Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 118 114
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 203 184 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.24% 2.60% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.82% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 129 147 180
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -15.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,550 £27,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £53,500 £50,083 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.82% -4.60% +16.67%

Decision-Making 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 5,897 6,521 7,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.17% 92.10% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,584 5,433 6,341
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Manchester

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Manchester

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in Manchester

Decision-Making
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Stockport +21 18 £44,000 +53.04%
Salford - 15 £36,750 -
Bolton +12 6 £33,250 -39.55%
Rochdale +7 4 £50,000 +85.19%
Cheadle +1 1 £42,500 +70.00%
Decision-Making
North West

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 56 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.15%) SQL
3 46 (22.66%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (20.20%) Node.js
5 40 (19.70%) Degree
6 38 (18.72%) Microsoft
7 33 (16.26%) NoSQL
8 32 (15.76%) Java
9 30 (14.78%) Finance
9 30 (14.78%) HTML
10 29 (14.29%) OO
10 29 (14.29%) Algorithms
11 27 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (13.30%) HTML5
12 26 (12.81%) Data Structures
13 25 (12.32%) JavaScript
13 25 (12.32%) Broadband
14 24 (11.82%) Git (software)
14 24 (11.82%) Software Architecture
15 23 (11.33%) SDLC
15 23 (11.33%) Marketing
15 23 (11.33%) Retail
16 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
16 22 (10.84%) Google
16 22 (10.84%) Quantitative Analysis
16 22 (10.84%) API Design
16 22 (10.84%) Cloud Native
16 22 (10.84%) Collaborative Working
16 22 (10.84%) Serverless
16 22 (10.84%) Amazon AWS

Decision-Making
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 (3.45%) IIS
2 6 (2.96%) Confluence
3 5 (2.46%) Apache
3 5 (2.46%) Resin
3 5 (2.46%) WordPress
4 4 (1.97%) Alfresco
4 4 (1.97%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.99%) CMS
5 2 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.99%) nginx
5 2 (0.99%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.49%) Sketch
4 1 (0.49%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
4 1 (0.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (10.84%) Serverless
2 19 (9.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.94%) SaaS
5 7 (3.45%) Power Platform
6 6 (2.96%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.99%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.99%) Office 365
7 2 (0.99%) PaaS
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon Alexa
8 1 (0.49%) Dialogflow
8 1 (0.49%) GitHub
8 1 (0.49%) IaaS
8 1 (0.49%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.32%) Broadband
2 5 (2.46%) Internet
3 4 (1.97%) HTTP
3 4 (1.97%) MQTT
4 3 (1.48%) Skype
5 2 (0.99%) DNS
5 2 (0.99%) FTP
5 2 (0.99%) Intranet
5 2 (0.99%) SAN
5 2 (0.99%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.99%) VoIP
5 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.26%) NoSQL
2 19 (9.36%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.88%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (6.40%) MySQL
6 12 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.91%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (3.45%) Power BI
8 7 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.97%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.48%) Big Data
11 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.99%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 24 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.40%) Mercurial
2 13 (6.40%) Subversion
3 7 (3.45%) JIRA
4 5 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.99%) Grunt
5 2 (0.99%) gulp
5 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.99%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (14.78%) Finance
2 23 (11.33%) Marketing
2 23 (11.33%) Retail
3 15 (7.39%) Automotive
4 13 (6.40%) Banking
5 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.99%) Billing
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (15.27%) Developer
2 24 (11.82%) Analyst
2 24 (11.82%) Designer
3 18 (8.87%) Interface Designer
4 14 (6.90%) Architect
4 14 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 13 (6.40%) Technical Architect
6 11 (5.42%) .NET Architect
6 11 (5.42%) .NET Technical Architect
6 11 (5.42%) C# Architect
6 11 (5.42%) Java Architect
6 11 (5.42%) Java Technical Architect
6 11 (5.42%) Software Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) Java Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) Senior Java Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (4.43%) Agile Business Analyst
9 8 (3.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.20%) Node.js
2 30 (14.78%) HTML
3 27 (13.30%) HTML5
4 21 (10.34%) .NET
5 18 (8.87%) RESTful
6 16 (7.88%) React
7 9 (4.43%) Redux
8 8 (3.94%) CSS
8 8 (3.94%) jQuery
9 5 (2.46%) Ajax
9 5 (2.46%) Flask
9 5 (2.46%) GraphQL
10 4 (1.97%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.97%) Sass
10 4 (1.97%) Spring
10 4 (1.97%) WebSockets
11 3 (1.48%) Apache Flex
11 3 (1.48%) MLlib
11 3 (1.48%) scikit-learn
12 2 (0.99%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 27 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (12.81%) Data Structures
4 22 (10.84%) Cloud Native
5 18 (8.87%) Smart City
6 16 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (5.91%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.43%) User Experience
9 8 (3.94%) Robotics
9 8 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (3.45%) Data Centre
10 7 (3.45%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.99%) NHS
11 2 (0.99%) Replication
12 1 (0.49%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.36%) Android
1 19 (9.36%) Apple iOS
2 14 (6.90%) Windows
3 8 (3.94%) Linux
4 4 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.66%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (14.29%) OO
4 24 (11.82%) Software Architecture
5 23 (11.33%) SDLC
6 22 (10.84%) API Design
6 22 (10.84%) Collaborative Working
6 22 (10.84%) Quantitative Analysis
6 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
7 21 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 20 (9.85%) IT Strategy
8 20 (9.85%) Project Management
8 20 (9.85%) Scrum
9 18 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (8.37%) DevOps
11 16 (7.88%) Commercial Awareness
11 16 (7.88%) PRINCE2
12 15 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (7.39%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.15%) SQL
2 32 (15.76%) Java
3 25 (12.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (8.37%) Python
5 14 (6.90%) C#
6 10 (4.93%) ES6
7 9 (4.43%) PHP
8 4 (1.97%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.48%) C
9 3 (1.48%) Java 8
9 3 (1.48%) Ruby
10 2 (0.99%) R
10 2 (0.99%) U-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.49%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (19.70%) Degree
2 6 (2.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.97%) ISEB
3 4 (1.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.48%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.48%) PMP
4 3 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.49%) LPIC
6 1 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) SLA
3 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.99%) Docker
2 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Firmware
3 1 (0.49%) NDS
3 1 (0.49%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (0.49%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.99%) cPanel
2 2 (0.99%) Plesk
2 2 (0.99%) Terraform
3 1 (0.49%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.84%) Google
3 8 (3.94%) IBM
4 4 (1.97%) Citrix
4 4 (1.97%) Cognos
4 4 (1.97%) Informatica
5 3 (1.48%) Apple
5 3 (1.48%) Splunk
6 2 (0.99%) Cisco
6 2 (0.99%) HubSpot
6 2 (0.99%) Ivanti
6 2 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle
6 2 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.99%) Tableau
6 2 (0.99%) Twitter
6 2 (0.99%) VMware
6 2 (0.99%) Zend
7 1 (0.49%) Pega
7 1 (0.49%) Ultimus