Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 17 2
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 21 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 17.21% 4.76% 22.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 58.33% 33.33% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 25
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £19,000 £24,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,125 £43,375 £47,250
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 Salford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Salford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 36 12 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 29.51% 14.29% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 37
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,750 £24,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,875 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.19% - +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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Salford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 7 (33.33%) Workflow
2 7 (33.33%) Service Management
2 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 7 (33.33%) Ajax
2 7 (33.33%) JSP
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 7 (33.33%) J2EE
2 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 7 (33.33%) Broadband
2 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (23.81%) Document Management
3 5 (23.81%) Kofax
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Data Extraction
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Postgraduate

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 7 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) LLU
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) WLAN
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Graduate
4 4 (19.05%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (19.05%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (9.52%) J2EE Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Ajax
1 7 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 7 (33.33%) J2EE
1 7 (33.33%) JSP
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 7 (33.33%) Service Management
1 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 7 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 7 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (23.81%) Document Management
3 4 (19.05%) Data Extraction
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Use Case
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Research
5 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
1 2 (9.52%) Postgraduate
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Kofax
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) VMware