Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 204 165
Rank change year-on-year +41 -39 +45
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 102 83 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.64% 1.12% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 3.08% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 110
Manchester median annual salary £57,454 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.44% -12.50% +37.14%
10th Percentile £40,625 £33,750 £45,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £57,454 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.44% -12.50% +33.33%

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 2,648 2,696 3,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.50% 36.40% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,095 2,139 2,748
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £26,850 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £63,750
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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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
Salford - 8 £55,000 -
Stockport +23 2 £38,750 - 1
Bolton - 1 £50,000 -
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 64 (62.75%) OO
2 59 (57.84%) Software Engineering
2 59 (57.84%) Data Structures
3 57 (55.88%) Java
4 55 (53.92%) Computer Science
5 49 (48.04%) C#
6 45 (44.12%) C++
7 44 (43.14%) Degree
8 43 (42.16%) NoSQL
9 42 (41.18%) Python
10 36 (35.29%) Decision-Making
11 34 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (31.37%) SQL
13 32 (31.37%) R
14 31 (30.39%) Mathematics
15 29 (28.43%) Data Science
16 28 (27.45%) Finance
16 28 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (25.49%) Analytics
18 25 (24.51%) Fintech
18 25 (24.51%) Machine Learning
19 24 (23.53%) User Experience
20 23 (22.55%) Subversion
21 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
22 20 (19.61%) Test Automation
22 20 (19.61%) Physics
23 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
24 18 (17.65%) Mercurial
24 18 (17.65%) Technical Leadership

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 6 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.98%) nginx
4 1 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.98%) SPSS
2 1 (0.98%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.92%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Broadband
2 5 (4.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (42.16%) NoSQL
2 34 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 17 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 11 (10.78%) Big Data
5 10 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.94%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.96%) HBase
10 1 (0.98%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) Subversion
2 21 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 18 (17.65%) Mercurial
4 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.90%) JIRA
6 2 (1.96%) C++Builder
6 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (27.45%) Finance
2 12 (11.76%) Retail
3 8 (7.84%) Banking
4 6 (5.88%) Games
4 6 (5.88%) Marketing
5 5 (4.90%) Electronics
5 5 (4.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.90%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.94%) Automotive
7 1 (0.98%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (39.22%) Developer
2 28 (27.45%) C++ Developer
2 28 (27.45%) Software Engineer
3 24 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 20 (19.61%) Java Developer
5 18 (17.65%) Junior
6 17 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
6 17 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Graduate Python Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Junior C# Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Junior Python Developer
6 17 (16.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) NumPy
2 8 (7.84%) scikit-learn
3 7 (6.86%) Pandas
3 7 (6.86%) Web Services
4 6 (5.88%) HTML
4 6 (5.88%) OpenGL
5 5 (4.90%) DirectX
5 5 (4.90%) HTML5
5 5 (4.90%) Matplotlib
5 5 (4.90%) MFC
5 5 (4.90%) Node.js
5 5 (4.90%) XML
6 4 (3.92%) Kafka
7 3 (2.94%) Apache Flex
7 3 (2.94%) MLlib
7 3 (2.94%) Spring
7 3 (2.94%) Vulkan
8 2 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
8 2 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (57.84%) Data Structures
2 28 (27.45%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (24.51%) Fintech
4 24 (23.53%) User Experience
5 17 (16.67%) Derivative
6 10 (9.80%) Hedge funds
7 8 (7.84%) Robotics
8 5 (4.90%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (4.90%) Client/Server
8 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.90%) Video\Live Streaming
9 4 (3.92%) Blog
10 3 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (2.94%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.98%) Acoustics
12 1 (0.98%) Animation
12 1 (0.98%) BBC
12 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.82%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Android
3 5 (4.90%) Linux
4 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.94%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (62.75%) OO
2 59 (57.84%) Software Engineering
3 55 (53.92%) Computer Science
4 36 (35.29%) Decision-Making
5 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (30.39%) Mathematics
7 29 (28.43%) Data Science
8 26 (25.49%) Analytics
9 25 (24.51%) Machine Learning
10 20 (19.61%) Physics
10 20 (19.61%) Test Automation
11 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
13 15 (14.71%) Kanban
13 15 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (14.71%) RUP
13 15 (14.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 15 (14.71%) Scrum
14 13 (12.75%) Data Analysis
14 13 (12.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.88%) Java
2 49 (48.04%) C#
3 45 (44.12%) C++
4 42 (41.18%) Python
5 32 (31.37%) R
5 32 (31.37%) SQL
6 9 (8.82%) MATLAB
7 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.90%) VC++
9 4 (3.92%) C
10 3 (2.94%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.94%) Java 8
10 3 (2.94%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.98%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.98%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 44 (43.14%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) PhD
3 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.96%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Ansible
1 2 (1.96%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Splunk
2 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) SAP
4 3 (2.94%) Google
4 3 (2.94%) QNX
5 2 (1.96%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.98%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.98%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) Twitter