The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 111 115 116
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 67 67 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.96% 2.04% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.12% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 58 67
Median salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Graduate
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3337 3166 3741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.54% 96.49% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2872 2588 3068
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Graduate
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate across the Manchester region.

Graduate Salary Trend in Manchester

Graduate
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Graduate Salary Histogram in Manchester

Graduate
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +12 4 £21,500 -4.44%
Wigan +12 2 £18,500 +2.77%
Graduate
North West

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 91 (79.13%) Degree
2 37 (32.17%) .NET
3 36 (31.30%) Computer Science
4 34 (29.57%) C#
5 31 (26.96%) Games
6 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (25.22%) Project Management
7 28 (24.35%) Software Engineering
8 27 (23.48%) Java
9 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
10 23 (20.00%) Retail
11 19 (16.52%) Oracle
12 18 (15.65%) MVC
13 17 (14.78%) Finance
13 17 (14.78%) BDD
14 16 (13.91%) Multithreading
14 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
14 16 (13.91%) SQL
15 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET
15 15 (13.04%) AngularJS
16 14 (12.17%) Mobile App
16 14 (12.17%) Ruby
16 14 (12.17%) C++
17 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (11.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (10.43%) Analytics
18 12 (10.43%) Kanban
18 12 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
18 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (10.43%) WCF

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.57%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.83%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
4 1 (0.87%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.57%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) AMQP
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.57%) MongoDB
2 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.57%) TeamCity
3 8 (6.96%) Xcode
4 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.87%) JIRA
5 1 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 31 (26.96%) Games
2 23 (20.00%) Retail
3 17 (14.78%) Finance
4 9 (7.83%) Banking
5 7 (6.09%) Local Government
6 5 (4.35%) Marketing
7 4 (3.48%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.87%) Advertising
8 1 (0.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (32.17%) .NET
2 15 (13.04%) AngularJS
2 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (11.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (10.43%) .NET Framework
4 12 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (10.43%) HTML
4 12 (10.43%) J2EE
4 12 (10.43%) WCF
5 11 (9.57%) Entity Framework
5 11 (9.57%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (9.57%) MSMQ
5 11 (9.57%) RESTful
5 11 (9.57%) WPF
6 7 (6.09%) HTML5
7 6 (5.22%) CSS
8 4 (3.48%) jQuery
9 2 (1.74%) XML
10 1 (0.87%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.30%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.17%) Mobile App
3 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.83%) Data Centre
5 7 (6.09%) Economics
5 7 (6.09%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.09%) Physics
5 7 (6.09%) Psychology
6 6 (5.22%) Social Media
7 3 (2.61%) Blog
7 3 (2.61%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.87%) Robotics
8 1 (0.87%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Apple iOS
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.74%) Unix
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (25.22%) Project Management
2 28 (24.35%) Software Engineering
3 18 (15.65%) MVC
4 17 (14.78%) BDD
5 16 (13.91%) Multithreading
6 12 (10.43%) Analytics
6 12 (10.43%) Kanban
6 12 (10.43%) TDD
6 12 (10.43%) Web Development
7 11 (9.57%) Business Transformation
7 11 (9.57%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
7 11 (9.57%) Programme Management
7 11 (9.57%) Time Management
7 11 (9.57%) Web Application Development
8 10 (8.70%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.70%) SDLC
9 9 (7.83%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (7.83%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.57%) C#
2 27 (23.48%) Java
3 16 (13.91%) SQL
4 14 (12.17%) C++
4 14 (12.17%) Ruby
5 11 (9.57%) F#
6 10 (8.70%) PHP
7 9 (7.83%) ABAP
8 8 (6.96%) Apple Swift
8 8 (6.96%) Objective-C
9 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.22%) C
11 2 (1.74%) Python
11 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.87%) ES6
12 1 (0.87%) VB
12 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.87%) VB6
12 1 (0.87%) VC++
12 1 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 91 (79.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.52%) Oracle
3 11 (9.57%) Google
4 9 (7.83%) BEA
4 9 (7.83%) IBM
4 9 (7.83%) SAP
5 1 (0.87%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.87%) Cisco
5 1 (0.87%) Facebook
5 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.87%) VMware
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