Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 16 4
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 17 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 16.35% 8.00% 19.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.95% 47.06% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 13
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +100.00% -47.37%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,375 £44,125 £41,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%

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 Salford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Salford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 37 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 35.58% 17.00% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 16
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +102.38% -44.74%
10th Percentile £23,225 £23,100 £19,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £44,900 £40,625
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Salford

Degree
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Degree in Salford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Salford over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Salford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
3 10 (58.82%) Workflow
3 10 (58.82%) Service Management
3 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
3 10 (58.82%) J2EE
3 10 (58.82%) JSP
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) JBoss
3 10 (58.82%) Broadband
3 10 (58.82%) Ajax
3 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) Functional Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Test Planning
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
7 3 (17.65%) LLU
7 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 10 (58.82%) JBoss
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Broadband
2 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
2 3 (17.65%) LLU
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) WLAN
General
1 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Designer
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Ajax
1 10 (58.82%) Hibernate
1 10 (58.82%) J2EE
1 10 (58.82%) JSP
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Functional Testing
1 10 (58.82%) Service Management
1 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
1 10 (58.82%) Test Planning
1 10 (58.82%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Forensic Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) SIEM
6 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CFCE
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) EnCE
1 1 (5.88%) HND
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat