Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 64 119 150
Rank change year-on-year +55 +31 +4
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 242 33 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 4.11% 1.37% 1.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.18% 3.87% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 47
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £38,250
25th Percentile £31,375 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% +8.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £62,500 £90,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £120,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - -

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 2,635 852 2,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.80% 35.40% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 864 583 1,614
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,472 £36,250 £35,781
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,468 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.93% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +20 119 - - 5
Cambridgeshire -6 83 £53,750 -28.33% 23
Essex +30 36 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 4
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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.

1 128 (52.89%) Social Skills
2 127 (52.48%) Software Engineering
3 121 (50.00%) Data Science
4 94 (38.84%) Computer Science
5 92 (38.02%) Problem-Solving
6 87 (35.95%) C++
7 82 (33.88%) Machine Learning
8 79 (32.64%) Analytical Skills
9 78 (32.23%) Python
10 72 (29.75%) Degree
11 71 (29.34%) Data Analysis
12 69 (28.51%) Mathematics
13 66 (27.27%) SQL
14 64 (26.45%) Analytics
15 63 (26.03%) Product Management
15 63 (26.03%) C
16 54 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
17 51 (21.07%) Logistics
17 51 (21.07%) Java
17 51 (21.07%) Data Structures
18 50 (20.66%) DevOps
18 50 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
19 49 (20.25%) VBA
19 49 (20.25%) Retail
19 49 (20.25%) Data Interpretation
19 49 (20.25%) Organisational Skills
20 48 (19.83%) Risk Management
21 40 (16.53%) Artificial Intelligence
21 40 (16.53%) Kubernetes
22 39 (16.12%) AWS

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 13 (5.37%) Apache Spark
2 6 (2.48%) Jupyter
Applications
1 37 (15.29%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.12%) AWS
2 36 (14.88%) Serverless
3 18 (7.44%) OpenShift
4 15 (6.20%) Azure
5 12 (4.96%) GCP
6 3 (1.24%) GitHub
6 3 (1.24%) SaaS
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.83%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.83%) Slack
8 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.41%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.02%) Kerberos
2 5 (2.07%) NAS
3 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.41%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 7 (2.89%) Data Mining
3 6 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.07%) MySQL
4 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.24%) Big Data
6 2 (0.83%) Metadata
6 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.41%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.41%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (15.29%) Jenkins
2 22 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.02%) JIRA
3 17 (7.02%) Maven
4 12 (4.96%) Rational DOORS
5 10 (4.13%) GitLab
6 6 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.48%) TestRail
7 2 (0.83%) Subversion
8 1 (0.41%) Inno Setup
General
1 128 (52.89%) Social Skills
2 79 (32.64%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (20.25%) Organisational Skills
3 49 (20.25%) Retail
4 38 (15.70%) Electronics
5 12 (4.96%) Aerospace
5 12 (4.96%) Automotive
5 12 (4.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 9 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.31%) Presentation Skills
8 7 (2.89%) Games
9 5 (2.07%) Law
9 5 (2.07%) Marketing
10 4 (1.65%) Finance
11 2 (0.83%) Legal
11 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.41%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (29.34%) Software Engineer
2 49 (20.25%) Analytics Manager
2 49 (20.25%) Supply Chain Manager
3 42 (17.36%) Senior Software Engineer
4 30 (12.40%) Architect
5 25 (10.33%) Systems Engineer
6 20 (8.26%) Developer
7 18 (7.44%) Technology Architect
8 15 (6.20%) Control Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) Junior
10 12 (4.96%) Junior Software Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Software Architect
10 12 (4.96%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.96%) Technical Specialist
11 9 (3.72%) Lead Software Engineer
12 8 (3.31%) Research Engineer
12 8 (3.31%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.89%) Data Science Leader
13 7 (2.89%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (2.89%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.92%) RESTful
2 23 (9.50%) Web Services
3 20 (8.26%) Velocity
4 17 (7.02%) JavaFX
4 17 (7.02%) Spring Boot
4 17 (7.02%) Swing
5 11 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 11 (4.55%) React
5 11 (4.55%) WPF
6 10 (4.13%) CSS
6 10 (4.13%) CSS3
6 10 (4.13%) HTML
6 10 (4.13%) HTML5
6 10 (4.13%) Vue.js
6 10 (4.13%) WinForms
7 7 (2.89%) NumPy
7 7 (2.89%) Pandas
7 7 (2.89%) PyTorch
7 7 (2.89%) TensorFlow
8 6 (2.48%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.07%) Data Structures
2 33 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
3 23 (9.50%) Life Science
4 17 (7.02%) Smartphone
5 15 (6.20%) User Experience
6 14 (5.79%) Mobile App
6 14 (5.79%) Renewable Energy
7 12 (4.96%) FPGA
8 10 (4.13%) Cloud Native
9 9 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.89%) Social Media
11 5 (2.07%) Data Centre
11 5 (2.07%) mHealth
11 5 (2.07%) VLSI
12 4 (1.65%) NHS
13 2 (0.83%) Biotechnology
13 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.83%) Robotics
14 1 (0.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.98%) Linux
2 10 (4.13%) Unix
3 8 (3.31%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.24%) Windows
5 2 (0.83%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (52.48%) Software Engineering
2 121 (50.00%) Data Science
3 94 (38.84%) Computer Science
4 92 (38.02%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (33.88%) Machine Learning
6 71 (29.34%) Data Analysis
7 69 (28.51%) Mathematics
8 64 (26.45%) Analytics
9 63 (26.03%) Product Management
10 54 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (21.07%) Logistics
12 50 (20.66%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (20.66%) DevOps
13 49 (20.25%) Data Interpretation
14 48 (19.83%) Risk Management
15 40 (16.53%) Artificial Intelligence
16 33 (13.64%) Computer Vision
17 31 (12.81%) CI/CD
18 29 (11.98%) Mentoring
18 29 (11.98%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 87 (35.95%) C++
2 78 (32.23%) Python
3 66 (27.27%) SQL
4 63 (26.03%) C
5 51 (21.07%) Java
6 49 (20.25%) VBA
7 32 (13.22%) MATLAB
8 28 (11.57%) C#
9 17 (7.02%) Java 8
10 15 (6.20%) JavaScript
11 10 (4.13%) Objective-C
11 10 (4.13%) R
12 8 (3.31%) Go
13 7 (2.89%) Bash
13 7 (2.89%) Julia
14 3 (1.24%) Ruby
15 2 (0.83%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.83%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.41%) Perl
16 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (29.75%) Degree
2 38 (15.70%) PhD
3 23 (9.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.89%) HND
5 5 (2.07%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) Accessibility
1 10 (4.13%) GxP
2 9 (3.72%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.83%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (16.53%) Kubernetes
2 26 (10.74%) Ansible
3 6 (2.48%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (1.65%) Terraform
5 3 (1.24%) Kubeflow
6 1 (0.41%) Kibana
6 1 (0.41%) Kustomize
Vendors
1 12 (4.96%) Altera
1 12 (4.96%) Xilinx
2 7 (2.89%) Dataiku
2 7 (2.89%) Facebook
3 6 (2.48%) YouTube
4 3 (1.24%) Twitter
5 2 (0.83%) BEA
5 2 (0.83%) CrowdStrike
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle
5 2 (0.83%) Spotify
6 1 (0.41%) ANSYS
6 1 (0.41%) ATG
6 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.41%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.41%) Sony