Period
to 28 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 166 109 162
Rank change year-on-year -57 +53 -8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 78 50 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.38% 1.88% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.57% 12.95% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 62
10th Percentile £31,700 £32,500 "
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £37,718
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +45.82% -11.25%
75th Percentile £71,250 £64,063 £54,688
90th Percentile " £68,875 £60,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £37,936
% change year-on-year +4.55% +44.98% -10.74%

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 1,030 386 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.24% 14.50% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 682 285 904
10th Percentile £30,513 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £51,250 £45,750
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% +12.02% +1.67%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £84,000 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.47% -4.44%

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 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Computer Science Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 78 (100.00%) Degree
2 73 (93.59%) Computer Science
3 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (60.26%) Social Skills
5 38 (48.72%) Software Engineering
6 35 (44.87%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (38.46%) C#
8 29 (37.18%) .NET
9 28 (35.90%) Finance
10 27 (34.62%) Change Management
11 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 26 (33.33%) Azure
12 24 (30.77%) DevOps
12 24 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (28.21%) React
14 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
15 19 (24.36%) Microservices
16 15 (19.23%) Java
16 15 (19.23%) AngularJS
17 14 (17.95%) Linux
17 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
17 14 (17.95%) Project Management
17 14 (17.95%) Organisational Skills
18 13 (16.67%) Blazor
18 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
18 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 13 (16.67%) Kubernetes
19 12 (15.38%) Docker
19 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
19 12 (15.38%) Contingency Planning

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 8 (10.26%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.33%) Azure
2 9 (11.54%) GitHub
3 8 (10.26%) GitHub Actions
3 8 (10.26%) mabl
4 7 (8.97%) SaaS
5 6 (7.69%) AWS
5 6 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 6 (7.69%) Veeva
6 4 (5.13%) Azure Service Bus
7 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.28%) GCP
8 1 (1.28%) Google Play
8 1 (1.28%) npm
8 1 (1.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.41%) Artifactory
4 5 (6.41%) GitLab
5 4 (5.13%) Maven
5 4 (5.13%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.85%) Ant
7 2 (2.56%) Gradle
7 2 (2.56%) Selenium
7 2 (2.56%) Subversion
8 1 (1.28%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.28%) Grunt
8 1 (1.28%) gulp
8 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.28%) JUnit
8 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (60.26%) Social Skills
2 28 (35.90%) Finance
3 24 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (17.95%) Organisational Skills
5 9 (11.54%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (8.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 6 (7.69%) Retail
8 5 (6.41%) French Language
8 5 (6.41%) German Language
8 5 (6.41%) Italian Language
8 5 (6.41%) Spanish Language
9 4 (5.13%) Banking
10 2 (2.56%) Billing
10 2 (2.56%) Games
11 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Software Engineer
2 16 (20.51%) Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Consultant
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (5.13%) Development Manager
5 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Software Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Graduate
6 3 (3.85%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Junior
6 3 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Product Owner
6 3 (3.85%) Salesforce Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) .NET
2 22 (28.21%) React
3 15 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 13 (16.67%) Blazor
5 11 (14.10%) CSS
5 11 (14.10%) HTML
5 11 (14.10%) XML
6 8 (10.26%) Ajax
6 8 (10.26%) HTML5
6 8 (10.26%) Node.js
6 8 (10.26%) Spring
7 7 (8.97%) REST
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Core
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.41%) Spring Boot
8 5 (6.41%) Web Services
9 4 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.85%) JSON
10 3 (3.85%) SonicMQ
11 2 (2.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Life Science
1 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 6 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.85%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Wiki
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Android
4 3 (3.85%) AIX
4 3 (3.85%) Unix
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.28%) HPUX
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (93.59%) Computer Science
2 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (48.72%) Software Engineering
4 35 (44.87%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (34.62%) Change Management
6 24 (30.77%) DevOps
7 19 (24.36%) Microservices
8 14 (17.95%) Project Management
9 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
11 11 (14.10%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (11.54%) User Stories
13 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
13 8 (10.26%) Programme Management
13 8 (10.26%) Workflow
14 7 (8.97%) Change Control
14 7 (8.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (8.97%) Data Management
14 7 (8.97%) Migration
14 7 (8.97%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) C#
2 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.23%) Java
4 10 (12.82%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) TypeScript
5 8 (10.26%) Python
6 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) C
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (2.56%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.28%) Java 8
9 1 (1.28%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 78 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) OCP
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (6.41%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.28%) HNC
4 1 (1.28%) HND
4 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) CDISC
2 6 (7.69%) PMO
3 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 6 (7.69%) Ansible
2 6 (7.69%) CloudForms
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.13%) Cisco
4 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.13%) TOWER Software
5 2 (2.56%) Google