Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 178 149 159
Rank change year-on-year -29 +10 +52
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 33 48 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.77% 1.27% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.31% 3.81% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 78
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £37,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £46,250 £48,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £57,454
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +0.08% +9.44%
75th Percentile £73,125 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £74,300 £80,000
North West median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,454
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.27% +23.56%

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 1,426 1,261 2,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.36% 33.31% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 1,002 1,770
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,750 £39,122 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +3.53%

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 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 2021. 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 +17 1 £60,000 +71.43%
Wigan - 1 £65,000 -
Algorithms
North West

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
3 17 (51.52%) Python
4 15 (45.45%) Machine Learning
5 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) Data Science
6 10 (30.30%) DevOps
7 9 (27.27%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) Fintech
8 8 (24.24%) Investment Management
9 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) PhD
9 7 (21.21%) AWS
9 7 (21.21%) GraphQL
9 7 (21.21%) Social Skills
10 6 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (18.18%) Azure
10 6 (18.18%) Analytics
10 6 (18.18%) GCP
10 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) Go
11 5 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (15.15%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
11 5 (15.15%) Terraform
12 4 (12.12%) Grafana

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 4 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Adobe XD
1 1 (3.03%) InVision
1 1 (3.03%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) AWS
2 6 (18.18%) Azure
2 6 (18.18%) GCP
3 4 (12.12%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 4 (12.12%) Azure Service Fabric
3 4 (12.12%) Slack
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon SageMaker
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.03%) Matillion
6 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) BigQuery
2 4 (12.12%) Neo4j
2 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.09%) Big Data
3 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JMeter
1 4 (12.12%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.03%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Social Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics
6 1 (3.03%) Front Office
6 1 (3.03%) Games
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
1 8 (24.24%) Senior Software Engineer
1 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Data Scientist
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Biologist
4 4 (12.12%) Computational Biologist
4 4 (12.12%) Data Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Data Scientist
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Site Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) GraphQL
3 5 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.09%) D3.js
5 3 (9.09%) PySpark
5 3 (9.09%) Sass
6 2 (6.06%) Kafka
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (3.03%) NumPy
7 1 (3.03%) Pandas
7 1 (3.03%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.12%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.03%) Acoustics
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Life Science
3 1 (3.03%) Online Games
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
2 15 (45.45%) Machine Learning
3 12 (36.36%) Data Science
4 10 (30.30%) DevOps
5 9 (27.27%) Fintech
6 8 (24.24%) Investment Management
7 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.18%) Analytics
8 6 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (15.15%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (12.12%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (12.12%) Biology
10 4 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.12%) ETL
10 4 (12.12%) Ontologies
10 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (12.12%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 4 (12.12%) Word Embedding
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 7 (21.21%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (15.15%) Go
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 3 (9.09%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) PhD
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Terraform
2 4 (12.12%) Grafana
2 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Google
2 3 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Databricks
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) StreamSets