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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Machine Learning over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 109 86 93
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +44
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 156 135 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.76% 3.43% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 3.65% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 79 98 85
10th Percentile £47,400 £42,275 £33,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -8.62%
75th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 - £71,250
North West median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +12.50% -4.76%

Machine Learning 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 5,333 3,702 3,831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.26% 94.15% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3,518 3,107 3,123
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £48,151 £48,000
% change year-on-year +9.03% +0.31% +6.67%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Manchester

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Machine Learning in Manchester.

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Manchester

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Machine Learning in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Machine Learning in Manchester

Machine Learning
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Oldham - 9 £60,000 -
Cheadle - 5 - -
Salford - 4 - - 4
Bolton - 3 £55,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £62,500 -
Machine Learning
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning.

1 113 (72.44%) Python
2 94 (60.26%) AWS
3 83 (53.21%) Agile
3 83 (53.21%) Data Science
4 67 (42.95%) Analytics
5 66 (42.31%) Visualisation
5 66 (42.31%) Azure
6 54 (34.62%) CI/CD
7 52 (33.33%) SQL
8 47 (30.13%) Artificial Intelligence
9 42 (26.92%) Data Visualisation
10 38 (24.36%) Algorithms
10 38 (24.36%) GCP
11 36 (23.08%) R
12 34 (21.79%) Software Engineering
12 34 (21.79%) Scrum
13 33 (21.15%) Terraform
14 32 (20.51%) React
14 32 (20.51%) Docker
14 32 (20.51%) Hadoop
15 31 (19.87%) Prototyping
16 30 (19.23%) Data Pipeline
16 30 (19.23%) Google
16 30 (19.23%) Finance
17 28 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
19 26 (16.67%) Degree
19 26 (16.67%) Databricks
19 26 (16.67%) Kubernetes
20 25 (16.03%) Snowflake

Machine Learning
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 20 (12.82%) Apache Spark
2 13 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.85%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.28%) CMS
5 2 (1.28%) Confluence
5 2 (1.28%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.64%) Apache
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 94 (60.26%) AWS
2 66 (42.31%) Azure
3 38 (24.36%) GCP
4 25 (16.03%) Snowflake
5 24 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (14.74%) Serverless
7 19 (12.18%) Power Platform
8 18 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (8.97%) Google Data Studio
10 13 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (7.69%) Amazon SageMaker
11 12 (7.69%) OpenShift
12 10 (6.41%) Amazon S3
13 9 (5.77%) AWS CodePipeline
13 9 (5.77%) AWS Step Functions
13 9 (5.77%) GitHub
14 7 (4.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 7 (4.49%) Matillion
15 6 (3.85%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (3.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) Internet
2 2 (1.28%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.51%) Hadoop
2 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.74%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (14.74%) Relational Database
4 21 (13.46%) Big Data
5 20 (12.82%) Data Lake
6 19 (12.18%) Power BI
7 17 (10.90%) Apache Hive
8 15 (9.62%) MySQL
9 14 (8.97%) SQL Server
9 14 (8.97%) Tableau
10 11 (7.05%) Star Schema
11 10 (6.41%) Amazon Athena
11 10 (6.41%) RDBMS
12 8 (5.13%) Data Mining
13 5 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (1.92%) Impala
14 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.90%) GitLab
3 13 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.69%) JIRA
5 10 (6.41%) Vagrant
6 6 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.85%) SonarQube
6 6 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.28%) GoCD
7 2 (1.28%) Selenium
7 2 (1.28%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.64%) RStudio
8 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.23%) Finance
2 25 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (13.46%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 20 (12.82%) Social Skills
5 16 (10.26%) Public Sector
6 13 (8.33%) Fire and Rescue
6 13 (8.33%) Police
7 12 (7.69%) Law
8 10 (6.41%) Automotive
9 4 (2.56%) Games
10 3 (1.92%) Banking
10 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.92%) Legal
10 3 (1.92%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.28%) Advertising
11 2 (1.28%) Publishing
11 2 (1.28%) Retail
12 1 (0.64%) Local Government
12 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (26.28%) Data Scientist
2 37 (23.72%) Data Engineer
3 26 (16.67%) Developer
4 23 (14.74%) Senior Data Scientist
5 21 (13.46%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Node.js Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.77%) Big Data Engineer
10 7 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Security Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Machine Learning Scientist
13 4 (2.56%) Analyst
13 4 (2.56%) AWS Engineer
13 4 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
13 4 (2.56%) Senior Data Engineer
13 4 (2.56%) Senior DevOps
13 4 (2.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 4 (2.56%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.51%) React
2 19 (12.18%) .NET
3 16 (10.26%) TensorFlow
3 16 (10.26%) Web Services
4 15 (9.62%) NumPy
5 14 (8.97%) Node.js
5 14 (8.97%) scikit-learn
6 10 (6.41%) CSS
6 10 (6.41%) HTML
7 9 (5.77%) AngularJS
7 9 (5.77%) Pandas
7 9 (5.77%) PyTorch
8 8 (5.13%) Sass
9 6 (3.85%) .NET Core
9 6 (3.85%) SciPy
9 6 (3.85%) Semantic HTML
10 5 (3.21%) Kafka
11 3 (1.92%) PySpark
11 3 (1.92%) RESTful
12 2 (1.28%) Apache NiFi
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.36%) Algorithms
2 19 (12.18%) Cloud Native
3 16 (10.26%) User Experience
4 12 (7.69%) Virtual Team
5 11 (7.05%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (5.13%) Cyberattack
7 6 (3.85%) Cybercrime
8 5 (3.21%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.56%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.92%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.28%) NHS
12 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.64%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.46%) Linux
2 11 (7.05%) Windows
3 2 (1.28%) CentOS
3 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.21%) Agile
1 83 (53.21%) Data Science
2 67 (42.95%) Analytics
3 66 (42.31%) Visualisation
4 54 (34.62%) CI/CD
5 47 (30.13%) Artificial Intelligence
6 42 (26.92%) Data Visualisation
7 34 (21.79%) Scrum
7 34 (21.79%) Software Engineering
8 31 (19.87%) Prototyping
9 30 (19.23%) Data Pipeline
10 28 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (15.38%) Data Analysis
11 24 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
12 23 (14.74%) Data Analytics
12 23 (14.74%) DevOps
13 22 (14.10%) Migration
14 21 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (12.82%) Computer Science
15 20 (12.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 113 (72.44%) Python
2 52 (33.33%) SQL
3 36 (23.08%) R
4 20 (12.82%) Java
5 18 (11.54%) Bash
6 16 (10.26%) Scala
7 15 (9.62%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.05%) PowerShell
9 10 (6.41%) C#
9 10 (6.41%) Go
10 9 (5.77%) C++
10 9 (5.77%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.85%) C
12 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (16.67%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.05%) Master's Degree
4 9 (5.77%) PhD
5 8 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (3.21%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (3.21%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) Accessibility
2 8 (5.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 32 (20.51%) Docker
2 2 (1.28%) Ceph
2 2 (1.28%) Lustre
2 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (21.15%) Terraform
2 26 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 20 (12.82%) Ansible
4 3 (1.92%) Control-M
4 3 (1.92%) Oozie
5 2 (1.28%) Mesos
Vendors
1 30 (19.23%) Google
2 26 (16.67%) Databricks
3 18 (11.54%) Hitachi
4 13 (8.33%) Oracle
5 9 (5.77%) Cloudera
5 9 (5.77%) Splunk
6 6 (3.85%) Perforce
7 4 (2.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.64%) VMware