Period
to 23 April 2019

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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 105 169
Rank change year-on-year -30 +64 +13
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 129 217 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.07% 2.92% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 3.15% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 68 202 117
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% -12.50%
10th Percentile £28,375 £31,375 £29,000
90th Percentile £81,500 £73,625 £69,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -12.50%

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 5,764 6,893 7,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.70% 92.82% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,587 5,750 6,139
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £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% -

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Manchester

Machine Learning
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Machine Learning in Manchester

Machine Learning
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

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 April 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
Salford - 27 - -
Bolton +16 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Machine Learning
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 80 (62.02%) Artificial Intelligence
2 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (48.84%) Python
4 59 (45.74%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (45.74%) Data Science
5 48 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 46 (35.66%) Computer Science
7 44 (34.11%) Analytics
8 40 (31.01%) User Experience
9 39 (30.23%) Big Data
10 37 (28.68%) Software Engineering
11 36 (27.91%) Degree
12 34 (26.36%) Broadband
13 30 (23.26%) Node.js
13 30 (23.26%) SDLC
14 28 (21.71%) Docker
14 28 (21.71%) Cloud Computing
14 28 (21.71%) RESTful
15 27 (20.93%) Data Modelling
15 27 (20.93%) OO
16 26 (20.16%) Mentoring
16 26 (20.16%) Google Cloud Platform
17 25 (19.38%) Algorithms
17 25 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (19.38%) DevOps
18 23 (17.83%) R
19 22 (17.05%) OOD
19 22 (17.05%) SQL
19 22 (17.05%) Data Structures
20 21 (16.28%) Apache Spark

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 21 (16.28%) Apache Spark
2 12 (9.30%) Confluence
3 9 (6.98%) Apache
4 6 (4.65%) CMS
5 5 (3.88%) SAS
6 4 (3.10%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) SPSS
2 4 (3.10%) S-PLUS
2 4 (3.10%) Stata
3 2 (1.55%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.78%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 59 (45.74%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (21.71%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (20.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (11.63%) Serverless
6 4 (3.10%) SaaS
7 3 (2.33%) Amazon SageMaker
8 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (26.36%) Broadband
2 3 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.23%) Big Data
2 15 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.30%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (9.30%) Data Mining
3 12 (9.30%) Hadoop
4 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.75%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.65%) Power BI
8 5 (3.88%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.88%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.10%) HBase
10 2 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.78%) Biml
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) JIRA
2 7 (5.43%) Selenium
3 6 (4.65%) JMeter
3 6 (4.65%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) Gradle
4 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.78%) Maven
4 1 (0.78%) Moq
4 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 12 (9.30%) Automotive
3 11 (8.53%) Retail
4 8 (6.20%) Banking
4 8 (6.20%) Marketing
5 7 (5.43%) Law
6 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.10%) Games
8 3 (2.33%) Electronics
8 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.78%) Legal
10 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (20.93%) Software Engineer
2 24 (18.60%) Data Scientist
3 22 (17.05%) Development Engineer
4 19 (14.73%) Architect
4 19 (14.73%) Software Development Engineer
5 16 (12.40%) Developer
6 15 (11.63%) Consultant
7 13 (10.08%) Cloud Architect
8 12 (9.30%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 12 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.98%) Senior Development Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Principal Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) .NET Developer
11 7 (5.43%) Graduate
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (4.65%) Development Consultant
12 6 (4.65%) Development Manager
12 6 (4.65%) Software Development Manager
12 6 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.26%) Node.js
2 28 (21.71%) RESTful
3 20 (15.50%) CSS
3 20 (15.50%) HTML
4 16 (12.40%) GraphQL
5 15 (11.63%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (8.53%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.98%) .NET
7 9 (6.98%) React
7 9 (6.98%) scikit-learn
7 9 (6.98%) Web Services
8 8 (6.20%) CSS3
8 8 (6.20%) Kafka
8 8 (6.20%) NumPy
8 8 (6.20%) TensorFlow
9 7 (5.43%) Pandas
10 6 (4.65%) SOAP
11 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.88%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.01%) User Experience
2 25 (19.38%) Algorithms
2 25 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (17.05%) Data Structures
4 10 (7.75%) Fintech
4 10 (7.75%) Robotics
5 5 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.33%) Animation
6 3 (2.33%) Life Science
6 3 (2.33%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.55%) Blog
7 2 (1.55%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.55%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.55%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
8 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.65%) Linux
2 4 (3.10%) Windows
3 3 (2.33%) Android
3 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (62.02%) Artificial Intelligence
2 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (45.74%) Data Science
4 46 (35.66%) Computer Science
5 44 (34.11%) Analytics
6 37 (28.68%) Software Engineering
7 30 (23.26%) SDLC
8 27 (20.93%) Data Modelling
8 27 (20.93%) OO
9 26 (20.16%) Mentoring
10 25 (19.38%) DevOps
11 22 (17.05%) OOD
12 19 (14.73%) Mathematics
12 19 (14.73%) Test Automation
13 18 (13.95%) Microservices
14 16 (12.40%) API Design
14 16 (12.40%) Data Analysis
14 16 (12.40%) Mobile First
14 16 (12.40%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (12.40%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (48.84%) Python
2 23 (17.83%) R
3 22 (17.05%) SQL
4 21 (16.28%) Java
5 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.18%) C#
7 16 (12.40%) ES6
7 16 (12.40%) PHP
7 16 (12.40%) TypeScript
8 14 (10.85%) MATLAB
9 11 (8.53%) C++
10 8 (6.20%) JSX
11 6 (4.65%) Go
12 5 (3.88%) Scala
13 4 (3.10%) XAML
14 3 (2.33%) Apple Swift
14 3 (2.33%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.55%) VB
15 2 (1.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (27.91%) Degree
2 17 (13.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.20%) PhD
4 4 (3.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (21.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.65%) Terraform
3 4 (3.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.18%) Google
3 12 (9.30%) Splunk
4 3 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (1.55%) IBM
5 2 (1.55%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.78%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 1 (0.78%) Databricks
6 1 (0.78%) Dataiku
6 1 (0.78%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.78%) Informatica
6 1 (0.78%) Netezza