Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South West > Devon
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 58 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 25 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.36% 2.95% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.12% 7.34% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 8
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £70,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +93.10% +31.82%
10th Percentile £25,550 £42,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £43,500 £110,000 £45,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -22.73% +15.79% +21.79%

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 274 218 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 47.74% 40.22% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 197 184 314
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £55,305 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +11 12 £37,500 -48.28% 2
Plymouth - 6 £34,000 - 6
Newton Abbot - 5 £30,000 -
Algorithms
South West

For the 6 months to 10 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 Devon region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 15 (60.00%) C
2 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
4 11 (44.00%) Embedded C
4 11 (44.00%) Embedded C++
5 10 (40.00%) MATLAB
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (36.00%) Python
7 8 (32.00%) Validation
8 7 (28.00%) Automotive
8 7 (28.00%) Firmware
8 7 (28.00%) JIRA
8 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
8 7 (28.00%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (24.00%) C#
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) PHP
10 4 (16.00%) MySQL
10 4 (16.00%) MVC
10 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Complexity Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Mathematical Modelling
11 3 (12.00%) Spatial Data
11 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (12.00%) Statistical Modelling

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Spatial Data
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) JIRA
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (28.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Research Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Data Model Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Scientific Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) C Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) Ext JS
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) Laravel
2 3 (12.00%) Qt
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (28.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (8.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Validation
4 7 (28.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Complexity Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Mathematical Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (12.00%) Physics
6 3 (12.00%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C++
2 15 (60.00%) C
3 11 (44.00%) Embedded C
3 11 (44.00%) Embedded C++
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) MATLAB
5 9 (36.00%) Python
6 6 (24.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 1 (4.00%) Java
9 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Sencha