Period
to 24 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 92 88
Rank change year-on-year +41 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 2 2 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.42% 0.17% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 0.65% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -3.13% -1.23%
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,375 £38,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,125 £59,800
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -10.71% +75.00%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 141 308 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.62% 26.12% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 119 246 310
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £23,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,250 £70,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +12.00%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Algorithms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Cardiff

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Power Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Gathering
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau