Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 221 187
Rank change year-on-year +11 -34 +66
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 70 71 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.98% 0.91% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 2.33% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 57 58 103
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +21.21% +41.43%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,850 £27,700
90th Percentile £77,000 £65,750 £75,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% +35.71%

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,755 3,041 2,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.47% 38.83% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,282 2,463 2,580
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham -1 3 - -
Salford - 2 £55,000 -
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Algorithms 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 44 (62.86%) OO
2 39 (55.71%) Computer Science
3 36 (51.43%) Java
4 35 (50.00%) C#
5 34 (48.57%) Degree
5 34 (48.57%) Data Structures
6 31 (44.29%) Software Engineering
6 31 (44.29%) C++
7 29 (41.43%) Python
8 25 (35.71%) SQL
8 25 (35.71%) Finance
8 25 (35.71%) R
9 23 (32.86%) Relational Database
10 21 (30.00%) NoSQL
10 21 (30.00%) Mathematics
10 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (28.57%) Decision-Making
12 18 (25.71%) Analytics
12 18 (25.71%) Test Automation
13 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (22.86%) Machine Learning
15 14 (20.00%) Physics
15 14 (20.00%) Data Science
15 14 (20.00%) Subversion
16 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (17.14%) User Experience
17 12 (17.14%) Fintech
17 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
17 12 (17.14%) Derivative
18 11 (15.71%) RDBMS

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.29%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.43%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon SageMaker
2 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) Relational Database
2 21 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
4 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
5 7 (10.00%) Big Data
6 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 5 (7.14%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.29%) MySQL
9 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.86%) HBase
9 2 (2.86%) Power BI
10 1 (1.43%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.43%) BigQuery
10 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.43%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Subversion
2 12 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.71%) JIRA
6 2 (2.86%) NUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Electronics
2 9 (12.86%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.43%) Marketing
4 7 (10.00%) Games
5 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
6 5 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (1.43%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 20 (28.57%) C++ Developer
4 18 (25.71%) Software Engineer
5 13 (18.57%) Python Developer
6 12 (17.14%) C++/C# Developer
6 12 (17.14%) C++/Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Data Scientist
6 12 (17.14%) Graduate
6 12 (17.14%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Graduate Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Graduate Python Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Junior
6 12 (17.14%) Junior C# Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Junior Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Junior Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) .NET
2 6 (8.57%) HTML
3 5 (7.14%) RESTful
4 4 (5.71%) DirectX
4 4 (5.71%) MFC
4 4 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (5.71%) OpenGL
4 4 (5.71%) XML
5 3 (4.29%) CSS
5 3 (4.29%) CSS3
5 3 (4.29%) HTML5
5 3 (4.29%) Kafka
5 3 (4.29%) NumPy
5 3 (4.29%) Pandas
5 3 (4.29%) REST
5 3 (4.29%) SciPy
5 3 (4.29%) SOAP
6 2 (2.86%) STL
6 2 (2.86%) Web Services
7 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (48.57%) Data Structures
2 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.14%) Derivative
3 12 (17.14%) Fintech
3 12 (17.14%) User Experience
4 4 (5.71%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.86%) Acoustics
5 2 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Android
3 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) OO
2 39 (55.71%) Computer Science
3 31 (44.29%) Software Engineering
4 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 20 (28.57%) Decision-Making
6 18 (25.71%) Analytics
6 18 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 17 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (22.86%) Machine Learning
9 14 (20.00%) Data Science
9 14 (20.00%) Physics
10 11 (15.71%) Data Analytics
11 10 (14.29%) Kanban
11 10 (14.29%) OOP
11 10 (14.29%) Scrum
12 9 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (12.86%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (12.86%) RUP
12 9 (12.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 36 (51.43%) Java
2 35 (50.00%) C#
3 31 (44.29%) C++
4 29 (41.43%) Python
5 25 (35.71%) R
5 25 (35.71%) SQL
6 9 (12.86%) PHP
7 6 (8.57%) C
8 5 (7.14%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.71%) VC++
10 3 (4.29%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.29%) Embedded C++
10 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.86%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.86%) VB
11 2 (2.86%) VB6
12 1 (1.43%) Scala
12 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (48.57%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) PhD
3 4 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.86%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
1 6 (8.57%) SAP
2 3 (4.29%) Tableau
3 2 (2.86%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.86%) Google
3 2 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter