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

Algorithms
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 145 150
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 +76
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 56 67 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.22% 1.57% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.75% 3.87% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 39 71 45
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £91,500
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 2,038 1,733 2,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 44.53% 40.53% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,600 1,419 1,698
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,975 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Welwyn Garden City -29 13 - - 1
Hatfield -13 12 £52,500 -4.55%
Watford +8 10 £32,500 - 1
Stevenage - 8 £45,000 - 4
Borehamwood -2 4 £32,500 - 1
St Albans -16 3 £47,500 -9.52%
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 33 (58.93%) Mathematics
2 26 (46.43%) C++
2 26 (46.43%) MATLAB
3 23 (41.07%) Data Science
4 22 (39.29%) Machine Learning
5 21 (37.50%) PhD
5 21 (37.50%) Python
6 20 (35.71%) Signal Processing
7 17 (30.36%) Degree
7 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
8 16 (28.57%) Retail
8 16 (28.57%) Physics
8 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (26.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
11 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (19.64%) SQL
11 11 (19.64%) Data Analysis
11 11 (19.64%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (17.86%) Robotics
12 10 (17.86%) Java
12 10 (17.86%) C#
12 10 (17.86%) .NET
13 9 (16.07%) OpenGL
13 9 (16.07%) DirectX
13 9 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (14.29%) Decision-Making
14 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
14 8 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
14 8 (14.29%) LabVIEW

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 7 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (3.57%) Serverless
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) 3GPP
1 5 (8.93%) LTE
1 5 (8.93%) UMTS
1 5 (8.93%) WCDMA
1 5 (8.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (10.71%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.36%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Maven
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.57%) GitLab
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (28.57%) Retail
2 14 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.71%) Electronics
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Process Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Developer
3 8 (14.29%) MATLAB Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 6 (10.71%) Product Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Research Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Product Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Algorithm Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) DirectX
2 9 (16.07%) OpenGL
3 6 (10.71%) Keras
3 6 (10.71%) Lasagne
3 6 (10.71%) Pandas
3 6 (10.71%) scikit-learn
3 6 (10.71%) TensorFlow
3 6 (10.71%) Theano
4 2 (3.57%) Core Data
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) Django
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) JSON
4 2 (3.57%) REST
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) LINQ
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) WF
5 1 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Computer Science
2 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (17.86%) Robotics
4 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 6 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.36%) User Experience
7 2 (3.57%) PMI
8 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.79%) ASIC
8 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.79%) SCADA
8 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Mathematics
2 23 (41.07%) Data Science
3 22 (39.29%) Machine Learning
4 20 (35.71%) Signal Processing
5 16 (28.57%) Physics
6 15 (26.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (19.64%) Data Analysis
7 11 (19.64%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (16.07%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
9 8 (14.29%) Decision-Making
9 8 (14.29%) Finite Element Analysis
10 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 7 (12.50%) Prototyping
11 6 (10.71%) Computer Vision
11 6 (10.71%) Decision Tree
11 6 (10.71%) Random Forest
11 6 (10.71%) Reinforcement Learning
11 6 (10.71%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C++
1 26 (46.43%) MATLAB
2 21 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (19.64%) SQL
4 10 (17.86%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) C
5 7 (12.50%) R
6 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.14%) Scala
7 3 (5.36%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.57%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.57%) GLSL
9 1 (1.79%) PHP
9 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) PhD
2 17 (30.36%) Degree
3 6 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (1.79%) Google
1 1 (1.79%) Xamarin