Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 22 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 +30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 334 266 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.85% 10.54% 4.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.15% 19.91% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 236 204 123
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.11% +2.78%

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 1,744 1,336 1,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 56.66% 52.95% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,072 1,024 963
Cambridge median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,375 £68,750 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 229 (68.56%) Python
2 219 (65.57%) C++
3 173 (51.80%) C
4 167 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 162 (48.50%) Machine Learning
6 160 (47.90%) Mathematics
7 131 (39.22%) Java
8 124 (37.13%) C#
9 111 (33.23%) Artificial Intelligence
10 105 (31.44%) PhD
11 102 (30.54%) Multithreading
12 96 (28.74%) Computer Vision
13 86 (25.75%) Computer Science
14 80 (23.95%) Linux
15 74 (22.16%) TensorFlow
16 66 (19.76%) Distributed Algorithms
17 63 (18.86%) Image Processing
18 62 (18.56%) Big Data
19 61 (18.26%) OO
20 56 (16.77%) Physics
20 56 (16.77%) Degree
21 55 (16.47%) MATLAB
21 55 (16.47%) Data Structures
22 54 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
23 51 (15.27%) Data Science
24 47 (14.07%) Bayesian Methods
24 47 (14.07%) Neural Network
25 46 (13.77%) Deep Learning
26 43 (12.87%) Natural Language Processing
27 42 (12.57%) Video Processing

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 8 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (1.20%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (2.40%) SaaS
4 5 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (1.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.20%) Wireless
3 3 (0.90%) OpenFlow
4 2 (0.60%) Broadband
5 1 (0.30%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.30%) GSM
5 1 (0.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.30%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (18.56%) Big Data
2 18 (5.39%) MongoDB
3 14 (4.19%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.89%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.29%) MySQL
6 10 (2.99%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.40%) HBase
7 8 (2.40%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.19%) NUnit
3 23 (6.89%) Mercurial
4 14 (4.19%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.20%) JIRA
6 4 (1.20%) Selenium
7 3 (0.90%) gulp
General
1 42 (12.57%) Finance
2 24 (7.19%) Games
3 11 (3.29%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.80%) Electronics
5 5 (1.50%) Banking
5 5 (1.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (39.82%) Developer
2 107 (32.04%) Software Engineer
3 90 (26.95%) C++ Software Engineer
4 72 (21.56%) Software Developer
5 58 (17.37%) Graduate
6 53 (15.87%) Computer Engineer
6 53 (15.87%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 52 (15.57%) C Software Engineer
7 52 (15.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 51 (15.27%) C++ Developer
9 41 (12.28%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 41 (12.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 39 (11.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 37 (11.08%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 36 (10.78%) C++ Software Developer
13 29 (8.68%) Python Engineer
14 24 (7.19%) Embedded Engineer
14 24 (7.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 24 (7.19%) Graduate Developer
14 24 (7.19%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (22.16%) TensorFlow
2 43 (12.87%) Natural Language Processing
3 33 (9.88%) OpenGL
4 27 (8.08%) .NET
5 25 (7.49%) STL
5 25 (7.49%) WPF
6 18 (5.39%) ASP.NET
7 15 (4.49%) CSS
7 15 (4.49%) HTML
7 15 (4.49%) RESTful
7 15 (4.49%) WCF
7 15 (4.49%) WinForms
8 14 (4.19%) CSS3
8 14 (4.19%) HTML5
8 14 (4.19%) jQuery
9 12 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (3.59%) Google Maps API
9 12 (3.59%) OAuth
9 12 (3.59%) OAuth2
10 11 (3.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 86 (25.75%) Computer Science
2 55 (16.47%) Data Structures
3 35 (10.48%) CUDA
4 33 (9.88%) Smart City
5 23 (6.89%) Augmented Reality
6 17 (5.09%) User Experience
7 16 (4.79%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.89%) Mobile Payment
9 9 (2.69%) ASIC
9 9 (2.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (2.69%) Java Card
9 9 (2.69%) Verilog
9 9 (2.69%) VHDL
10 5 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.50%) GPGPU
10 5 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.50%) Robotics
11 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) Life Science
11 2 (0.60%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.95%) Linux
2 39 (11.68%) Windows
3 12 (3.59%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.29%) Debian
5 10 (2.99%) Android
6 6 (1.80%) Unix
7 5 (1.50%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.50%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.50%) Solaris
8 4 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.20%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 162 (48.50%) Machine Learning
3 160 (47.90%) Mathematics
4 111 (33.23%) Artificial Intelligence
5 102 (30.54%) Multithreading
6 96 (28.74%) Computer Vision
7 66 (19.76%) Distributed Algorithms
8 63 (18.86%) Image Processing
9 61 (18.26%) OO
10 56 (16.77%) Physics
11 54 (16.17%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (15.27%) Data Science
13 47 (14.07%) Bayesian Methods
13 47 (14.07%) Neural Network
14 46 (13.77%) Deep Learning
15 42 (12.57%) Video Processing
16 40 (11.98%) SDLC
17 39 (11.68%) Reinforcement Learning
18 32 (9.58%) Unit Testing
19 31 (9.28%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 229 (68.56%) Python
2 219 (65.57%) C++
3 173 (51.80%) C
4 131 (39.22%) Java
5 124 (37.13%) C#
6 55 (16.47%) MATLAB
7 29 (8.68%) JavaScript
8 27 (8.08%) SQL
9 21 (6.29%) Embedded C
9 21 (6.29%) Embedded C++
10 12 (3.59%) Apple Swift
10 12 (3.59%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.50%) Julia
12 4 (1.20%) R
12 4 (1.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.30%) PHP
13 1 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 105 (31.44%) PhD
2 56 (16.77%) Degree
3 11 (3.29%) Master's Degree
4 7 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.50%) CCNA
5 5 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 13 (3.89%) Docker
2 9 (2.69%) Firmware
3 5 (1.50%) LXC
3 5 (1.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.50%) Grafana
1 5 (1.50%) Graphite
1 5 (1.50%) Graylog
1 5 (1.50%) Kibana
1 5 (1.50%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (6.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.59%) Google
2 12 (3.59%) Mapbox
3 9 (2.69%) Cadence
3 9 (2.69%) Synopsys
4 5 (1.50%) Capita
4 5 (1.50%) Splunk