Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 192 159
Rank change year-on-year +46 -33 -25
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 139 113 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.91% 1.39% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 1.51% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 97
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,875 £29,900
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £64,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -

Line Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,621 7,506 6,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.00% 92.34% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,494 6,286 5,508
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Line Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Line Management in Manchester

Line Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 +6 13 £24,000 - 3
Stockport +12 6 £52,500 +7.14% 3
Altrincham -5 4 £58,750 +173.26% 1
Bury - 3 - - 1
Cheadle +1 1 - -
Line Management
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Line Management 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 Line Management.

1 80 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.41%) Mentoring
3 44 (31.65%) TDD
4 43 (30.94%) Software Engineering
5 42 (30.22%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (30.22%) BDD
5 42 (30.22%) SDLC
6 37 (26.62%) Software Delivery
7 33 (23.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 31 (22.30%) Finance
9 30 (21.58%) Information Security
10 28 (20.14%) Test Automation
10 28 (20.14%) Retail
10 28 (20.14%) Software Architecture
11 27 (19.42%) Time Management
11 27 (19.42%) SQL
12 25 (17.99%) Visualisation
12 25 (17.99%) SOLID
13 24 (17.27%) Cybersecurity
13 24 (17.27%) Security Cleared
13 24 (17.27%) Electronics
14 23 (16.55%) Java
15 21 (15.11%) Project Management
15 21 (15.11%) Continuous Delivery
16 20 (14.39%) Big Data
16 20 (14.39%) C
16 20 (14.39%) Scrum
17 19 (13.67%) Military
18 18 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (12.95%) Management Information System

Line Management
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 14 (10.07%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (7.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.19%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (7.19%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.16%) Confluence
4 2 (1.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.16%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.44%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.63%) IaaS
2 12 (8.63%) Office 365
3 6 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.88%) SaaS
6 2 (1.44%) GitHub
6 2 (1.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) Firewall
2 10 (7.19%) Skype
2 10 (7.19%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.44%) Broadband
3 2 (1.44%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.39%) Big Data
2 14 (10.07%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.35%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Selenium
2 6 (4.32%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.32%) JIRA
3 4 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.16%) Redmine
4 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.16%) Xcode
5 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.44%) Gradle
5 2 (1.44%) JUnit
5 2 (1.44%) Maven
5 2 (1.44%) Spock
6 1 (0.72%) gulp
6 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (22.30%) Finance
2 28 (20.14%) Retail
3 24 (17.27%) Electronics
4 19 (13.67%) Military
5 5 (3.60%) Automotive
5 5 (3.60%) Banking
6 4 (2.88%) Games
6 4 (2.88%) Marketing
6 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.16%) Billing
8 2 (1.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (17.99%) Software Engineer
2 18 (12.95%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (10.07%) Developer
3 14 (10.07%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 12 (8.63%) Analyst
5 9 (6.47%) Test Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Agile Test Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Test Engineer
7 6 (4.32%) Product Owner
7 6 (4.32%) Software Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Development Manager
8 5 (3.60%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (2.88%) Graduate
9 4 (2.88%) Junior
9 4 (2.88%) Junior Developer
9 4 (2.88%) Project Manager
9 4 (2.88%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.63%) .NET
2 9 (6.47%) CSS
2 9 (6.47%) HTML
3 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.04%) Spring
4 6 (4.32%) Web Services
5 5 (3.60%) RESTful
6 3 (2.16%) Grails
6 3 (2.16%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.16%) HTML5 Canvas
6 3 (2.16%) J2EE
6 3 (2.16%) JSON
6 3 (2.16%) JSP
6 3 (2.16%) REST
6 3 (2.16%) SOAP
7 2 (1.44%) GraphQL
7 2 (1.44%) HTML5
7 2 (1.44%) JMS
7 2 (1.44%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.04%) User Experience
3 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.16%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.16%) VLE
6 2 (1.44%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Fintech
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Windows
2 11 (7.91%) Linux
3 10 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.76%) Unix
5 3 (2.16%) Android
5 3 (2.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.41%) Mentoring
3 44 (31.65%) TDD
4 43 (30.94%) Software Engineering
5 42 (30.22%) BDD
5 42 (30.22%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (30.22%) SDLC
6 37 (26.62%) Software Delivery
7 33 (23.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (21.58%) Information Security
9 28 (20.14%) Software Architecture
9 28 (20.14%) Test Automation
10 27 (19.42%) Time Management
11 25 (17.99%) SOLID
11 25 (17.99%) Visualisation
12 24 (17.27%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (15.11%) Continuous Delivery
13 21 (15.11%) Project Management
14 20 (14.39%) Scrum
15 18 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.42%) SQL
2 23 (16.55%) Java
3 20 (14.39%) C
4 15 (10.79%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.91%) C#
6 10 (7.19%) Python
7 8 (5.76%) Perl
8 7 (5.04%) C++
9 5 (3.60%) PHP
10 3 (2.16%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) Scala
11 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (17.27%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.95%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.07%) Degree
4 10 (7.19%) HNC
4 10 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.88%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.44%) ISEB
7 2 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.72%) IIBA
8 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.72%) PMP
8 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) SLA
2 8 (5.76%) PMO
3 4 (2.88%) GDPR
4 3 (2.16%) QA
5 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (5.76%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.60%) Docker
4 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) SCCM
2 10 (7.19%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.72%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.76%) VMware
3 4 (2.88%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.88%) SAP
4 2 (1.44%) Capita
4 2 (1.44%) Cisco
4 2 (1.44%) Google
4 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.72%) BT
5 1 (0.72%) HP
5 1 (0.72%) Progress
5 1 (0.72%) WorldPay