The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 460 514 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.77% 12.29% 14.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.45% 52.40% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 345 457 394
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £53,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
894 981 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.88% 23.45% 24.43%
Number of salaries quoted 706 856 755
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,575 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
North West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
Stockport +11 40 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Altrincham -7 19 £46,000 +31.42% 7
Bolton -9 17 £25,250 -32.66% 3
Bury 0 13 £20,000 - 1
Wigan +1 7 £18,145 -32.79% 1
Oldham +6 5 £62,500 +59.25% 1
Salford -6 3 £43,750 +76.76% 10
Sale +7 1 - -
Cheadle -8 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (29.91%) SQL
2 262 (28.92%) .NET
3 247 (27.26%) HTML
4 234 (25.83%) C#
5 231 (25.50%) SQL Server
6 230 (25.39%) Computer Science
7 211 (23.29%) JavaScript
8 198 (21.85%) Finance
9 186 (20.53%) Microsoft
10 177 (19.54%) Project Management
11 174 (19.21%) CSS
12 148 (16.34%) OO
13 143 (15.78%) ASP.NET
14 138 (15.23%) Java
15 132 (14.57%) MVC
16 126 (13.91%) XML
17 117 (12.91%) Windows
17 117 (12.91%) MS Excel
18 107 (11.81%) jQuery
19 106 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
20 98 (10.82%) Scrum
21 97 (10.71%) Unit Testing
22 87 (9.60%) TDD
23 85 (9.38%) VB.NET
24 83 (9.16%) Linux
25 80 (8.83%) Marketing
25 80 (8.83%) .NET Framework
26 77 (8.50%) LINQ
27 75 (8.28%) Software Engineering
28 74 (8.17%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 37 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.87%) IIS
3 21 (2.32%) Apache
4 18 (1.99%) CMS
5 15 (1.66%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.32%) MS Exchange
6 12 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.10%) SAS
8 9 (0.99%) Lync
9 7 (0.77%) WordPress
10 4 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.22%) Drupal
11 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.22%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.22%) Site Server
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 117 (12.91%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.64%) MS Office
3 23 (2.54%) MS Project
4 12 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.66%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) SketchUp
7 2 (0.22%) Revit
7 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 33 (3.64%) Magento
2 14 (1.55%) SAP FI
2 14 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (1.55%) SAP CO
3 8 (0.88%) SAP AFS
4 7 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.66%) Sage 1000
5 6 (0.66%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 4 (0.44%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.33%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
7 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.22%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.11%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.11%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (1.32%) Office 365
2 5 (0.55%) SaaS
3 2 (0.22%) PaaS
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.87%) Firewall
2 16 (1.77%) WAN
2 16 (1.77%) DNS
3 15 (1.66%) LAN
4 14 (1.55%) SAN
5 13 (1.43%) Intranet
5 13 (1.43%) DHCP
6 12 (1.32%) Broadband
6 12 (1.32%) Internet
6 12 (1.32%) MPLS
7 11 (1.21%) Ethernet
7 11 (1.21%) VPN
8 10 (1.10%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.99%) BGP
10 8 (0.88%) iSCSI
10 8 (0.88%) HTTP
11 7 (0.77%) VPLS
12 4 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.44%) SDH
12 4 (0.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (25.50%) SQL Server
2 71 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (5.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 50 (5.52%) Relational Database
6 48 (5.30%) MySQL
7 40 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (1.99%) Oracle Database
9 18 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (1.88%) SAP BW
11 13 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.10%) OLAP
13 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (0.99%) QlikView
14 8 (0.88%) Big Data
14 8 (0.88%) RavenDB
15 7 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (4.86%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (3.75%) Eclipse
4 27 (2.98%) NUnit
5 26 (2.87%) Git (software)
5 26 (2.87%) Moq
6 19 (2.10%) JUnit
7 12 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.32%) Subversion
8 11 (1.21%) Maven
8 11 (1.21%) Ant
9 9 (0.99%) SpecFlow
9 9 (0.99%) Gerrit
9 9 (0.99%) Mockito
10 8 (0.88%) ReSharper
11 6 (0.66%) Selenium
12 5 (0.55%) NetBeans
12 5 (0.55%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.44%) Xcode
14 3 (0.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 198 (21.85%) Finance
2 80 (8.83%) Marketing
3 73 (8.06%) Retail
4 32 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.09%) Legal
6 21 (2.32%) Banking
7 10 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.10%) Advertising
8 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.77%) Games
9 7 (0.77%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.66%) Law
10 6 (0.66%) Back Office
11 5 (0.55%) Electronics
12 4 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.44%) Military
13 3 (0.33%) Local Government
13 3 (0.33%) Billing
14 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 384 (42.38%) Developer
2 116 (12.80%) Analyst
3 113 (12.47%) .NET Developer
4 79 (8.72%) Graduate
5 78 (8.61%) Senior Developer
6 71 (7.84%) Software Developer
7 66 (7.28%) C# Developer
8 64 (7.06%) Consultant
9 57 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 56 (6.18%) Junior
11 52 (5.74%) Java Developer
12 42 (4.64%) Project Manager
12 42 (4.64%) Web Developer
13 38 (4.19%) Junior Developer
14 37 (4.08%) Business Analyst
15 32 (3.53%) Graduate Developer
16 30 (3.31%) Team Leader
16 30 (3.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 28 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
18 26 (2.87%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (28.92%) .NET
2 247 (27.26%) HTML
3 174 (19.21%) CSS
4 143 (15.78%) ASP.NET
5 126 (13.91%) XML
6 107 (11.81%) jQuery
7 80 (8.83%) .NET Framework
8 77 (8.50%) LINQ
9 70 (7.73%) HTML5
10 69 (7.62%) Web Services
11 64 (7.06%) WCF
12 58 (6.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 54 (5.96%) WPF
14 46 (5.08%) Ajax
15 45 (4.97%) XSLT
16 37 (4.08%) J2EE
17 35 (3.86%) ADO.NET
17 35 (3.86%) Spring
18 30 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (3.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 230 (25.39%) Computer Science
2 61 (6.73%) Mathematics
3 47 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 40 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 37 (4.08%) Social Media
6 26 (2.87%) Physics
7 25 (2.76%) Client/Server
8 24 (2.65%) Statistics
9 15 (1.66%) Open Source
10 12 (1.32%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.21%) PMI
12 9 (0.99%) Clustering
12 9 (0.99%) Copywriting
12 9 (0.99%) iPhone
12 9 (0.99%) iPad
13 8 (0.88%) Replication
14 7 (0.77%) Blog
14 7 (0.77%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.66%) Blackberry
15 6 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 117 (12.91%) Windows
2 83 (9.16%) Linux
3 55 (6.07%) UNIX
4 42 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 37 (4.08%) Android
6 32 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.55%) Debian
10 5 (0.55%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (0.44%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.11%) SUSE
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (19.54%) Project Management
2 148 (16.34%) OO
3 132 (14.57%) MVC
4 106 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (10.82%) Scrum
6 97 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 87 (9.60%) TDD
8 75 (8.28%) Software Engineering
9 74 (8.17%) PRINCE2
10 70 (7.73%) E-Commerce
11 68 (7.51%) OOP
12 63 (6.95%) ITIL
13 56 (6.18%) Continuous Integration
14 55 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (6.07%) Web Development
15 47 (5.19%) OOD
16 45 (4.97%) Service Delivery
17 43 (4.75%) CRM
18 39 (4.30%) Analytics
19 31 (3.42%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 271 (29.91%) SQL
2 234 (25.83%) C#
3 211 (23.29%) JavaScript
4 138 (15.23%) Java
5 85 (9.38%) VB.NET
6 74 (8.17%) PHP
7 70 (7.73%) T-SQL
8 34 (3.75%) C
8 34 (3.75%) Perl
9 30 (3.31%) VB
10 27 (2.98%) Ruby
11 23 (2.54%) Objective-C
12 22 (2.43%) Python
13 21 (2.32%) VBA
14 18 (1.99%) PHP5
14 18 (1.99%) C++
15 12 (1.32%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.32%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.21%) Delphi
17 10 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (4.19%) ISEB
2 25 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.10%) MCSE
5 17 (1.88%) MCP
6 16 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.55%) HND
7 14 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.21%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.77%) CCNA
12 6 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.66%) MCITP
13 5 (0.55%) CCNP
13 5 (0.55%) SC Cleared
14 4 (0.44%) ACCA
15 3 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 2 (0.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.20%) SLA
2 24 (2.65%) QA
3 11 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.22%) GMP
6 2 (0.22%) GLP
7 1 (0.11%) EMIR
7 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) COBIT
7 1 (0.11%) MiFID
7 1 (0.11%) COSO
System Software
1 15 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.55%) XenApp
4 5 (0.55%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.55%) vSphere
5 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.44%) vCloud
5 4 (0.44%) Squid
5 4 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (1.21%) Backup Exec
1 11 (1.21%) SCCM
2 7 (0.77%) SCOM
2 7 (0.77%) WSUS
2 7 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.66%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.11%) Nagios
4 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.11%) Cacti
Vendors
1 186 (20.53%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.40%) Oracle
3 33 (3.64%) SAP
4 24 (2.65%) Cisco
5 20 (2.21%) VMware
6 19 (2.10%) Citrix
6 19 (2.10%) Business Objects
7 14 (1.55%) Juniper
8 10 (1.10%) Fortinet
8 10 (1.10%) Zend
9 9 (0.99%) Symantec
9 9 (0.99%) Apple
9 9 (0.99%) Facebook
10 8 (0.88%) Tableau
11 7 (0.77%) Sage
11 7 (0.77%) Avaya
11 7 (0.77%) HP
11 7 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
12 6 (0.66%) EMC
12 6 (0.66%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
MaryJaneFashion.com
Posted: 21 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Nakama
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits+Car
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum generous bonus + other bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harnham
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £49000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago