Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 28 56
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 0
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 398 189 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.02% 8.39% 4.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.99% 16.31% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 265 147 119
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +9.20%

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 1,896 1,159 1,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 57.28% 51.47% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,349 956 1,070
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.36% +4.71% -

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 232 (58.29%) Python
2 218 (54.77%) C++
3 194 (48.74%) Java
4 179 (44.97%) Mathematics
5 173 (43.47%) Machine Learning
6 154 (38.69%) C
7 152 (38.19%) PhD
8 145 (36.43%) Software Engineering
9 144 (36.18%) C#
10 138 (34.67%) Computer Science
11 131 (32.91%) Degree
12 98 (24.62%) Multithreading
13 87 (21.86%) Artificial Intelligence
13 87 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
14 83 (20.85%) Finance
15 81 (20.35%) Physics
16 79 (19.85%) Linux
17 68 (17.09%) Data Science
18 67 (16.83%) Big Data
19 65 (16.33%) OO
20 63 (15.83%) Distributed Algorithms
21 60 (15.08%) Data Structures
22 56 (14.07%) JavaScript
23 54 (13.57%) Reinforcement Learning
24 52 (13.07%) Statistics
25 51 (12.81%) Computer Vision
26 49 (12.31%) TensorFlow
27 47 (11.81%) SDLC
28 46 (11.56%) MATLAB
29 45 (11.31%) Smart City

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 12 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.25%) DNN
3 1 (0.25%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.53%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.02%) SaaS
5 11 (2.76%) GitHub
6 4 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (1.01%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.51%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.26%) Internet
3 3 (0.75%) Wireless
4 1 (0.25%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.83%) Big Data
2 26 (6.53%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.02%) MySQL
5 15 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 14 (3.52%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.02%) HBase
8 11 (2.76%) Geospatial Data
8 11 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.01%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.01%) GIS
10 4 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (10.05%) NUnit
2 38 (9.55%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.52%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.76%) Bitbucket
6 10 (2.51%) gulp
6 10 (2.51%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.51%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.51%) JIRA
7 6 (1.51%) Selenium
8 4 (1.01%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 83 (20.85%) Finance
2 18 (4.52%) Electronics
3 12 (3.02%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.51%) Games
6 4 (1.01%) Advertising
6 4 (1.01%) Automotive
7 2 (0.50%) Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Marketing
7 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (35.43%) Developer
2 104 (26.13%) Software Engineer
3 63 (15.83%) C++ Software Engineer
4 61 (15.33%) Software Developer
5 51 (12.81%) Graduate
6 48 (12.06%) Data Scientist
7 44 (11.06%) C++ Developer
8 43 (10.80%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 39 (9.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 36 (9.05%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 31 (7.79%) C++ Software Developer
12 29 (7.29%) C# Developer
13 28 (7.04%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 27 (6.78%) Research Engineer
15 25 (6.28%) C Software Engineer
15 25 (6.28%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 24 (6.03%) Computer Engineer
16 24 (6.03%) Computer Vision Engineer
17 23 (5.78%) Java Engineer
17 23 (5.78%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (12.31%) TensorFlow
2 42 (10.55%) WPF
3 37 (9.30%) CSS
3 37 (9.30%) HTML
4 25 (6.28%) HTML5
4 25 (6.28%) WinForms
5 23 (5.78%) .NET
6 20 (5.03%) CSS3
6 20 (5.03%) jQuery
7 19 (4.77%) Web Services
8 17 (4.27%) STL
9 16 (4.02%) ASP.NET
9 16 (4.02%) Natural Language Processing
10 15 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (3.77%) WCF
11 12 (3.02%) AngularJS
11 12 (3.02%) JSON
11 12 (3.02%) Velocity
12 11 (2.76%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (2.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 138 (34.67%) Computer Science
2 60 (15.08%) Data Structures
3 45 (11.31%) Smart City
4 25 (6.28%) Java Card
5 24 (6.03%) Mobile App
6 23 (5.78%) Augmented Reality
7 22 (5.53%) Mobile Payment
7 22 (5.53%) User Experience
8 13 (3.27%) CUDA
9 11 (2.76%) Blog
9 11 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (2.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (2.51%) VHDL
11 9 (2.26%) 3D Printing
12 8 (2.01%) Life Science
12 8 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.76%) Acoustics
14 6 (1.51%) Robotics
14 6 (1.51%) Smart Home
15 5 (1.26%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 79 (19.85%) Linux
2 43 (10.80%) Windows
3 10 (2.51%) Debian
3 10 (2.51%) Unix
4 5 (1.26%) Android
5 4 (1.01%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.01%) Solaris
6 1 (0.25%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (44.97%) Mathematics
2 173 (43.47%) Machine Learning
3 145 (36.43%) Software Engineering
4 98 (24.62%) Multithreading
5 87 (21.86%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (21.86%) Artificial Intelligence
6 81 (20.35%) Physics
7 68 (17.09%) Data Science
8 65 (16.33%) OO
9 63 (15.83%) Distributed Algorithms
10 54 (13.57%) Reinforcement Learning
11 52 (13.07%) Statistics
12 51 (12.81%) Computer Vision
13 47 (11.81%) SDLC
14 43 (10.80%) Neural Network
14 43 (10.80%) Smart City Simulations
15 39 (9.80%) Deep Learning
16 38 (9.55%) Financial Modelling
17 37 (9.30%) Analytics
17 37 (9.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 232 (58.29%) Python
2 218 (54.77%) C++
3 194 (48.74%) Java
4 154 (38.69%) C
5 144 (36.18%) C#
6 56 (14.07%) JavaScript
7 46 (11.56%) MATLAB
8 35 (8.79%) SQL
9 18 (4.52%) Ruby
10 15 (3.77%) Julia
11 9 (2.26%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.76%) Perl
13 6 (1.51%) R
14 5 (1.26%) Scala
15 3 (0.75%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.50%) Embedded C++
17 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 152 (38.19%) PhD
2 131 (32.91%) Degree
3 17 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.52%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.01%) CCNA
5 4 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 16 (4.02%) Docker
2 5 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.01%) Firmware
3 4 (1.01%) LXC
3 4 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) Grafana
1 4 (1.01%) Graphite
1 4 (1.01%) Graylog
1 4 (1.01%) Kibana
1 4 (1.01%) logstash
Vendors
1 27 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.01%) Terracotta
3 6 (1.51%) Xilinx
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle
4 5 (1.26%) VMware
5 4 (1.01%) Splunk
5 4 (1.01%) TOWER Software
6 3 (0.75%) Cadence
6 3 (0.75%) Synopsys
7 1 (0.25%) Altera
7 1 (0.25%) Perforce