The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
North West / Manchester
Rank 44 60 69
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 229 135 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.81% 4.02% 3.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.44% 9.98% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 121 121
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1704 1353 1346
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 43.20% 40.28% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1392 1120 1076
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,913 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Manchester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Manchester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Manchester

Computer Science
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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 - 47 £32,250 - 10
Salford - 7 - - 1
Bolton - 5 £23,500 - 1
Stockport -3 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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.

1 338 (82.24%) Degree
2 194 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (38.93%) C#
4 137 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 128 (31.14%) .NET
6 118 (28.71%) SQL
7 99 (24.09%) Software Engineering
8 96 (23.36%) HTML
8 96 (23.36%) SQL Server
9 94 (22.87%) MVC
10 92 (22.38%) Java
10 92 (22.38%) Web Development
10 92 (22.38%) jQuery
11 85 (20.68%) ASP.NET
12 84 (20.44%) CSS
13 80 (19.46%) PHP
14 78 (18.98%) Mathematics
15 77 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
16 74 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 65 (15.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 64 (15.57%) AngularJS
19 62 (15.09%) C
20 60 (14.60%) Validation
21 58 (14.11%) Linux
22 55 (13.38%) Scrum
23 54 (13.14%) OO
24 53 (12.90%) Microsoft
24 53 (12.90%) Games
24 53 (12.90%) Kanban
25 50 (12.17%) TDD

Computer Science
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 37 (9.00%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (4.87%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.41%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.41%) SAS
4 11 (2.68%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.22%) Confluence
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.49%) nginx
6 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.89%) MS Office
3 11 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.43%) Stata
5 5 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) PlanetPress Connect
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.70%) IaaS
4 7 (1.70%) PaaS
4 7 (1.70%) SaaS
5 5 (1.22%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
8 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.24%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.87%) Internet
2 11 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (1.95%) Skype
5 3 (0.73%) Broadband
5 3 (0.73%) Firewall
6 2 (0.49%) HTTP
6 2 (0.49%) SSL
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.24%) Intranet
7 1 (0.24%) LDAP
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.24%) SAN
7 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.22%) MySQL
3 40 (9.73%) Relational Database
4 37 (9.00%) MongoDB
4 37 (9.00%) RDBMS
5 33 (8.03%) NoSQL
6 27 (6.57%) SQL Server 2014
7 18 (4.38%) Big Data
7 18 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (3.65%) Data Mining
9 14 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.68%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 2 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (8.52%) Git (software)
2 34 (8.27%) JIRA
3 32 (7.79%) TeamCity
4 28 (6.81%) Selenium
5 21 (5.11%) Visual Studio
6 14 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (3.16%) Subversion
8 10 (2.43%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.95%) Gradle
10 7 (1.70%) NUnit
11 6 (1.46%) AccuRev
12 5 (1.22%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.22%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.22%) NuGet
12 5 (1.22%) TestComplete
12 5 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.97%) Ant
13 4 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.97%) CruiseControl
13 4 (0.97%) Maven
General
1 53 (12.90%) Games
2 27 (6.57%) Legal
3 22 (5.35%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.38%) Law
5 13 (3.16%) Banking
5 13 (3.16%) Finance
6 12 (2.92%) Marketing
6 12 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.68%) Military
8 7 (1.70%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.70%) Publishing
8 7 (1.70%) Retail
9 3 (0.73%) Billing
10 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.49%) Electronics
10 2 (0.49%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 209 (50.85%) Developer
2 50 (12.17%) .NET Developer
2 50 (12.17%) Software Developer
3 44 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 43 (10.46%) Junior
5 40 (9.73%) Web Developer
6 37 (9.00%) Architect
7 36 (8.76%) Senior Developer
8 35 (8.52%) Java Developer
9 33 (8.03%) Junior Developer
10 32 (7.79%) Graduate
10 32 (7.79%) SQL Developer
11 31 (7.54%) Graduate Developer
12 29 (7.06%) Java Architect
12 29 (7.06%) Java Software Developer
13 26 (6.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 26 (6.33%) Java Technical Architect
13 26 (6.33%) Junior .NET Developer
13 26 (6.33%) Technical Architect
14 25 (6.08%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (31.14%) .NET
2 96 (23.36%) HTML
3 92 (22.38%) jQuery
4 85 (20.68%) ASP.NET
5 84 (20.44%) CSS
6 74 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 65 (15.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 64 (15.57%) AngularJS
9 42 (10.22%) .NET Framework
9 42 (10.22%) WCF
10 40 (9.73%) Web Services
11 39 (9.49%) Spring
12 36 (8.76%) Java EE
13 33 (8.03%) RESTful
14 32 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (7.79%) WPF
15 30 (7.30%) CSS3
16 29 (7.06%) HTML5
17 27 (6.57%) Entity Framework
17 27 (6.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (9.73%) Algorithms
3 37 (9.00%) User Experience
4 35 (8.52%) Data Structures
5 21 (5.11%) iPad
6 15 (3.65%) Animation
7 14 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.68%) Device Driver
8 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.68%) PKI
9 7 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (1.70%) Fintech
9 7 (1.70%) mHealth
10 5 (1.22%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.73%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.73%) Replication
12 2 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.49%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.11%) Linux
2 30 (7.30%) Windows
3 29 (7.06%) Apple iOS
4 21 (5.11%) Android
5 15 (3.65%) Windows XP
6 11 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.49%) Unix
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (24.09%) Software Engineering
3 94 (22.87%) MVC
4 92 (22.38%) Web Development
5 78 (18.98%) Mathematics
6 60 (14.60%) Validation
7 55 (13.38%) Scrum
8 54 (13.14%) OO
9 53 (12.90%) Kanban
10 50 (12.17%) TDD
11 43 (10.46%) Analytics
12 42 (10.22%) Presales
13 40 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (9.25%) Multithreading
15 36 (8.76%) Risk Management
16 33 (8.03%) BDD
16 33 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (8.03%) E-Commerce
17 32 (7.79%) Machine Learning
17 32 (7.79%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 160 (38.93%) C#
2 137 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 118 (28.71%) SQL
4 92 (22.38%) Java
5 80 (19.46%) PHP
6 62 (15.09%) C
7 50 (12.17%) C++
8 45 (10.95%) Python
9 29 (7.06%) Ruby
10 26 (6.33%) F#
11 25 (6.08%) Embedded C
12 23 (5.60%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.89%) R
14 15 (3.65%) Objective-C
15 14 (3.41%) Apple Swift
16 11 (2.68%) Embedded C++
17 10 (2.43%) MATLAB
18 9 (2.19%) Perl
19 5 (1.22%) VB
19 5 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 338 (82.24%) Degree
2 22 (5.35%) ISEB
2 22 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.11%) DV Cleared
3 21 (5.11%) HND
4 19 (4.62%) HNC
5 18 (4.38%) PhD
6 12 (2.92%) CISSP
7 11 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (2.43%) CISM
8 10 (2.43%) ISTQB
9 9 (2.19%) CCNP
9 9 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.70%) MCSA
10 7 (1.70%) Postgraduate
11 5 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.49%) CCNA
13 2 (0.49%) CCSP
13 2 (0.49%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.73%) QA
2 10 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.19%) Cyber Essentials
4 8 (1.95%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.70%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (2.68%) Hyper-V
1 11 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (6.33%) Kibana
2 7 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.46%) Puppet
4 5 (1.22%) Ansible
4 5 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.22%) Salt
5 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.71%) Google
3 42 (10.22%) Oracle
4 16 (3.89%) Demandware
5 13 (3.16%) VMware
6 11 (2.68%) Cisco
7 6 (1.46%) Orchard
8 4 (0.97%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.49%) Apple
9 2 (0.49%) IBM
9 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.49%) SAP
10 1 (0.24%) Adobe
10 1 (0.24%) CyberArk
10 1 (0.24%) Juniper
10 1 (0.24%) NetApp
10 1 (0.24%) Northgate
10 1 (0.24%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.24%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.24%) Tableau
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Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus and more
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oldham, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Flexible Benefits, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Flex Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly competitive and negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
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Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 9 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Oldham
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible Hours
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Salary: Highly Competitive and negotiable
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