Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 124 185
Rank change year-on-year +55 +61 +13
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 505 296 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.91% 2.40% 1.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.53% 5.85% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 364 240 185
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,125 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +12.50%

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 5,920 5,063 6,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.81% 41.11% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4,357 4,025 4,927
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,400 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +6.38%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +9 415 £55,000 +22.22% 67
Hertfordshire +8 65 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Essex +16 12 £85,000 +126.67% 6
Suffolk +11 6 £27,500 -47.62% 1
Bedfordshire +21 5 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Norfolk - 2 £40,000 - 1
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 294 (58.22%) Python
2 286 (56.63%) C++
3 249 (49.31%) Mathematics
4 219 (43.37%) Machine Learning
5 200 (39.60%) C
6 181 (35.84%) Software Engineering
7 179 (35.45%) Java
8 170 (33.66%) PhD
9 165 (32.67%) C#
10 150 (29.70%) Computer Science
11 147 (29.11%) Degree
12 145 (28.71%) Artificial Intelligence
13 115 (22.77%) Computer Vision
14 109 (21.58%) Multithreading
15 103 (20.40%) MATLAB
16 93 (18.42%) Linux
17 92 (18.22%) Data Science
18 89 (17.62%) OO
19 85 (16.83%) Physics
20 82 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
21 80 (15.84%) TensorFlow
22 79 (15.64%) Data Structures
23 69 (13.66%) Big Data
24 68 (13.47%) Distributed Algorithms
24 68 (13.47%) Image Processing
25 60 (11.88%) Neural Network
26 59 (11.68%) Finance
27 53 (10.50%) OpenGL
28 52 (10.30%) Deep Learning
29 50 (9.90%) Reinforcement Learning

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 19 (3.76%) Apache Spark
2 11 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.59%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (2.97%) Weka
2 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.75%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.38%) SaaS
5 9 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (1.78%) Serverless
6 5 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (0.99%) IaaS
7 2 (0.40%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.58%) Wireless
3 6 (1.19%) OpenFlow
4 5 (0.99%) 3GPP
4 5 (0.99%) LTE
4 5 (0.99%) UMTS
4 5 (0.99%) WCDMA
5 3 (0.59%) Internet
6 2 (0.40%) Broadband
7 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.20%) GSM
7 1 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.20%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (13.66%) Big Data
2 18 (3.56%) MongoDB
3 16 (3.17%) Data Mining
3 16 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.17%) SQL Server
4 15 (2.97%) MySQL
5 13 (2.57%) Hadoop
5 13 (2.57%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.18%) HBase
7 6 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.19%) KNIME
8 4 (0.79%) GIS
9 2 (0.40%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.20%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.20%) Looker
Development Applications
1 49 (9.70%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.14%) Visual Studio
3 28 (5.54%) NUnit
4 24 (4.75%) Mercurial
5 13 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (1.98%) LabVIEW
7 9 (1.78%) JIRA
8 7 (1.39%) gulp
9 6 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.19%) Selenium
10 4 (0.79%) Maven
10 4 (0.79%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.40%) GitLab
11 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.40%) Xcode
12 1 (0.20%) Gradle
General
1 59 (11.68%) Finance
2 24 (4.75%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.36%) Electronics
4 21 (4.16%) Games
4 21 (4.16%) Retail
5 18 (3.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.99%) Banking
7 4 (0.79%) Automotive
8 3 (0.59%) Marketing
9 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 191 (37.82%) Developer
2 121 (23.96%) Software Engineer
3 99 (19.60%) C++ Software Engineer
4 69 (13.66%) Graduate
5 68 (13.47%) Software Developer
6 60 (11.88%) Computer Engineer
6 60 (11.88%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 58 (11.49%) C++ Developer
8 53 (10.50%) C Software Engineer
8 53 (10.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 48 (9.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 47 (9.31%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 46 (9.11%) Data Scientist
12 36 (7.13%) C++ Software Developer
13 35 (6.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 32 (6.34%) Machine Learning Engineer
15 30 (5.94%) C# Developer
16 26 (5.15%) Research Engineer
17 25 (4.95%) Graduate Developer
18 24 (4.75%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (15.84%) TensorFlow
2 53 (10.50%) OpenGL
3 42 (8.32%) .NET
4 33 (6.53%) Natural Language Processing
5 29 (5.74%) WPF
6 26 (5.15%) STL
7 25 (4.95%) CSS
7 25 (4.95%) HTML
8 22 (4.36%) HTML5
8 22 (4.36%) RESTful
8 22 (4.36%) Web Services
9 21 (4.16%) CSS3
9 21 (4.16%) jQuery
9 21 (4.16%) JSON
10 16 (3.17%) ASP.NET
10 16 (3.17%) DirectX
10 16 (3.17%) WinForms
11 15 (2.97%) scikit-learn
11 15 (2.97%) Spring
12 13 (2.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 150 (29.70%) Computer Science
2 79 (15.64%) Data Structures
3 40 (7.92%) Smart City
4 37 (7.33%) CUDA
5 29 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (5.74%) User Experience
6 26 (5.15%) Augmented Reality
7 21 (4.16%) Robotics
8 20 (3.96%) Mobile App
9 19 (3.76%) Mobile Payment
10 16 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 15 (2.97%) VHDL
12 13 (2.57%) Java Card
13 10 (1.98%) ASIC
14 9 (1.78%) Embedded Systems
14 9 (1.78%) Verilog
15 8 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
16 6 (1.19%) Management Information System
16 6 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 93 (18.42%) Linux
2 47 (9.31%) Windows
3 20 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 17 (3.37%) Android
5 14 (2.77%) Debian
6 8 (1.58%) Unix
7 5 (0.99%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.99%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.99%) Solaris
8 4 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (49.31%) Mathematics
2 219 (43.37%) Machine Learning
3 181 (35.84%) Software Engineering
4 145 (28.71%) Artificial Intelligence
5 115 (22.77%) Computer Vision
6 109 (21.58%) Multithreading
7 92 (18.22%) Data Science
8 89 (17.62%) OO
9 85 (16.83%) Physics
10 82 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (13.47%) Distributed Algorithms
11 68 (13.47%) Image Processing
12 60 (11.88%) Neural Network
13 52 (10.30%) Deep Learning
14 50 (9.90%) Reinforcement Learning
15 46 (9.11%) SDLC
15 46 (9.11%) Video Processing
16 45 (8.91%) Statistics
17 44 (8.71%) Test Automation
18 41 (8.12%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 294 (58.22%) Python
2 286 (56.63%) C++
3 200 (39.60%) C
4 179 (35.45%) Java
5 165 (32.67%) C#
6 103 (20.40%) MATLAB
7 49 (9.70%) SQL
8 47 (9.31%) JavaScript
9 22 (4.36%) Embedded C
10 21 (4.16%) Embedded C++
11 20 (3.96%) Apple Swift
12 17 (3.37%) R
13 10 (1.98%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.98%) Scala
14 9 (1.78%) Ruby
15 8 (1.58%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.19%) VB
17 5 (0.99%) GLSL
17 5 (0.99%) Julia
18 4 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 170 (33.66%) PhD
2 147 (29.11%) Degree
3 30 (5.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (4.75%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.99%) CCNA
6 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.40%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (3.56%) Docker
2 9 (1.78%) Firmware
3 5 (0.99%) LXC
3 5 (0.99%) Xen
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (0.99%) Grafana
2 5 (0.99%) Graphite
2 5 (0.99%) Graylog
2 5 (0.99%) Kibana
2 5 (0.99%) logstash
3 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (4.16%) Microsoft
2 10 (1.98%) Google
2 10 (1.98%) Mapbox
2 10 (1.98%) Tableau
3 9 (1.78%) Cadence
3 9 (1.78%) Synopsys
4 6 (1.19%) Cognos
5 5 (0.99%) Capita
5 5 (0.99%) Splunk
5 5 (0.99%) Xilinx
6 3 (0.59%) Zend
7 2 (0.40%) Perforce
7 2 (0.40%) SAP
7 2 (0.40%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.20%) Altera
8 1 (0.20%) BT
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle
8 1 (0.20%) VMware
8 1 (0.20%) Xamarin