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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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 93 119
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 196 141 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.40% 2.90% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.07% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 130 105 38
10th Percentile £33,371 £36,250 £43,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £48,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £54,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.67% -9.17% +14.29%
75th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £76,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,200 £82,500
North West median annual salary £49,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% -8.70% +9.52%

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 5,543 4,590 2,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 96.27% 94.52% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,832 3,490 2,413
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,762 £33,000
25th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +13.33%
75th Percentile £71,265 £66,258 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,013 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Manchester

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Manchester

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

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 15 August 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
Stockport +6 9 £49,500 -34.00% 1
Altrincham - 2 - -
Sale - 2 £55,000 -
Bolton +6 1 £35,000 -
Salford -13 1 £38,000 -47.59% 3
Oldham - 1 £50,170 -
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Decision-Making
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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.

1 113 (57.65%) Agile
2 82 (41.84%) Social Skills
3 63 (32.14%) Finance
4 55 (28.06%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (27.04%) Microsoft
6 50 (25.51%) Problem-Solving
6 50 (25.51%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (25.00%) Analytics
8 48 (24.49%) SQL
9 41 (20.92%) Azure
10 39 (19.90%) Visualisation
10 39 (19.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (19.39%) Project Management
11 38 (19.39%) Power Platform
12 37 (18.88%) Power BI
12 37 (18.88%) Security Cleared
13 35 (17.86%) Scrum
14 32 (16.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 31 (15.82%) Microsoft Office
15 31 (15.82%) SC Cleared
16 28 (14.29%) Data Modelling
16 28 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (13.78%) DevOps
17 27 (13.78%) Microsoft Excel
18 26 (13.27%) Data Protection
18 26 (13.27%) Data Visualisation
19 25 (12.76%) Tableau
19 25 (12.76%) Change Management
20 24 (12.24%) Data Cleansing
21 23 (11.73%) 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 5 (2.55%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.53%) Confluence
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (15.82%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (13.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.02%) UserZoom
6 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.57%) SessionCam
1 7 (3.57%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.02%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.02%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.92%) Azure
2 38 (19.39%) Power Platform
3 23 (11.73%) AWS
4 13 (6.63%) SaaS
5 11 (5.61%) Azure DevOps
6 10 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (5.10%) GCP
6 10 (5.10%) Google Data Studio
7 7 (3.57%) Google Ads
7 7 (3.57%) Google Analytics
7 7 (3.57%) Google Tag Manager
7 7 (3.57%) PaaS
8 5 (2.55%) Microsoft 365
9 3 (1.53%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.53%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (1.02%) Azure AKS
10 2 (1.02%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.02%) IaaS
11 1 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.51%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.53%) AMQP
2 2 (1.02%) ATM
3 1 (0.51%) Broadband
3 1 (0.51%) DHCP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) LAN
3 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.51%) VPN
3 1 (0.51%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.88%) Power BI
2 25 (12.76%) Tableau
3 22 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (8.16%) SQL Server
5 15 (7.65%) Hadoop
6 13 (6.63%) Big Data
7 10 (5.10%) Apache Hive
7 10 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.04%) Redis
9 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.53%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.02%) GIS
11 2 (1.02%) Looker
11 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.02%) PowerCenter
11 2 (1.02%) QlikView
11 2 (1.02%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Storybook
1 10 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (2.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.04%) JIRA
5 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.02%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.51%) jspm
General
1 82 (41.84%) Social Skills
2 63 (32.14%) Finance
3 50 (25.51%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (16.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 21 (10.71%) Banking
6 20 (10.20%) Public Sector
7 18 (9.18%) Legal
8 14 (7.14%) Retail
9 12 (6.12%) Marketing
9 12 (6.12%) Organisational Skills
10 10 (5.10%) Influencing Skills
10 10 (5.10%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (4.59%) Law
12 8 (4.08%) Fire and Rescue
12 8 (4.08%) Police
13 7 (3.57%) Automotive
13 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
14 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
14 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (18.37%) Analyst
2 16 (8.16%) Data Analyst
3 15 (7.65%) Data Scientist
3 15 (7.65%) Developer
4 14 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 14 (7.14%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 13 (6.63%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.12%) Architect
6 12 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (5.10%) Senior Data Scientist
7 10 (5.10%) Senior Scrum Master
8 8 (4.08%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.08%) Project Officer
8 8 (4.08%) Project Support Officer
8 8 (4.08%) Support Officer
8 8 (4.08%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.08%) User Researcher
9 6 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (3.06%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.12%) HTML
2 11 (5.61%) CSS
2 11 (5.61%) Node.js
3 10 (5.10%) GraphQL
3 10 (5.10%) React
4 4 (2.04%) .NET
5 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.53%) jQuery
5 3 (1.53%) Kafka
5 3 (1.53%) LDAP
5 3 (1.53%) REST
5 3 (1.53%) Spring
5 3 (1.53%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.02%) JSON
6 2 (1.02%) RAML
6 2 (1.02%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.51%) EDI
7 1 (0.51%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 16 (8.16%) User Experience
3 14 (7.14%) NHS
4 13 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (5.10%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.10%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (5.10%) Low-Code
7 6 (3.06%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.53%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.53%) Taxonomies
9 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.02%) CMDB
9 2 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.02%) FMCG
9 2 (1.02%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Team-Oriented Environment
9 2 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.53%) Windows
2 1 (0.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (57.65%) Agile
2 55 (28.06%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (25.51%) Problem-Solving
4 49 (25.00%) Analytics
5 39 (19.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (19.90%) Visualisation
6 38 (19.39%) Project Management
7 35 (17.86%) Scrum
8 28 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 27 (13.78%) DevOps
10 26 (13.27%) Data Protection
10 26 (13.27%) Data Visualisation
11 25 (12.76%) Change Management
12 24 (12.24%) Data Cleansing
13 23 (11.73%) Business Case
14 21 (10.71%) Conflict Resolution
14 21 (10.71%) Data Governance
14 21 (10.71%) Project Delivery
15 20 (10.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.49%) SQL
2 17 (8.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (8.16%) Python
4 12 (6.12%) R
5 10 (5.10%) Go
6 8 (4.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 5 (2.55%) C#
7 5 (2.55%) Java
8 4 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.51%) Bash
9 1 (0.51%) Groovy
9 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 31 (15.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.59%) Degree
4 8 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.06%) APMP
6 4 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.04%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (2.04%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.53%) CISSP
8 2 (1.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.51%) CEH
9 1 (0.51%) CISM
9 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.51%) GCIA
9 1 (0.51%) GCIH
9 1 (0.51%) GIAC
9 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) SANS
9 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.18%) Data Quality
2 14 (7.14%) GDPR
3 9 (4.59%) PMO
3 9 (4.59%) QA
4 6 (3.06%) Accessibility
5 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.02%) Good Clinical Practice
6 2 (1.02%) GxP
6 2 (1.02%) SLA
7 1 (0.51%) NCSC
7 1 (0.51%) NIST
7 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.51%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (27.04%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.20%) Databricks
3 17 (8.67%) Google
4 14 (7.14%) Cadence
5 8 (4.08%) Adobe
6 7 (3.57%) AppDynamics
6 7 (3.57%) DoubleClick
6 7 (3.57%) Facebook
6 7 (3.57%) Hotjar
6 7 (3.57%) Tealeaf
6 7 (3.57%) Tealium
7 6 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.06%) SAP
8 4 (2.04%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.04%) Oracle
9 3 (1.53%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.02%) Citrix
10 2 (1.02%) Informatica
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco
11 1 (0.51%) VMware