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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 192 158 138
Rank change year-on-year -34 -20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 65 47 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.14% 1.18% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 7.29% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 57
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
25th Percentile £44,375 £33,125 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,700 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.40% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £89,000 £71,250 £58,750
North West median annual salary £56,700 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +13.40% +14.29% -7.89%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,441 645 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.20% 16.13% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 777 461 508
10th Percentile £30,150 £30,000 £27,350
25th Percentile £38,947 £39,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,112 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.17% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,750 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £77,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Manchester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Manchester.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Manchester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Manchester

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Salford - 2 - -
Computer Science Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 64 (98.46%) Degree
2 62 (95.38%) Computer Science
3 32 (49.23%) Agile
4 28 (43.08%) Finance
5 26 (40.00%) Scrum
6 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
6 19 (29.23%) Local Government
6 19 (29.23%) HTML
7 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
8 16 (24.62%) Java
8 16 (24.62%) Retail
8 16 (24.62%) Analytics
9 15 (23.08%) Data Analytics
9 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 15 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (23.08%) User Experience
9 15 (23.08%) e-Learning
9 15 (23.08%) CSS
10 14 (21.54%) HTML5
10 14 (21.54%) Serverless
11 13 (20.00%) DevOps
11 13 (20.00%) Web Services
11 13 (20.00%) Python
12 12 (18.46%) TDD
12 12 (18.46%) AWS
12 12 (18.46%) Data Integration
12 12 (18.46%) REST
12 12 (18.46%) Data Quality
13 11 (16.92%) React
13 11 (16.92%) SQL

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring 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 4 (6.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.54%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Serverless
2 12 (18.46%) AWS
3 9 (13.85%) Azure
4 6 (9.23%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (7.69%) Google Workspace
5 5 (7.69%) Power Platform
6 4 (6.15%) PaaS
7 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (3.08%) GitHub
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (3.08%) npm
7 2 (3.08%) SaaS
8 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.54%) Dropbox
8 1 (1.54%) GCP
8 1 (1.54%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.54%) Miro
8 1 (1.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Power BI
3 2 (3.08%) Metadata
3 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) Power Query
3 2 (3.08%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.08%) QlikView
3 2 (3.08%) Sisense
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.08%) Star Schema
3 2 (3.08%) Tableau
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) GitLab
3 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.62%) Gradle
5 3 (4.62%) Maven
6 2 (3.08%) Android Studio
6 2 (3.08%) Ant
6 2 (3.08%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.08%) Grunt
6 2 (3.08%) gulp
6 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.08%) Selenium
6 2 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.08%) Subversion
6 2 (3.08%) Xcode
7 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
General
1 28 (43.08%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Local Government
3 16 (24.62%) Retail
4 10 (15.38%) Social Skills
5 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (10.77%) Public Sector
7 6 (9.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 4 (6.15%) Banking
8 4 (6.15%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (3.08%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (3.08%) Publishing
9 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.54%) Electronics
10 1 (1.54%) Law
10 1 (1.54%) Legal
10 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.54%) Marketing
10 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Software Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Graduate
3 16 (24.62%) Software Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Data Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Junior
8 5 (7.69%) Backend Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Backend Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Junior Data Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Analytics Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Governance Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) HTML
2 15 (23.08%) CSS
3 14 (21.54%) HTML5
4 13 (20.00%) Web Services
5 12 (18.46%) REST
6 11 (16.92%) React
7 10 (15.38%) CSS3
8 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
9 7 (10.77%) JSON
9 7 (10.77%) Spring
10 5 (7.69%) .NET
10 5 (7.69%) Ember.js
10 5 (7.69%) Guava
10 5 (7.69%) XML
11 4 (6.15%) Ajax
11 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.15%) jQuery
11 4 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (6.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) e-Learning
1 15 (23.08%) User Experience
2 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) AIX
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (95.38%) Computer Science
2 32 (49.23%) Agile
3 26 (40.00%) Scrum
4 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
5 16 (24.62%) Analytics
6 15 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (23.08%) Data Analytics
7 13 (20.00%) DevOps
8 12 (18.46%) Data Integration
8 12 (18.46%) TDD
9 10 (15.38%) Backlog Refinement
9 10 (15.38%) Data Enrichment
9 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (15.38%) Product Management
9 10 (15.38%) UX Design
10 8 (12.31%) Data Science
10 8 (12.31%) Machine Learning
10 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.77%) CI/CD
12 6 (9.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
2 16 (24.62%) Java
3 13 (20.00%) Python
4 11 (16.92%) SQL
5 8 (12.31%) C#
6 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.23%) Scala
7 3 (4.62%) C++
7 3 (4.62%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.08%) ES6
8 2 (3.08%) JSX
8 2 (3.08%) R
9 1 (1.54%) Bash
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (98.46%) Degree
2 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 10 (15.38%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.08%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.08%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) NEC
2 4 (6.15%) Northgate
3 2 (3.08%) Adobe
3 2 (3.08%) Alteryx
3 2 (3.08%) Apple
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.54%) BMC
4 1 (1.54%) Cadence
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Remedy
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Tealium
4 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software