Period
to 25 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 117 178
Rank change year-on-year +10 +61 +2
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 85 89 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.34% 2.37% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.52% 6.56% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 74 16
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +14.46%
10th Percentile £30,750 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -9.09% +18.92% +8.82%

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 Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,304 1,356 1,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.87% 36.15% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1,107 1,083
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £69,750
South West median annual salary £42,557 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.13% +6.25% -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Bristol

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Bristol

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 45 (52.94%) Python
1 45 (52.94%) Machine Learning
2 34 (40.00%) Degree
3 32 (37.65%) Data Science
4 30 (35.29%) Computer Science
5 28 (32.94%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (31.76%) C++
7 26 (30.59%) Java
8 25 (29.41%) Mathematics
9 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
9 24 (28.24%) SQL
9 24 (28.24%) Web Services
10 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
11 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (24.71%) REST
12 20 (23.53%) Analytics
12 20 (23.53%) scikit-learn
12 20 (23.53%) Keras
12 20 (23.53%) Test Automation
12 20 (23.53%) Velocity
13 19 (22.35%) Artificial Intelligence
14 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
14 18 (21.18%) Chatbot
14 18 (21.18%) Conversational UI
14 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
15 17 (20.00%) SDLC
15 17 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
16 16 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (18.82%) Exploratory Testing

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (9.41%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.12%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.35%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) 4G
2 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) Data Mining
2 10 (11.76%) Neo4j
3 8 (9.41%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.88%) Aerospike
4 5 (5.88%) Big Data
4 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.53%) Power BI
6 2 (2.35%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.88%) JUnit
2 5 (5.88%) Maven
2 5 (5.88%) Ranorex
2 5 (5.88%) Selenium
2 5 (5.88%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.53%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Legal
3 3 (3.53%) Electronics
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Data Scientist
2 20 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Test Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Senior Data Scientist
8 7 (8.24%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Computer Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Data Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Machine Learning Researcher
11 3 (3.53%) Python Engineer
12 2 (2.35%) DSP Engineer
12 2 (2.35%) Junior
12 2 (2.35%) Junior Data Scientist
13 1 (1.18%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) Web Services
2 21 (24.71%) REST
3 20 (23.53%) Keras
3 20 (23.53%) scikit-learn
3 20 (23.53%) Velocity
4 13 (15.29%) OpenCV
4 13 (15.29%) Spring
5 12 (14.12%) React
6 11 (12.94%) TensorFlow
7 10 (11.76%) NumPy
8 8 (9.41%) Node.js
8 8 (9.41%) Spring Boot
8 8 (9.41%) Torch
8 8 (9.41%) Vue.js
9 6 (7.06%) Kafka
9 6 (7.06%) Qt
9 6 (7.06%) XML
10 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.88%) jQuery
10 5 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.53%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (3.53%) CUDA
3 3 (3.53%) Fintech
3 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.35%) Robotics
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Machine Learning
2 32 (37.65%) Data Science
3 30 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 28 (32.94%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (29.41%) Mathematics
6 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
7 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (23.53%) Analytics
8 20 (23.53%) Test Automation
9 19 (22.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 18 (21.18%) Conversational UI
10 18 (21.18%) Mentoring
11 17 (20.00%) SDLC
12 16 (18.82%) B2B
12 16 (18.82%) Coaching
12 16 (18.82%) DNA
12 16 (18.82%) Exploratory Testing
12 16 (18.82%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (18.82%) Visualisation
13 15 (17.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Python
2 27 (31.76%) C++
3 26 (30.59%) Java
4 24 (28.24%) SQL
5 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
6 15 (17.65%) C#
7 11 (12.94%) C
7 11 (12.94%) MATLAB
8 8 (9.41%) ES6
8 8 (9.41%) Lua
8 8 (9.41%) R
9 5 (5.88%) Go
9 5 (5.88%) Java 8
9 5 (5.88%) Scala
9 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.53%) Ruby
11 2 (2.35%) Cypher
12 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (40.00%) Degree
2 17 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (18.82%) PhD
4 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.71%) Google
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) Tableau
5 1 (1.18%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.18%) Apple