Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 69 130
Rank change year-on-year -78 +61 +101
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 200 468 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.12% 3.95% 2.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.93% 9.70% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 160 353 226
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £43,398
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +20.97% -3.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 4,055 4,827 4,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.03% 40.71% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,945 3,714 3,709
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £26,350 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -35 153 £57,500 +4.55% 81
Hertfordshire -11 38 £35,000 -26.32% 13
Essex +20 5 £35,000 -58.82% 5
Norfolk +17 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Suffolk +7 2 £57,500 -32.35%
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 115 (57.50%) Python
2 102 (51.00%) Mathematics
3 98 (49.00%) Machine Learning
4 89 (44.50%) Java
5 88 (44.00%) C++
6 84 (42.00%) C#
6 84 (42.00%) Software Engineering
7 76 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (34.00%) PhD
9 62 (31.00%) C
10 51 (25.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 50 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 50 (25.00%) Deep Learning
11 50 (25.00%) Data Science
12 48 (24.00%) Bayesian Methods
12 48 (24.00%) TensorFlow
13 47 (23.50%) Computer Science
14 46 (23.00%) Distributed Algorithms
15 45 (22.50%) Degree
15 45 (22.50%) Big Data
16 40 (20.00%) Analytics
17 39 (19.50%) Test Automation
18 37 (18.50%) Reinforcement Learning
19 31 (15.50%) Visualisation
19 31 (15.50%) Natural Language Processing
20 30 (15.00%) SQL
21 28 (14.00%) MATLAB
21 28 (14.00%) MPhil
22 27 (13.50%) Computational Biology
22 27 (13.50%) Neural Network

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.00%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Simulink
2 2 (1.00%) CPLEX
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) SPSS
3 1 (0.50%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.00%) Firebase
5 5 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.00%) GitHub
7 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.00%) Internet
2 3 (1.50%) Wireless
3 1 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.50%) Big Data
2 16 (8.00%) Hadoop
3 15 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.00%) BigQuery
7 3 (1.50%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.50%) NUnit
4 9 (4.50%) Selenium
5 8 (4.00%) JIRA
6 7 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.50%) LabVIEW
8 3 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.50%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.00%) JUnit
9 2 (1.00%) Maven
9 2 (1.00%) Redmine
10 1 (0.50%) Gradle
10 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.50%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (11.00%) Finance
2 21 (10.50%) Games
3 17 (8.50%) Telecoms
4 16 (8.00%) Publishing
5 10 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.00%) Law
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (40.00%) Developer
2 40 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 39 (19.50%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.00%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 20 (10.00%) Graduate
6 19 (9.50%) Graduate Developer
7 17 (8.50%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 15 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 15 (7.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 14 (7.00%) Graduate Java Developer
9 14 (7.00%) Python Developer
10 13 (6.50%) .NET Developer
10 13 (6.50%) Data Scientist
10 13 (6.50%) Machine Learning Developer
10 13 (6.50%) Process Engineer
10 13 (6.50%) Python Engineer
11 12 (6.00%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (24.00%) TensorFlow
2 31 (15.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 24 (12.00%) .NET
4 15 (7.50%) ASP.NET
5 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (7.00%) WCF
5 14 (7.00%) WinForms
5 14 (7.00%) WPF
6 13 (6.50%) Velocity
7 11 (5.50%) Web Services
8 6 (3.00%) CSS
8 6 (3.00%) HTML
8 6 (3.00%) jQuery
8 6 (3.00%) REST
8 6 (3.00%) RESTful
9 5 (2.50%) Node.js
9 5 (2.50%) SOAP
10 4 (2.00%) Gherkin
10 4 (2.00%) JSON
10 4 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 22 (11.00%) Smart City
3 19 (9.50%) Robotics
4 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.00%) Acoustics
6 8 (4.00%) Life Science
7 6 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.50%) Java Card
8 5 (2.50%) PMI
9 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (2.00%) Internet of Things
9 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (2.00%) Reinsurance
9 4 (2.00%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.50%) Smart Home
11 2 (1.00%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.50%) Linux
2 11 (5.50%) Windows
3 7 (3.50%) Unix
4 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.00%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.00%) Mathematics
2 98 (49.00%) Machine Learning
3 84 (42.00%) Software Engineering
4 76 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (25.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 50 (25.00%) Data Science
6 50 (25.00%) Deep Learning
6 50 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 48 (24.00%) Bayesian Methods
8 47 (23.50%) Computer Science
9 46 (23.00%) Distributed Algorithms
10 40 (20.00%) Analytics
11 39 (19.50%) Test Automation
12 37 (18.50%) Reinforcement Learning
13 31 (15.50%) Visualisation
14 27 (13.50%) Biology
14 27 (13.50%) Computational Biology
14 27 (13.50%) Neural Network
15 26 (13.00%) Computational Linguistics
15 26 (13.00%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 115 (57.50%) Python
2 89 (44.50%) Java
3 88 (44.00%) C++
4 84 (42.00%) C#
5 62 (31.00%) C
6 30 (15.00%) SQL
7 28 (14.00%) MATLAB
8 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.50%) R
10 8 (4.00%) Julia
11 7 (3.50%) Java 8
11 7 (3.50%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.00%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.00%) Rust
12 6 (3.00%) Scala
13 4 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.00%) Ruby
14 3 (1.50%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.00%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (34.00%) PhD
2 45 (22.50%) Degree
3 28 (14.00%) MPhil
4 17 (8.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (4.50%) Master's Degree
6 5 (2.50%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.00%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (7.00%) Docker
2 7 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.00%) Firmware
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.00%) Ansible
2 2 (1.00%) Grafana
3 1 (0.50%) Icinga
3 1 (0.50%) Kibana
3 1 (0.50%) logstash
3 1 (0.50%) Nagios
3 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.50%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.50%) Google
3 4 (2.00%) WorldPay
3 4 (2.00%) Xilinx
4 3 (1.50%) IBM
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle
5 1 (0.50%) Citrix
5 1 (0.50%) PagerDuty
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.50%) Tableau
5 1 (0.50%) Teradata
5 1 (0.50%) VMware