Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 80 78
Rank change year-on-year -17 -2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.26% 0.60% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.14% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -24.00%
10th Percentile £32,300 £36,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £57,000 £51,300
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% +5.92% -24.00%

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 317 280 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 27.45% 28.08% 26.27%
Number of salaries quoted 277 223 186
Cardiff median annual salary £44,000 £38,650 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.84% +1.71% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,200 £24,875
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Cardiff

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Cardiff

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 (66.67%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) KNIME
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) KNIME
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Data Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Personalization
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Delphi
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware