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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 499 447 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.31% 11.39% 13.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.58% 50.17% 56.97%
Number of salaries quoted 346 400 385
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,550 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
949 891 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.40% 22.71% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 730 785 753
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Altrincham -2 42 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Stockport +4 24 £45,000 +32.35% 5
Bolton -5 20 £22,000 -41.33%
Bury +1 12 £20,000 - 2
Salford +4 10 £26,500 -19.69% 2
Oldham +2 7 £65,000 +65.62%
Wigan -1 7 £25,000 -47.36% 2
Cheadle -2 5 £39,500 -7.05%
Rochdale - 4 £48,000 -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 270 (28.82%) .NET
2 267 (28.50%) SQL
3 253 (27.00%) HTML
3 253 (27.00%) SQL Server
4 234 (24.97%) C#
5 222 (23.69%) Computer Science
6 219 (23.37%) JavaScript
7 216 (23.05%) Finance
8 202 (21.56%) Microsoft
9 179 (19.10%) CSS
10 175 (18.68%) Project Management
11 149 (15.90%) OO
12 143 (15.26%) ASP.NET
13 133 (14.19%) MS Excel
14 132 (14.09%) Java
15 130 (13.87%) MVC
16 128 (13.66%) Windows
17 122 (13.02%) XML
18 110 (11.74%) Scrum
19 105 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
20 98 (10.46%) E-Commerce
21 97 (10.35%) jQuery
22 93 (9.93%) .NET Framework
23 89 (9.50%) Unit Testing
24 86 (9.18%) VB.NET
25 85 (9.07%) TDD
26 84 (8.96%) Mathematics
27 81 (8.64%) Marketing
28 80 (8.54%) LINQ
29 78 (8.32%) OOP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 24 (2.56%) IIS
3 21 (2.24%) Apache
4 20 (2.13%) CMS
5 16 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.17%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.07%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.85%) Lync
9 7 (0.75%) SAS
9 7 (0.75%) WordPress
10 5 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.21%) Site Server
13 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 133 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 48 (5.12%) MS Office
3 20 (2.13%) MS Project
4 13 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.64%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.53%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.21%) Revit
8 2 (0.21%) SketchUp
9 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.11%) SPSS
9 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 36 (3.84%) Magento
2 24 (2.56%) Google Analytics
3 16 (1.71%) SAP FI
3 16 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (1.71%) SAP CO
4 13 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.85%) SAP AFS
6 6 (0.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 5 (0.53%) Sage 1000
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.32%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
11 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
11 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.81%) Office 365
3 5 (0.53%) GitHub
4 4 (0.43%) SaaS
5 3 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.45%) Firewall
2 17 (1.81%) WAN
3 15 (1.60%) LAN
3 15 (1.60%) Intranet
4 14 (1.49%) DNS
5 11 (1.17%) SAN
5 11 (1.17%) Broadband
5 11 (1.17%) DHCP
5 11 (1.17%) VPN
6 10 (1.07%) Ethernet
6 10 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.07%) Internet
7 9 (0.96%) MPLS
8 8 (0.85%) iSCSI
9 7 (0.75%) NAS
10 6 (0.64%) VPLS
10 6 (0.64%) HTTP
11 5 (0.53%) BGP
11 5 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 75 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (5.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 55 (5.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (5.44%) MySQL
7 46 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 33 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (2.24%) Data Mining
11 18 (1.92%) SAP BW
12 17 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (1.60%) DB2
14 13 (1.39%) OLAP
14 13 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (1.07%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 44 (4.70%) Visual Studio
2 43 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (4.06%) NUnit
4 32 (3.42%) Moq
5 31 (3.31%) Eclipse
6 24 (2.56%) Git (software)
7 15 (1.60%) JUnit
8 9 (0.96%) Subversion
8 9 (0.96%) Selenium
8 9 (0.96%) SpecFlow
9 8 (0.85%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.85%) Maven
9 8 (0.85%) ReSharper
10 7 (0.75%) Ant
11 6 (0.64%) Gerrit
11 6 (0.64%) Mockito
12 5 (0.53%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.43%) Xcode
13 4 (0.43%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.32%) JIRA
General
1 216 (23.05%) Finance
2 81 (8.64%) Marketing
3 68 (7.26%) Retail
4 30 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.24%) Banking
6 19 (2.03%) Legal
7 13 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.28%) Games
9 10 (1.07%) Advertising
10 9 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.75%) Back Office
12 5 (0.53%) Electronics
12 5 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.43%) Military
13 4 (0.43%) Local Government
13 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.32%) Billing
15 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 377 (40.23%) Developer
2 128 (13.66%) Analyst
3 112 (11.95%) .NET Developer
4 80 (8.54%) Graduate
5 79 (8.43%) C# Developer
6 78 (8.32%) Software Developer
7 59 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 58 (6.19%) Junior
9 57 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 52 (5.55%) Consultant
11 50 (5.34%) Project Manager
12 42 (4.48%) Java Developer
13 41 (4.38%) Junior Developer
14 37 (3.95%) Web Developer
15 35 (3.74%) PHP Developer
16 34 (3.63%) Graduate Developer
16 34 (3.63%) C# Software Developer
17 33 (3.52%) Business Analyst
18 29 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
19 28 (2.99%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (28.82%) .NET
2 253 (27.00%) HTML
3 179 (19.10%) CSS
4 143 (15.26%) ASP.NET
5 122 (13.02%) XML
6 97 (10.35%) jQuery
7 93 (9.93%) .NET Framework
8 80 (8.54%) LINQ
9 78 (8.32%) HTML5
10 73 (7.79%) WCF
10 73 (7.79%) Web Services
11 61 (6.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 55 (5.87%) WPF
13 46 (4.91%) XSLT
14 40 (4.27%) ADO.NET
14 40 (4.27%) Ajax
15 33 (3.52%) RESTful
15 33 (3.52%) SOAP
16 32 (3.42%) J2EE
17 30 (3.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 222 (23.69%) Computer Science
2 84 (8.96%) Mathematics
3 46 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 36 (3.84%) Physics
5 35 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 33 (3.52%) Social Media
7 26 (2.77%) Statistics
8 22 (2.35%) Client/Server
9 20 (2.13%) Open Source
10 16 (1.71%) PMI
10 16 (1.71%) Blackberry
11 14 (1.49%) iPad
11 14 (1.49%) iPhone
12 13 (1.39%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.39%) Economics
13 9 (0.96%) Data Extraction
14 8 (0.85%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.75%) Copywriting
16 6 (0.64%) Clustering
16 6 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 128 (13.66%) Windows
2 76 (8.11%) Linux
3 55 (5.87%) UNIX
4 45 (4.80%) Android
5 39 (4.16%) Apple iOS
6 30 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.07%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (1.07%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.43%) Debian
11 4 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.11%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (18.68%) Project Management
2 149 (15.90%) OO
3 130 (13.87%) MVC
4 110 (11.74%) Scrum
5 105 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (10.46%) E-Commerce
7 89 (9.50%) Unit Testing
8 85 (9.07%) TDD
9 78 (8.32%) OOP
10 73 (7.79%) Analytics
11 70 (7.47%) PRINCE2
12 67 (7.15%) OOD
13 65 (6.94%) Software Engineering
14 59 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
15 58 (6.19%) ITIL
16 53 (5.66%) Web Development
17 52 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
18 45 (4.80%) ERP
19 44 (4.70%) CRM
20 42 (4.48%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 267 (28.50%) SQL
2 234 (24.97%) C#
3 219 (23.37%) JavaScript
4 132 (14.09%) Java
5 86 (9.18%) VB.NET
6 75 (8.00%) PHP
7 57 (6.08%) T-SQL
8 35 (3.74%) C
9 31 (3.31%) Perl
10 30 (3.20%) VB
11 28 (2.99%) Ruby
12 25 (2.67%) VBA
13 20 (2.13%) Python
14 19 (2.03%) Objective-C
15 17 (1.81%) C++
16 15 (1.60%) PHP5
17 13 (1.39%) Delphi
18 12 (1.28%) TypeScript
19 11 (1.17%) PowerShell
20 7 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (3.31%) ISEB
2 27 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.13%) MCSE
4 18 (1.92%) MCP
4 18 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (1.71%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.17%) CCNA
7 10 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (1.07%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.85%) MCITP
8 8 (0.85%) HND
9 7 (0.75%) VCAP
9 7 (0.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 6 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.53%) CCNP
12 4 (0.43%) ACCA
13 3 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.42%) QA
2 15 (1.60%) SLA
3 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.21%) GMP
6 2 (0.21%) GLP
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.43%) vSphere
5 3 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.32%) vCloud
5 3 (0.32%) XenApp
5 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.32%) Squid
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (0.85%) SCCM
2 7 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.64%) WSUS
4 5 (0.53%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.53%) SCOM
4 5 (0.53%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.21%) Cacti
5 2 (0.21%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 202 (21.56%) Microsoft
2 72 (7.68%) Oracle
3 34 (3.63%) SAP
4 26 (2.77%) Google
5 24 (2.56%) Citrix
6 21 (2.24%) Cisco
7 18 (1.92%) Business Objects
7 18 (1.92%) VMware
8 12 (1.28%) Coremetrics
9 11 (1.17%) Apple
10 10 (1.07%) Juniper
11 9 (0.96%) Facebook
12 8 (0.85%) Tableau
13 7 (0.75%) Fortinet
14 6 (0.64%) Sage
14 6 (0.64%) PeopleSoft
14 6 (0.64%) Avaya
14 6 (0.64%) HP
15 5 (0.53%) EMC
15 5 (0.53%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension & healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago