Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 193 261
Rank change year-on-year +75 +68 +14
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 204 93 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.62% 1.25% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.37% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 193 89 11
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +23.53% -18.27%

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 7105 6794 6720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.35% 91.34% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5849 5842 5544
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Rochdale - 4 £36,250 -
Wigan 0 2 £52,500 -
Stockport -6 2 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Oldham +12 1 - -
Machine Learning
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 106 (51.96%) Python
2 94 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (44.12%) Big Data
4 72 (35.29%) Finance
5 65 (31.86%) Java
6 59 (28.92%) .NET
7 58 (28.43%) Analytics
8 57 (27.94%) C#
9 56 (27.45%) TDD
10 54 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
11 53 (25.98%) SQL Server
12 49 (24.02%) SQL
13 47 (23.04%) Marketing
13 47 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (22.55%) DevOps
15 45 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
16 43 (21.08%) Telecoms
16 43 (21.08%) Mathematics
16 43 (21.08%) BDD
17 42 (20.59%) Manufacturing
17 42 (20.59%) SAP
18 41 (20.10%) Electronics
18 41 (20.10%) Programme Management
18 41 (20.10%) R
18 41 (20.10%) Microsoft Azure
18 41 (20.10%) Hadoop
18 41 (20.10%) Digital Marketing
19 39 (19.12%) C++
20 38 (18.63%) Open Source
21 37 (18.14%) Artificial Intelligence

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 30 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 23 (11.27%) SAS
3 5 (2.45%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.96%) Confluence
4 4 (1.96%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.49%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.41%) SPSS
2 6 (2.94%) S-PLUS
2 6 (2.94%) Stata
3 5 (2.45%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.49%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 54 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (20.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (10.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.96%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.96%) npm
5 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.49%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.49%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (1.47%) Skype
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (44.12%) Big Data
2 53 (25.98%) SQL Server
3 41 (20.10%) Hadoop
4 31 (15.20%) Relational Database
5 15 (7.35%) RDBMS
6 13 (6.37%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.39%) Data Mining
8 10 (4.90%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.94%) MySQL
10 5 (2.45%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.47%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.47%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.47%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (1.47%) HBase
12 3 (1.47%) HDInsight
12 3 (1.47%) Power BI
13 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 14 (6.86%) JIRA
4 13 (6.37%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.88%) Selenium
6 10 (4.90%) FogBugz
6 10 (4.90%) NUnit
6 10 (4.90%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.92%) GitLab
8 5 (2.45%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.96%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.96%) Subversion
10 3 (1.47%) PyCharm
11 2 (0.98%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.49%) Maven
12 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (35.29%) Finance
2 47 (23.04%) Marketing
3 43 (21.08%) Telecoms
4 42 (20.59%) Manufacturing
5 41 (20.10%) Electronics
6 3 (1.47%) Retail
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Banking
7 2 (0.98%) Games
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (30.88%) Developer
2 46 (22.55%) Data Scientist
3 22 (10.78%) Java Developer
4 21 (10.29%) Software Engineer
5 18 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.33%) Architect
6 17 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.37%) Machine Learning Developer
7 13 (6.37%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.39%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (5.39%) Lead Developer
10 10 (4.90%) Automation Tester
10 10 (4.90%) Big Data Developer
10 10 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.90%) Java Automation Tester
10 10 (4.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 10 (4.90%) Selenium Tester
10 10 (4.90%) Tester
11 9 (4.41%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (28.92%) .NET
2 24 (11.76%) HTML
3 23 (11.27%) AngularJS
4 21 (10.29%) CSS
5 20 (9.80%) React
6 14 (6.86%) Node.js
7 12 (5.88%) J2EE
7 12 (5.88%) MSMQ
7 12 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (5.88%) WPF
8 11 (5.39%) Sass
9 10 (4.90%) ASP.NET
9 10 (4.90%) Gherkin
9 10 (4.90%) WCF
10 9 (4.41%) HTML5
10 9 (4.41%) TensorFlow
10 9 (4.41%) Web Services
11 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (3.92%) Natural Language Processing
11 8 (3.92%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.04%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (17.65%) Algorithms
3 35 (17.16%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
5 18 (8.82%) Public Cloud
6 14 (6.86%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (3.43%) 3D Graphics
7 7 (3.43%) Augmented Reality
8 6 (2.94%) Social Media
9 5 (2.45%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.96%) Cyber Attack
10 4 (1.96%) Robotics
10 4 (1.96%) Xbox
11 3 (1.47%) Fintech
12 2 (0.98%) Cyber Defence
12 2 (0.98%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.98%) iPad
12 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.98%) User Experience
13 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.31%) Unix
1 19 (9.31%) Windows
2 15 (7.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.43%) Analytics
3 56 (27.45%) TDD
4 46 (22.55%) DevOps
5 45 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (21.08%) BDD
6 43 (21.08%) Mathematics
7 41 (20.10%) Digital Marketing
7 41 (20.10%) Programme Management
8 38 (18.63%) Open Source
9 37 (18.14%) Artificial Intelligence
10 35 (17.16%) Software Engineering
11 27 (13.24%) Scrum
12 26 (12.75%) MVC
13 25 (12.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 25 (12.25%) Data Analytics
13 25 (12.25%) Statistics
14 21 (10.29%) Computer Vision
15 20 (9.80%) E-Commerce
16 17 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 106 (51.96%) Python
2 65 (31.86%) Java
3 57 (27.94%) C#
4 49 (24.02%) SQL
5 41 (20.10%) R
6 39 (19.12%) C++
7 32 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 26 (12.75%) Shell Script
9 23 (11.27%) Go
9 23 (11.27%) MATLAB
10 10 (4.90%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.41%) Scala
12 7 (3.43%) Clojure
13 6 (2.94%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.96%) PHP
15 2 (0.98%) C
15 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.49%) Ruby
16 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (16.67%) Degree
2 29 (14.22%) PhD
3 7 (3.43%) Postgraduate
4 5 (2.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.96%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.96%) SAS Certification
6 2 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.98%) GCP
4 1 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 21 (10.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (11.27%) Ansible
2 21 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (9.31%) Puppet
4 13 (6.37%) Kubernetes
5 12 (5.88%) Mesos
6 5 (2.45%) Marathon
6 5 (2.45%) rkt
7 2 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 42 (20.59%) SAP
2 23 (11.27%) Google
3 18 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.45%) Facebook
5 4 (1.96%) Twitter
5 4 (1.96%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.47%) Capita
6 3 (1.47%) Splunk
7 2 (0.98%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.98%) IBM
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle
8 1 (0.49%) Apple
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Zend