Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 128 164
Rank change year-on-year +7 +36 -15
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 42 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.71% 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 1.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 4
Glasgow median annual salary £71,250 £40,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.13% -44.83% +107.80%
10th Percentile £37,625 £35,250 £47,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -23.81% +31.25%

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 980 878 1,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.87% 39.80% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 686 543 525
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +7.14%

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

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 32 (76.19%) SQL
1 32 (76.19%) Python
2 27 (64.29%) Machine Learning
3 23 (54.76%) Data Science
4 16 (38.10%) NoSQL
5 15 (35.71%) scikit-learn
5 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 14 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
7 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (30.95%) Statistics
8 12 (28.57%) Analytics
9 11 (26.19%) Degree
9 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
10 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (21.43%) SciPy
11 9 (21.43%) NumPy
11 9 (21.43%) Pandas
11 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
11 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.05%) Data Mining
12 8 (19.05%) Validation
12 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
12 8 (19.05%) Physics
12 8 (19.05%) Neural Network
12 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) Jetty
2 1 (2.38%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Tornado
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (16.67%) Serverless
4 6 (14.29%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.38%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (2.38%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) AMQP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) NoSQL
2 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (19.05%) Data Mining
4 7 (16.67%) Big Data
4 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (14.29%) Data Lake
5 6 (14.29%) Power BI
6 5 (11.90%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (7.14%) CouchDB
8 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
9 1 (2.38%) DB2
9 1 (2.38%) Lumira
9 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.38%) Redis
9 1 (2.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.38%) Gatling
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.38%) The Grinder
4 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Front Office
2 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Data Scientist
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.38%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) scikit-learn
2 9 (21.43%) NumPy
2 9 (21.43%) Pandas
2 9 (21.43%) SciPy
3 4 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.14%) Akka.NET
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 3 (7.14%) Kafka
4 3 (7.14%) REST
4 3 (7.14%) WCF
4 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (4.76%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (4.76%) React
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Derivative
3 2 (4.76%) Fintech
3 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Equities
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Machine Learning
2 23 (54.76%) Data Science
3 14 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
3 14 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 13 (30.95%) Statistics
5 12 (28.57%) Analytics
6 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
8 8 (19.05%) Neural Network
8 8 (19.05%) Physics
8 8 (19.05%) Statistical Modelling
8 8 (19.05%) Validation
9 7 (16.67%) OO
9 7 (16.67%) Predictive Modelling
10 6 (14.29%) ETL
10 6 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) Python
1 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) Clojure
3 8 (19.05%) R
4 7 (16.67%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) Lisp
5 6 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) Erlang
8 1 (2.38%) F#
8 1 (2.38%) Haskell
8 1 (2.38%) Java 8
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
2 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.38%) logstash
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Splunk
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.38%) VMware