Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 129 152
Rank change year-on-year -1 +23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 26 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 0.87% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.87% 2.23% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 2
Glasgow median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -27.27% +57.14%
10th Percentile £48,250 £37,750 £40,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,500 £67,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% +18.75%

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 907 897 1,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.87% 39.20% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 667 558 435
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% +2.33% +7.50%

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 14 (53.85%) Analytics
2 13 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 8 (30.77%) Web Development
6 8 (30.77%) QlikView
6 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 8 (30.77%) Cognos
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) SDLC
6 8 (30.77%) Qlik Sense
6 8 (30.77%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
6 8 (30.77%) HTML5
6 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (30.77%) Tableau
6 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
6 8 (30.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
6 8 (30.77%) Data Science
7 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving

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 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (30.77%) Qlik Sense
2 8 (30.77%) QlikView
3 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
3 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Ant
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) QlikView Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Data Scientist
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.85%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) HTML5
2 6 (23.08%) scikit-learn
3 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.54%) JDBC
3 3 (11.54%) Kafka
3 3 (11.54%) RESTful
3 3 (11.54%) Spring
3 3 (11.54%) Spring Batch
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) NumPy
4 2 (7.69%) Pandas
4 2 (7.69%) React
4 2 (7.69%) SciPy
5 1 (3.85%) CGI
5 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Fintech
4 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Analytics
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) Data Science
3 8 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (30.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 8 (30.77%) Machine Learning
3 8 (30.77%) Multithreaded Programming
3 8 (30.77%) Multithreading
3 8 (30.77%) SDLC
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (30.77%) Visualisation
3 8 (30.77%) Web Development
4 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Anomaly Detection
6 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
6 5 (19.23%) Statistics
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) R
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Clojure
6 1 (3.85%) Lisp
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cognos
1 8 (30.77%) Tableau
2 3 (11.54%) Apigee
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Solace
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO