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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 18 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 440 578 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.87% 14.09% 12.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.51% 53.57% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 366 506 371
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
907 1079 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.41% 26.30% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 749 915 711
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -5 34 £32,500 +12.06% 4
Altrincham -4 19 £25,000 -25.37% 4
Bolton -8 19 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cheadle -7 11 £45,000 -10.00%
Oldham -7 11 £32,500 +2.70% 4
Wigan +6 10 £26,000 -22.38% 1
Salford -4 4 £49,000 +81.48% 9
Rochdale 0 2 £30,250 +40.69%
Ashton-under-Lyne +4 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Sale -1 1 £21,000 -37.31%
Bury -6 1 £40,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 299 (33.71%) SQL
2 201 (22.66%) .NET
3 196 (22.10%) Computer Science
4 194 (21.87%) C#
5 189 (21.31%) HTML
6 176 (19.84%) Finance
7 168 (18.94%) SQL Server
8 156 (17.59%) JavaScript
9 149 (16.80%) Java
9 149 (16.80%) Project Management
10 144 (16.23%) Microsoft
11 143 (16.12%) OO
12 127 (14.32%) CSS
13 118 (13.30%) ASP.NET
14 109 (12.29%) XML
15 107 (12.06%) jQuery
16 102 (11.50%) MVC
17 101 (11.39%) Linux
18 100 (11.27%) Marketing
19 91 (10.26%) Software Engineering
20 89 (10.03%) Windows
21 79 (8.91%) MS Excel
22 77 (8.68%) E-Commerce
23 76 (8.57%) Web Services
24 75 (8.46%) PHP
24 75 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
25 74 (8.34%) Scrum
25 74 (8.34%) T-SQL
25 74 (8.34%) ITIL
26 73 (8.23%) Retail

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (2.37%) Tomcat
2 20 (2.25%) CMS
3 19 (2.14%) WebLogic
3 19 (2.14%) IIS
4 18 (2.03%) Apache
5 14 (1.58%) SAS
6 11 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.79%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.56%) Lync
9 4 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (0.34%) WordPress
11 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.23%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.23%) Drupal
11 2 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 79 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.04%) MS Office
3 25 (2.82%) MS Project
4 5 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.11%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.11%) Revit
6 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (2.48%) Magento
2 17 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.69%) SAP CRM
4 10 (1.13%) SAP FI
4 10 (1.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (1.13%) SAP CO
4 10 (1.13%) Visualfiles
5 8 (0.90%) Sage 1000
6 6 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.45%) Agresso
7 4 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.34%) SAP PM
8 3 (0.34%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.23%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.23%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.23%) SAP WM
9 2 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.34%) SaaS
1 3 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.23%) Office 365
2 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.71%) Firewall
2 19 (2.14%) SAN
3 12 (1.35%) DHCP
3 12 (1.35%) DNS
4 9 (1.01%) SMS
4 9 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.90%) LAN
6 7 (0.79%) Broadband
6 7 (0.79%) Internet
7 6 (0.68%) HTTP
7 6 (0.68%) MPLS
7 6 (0.68%) WAN
8 5 (0.56%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.56%) BGP
9 4 (0.45%) VPN
9 4 (0.45%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.45%) SDH
9 4 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.45%) Wireless
10 3 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (18.94%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (5.30%) Oracle Database
4 46 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (4.28%) MySQL
7 37 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 35 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 34 (3.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 33 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (1.47%) SAP BW
15 11 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (1.13%) QlikView
17 8 (0.90%) OLAP
17 8 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
18 6 (0.68%) Ingres
18 6 (0.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (4.40%) Eclipse
2 35 (3.95%) JUnit
3 31 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 27 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (2.71%) Git (software)
6 18 (2.03%) Ant
6 18 (2.03%) Maven
7 17 (1.92%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.69%) Selenium
9 14 (1.58%) Gerrit
9 14 (1.58%) Mockito
10 12 (1.35%) Subversion
11 10 (1.13%) NUnit
11 10 (1.13%) Moq
12 9 (1.01%) NetBeans
13 7 (0.79%) QUnit
13 7 (0.79%) Jasmine
13 7 (0.79%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.79%) JSHint
14 3 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 176 (19.84%) Finance
2 100 (11.27%) Marketing
3 73 (8.23%) Retail
4 52 (5.86%) Legal
5 23 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.69%) Banking
7 14 (1.58%) Back Office
8 10 (1.13%) Law
8 10 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 8 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.90%) Electronics
10 6 (0.68%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.56%) Local Government
12 4 (0.45%) Advertising
12 4 (0.45%) Games
12 4 (0.45%) Military
13 3 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 359 (40.47%) Developer
2 125 (14.09%) Analyst
3 113 (12.74%) Consultant
4 87 (9.81%) .NET Developer
5 86 (9.70%) Senior Developer
6 70 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 65 (7.33%) Software Developer
8 59 (6.65%) Graduate
9 55 (6.20%) Junior
10 43 (4.85%) C# Developer
11 40 (4.51%) Web Developer
11 40 (4.51%) Project Manager
12 36 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 34 (3.83%) Business Analyst
14 33 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (3.27%) Software Engineer
16 27 (3.04%) Graduate Developer
17 26 (2.93%) Tester
18 24 (2.71%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (22.66%) .NET
2 189 (21.31%) HTML
3 127 (14.32%) CSS
4 118 (13.30%) ASP.NET
5 109 (12.29%) XML
6 107 (12.06%) jQuery
7 76 (8.57%) Web Services
8 56 (6.31%) Ajax
9 48 (5.41%) .NET Framework
10 47 (5.30%) J2EE
11 44 (4.96%) LINQ
12 41 (4.62%) HTML5
13 37 (4.17%) Spring
14 35 (3.95%) WPF
15 33 (3.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 29 (3.27%) EJB
17 27 (3.04%) JSP
18 26 (2.93%) WCF
19 25 (2.82%) Hibernate
20 23 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 196 (22.10%) Computer Science
2 53 (5.98%) Mobile App
3 41 (4.62%) Mathematics
4 36 (4.06%) Social Media
5 33 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 28 (3.16%) Client/Server
7 20 (2.25%) Open Source
8 17 (1.92%) AS400
9 13 (1.47%) Physics
9 13 (1.47%) Statistics
10 12 (1.35%) PMI
10 12 (1.35%) Clustering
11 9 (1.01%) Copywriting
11 9 (1.01%) Blog
11 9 (1.01%) Telematics
11 9 (1.01%) Replication
12 6 (0.68%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.68%) Economics
12 6 (0.68%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 101 (11.39%) Linux
2 89 (10.03%) Windows
3 67 (7.55%) UNIX
4 41 (4.62%) Apple iOS
5 31 (3.49%) Android
6 29 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.45%) Debian
10 3 (0.34%) CentOS
10 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.23%) Solaris
11 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (16.80%) Project Management
2 143 (16.12%) OO
3 102 (11.50%) MVC
4 91 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 77 (8.68%) E-Commerce
6 75 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (8.34%) Scrum
7 74 (8.34%) ITIL
8 72 (8.12%) Unit Testing
9 71 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 70 (7.89%) TDD
11 66 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
12 57 (6.43%) OOP
13 56 (6.31%) Analytics
14 54 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
15 48 (5.41%) CRM
16 46 (5.19%) Service Delivery
17 45 (5.07%) Web Development
18 35 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
19 32 (3.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 299 (33.71%) SQL
2 194 (21.87%) C#
3 156 (17.59%) JavaScript
4 149 (16.80%) Java
5 75 (8.46%) PHP
6 74 (8.34%) T-SQL
7 68 (7.67%) VB.NET
8 42 (4.74%) C
9 40 (4.51%) Ruby
10 33 (3.72%) Perl
11 30 (3.38%) PL/SQL
11 30 (3.38%) C++
12 28 (3.16%) VB
13 25 (2.82%) Python
14 18 (2.03%) Objective-C
15 15 (1.69%) PHP5
16 14 (1.58%) XPath
17 12 (1.35%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.35%) VBA
18 7 (0.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 28 (3.16%) ISEB
2 26 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 24 (2.71%) HND
3 24 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 15 (1.69%) MCSE
5 15 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.24%) MCP
8 11 (1.24%) CISSP
9 7 (0.79%) CISA
9 7 (0.79%) CISM
10 6 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.34%) MCITP
11 3 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.34%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.17%) QA
2 33 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (3.16%) SLA
4 14 (1.58%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.68%) EMIR
6 6 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.68%) MiFID
7 5 (0.56%) COBIT
7 5 (0.56%) COSO
8 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 14 (1.58%) Active Directory
1 14 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.35%) VMware ESX
3 10 (1.13%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.45%) vSphere
5 4 (0.45%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.34%) Squid
6 3 (0.34%) XenApp
6 3 (0.34%) vCloud
6 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.11%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 12 (1.35%) SCCM
3 10 (1.13%) SCOM
4 8 (0.90%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.34%) WSUS
5 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.23%) Puppet
6 2 (0.23%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 144 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 71 (8.00%) Oracle
3 43 (4.85%) SAP
4 24 (2.71%) Cisco
5 23 (2.59%) VMware
6 18 (2.03%) Zend
7 15 (1.69%) Google
7 15 (1.69%) Business Objects
7 15 (1.69%) Symantec
8 12 (1.35%) Juniper
8 12 (1.35%) Hitachi
8 12 (1.35%) JBoss
9 11 (1.24%) Avaya
9 11 (1.24%) Citrix
10 9 (1.01%) NetApp
11 8 (0.90%) Sage
11 8 (0.90%) Tableau
12 7 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.68%) IBM
14 5 (0.56%) Fortinet
Manchester, Lancashire
adidas Group - GIT
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £13000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £78000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + BEN
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago