Period
to 19 October 2019

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 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 43 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 22.40% 11.73% 14.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 69.35% 45.10% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 14
Salford median annual salary £31,218 £29,281 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.62% -21.92% -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,175 £19,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £78,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,250 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.17% +0.59% +6.25%

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 62 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 32.29% 26.02% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 29
Salford median annual salary £45,000 £31,062 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.87% -17.17% -2.60%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (39.53%) Java
4 14 (32.56%) Broadband
5 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
6 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
6 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
6 11 (25.58%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (25.58%) Big Data
7 10 (23.26%) SDLC
8 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
8 9 (20.93%) Finance
9 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
10 7 (16.28%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.95%) Project Management
12 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) Statistics
12 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
12 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
12 5 (11.63%) R
12 5 (11.63%) Active Listening
12 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
12 5 (11.63%) Coaching
12 5 (11.63%) Ticket Management
12 5 (11.63%) Contingency Planning

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 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) Broadband
2 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.98%) LLU
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Big Data
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.30%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Engagement Manager
4 4 (9.30%) IT Manager
4 4 (9.30%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) IT Support
4 4 (9.30%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.98%) Designer
5 3 (6.98%) Remedy Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
1 3 (6.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
4 11 (25.58%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (23.26%) SDLC
6 7 (16.28%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (16.28%) Software Delivery
6 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 5 (11.63%) Active Listening
8 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) Coaching
8 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
8 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) Statistics
8 5 (11.63%) Ticket Management
8 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) R
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) DV Cleared
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) BMC
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
1 3 (6.98%) Pega
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy
1 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco