Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 114 156
Rank change year-on-year +7 +42 -8
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 59 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.37% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.03% 1.13% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 5
Glasgow median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,750 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +26.67%

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 979 796 1,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 39.40% 42.30% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 652 500 607
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,236 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.73% -1.70% +9.49%

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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 38 (64.41%) Python
3 35 (59.32%) Machine Learning
4 31 (52.54%) Data Science
5 22 (37.29%) NoSQL
6 21 (35.59%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (35.59%) Statistics
7 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
7 19 (32.20%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (28.81%) Analytics
9 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
9 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (25.42%) Amazon Redshift
10 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (25.42%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
12 13 (22.03%) C#
12 13 (22.03%) Anomaly Detection
12 13 (22.03%) scikit-learn
13 12 (20.34%) Multithreading
14 11 (18.64%) Degree
14 11 (18.64%) Information Security
14 11 (18.64%) Data Analytics
15 10 (16.95%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (16.95%) Concurrent Programming
15 10 (16.95%) DevOps
15 10 (16.95%) Validation
15 10 (16.95%) Workflow

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 (3.39%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Jetty
2 1 (1.69%) nginx
2 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) Tornado
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.20%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (27.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.25%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (15.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (11.86%) Amazon Kinesis
4 7 (11.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (11.86%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (11.86%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (11.86%) Serverless
5 6 (10.17%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (6.78%) BlazeMeter
6 4 (6.78%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) AMQP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) NoSQL
2 21 (35.59%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
4 15 (25.42%) Amazon Redshift
4 15 (25.42%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (15.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (15.25%) Cosmos DB
5 9 (15.25%) CouchDB
6 7 (11.86%) Big Data
6 7 (11.86%) Data Mining
7 6 (10.17%) Data Lake
7 6 (10.17%) Power BI
8 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.69%) DB2
9 1 (1.69%) Lumira
9 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.69%) Redis
9 1 (1.69%) Riak
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
2 5 (8.47%) JMeter
2 5 (8.47%) Selenium
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
3 4 (6.78%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.78%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.78%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.69%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.69%) Gatling
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) The Grinder
4 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.17%) Banking
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Front Office
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Data Scientist
2 13 (22.03%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.47%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Software Team Leader
6 3 (5.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.39%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) scikit-learn
2 10 (16.95%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (15.25%) .NET
3 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (15.25%) Akka.NET
3 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (15.25%) Entity Framework
3 9 (15.25%) REST
3 9 (15.25%) WCF
3 9 (15.25%) Web Services
4 8 (13.56%) NumPy
4 8 (13.56%) Pandas
4 8 (13.56%) SciPy
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) Flask
6 1 (1.69%) Kafka
6 1 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.69%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.78%) User Experience
5 2 (3.39%) Derivative
5 2 (3.39%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Equities
6 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Machine Learning
2 31 (52.54%) Data Science
3 21 (35.59%) Statistics
4 17 (28.81%) Analytics
5 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (22.03%) Anomaly Detection
7 13 (22.03%) Data Analysis
8 12 (20.34%) Multithreading
9 11 (18.64%) Data Analytics
9 11 (18.64%) Information Security
10 10 (16.95%) Concurrent Programming
10 10 (16.95%) DevOps
10 10 (16.95%) Scrum
10 10 (16.95%) Validation
10 10 (16.95%) Workflow
11 9 (15.25%) Microservices
11 9 (15.25%) SOA
11 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 38 (64.41%) Python
3 13 (22.03%) C#
4 8 (13.56%) Clojure
5 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.86%) Lisp
5 7 (11.86%) R
6 5 (8.47%) Java
7 3 (5.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.39%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Erlang
9 1 (1.69%) F#
9 1 (1.69%) Haskell
9 1 (1.69%) Java 8
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.69%) logstash
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Google
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) EMC
3 1 (1.69%) IBM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Splunk
3 1 (1.69%) Sybase
3 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
3 1 (1.69%) Xilinx