Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 108 148
Rank change year-on-year -2 +40 +13
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 87 103 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.36% 2.73% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.55% 6.23% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 79 74 33
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,679 £35,400
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% +18.75%

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 1,567 1,654 1,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 42.50% 43.80% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,218 1,314 1,285
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,175 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 47 (54.02%) Machine Learning
2 43 (49.43%) Python
3 33 (37.93%) Data Science
4 32 (36.78%) SQL
5 29 (33.33%) C++
6 26 (29.89%) Computer Science
7 25 (28.74%) Data Structures
8 24 (27.59%) Degree
9 22 (25.29%) Software Engineering
10 21 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
11 20 (22.99%) OpenGL
11 20 (22.99%) Qt
12 19 (21.84%) Direct3D
12 19 (21.84%) MFC
12 19 (21.84%) SDLC
12 19 (21.84%) Computer Science Degree
13 18 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (19.54%) Finance
15 16 (18.39%) Mathematics
16 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
16 15 (17.24%) R
17 14 (16.09%) PhD
17 14 (16.09%) OO
17 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (14.94%) Big Data
18 13 (14.94%) TDD
18 13 (14.94%) Analytics
18 13 (14.94%) Apache Spark
19 12 (13.79%) DevOps

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 13 (14.94%) Apache Spark
2 8 (9.20%) Apache
2 8 (9.20%) nginx
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.30%) Google Play
3 2 (2.30%) Serverless
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 13 (14.94%) Big Data
3 11 (12.64%) Hadoop
4 10 (11.49%) Data Mining
5 8 (9.20%) Power BI
6 7 (8.05%) QlikView
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.90%) Spotfire
8 3 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (3.45%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.30%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.15%) Presto
10 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.34%) Mercurial
1 9 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (11.49%) Electronics
3 10 (11.49%) Manufacturing
3 10 (11.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Data Scientist
2 15 (17.24%) Software Engineer
3 11 (12.64%) Applications Developer
3 11 (12.64%) C++ Applications Developer
3 11 (12.64%) C++ Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Data Scientist
4 9 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Data Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) UI Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Optimisation Engineer
8 3 (3.45%) Senior Data Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Android Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 2 (2.30%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.99%) OpenGL
1 20 (22.99%) Qt
2 19 (21.84%) Direct3D
2 19 (21.84%) MFC
3 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
3 8 (9.20%) Backbone.js
3 8 (9.20%) CSS
3 8 (9.20%) CSS3
3 8 (9.20%) Ember.js
3 8 (9.20%) HTML
3 8 (9.20%) HTML5
3 8 (9.20%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (9.20%) Node.js
3 8 (9.20%) React
4 4 (4.60%) Web Services
5 2 (2.30%) .NET
5 2 (2.30%) Kafka
5 2 (2.30%) Keras
5 2 (2.30%) OpenCV
5 2 (2.30%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.89%) Computer Science
2 25 (28.74%) Data Structures
3 11 (12.64%) User Experience
4 10 (11.49%) Mobile App
5 8 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (5.75%) CUDA
7 4 (4.60%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.30%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (1.15%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Machine Learning
2 33 (37.93%) Data Science
3 22 (25.29%) Software Engineering
4 21 (24.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 19 (21.84%) SDLC
6 18 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (18.39%) Mathematics
8 14 (16.09%) OO
9 13 (14.94%) Analytics
9 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (14.94%) TDD
10 12 (13.79%) DevOps
11 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (12.64%) Visualisation
12 10 (11.49%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (11.49%) Programme Management
13 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
13 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
14 8 (9.20%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 43 (49.43%) Python
2 32 (36.78%) SQL
3 29 (33.33%) C++
4 15 (17.24%) R
5 11 (12.64%) C#
5 11 (12.64%) Java
6 10 (11.49%) Ruby
6 10 (11.49%) Shell Script
7 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.20%) PHP
8 4 (4.60%) C
9 3 (3.45%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.30%) Scala
10 2 (2.30%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 24 (27.59%) Degree
2 19 (21.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (16.09%) PhD
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) SAP
2 9 (10.34%) Tableau
3 6 (6.90%) Cognos
3 6 (6.90%) Google