Period
to 17 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 187 254
Rank change year-on-year -33 +67 +5
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 73 103 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.94% 1.40% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 3.43% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 102 19
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% +41.67%
10th Percentile £42,263 £27,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £75,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £49,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +21.21% +36.55% -9.38%

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 3143 3000 2651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.39% 40.67% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2556 2618 2093
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,650 £62,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.90%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +12 3 - -
Rochdale - 2 - -
Sale - 1 £43,000 -
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 39 (53.42%) SQL
2 37 (50.68%) Degree
3 36 (49.32%) Machine Learning
4 33 (45.21%) Software Engineering
5 32 (43.84%) OO
6 28 (38.36%) Java
7 26 (35.62%) Python
7 26 (35.62%) Data Structures
8 25 (34.25%) Test Automation
9 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
9 24 (32.88%) Mercurial
9 24 (32.88%) NoSQL
9 24 (32.88%) Subversion
9 24 (32.88%) Mathematics
10 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (23.29%) Computer Vision
12 16 (21.92%) C++
13 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
13 15 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (17.81%) R
14 13 (17.81%) MATLAB
15 12 (16.44%) Analytics
16 10 (13.70%) Image Processing
16 10 (13.70%) PhD
16 10 (13.70%) Statistics
17 9 (12.33%) OpenCV
17 9 (12.33%) Deep Learning
18 8 (10.96%) Big Data
18 8 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree

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 (9.59%) SAS
2 6 (8.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.37%) Predix
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP CAR
1 1 (1.37%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.11%) Slack
4 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) IPsec
1 1 (1.37%) Network Security
1 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (32.88%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.96%) Big Data
3 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.22%) Data Mining
5 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) Lumira
7 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.37%) Power BI
7 1 (1.37%) QlikView
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.37%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
1 24 (32.88%) Mercurial
1 24 (32.88%) Subversion
2 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.85%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.11%) Gatling
3 3 (4.11%) JMeter
3 3 (4.11%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.11%) The Grinder
3 3 (4.11%) Travis CI
3 3 (4.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Law
3 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Software Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Java Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Java Software Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Java Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Data Scientist
4 8 (10.96%) Computer Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Research Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Test Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Test Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Test Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 3 (4.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) OpenCV
2 7 (9.59%) TensorFlow
3 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) HTML
4 4 (5.48%) OpenGL
5 3 (4.11%) CSS
6 2 (2.74%) jQuery
6 2 (2.74%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (2.74%) WebGL
6 2 (2.74%) XHTML
7 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.37%) MFC
7 1 (1.37%) Node.js
7 1 (1.37%) NumPy
7 1 (1.37%) Pandas
7 1 (1.37%) scikit-learn
7 1 (1.37%) SciPy
7 1 (1.37%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Data Structures
2 15 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.59%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (9.59%) Augmented Reality
4 5 (6.85%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.74%) PKI
5 2 (2.74%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Clustering
6 1 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) Machine Learning
2 33 (45.21%) Software Engineering
3 32 (43.84%) OO
4 25 (34.25%) Test Automation
5 24 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (32.88%) Mathematics
6 19 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (23.29%) Computer Vision
8 12 (16.44%) Analytics
9 10 (13.70%) Image Processing
9 10 (13.70%) Statistics
10 9 (12.33%) Deep Learning
11 7 (9.59%) 3D Modelling
12 6 (8.22%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.22%) Statistical Modelling
13 5 (6.85%) Mobile Development
13 5 (6.85%) OCR
13 5 (6.85%) Robotic Process Automation
13 5 (6.85%) SDLC
13 5 (6.85%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) SQL
2 28 (38.36%) Java
3 26 (35.62%) Python
4 16 (21.92%) C++
5 13 (17.81%) MATLAB
5 13 (17.81%) R
6 7 (9.59%) C#
7 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.85%) Scala
8 4 (5.48%) PHP
9 3 (4.11%) C
10 2 (2.74%) Perl
11 1 (1.37%) ABAP
11 1 (1.37%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (50.68%) Degree
2 10 (13.70%) PhD
3 8 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (9.59%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.74%) HND
5 2 (2.74%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.37%) CCNP
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CISSP
6 1 (1.37%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.74%) DO-254
3 1 (1.37%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.37%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) SAP
2 2 (2.74%) Google
3 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco
3 1 (1.37%) Juniper
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) NetApp
3 1 (1.37%) Palo Alto
3 1 (1.37%) Tableau
3 1 (1.37%) VMware