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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 13 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 580 439 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.70% 10.89% 14.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.10% 48.03% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 495 366 506
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1072 914 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 29.01% 22.67% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 846 756 915
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Altrincham +1 28 £34,500 +38.00% 6
Stockport -9 19 £34,500 +6.15% 6
Bolton +6 17 £49,000 +22.50% 3
Oldham +10 15 £55,000 +69.23%
Salford +6 9 £39,750 -18.87% 2
Wigan -9 3 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Cheadle +2 2 £20,000 -55.55%
Sale +2 2 £42,500 +102.38%
Bury +4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 352 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
2 337 (32.37%) SQL
3 274 (26.32%) C#
4 251 (24.11%) .NET
5 216 (20.75%) JavaScript
6 215 (20.65%) Computer Science
7 211 (20.27%) Java
8 208 (19.98%) HTML
8 208 (19.98%) Microsoft
9 203 (19.50%) Software Engineering
10 202 (19.40%) SQL Server
11 185 (17.77%) Finance
12 175 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
13 172 (16.52%) CSS
14 164 (15.75%) Windows
15 157 (15.08%) MVC
16 151 (14.51%) ASP.NET
17 143 (13.74%) Project Management
18 140 (13.45%) MS Excel
18 140 (13.45%) Scrum
19 128 (12.30%) OO
20 111 (10.66%) jQuery
21 106 (10.18%) TDD
22 104 (9.99%) C++
23 103 (9.89%) Linux
24 100 (9.61%) XML
25 96 (9.22%) HTML5
26 95 (9.13%) Oracle
27 94 (9.03%) Management Information System
28 90 (8.65%) MS Office

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 30 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 29 (2.79%) Apache
3 24 (2.31%) WordPress
4 22 (2.11%) CMS
5 19 (1.83%) SAS
6 17 (1.63%) MS Exchange
7 14 (1.34%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 13 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (0.86%) IIS
10 9 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
13 3 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.19%) Node.js
14 2 (0.19%) Lync
14 2 (0.19%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 140 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 90 (8.65%) MS Office
3 29 (2.79%) Photoshop
4 27 (2.59%) MS Project
5 23 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.77%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.58%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.48%) Revit
10 4 (0.38%) SPSS
10 4 (0.38%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.29%) ArchiCAD
12 2 (0.19%) SketchUp
12 2 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.096%) PTC Creo
13 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.096%) InDesign
13 1 (0.096%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.96%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.48%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.29%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.29%) Magento
5 3 (0.29%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.19%) Tridion
6 2 (0.19%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.096%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.096%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.096%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.096%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.096%) Maximo
7 1 (0.096%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.096%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.58%) GitHub
2 6 (0.58%) Yammer
3 4 (0.38%) SaaS
3 4 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.29%) Office 365
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.096%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (4.03%) Network Security
2 40 (3.84%) Firewall
3 33 (3.17%) Internet
4 32 (3.07%) LAN
5 31 (2.98%) WAN
5 31 (2.98%) Intranet
6 23 (2.21%) Wireless
7 16 (1.54%) VPN
8 15 (1.44%) DHCP
9 14 (1.34%) DNS
10 12 (1.15%) SAN
11 10 (0.96%) TCP/IP
11 10 (0.96%) FTP
12 9 (0.86%) VoIP
12 9 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.67%) LTE
13 7 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
13 7 (0.67%) UMTS
13 7 (0.67%) GPRS
13 7 (0.67%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.24%) Relational Database
3 62 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 50 (4.80%) MySQL
5 35 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 30 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 29 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (2.40%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (1.06%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 8 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (0.58%) DTS
16 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (0.58%) NoSQL
17 4 (0.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 57 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (4.42%) JIRA
3 42 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 38 (3.65%) NUnit
5 35 (3.36%) Maven
6 34 (3.27%) Selenium
7 29 (2.79%) Visual Studio
8 26 (2.50%) MSTest
9 25 (2.40%) Subversion
9 25 (2.40%) Jenkins
10 23 (2.21%) Hudson
11 22 (2.11%) TeamCity
12 18 (1.73%) JUnit
13 16 (1.54%) Eclipse
14 15 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
14 15 (1.44%) SoapUI
15 11 (1.06%) WatiN
16 10 (0.96%) Ant
17 9 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
18 8 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 185 (17.77%) Finance
2 70 (6.72%) Marketing
3 64 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 59 (5.67%) Retail
5 36 (3.46%) Banking
6 34 (3.27%) Games
7 29 (2.79%) Manufacturing
8 28 (2.69%) Legal
9 20 (1.92%) Law
10 11 (1.06%) Billing
10 11 (1.06%) Electronics
11 10 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.48%) Advertising
13 5 (0.48%) German Language
14 4 (0.38%) French Language
14 4 (0.38%) Local Government
14 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.29%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 331 (31.80%) Developer
2 109 (10.47%) Analyst
3 94 (9.03%) Software Engineer
4 89 (8.55%) Software Developer
5 71 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 70 (6.72%) Project Manager
7 68 (6.53%) Senior Developer
8 64 (6.15%) Graduate
9 62 (5.96%) Consultant
10 55 (5.28%) Java Developer
11 51 (4.90%) .NET Developer
11 51 (4.90%) Junior
12 47 (4.51%) Web Developer
13 41 (3.94%) Team Leader
14 31 (2.98%) Junior Developer
14 31 (2.98%) Designer
15 30 (2.88%) Support Engineer
15 30 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
16 29 (2.79%) Tester
17 27 (2.59%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (24.11%) .NET
2 208 (19.98%) HTML
3 172 (16.52%) CSS
4 151 (14.51%) ASP.NET
5 111 (10.66%) jQuery
6 100 (9.61%) XML
7 96 (9.22%) HTML5
8 78 (7.49%) Web Services
9 63 (6.05%) SOAP
10 56 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 56 (5.38%) Spring
11 53 (5.09%) CSS3
12 51 (4.90%) J2EE
12 51 (4.90%) JMS
13 50 (4.80%) .NET Framework
14 46 (4.42%) Hibernate
15 44 (4.23%) WCF
16 42 (4.03%) JSON
17 41 (3.94%) Ajax
17 41 (3.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 215 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 175 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 48 (4.61%) User Experience
5 44 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (3.75%) Mathematics
7 34 (3.27%) Algorithms
8 22 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 21 (2.02%) Physics
10 20 (1.92%) Open Source
11 17 (1.63%) Social Media
12 16 (1.54%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.86%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.86%) Hedge funds
13 9 (0.86%) Smart Meter
14 8 (0.77%) Animation
14 8 (0.77%) Interactive TV
14 8 (0.77%) Statistics
15 7 (0.67%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 164 (15.75%) Windows
2 103 (9.89%) Linux
3 51 (4.90%) UNIX
4 28 (2.69%) Android
5 25 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (2.31%) Apple iOS
7 20 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 17 (1.63%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.15%) Solaris
9 12 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.19%) CentOS
10 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.19%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.096%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (19.50%) Software Engineering
3 157 (15.08%) MVC
4 143 (13.74%) Project Management
5 140 (13.45%) Scrum
6 128 (12.30%) OO
7 106 (10.18%) TDD
8 85 (8.17%) Unit Testing
9 81 (7.78%) PRINCE2
10 75 (7.20%) Web Development
11 66 (6.34%) Change Management
12 65 (6.24%) ITIL
13 60 (5.76%) Mentoring
14 58 (5.57%) Coaching
15 55 (5.28%) OOP
15 55 (5.28%) Time Management
16 51 (4.90%) E-Commerce
17 49 (4.71%) BDD
18 43 (4.13%) Line Management
18 43 (4.13%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 337 (32.37%) SQL
2 274 (26.32%) C#
3 216 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 211 (20.27%) Java
5 104 (9.99%) C++
6 70 (6.72%) PHP
7 52 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 48 (4.61%) C
9 42 (4.03%) VB.NET
10 25 (2.40%) PL/SQL
11 21 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 19 (1.83%) VBA
13 17 (1.63%) Python
14 14 (1.34%) VB
15 13 (1.25%) Ruby
16 9 (0.86%) VBScript
17 8 (0.77%) PHP5
17 8 (0.77%) CoffeeScript
18 6 (0.58%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 38 (3.65%) ISEB
2 35 (3.36%) ISTQB
3 31 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (2.69%) CCNA
5 27 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 18 (1.73%) PMP
9 17 (1.63%) MCP
9 17 (1.63%) MCSE
10 15 (1.44%) CISSP
11 14 (1.34%) HND
12 11 (1.06%) CCNP
12 11 (1.06%) Security Cleared
13 9 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.77%) MCITP
15 7 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
16 5 (0.48%) MCSA
16 5 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
16 5 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.92%) QA
2 27 (2.59%) SLA
3 13 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.096%) GMP
6 1 (0.096%) GLP
6 1 (0.096%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.096%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.096%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.77%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.67%) XenApp
5 4 (0.38%) vSphere
5 4 (0.38%) Firmware
6 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.096%) HDFS
8 1 (0.096%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.38%) Nessus
3 3 (0.29%) Nmap
3 3 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.29%) Puppet
4 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.19%) Plesk
4 2 (0.19%) SCCM
4 2 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.19%) WSUS
5 1 (0.096%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.096%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.096%) Nagios
5 1 (0.096%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.096%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 208 (19.98%) Microsoft
2 95 (9.13%) Oracle
3 54 (5.19%) VMware
4 37 (3.55%) Cisco
5 29 (2.79%) Twitter
6 21 (2.02%) SAP
7 19 (1.83%) Citrix
8 16 (1.54%) NetApp
9 15 (1.44%) Juniper
10 13 (1.25%) HP
10 13 (1.25%) Facebook
11 12 (1.15%) DevExpress
11 12 (1.15%) Adobe
12 11 (1.06%) EMC
12 11 (1.06%) Telerik
13 10 (0.96%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.96%) Dell
14 9 (0.86%) CA
14 9 (0.86%) Sage
15 8 (0.77%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Hot Rec
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Fabric
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per month
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + OTE and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago