Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 32 61
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29 -12
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 410 163 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.83% 7.16% 3.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.08% 13.76% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 277 123 98
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.98% -36.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £64,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 1857 1185 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 58.10% 52.07% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1406 964 1104
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,875 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

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 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 236 (57.56%) Python
2 233 (56.83%) Java
3 213 (51.95%) Mathematics
4 212 (51.71%) C++
5 165 (40.24%) Computer Science
6 164 (40.00%) PhD
7 162 (39.51%) Software Engineering
8 157 (38.29%) Degree
8 157 (38.29%) Machine Learning
9 150 (36.59%) C
10 147 (35.85%) C#
11 127 (30.98%) Physics
12 85 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
13 84 (20.49%) Artificial Intelligence
13 84 (20.49%) Multithreading
14 80 (19.51%) Linux
15 76 (18.54%) Finance
16 68 (16.59%) MATLAB
17 60 (14.63%) OO
17 60 (14.63%) JavaScript
18 59 (14.39%) Data Structures
19 56 (13.66%) Windows
19 56 (13.66%) Open Source
20 51 (12.44%) Big Data
21 50 (12.20%) Statistics
22 48 (11.71%) Distributed Algorithms
22 48 (11.71%) Mentoring
23 47 (11.46%) Smart City
23 47 (11.46%) Smart City Simulations
24 45 (10.98%) Git (software)

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 7 (1.71%) Apache Spark
1 7 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.22%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.24%) DNN
4 1 (0.24%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.24%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.88%) GitHub
2 18 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.93%) Wireless
2 11 (2.68%) WLAN
3 8 (1.95%) SAN
4 5 (1.22%) Internet
5 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.44%) Big Data
2 32 (7.80%) NoSQL
3 21 (5.12%) Relational Database
4 20 (4.88%) Geospatial Data
4 20 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (3.66%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.93%) MySQL
7 9 (2.20%) SQL Server
8 7 (1.71%) HBase
8 7 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.98%) GIS
10 3 (0.73%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 45 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.07%) NUnit
3 20 (4.88%) Bitbucket
4 12 (2.93%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.68%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.20%) gulp
8 7 (1.71%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.71%) JIRA
8 7 (1.71%) JUnit
8 7 (1.71%) Selenium
9 6 (1.46%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.98%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.24%) Mockito
General
1 76 (18.54%) Finance
2 24 (5.85%) Electronics
3 8 (1.95%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.98%) Advertising
5 4 (0.98%) Automotive
6 3 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.49%) Marketing
7 2 (0.49%) Retail
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 142 (34.63%) Developer
2 126 (30.73%) Software Engineer
3 68 (16.59%) Graduate
4 61 (14.88%) Software Developer
5 57 (13.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 53 (12.93%) Data Scientist
7 50 (12.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 43 (10.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 42 (10.24%) C++ Developer
10 38 (9.27%) Java Engineer
10 38 (9.27%) Java Software Engineer
11 34 (8.29%) C++ Software Developer
12 29 (7.07%) C Software Engineer
12 29 (7.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 29 (7.07%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 29 (7.07%) Research Engineer
13 27 (6.59%) C Developer
13 27 (6.59%) C/C++ Developer
13 27 (6.59%) C/C++ Software Developer
14 24 (5.85%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (10.49%) HTML
2 41 (10.00%) CSS
3 33 (8.05%) WPF
4 26 (6.34%) Apache Axis
4 26 (6.34%) TensorFlow
5 24 (5.85%) .NET
6 21 (5.12%) HTML5
6 21 (5.12%) WinForms
7 20 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
8 18 (4.39%) ASP.NET
9 16 (3.90%) CSS3
9 16 (3.90%) jQuery
10 14 (3.41%) Web Services
11 13 (3.17%) Ehcache
12 11 (2.68%) AngularJS
13 10 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.44%) Velocity
14 9 (2.20%) React
14 9 (2.20%) RESTful
14 9 (2.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 165 (40.24%) Computer Science
2 59 (14.39%) Data Structures
3 47 (11.46%) Smart City
4 35 (8.54%) Mobile App
5 31 (7.56%) Augmented Reality
5 31 (7.56%) Java Card
6 28 (6.83%) User Experience
7 27 (6.59%) 3D Printing
8 20 (4.88%) Blog
8 20 (4.88%) Mobile Payment
9 11 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (2.20%) Life Science
10 9 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (1.71%) Acoustics
12 7 (1.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (1.71%) Robotics
12 7 (1.71%) VHDL
13 6 (1.46%) Renewable Energy
13 6 (1.46%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 80 (19.51%) Linux
2 56 (13.66%) Windows
3 8 (1.95%) Unix
4 7 (1.71%) Android
5 6 (1.46%) Debian
6 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (51.95%) Mathematics
2 162 (39.51%) Software Engineering
3 157 (38.29%) Machine Learning
4 127 (30.98%) Physics
5 85 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (20.49%) Artificial Intelligence
6 84 (20.49%) Multithreading
7 60 (14.63%) OO
8 56 (13.66%) Open Source
9 50 (12.20%) Statistics
10 48 (11.71%) Distributed Algorithms
10 48 (11.71%) Mentoring
11 47 (11.46%) Smart City Simulations
12 41 (10.00%) Reinforcement Learning
13 39 (9.51%) Computer Vision
14 37 (9.02%) Test Automation
15 34 (8.29%) Performance Optimisation
15 34 (8.29%) Unit Testing
15 34 (8.29%) Web Development
16 31 (7.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 236 (57.56%) Python
2 233 (56.83%) Java
3 212 (51.71%) C++
4 150 (36.59%) C
5 147 (35.85%) C#
6 68 (16.59%) MATLAB
7 60 (14.63%) JavaScript
8 30 (7.32%) SQL
9 29 (7.07%) Ruby
10 20 (4.88%) Julia
11 17 (4.15%) Perl
12 11 (2.68%) R
12 11 (2.68%) Scala
13 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.22%) PHP
14 4 (0.98%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.24%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 164 (40.00%) PhD
2 157 (38.29%) Degree
3 22 (5.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (1.46%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.73%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.15%) QA
System Software
1 12 (2.93%) Firmware
2 11 (2.68%) Docker
3 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (3.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.17%) Terracotta
3 11 (2.68%) Perforce
4 6 (1.46%) Xilinx
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle
5 5 (1.22%) VMware
6 4 (0.98%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.24%) Altera