Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 9 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Degree 20 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 13.70% 13.89% 4.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.63% 48.39% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 4
Salford median annual salary £22,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £20,875 £22,600 £26,650
90th Percentile £34,625 £49,750 £43,375
Manchester median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% +3.23%

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 38 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 26.03% 28.70% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 10
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,525 £29,200
90th Percentile £54,566 £50,000 £44,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% 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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Degree in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 9 (45.00%) Broadband
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
7 3 (15.00%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) SaaS
7 3 (15.00%) High Availability
7 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 3 (15.00%) Retail
7 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Use Case
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) User Experience

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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Broadband
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Junior
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Account Executive
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Sales
4 1 (5.00%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) High Availability
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) B2B
7 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
1 3 (15.00%) PHP
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Nintex
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) VMware