Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 122 136
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 33 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.56% 1.23% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.80% 3.20% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 4
Glasgow median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,375 £39,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £52,250 £65,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +25.00% -13.51% +15.63%

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 869 874 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.18% 38.30% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 615 541 433
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £58,650
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +2.41%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 25 (75.76%) Analytics
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (51.52%) Data Structures
4 17 (51.52%) SDLC
5 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
5 15 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (39.39%) HTML
6 13 (39.39%) CSS
6 13 (39.39%) HTML5
7 12 (36.36%) Java
7 12 (36.36%) Python
7 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) Cognos
8 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 11 (33.33%) C#
8 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (33.33%) Tableau
8 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
8 11 (33.33%) QlikView
8 11 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
8 11 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
8 11 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 11 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
10 9 (27.27%) OO
11 8 (24.24%) Hibernate

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 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Apigee
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (3.03%) BrowserStack
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (33.33%) Qlik Sense
2 11 (33.33%) QlikView
3 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
4 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 5 (15.15%) Big Data
5 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
5 5 (15.15%) MySQL
6 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.15%) IntelliJ
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Ant
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) NUnit
4 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) JMeter
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Front Office
2 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) QlikView Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Data Scientist
4 4 (12.12%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Software Development Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
1 13 (39.39%) HTML5
2 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
2 8 (24.24%) Spring
3 7 (21.21%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) Ajax
4 5 (15.15%) CSS3
4 5 (15.15%) EJB
4 5 (15.15%) JSP
4 5 (15.15%) RESTful
4 5 (15.15%) Servlets
4 5 (15.15%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) JDBC
5 3 (9.09%) Kafka
5 3 (9.09%) Spring Batch
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) React
6 2 (6.06%) REST
6 2 (6.06%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (51.52%) Data Structures
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.03%) Fintech
6 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
6 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Analytics
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (51.52%) SDLC
4 11 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 11 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 11 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 11 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 11 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 9 (27.27%) OO
6 8 (24.24%) Data Science
6 8 (24.24%) Machine Learning
6 8 (24.24%) Web Development
7 7 (21.21%) Predictive Modelling
7 7 (21.21%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.15%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Python
3 11 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (18.18%) R
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Groovy
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 2 (6.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Cognos
1 11 (33.33%) Tableau
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Cognizant
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Solace
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter