Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 106 154
Rank change year-on-year -14 +48 -21
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 186 222 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.60% 2.83% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.06% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 134 169 115
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% -8.33% +41.18%
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £76,500 £83,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 6,492 7,262 6,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.81% 92.58% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5,350 5,978 5,962
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +22 17 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Bolton +24 11 £35,000 +34.62% 1
Bury - 6 £45,000 -
Rochdale +16 5 £48,750 +14.71% 1
Wigan - 2 £40,000 - 1
Salford -9 1 - - 2
Sale - 1 £29,500 -
Decision-Making
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 64 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.03%) SQL
2 54 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
3 50 (26.88%) Finance
4 48 (25.81%) Project Management
5 47 (25.27%) Degree
6 43 (23.12%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (22.04%) Java
8 36 (19.35%) Marketing
9 34 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (17.20%) Analytics
11 30 (16.13%) PRINCE2
12 29 (15.59%) Microsoft
13 28 (15.05%) Presales
14 27 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (13.98%) JavaScript
16 25 (13.44%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
18 23 (12.37%) C#
18 23 (12.37%) PRINCE
19 22 (11.83%) IT Governance
19 22 (11.83%) User Stories
19 22 (11.83%) Agile Project Management
19 22 (11.83%) DevOps
20 21 (11.29%) Git (software)
20 21 (11.29%) Software Engineering
20 21 (11.29%) T-SQL
20 21 (11.29%) .NET
21 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 20 (10.75%) Computer Science

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 9 (4.84%) Alfresco
2 5 (2.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (2.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.15%) SAS
4 2 (1.08%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.69%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.54%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.44%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.69%) PaaS
4 3 (1.61%) Office 365
5 2 (1.08%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.08%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.08%) npm
5 2 (1.08%) SaaS
6 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.54%) IaaS
6 1 (0.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.68%) Firewall
2 14 (7.53%) VPN
3 7 (3.76%) Internet
4 5 (2.69%) SAN
4 5 (2.69%) VoIP
5 4 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (2.15%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.15%) LAN
5 4 (2.15%) WAN
5 4 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.08%) Intranet
7 1 (0.54%) HTTP
7 1 (0.54%) MQTT
7 1 (0.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (9.14%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.99%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.30%) Power BI
6 8 (4.30%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.76%) QlikView
7 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 6 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.15%) MySQL
10 4 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.61%) MS Access
12 2 (1.08%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.54%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.22%) Subversion
3 13 (6.99%) Hudson
4 12 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.45%) Vagrant
5 10 (5.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (5.38%) TeamCity
6 9 (4.84%) Mercurial
7 8 (4.30%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.15%) Gradle
8 4 (2.15%) Maven
9 2 (1.08%) Babel
9 2 (1.08%) Grunt
9 2 (1.08%) gulp
9 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.08%) Mocha
9 2 (1.08%) Spock
9 2 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 50 (26.88%) Finance
2 36 (19.35%) Marketing
3 18 (9.68%) Retail
4 10 (5.38%) Banking
5 8 (4.30%) Law
6 5 (2.69%) Military
7 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.61%) Advertising
8 3 (1.61%) Legal
9 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (19.89%) Analyst
2 32 (17.20%) Developer
3 21 (11.29%) Business Analyst
4 16 (8.60%) Agile Business Analyst
5 15 (8.06%) Java Engineer
5 15 (8.06%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (8.06%) Software Engineer
6 11 (5.91%) Senior Java Engineer
6 11 (5.91%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 11 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (4.84%) IT Analyst
9 8 (4.30%) Architect
9 8 (4.30%) C# Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Java Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Java Technical Architect
9 8 (4.30%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.30%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.76%) 1st Line Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.29%) .NET
2 12 (6.45%) HTML
3 9 (4.84%) CSS
4 8 (4.30%) Node.js
5 6 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.23%) Web Services
6 5 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (2.69%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (2.69%) Spring
7 4 (2.15%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.61%) HTML5
8 3 (1.61%) React
8 3 (1.61%) WinForms
9 2 (1.08%) Chai
9 2 (1.08%) Enzyme
9 2 (1.08%) Jest
9 2 (1.08%) Nightwatchjs
9 2 (1.08%) React Native
9 2 (1.08%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.28%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.22%) Data Structures
3 18 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 13 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (4.30%) Virtual Team
7 6 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.69%) Fintech
8 5 (2.69%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 5 (2.69%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.69%) VLE
9 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.08%) PMI
9 2 (1.08%) User Experience
9 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.06%) Windows
2 7 (3.76%) Linux
3 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (25.81%) Project Management
4 43 (23.12%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (17.20%) Analytics
6 30 (16.13%) PRINCE2
7 28 (15.05%) Presales
8 27 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (12.37%) PRINCE
10 22 (11.83%) Agile Project Management
10 22 (11.83%) DevOps
10 22 (11.83%) IT Governance
10 22 (11.83%) User Stories
11 21 (11.29%) Software Engineering
12 20 (10.75%) Computer Science
13 17 (9.14%) Coaching
13 17 (9.14%) OO
14 16 (8.60%) Test Automation
15 15 (8.06%) ERP
15 15 (8.06%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.03%) SQL
2 41 (22.04%) Java
3 26 (13.98%) JavaScript
4 23 (12.37%) C#
5 21 (11.29%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.14%) Python
7 12 (6.45%) Go
7 12 (6.45%) Ruby
8 9 (4.84%) PHP
9 6 (3.23%) C
10 5 (2.69%) C++
10 5 (2.69%) Scala
10 5 (2.69%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.15%) Java 8
12 2 (1.08%) ES6
12 2 (1.08%) R
13 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (25.27%) Degree
2 8 (4.30%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.76%) MCITP
3 7 (3.76%) MCSE
3 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.23%) PMP
4 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.15%) CCNA
6 4 (2.15%) CCNP
6 4 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CAPM
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISMP
7 1 (0.54%) ISACA
7 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.91%) SLA
2 6 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.69%) GDPR
3 5 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (8.60%) Docker
2 14 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (8.60%) Terraform
2 14 (7.53%) Ansible
3 13 (6.99%) Kubernetes
4 12 (6.45%) Consul
4 12 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
4 12 (6.45%) Grafana
4 12 (6.45%) Graphite
4 12 (6.45%) Nagios
4 12 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (6.45%) Opsview
4 12 (6.45%) Packer
4 12 (6.45%) Puppet
4 12 (6.45%) Salt
4 12 (6.45%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.06%) Tableau
3 12 (6.45%) Cisco
4 11 (5.91%) Cognos
5 10 (5.38%) IBM
6 6 (3.23%) VMware
7 5 (2.69%) Apple
7 5 (2.69%) Citrix
7 5 (2.69%) Ivanti
7 5 (2.69%) Siemens
8 3 (1.61%) Dell
8 3 (1.61%) Veeam
9 2 (1.08%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 2 (1.08%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.08%) Google
9 2 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.08%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.54%) Talend
10 1 (0.54%) Zerto