Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 191 275
Rank change year-on-year -26 +84 -9
Permanent jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 71 94 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.05% 1.26% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 10
Manchester median annual salary £50,750 £47,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.84% -11.63% -
10th Percentile £24,925 £31,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,500 £67,500 £62,625
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +31.75%

Artificial Intelligence is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,163 6,958 6,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.90% 93.02% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,130 5,724 5,963
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in Manchester

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in Manchester.

Salary trend for Artificial Intelligence in Manchester

Artificial Intelligence
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Artificial Intelligence in Manchester

Artificial Intelligence
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Bolton +13 4 £50,000 +60.00%
Stockport +12 2 - - 3
Bury - 1 £45,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £47,000 -
Artificial Intelligence
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence.

1 40 (56.34%) Machine Learning
2 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.03%) Degree
4 22 (30.99%) Big Data
5 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (28.17%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (26.76%) Data Science
7 18 (25.35%) Python
8 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.94%) Analytics
9 14 (19.72%) Web Services
10 13 (18.31%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (18.31%) DevOps
10 13 (18.31%) Apache Spark
11 12 (16.90%) Hadoop
11 12 (16.90%) Java
12 11 (15.49%) .NET
12 11 (15.49%) R
12 11 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
13 10 (14.08%) SQL
13 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
13 10 (14.08%) Finance
14 9 (12.68%) Banking
14 9 (12.68%) C#
14 9 (12.68%) Google
14 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
14 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (12.68%) SDLC
14 9 (12.68%) Computer Science Degree

Artificial Intelligence
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 13 (18.31%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.45%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.63%) Confluence
4 3 (4.23%) SAS
4 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Chatbot
2 3 (4.23%) SPSS
3 2 (2.82%) S-PLUS
3 2 (2.82%) Stata
4 1 (1.41%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (7.04%) Serverless
4 4 (5.63%) Office 365
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon Alexa
5 2 (2.82%) Dialogflow
5 2 (2.82%) Wit.ai
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (1.41%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Network Security
2 5 (7.04%) Wireless
3 3 (4.23%) DKIM
3 3 (4.23%) DMARC
3 3 (4.23%) DMZ
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 3 (4.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.23%) IPv4
3 3 (4.23%) IPv6
3 3 (4.23%) LAN
3 3 (4.23%) VPN
3 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 3 (4.23%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) Big Data
2 12 (16.90%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.45%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.45%) Data Mining
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.63%) HBase
5 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.23%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.82%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.82%) Power BI
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) JMeter
1 6 (8.45%) Selenium
1 6 (8.45%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) JIRA
3 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.41%) Codeship
5 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) Moq
5 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Banking
3 6 (8.45%) Law
3 6 (8.45%) Marketing
4 5 (7.04%) Retail
5 4 (5.63%) Automotive
5 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.82%) Electronics
6 2 (2.82%) International Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Data Scientist
3 8 (11.27%) Graduate
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Development Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Graduate Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Graduate Software Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Software Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Software Development Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Data Scientist
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Web Services
2 11 (15.49%) .NET
3 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
4 8 (11.27%) Kafka
4 8 (11.27%) Node.js
5 7 (9.86%) RESTful
6 6 (8.45%) SOAP
7 5 (7.04%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.23%) CSS
9 3 (4.23%) CSS3
9 3 (4.23%) HTML
9 3 (4.23%) HTML5
9 3 (4.23%) NumPy
10 2 (2.82%) iOS SDK
10 2 (2.82%) jQuery
10 2 (2.82%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Algorithms
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.45%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) Robotics
4 4 (5.63%) User Experience
5 3 (4.23%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (4.23%) Cyberattack
5 3 (4.23%) Cybercrime
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (2.82%) Smart Energy
6 2 (2.82%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.41%) Fintech
7 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.41%) Life Science
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Android
1 4 (5.63%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Machine Learning
2 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) Data Science
4 17 (23.94%) Analytics
5 13 (18.31%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (18.31%) DevOps
6 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.68%) Computer Science
7 9 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.68%) SDLC
8 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 8 (11.27%) Project Management
8 8 (11.27%) TDD
9 7 (9.86%) Data Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Data Analytics
9 7 (9.86%) Scrum
10 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
10 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.45%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) Python
2 12 (16.90%) Java
3 11 (15.49%) R
4 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 9 (12.68%) C#
6 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.63%) VB
7 4 (5.63%) VBA
8 3 (4.23%) Apple Swift
8 3 (4.23%) C
8 3 (4.23%) C++
8 3 (4.23%) Java 8
8 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.41%) ES6
10 1 (1.41%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Degree
2 9 (12.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (8.45%) PhD
4 3 (4.23%) CISSP
4 3 (4.23%) GCIA
5 2 (2.82%) CISA
5 2 (2.82%) CISM
5 2 (2.82%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (2.82%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.82%) SANS
5 2 (2.82%) SSCP
6 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MBA
6 1 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Google
3 8 (11.27%) CheckPoint
4 7 (9.86%) Splunk
5 3 (4.23%) Darktrace
5 3 (4.23%) IBM
6 2 (2.82%) Apple
6 2 (2.82%) Facebook
6 2 (2.82%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.41%) Casewise
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.41%) Tableau
7 1 (1.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Xamarin