Period
to 22 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 97 159
Rank change year-on-year +2 +62 -41
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 152 40 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.91% 2.00% 1.74%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.26% 5.23% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 57
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,950 £37,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,563 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £63,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.49% +27.50% -9.09%
75th Percentile £61,250 £90,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £120,000 "
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +8.33%

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 2,093 765 2,607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.01% 38.31% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 876 579 1,826
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £27,281
25th Percentile £35,375 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £90,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +4.76%

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 22 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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 -28 72 £52,500 -30.00% 26
Hertfordshire +1 62 £52,500 -8.70% 6
Essex +2 10 £47,500 - 2
Bedfordshire -17 5 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Suffolk - 2 £47,500 -
Norfolk - 1 £34,500 -
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, 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 64 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 62 (40.79%) Instagram
3 58 (38.16%) Python
4 56 (36.84%) Degree
5 54 (35.53%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (34.87%) Machine Learning
6 53 (34.87%) MATLAB
6 53 (34.87%) Simulink
7 51 (33.55%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (30.26%) Computer Science
9 41 (26.97%) Data Science
10 38 (25.00%) Social Skills
11 37 (24.34%) C++
12 36 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (23.68%) Life Science
13 35 (23.03%) Docker
13 35 (23.03%) Kubernetes
14 34 (22.37%) Validation
14 34 (22.37%) Artificial Intelligence
15 33 (21.71%) Embedded Systems
16 32 (21.05%) SQL
17 30 (19.74%) DevOps
18 28 (18.42%) Electronics
18 28 (18.42%) AWS
19 27 (17.76%) Mathematics
19 27 (17.76%) Data Analysis
19 27 (17.76%) PhD
20 26 (17.11%) Java
20 26 (17.11%) Natural Language Processing
21 25 (16.45%) C

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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.92%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.66%) Apache
3 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (34.87%) Simulink
2 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.42%) AWS
2 22 (14.47%) Serverless
3 7 (4.61%) OpenShift
4 6 (3.95%) GCP
5 4 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.97%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (1.97%) Amazon SageMaker
6 3 (1.97%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.97%) Snowflake
7 2 (1.32%) GitHub
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.32%) 5G
3 1 (0.66%) 2G
3 1 (0.66%) 3G
3 1 (0.66%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.66%) 4G
3 1 (0.66%) LTE
3 1 (0.66%) SSL
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 9 (5.92%) Data Mining
3 6 (3.95%) MySQL
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.29%) Big Data
4 5 (3.29%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.63%) Electronic Patient Records
6 3 (1.97%) Metadata
6 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.97%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.66%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.66%) Redis
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 17 (11.18%) GitLab
3 13 (8.55%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.92%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (4.61%) Maven
6 6 (3.95%) JIRA
6 6 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (3.95%) TestRail
7 1 (0.66%) Inno Setup
7 1 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 51 (33.55%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 28 (18.42%) Electronics
4 18 (11.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (9.21%) Automotive
6 12 (7.89%) Games
6 12 (7.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 12 (7.89%) Marketing
7 10 (6.58%) Manufacturing
8 9 (5.92%) Aerospace
9 7 (4.61%) Law
10 5 (3.29%) Retail
11 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.32%) Legal
12 2 (1.32%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 43 (28.29%) Systems Engineer
2 29 (19.08%) Software Engineer
3 22 (14.47%) Control Systems Engineer
4 20 (13.16%) Developer
5 14 (9.21%) Software Developer
6 9 (5.92%) Architect
6 9 (5.92%) Data Science Leader
6 9 (5.92%) Software Architect
6 9 (5.92%) Technical Architect
6 9 (5.92%) Technical Specialist
7 8 (5.26%) Graduate
7 8 (5.26%) Python Developer
7 8 (5.26%) SEO Manager
8 7 (4.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (3.95%) Graduate Software Developer
9 6 (3.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Java Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Lead Software Developer
9 6 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.84%) .NET
2 14 (9.21%) RESTful
2 14 (9.21%) Web Services
3 10 (6.58%) Pandas
4 9 (5.92%) NumPy
5 8 (5.26%) Kafka
5 8 (5.26%) OpenCV
5 8 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 7 (4.61%) JavaFX
6 7 (4.61%) Swing
7 6 (3.95%) Dask
7 6 (3.95%) PyQt
7 6 (3.95%) pytest
7 6 (3.95%) Software Packaging
7 6 (3.95%) Sphinx
7 6 (3.95%) TensorFlow
7 6 (3.95%) Tkinter
8 5 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.97%) SciPy
9 3 (1.97%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.68%) Life Science
2 33 (21.71%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (13.16%) Cloud Native
4 14 (9.21%) Social Media
5 13 (8.55%) Robotics
6 10 (6.58%) Data Structures
7 9 (5.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 6 (3.95%) Management Information System
9 5 (3.29%) CMDB
9 5 (3.29%) FMCG
10 4 (2.63%) NHS
11 3 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.97%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.97%) TMS320
12 2 (1.32%) Media Streaming
12 2 (1.32%) Music Streaming
12 2 (1.32%) User Experience
13 1 (0.66%) Biotechnology
13 1 (0.66%) CUDA
13 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Linux
2 11 (7.24%) Unix
3 8 (5.26%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.97%) Windows
5 2 (1.32%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 54 (35.53%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (34.87%) Machine Learning
4 46 (30.26%) Computer Science
5 41 (26.97%) Data Science
6 36 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (22.37%) Artificial Intelligence
7 34 (22.37%) Validation
8 30 (19.74%) DevOps
9 27 (17.76%) Data Analysis
9 27 (17.76%) Mathematics
10 26 (17.11%) Natural Language Processing
11 24 (15.79%) Scrum
12 23 (15.13%) Collaborative Working
13 22 (14.47%) Predictive Modelling
14 21 (13.82%) Open Source
15 19 (12.50%) Signal Processing
16 18 (11.84%) Computer Vision
16 18 (11.84%) Deep Learning
17 17 (11.18%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.16%) Python
2 53 (34.87%) MATLAB
3 37 (24.34%) C++
4 32 (21.05%) SQL
5 26 (17.11%) Java
6 25 (16.45%) C
7 10 (6.58%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.58%) VBA
8 8 (5.26%) C#
9 7 (4.61%) Java 8
9 7 (4.61%) R
9 7 (4.61%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.29%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.97%) Assembly Language
11 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.97%) Ruby
12 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.66%) Scala
13 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (36.84%) Degree
2 27 (17.76%) PhD
3 19 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.26%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.87%) GxP
2 7 (4.61%) QA
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 35 (23.03%) Docker
2 5 (3.29%) Firmware
3 1 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 35 (23.03%) Kubernetes
2 19 (12.50%) Ansible
3 10 (6.58%) Prometheus
4 6 (3.95%) Kubeflow
4 6 (3.95%) Terraform
5 5 (3.29%) Grafana
6 1 (0.66%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (40.79%) Instagram
2 14 (9.21%) Facebook
3 13 (8.55%) Google
4 9 (5.92%) Altera
4 9 (5.92%) Dataiku
4 9 (5.92%) Xilinx
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle
5 6 (3.95%) YouTube
6 5 (3.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.32%) Sony
7 2 (1.32%) Twitter
8 1 (0.66%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.66%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.66%) Embarcadero