Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 87 166
Rank change year-on-year +1 +79 +68
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 402 414 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.31% 3.32% 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.37% 7.54% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 288 340 208
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 5,452 5,493 6,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.87% 44.00% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,903 4,273 5,031
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,400 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,050 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.10% - +5.26%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -1 332 £55,000 +10.00% 53
Hertfordshire -26 51 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Suffolk -2 8 £27,500 -47.62%
Essex +33 4 £85,000 +126.67% 3
Bedfordshire +12 4 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Norfolk +15 3 £42,500 +21.43%
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 249 (61.94%) Python
2 229 (56.97%) C++
3 206 (51.24%) Mathematics
4 198 (49.25%) Machine Learning
5 176 (43.78%) C
6 174 (43.28%) Software Engineering
7 134 (33.33%) Java
8 127 (31.59%) C#
9 121 (30.10%) PhD
10 106 (26.37%) Artificial Intelligence
11 102 (25.37%) Computer Vision
12 100 (24.88%) Degree
13 99 (24.63%) Multithreading
14 92 (22.89%) Computer Science
15 86 (21.39%) TensorFlow
16 79 (19.65%) MATLAB
17 78 (19.40%) Data Science
18 73 (18.16%) Linux
19 72 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
19 72 (17.91%) Physics
20 67 (16.67%) Big Data
21 64 (15.92%) Data Structures
22 63 (15.67%) Distributed Algorithms
23 62 (15.42%) Image Processing
23 62 (15.42%) OO
24 61 (15.17%) Bayesian Methods
25 57 (14.18%) Deep Learning
26 52 (12.94%) Natural Language Processing
27 51 (12.69%) Neural Network
28 42 (10.45%) Video Processing

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 (3.48%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.00%) Apache
2 4 (1.00%) SugarCRM
3 3 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Weka
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.49%) SaaS
5 5 (1.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.73%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.24%) Wireless
3 7 (1.74%) OpenFlow
4 4 (1.00%) 3GPP
4 4 (1.00%) LTE
4 4 (1.00%) UMTS
4 4 (1.00%) WCDMA
5 2 (0.50%) Broadband
5 2 (0.50%) Internet
5 2 (0.50%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.25%) 802.15
6 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.25%) GSM
6 1 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.67%) Big Data
2 26 (6.47%) Hadoop
3 17 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 13 (3.23%) MySQL
4 13 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.23%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.24%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.75%) HBase
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.25%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.25%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.25%) KNIME
10 1 (0.25%) Looker
10 1 (0.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.98%) Mercurial
2 20 (4.98%) NUnit
3 13 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.99%) Maven
6 6 (1.49%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.75%) JIRA
8 2 (0.50%) GitLab
8 2 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.25%) Gradle
9 1 (0.25%) Selenium
9 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 38 (9.45%) Finance
2 29 (7.21%) Games
3 26 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.72%) Retail
5 11 (2.74%) Electronics
6 10 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.74%) Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 141 (35.07%) Developer
2 107 (26.62%) Software Engineer
3 77 (19.15%) C++ Software Engineer
4 61 (15.17%) Software Developer
5 56 (13.93%) Graduate
6 49 (12.19%) Computer Engineer
6 49 (12.19%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 48 (11.94%) C Software Engineer
7 48 (11.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 42 (10.45%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 38 (9.45%) C++ Developer
10 34 (8.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 34 (8.46%) Python Engineer
11 30 (7.46%) Research Engineer
12 29 (7.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 28 (6.97%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 28 (6.97%) Graduate Developer
14 27 (6.72%) C# Developer
15 26 (6.47%) C++ Software Developer
16 24 (5.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (21.39%) TensorFlow
2 52 (12.94%) Natural Language Processing
3 39 (9.70%) OpenGL
4 33 (8.21%) .NET
5 23 (5.72%) WPF
6 19 (4.73%) STL
7 18 (4.48%) RESTful
8 16 (3.98%) ASP.NET
9 15 (3.73%) CSS
9 15 (3.73%) HTML
9 15 (3.73%) scikit-learn
10 14 (3.48%) jQuery
10 14 (3.48%) WCF
11 13 (3.23%) HTML5
11 13 (3.23%) Spring
12 12 (2.99%) Google Maps API
12 12 (2.99%) OAuth
12 12 (2.99%) OAuth2
12 12 (2.99%) WinForms
13 11 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 92 (22.89%) Computer Science
2 64 (15.92%) Data Structures
3 35 (8.71%) CUDA
4 33 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (6.47%) Smart City
6 24 (5.97%) Robotics
7 21 (5.22%) Augmented Reality
8 19 (4.73%) Mobile App
9 14 (3.48%) User Experience
10 11 (2.74%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (2.49%) ASIC
11 10 (2.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 10 (2.49%) Java Card
12 9 (2.24%) Verilog
12 9 (2.24%) VHDL
13 8 (1.99%) Fintech
14 6 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.49%) Management Information System
15 5 (1.24%) GPGPU
15 5 (1.24%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (18.16%) Linux
2 35 (8.71%) Windows
3 13 (3.23%) Android
4 12 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.24%) Unix
6 8 (1.99%) Debian
7 6 (1.49%) Robot Operating System
8 5 (1.24%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.24%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.24%) Solaris
9 4 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.50%) CentOS
10 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (51.24%) Mathematics
2 198 (49.25%) Machine Learning
3 174 (43.28%) Software Engineering
4 106 (26.37%) Artificial Intelligence
5 102 (25.37%) Computer Vision
6 99 (24.63%) Multithreading
7 78 (19.40%) Data Science
8 72 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
8 72 (17.91%) Physics
9 63 (15.67%) Distributed Algorithms
10 62 (15.42%) Image Processing
10 62 (15.42%) OO
11 61 (15.17%) Bayesian Methods
12 57 (14.18%) Deep Learning
13 51 (12.69%) Neural Network
14 42 (10.45%) Video Processing
15 41 (10.20%) Reinforcement Learning
16 40 (9.95%) SDLC
17 39 (9.70%) Statistics
17 39 (9.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 249 (61.94%) Python
2 229 (56.97%) C++
3 176 (43.78%) C
4 134 (33.33%) Java
5 127 (31.59%) C#
6 79 (19.65%) MATLAB
7 42 (10.45%) SQL
8 30 (7.46%) JavaScript
9 22 (5.47%) Embedded C
10 21 (5.22%) Embedded C++
11 16 (3.98%) R
12 12 (2.99%) Apple Swift
12 12 (2.99%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.49%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.49%) Scala
14 5 (1.24%) Julia
14 5 (1.24%) PHP
15 4 (1.00%) VB
16 3 (0.75%) Perl
16 3 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 121 (30.10%) PhD
2 100 (24.88%) Degree
3 24 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (4.23%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (3.73%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.24%) CCNA
6 5 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.25%) ISEB
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.25%) GDPR
1 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 11 (2.74%) Docker
2 9 (2.24%) Firmware
3 5 (1.24%) LXC
3 5 (1.24%) Xen
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.49%) Grafana
1 6 (1.49%) Kibana
1 6 (1.49%) logstash
2 5 (1.24%) Graphite
2 5 (1.24%) Graylog
3 3 (0.75%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.50%) Ansible
5 1 (0.25%) Icinga
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (4.98%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.48%) Google
3 12 (2.99%) Mapbox
4 9 (2.24%) Cadence
4 9 (2.24%) Synopsys
5 5 (1.24%) Capita
5 5 (1.24%) Splunk
5 5 (1.24%) Tableau
6 4 (1.00%) Cognos
6 4 (1.00%) Oracle
7 3 (0.75%) Zend
8 1 (0.25%) BT
8 1 (0.25%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.25%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.25%) VMware
8 1 (0.25%) Xamarin