Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 162 203
Rank change year-on-year +5 +41 -50
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 63 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.43% 1.25% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 3.17% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 51
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £78,750 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +8.43%

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 1867 1768 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 42.33% 39.44% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1559 1431 1673
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Hatfield +27 26 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Borehamwood -7 15 £32,500 -18.75%
Watford +6 12 £32,500 -38.10%
St Albans +8 7 £47,500 -13.64%
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £55,000 - 1
Stevenage - 3 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £47,500 -
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 31 (49.21%) Mathematics
2 24 (38.10%) Computer Science
3 23 (36.51%) Python
4 20 (31.75%) Machine Learning
5 18 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 18 (28.57%) SQL
6 17 (26.98%) .NET
6 17 (26.98%) C#
6 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
6 17 (26.98%) OpenGL
6 17 (26.98%) DirectX
7 16 (25.40%) MATLAB
7 16 (25.40%) C++
8 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
9 14 (22.22%) PhD
9 14 (22.22%) GLSL
9 14 (22.22%) Degree
10 13 (20.63%) JSON
10 13 (20.63%) Physics
10 13 (20.63%) OOD
10 13 (20.63%) OO
10 13 (20.63%) Data Analysis
10 13 (20.63%) LabVIEW
11 12 (19.05%) Finite Element Analysis
11 12 (19.05%) Data Acquisition
12 10 (15.87%) Retail
12 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
13 9 (14.29%) 3D Programming
13 9 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
14 8 (12.70%) Domain Models

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Simulink
1 1 (1.59%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
1 7 (11.11%) Serverless
2 5 (7.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) GIS
1 1 (1.59%) MySQL
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.63%) LabVIEW
3 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Gradle
4 1 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.87%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (50.79%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) MATLAB Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Process Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
5 9 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.70%) iOS Developer
7 7 (11.11%) 3D Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Applications Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Linux Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Product Owner
9 4 (6.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.76%) 3D Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Programmer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) .NET
1 17 (26.98%) DirectX
1 17 (26.98%) OpenGL
2 13 (20.63%) JSON
3 8 (12.70%) REST
4 7 (11.11%) Core Data
4 7 (11.11%) Django
4 7 (11.11%) Web Services
5 5 (7.94%) Ajax
5 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.94%) Backbone.js
5 5 (7.94%) CSS
5 5 (7.94%) HTML
5 5 (7.94%) HTML5
5 5 (7.94%) jQuery
5 5 (7.94%) Node.js
5 5 (7.94%) React
5 5 (7.94%) XML
6 3 (4.76%) Pandas
7 2 (3.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (7.94%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.94%) Minimum Viable Product
4 4 (6.35%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.59%) Optoelectronics
5 1 (1.59%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Mathematics
2 20 (31.75%) Machine Learning
3 18 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 13 (20.63%) Data Analysis
4 13 (20.63%) OO
4 13 (20.63%) OOD
4 13 (20.63%) Physics
5 12 (19.05%) Data Acquisition
5 12 (19.05%) Finite Element Analysis
6 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
7 9 (14.29%) 3D Programming
7 9 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
8 8 (12.70%) Concurrent Programming
8 8 (12.70%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (12.70%) Domain Models
8 8 (12.70%) iOS Development
8 8 (12.70%) Memory Management
8 8 (12.70%) SOLID
8 8 (12.70%) TDD
8 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) Python
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) C#
4 16 (25.40%) C++
4 16 (25.40%) MATLAB
5 14 (22.22%) GLSL
6 8 (12.70%) Apple Swift
7 5 (7.94%) Java
7 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.76%) R
9 1 (1.59%) Groovy
9 1 (1.59%) HLSL
9 1 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
1 14 (22.22%) PhD
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle