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to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > London
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 91 135 183
Rank change year-on-year +44 +48 -4
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 2,967 1,069 641
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 3.94% 2.61% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.83% 5.96% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 628 475 521
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £100,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £110,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%

Algorithms is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 37,910 17,941 13,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 50.32% 43.84% 40.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15,171 11,042 10,586
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.93% +2.61% +4.55%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Algorithms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in London

Algorithms
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in London.

Salary trend for Algorithms in London

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Algorithms in London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in London

Algorithms
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the London region over the 6 months to 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
South London +57 167 £45,000 -43.75% 2
Central London -26 139 £87,500 +9.38% 52
West London +50 133 £73,750 -22.37% 16
East London - 96 £70,000 - 23
North London +2 43 - - 1
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 1,961 (66.09%) Python
2 1,285 (43.31%) Software Engineering
3 1,274 (42.94%) Data Science
4 1,263 (42.57%) Machine Learning
5 1,250 (42.13%) Agile
6 1,241 (41.83%) Java
7 1,186 (39.97%) Data Structures
8 1,038 (34.98%) AWS
9 1,019 (34.34%) SQL
10 914 (30.81%) Finance
11 881 (29.69%) Social Skills
12 840 (28.31%) Kubernetes
13 828 (27.91%) Degree
14 809 (27.27%) Microservices
15 796 (26.83%) JavaScript
16 789 (26.59%) Computer Science
17 774 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
17 774 (26.09%) CI/CD
18 683 (23.02%) TDD
19 664 (22.38%) GCP
20 656 (22.11%) Analytics
21 601 (20.26%) Mentoring
22 562 (18.94%) DevOps
23 543 (18.30%) Serverless
24 537 (18.10%) Docker
25 521 (17.56%) Azure
26 503 (16.95%) Google
27 500 (16.85%) Git (software)
28 490 (16.51%) Big Data
29 476 (16.04%) C++

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 407 (13.72%) Apache Spark
2 156 (5.26%) Apache
3 114 (3.84%) Apache Airflow
4 23 (0.78%) SAS
5 22 (0.74%) CMS
6 21 (0.71%) Ethereum
7 16 (0.54%) Headless CMS
8 14 (0.47%) Apache Solr
9 13 (0.44%) Apache Pig
10 12 (0.40%) Apache Synapse
11 10 (0.34%) Jupyter
12 9 (0.30%) nginx
13 8 (0.27%) Confluence
14 7 (0.24%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.20%) Jetty
15 6 (0.20%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.20%) R Markdown
15 6 (0.20%) WordPress
16 4 (0.13%) GeoServer
16 4 (0.13%) WinCC
Applications
1 39 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
2 19 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (0.57%) Chatbot
5 12 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.10%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.034%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 19 (0.64%) Shopify
2 15 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
3 12 (0.40%) R3 Corda
4 11 (0.37%) Magento
5 5 (0.17%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.10%) Quorum
7 1 (0.034%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1,038 (34.98%) AWS
2 664 (22.38%) GCP
3 543 (18.30%) Serverless
4 521 (17.56%) Azure
5 252 (8.49%) AWS Lambda
6 234 (7.89%) Cloud Functions
7 154 (5.19%) Google Kubernetes Engine
8 143 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
9 135 (4.55%) OpenShift
10 129 (4.35%) Amazon S3
11 124 (4.18%) Dialogflow
12 111 (3.74%) Google App Engine
12 111 (3.74%) Snowflake
13 109 (3.67%) Google Compute Engine
14 103 (3.47%) SaaS
15 100 (3.37%) Amazon Kinesis
16 84 (2.83%) GitHub
17 71 (2.39%) Slack
18 63 (2.12%) Amazon SageMaker
19 61 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 210 (7.08%) Internet
2 70 (2.36%) HTTP
3 47 (1.58%) MQTT
4 32 (1.08%) AMQP
5 31 (1.04%) Firewall
6 22 (0.74%) VPN
7 20 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.27%) DNS
8 8 (0.27%) ICMP
8 8 (0.27%) Wireless
9 4 (0.13%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.10%) WebEx
10 3 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.067%) PPP
11 2 (0.067%) SNMP
11 2 (0.067%) SSH
11 2 (0.067%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.034%) FTP
12 1 (0.034%) UWB
12 1 (0.034%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 490 (16.51%) Big Data
2 367 (12.37%) NoSQL
3 328 (11.05%) PostgreSQL
4 252 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 232 (7.82%) SQL Server
6 195 (6.57%) MongoDB
7 192 (6.47%) MySQL
8 182 (6.13%) BigQuery
9 175 (5.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 142 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
10 142 (4.79%) Flink
11 116 (3.91%) Hadoop
12 108 (3.64%) Cloud Spanner
13 104 (3.51%) Data Lake
14 103 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
15 99 (3.34%) Amazon Redshift
15 99 (3.34%) Tableau
16 95 (3.20%) Redis
17 79 (2.66%) Data Mining
18 77 (2.60%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 500 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 294 (9.91%) JIRA
3 218 (7.35%) Jenkins
4 160 (5.39%) Maven
5 151 (5.09%) Gradle
6 142 (4.79%) Ant
7 136 (4.58%) Subversion
8 74 (2.49%) CircleCI
9 55 (1.85%) Cypress.io
10 45 (1.52%) GitLab
10 45 (1.52%) JUnit
11 42 (1.42%) git-flow
12 30 (1.01%) CMake
12 30 (1.01%) Selenium
13 28 (0.94%) Mockito
14 25 (0.84%) Postman
15 23 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
15 23 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (0.74%) Bitbucket
17 20 (0.67%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 914 (30.81%) Finance
2 881 (29.69%) Social Skills
3 389 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
4 346 (11.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 252 (8.49%) Manufacturing
6 242 (8.16%) Marketing
7 233 (7.85%) Games
8 211 (7.11%) Banking
9 140 (4.72%) Retail
10 110 (3.71%) Advertising
11 98 (3.30%) Legal
12 80 (2.70%) Financial Institution
13 51 (1.72%) Influencing Skills
14 48 (1.62%) Telecoms
15 45 (1.52%) Aerospace
16 43 (1.45%) Organisational Skills
17 41 (1.38%) Front Office
17 41 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 41 (1.38%) Presentation Skills
18 38 (1.28%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 727 (24.50%) Software Engineer
2 490 (16.51%) Developer
3 343 (11.56%) Data Scientist
4 295 (9.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 217 (7.31%) Data Engineer
6 195 (6.57%) Java Engineer
7 170 (5.73%) Senior Data Scientist
8 151 (5.09%) Cloud Engineer
9 140 (4.72%) Senior Developer
10 130 (4.38%) Senior Java Engineer
11 111 (3.74%) GCP Engineer
12 90 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
13 85 (2.86%) Analyst
13 85 (2.86%) Java Developer
14 83 (2.80%) Full Stack Developer
15 72 (2.43%) Backend Developer
16 67 (2.26%) Software Developer
17 66 (2.22%) Python Engineer
18 65 (2.19%) Senior Data Engineer
19 60 (2.02%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (14.46%) React
2 313 (10.55%) REST
3 293 (9.88%) HTML
4 271 (9.13%) CSS
5 262 (8.83%) AngularJS
6 253 (8.53%) .NET
7 250 (8.43%) Kafka
8 243 (8.19%) RESTful
9 212 (7.15%) Node.js
10 198 (6.67%) Spring
11 186 (6.27%) TensorFlow
12 169 (5.70%) scikit-learn
13 152 (5.12%) ASP.NET
13 152 (5.12%) Pandas
14 134 (4.52%) Vue.js
15 130 (4.38%) HTML5
16 126 (4.25%) JDBC
17 114 (3.84%) PyTorch
18 110 (3.71%) Web Services
19 109 (3.67%) Apache Beam
Miscellaneous
1 1,186 (39.97%) Data Structures
2 263 (8.86%) User Experience
3 253 (8.53%) Life Science
4 140 (4.72%) Linux Command Line
5 123 (4.15%) Cloud Native
6 113 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 110 (3.71%) Legacy Applications
8 101 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
9 89 (3.00%) Mobile App
10 76 (2.56%) Public Cloud
11 56 (1.89%) Renewable Energy
11 56 (1.89%) Robotics
12 55 (1.85%) IoT
13 54 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
14 40 (1.35%) Blockchain
14 40 (1.35%) Hedge funds
15 36 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 35 (1.18%) Blog
17 34 (1.15%) Educational Technology
18 29 (0.98%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 399 (13.45%) Linux
2 334 (11.26%) Unix
3 104 (3.51%) Android
4 72 (2.43%) Windows
5 62 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (0.37%) VMS
8 10 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.30%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.034%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,285 (43.31%) Software Engineering
2 1,274 (42.94%) Data Science
3 1,263 (42.57%) Machine Learning
4 1,250 (42.13%) Agile
5 809 (27.27%) Microservices
6 789 (26.59%) Computer Science
7 774 (26.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 774 (26.09%) CI/CD
8 683 (23.02%) TDD
9 656 (22.11%) Analytics
10 601 (20.26%) Mentoring
11 562 (18.94%) DevOps
12 417 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
13 413 (13.92%) Mathematics
14 392 (13.21%) Coaching
15 385 (12.98%) Test Automation
16 374 (12.61%) Full Stack Development
17 369 (12.44%) Data Engineering
18 359 (12.10%) Scrum
19 326 (10.99%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 1,961 (66.09%) Python
2 1,241 (41.83%) Java
3 1,019 (34.34%) SQL
4 796 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 476 (16.04%) C++
6 295 (9.94%) C#
7 274 (9.23%) C
7 274 (9.23%) Ruby
8 272 (9.17%) Go
9 257 (8.66%) TypeScript
10 249 (8.39%) Scala
11 182 (6.13%) PowerShell
12 176 (5.93%) R
13 167 (5.63%) PHP
14 159 (5.36%) Perl
15 153 (5.16%) Shell Script
16 116 (3.91%) Kotlin
17 110 (3.71%) Objective-C
18 102 (3.44%) MATLAB
19 94 (3.17%) Bash
Qualifications
1 828 (27.91%) Degree
2 402 (13.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 207 (6.98%) PhD
4 117 (3.94%) Master's Degree
5 53 (1.79%) AWS Certification
6 50 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (0.47%) MBA
8 13 (0.44%) Sun Certification
9 10 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.34%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.13%) HNC
12 4 (0.13%) HND
12 4 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.067%) CCNA
13 2 (0.067%) CCNP
13 2 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.067%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (5.90%) QA
2 167 (5.63%) Accessibility
3 64 (2.16%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.13%) IEC 61131
5 1 (0.034%) GDPR
5 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.034%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.034%) JTAG
5 1 (0.034%) SOC 2
5 1 (0.034%) Solvency II
System Software
1 537 (18.10%) Docker
2 55 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 41 (1.38%) Apache Flume
4 32 (1.08%) Firmware
5 11 (0.37%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (0.27%) KVM
7 2 (0.067%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 840 (28.31%) Kubernetes
2 187 (6.30%) Terraform
3 61 (2.06%) Prometheus
4 57 (1.92%) Grafana
5 41 (1.38%) Oozie
6 40 (1.35%) Istio
7 23 (0.78%) Ansible
7 23 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
8 20 (0.67%) Kibana
9 19 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (0.54%) logstash
11 15 (0.51%) HAProxy
11 15 (0.51%) MIIS
11 15 (0.51%) Opsgenie
11 15 (0.51%) Pingdom
11 15 (0.51%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
13 7 (0.24%) Kubeflow
14 5 (0.17%) Mesos
14 5 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 503 (16.95%) Google
2 208 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 189 (6.37%) Twitter
4 108 (3.64%) Databricks
5 51 (1.72%) Funding Circle
6 44 (1.48%) Alteryx
7 42 (1.42%) Oracle
8 41 (1.38%) Cloudera
9 34 (1.15%) Facebook
10 29 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (0.98%) Zopa
11 28 (0.94%) Apple
12 27 (0.91%) DataRobot
13 25 (0.84%) MuleSoft
14 24 (0.81%) Sony
15 19 (0.64%) Cisco
15 19 (0.64%) Meraki
15 19 (0.64%) Sun
15 19 (0.64%) TikTok
16 18 (0.61%) Spotify