
2 8 (0.82%) Nmap
3 7 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (0.72%) Puppet
4 5 (0.51%) Oozie
4 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (0.51%) WSUS
4 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.20%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.10%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.10%) Hyperic
7 1 (0.10%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.10%) Opsview
7 1 (0.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.10%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 162 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 132 (13.52%) Oracle
3 59 (6.05%) VMware
4 47 (4.82%) SAP
5 45 (4.61%) IBM
6 31 (3.18%) Citrix
7 24 (2.46%) Cisco
8 23 (2.36%) Capita
9 18 (1.84%) HP
10 17 (1.74%) Twitter
11 15 (1.54%) Apple
11 15 (1.54%) Splunk
12 14 (1.43%) ArcSight
13 13 (1.33%) Telerik
14 11 (1.13%) Hortonworks
14 11 (1.13%) Cloudera
14 11 (1.13%) MapR
15 10 (1.02%) Adobe
15 10 (1.02%) Cognos
16 9 (0.92%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Market leading career path
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 plus an excellent package
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 45-65K
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
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