Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Machine Learning
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 120 189
Rank change year-on-year -45 +69 +69
Permanent jobs citing Machine Learning 120 201 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.66% 2.59% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.81% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 108 185 79
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +21.18% -20.93%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,250 £66,250
North West median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +14.44% -18.18%

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 6,557 7,142 6,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.64% 92.02% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,402 5,904 5,803
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 - 4 £50,000 - 2
Stockport +13 2 - -
Bury - 1 £45,000 -
Salford - 1 - -
Machine Learning
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 59 (49.17%) Python
2 55 (45.83%) SQL
3 53 (44.17%) Data Science
4 41 (34.17%) R
5 40 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 39 (32.50%) Analytics
7 29 (24.17%) Software Engineering
7 29 (24.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (24.17%) C#
7 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (23.33%) .NET
8 28 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (22.50%) Degree
10 25 (20.83%) Finance
11 24 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (19.17%) Big Data
13 22 (18.33%) MVC
14 21 (17.50%) AngularJS
15 19 (15.83%) Data Analytics
15 19 (15.83%) Apache Spark
15 19 (15.83%) Docker
15 19 (15.83%) Algorithms
15 19 (15.83%) TDD
15 19 (15.83%) Marketing
15 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (15.83%) Scala
15 19 (15.83%) Visualisation
16 18 (15.00%) Statistics
16 18 (15.00%) PhD

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 (15.83%) Apache Spark
2 8 (6.67%) SAS
3 5 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SPSS
2 4 (3.33%) Chatbot
3 3 (2.50%) Stata
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.17%) Serverless
5 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.50%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.67%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) DKIM
2 2 (1.67%) DMARC
2 2 (1.67%) DMZ
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
2 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.67%) IPv4
2 2 (1.67%) IPv6
2 2 (1.67%) LAN
2 2 (1.67%) Network Security
2 2 (1.67%) VPN
2 2 (1.67%) WAN
2 2 (1.67%) Wireless
2 2 (1.67%) Wireless Security
3 1 (0.83%) Broadband
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) Big Data
2 17 (14.17%) SQL Server
3 15 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.17%) Power BI
6 4 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.33%) Text Mining
7 3 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.67%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.67%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.67%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.67%) QlikView
8 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.50%) NUnit
5 2 (1.67%) Moq
5 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.83%) Bower
6 1 (0.83%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (0.83%) Grunt
6 1 (0.83%) gulp
6 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.83%) webpack
General
1 25 (20.83%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) Marketing
3 11 (9.17%) Electronics
3 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing
3 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
4 10 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (29.17%) Data Scientist
2 28 (23.33%) Developer
3 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
7 8 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Architect
8 7 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.17%) Graduate
10 5 (4.17%) Junior
11 4 (3.33%) Consultant
11 4 (3.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.33%) .NET
2 21 (17.50%) AngularJS
3 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (11.67%) CSS
3 14 (11.67%) HTML
4 13 (10.83%) .NET Framework
5 10 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
5 10 (8.33%) Web Services
6 9 (7.50%) Entity Framework
7 8 (6.67%) React
7 8 (6.67%) TensorFlow
8 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.17%) Keras
9 5 (4.17%) Node.js
10 4 (3.33%) CoreNLP
10 4 (3.33%) CSS3
10 4 (3.33%) HTML5
10 4 (3.33%) Spring
11 3 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (15.83%) Algorithms
3 17 (14.17%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.83%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (3.33%) Robotics
6 4 (3.33%) Social Media
7 2 (1.67%) Cyberattack
7 2 (1.67%) Fintech
8 1 (0.83%) Animation
8 1 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.83%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.83%) Marketing Technology
8 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.67%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.67%) Windows
4 1 (0.83%) AIX
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) CentOS
4 1 (0.83%) HPUX
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
4 1 (0.83%) Unix
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.17%) Data Science
2 40 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 39 (32.50%) Analytics
4 29 (24.17%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.17%) Software Engineering
5 24 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (18.33%) MVC
7 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (15.83%) Data Analytics
7 19 (15.83%) TDD
7 19 (15.83%) Visualisation
8 18 (15.00%) Statistics
9 17 (14.17%) Mathematics
10 15 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 13 (10.83%) E-Commerce
11 13 (10.83%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.00%) DevOps
12 12 (10.00%) Programme Management
13 11 (9.17%) Data Visualisation
13 11 (9.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.17%) Python
2 55 (45.83%) SQL
3 41 (34.17%) R
4 29 (24.17%) C#
5 19 (15.83%) Scala
6 16 (13.33%) Java
7 14 (11.67%) JavaScript
8 11 (9.17%) C++
9 9 (7.50%) C
9 9 (7.50%) Go
10 6 (5.00%) HiveQL
11 4 (3.33%) Perl
11 4 (3.33%) VB
11 4 (3.33%) VBA
12 3 (2.50%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.50%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.67%) Ruby
14 1 (0.83%) ES6
14 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (22.50%) Degree
2 18 (15.00%) PhD
3 8 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (5.00%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.50%) CISSP
6 3 (2.50%) GCIA
6 3 (2.50%) SANS
7 2 (1.67%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.67%) CISA
7 2 (1.67%) CISM
7 2 (1.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.67%) SSCP
8 1 (0.83%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 19 (15.83%) Docker
2 7 (5.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) Terraform
2 9 (7.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.17%) Packer
4 3 (2.50%) Ansible
5 2 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.67%) Puppet
6 1 (0.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Google
2 11 (9.17%) SAP
3 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.17%) Tableau
6 3 (2.50%) Splunk
7 2 (1.67%) Cognos
7 2 (1.67%) Darktrace
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle
8 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.83%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.83%) Informatica
8 1 (0.83%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.83%) Netezza
8 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.83%) Talend
8 1 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.83%) Xamarin