Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 174 197
Rank change year-on-year +1 +23 -41
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 124 116 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.59% 1.56% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 7.18% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99 91 62
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,650 £22,250 £22,075
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%

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 1654 1616 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.27% 21.73% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1352 1457
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,175 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Stockport - 11 £62,500 - 2
Altrincham -2 10 £29,500 -30.59% 1
Oldham +8 2 £21,500 -34.85% 1
Bolton -4 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Sale - 1 £43,000 -
Computer Science Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 124 (100.00%) Degree
2 113 (91.13%) Computer Science
3 79 (63.71%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (37.10%) HTML
5 42 (33.87%) JavaScript
6 36 (29.03%) Java
7 35 (28.23%) CSS
8 32 (25.81%) Software Engineering
8 32 (25.81%) HTML5
9 30 (24.19%) Web Development
9 30 (24.19%) .NET
9 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
9 30 (24.19%) MVC
9 30 (24.19%) Scrum
10 29 (23.39%) QA
11 27 (21.77%) RESTful
11 27 (21.77%) OO
11 27 (21.77%) C#
12 25 (20.16%) PHP
13 24 (19.35%) CSS3
14 23 (18.55%) NoSQL
14 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
14 23 (18.55%) Web Services
14 23 (18.55%) JSON
15 22 (17.74%) REST
16 21 (16.94%) Open Source
16 21 (16.94%) Spring
17 20 (16.13%) Project Management
17 20 (16.13%) MySQL
17 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce

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 9 (7.26%) nginx
2 5 (4.03%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.81%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.81%) Predix
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.81%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 8 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.84%) SaaS
4 5 (4.03%) npm
5 2 (1.61%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.81%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.81%) G Suite
6 1 (0.81%) GitHub
6 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.52%) HTTP
2 9 (7.26%) SSL
3 2 (1.61%) Skype
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) NAS
4 1 (0.81%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) VPN
4 1 (0.81%) WAN
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) NoSQL
1 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.13%) MySQL
3 18 (14.52%) Big Data
4 16 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (12.90%) Redis
5 10 (8.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.81%) QlikView
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.03%) Gradle
2 5 (4.03%) Mocha
2 5 (4.03%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.23%) Maven
4 2 (1.61%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.61%) Subversion
4 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.81%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.81%) Selenium
5 1 (0.81%) TestNG
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 14 (11.29%) Retail
3 6 (4.84%) Automotive
4 5 (4.03%) Advertising
5 4 (3.23%) German Language
6 3 (2.42%) French Language
6 3 (2.42%) Games
6 3 (2.42%) Japanese Language
6 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.61%) Electronics
7 2 (1.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (44.35%) Developer
2 22 (17.74%) Analyst
3 21 (16.94%) Senior Developer
4 14 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.68%) Architect
6 11 (8.87%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Business Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 10 (8.06%) Service Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Software Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Graduate
9 8 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Service Management Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Software Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.65%) Java Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Junior
10 7 (5.65%) PHP Architect
11 6 (4.84%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.10%) HTML
2 35 (28.23%) CSS
3 32 (25.81%) HTML5
4 30 (24.19%) .NET
5 27 (21.77%) RESTful
6 24 (19.35%) CSS3
7 23 (18.55%) JSON
7 23 (18.55%) Web Services
8 22 (17.74%) REST
9 21 (16.94%) Spring
10 20 (16.13%) Spring Boot
11 18 (14.52%) XML
12 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
13 16 (12.90%) SOAP
13 16 (12.90%) Spring MVC
13 16 (12.90%) XSL
14 14 (11.29%) Node.js
15 12 (9.68%) Ajax
15 12 (9.68%) jQuery
16 11 (8.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 113 (91.13%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.06%) User Experience
3 8 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.61%) FMCG
8 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) Linux
2 8 (6.45%) Android
2 8 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.23%) Windows
4 3 (2.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (63.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 30 (24.19%) MVC
3 30 (24.19%) Scrum
3 30 (24.19%) Web Development
4 27 (21.77%) OO
5 21 (16.94%) Open Source
6 20 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 20 (16.13%) Project Management
7 19 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (14.52%) TDD
9 17 (13.71%) SDLC
10 16 (12.90%) Mentoring
10 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 16 (12.90%) SOA
10 16 (12.90%) Use Case
11 15 (12.10%) DevOps
11 15 (12.10%) OOP
11 15 (12.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) JavaScript
2 36 (29.03%) Java
3 27 (21.77%) C#
4 25 (20.16%) PHP
5 19 (15.32%) Python
6 17 (13.71%) SQL
7 16 (12.90%) Go
7 16 (12.90%) Ruby
8 10 (8.06%) C
9 7 (5.65%) ES6
9 7 (5.65%) T-SQL
10 6 (4.84%) C++
11 3 (2.42%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.61%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.61%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.61%) VB
13 1 (0.81%) ABAP
13 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (100.00%) Degree
2 18 (14.52%) Master's Degree
3 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.87%) MCPD
4 11 (8.87%) MCSD
5 5 (4.03%) MCSE
6 4 (3.23%) CCNA
6 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.23%) MCSA
7 1 (0.81%) CEH
7 1 (0.81%) CISM
7 1 (0.81%) CISSP
7 1 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.81%) MBCS
7 1 (0.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.39%) QA
2 7 (5.65%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 5 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.48%) Oracle
3 5 (4.03%) Apigee
4 4 (3.23%) Google
5 3 (2.42%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) Apple
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco
6 1 (0.81%) Siebel
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter