Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 157 162
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5 +41
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 30 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.78% 1.43% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 3.56% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 75 53
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +23.53% -5.56%

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 1,683 1,770 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 43.98% 40.13% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,251 1,476 1,397
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,625 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.26% +5.56% +2.86%

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 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 16 December 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 11 £32,500 -
Borehamwood +5 8 £32,500 -
Hatfield -12 7 £57,500 +9.52%
Stevenage +10 3 - - 3
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Algorithms
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 20 (66.67%) Data Science
2 19 (63.33%) Mathematics
3 18 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 17 (56.67%) PhD
5 16 (53.33%) MATLAB
6 14 (46.67%) Python
7 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
7 13 (43.33%) Physics
7 13 (43.33%) Signal Processing
7 13 (43.33%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
8 12 (40.00%) Degree
9 11 (36.67%) Machine Learning
10 10 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
10 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (33.33%) Experimental Design
10 10 (33.33%) Acoustics
10 10 (33.33%) C++
11 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
11 9 (30.00%) Analytics
12 7 (23.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 6 (20.00%) SDLC
13 6 (20.00%) Google
13 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (16.67%) Linux
14 5 (16.67%) Master's Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (16.67%) Big Data
15 4 (13.33%) Docker
15 4 (13.33%) DevOps
15 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes

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 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) BigQuery
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (6.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Process Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Analytics Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) MATLAB Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) 3D Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Scientist
5 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) DirectX
1 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (6.67%) OpenGL
1 2 (6.67%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Acoustics
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Robotics
4 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (10.00%) Internet of Things
4 3 (10.00%) PMI
4 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (10.00%) Smart Home
5 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.33%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Data Science
2 19 (63.33%) Mathematics
3 18 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 13 (43.33%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
4 13 (43.33%) Physics
4 13 (43.33%) Signal Processing
5 11 (36.67%) Machine Learning
6 10 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
6 10 (33.33%) Experimental Design
6 10 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (30.00%) Analytics
7 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 4 (13.33%) DevOps
9 4 (13.33%) Project Management
9 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) MATLAB
2 14 (46.67%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 2 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Kotlin
6 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) PhD
2 12 (40.00%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) Master's Degree
4 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.00%) Grafana
3 2 (6.67%) Icinga
3 2 (6.67%) Kibana
3 2 (6.67%) logstash
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) Prometheus
3 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) PagerDuty
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle