Period
to 13 December 2018

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

Machine Learning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 118 190
Rank change year-on-year -67 +72 +74
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 99 211 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.38% 2.67% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.89% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 88 199 91
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £24,802 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +23.53%

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 6,512 7,303 6,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.72% 92.51% 92.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5,375 6,016 5,904
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 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
Bolton - 5 £51,250 - 1
Stockport +20 2 - - 2
Bury - 1 £45,000 -
Salford - 1 - -
Machine Learning
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 47 (47.47%) Python
2 43 (43.43%) Artificial Intelligence
3 38 (38.38%) Data Science
4 36 (36.36%) SQL
4 36 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (29.29%) R
6 27 (27.27%) Big Data
6 27 (27.27%) Degree
6 27 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (26.26%) Analytics
8 22 (22.22%) C#
9 21 (21.21%) .NET
9 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (20.20%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (20.20%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (19.19%) Finance
11 19 (19.19%) Apache Spark
12 18 (18.18%) Google
13 17 (17.17%) Visualisation
13 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (16.16%) Marketing
14 16 (16.16%) MVC
14 16 (16.16%) PhD
14 16 (16.16%) DevOps
14 16 (16.16%) Algorithms
15 15 (15.15%) Docker
15 15 (15.15%) TDD
15 15 (15.15%) Mathematics

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 19 (19.19%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.06%) Apache
2 6 (6.06%) SAS
3 3 (3.03%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.01%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.01%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) SPSS
2 4 (4.04%) Chatbot
3 3 (3.03%) Stata
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (20.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.04%) Serverless
5 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon SageMaker
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) DKIM
1 2 (2.02%) DMARC
1 2 (2.02%) DMZ
1 2 (2.02%) Firewall
1 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.02%) IPv4
1 2 (2.02%) IPv6
1 2 (2.02%) LAN
1 2 (2.02%) Network Security
1 2 (2.02%) VPN
1 2 (2.02%) WAN
1 2 (2.02%) Wireless
1 2 (2.02%) Wireless Security
2 1 (1.01%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.27%) Big Data
2 13 (13.13%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.06%) Power BI
6 5 (5.05%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.03%) MySQL
9 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.02%) BigQuery
9 2 (2.02%) Blockchain
9 2 (2.02%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.02%) HBase
9 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.02%) QlikView
9 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.06%) JMeter
2 6 (6.06%) Selenium
2 6 (6.06%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.03%) Moq
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.01%) Bower
6 1 (1.01%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (1.01%) Gradle
6 1 (1.01%) Grunt
6 1 (1.01%) gulp
6 1 (1.01%) Maven
6 1 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 16 (16.16%) Marketing
3 8 (8.08%) Electronics
3 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.06%) Law
5 4 (4.04%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Games
7 2 (2.02%) Banking
8 1 (1.01%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Developer
2 21 (21.21%) Data Scientist
3 13 (13.13%) Software Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Graduate
4 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.10%) .NET Developer
5 10 (10.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Consultant
7 8 (8.08%) Senior Data Scientist
8 7 (7.07%) Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Development Consultant
9 6 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Graduate Consultant
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Software Consultant
9 6 (6.06%) Software Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.21%) .NET
2 14 (14.14%) AngularJS
3 12 (12.12%) .NET Framework
3 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (11.11%) Web Services
5 10 (10.10%) CSS
5 10 (10.10%) HTML
6 9 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 9 (9.09%) Kafka
7 6 (6.06%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (6.06%) SOAP
8 5 (5.05%) Spring
9 4 (4.04%) .NET Core
9 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.04%) Node.js
10 3 (3.03%) jQuery
10 3 (3.03%) LINQ
10 3 (3.03%) React
10 3 (3.03%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (16.16%) Algorithms
3 8 (8.08%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.04%) Robotics
5 3 (3.03%) Animation
5 3 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (3.03%) Cyberattack
5 3 (3.03%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.02%) Fintech
6 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.01%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.08%) Linux
2 4 (4.04%) Windows
3 2 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.43%) Artificial Intelligence
2 38 (38.38%) Data Science
3 27 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (26.26%) Analytics
5 20 (20.20%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.17%) Visualisation
7 16 (16.16%) DevOps
7 16 (16.16%) MVC
8 15 (15.15%) Mathematics
8 15 (15.15%) TDD
9 14 (14.14%) Data Analytics
10 12 (12.12%) Statistics
11 11 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 11 (11.11%) Scrum
12 10 (10.10%) Microservices
13 9 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
13 9 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.47%) Python
2 36 (36.36%) SQL
3 29 (29.29%) R
4 22 (22.22%) C#
5 13 (13.13%) Java
6 10 (10.10%) C++
6 10 (10.10%) Go
7 9 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 9 (9.09%) Scala
8 5 (5.05%) C
9 4 (4.04%) MATLAB
9 4 (4.04%) VB
9 4 (4.04%) VBA
10 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.02%) Java 8
12 1 (1.01%) ES6
12 1 (1.01%) Perl
12 1 (1.01%) PHP
12 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (27.27%) Degree
2 16 (16.16%) PhD
3 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.04%) Master's Degree
3 4 (4.04%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.02%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.02%) CISA
4 2 (2.02%) CISM
4 2 (2.02%) CISSP
4 2 (2.02%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.02%) GCIA
4 2 (2.02%) SANS
4 2 (2.02%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (12.12%) Terraform
2 11 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 5 (5.05%) Packer
4 4 (4.04%) Ansible
5 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.01%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Google
2 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.08%) SAP
4 6 (6.06%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.05%) Tableau
6 4 (4.04%) Splunk
7 2 (2.02%) Cognos
7 2 (2.02%) Darktrace
8 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.01%) Informatica
8 1 (1.01%) Netezza
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle
8 1 (1.01%) Talend
8 1 (1.01%) Xamarin