Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 259 283
Rank change year-on-year -24 +24 +56
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 98 137 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.68% 0.87% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 2.12% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 91 160 141
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,707 6,454 7,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.69% 41.00% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,284 5,164 5,618
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in the Midlands

Algorithms
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in the Midlands

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in the Midlands

Algorithms
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
West Midlands +11 53 £42,500 +6.25% 19
East Midlands -33 45 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 37 (37.76%) Python
4 33 (33.67%) C#
4 33 (33.67%) Java
4 33 (33.67%) SQL
5 32 (32.65%) Data Structures
6 31 (31.63%) Degree
7 30 (30.61%) JavaScript
8 28 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 24 (24.49%) Linux
10 23 (23.47%) Scrum
11 21 (21.43%) C++
11 21 (21.43%) Machine Learning
12 20 (20.41%) PHP
12 20 (20.41%) Jenkins
13 19 (19.39%) Oracle
13 19 (19.39%) Windows
13 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
14 18 (18.37%) Mathematics
14 18 (18.37%) Ruby
15 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (16.33%) Data Mining
15 16 (16.33%) Analytics
16 15 (15.31%) Perl
16 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
16 15 (15.31%) NoSQL
16 15 (15.31%) Software Testing
17 14 (14.29%) Google

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.16%) JBoss
2 8 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.16%) WildFly
3 7 (7.14%) Apache
4 5 (5.10%) Confluence
5 4 (4.08%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.06%) IIS
7 2 (2.04%) nginx
8 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.10%) Simulink
2 5 (5.10%) Stateflow
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.10%) GitHub
3 4 (4.08%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.06%) AdWords
4 3 (3.06%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.06%) npm
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.04%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) HTTP
1 2 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.02%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) Data Mining
2 15 (15.31%) NoSQL
3 12 (12.24%) Hadoop
3 12 (12.24%) MySQL
4 8 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.14%) Big Data
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (4.08%) GIS
7 4 (4.08%) Ingres
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.06%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (3.06%) MariaDB
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.02%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.24%) Maven
4 8 (8.16%) JUnit
4 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.12%) Subversion
6 5 (5.10%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.10%) JIRA
7 4 (4.08%) ANTLR
7 4 (4.08%) Appium
7 4 (4.08%) Artifactory
7 4 (4.08%) Mercurial
7 4 (4.08%) Robot Framework
7 4 (4.08%) Robotium
7 4 (4.08%) Selenium
7 4 (4.08%) TestNG
7 4 (4.08%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.06%) PHPUnit
8 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.06%) webpack
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 10 (10.20%) Electronics
3 9 (9.18%) Automotive
4 8 (8.16%) Banking
5 7 (7.14%) Marketing
5 7 (7.14%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.10%) Retail
7 3 (3.06%) Games
7 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.02%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 30 (30.61%) Developer
2 13 (13.27%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.18%) Consultant
4 9 (9.18%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Junior
5 8 (8.16%) Junior Developer
5 8 (8.16%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (6.12%) OBIEE Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Architect
7 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Software Architect
8 4 (4.08%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) CSS
1 10 (10.20%) Spring
2 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
2 9 (9.18%) HTML
3 8 (8.16%) .NET
3 8 (8.16%) Hibernate
3 8 (8.16%) HornetQ
3 8 (8.16%) J2EE
3 8 (8.16%) Java EE
3 8 (8.16%) JMS
3 8 (8.16%) JPA
3 8 (8.16%) Middleware
4 6 (6.12%) CSS3
4 6 (6.12%) HTML5
4 6 (6.12%) OpenCV
5 4 (4.08%) Lucene
5 4 (4.08%) OSGi
5 4 (4.08%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (3.06%) LAMP
6 3 (3.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.65%) Data Structures
2 28 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.20%) Fintech
5 4 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.08%) SWIFT
6 3 (3.06%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.04%) Infotainment
7 2 (2.04%) User Experience
7 2 (2.04%) VHDL
8 1 (1.02%) BBC
8 1 (1.02%) CUDA
8 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Linux
2 19 (19.39%) Windows
3 3 (3.06%) CentOS
3 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Android
4 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 23 (23.47%) Scrum
4 21 (21.43%) Machine Learning
5 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
6 18 (18.37%) Mathematics
7 16 (16.33%) Analytics
8 15 (15.31%) Software Testing
8 15 (15.31%) Test Automation
9 14 (14.29%) DevOps
9 14 (14.29%) OO
10 13 (13.27%) BDD
10 13 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (12.24%) Coaching
11 12 (12.24%) SDLC
12 11 (11.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 11 (11.22%) TDD
13 10 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (10.20%) Visualisation
14 9 (9.18%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) Python
2 33 (33.67%) C#
2 33 (33.67%) Java
2 33 (33.67%) SQL
3 30 (30.61%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.43%) C++
5 20 (20.41%) PHP
6 18 (18.37%) Ruby
7 15 (15.31%) Perl
8 12 (12.24%) PowerShell
8 12 (12.24%) Shell Script
9 11 (11.22%) C
10 8 (8.16%) MATLAB
11 7 (7.14%) Java 8
11 7 (7.14%) PL/SQL
12 6 (6.12%) Scala
13 4 (4.08%) R
14 3 (3.06%) VBA
15 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
15 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (31.63%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.06%) ISEB
3 3 (3.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) MISRA
3 4 (4.08%) SEPA
4 2 (2.04%) ISO 26262
5 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Firmware
2 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (12.24%) Puppet
3 9 (9.18%) Ansible
4 2 (2.04%) SELinux
Vendors
1 19 (19.39%) Oracle
2 14 (14.29%) Google
3 11 (11.22%) Talend
4 7 (7.14%) Informatica
4 7 (7.14%) Misys
5 5 (5.10%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.06%) SAP
7 2 (2.04%) EMC
7 2 (2.04%) MathWorks
7 2 (2.04%) Twitter
7 2 (2.04%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.02%) Alteryx
8 1 (1.02%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.02%) Tableau