Period
to 19 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 30 29
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 126 331 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.36% 8.13% 8.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.71% 18.09% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 80 242 247
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £45,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,250 £73,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,076 1,830 1,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 45.75% 44.95% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1,156 1,249
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £68,950
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cambridgeshire

Algorithms
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 119 £62,500 +13.64% 58
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 90 (71.43%) Python
2 82 (65.08%) Mathematics
3 76 (60.32%) Degree
4 75 (59.52%) Software Engineering
5 60 (47.62%) Finance
5 60 (47.62%) Machine Learning
6 56 (44.44%) C++
7 51 (40.48%) MATLAB
8 50 (39.68%) C#
9 48 (38.10%) PhD
10 44 (34.92%) Algorithmic Trading
10 44 (34.92%) Predictive Modelling
10 44 (34.92%) Market Making
10 44 (34.92%) Fintech
10 44 (34.92%) High-Frequency Trading
10 44 (34.92%) Automated Trading
11 36 (28.57%) R
12 35 (27.78%) Java
13 34 (26.98%) Bash Shell
14 32 (25.40%) Scrum
14 32 (25.40%) Ruby
15 31 (24.60%) GitHub
16 30 (23.81%) Bourne shell
16 30 (23.81%) AngularJS
16 30 (23.81%) React
16 30 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
16 30 (23.81%) Korn
16 30 (23.81%) Summit
16 30 (23.81%) PHP
16 30 (23.81%) J2EE

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.79%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Houdini
1 1 (0.79%) MODO
Business Applications
1 30 (23.81%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (24.60%) GitHub
2 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.35%) Wireless
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.94%) Big Data
3 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 24 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 14 (11.11%) NUnit
4 7 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.97%) JIRA
6 3 (2.38%) Maven
7 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.59%) GoCD
7 2 (1.59%) JUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Redmine
7 2 (1.59%) Subversion
7 2 (1.59%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.79%) CMake
8 1 (0.79%) GitLab
8 1 (0.79%) GoogleTest
General
1 60 (47.62%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Games
3 6 (4.76%) Electronics
4 2 (1.59%) Automotive
4 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (47.62%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Machine Learning Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 20 (15.87%) Software Developer
5 19 (15.08%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
6 16 (12.70%) Software Tester
6 16 (12.70%) Tester
7 15 (11.90%) Data Scientist
7 15 (11.90%) Senior Software Tester
7 15 (11.90%) Senior Tester
8 12 (9.52%) C# Developer
8 12 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
9 11 (8.73%) .NET Developer
9 11 (8.73%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (8.73%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (7.94%) Graduate
11 9 (7.14%) Audio Engineer
12 8 (6.35%) Audio DSP Engineer
12 8 (6.35%) DSP Engineer
12 8 (6.35%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (23.81%) AngularJS
1 30 (23.81%) J2EE
1 30 (23.81%) J2SE
1 30 (23.81%) React
1 30 (23.81%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (11.90%) .NET
2 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET
2 15 (11.90%) Gherkin
2 15 (11.90%) REST
2 15 (11.90%) SOAP
3 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (11.11%) Velocity
3 14 (11.11%) WCF
3 14 (11.11%) WinForms
3 14 (11.11%) WPF
4 4 (3.17%) OpenGL
4 4 (3.17%) OpenGL ES
4 4 (3.17%) Vulkan
5 2 (1.59%) Qt
5 2 (1.59%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 17 (13.49%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.17%) Life Science
3 4 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.59%) CUDA
4 2 (1.59%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.59%) Mobile Games
4 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.59%) TMS320
5 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.79%) Cybercrime
5 1 (0.79%) Media Streaming
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Music Streaming
5 1 (0.79%) New Media
5 1 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.84%) Linux
2 6 (4.76%) Android
2 6 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
4 2 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (65.08%) Mathematics
2 75 (59.52%) Software Engineering
3 60 (47.62%) Machine Learning
4 44 (34.92%) Algorithmic Trading
4 44 (34.92%) Automated Trading
4 44 (34.92%) Fintech
4 44 (34.92%) High-Frequency Trading
4 44 (34.92%) Market Making
4 44 (34.92%) Predictive Modelling
5 32 (25.40%) Scrum
6 29 (23.02%) Test Automation
7 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (17.46%) Data Science
9 19 (15.08%) Analytics
10 18 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 17 (13.49%) Statistics
11 17 (13.49%) TDD
12 16 (12.70%) OO
12 16 (12.70%) SDLC
13 15 (11.90%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (71.43%) Python
2 56 (44.44%) C++
3 51 (40.48%) MATLAB
4 50 (39.68%) C#
5 36 (28.57%) R
6 35 (27.78%) Java
7 34 (26.98%) Bash Shell
8 32 (25.40%) Ruby
9 30 (23.81%) Bourne shell
9 30 (23.81%) Korn
9 30 (23.81%) PHP
10 20 (15.87%) C
11 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
11 15 (11.90%) SQL
12 6 (4.76%) Perl
13 2 (1.59%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.59%) F#
13 2 (1.59%) Haskell
13 2 (1.59%) OCaml
13 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (60.32%) Degree
2 48 (38.10%) PhD
3 21 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (3.17%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (13.49%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.90%) WorldPay
3 2 (1.59%) SAP
4 1 (0.79%) Google
4 1 (0.79%) Twitter
4 1 (0.79%) Xamarin