Period
to 19 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 138 221
Rank change year-on-year +70 +83 -39
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 464 273 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.91% 2.20% 1.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.66% 5.63% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 352 224 162
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +15.00%

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 5,361 4,846 6,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.13% 39.08% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4,212 3,925 4,773
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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 19 January 2018.

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 January 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
Cambridgeshire +20 379 £55,000 +37.50% 82
Hertfordshire +14 66 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Essex +23 11 £85,000 +126.67% 4
Norfolk +14 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Bedfordshire +35 2 £22,500 -66.67% 2
Suffolk +12 2 £85,000 +41.67%
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 232 (50.00%) Python
2 223 (48.06%) C++
3 216 (46.55%) Java
4 215 (46.34%) Mathematics
5 177 (38.15%) PhD
6 172 (37.07%) Machine Learning
7 169 (36.42%) Computer Science
8 163 (35.13%) C#
9 156 (33.62%) Degree
10 152 (32.76%) Software Engineering
11 138 (29.74%) C
12 107 (23.06%) Physics
13 93 (20.04%) Multithreading
14 90 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
15 83 (17.89%) Finance
16 80 (17.24%) MATLAB
17 79 (17.03%) Artificial Intelligence
18 78 (16.81%) Linux
19 69 (14.87%) OO
20 61 (13.15%) JavaScript
21 60 (12.93%) Data Structures
22 59 (12.72%) Windows
23 53 (11.42%) Big Data
23 53 (11.42%) Distributed Algorithms
24 50 (10.78%) SQL
25 49 (10.56%) Statistics
26 48 (10.34%) Reinforcement Learning
27 47 (10.13%) Test Automation
28 45 (9.70%) Open Source
29 44 (9.48%) Smart City

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 14 (3.02%) Apache Spark
2 10 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.22%) DNN
5 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Weka
2 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.22%) Simulink
4 1 (0.22%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (3.66%) SaaS
5 15 (3.23%) GitHub
6 10 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (2.16%) Serverless
7 2 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.08%) Internet
1 5 (1.08%) TCP/IP
1 5 (1.08%) Wireless
2 4 (0.86%) WLAN
3 1 (0.22%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.22%) LTE
3 1 (0.22%) UMTS
3 1 (0.22%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (11.42%) Big Data
2 27 (5.82%) NoSQL
3 15 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
3 15 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.59%) MySQL
5 10 (2.16%) HBase
5 10 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.94%) Data Mining
6 9 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.08%) GIS
7 5 (1.08%) KNIME
8 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.43%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.43%) Looker
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (9.05%) Git (software)
1 42 (9.05%) Visual Studio
2 30 (6.47%) NUnit
3 15 (3.23%) Bitbucket
4 14 (3.02%) LabVIEW
5 10 (2.16%) gulp
5 10 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.51%) JIRA
8 6 (1.29%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.29%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.29%) Selenium
9 4 (0.86%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.86%) Maven
9 4 (0.86%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.86%) Xcode
10 1 (0.22%) Gradle
10 1 (0.22%) JUnit
10 1 (0.22%) Mockito
General
1 83 (17.89%) Finance
2 30 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.96%) Electronics
4 11 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.72%) Games
6 7 (1.51%) Retail
7 6 (1.29%) Marketing
8 4 (0.86%) Advertising
8 4 (0.86%) Automotive
9 2 (0.43%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 167 (35.99%) Developer
2 117 (25.22%) Software Engineer
3 62 (13.36%) Data Scientist
4 58 (12.50%) Graduate
5 55 (11.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 52 (11.21%) Software Developer
7 49 (10.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 41 (8.84%) C++ Developer
9 38 (8.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 36 (7.76%) C# Developer
11 34 (7.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
12 31 (6.68%) Java Engineer
13 30 (6.47%) C++ Software Developer
13 30 (6.47%) Java Software Engineer
14 26 (5.60%) Machine Learning Scientist
14 26 (5.60%) Mobile Engineer
14 26 (5.60%) Security Engineer
15 25 (5.39%) .NET Developer
16 21 (4.53%) C Software Engineer
16 21 (4.53%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.05%) .NET
2 38 (8.19%) CSS
2 38 (8.19%) HTML
3 32 (6.90%) WPF
4 29 (6.25%) TensorFlow
5 25 (5.39%) OpenGL
5 25 (5.39%) Web Services
6 22 (4.74%) HTML5
7 21 (4.53%) DirectX
7 21 (4.53%) JSON
8 20 (4.31%) WinForms
9 17 (3.66%) CSS3
9 17 (3.66%) jQuery
10 15 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
11 14 (3.02%) Apache Axis
12 13 (2.80%) ASP.NET
13 12 (2.59%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.59%) REST
13 12 (2.59%) STL
14 11 (2.37%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 169 (36.42%) Computer Science
2 60 (12.93%) Data Structures
3 44 (9.48%) Smart City
4 38 (8.19%) User Experience
5 32 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 31 (6.68%) Java Card
7 24 (5.17%) Augmented Reality
8 21 (4.53%) Mobile Payment
9 15 (3.23%) 3D Printing
9 15 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (3.23%) Blog
10 13 (2.80%) Robotics
11 11 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (1.94%) Acoustics
12 9 (1.94%) Life Science
12 9 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (1.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 7 (1.51%) VHDL
14 6 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
15 5 (1.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 78 (16.81%) Linux
2 59 (12.72%) Windows
3 11 (2.37%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.51%) Android
5 6 (1.29%) Debian
5 6 (1.29%) Unix
6 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (46.34%) Mathematics
2 172 (37.07%) Machine Learning
3 152 (32.76%) Software Engineering
4 107 (23.06%) Physics
5 93 (20.04%) Multithreading
6 90 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (17.03%) Artificial Intelligence
8 69 (14.87%) OO
9 53 (11.42%) Distributed Algorithms
10 49 (10.56%) Statistics
11 48 (10.34%) Reinforcement Learning
12 47 (10.13%) Test Automation
13 45 (9.70%) Open Source
14 44 (9.48%) Smart City Simulations
15 39 (8.41%) Signal Processing
16 38 (8.19%) Mentoring
17 36 (7.76%) Computer Vision
17 36 (7.76%) Visualisation
18 34 (7.33%) Analytics
18 34 (7.33%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 232 (50.00%) Python
2 223 (48.06%) C++
3 216 (46.55%) Java
4 163 (35.13%) C#
5 138 (29.74%) C
6 80 (17.24%) MATLAB
7 61 (13.15%) JavaScript
8 50 (10.78%) SQL
9 23 (4.96%) Ruby
10 15 (3.23%) Julia
11 14 (3.02%) GLSL
11 14 (3.02%) R
12 12 (2.59%) Scala
13 11 (2.37%) Apple Swift
14 10 (2.16%) Perl
15 8 (1.72%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.86%) Assembly Language
17 3 (0.65%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.65%) VB
17 3 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 177 (38.15%) PhD
2 156 (33.62%) Degree
3 24 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.02%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.29%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.43%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.16%) Docker
2 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (3.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (2.37%) Terracotta
3 9 (1.94%) Tableau
4 8 (1.72%) Oracle
4 8 (1.72%) Perforce
5 6 (1.29%) SAP
5 6 (1.29%) Xilinx
6 5 (1.08%) VMware
7 4 (0.86%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.65%) Cognos
9 2 (0.43%) Google
10 1 (0.22%) Altera
10 1 (0.22%) Twitter