Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Oldham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 7 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 14.58% 10.81% 21.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 53.85% 37.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 16
Oldham median annual salary £21,500 £35,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.57% +60.92% -62.17%
10th Percentile £19,750 £27,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £23,250 £42,275 £33,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%

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 Oldham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oldham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham 27.08% 28.83% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 33
Oldham median annual salary £29,250 £32,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +10.17% -48.70%
10th Percentile £18,609 £18,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £39,500 £42,538 £41,550
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.88% - +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oldham.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Oldham

Degree
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Degree in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Oldham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) HND
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
4 2 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (28.57%) Component Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Google

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Google Maps API
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Animation
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Component Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (28.57%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Decision Tree
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HND
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft