Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Graduate was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Graduate
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 285 265
Rank change year-on-year -2 -20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Graduate 17 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.053% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.055% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 9
Manchester median annual salary £24,000 £22,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% +2.63%
10th Percentile £21,250 £16,900 £18,700
90th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,200
North West median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7739 7309 7172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.44% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6429 6274 5976
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

IT Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured IT Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for IT Graduate in Manchester

IT Graduate
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Graduate in Manchester

IT Graduate
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Graduate within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Bolton - 1 £17,000 -
IT Graduate
North West

IT Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring IT Graduate in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 11 (64.71%) Business Analysis
2 11 (64.71%) Project Management
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Requirements Engineering
4 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (47.06%) Process Management
5 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
5 8 (47.06%) Banking
5 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 7 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (35.29%) SFIA
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 2 (11.76%) DevOps
10 2 (11.76%) Coaching
10 2 (11.76%) GIS
10 2 (11.76%) ITIL
10 2 (11.76%) Service Management
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
11 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
11 1 (5.88%) ISDN
11 1 (5.88%) LAN
11 1 (5.88%) VoIP
11 1 (5.88%) WAN
11 1 (5.88%) DNS
11 1 (5.88%) SLA

IT Graduate Skill Set
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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) ISDN
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) CSS3
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Business Analysis
1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Requirements Engineering
4 8 (47.06%) Process Management
5 7 (41.18%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (35.29%) SFIA
7 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.76%) Coaching
8 2 (11.76%) DevOps
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
9 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
9 1 (5.88%) OO
9 1 (5.88%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) VMware