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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 147 127 155
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 48 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.29% 1.67% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.75% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 41
Median salary £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,050 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £28,850 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
3631 3368 4103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.27% 95.55% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3185 2775 3513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Oldham - 4 £21,250 - 1
Rochdale - 2 £21,750 -
Cheadle - 1 £27,000 -
Wigan - 1 £27,500 - 1
Graduate
North West

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 65 (53.28%) .NET
2 64 (52.46%) C#
3 59 (48.36%) Degree
4 40 (32.79%) MVC
5 38 (31.15%) SQL Server
5 38 (31.15%) Microsoft
6 37 (30.33%) ASP.NET
6 37 (30.33%) AngularJS
7 36 (29.51%) Games
8 34 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (27.05%) Java
10 32 (26.23%) Computer Science
11 29 (23.77%) Web Development
11 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
12 28 (22.95%) .NET Framework
12 28 (22.95%) RESTful
13 27 (22.13%) Ruby
13 27 (22.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 27 (22.13%) Entity Framework
13 27 (22.13%) TDD
14 26 (21.31%) MongoDB
14 26 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
14 26 (21.31%) TeamCity
14 26 (21.31%) Multithreading
14 26 (21.31%) Kanban
15 25 (20.49%) F#
15 25 (20.49%) Google
15 25 (20.49%) 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 25 (20.49%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (17.21%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.82%) InDesign
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (21.31%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.46%) GitHub
5 1 (0.82%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) AMQP
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) DHCP
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.31%) MongoDB
3 25 (20.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 18 (14.75%) MySQL
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.82%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.46%) Maven
4 3 (2.46%) Xcode
5 2 (1.64%) Flash Builder
5 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (0.82%) Ant
6 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.82%) Gradle
6 1 (0.82%) Hudson
6 1 (0.82%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.82%) JUnit
6 1 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.82%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.82%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 36 (29.51%) Games
2 9 (7.38%) Marketing
3 5 (4.10%) Retail
4 3 (2.46%) Law
4 3 (2.46%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Finance
5 2 (1.64%) German Language
5 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.82%) Automotive
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (53.28%) .NET
2 37 (30.33%) AngularJS
2 37 (30.33%) ASP.NET
3 28 (22.95%) .NET Framework
3 28 (22.95%) RESTful
4 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (22.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (22.13%) Entity Framework
4 27 (22.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 25 (20.49%) KnockoutJS
5 25 (20.49%) MSMQ
5 25 (20.49%) WCF
5 25 (20.49%) WPF
6 24 (19.67%) CSS
7 23 (18.85%) J2EE
8 18 (14.75%) HTML
9 17 (13.93%) jQuery
10 5 (4.10%) Web Services
11 3 (2.46%) Flash
11 3 (2.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 21 (17.21%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.84%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.10%) User Experience
6 4 (3.28%) Blog
6 4 (3.28%) iPad
7 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.82%) Animation
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.82%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
1 6 (4.92%) Linux
1 6 (4.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.46%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) MVC
2 34 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
3 29 (23.77%) Web Development
4 27 (22.13%) TDD
5 26 (21.31%) Kanban
5 26 (21.31%) Multithreading
6 25 (20.49%) BDD
6 25 (20.49%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (20.49%) Web Application Development
7 21 (17.21%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (13.93%) Analytics
8 17 (13.93%) Programme Management
9 16 (13.11%) Business Transformation
10 6 (4.92%) iOS Development
10 6 (4.92%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.92%) OOP
11 5 (4.10%) Front End Development
12 4 (3.28%) OO
12 4 (3.28%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (52.46%) C#
2 33 (27.05%) Java
3 27 (22.13%) Ruby
4 25 (20.49%) F#
5 23 (18.85%) JavaScript
6 21 (17.21%) ABAP
7 13 (10.66%) SQL
8 10 (8.20%) VB.NET
9 8 (6.56%) PHP
10 6 (4.92%) Apple Swift
10 6 (4.92%) C++
10 6 (4.92%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.46%) VB
12 2 (1.64%) C
12 2 (1.64%) ES6
12 2 (1.64%) Perl
12 2 (1.64%) Python
12 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.82%) Go
13 1 (0.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (48.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) HNC
2 1 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (20.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 38 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.49%) Google
3 24 (19.67%) Oracle
4 23 (18.85%) SAP
5 21 (17.21%) BEA
5 21 (17.21%) IBM
6 4 (3.28%) Facebook
7 3 (2.46%) Adobe
8 1 (0.82%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.82%) Wonderware
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Market-leading
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wigan
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £15000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 3 days ago