Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 182 189
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 34 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.03% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.32% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 11
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% +10.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £33,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,500 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% -31.25%

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,465 1,559 1,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 44.42% 42.62% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1,050 1,111
Birmingham median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Birmingham

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Algorithms in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Birmingham

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Algorithms 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) Front End Development
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
4 11 (32.35%) QA
4 11 (32.35%) Python
4 11 (32.35%) Data Structures
5 10 (29.41%) Issue Tracking
5 10 (29.41%) Confluence
5 10 (29.41%) JIRA
5 10 (29.41%) GitHub
5 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (29.41%) C#
5 10 (29.41%) C++
5 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) Atlassian
5 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
5 10 (29.41%) Scrum
6 9 (26.47%) MySQL
6 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
6 9 (26.47%) User Experience
7 8 (23.53%) Semantic UI
7 8 (23.53%) Laravel
7 8 (23.53%) Redis
7 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
7 8 (23.53%) CSS

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (29.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.88%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) MySQL
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 8 (23.53%) Redis
3 6 (17.65%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.94%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Appium
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Robotium
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) TestNG
3 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Control Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) CSS
1 8 (23.53%) jQuery
1 8 (23.53%) LAMP
1 8 (23.53%) Laravel
1 8 (23.53%) Semantic UI
1 8 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (17.65%) OpenCV
3 2 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.94%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Data Structures
2 9 (26.47%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) Front End Development
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
5 10 (29.41%) Issue Tracking
5 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
5 10 (29.41%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) Business Development
6 8 (23.53%) Web Development
7 7 (20.59%) Computer Vision
8 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.76%) V-Model
9 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.88%) FMEA
9 2 (5.88%) SDET
9 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.94%) Android Development
10 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Python
2 10 (29.41%) C#
2 10 (29.41%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) C
3 8 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CIPD
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 26262
2 2 (5.88%) MISRA
2 2 (5.88%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft