Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 147 151
Rank change year-on-year -21 +4 +71
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 43 66 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.03% 1.60% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 3.81% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 57
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £34,500
90th Percentile £64,625 £57,500 £90,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,005 1,732 1,934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 47.89% 42.08% 43.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,531 1,453 1,552
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Hertfordshire

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Algorithms in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Hertfordshire

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Hertfordshire

Algorithms
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +10 13 £32,500 -
Borehamwood +7 8 £32,500 - 1
Hatfield -20 6 £62,500 +19.05%
Welwyn Garden City -34 5 - -
Stevenage - 4 - - 4
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 29 (67.44%) Data Science
2 25 (58.14%) MATLAB
2 25 (58.14%) Machine Learning
3 24 (55.81%) C++
4 23 (53.49%) Mathematics
5 22 (51.16%) PhD
6 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
6 19 (44.19%) Computer Science
7 18 (41.86%) Physics
7 18 (41.86%) Signal Processing
7 18 (41.86%) Telecoms
8 15 (34.88%) Python
9 11 (25.58%) Artificial Intelligence
9 11 (25.58%) Degree
10 10 (23.26%) Robotics
10 10 (23.26%) Analytics
11 9 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (20.93%) Finite Element Analysis
11 9 (20.93%) LabVIEW
11 9 (20.93%) Java
11 9 (20.93%) Data Acquisition
12 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.95%) Google
13 6 (13.95%) C
13 6 (13.95%) Big Data
13 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (13.95%) SDLC
13 6 (13.95%) Computer Vision
14 5 (11.63%) Decision-Making
14 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.65%) GitHub
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
1 3 (6.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.30%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.65%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) LabVIEW
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (41.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Process Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) MATLAB Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Research Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Data Scientist
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Analytics Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Data Analytics Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) 3D Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Supply Chain Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Keras
1 4 (9.30%) Lasagne
1 4 (9.30%) Pandas
1 4 (9.30%) scikit-learn
1 4 (9.30%) TensorFlow
1 4 (9.30%) Theano
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) DirectX
2 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.65%) OpenGL
2 2 (4.65%) Sensu
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.26%) Robotics
3 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
5 4 (9.30%) PMI
6 3 (6.98%) Acoustics
6 3 (6.98%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (6.98%) Internet of Things
6 3 (6.98%) Smart Home
7 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (2.33%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.33%) Social Media
8 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Data Science
2 25 (58.14%) Machine Learning
3 23 (53.49%) Mathematics
4 19 (44.19%) Data Analysis
5 18 (41.86%) Physics
5 18 (41.86%) Signal Processing
6 11 (25.58%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (23.26%) Analytics
8 9 (20.93%) Data Acquisition
8 9 (20.93%) Finite Element Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.95%) Computer Vision
10 6 (13.95%) SDLC
11 5 (11.63%) Decision-Making
11 5 (11.63%) Line Management
11 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
12 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
12 4 (9.30%) Neural Network
12 4 (9.30%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) MATLAB
2 24 (55.81%) C++
3 15 (34.88%) Python
4 9 (20.93%) Java
5 6 (13.95%) C
6 5 (11.63%) R
7 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.30%) Scala
8 3 (6.98%) Kotlin
8 3 (6.98%) SQL
9 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.65%) C#
9 2 (4.65%) Ruby
10 1 (2.33%) PHP
10 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) PhD
2 11 (25.58%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Grafana
1 3 (6.98%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.65%) Icinga
2 2 (4.65%) Kibana
2 2 (4.65%) logstash
2 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) Prometheus
2 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) PagerDuty