Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 116 158
Rank change year-on-year -3 +42 -13
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 31 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.41% 0.38% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.83% 0.97% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +80.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £49,750
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 809 725 1,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.87% 39.10% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 527 430 670
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £58,300 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,424 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.63% +2.17% +6.25%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Glasgow

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Algorithms in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Python
2 19 (61.29%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (61.29%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (61.29%) Statistics
2 19 (61.29%) Machine Learning
2 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
2 19 (61.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
4 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
5 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (19.35%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (19.35%) Entity Framework
5 6 (19.35%) REST
5 6 (19.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Akka
5 6 (19.35%) Data Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) Microservices
5 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (19.35%) Concurrent Programming
5 6 (19.35%) SOLID
5 6 (19.35%) Cosmos DB
5 6 (19.35%) CouchDB
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon SQS
1 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) BlazeMeter
2 3 (9.68%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) Amazon Redshift
1 19 (61.29%) Data Warehouse
1 19 (61.29%) PostgreSQL
1 19 (61.29%) Relational Database
2 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (19.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (19.35%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (19.35%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) JMeter
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Zephyr
3 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Data Scientist
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
1 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
1 6 (19.35%) Akka
1 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
1 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (19.35%) Entity Framework
1 6 (19.35%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (19.35%) REST
1 6 (19.35%) WCF
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.23%) QML
3 1 (3.23%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Machine Learning
1 19 (61.29%) Statistics
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (19.35%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) Concurrent Programming
4 6 (19.35%) Data Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Information Security
4 6 (19.35%) Microservices
4 6 (19.35%) Multithreading
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) SOA
4 6 (19.35%) SOLID
4 6 (19.35%) Workflow
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Test Management
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Python
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) EMC
2 1 (3.23%) Xilinx