Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 124 109 136
Rank change year-on-year -15 +27 -49
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 83 86 163
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.90% 2.20% 2.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.05% 5.73% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 94
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £39,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £48,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.00% - +13.64%
75th Percentile £76,250 £71,563 £90,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 "
England median annual salary £66,375 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +2.12% +4.00% +4.17%

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 1,643 1,501 2,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.69% 38.37% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1,048 2,002
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,428 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +5.77%

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 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 2021. 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 -28 41 £62,500 +4.17% 38
Hertfordshire +11 32 £52,500 -22.22% 6
Bedfordshire +6 5 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Essex +5 3 £47,500 - 2
Suffolk - 1 £47,500 -
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 35 (42.17%) Degree
2 33 (39.76%) Software Engineering
2 33 (39.76%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (34.94%) Python
3 29 (34.94%) MATLAB
4 27 (32.53%) Java
5 25 (30.12%) SQL
5 25 (30.12%) Simulink
6 24 (28.92%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (27.71%) Instagram
8 22 (26.51%) C
8 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
9 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (24.10%) Validation
10 20 (24.10%) Social Skills
11 19 (22.89%) Machine Learning
12 18 (21.69%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (21.69%) AWS
13 17 (20.48%) Electronics
13 17 (20.48%) C++
14 16 (19.28%) Mathematics
15 14 (16.87%) Linux
15 14 (16.87%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (16.87%) Docker
16 13 (15.66%) Data Science
16 13 (15.66%) .NET
16 13 (15.66%) Google
17 12 (14.46%) Robotics
17 12 (14.46%) PhD
18 11 (13.25%) Collaborative Working

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 3 (3.61%) Apache
1 3 (3.61%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.61%) Jupyter
1 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (30.12%) Simulink
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.69%) AWS
2 9 (10.84%) Serverless
3 8 (9.64%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (8.43%) GCP
5 6 (7.23%) SaaS
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.61%) Amazon SageMaker
6 3 (3.61%) Power Platform
6 3 (3.61%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.41%) 5G
3 1 (1.20%) 2G
3 1 (1.20%) 3G
3 1 (1.20%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.20%) 4G
3 1 (1.20%) LTE
3 1 (1.20%) SSL
3 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) Data Mining
1 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) Big Data
3 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.82%) Electronic Patient Records
4 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.61%) Redis
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) Spotfire
5 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) GitLab
2 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 2 (2.41%) DbUnit
4 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.41%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.41%) JUnit
4 2 (2.41%) NetBeans
General
1 24 (28.92%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (24.10%) Social Skills
3 17 (20.48%) Electronics
4 7 (8.43%) Marketing
4 7 (8.43%) Retail
5 6 (7.23%) Law
6 5 (6.02%) Automotive
7 4 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.20%) Games
8 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.20%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (1.20%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Control Systems Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Java Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) SEO Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Data Scientist
7 4 (4.82%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Data Programmer
8 3 (3.61%) Data Science Director
8 3 (3.61%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Programmer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) OpenCV
3 7 (8.43%) CSS
3 7 (8.43%) HTML
3 7 (8.43%) RESTful
4 6 (7.23%) Kafka
5 4 (4.82%) Pandas
5 4 (4.82%) TensorFlow
6 3 (3.61%) NLTK
6 3 (3.61%) NumPy
6 3 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.61%) SciPy
6 3 (3.61%) Shiny
7 2 (2.41%) gRPC
7 2 (2.41%) Spring
8 1 (1.20%) JSON
8 1 (1.20%) JWT
8 1 (1.20%) Keycloak
8 1 (1.20%) Micronaut
8 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (14.46%) Robotics
3 10 (12.05%) Data Structures
4 9 (10.84%) Life Science
5 5 (6.02%) FMCG
6 4 (4.82%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.61%) Biotechnology
7 3 (3.61%) Cloud Native
7 3 (3.61%) CMDB
7 3 (3.61%) Social Media
8 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Linux
2 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) Problem-Solving
1 33 (39.76%) Software Engineering
2 22 (26.51%) Computer Science
3 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (24.10%) Validation
5 19 (22.89%) Machine Learning
6 18 (21.69%) Artificial Intelligence
7 16 (19.28%) Mathematics
8 13 (15.66%) Data Science
9 11 (13.25%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (10.84%) Test Automation
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.64%) Project Management
11 8 (9.64%) Signal Processing
11 8 (9.64%) Statistics
12 7 (8.43%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.43%) Microservices
12 7 (8.43%) Pair Programming
12 7 (8.43%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) MATLAB
1 29 (34.94%) Python
2 27 (32.53%) Java
3 25 (30.12%) SQL
4 22 (26.51%) C
5 17 (20.48%) C++
6 8 (9.64%) R
6 8 (9.64%) VBA
7 6 (7.23%) C#
8 5 (6.02%) VB.NET
9 4 (4.82%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (42.17%) Degree
2 12 (14.46%) PhD
3 8 (9.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (8.43%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) IEC 62304
2 4 (4.82%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.82%) ISO 26262
2 4 (4.82%) MISRA
2 4 (4.82%) MISRA C
3 3 (3.61%) ISO 13485
3 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) Docker
2 4 (4.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) Kubernetes
1 10 (12.05%) Prometheus
2 7 (8.43%) Grafana
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) Instagram
2 13 (15.66%) Google
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) Facebook
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft