Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 111 122
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 +33
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 32 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.59% 1.97% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.96% 5.39% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 7
Glasgow median annual salary £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,025 £38,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £75,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% +3.23% -13.89%

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 809 835 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.23% 36.53% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 540 540 445
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,625 £58,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 28 (87.50%) Analytics
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (56.25%) SDLC
4 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 13 (40.63%) HTML
6 13 (40.63%) CSS
6 13 (40.63%) HTML5
7 12 (37.50%) C#
7 12 (37.50%) Java
7 12 (37.50%) Python
7 12 (37.50%) Data Structures
8 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
8 11 (34.38%) OO
9 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
9 10 (31.25%) Data Visualisation
9 10 (31.25%) Machine Learning
9 10 (31.25%) Spring
9 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
9 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
9 10 (31.25%) J2EE
9 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
10 9 (28.13%) Qlik Sense
10 9 (28.13%) Complexity Analysis
10 9 (28.13%) Multithreaded Programming
10 9 (28.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 9 (28.13%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (28.13%) Data Science

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 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Apigee
1 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (3.13%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) Qlik Sense
3 9 (28.13%) QlikView
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (25.00%) Big Data
4 8 (25.00%) MySQL
4 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (21.88%) Data Mining
6 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 8 (25.00%) Subversion
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) NUnit
3 2 (6.25%) Ant
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
3 2 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) QlikView Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 5 (15.63%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (15.63%) Software Development Team Leader
4 5 (15.63%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate
6 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) CSS
1 13 (40.63%) HTML
1 13 (40.63%) HTML5
2 10 (31.25%) Hibernate
2 10 (31.25%) J2EE
2 10 (31.25%) Spring
3 8 (25.00%) Ajax
3 8 (25.00%) CSS3
3 8 (25.00%) EJB
3 8 (25.00%) JSP
3 8 (25.00%) Servlets
3 8 (25.00%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) RESTful
5 3 (9.38%) Java EE
6 2 (6.25%) JDBC
6 2 (6.25%) REST
6 2 (6.25%) Spring Batch
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (37.50%) Data Structures
3 7 (21.88%) Management Information System
4 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (3.13%) SCADA
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Analytics
2 18 (56.25%) SDLC
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis
4 11 (34.38%) OO
5 10 (31.25%) Data Modelling
5 10 (31.25%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (31.25%) Machine Learning
5 10 (31.25%) Visualisation
6 9 (28.13%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (28.13%) Complexity Analysis
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (28.13%) Data Science
6 9 (28.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 9 (28.13%) Multithreaded Programming
6 9 (28.13%) Multithreading
6 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 8 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) Java
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) R
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Cognos
1 9 (28.13%) Tableau
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter