Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 97 113
Rank change year-on-year +24 +16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 13 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.42% 1.07% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 2.92% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 2
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -25.93% +68.75%
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £57,000 £71,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 286 479 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 31.19% 36.70% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 236 380 475
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £38,375 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.23% -9.71% +10.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £22,700
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £66,000
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Kent

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Kent

Algorithms
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Chatham - 10 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £42,500 -
Algorithms
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 10 (76.92%) C++
1 10 (76.92%) Simulink
1 10 (76.92%) Workflow
1 10 (76.92%) Games
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
1 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
1 10 (76.92%) Physics
1 10 (76.92%) Performance Optimisation
1 10 (76.92%) Mathematical Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (15.38%) COBIT
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 2 (15.38%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
3 2 (15.38%) GDPR
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (7.69%) U-SQL

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (7.69%) Data Lake Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (76.92%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Programmer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Governance Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Governance Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Mathematical Modelling
1 10 (76.92%) Mathematics
1 10 (76.92%) Performance Optimisation
1 10 (76.92%) Physics
1 10 (76.92%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Compliance Audit
2 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
2 2 (15.38%) Data Security
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) CISM
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft