Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 44
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 +13
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 274 334 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.59% 12.30% 6.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.77% 22.15% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 211 251 124
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.64% -2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,460 1,508 1,259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 56.41% 55.54% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1,138 1,007
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Cambridge

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Cambridge

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 180 (65.69%) Python
2 161 (58.76%) C++
3 153 (55.84%) Software Engineering
4 142 (51.82%) C
5 135 (49.27%) Mathematics
6 134 (48.91%) Machine Learning
7 110 (40.15%) C#
8 108 (39.42%) Java
9 93 (33.94%) Multithreading
10 82 (29.93%) PhD
11 78 (28.47%) Artificial Intelligence
12 71 (25.91%) TensorFlow
13 69 (25.18%) Computer Vision
14 64 (23.36%) Bayesian Methods
14 64 (23.36%) Distributed Algorithms
15 56 (20.44%) Big Data
16 54 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (19.34%) Linux
18 52 (18.98%) Deep Learning
19 50 (18.25%) Natural Language Processing
20 49 (17.88%) Image Processing
21 46 (16.79%) Data Structures
22 45 (16.42%) OO
23 44 (16.06%) Degree
24 42 (15.33%) MATLAB
25 41 (14.96%) Computer Science
26 38 (13.87%) Physics
26 38 (13.87%) Unit Testing
27 37 (13.50%) Data Science
28 35 (12.77%) Probabilistic Modelling

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (1.82%) Apache
2 2 (0.73%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.36%) Firebase
5 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.01%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.09%) OpenFlow
2 3 (1.09%) Wireless
3 2 (0.73%) Broadband
4 1 (0.36%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.36%) GSM
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.36%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.44%) Big Data
2 21 (7.66%) Hadoop
3 16 (5.84%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.01%) MySQL
6 6 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.36%) HBase
9 1 (0.36%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.57%) Mercurial
3 16 (5.84%) NUnit
4 14 (5.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.19%) Maven
5 6 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.73%) JIRA
6 2 (0.73%) Selenium
6 2 (0.73%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.36%) Gradle
7 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 28 (10.22%) Finance
2 26 (9.49%) Games
3 11 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.82%) Banking
6 4 (1.46%) Law
6 4 (1.46%) Retail
7 3 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (40.51%) Developer
2 87 (31.75%) Software Engineer
3 58 (21.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 52 (18.98%) Software Developer
5 44 (16.06%) Graduate
6 39 (14.23%) C Software Engineer
6 39 (14.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 39 (14.23%) Computer Engineer
6 39 (14.23%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 37 (13.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 31 (11.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 26 (9.49%) C# Developer
9 26 (9.49%) C++ Developer
9 26 (9.49%) Python Engineer
10 23 (8.39%) Embedded Engineer
10 23 (8.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 23 (8.39%) Graduate Developer
11 21 (7.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 20 (7.30%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 19 (6.93%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (25.91%) TensorFlow
2 50 (18.25%) Natural Language Processing
3 28 (10.22%) OpenGL
4 27 (9.85%) .NET
5 18 (6.57%) WPF
6 16 (5.84%) ASP.NET
7 15 (5.47%) RESTful
7 15 (5.47%) STL
8 14 (5.11%) WCF
9 13 (4.74%) CSS
9 13 (4.74%) HTML
9 13 (4.74%) jQuery
10 12 (4.38%) Google Maps API
10 12 (4.38%) OAuth
10 12 (4.38%) OAuth2
10 12 (4.38%) Spring
10 12 (4.38%) Velocity
10 12 (4.38%) WinForms
11 11 (4.01%) HTML5
12 10 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.79%) Data Structures
2 41 (14.96%) Computer Science
3 26 (9.49%) Smart City
4 23 (8.39%) CUDA
5 20 (7.30%) Mobile App
6 14 (5.11%) Augmented Reality
7 13 (4.74%) Robotics
8 12 (4.38%) Java Card
8 12 (4.38%) User Experience
9 11 (4.01%) Mobile Payment
10 8 (2.92%) Fintech
11 7 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (2.19%) ASIC
12 6 (2.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (2.19%) Verilog
12 6 (2.19%) VHDL
13 4 (1.46%) Reinsurance
14 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
14 2 (0.73%) Life Science
14 2 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.34%) Linux
2 27 (9.85%) Windows
3 12 (4.38%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.55%) Android
5 6 (2.19%) Debian
6 5 (1.82%) Robot Operating System
6 5 (1.82%) Unix
7 4 (1.46%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.73%) CentOS
8 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (55.84%) Software Engineering
2 135 (49.27%) Mathematics
3 134 (48.91%) Machine Learning
4 93 (33.94%) Multithreading
5 78 (28.47%) Artificial Intelligence
6 69 (25.18%) Computer Vision
7 64 (23.36%) Bayesian Methods
7 64 (23.36%) Distributed Algorithms
8 54 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (18.98%) Deep Learning
10 49 (17.88%) Image Processing
11 45 (16.42%) OO
12 38 (13.87%) Physics
12 38 (13.87%) Unit Testing
13 37 (13.50%) Data Science
14 35 (12.77%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 35 (12.77%) Reinforcement Learning
15 34 (12.41%) Biology
15 34 (12.41%) Computational Biology
15 34 (12.41%) Computational Linguistics
Programming Languages
1 180 (65.69%) Python
2 161 (58.76%) C++
3 142 (51.82%) C
4 110 (40.15%) C#
5 108 (39.42%) Java
6 42 (15.33%) MATLAB
7 27 (9.85%) JavaScript
7 27 (9.85%) SQL
8 20 (7.30%) Embedded C
8 20 (7.30%) Embedded C++
9 12 (4.38%) Apple Swift
9 12 (4.38%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.46%) R
11 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.36%) Java 8
12 1 (0.36%) Julia
12 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 82 (29.93%) PhD
2 44 (16.06%) Degree
3 8 (2.92%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.46%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.36%) CCNA
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.73%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (2.19%) Firmware
2 3 (1.09%) Docker
3 2 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.36%) LXC
4 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Ansible
2 1 (0.36%) Grafana
2 1 (0.36%) Graphite
2 1 (0.36%) Graylog
2 1 (0.36%) Kibana
2 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.36%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (6.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.74%) Google
3 12 (4.38%) Mapbox
4 6 (2.19%) Cadence
4 6 (2.19%) Synopsys
5 5 (1.82%) Capita
5 5 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (0.36%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.36%) Splunk