Period
to 19 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 152 116
Rank change year-on-year +60 -36 -41
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 45 127 308
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.24% 1.78% 2.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.47% 4.35% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 74 239
Median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,450 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £111,750 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 823 2,920 4,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.03% 40.95% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 590 1,985 3,355
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £91,255 £77,300 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% +1.90% +5.00%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Algorithms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in the East of England.

Salary trend for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Algorithms in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
Cambridgeshire +13 34 £75,000 - 14
Hertfordshire +86 8 £62,500 +6.38% 5
Essex +6 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire +49 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 27 (60.00%) C++
2 21 (46.67%) PhD
3 20 (44.44%) C
4 16 (35.56%) Python
5 15 (33.33%) Degree
6 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
7 12 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (24.44%) Machine Learning
9 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 10 (22.22%) Linux
9 10 (22.22%) Data Structures
9 10 (22.22%) Vulkan
10 9 (20.00%) Data Science
10 9 (20.00%) Windows
10 9 (20.00%) C#
10 9 (20.00%) OpenCL
10 9 (20.00%) OpenGL ES
11 8 (17.78%) GCC
11 8 (17.78%) Analytics
11 8 (17.78%) Line Management
11 8 (17.78%) Open Source
11 8 (17.78%) LLVM
12 7 (15.56%) Azure
12 7 (15.56%) AWS
12 7 (15.56%) Microservices
12 7 (15.56%) DevOps
12 7 (15.56%) .NET
12 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.33%) Statistics

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) AWS
1 7 (15.56%) Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) GCC
2 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.11%) Redmine
General
1 2 (4.44%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Compiler Engineer
2 7 (15.56%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Data Scientist
5 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 4 (8.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Compiler Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) RF Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) Vulkan
2 9 (20.00%) OpenCL
2 9 (20.00%) OpenGL ES
3 8 (17.78%) LLVM
4 7 (15.56%) .NET
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Core
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
5 5 (11.11%) HTML5
5 5 (11.11%) JSON
5 5 (11.11%) LINQ
5 5 (11.11%) Node.js
5 5 (11.11%) RESTful
5 5 (11.11%) XML
5 5 (11.11%) XSLT
6 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.67%) Keras
7 3 (6.67%) PyTorch
7 3 (6.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 6 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (8.89%) Music Streaming
5 3 (6.67%) Blog
5 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (2.22%) iPhone
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) Online Games
6 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (24.44%) Machine Learning
4 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 9 (20.00%) Data Science
6 8 (17.78%) Analytics
6 8 (17.78%) Line Management
6 8 (17.78%) Open Source
7 7 (15.56%) DevOps
7 7 (15.56%) Microservices
7 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (13.33%) Statistics
8 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 5 (11.11%) API Development
9 5 (11.11%) ERP
9 5 (11.11%) Neural Network
9 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Signal Processing
10 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) C++
2 20 (44.44%) C
3 16 (35.56%) Python
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
7 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.11%) Ruby
8 4 (8.89%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.22%) ANSI C
9 1 (2.22%) Go
9 1 (2.22%) Java
9 1 (2.22%) Julia
9 1 (2.22%) R
9 1 (2.22%) Rust
9 1 (2.22%) Scala
9 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) PhD
2 15 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) JD Edwards
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Tableau