Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 210 188
Rank change year-on-year -20 -22 +68
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 59 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 1.08% 1.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 2.58% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 49 73 93
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
North West median annual salary £51,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +50.00% +14.29%

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 2,781 3,250 3,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.27% 41.73% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,286 2,695 2,698
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +7.16% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 - - 2
Salford - 2 £65,000 - 1
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 31 (52.54%) Degree
2 30 (50.85%) OO
2 30 (50.85%) Data Structures
3 28 (47.46%) Computer Science
4 27 (45.76%) Java
4 27 (45.76%) SQL
5 24 (40.68%) Python
6 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
7 22 (37.29%) C#
8 21 (35.59%) C++
9 20 (33.90%) R
10 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (30.51%) Machine Learning
11 18 (30.51%) Test Automation
12 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (28.81%) Decision-Making
13 16 (27.12%) Data Science
13 16 (27.12%) NoSQL
14 14 (23.73%) Subversion
15 13 (22.03%) Finance
16 12 (20.34%) Relational Database
17 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
17 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
18 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
18 10 (16.95%) PHP
18 10 (16.95%) Apache Spark
18 10 (16.95%) Analytics
19 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
19 9 (15.25%) Mercurial

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 10 (16.95%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon SageMaker
1 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
1 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) NoSQL
2 12 (20.34%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
4 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.08%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.08%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.39%) Big Data
6 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.39%) Power BI
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.69%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.69%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Subversion
2 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.25%) Mercurial
4 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.47%) JIRA
6 2 (3.39%) NUnit
6 2 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Electronics
2 8 (13.56%) Games
2 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.86%) Marketing
4 6 (10.17%) Retail
5 5 (8.47%) Banking
5 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) C++ Developer
3 14 (23.73%) Data Scientist
4 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Java Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Java Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Architect
6 7 (11.86%) C# Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Java Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (11.86%) PHP Architect
6 7 (11.86%) PHP Technical Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Python Developer
8 5 (8.47%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) HTML
2 5 (8.47%) DirectX
2 5 (8.47%) MFC
2 5 (8.47%) OpenGL
2 5 (8.47%) RESTful
2 5 (8.47%) XML
3 4 (6.78%) HTML5
4 3 (5.08%) .NET
4 3 (5.08%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) CSS3
4 3 (5.08%) REST
4 3 (5.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (3.39%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) STL
6 1 (1.69%) Kafka
6 1 (1.69%) NumPy
6 1 (1.69%) SciPy
6 1 (1.69%) SQLAlchemy
6 1 (1.69%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Data Structures
2 28 (47.46%) Computer Science
3 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.47%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.47%) Derivative
4 5 (8.47%) Fintech
4 5 (8.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Acoustics
5 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (1.69%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Android
2 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) OO
2 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
3 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.51%) Machine Learning
4 18 (30.51%) Test Automation
5 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (28.81%) Decision-Making
6 16 (27.12%) Data Science
7 11 (18.64%) Mathematics
8 10 (16.95%) Analytics
8 10 (16.95%) Data Analysis
9 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.56%) Data Analytics
9 8 (13.56%) Kanban
9 8 (13.56%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.56%) Scrum
10 7 (11.86%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (11.86%) OOP
10 7 (11.86%) Predictive Modelling
10 7 (11.86%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Java
1 27 (45.76%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Python
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 21 (35.59%) C++
5 20 (33.90%) R
6 10 (16.95%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) Scala
8 6 (10.17%) C
8 6 (10.17%) HiveQL
9 5 (8.47%) VC++
10 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
11 3 (5.08%) Embedded C
11 3 (5.08%) Embedded C++
11 3 (5.08%) MATLAB
12 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
12 2 (3.39%) VB
12 2 (3.39%) VB6
13 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.08%) PhD
4 1 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 13485
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) HDFS
2 3 (5.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Tableau
3 2 (3.39%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.39%) Google