Period
to 21 January 2022

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 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 200 160 178
Rank change year-on-year -40 +18 +34
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 46 24 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.84% 0.77% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 2.34% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 42
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,793 £47,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,625 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +13.04%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £77,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +13.04%

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 2,275 1,024 1,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 41.37% 32.96% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,586 896 1,516
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £49,741
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +0.52% +8.13%
75th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Manchester

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Algorithms in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

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 21 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Oldham - 8 £60,000 - 1
Stockport - 6 £60,000 -
Salford - 1 - - 3
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, 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 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) Degree
2 23 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 21 (45.65%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 17 (36.96%) Computer Science
5 17 (36.96%) Mathematics
6 16 (34.78%) Machine Learning
7 14 (30.43%) Python
7 14 (30.43%) Azure
7 14 (30.43%) Data Science
7 14 (30.43%) Social Skills
8 13 (28.26%) Subversion
9 12 (26.09%) OO
9 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 12 (26.09%) Test Automation
10 11 (23.91%) Mercurial
10 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
10 11 (23.91%) C++
10 11 (23.91%) Decision-Making
11 10 (21.74%) SciPy
11 10 (21.74%) NumPy
12 9 (19.57%) RESTful
12 9 (19.57%) Validation
12 9 (19.57%) DevOps
12 9 (19.57%) scikit-learn
12 9 (19.57%) Feature Extraction
13 8 (17.39%) Prototyping
13 8 (17.39%) React

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 1 (2.17%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Azure
2 7 (15.22%) Azure Data Factory
2 7 (15.22%) Power Platform
3 6 (13.04%) Azure Key Vault
3 6 (13.04%) Azure Logic Apps
3 6 (13.04%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 6 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (13.04%) Power Automate
4 4 (8.70%) AWS
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.35%) Google Play
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.17%) GCP
6 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.17%) SaaS
6 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) NoSQL
2 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (17.39%) Data Mining
3 7 (15.22%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 7 (15.22%) Data Lake
3 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (15.22%) Power BI
3 7 (15.22%) Power Query
4 5 (10.87%) Redis
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.17%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Subversion
2 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
3 11 (23.91%) Mercurial
4 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.22%) JUnit
5 6 (13.04%) Maven
6 5 (10.87%) Arquillian
6 5 (10.87%) Mockito
7 2 (4.35%) Gradle
7 2 (4.35%) JIRA
7 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (30.43%) Social Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 7 (15.22%) Law
3 7 (15.22%) Marketing
4 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.70%) Games
6 2 (4.35%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.17%) Electronics
7 1 (2.17%) Front Office
7 1 (2.17%) Local Government
7 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Software Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Java Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Data Scientist
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Data Scientist
5 8 (17.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 7 (15.22%) Data Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Android Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Python Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Operations Support Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) React Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Senior React Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) NumPy
1 10 (21.74%) SciPy
2 9 (19.57%) RESTful
2 9 (19.57%) scikit-learn
3 8 (17.39%) React
4 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 6 (13.04%) Spring
4 6 (13.04%) Spring Boot
4 6 (13.04%) YAML
5 4 (8.70%) Web Services
6 3 (6.52%) HTML
6 3 (6.52%) Node.js
7 2 (4.35%) Android SDK
7 2 (4.35%) DirectX
7 2 (4.35%) HTML5
7 2 (4.35%) MFC
7 2 (4.35%) OpenFin
7 2 (4.35%) OpenGL
7 2 (4.35%) Vue.js
7 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (10.87%) Cloud Native
3 4 (8.70%) User Experience
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.17%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 17 (36.96%) Computer Science
2 17 (36.96%) Mathematics
3 16 (34.78%) Machine Learning
4 14 (30.43%) Data Science
5 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.09%) OO
5 12 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.91%) Decision-Making
7 9 (19.57%) DevOps
7 9 (19.57%) Feature Extraction
7 9 (19.57%) Validation
8 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (17.39%) Physics
8 8 (17.39%) Prototyping
8 8 (17.39%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
9 7 (15.22%) Microservices
9 7 (15.22%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (15.22%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 21 (45.65%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) Python
4 11 (23.91%) C++
5 6 (13.04%) Java 8
5 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.35%) Kotlin
7 2 (4.35%) VC++
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Kubernetes
2 5 (10.87%) Terraform
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) SAP