Computer Science Degree Jobs in the North West

Computer Science Degree
England > North West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 126 249 238
Rank change year-on-year +123 -11 -56
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 138 63 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.91% 0.76% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 2.51% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 99 45 43
10th Percentile £31,000 - £31,400
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £38,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £73,700 £62,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,878 2,509 2,708
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 26.05% 30.17% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,266 1,058 1,276
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,675 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,270 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in the North West

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the North West.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in the North West

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science Degree in the North West over the 6 months to 23 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in the North West

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Manchester +118 82 £52,500 - 24
Cheshire +37 22 £35,000 - 11
Lancashire +8 20 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Merseyside +19 13 £48,500 -0.51% 8
Cumbria - 1 £29,500 - 1
Computer Science Degree
England

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.72%) IIS
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Exchange
1 1 (0.72%) SAS
1 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.29%) AWS
2 26 (18.84%) Azure
3 16 (11.59%) GCP
4 10 (7.25%) Google Play
5 7 (5.07%) SaaS
6 6 (4.35%) GitHub
7 5 (3.62%) Power Platform
8 3 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.45%) WeChat
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.72%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.72%) Figma
10 1 (0.72%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.72%) Snowflake
10 1 (0.72%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) Firewall
2 8 (5.80%) NAS
2 8 (5.80%) SAN
2 8 (5.80%) VoIP
3 4 (2.90%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.17%) DHCP
4 3 (2.17%) DNS
4 3 (2.17%) OSPF
4 3 (2.17%) VPN
5 2 (1.45%) BGP
5 2 (1.45%) LAN
5 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.45%) VLAN
5 2 (1.45%) WAN
6 1 (0.72%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.72%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) MPLS
6 1 (0.72%) Network Security
6 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.72%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) MySQL
2 16 (11.59%) MS Access
2 16 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.07%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.90%) ActiveReports
5 4 (2.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 4 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.90%) Power BI
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon QuickSight
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.45%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (17.39%) Git
2 10 (7.25%) Appium
3 5 (3.62%) InstallShield
3 5 (3.62%) JIRA
4 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.72%) ERwin
5 1 (0.72%) GitLab
5 1 (0.72%) Postman
General
1 55 (39.86%) Social Skills
2 27 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (15.94%) Finance
3 22 (15.94%) Manufacturing
4 13 (9.42%) Games
5 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.80%) Marketing
7 6 (4.35%) Health Technology
7 6 (4.35%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.17%) Legal
9 2 (1.45%) Advertising
9 2 (1.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.72%) Law
10 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.72%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.72%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (33.33%) Developer
2 28 (20.29%) Software Engineer
3 20 (14.49%) Senior
4 13 (9.42%) Lead
5 10 (7.25%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.25%) Android Developer
5 10 (7.25%) Senior Android Developer
5 10 (7.25%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.52%) Analyst
7 8 (5.80%) Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.80%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.07%) C Software Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) ERP Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Python Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Python Software Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Rust Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Rust Software Engineer
9 6 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.12%) .NET
2 16 (11.59%) CSS
2 16 (11.59%) HTML
3 12 (8.70%) JSON
4 11 (7.97%) .NET Framework
5 10 (7.25%) Android SDK
5 10 (7.25%) REST
6 7 (5.07%) RESTful
7 6 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.35%) CSS3
7 6 (4.35%) HTML5
7 6 (4.35%) Web Services
8 5 (3.62%) OpenGL
8 5 (3.62%) OpenGL ES
8 5 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.62%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (3.62%) Unreal Engine
8 5 (3.62%) Vulkan
8 5 (3.62%) WebAssembly
8 5 (3.62%) WebGPU
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.25%) Onboarding
3 9 (6.52%) Life Science
4 7 (5.07%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (5.07%) Video\Live Streaming
5 5 (3.62%) Handset
5 5 (3.62%) Mali
5 5 (3.62%) Ray Tracing
5 5 (3.62%) SIMD
5 5 (3.62%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.62%) Social Media
6 4 (2.90%) Distributed Systems
6 4 (2.90%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (2.90%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.72%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.22%) Linux
1 21 (15.22%) Windows
2 15 (10.87%) Android
3 12 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (3.62%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (2.90%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (99.28%) Computer Science
2 83 (60.14%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (33.33%) Agile
4 41 (29.71%) Software Engineering
5 31 (22.46%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (18.84%) SDLC
7 25 (18.12%) Mathematics
8 21 (15.22%) Design Patterns
9 20 (14.49%) User Experience
10 19 (13.77%) OOP
11 16 (11.59%) Software Testing
12 15 (10.87%) Code Quality
12 15 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (10.87%) Data Modelling
12 15 (10.87%) Front End Development
12 15 (10.87%) OO
13 14 (10.14%) CI/CD
13 14 (10.14%) DevOps
13 14 (10.14%) Migration
13 14 (10.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 50 (36.23%) SQL
2 30 (21.74%) C#
3 25 (18.12%) Python
4 23 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.22%) Java
6 13 (9.42%) C
7 12 (8.70%) Rust
8 11 (7.97%) TypeScript
9 10 (7.25%) Kotlin
10 9 (6.52%) VB
11 8 (5.80%) C++
11 8 (5.80%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.72%) Kusto Query Language
13 1 (0.72%) PHP
13 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (7.25%) AWS Certification
2 10 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.52%) CCNA
3 9 (6.52%) CCNP
4 8 (5.80%) Azure Certification
4 8 (5.80%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (3.62%) CCNA CyberOps
5 5 (3.62%) Master's Degree
5 5 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.17%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
7 3 (2.17%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.45%) MCSE
8 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.72%) CCIE
9 1 (0.72%) HNC
9 1 (0.72%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) QA
2 8 (5.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
1 11 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.17%) Docker
3 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Ansible
1 4 (2.90%) Terraform
2 2 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.72%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.70%) VMware
3 11 (7.97%) Google
4 8 (5.80%) Cisco
5 6 (4.35%) F5
6 4 (2.90%) Cognos
6 4 (2.90%) IBM
6 4 (2.90%) Juniper
6 4 (2.90%) Verint
7 2 (1.45%) Twitter
8 1 (0.72%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle
8 1 (0.72%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.72%) Sage
8 1 (0.72%) SAP