Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 181 214
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 +33
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 77 129 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.05% 1.56% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.82% 3.57% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61 105 53
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +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 2,729 3,613 3,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.35% 43.58% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,179 3,055 2,583
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,600 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 15 July 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 15 July 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
Stockport +5 1 - -
Oldham -2 1 - -
Salford - 1 - -
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 46 (59.74%) Data Structures
2 40 (51.95%) SQL
3 35 (45.45%) Python
4 33 (42.86%) OO
5 32 (41.56%) Java
5 32 (41.56%) Machine Learning
5 32 (41.56%) Data Science
6 31 (40.26%) Degree
7 29 (37.66%) NoSQL
7 29 (37.66%) Test Automation
8 28 (36.36%) R
9 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 22 (28.57%) Apache Spark
10 22 (28.57%) Decision-Making
11 20 (25.97%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (25.97%) Data Analysis
11 20 (25.97%) Software Engineering
12 18 (23.38%) Hadoop
12 18 (23.38%) Predictive Modelling
13 17 (22.08%) Scala
13 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
13 17 (22.08%) HDFS
13 17 (22.08%) Retail
13 17 (22.08%) Subversion
14 16 (20.78%) HiveQL
15 15 (19.48%) C#
16 14 (18.18%) Mercurial
16 14 (18.18%) Analytics
17 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development

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 22 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.90%) JBoss
3 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) GIMP
1 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon SageMaker
2 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.30%) iTunes
2 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.66%) NoSQL
2 18 (23.38%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.69%) RDBMS
3 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.19%) Big Data
4 4 (5.19%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.30%) HBase
7 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.30%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
1 17 (22.08%) Subversion
2 14 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 4 (5.19%) NUnit
3 4 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.90%) Gradle
4 3 (3.90%) Maven
5 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 17 (22.08%) Retail
2 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.90%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Finance
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Data Scientist
2 18 (23.38%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Java Engineer
3 15 (19.48%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Java Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Architect
5 8 (10.39%) C# Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Java Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Java Technical Architect
5 8 (10.39%) PHP Architect
5 8 (10.39%) PHP Technical Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Technical Architect
6 3 (3.90%) C# Developer
6 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Data Scientist
7 2 (2.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (2.60%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) REST
2 8 (10.39%) RESTful
3 7 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 4 (5.19%) HTML
5 4 (5.19%) NumPy
5 4 (5.19%) Pandas
6 3 (3.90%) CSS
6 3 (3.90%) HTML5
6 3 (3.90%) J2EE
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
6 3 (3.90%) SciPy
7 2 (2.60%) CSS3
7 2 (2.60%) Kafka
7 2 (2.60%) Node.js
7 2 (2.60%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.60%) TensorFlow
7 2 (2.60%) XML
8 1 (1.30%) Keras
8 1 (1.30%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 46 (59.74%) Data Structures
2 22 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.30%) Animation
4 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.30%) Verilog
4 1 (1.30%) VHDL
4 1 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
1 3 (3.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) OO
2 32 (41.56%) Data Science
2 32 (41.56%) Machine Learning
3 29 (37.66%) Test Automation
4 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (28.57%) Decision-Making
6 20 (25.97%) Data Analysis
6 20 (25.97%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (25.97%) Software Engineering
7 18 (23.38%) Predictive Modelling
8 14 (18.18%) Analytics
9 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (15.58%) OOP
11 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 9 (11.69%) Data Analytics
12 9 (11.69%) Kanban
12 9 (11.69%) Presales
12 9 (11.69%) Scrum
13 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
13 8 (10.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) SQL
2 35 (45.45%) Python
3 32 (41.56%) Java
4 28 (36.36%) R
5 17 (22.08%) Scala
6 16 (20.78%) HiveQL
7 15 (19.48%) C#
8 8 (10.39%) C++
8 8 (10.39%) PHP
9 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.19%) MATLAB
9 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.60%) C
10 2 (2.60%) Go
10 2 (2.60%) Groovy
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.30%) Java 8
11 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (40.26%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) PhD
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.30%) HNC
3 1 (1.30%) HND
3 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 13485
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) HDFS
2 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Cognizant
2 3 (3.90%) Google
3 2 (2.60%) Capita
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe
4 1 (1.30%) Splunk
4 1 (1.30%) Xilinx