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

Algorithms
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 19 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 201 369 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.19% 13.56% 6.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.45% 23.47% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 175 261 117
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +37.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £74,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +22.22% -

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 1,152 1,572 1,243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 52.67% 57.75% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1,204 1,004
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,625 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £46,902 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.76% +4.23% +5.88%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 131 (65.17%) Python
2 112 (55.72%) Machine Learning
3 110 (54.73%) Java
4 102 (50.75%) Software Engineering
5 100 (49.75%) C++
6 98 (48.76%) C#
7 86 (42.79%) C
8 83 (41.29%) Mathematics
9 81 (40.30%) Multithreading
10 70 (34.83%) PhD
11 67 (33.33%) Distributed Algorithms
12 66 (32.84%) Bayesian Methods
13 65 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (30.35%) Deep Learning
15 60 (29.85%) TensorFlow
16 58 (28.86%) Artificial Intelligence
17 53 (26.37%) Big Data
18 45 (22.39%) Natural Language Processing
18 45 (22.39%) Reinforcement Learning
19 44 (21.89%) MPhil
20 40 (19.90%) Computational Biology
20 40 (19.90%) Biology
21 39 (19.40%) Computational Linguistics
21 39 (19.40%) Probabilistic Modelling
22 33 (16.42%) Unit Testing
23 32 (15.92%) Test Automation
23 32 (15.92%) Data Structures
23 32 (15.92%) Degree
24 27 (13.43%) Neural Network
24 27 (13.43%) JavaScript

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 (2.49%) Apache
1 5 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.98%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.99%) Firebase
3 6 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.00%) Wireless
2 1 (0.50%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (26.37%) Big Data
2 21 (10.45%) Hadoop
3 18 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.98%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.99%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.49%) MySQL
7 5 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.50%) HBase
8 1 (0.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (8.96%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.46%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.47%) NUnit
4 7 (3.48%) Selenium
5 6 (2.99%) JIRA
5 6 (2.99%) Maven
5 6 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.50%) Gradle
7 1 (0.50%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (12.94%) Finance
1 26 (12.94%) Games
2 12 (5.97%) Publishing
3 8 (3.98%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.99%) Law
5 2 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (44.78%) Developer
2 48 (23.88%) Software Engineer
3 37 (18.41%) Software Developer
4 26 (12.94%) Graduate
4 26 (12.94%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 25 (12.44%) Java Developer
5 25 (12.44%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 22 (10.95%) C# Developer
6 22 (10.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 21 (10.45%) Graduate Developer
8 20 (9.95%) Python Developer
9 18 (8.96%) Python Engineer
10 15 (7.46%) Graduate Java Developer
11 12 (5.97%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.47%) Mathematical Developer
13 10 (4.98%) Machine Learning Developer
14 9 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
14 9 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (4.48%) Mobile Engineer
14 9 (4.48%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.85%) TensorFlow
2 45 (22.39%) Natural Language Processing
3 22 (10.95%) .NET
4 15 (7.46%) Web Services
5 14 (6.97%) ASP.NET
5 14 (6.97%) WCF
5 14 (6.97%) WPF
6 12 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (5.97%) Velocity
6 12 (5.97%) WinForms
7 10 (4.98%) CSS
7 10 (4.98%) HTML
7 10 (4.98%) jQuery
8 9 (4.48%) RESTful
9 8 (3.98%) Spring
10 5 (2.49%) Apache Commons
10 5 (2.49%) JSON
10 5 (2.49%) SOAP
10 5 (2.49%) STL
10 5 (2.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.92%) Data Structures
2 26 (12.94%) Computer Science
2 26 (12.94%) Smart City
3 22 (10.95%) Robotics
4 13 (6.47%) Java Card
5 11 (5.47%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.98%) Fintech
7 6 (2.99%) Life Science
7 6 (2.99%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.99%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.00%) CUDA
10 2 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.97%) Windows
2 10 (4.98%) Linux
3 5 (2.49%) Robot Operating System
4 4 (1.99%) Unix
5 3 (1.49%) Android
6 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.00%) CentOS
6 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (55.72%) Machine Learning
2 102 (50.75%) Software Engineering
3 83 (41.29%) Mathematics
4 81 (40.30%) Multithreading
5 67 (33.33%) Distributed Algorithms
6 66 (32.84%) Bayesian Methods
7 65 (32.34%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (30.35%) Deep Learning
9 58 (28.86%) Artificial Intelligence
10 45 (22.39%) Reinforcement Learning
11 40 (19.90%) Biology
11 40 (19.90%) Computational Biology
12 39 (19.40%) Computational Linguistics
12 39 (19.40%) Probabilistic Modelling
13 33 (16.42%) Unit Testing
14 32 (15.92%) Test Automation
15 27 (13.43%) Data Science
15 27 (13.43%) Neural Network
16 26 (12.94%) Decision-Making
16 26 (12.94%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 131 (65.17%) Python
2 110 (54.73%) Java
3 100 (49.75%) C++
4 98 (48.76%) C#
5 86 (42.79%) C
6 27 (13.43%) JavaScript
6 27 (13.43%) SQL
7 6 (2.99%) Julia
7 6 (2.99%) Kotlin
7 6 (2.99%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.99%) Java 8
9 2 (1.00%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.00%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.00%) R
10 1 (0.50%) Perl
10 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (34.83%) PhD
2 44 (21.89%) MPhil
3 32 (15.92%) Degree
4 10 (4.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (3.98%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.49%) Docker
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (9.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.98%) Google
3 5 (2.49%) Oracle
4 2 (1.00%) Mapbox
5 1 (0.50%) Citrix
5 1 (0.50%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.50%) VMware