Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 145 165 162
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 30 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.95% 1.30% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 3.13% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 55 49
Hertfordshire median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,125 £59,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% +16.67% -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,192 2,047 1,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 37.56% 41.50% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,613 1,271
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,300 £23,250
90th Percentile £75,350 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +12.36% -1.11%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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
Stevenage +13 21 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Hatfield +16 3 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Watford -1 3 £35,000 +7.69%
St Albans +26 1 £60,000 +26.32%
Welwyn - 1 £57,500 -
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 25 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 25 (83.33%) Data Science
2 24 (80.00%) PhD
3 22 (73.33%) Data Analysis
4 21 (70.00%) Analytics
5 20 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (63.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (60.00%) Python
8 17 (56.67%) Java
9 15 (50.00%) MATLAB
9 15 (50.00%) Machine Learning
10 14 (46.67%) C++
11 13 (43.33%) C
11 13 (43.33%) C#
11 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
12 12 (40.00%) R
12 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
12 12 (40.00%) Innovative Thinking
12 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (26.67%) Project Management
13 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
14 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
14 7 (23.33%) PMI
14 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
14 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
14 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
14 7 (23.33%) Line Management
14 7 (23.33%) SDLC
14 7 (23.33%) Presales

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 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) CPLEX
2 1 (3.33%) GNU Octave
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.33%) 5G
1 1 (3.33%) CDMA
1 1 (3.33%) LTE
1 1 (3.33%) NAS
1 1 (3.33%) Software-Defined Radio
1 1 (3.33%) TDMA
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Big Data
2 2 (6.67%) BigQuery
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.33%) OLAP
3 1 (3.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 19 (63.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Data Scientist
2 13 (43.33%) Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Analytics Manager
4 7 (23.33%) Data Analytics Manager
4 7 (23.33%) Project Manager
4 7 (23.33%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 2 (6.67%) Process Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Research Scientist
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) PMI
3 3 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.67%) Acoustics
5 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Data Science
1 25 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 22 (73.33%) Data Analysis
3 21 (70.00%) Analytics
4 15 (50.00%) Machine Learning
5 13 (43.33%) Visualisation
6 12 (40.00%) Innovative Thinking
6 12 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) Project Management
8 7 (23.33%) Business Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Change Control
8 7 (23.33%) Data Analytics
8 7 (23.33%) Line Management
8 7 (23.33%) Presales
8 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
8 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
8 7 (23.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Java
3 15 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 14 (46.67%) C++
5 13 (43.33%) C
5 13 (43.33%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) R
7 2 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) PhD
2 7 (23.33%) PMI Certification
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) Master's Degree
5 2 (6.67%) MPhil
5 2 (6.67%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau