Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Line Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 203 201
Rank change year-on-year +51 -2 -84
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 146 93 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.01% 1.19% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.30% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 83 63 65
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.69% +6.75%
10th Percentile £23,300 £29,600 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £64,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +4.94%

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 6,600 7,163 6,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.66% 92.00% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,433 5,928 5,797
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 - 14 £24,000 -
Stockport +22 5 £52,500 +85.02% 1
Bury +2 5 - -
Altrincham -7 5 £77,500 +297.44% 1
Bolton +10 1 £55,000 - 1
Line Management
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 84 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.30%) Mentoring
3 47 (32.19%) SDLC
4 46 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (29.45%) Software Engineering
6 42 (28.77%) TDD
7 41 (28.08%) Time Management
8 40 (27.40%) Information Security
8 40 (27.40%) BDD
9 36 (24.66%) Software Delivery
9 36 (24.66%) Cybersecurity
9 36 (24.66%) Electronics
10 34 (23.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (20.55%) Software Architecture
11 30 (20.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 29 (19.86%) SQL
13 28 (19.18%) Management Information System
14 27 (18.49%) Scrum
14 27 (18.49%) Military
14 27 (18.49%) Big Data
14 27 (18.49%) Test Automation
14 27 (18.49%) Visualisation
15 26 (17.81%) SOLID
16 25 (17.12%) DevOps
16 25 (17.12%) Java
17 24 (16.44%) Information Assurance
18 23 (15.75%) Project Management
19 22 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 22 (15.07%) Finance
19 22 (15.07%) Microsoft

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 15 (10.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.85%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (6.16%) MS Exchange
3 9 (6.16%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.05%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.42%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.90%) Office 365
3 10 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.16%) IaaS
5 5 (3.42%) SaaS
6 4 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.05%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.16%) Firewall
1 9 (6.16%) Skype
1 9 (6.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.05%) Broadband
3 2 (1.37%) DHCP
3 2 (1.37%) DNS
3 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (1.37%) SAN
3 2 (1.37%) VLAN
3 2 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) Big Data
2 18 (12.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (9.59%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.37%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) Power BI
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Selenium
2 12 (8.22%) Cucumber
3 8 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.74%) JIRA
5 4 (2.74%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.74%) Xcode
6 3 (2.05%) Redmine
7 2 (1.37%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.37%) GoCD
7 2 (1.37%) JMeter
7 2 (1.37%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.68%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) gulp
8 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.68%) Maven
8 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (24.66%) Electronics
2 27 (18.49%) Military
3 22 (15.07%) Finance
4 19 (13.01%) Retail
5 7 (4.79%) Marketing
6 5 (3.42%) Automotive
7 4 (2.74%) Games
7 4 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.05%) Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Billing
9 2 (1.37%) Advertising
9 2 (1.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (13.70%) Software Engineer
2 16 (10.96%) Developer
3 15 (10.27%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (8.90%) IT Manager
5 12 (8.22%) Analyst
5 12 (8.22%) Test Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) IT Services Manager
6 8 (5.48%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (5.48%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 7 (4.79%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.11%) Junior
8 6 (4.11%) Junior Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Head of Digital
9 5 (3.42%) Junior Web Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Product Owner
9 5 (3.42%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.42%) Web Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.01%) .NET
2 14 (9.59%) HTML
3 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET
4 12 (8.22%) CSS
5 7 (4.79%) Spring
6 6 (4.11%) Web Services
7 5 (3.42%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (3.42%) XML
8 4 (2.74%) Gherkin
8 4 (2.74%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.74%) RESTful
9 3 (2.05%) Grails
9 3 (2.05%) J2EE
9 3 (2.05%) JSON
9 3 (2.05%) JSP
9 3 (2.05%) REST
9 3 (2.05%) SOAP
10 2 (1.37%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.37%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.18%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.85%) User Experience
4 8 (5.48%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.42%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.42%) VLE
7 4 (2.74%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.37%) Fintech
9 2 (1.37%) Infotainment
10 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Windows
2 15 (10.27%) Linux
3 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.74%) Android
4 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.05%) Unix
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (36.30%) Mentoring
3 47 (32.19%) SDLC
4 46 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (29.45%) Software Engineering
6 42 (28.77%) TDD
7 41 (28.08%) Time Management
8 40 (27.40%) BDD
8 40 (27.40%) Information Security
9 36 (24.66%) Cybersecurity
9 36 (24.66%) Software Delivery
10 34 (23.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (20.55%) Continuous Delivery
11 30 (20.55%) Software Architecture
12 27 (18.49%) Scrum
12 27 (18.49%) Test Automation
12 27 (18.49%) Visualisation
13 26 (17.81%) SOLID
14 25 (17.12%) DevOps
15 24 (16.44%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.86%) SQL
2 25 (17.12%) Java
3 17 (11.64%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.96%) Python
5 15 (10.27%) C
5 15 (10.27%) C#
6 13 (8.90%) Perl
7 11 (7.53%) C++
8 6 (4.11%) PHP
9 4 (2.74%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.74%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.37%) VBA
12 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.68%) R
12 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (12.33%) Degree
2 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.53%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.16%) HNC
4 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.79%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.74%) ISEB
7 4 (2.74%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.37%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.37%) PMP
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) SLA
2 9 (6.16%) PMO
3 8 (5.48%) QA
4 6 (4.11%) GDPR
5 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (9.59%) Hyper-V
1 14 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.16%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (4.79%) Docker
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.85%) SCCM
2 9 (6.16%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.37%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.59%) VMware
3 4 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.05%) Google
4 3 (2.05%) HP
5 2 (1.37%) BT
5 2 (1.37%) NetApp
5 2 (1.37%) SAP
5 2 (1.37%) Veeam
6 1 (0.68%) Netezza
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.68%) WorldPay