Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - +72
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 17 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.33% 2.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.87% 4.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 0
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% - -
South West median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.20% +13.89% +12.50%

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 Devon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 216 316 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 42.35% 49.45% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 160 286 258
Devon median annual salary £36,677 £36,742 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.18% +9.68% -10.67%
10th Percentile £22,475 £24,563 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,250 £53,750 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Devon

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Devon

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Devon over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Devon

Algorithms
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Exeter +31 9 £32,500 -50.00%
Newton Abbot - 6 £30,000 - 1
Plymouth -5 1 £27,000 +14.89% 11
Barnstaple - 1 £50,000 -
Algorithms
South West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (76.47%) C++
3 12 (70.59%) C
4 11 (64.71%) Embedded C
4 11 (64.71%) Embedded C++
5 10 (58.82%) MATLAB
6 9 (52.94%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (47.06%) Firmware
7 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
8 6 (35.29%) Automotive
9 5 (29.41%) Validation
9 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
11 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
12 2 (11.76%) Analytical Thinking
12 2 (11.76%) Data Science
12 2 (11.76%) C#
12 2 (11.76%) HTML
12 2 (11.76%) Postgraduate
12 2 (11.76%) Python
12 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 2 (11.76%) PHP
12 2 (11.76%) JIRA
12 2 (11.76%) Advertising
12 2 (11.76%) jQuery
12 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 2 (11.76%) Test Automation

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (11.76%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Research Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Data Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (29.41%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Science
5 2 (11.76%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) C
3 11 (64.71%) Embedded C
3 11 (64.71%) Embedded C++
4 10 (58.82%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) R
6 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Pardot
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com