Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 168 126
Rank change year-on-year +60 -42 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 168 118 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.70% 1.59% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.35% 8.35% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 95 92 117
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% -17.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +17.28% +0.62% +0.63%

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 1,480 1,413 1,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.80% 19.03% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,154 1,086 1,373
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Manchester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Manchester.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Manchester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 3 - -
Stockport -3 1 £42,500 -32.00%
Computer Science Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Degree
2 163 (97.02%) Computer Science
3 114 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (44.64%) Java
5 63 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 63 (37.50%) Big Data
6 60 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 53 (31.55%) DevOps
8 49 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
9 48 (28.57%) TDD
10 47 (27.98%) Open Source
11 45 (26.79%) CSS
12 44 (26.19%) MongoDB
12 44 (26.19%) JIRA
13 43 (25.60%) RESTful
13 43 (25.60%) Python
14 42 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
15 41 (24.40%) BDD
16 38 (22.62%) Kafka
16 38 (22.62%) Data Modelling
17 37 (22.02%) Web Services
17 37 (22.02%) Apache Spark
18 35 (20.83%) Node.js
19 34 (20.24%) Test Automation
19 34 (20.24%) Configuration Management
20 32 (19.05%) NoSQL
20 32 (19.05%) Amazon Redshift
21 31 (18.45%) Front End Development
22 30 (17.86%) Mathematics

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 37 (22.02%) Apache Spark
2 27 (16.07%) Apache
3 15 (8.93%) Confluence
4 12 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (6.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 49 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (15.48%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (15.48%) Amazon EMR
4 18 (10.71%) Serverless
5 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (6.55%) Apigee
8 10 (5.95%) GitHub
9 6 (3.57%) Amazon S3
9 6 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.79%) Algolia
10 3 (1.79%) Firebase
11 2 (1.19%) Amazon SageMaker
12 1 (0.60%) PaaS
12 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) Internet
1 10 (5.95%) RS-232
2 5 (2.98%) HTTP
2 5 (2.98%) RS-485
2 5 (2.98%) SSL
2 5 (2.98%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.38%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.79%) Broadband
5 1 (0.60%) Intranet
5 1 (0.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (37.50%) Big Data
2 44 (26.19%) MongoDB
3 32 (19.05%) Amazon Redshift
3 32 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 26 (15.48%) Amazon Athena
4 26 (15.48%) Flink
4 26 (15.48%) Hadoop
5 12 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.76%) MySQL
7 6 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.79%) Endeca
8 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.19%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (26.19%) JIRA
2 14 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.14%) webpack
4 11 (6.55%) Grunt
4 11 (6.55%) gulp
5 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.79%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.19%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.19%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.60%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.60%) Gradle
8 1 (0.60%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.60%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.60%) Mocha
8 1 (0.60%) Selenium
8 1 (0.60%) Subversion
8 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (13.69%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Games
3 12 (7.14%) Automotive
4 10 (5.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.17%) Retail
7 4 (2.38%) Legal
8 3 (1.79%) Electronics
8 3 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (37.50%) Developer
2 28 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 28 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 24 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 22 (13.10%) Architect
5 16 (9.52%) Big Data Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 16 (9.52%) Senior Data Engineer
6 15 (8.93%) QA Engineer
7 12 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
7 12 (7.14%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 12 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 12 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (6.55%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 10 (5.95%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (5.95%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.79%) CSS
2 43 (25.60%) RESTful
3 38 (22.62%) Kafka
4 37 (22.02%) Web Services
5 35 (20.83%) Node.js
6 30 (17.86%) HTML
7 26 (15.48%) Spark Streaming
8 24 (14.29%) CSS3
9 23 (13.69%) AngularJS
9 23 (13.69%) Vue.js
10 22 (13.10%) Apache Flex
11 20 (11.90%) JSON
12 19 (11.31%) jQuery
13 15 (8.93%) Spring Boot
14 14 (8.33%) React
15 13 (7.74%) HTML5
15 13 (7.74%) Sass
16 11 (6.55%) .NET
16 11 (6.55%) Akka
17 10 (5.95%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.90%) User Experience
2 15 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.95%) Internet of Things
4 10 (5.95%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.36%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.76%) Life Science
7 6 (3.57%) Virtual Team
8 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.79%) Animation
10 3 (1.79%) CUDA
10 3 (1.79%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.19%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.19%) HTC Vive
11 2 (1.19%) Infotainment
11 2 (1.19%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.88%) Linux
2 15 (8.93%) Windows
3 8 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.38%) Android
5 3 (1.79%) CentOS
5 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.79%) SUSE
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (97.02%) Computer Science
2 114 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 60 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (31.55%) DevOps
6 48 (28.57%) TDD
7 47 (27.98%) Open Source
8 41 (24.40%) BDD
9 38 (22.62%) Data Modelling
10 34 (20.24%) Configuration Management
10 34 (20.24%) Test Automation
11 31 (18.45%) Front End Development
12 30 (17.86%) Mathematics
13 29 (17.26%) Change Management
14 27 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (15.48%) Data Engineering
15 26 (15.48%) Data Ingestion
16 24 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
17 22 (13.10%) Data Analysis
18 19 (11.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.64%) Java
2 60 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 43 (25.60%) Python
4 27 (16.07%) Scala
5 23 (13.69%) C++
6 16 (9.52%) C#
6 16 (9.52%) SQL
7 14 (8.33%) C
8 12 (7.14%) ES6
9 10 (5.95%) PHP
10 4 (2.38%) Java 8
11 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.19%) HLSL
12 2 (1.19%) R
13 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.60%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.60%) Ruby
13 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 168 (100.00%) Degree
2 26 (15.48%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (3.57%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.90%) QA
2 6 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.79%) GDPR
4 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (15.48%) CA Agile Central
2 12 (7.14%) Adobe
3 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.79%) FatWire
4 3 (1.79%) hybris
5 2 (1.19%) CyberArk
5 2 (1.19%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.19%) Infragistics
5 2 (1.19%) McAfee
5 2 (1.19%) Symantec
5 2 (1.19%) VMware
6 1 (0.60%) Apple
6 1 (0.60%) Forcepoint