Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 18 33
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 169 410 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.45% 12.83% 7.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.85% 27.61% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 151 277 123
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +92.98% -36.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +37.50% -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 947 1,485 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 47.33% 46.46% 43.63%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1,061 816
Cambridge median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% +3.30%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 107 (63.31%) Python
2 94 (55.62%) Java
3 93 (55.03%) Machine Learning
4 85 (50.30%) C#
5 84 (49.70%) Software Engineering
6 78 (46.15%) C++
7 77 (45.56%) Mathematics
8 71 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (38.46%) C
10 62 (36.69%) Multithreading
11 56 (33.14%) Distributed Algorithms
11 56 (33.14%) Deep Learning
11 56 (33.14%) Bayesian Methods
12 53 (31.36%) TensorFlow
13 51 (30.18%) Artificial Intelligence
14 49 (28.99%) Big Data
15 48 (28.40%) PhD
16 41 (24.26%) Reinforcement Learning
17 35 (20.71%) Natural Language Processing
18 34 (20.12%) Test Automation
19 33 (19.53%) Degree
20 32 (18.93%) Biology
20 32 (18.93%) Computational Biology
20 32 (18.93%) MPhil
21 31 (18.34%) Probabilistic Modelling
21 31 (18.34%) Computational Linguistics
22 30 (17.75%) Computer Science
22 30 (17.75%) Unit Testing
23 29 (17.16%) JavaScript
24 27 (15.98%) SQL

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 (2.96%) Apache
1 5 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.59%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.55%) Firebase
3 6 (3.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (28.99%) Big Data
2 21 (12.43%) Hadoop
3 18 (10.65%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.55%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.96%) MySQL
7 5 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.59%) HBase
8 1 (0.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.28%) NUnit
3 8 (4.73%) Selenium
4 7 (4.14%) JIRA
4 7 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 6 (3.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.59%) Gradle
6 1 (0.59%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.59%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
6 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (14.79%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Games
3 16 (9.47%) Publishing
4 6 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (46.75%) Developer
2 40 (23.67%) Software Engineer
3 33 (19.53%) Software Developer
4 25 (14.79%) Java Developer
5 20 (11.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 20 (11.83%) Graduate
5 20 (11.83%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 19 (11.24%) Graduate Developer
6 19 (11.24%) Python Developer
7 17 (10.06%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 16 (9.47%) C# Developer
8 16 (9.47%) Graduate Java Developer
9 13 (7.69%) Python Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Machine Learning Developer
11 11 (6.51%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (5.92%) .NET Developer
12 10 (5.92%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.92%) Mathematical Developer
13 8 (4.73%) Mathematical Modelling Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (31.36%) TensorFlow
2 35 (20.71%) Natural Language Processing
3 21 (12.43%) .NET
4 15 (8.88%) Web Services
5 14 (8.28%) ASP.NET
6 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (7.69%) WCF
6 13 (7.69%) WinForms
6 13 (7.69%) WPF
7 12 (7.10%) Velocity
8 10 (5.92%) CSS
8 10 (5.92%) HTML
8 10 (5.92%) jQuery
9 8 (4.73%) Spring
10 7 (4.14%) RESTful
11 5 (2.96%) HTML5
11 5 (2.96%) JSON
11 5 (2.96%) OSGi
11 5 (2.96%) SOAP
11 5 (2.96%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) Data Structures
2 23 (13.61%) Smart City
3 17 (10.06%) Robotics
4 8 (4.73%) Java Card
5 7 (4.14%) Life Science
6 6 (3.55%) Fintech
6 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.96%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (2.37%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.59%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.73%) Windows
2 6 (3.55%) Unix
3 4 (2.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (55.03%) Machine Learning
2 84 (49.70%) Software Engineering
3 77 (45.56%) Mathematics
4 71 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (36.69%) Multithreading
6 56 (33.14%) Bayesian Methods
6 56 (33.14%) Deep Learning
6 56 (33.14%) Distributed Algorithms
7 51 (30.18%) Artificial Intelligence
8 41 (24.26%) Reinforcement Learning
9 34 (20.12%) Test Automation
10 32 (18.93%) Biology
10 32 (18.93%) Computational Biology
11 31 (18.34%) Computational Linguistics
11 31 (18.34%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 30 (17.75%) Computer Science
12 30 (17.75%) Unit Testing
13 27 (15.98%) Neural Network
13 27 (15.98%) Visualisation
14 25 (14.79%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 107 (63.31%) Python
2 94 (55.62%) Java
3 85 (50.30%) C#
4 78 (46.15%) C++
5 65 (38.46%) C
6 29 (17.16%) JavaScript
7 27 (15.98%) SQL
8 8 (4.73%) Julia
9 7 (4.14%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.55%) Java 8
10 6 (3.55%) Kotlin
10 6 (3.55%) Rust
10 6 (3.55%) Scala
11 2 (1.18%) R
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.59%) Perl
12 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (28.40%) PhD
2 33 (19.53%) Degree
3 32 (18.93%) MPhil
4 14 (8.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.55%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.55%) Docker
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.55%) Google
3 5 (2.96%) Oracle
4 1 (0.59%) Citrix
4 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.59%) VMware