Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 4 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Degree 22 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 12.15% 17.32% 4.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.31% 56.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 4
Salford median annual salary £29,281 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.92% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,175 £19,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £35,000 £63,125 £43,375
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £42,625 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.05% +2.71% +9.21%

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 52 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 28.73% 30.71% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 11
Salford median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £19,050 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,000 £43,750
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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 11 (50.00%) Broadband
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) SaaS
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.64%) High Availability
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) B2B

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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Ranorex
2 1 (4.55%) QAComplete
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Junior
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Account Executive
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) SDLC
2 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) B2B
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) High Availability
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Test Management
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Nintex
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com