Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 71 138
Rank change year-on-year -43 +67 +102
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 275 471 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.58% 4.06% 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.62% 8.74% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 226 368 221
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 4,897 5,386 5,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.94% 46.44% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,620 4,245 4,601
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -9 221 £57,500 +4.55% 56
Hertfordshire -24 43 £35,000 -17.65% 14
Essex +29 5 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Norfolk +10 3 £52,500 +35.48% 1
Suffolk +4 3 £23,500 -55.24%
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 163 (59.27%) Python
2 146 (53.09%) Machine Learning
3 132 (48.00%) C++
4 121 (44.00%) Java
5 119 (43.27%) Mathematics
6 118 (42.91%) Software Engineering
7 105 (38.18%) C#
8 101 (36.73%) PhD
9 97 (35.27%) C
10 83 (30.18%) Multithreading
11 72 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (24.36%) Artificial Intelligence
12 67 (24.36%) Distributed Algorithms
13 66 (24.00%) Bayesian Methods
13 66 (24.00%) Data Science
14 63 (22.91%) TensorFlow
14 63 (22.91%) Big Data
15 62 (22.55%) Deep Learning
16 50 (18.18%) Degree
17 45 (16.36%) Computer Science
17 45 (16.36%) Natural Language Processing
18 44 (16.00%) Reinforcement Learning
19 43 (15.64%) MPhil
20 39 (14.18%) Computational Biology
20 39 (14.18%) Physics
20 39 (14.18%) Biology
21 38 (13.82%) Test Automation
21 38 (13.82%) SQL
21 38 (13.82%) Computational Linguistics
21 38 (13.82%) Probabilistic Modelling

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 5 (1.82%) Apache
1 5 (1.82%) Apache Spark
1 5 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.36%) SAS
3 1 (0.36%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Simulink
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.18%) Firebase
6 2 (0.73%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.36%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.82%) Internet
1 5 (1.82%) Wireless
2 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) 802.15
3 1 (0.36%) OpenFlow
3 1 (0.36%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.91%) Big Data
2 25 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 19 (6.91%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.36%) SQL Server
5 10 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.91%) MySQL
7 7 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.73%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) HBase
10 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.36%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (8.36%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.73%) NUnit
4 9 (3.27%) LabVIEW
4 9 (3.27%) Maven
5 8 (2.91%) Selenium
6 7 (2.55%) JIRA
7 6 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.45%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.73%) Travis CI
10 2 (0.73%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.36%) Gradle
11 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.36%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.36%) Redmine
11 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 28 (10.18%) Games
3 27 (9.82%) Finance
4 11 (4.00%) Publishing
5 4 (1.45%) Law
5 4 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Banking
7 2 (0.73%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (36.73%) Developer
2 60 (21.82%) Software Engineer
3 38 (13.82%) Software Developer
4 31 (11.27%) Graduate
5 28 (10.18%) Java Developer
6 26 (9.45%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 26 (9.45%) Machine Learning Researcher
7 24 (8.73%) Graduate Developer
7 24 (8.73%) Process Engineer
8 23 (8.36%) C# Developer
8 23 (8.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 20 (7.27%) Python Developer
10 18 (6.55%) Python Engineer
11 15 (5.45%) Graduate Java Developer
12 14 (5.09%) Research Engineer
13 13 (4.73%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (4.36%) C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (4.00%) .NET Developer
15 11 (4.00%) Data Scientist
15 11 (4.00%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.91%) TensorFlow
2 45 (16.36%) Natural Language Processing
3 25 (9.09%) .NET
4 16 (5.82%) Web Services
5 14 (5.09%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.09%) WCF
5 14 (5.09%) WPF
6 12 (4.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (4.36%) CSS
6 12 (4.36%) HTML
6 12 (4.36%) jQuery
6 12 (4.36%) RESTful
6 12 (4.36%) Velocity
6 12 (4.36%) WinForms
7 9 (3.27%) Spring
8 6 (2.18%) OpenGL
9 5 (1.82%) HTML5
9 5 (1.82%) SOAP
9 5 (1.82%) STL
9 5 (1.82%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 38 (13.82%) Data Structures
3 27 (9.82%) Robotics
4 26 (9.45%) Smart City
5 15 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.73%) Java Card
6 13 (4.73%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.91%) Fintech
8 7 (2.55%) Acoustics
9 6 (2.18%) CUDA
9 6 (2.18%) Life Science
9 6 (2.18%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (1.82%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.45%) PMI
11 4 (1.45%) Reinsurance
11 4 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.45%) User Experience
12 3 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.09%) Linux
2 17 (6.18%) Windows
3 7 (2.55%) Robot Operating System
3 7 (2.55%) Unix
4 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.09%) Android
6 2 (0.73%) CentOS
6 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (53.09%) Machine Learning
2 119 (43.27%) Mathematics
3 118 (42.91%) Software Engineering
4 83 (30.18%) Multithreading
5 72 (26.18%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (24.36%) Artificial Intelligence
6 67 (24.36%) Distributed Algorithms
7 66 (24.00%) Bayesian Methods
7 66 (24.00%) Data Science
8 62 (22.55%) Deep Learning
9 44 (16.00%) Reinforcement Learning
10 39 (14.18%) Biology
10 39 (14.18%) Computational Biology
10 39 (14.18%) Physics
11 38 (13.82%) Computational Linguistics
11 38 (13.82%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 38 (13.82%) Test Automation
12 34 (12.36%) Unit Testing
13 29 (10.55%) Visualisation
14 28 (10.18%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 163 (59.27%) Python
2 132 (48.00%) C++
3 121 (44.00%) Java
4 105 (38.18%) C#
5 97 (35.27%) C
6 38 (13.82%) SQL
7 37 (13.45%) MATLAB
8 33 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.27%) Kotlin
10 8 (2.91%) R
11 6 (2.18%) Julia
11 6 (2.18%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.82%) Scala
13 4 (1.45%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.45%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.45%) Java 8
13 4 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.09%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.09%) PHP
14 3 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 101 (36.73%) PhD
2 50 (18.18%) Degree
3 43 (15.64%) MPhil
4 13 (4.73%) Numerate Degree
5 12 (4.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.82%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.27%) Docker
2 6 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.45%) Firmware
4 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.64%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.09%) Ansible
2 3 (1.09%) Grafana
3 2 (0.73%) Icinga
3 2 (0.73%) Kibana
3 2 (0.73%) logstash
3 2 (0.73%) Nagios
3 2 (0.73%) Prometheus
3 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (7.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.82%) Google
3 6 (2.18%) Oracle
4 4 (1.45%) Mapbox
4 4 (1.45%) Xilinx
5 2 (0.73%) PagerDuty
5 2 (0.73%) Tableau
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix
6 1 (0.36%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) Teradata
6 1 (0.36%) VMware