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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 12 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 575 499 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.23% 12.51% 13.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.08% 51.44% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 489 407 482
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,050
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
1104 970 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 29.25% 24.31% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 891 810 871
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +5 34 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Bolton +7 25 £49,000 +22.50% 2
Stockport +2 20 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Salford +9 14 £39,750 -16.31% 4
Oldham +9 11 £55,000 +69.23% 4
Wigan -11 4 £30,000 +15.38%
Ashton-under-Lyne -1 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Cheadle +2 2 £20,000 -55.55%
Sale - 2 £42,500 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 341 (32.63%) SQL
2 337 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
3 284 (27.18%) C#
4 257 (24.59%) .NET
5 224 (21.44%) JavaScript
5 224 (21.44%) Computer Science
6 222 (21.24%) Microsoft
7 220 (21.05%) HTML
8 213 (20.38%) Java
9 196 (18.76%) Software Engineering
10 194 (18.56%) SQL Server
11 184 (17.61%) Finance
12 175 (16.75%) CSS
13 169 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
14 164 (15.69%) Project Management
15 162 (15.50%) Windows
16 155 (14.83%) ASP.NET
17 154 (14.74%) MVC
18 149 (14.26%) MS Excel
19 142 (13.59%) Scrum
20 133 (12.73%) OO
21 120 (11.48%) jQuery
22 102 (9.76%) Linux
23 100 (9.57%) TDD
24 98 (9.38%) HTML5
25 95 (9.09%) C++
26 91 (8.71%) XML
27 90 (8.61%) Oracle
27 90 (8.61%) MS Office
28 88 (8.42%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 33 (3.16%) Apache
2 29 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.39%) WordPress
4 21 (2.01%) CMS
5 18 (1.72%) MS Exchange
5 18 (1.72%) SAS
6 13 (1.24%) IIS
7 12 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.77%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.29%) Lync
13 3 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
13 3 (0.29%) Node.js
13 3 (0.29%) JBoss
14 2 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 149 (14.26%) MS Excel
2 90 (8.61%) MS Office
3 36 (3.44%) MS Project
4 29 (2.78%) Photoshop
5 23 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 20 (1.91%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.77%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.57%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.48%) Revit
10 4 (0.38%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.29%) ArchiCAD
11 3 (0.29%) SPSS
12 2 (0.19%) SketchUp
12 2 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.096%) InDesign
13 1 (0.096%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.57%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.38%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.29%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.19%) Magento
6 2 (0.19%) Tridion
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.096%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.096%) Maximo
7 1 (0.096%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.096%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.096%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.57%) GitHub
2 6 (0.57%) Yammer
3 4 (0.38%) Office 365
4 3 (0.29%) SaaS
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.096%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.54%) Network Security
2 36 (3.44%) Intranet
3 35 (3.35%) Firewall
4 26 (2.49%) LAN
5 24 (2.30%) WAN
5 24 (2.30%) Internet
6 22 (2.11%) Wireless
7 14 (1.34%) SAN
7 14 (1.34%) DHCP
7 14 (1.34%) DNS
8 12 (1.15%) VPN
9 11 (1.05%) TCP/IP
9 11 (1.05%) VoIP
10 9 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (0.67%) LTE
11 7 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
11 7 (0.67%) UMTS
11 7 (0.67%) GPRS
11 7 (0.67%) GSM
11 7 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 69 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 61 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (5.17%) MySQL
5 30 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 21 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 19 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.15%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 10 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
16 6 (0.57%) NoSQL
17 4 (0.38%) DTS
17 4 (0.38%) Data Mining
18 3 (0.29%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 56 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (4.88%) JIRA
3 38 (3.64%) Selenium
4 36 (3.44%) NUnit
4 36 (3.44%) Git (software)
5 30 (2.87%) Maven
6 29 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 23 (2.20%) MSTest
8 22 (2.11%) Subversion
9 21 (2.01%) JUnit
9 21 (2.01%) Jenkins
10 20 (1.91%) Eclipse
10 20 (1.91%) TeamCity
11 17 (1.63%) Hudson
12 15 (1.44%) WatiN
12 15 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (0.96%) SoapUI
13 10 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.86%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.77%) Moq
General
1 184 (17.61%) Finance
2 71 (6.79%) Marketing
3 66 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 65 (6.22%) Retail
5 41 (3.92%) Games
6 36 (3.44%) Banking
7 28 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 25 (2.39%) Legal
9 20 (1.91%) Law
10 11 (1.05%) Electronics
10 11 (1.05%) Billing
11 9 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.77%) Advertising
13 6 (0.57%) German Language
14 5 (0.48%) French Language
14 5 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.38%) Local Government
16 3 (0.29%) Automotive
16 3 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 340 (32.54%) Developer
2 105 (10.05%) Analyst
3 89 (8.52%) Software Engineer
3 89 (8.52%) Software Developer
4 81 (7.75%) Project Manager
5 72 (6.89%) C# Developer
6 69 (6.60%) Consultant
7 68 (6.51%) Senior Developer
8 63 (6.03%) Graduate
9 52 (4.98%) Java Developer
10 51 (4.88%) .NET Developer
11 48 (4.59%) Junior
12 44 (4.21%) Web Developer
13 43 (4.11%) Team Leader
14 32 (3.06%) Designer
15 31 (2.97%) Junior Developer
15 31 (2.97%) Support Engineer
16 30 (2.87%) PHP Developer
17 29 (2.78%) Tester
18 28 (2.68%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (24.59%) .NET
2 220 (21.05%) HTML
3 175 (16.75%) CSS
4 155 (14.83%) ASP.NET
5 120 (11.48%) jQuery
6 98 (9.38%) HTML5
7 91 (8.71%) XML
8 71 (6.79%) Web Services
9 60 (5.74%) SOAP
10 52 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (4.98%) CSS3
11 50 (4.78%) .NET Framework
12 49 (4.69%) Spring
13 47 (4.50%) WCF
14 45 (4.31%) J2EE
15 44 (4.21%) JMS
15 44 (4.21%) Ajax
16 42 (4.02%) Hibernate
17 37 (3.54%) JSON
18 33 (3.16%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 224 (21.44%) Computer Science
2 169 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (8.04%) Management Information System
4 47 (4.50%) User Experience
5 46 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 43 (4.11%) Mathematics
7 30 (2.87%) Algorithms
8 23 (2.20%) Open Source
9 18 (1.72%) Physics
10 16 (1.53%) Social Media
11 13 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.05%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.96%) Statistics
14 9 (0.86%) Smart Meter
15 8 (0.77%) Blog
15 8 (0.77%) Animation
16 7 (0.67%) Visualisation
17 6 (0.57%) Copywriting
17 6 (0.57%) Mobile Games
17 6 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 162 (15.50%) Windows
2 102 (9.76%) Linux
3 55 (5.26%) UNIX
4 30 (2.87%) Android
5 26 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 19 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.15%) Solaris
9 12 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.19%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.19%) CentOS
12 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.096%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.096%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.096%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (32.25%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (18.76%) Software Engineering
3 164 (15.69%) Project Management
4 154 (14.74%) MVC
5 142 (13.59%) Scrum
6 133 (12.73%) OO
7 100 (9.57%) TDD
8 88 (8.42%) PRINCE2
9 80 (7.66%) Unit Testing
10 79 (7.56%) Web Development
11 75 (7.18%) Change Management
12 73 (6.99%) ITIL
13 66 (6.32%) Mentoring
14 65 (6.22%) Coaching
15 56 (5.36%) OOP
16 54 (5.17%) E-Commerce
17 52 (4.98%) Time Management
18 50 (4.78%) BDD
19 47 (4.50%) Line Management
20 43 (4.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 341 (32.63%) SQL
2 284 (27.18%) C#
3 224 (21.44%) JavaScript
4 213 (20.38%) Java
5 95 (9.09%) C++
6 73 (6.99%) PHP
7 53 (5.07%) C
8 51 (4.88%) T-SQL
9 45 (4.31%) VB.NET
10 23 (2.20%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.53%) VBA
11 16 (1.53%) Python
11 16 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 15 (1.44%) VB
13 10 (0.96%) Ruby
14 9 (0.86%) PHP5
14 9 (0.86%) VBScript
15 8 (0.77%) Delphi
15 8 (0.77%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (3.64%) ISEB
2 35 (3.35%) ISTQB
3 29 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 23 (2.20%) CCNA
7 19 (1.82%) MCSE
7 19 (1.82%) PMI Certification
8 18 (1.72%) PMP
8 18 (1.72%) HND
9 14 (1.34%) MCP
10 11 (1.05%) CISSP
10 11 (1.05%) Security Cleared
11 9 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.77%) MCITP
13 7 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
13 7 (0.67%) CCNP
14 6 (0.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.60%) QA
2 38 (3.64%) SLA
3 15 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
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%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.67%) XenApp
5 6 (0.57%) vSphere
6 4 (0.38%) Firmware
7 3 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.19%) vCloud
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (0.48%) WSUS
2 5 (0.48%) SCCM
3 3 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.29%) Nessus
4 2 (0.19%) Nmap
4 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.19%) Plesk
4 2 (0.19%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.096%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.096%) Puppet
5 1 (0.096%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.096%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.096%) Nagios
Vendors
1 222 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 90 (8.61%) Oracle
3 53 (5.07%) VMware
4 38 (3.64%) Cisco
5 29 (2.78%) Twitter
6 24 (2.30%) SAP
7 22 (2.11%) Citrix
8 16 (1.53%) NetApp
8 16 (1.53%) Juniper
9 15 (1.44%) Telerik
10 14 (1.34%) HP
11 12 (1.15%) Adobe
11 12 (1.15%) Facebook
11 12 (1.15%) DevExpress
12 11 (1.05%) Sitecore
12 11 (1.05%) EMC
13 10 (0.96%) Dell
13 10 (0.96%) CA
14 8 (0.77%) Sage
15 7 (0.67%) Nokia
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + OTE and other benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Comtecs
Salary: £33000 - £35000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + on-call payments + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago