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

Algorithms
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 270 305
Rank change year-on-year -2 +35 +18
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 119 139 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.79% 0.84% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 2.29% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123 131 73
Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +15.00%

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 5,490 6,079 6,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 36.59% 36.60% 35.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,294 4,586 4,874
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,760 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +25 69 £35,000 +27.27% 15
East Midlands -9 59 £29,000 -33.71% 6
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (49.58%) C#
3 54 (45.38%) Software Engineering
4 50 (42.02%) Python
5 48 (40.34%) Scrum
6 45 (37.82%) JavaScript
7 42 (35.29%) Java
7 42 (35.29%) Linux
8 41 (34.45%) Degree
9 34 (28.57%) C++
10 32 (26.89%) Mathematics
11 31 (26.05%) .NET
12 30 (25.21%) Computer Science
13 29 (24.37%) HTML
14 27 (22.69%) SQL
14 27 (22.69%) Data Structures
15 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
15 26 (21.85%) PHP
16 25 (21.01%) Windows
16 25 (21.01%) Electronics
16 25 (21.01%) Games
17 23 (19.33%) OO
17 23 (19.33%) TDD
17 23 (19.33%) Computer Vision
18 22 (18.49%) GitHub
18 22 (18.49%) Google
19 21 (17.65%) NoSQL
19 21 (17.65%) Machine Learning
20 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
20 20 (16.81%) Test Automation

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 10 (8.40%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.88%) Apache
2 7 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Simulink
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.49%) GitHub
2 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.72%) SSL
2 7 (5.88%) BGP
2 7 (5.88%) DHCP
2 7 (5.88%) DMVPN
2 7 (5.88%) DNS
2 7 (5.88%) EIGRP
2 7 (5.88%) HSRP
2 7 (5.88%) HTTP
2 7 (5.88%) Internet
2 7 (5.88%) ISDN
2 7 (5.88%) OSPF
2 7 (5.88%) RTCP
2 7 (5.88%) RTP
2 7 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 7 (5.88%) VoIP
2 7 (5.88%) VPN
2 7 (5.88%) Wireless
3 3 (2.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.84%) IPsec
4 1 (0.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 11 (9.24%) MySQL
4 10 (8.40%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.04%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.20%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.20%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.20%) Sqoop
6 5 (4.20%) SSDT
7 3 (2.52%) Big Data
8 2 (1.68%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.84%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
1 20 (16.81%) Subversion
2 16 (13.45%) Visual Studio
3 15 (12.61%) Jenkins
4 13 (10.92%) Mercurial
5 9 (7.56%) JIRA
6 4 (3.36%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (21.01%) Electronics
1 25 (21.01%) Games
2 14 (11.76%) Finance
3 12 (10.08%) Marketing
4 7 (5.88%) Banking
4 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.52%) Military
6 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (42.86%) Developer
2 38 (31.93%) Software Engineer
3 23 (19.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (16.81%) Graduate
4 20 (16.81%) Graduate Developer
5 19 (15.97%) .NET Developer
5 19 (15.97%) Software Developer
6 18 (15.13%) Graduate Software Developer
7 13 (10.92%) C++ Developer
7 13 (10.92%) C++ Software Developer
7 13 (10.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 13 (10.92%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 13 (10.92%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
7 13 (10.92%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (10.92%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 12 (10.08%) C# Developer
8 12 (10.08%) Junior
8 12 (10.08%) Junior Developer
9 11 (9.24%) Full Stack Developer
10 10 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) .NET
2 29 (24.37%) HTML
3 19 (15.97%) CSS
4 16 (13.45%) HTML5
5 13 (10.92%) Middleware
6 12 (10.08%) AngularJS
6 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET
7 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (7.56%) Polymer
8 9 (7.56%) Web Components
9 7 (5.88%) Apache Flex
9 7 (5.88%) CSS3
9 7 (5.88%) JSON
9 7 (5.88%) Pixi.js
9 7 (5.88%) RESTful
9 7 (5.88%) WebGL
9 7 (5.88%) WebSockets
10 6 (5.04%) WinForms
11 5 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (4.20%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.21%) Computer Science
2 27 (22.69%) Data Structures
3 19 (15.97%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.56%) Video\Live Streaming
5 7 (5.88%) User Experience
6 6 (5.04%) Clustering
6 6 (5.04%) Replication
7 5 (4.20%) BBC
7 5 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (3.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (3.36%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.36%) VHDL
9 3 (2.52%) ASIC
9 3 (2.52%) CPLD
10 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.68%) PMI
11 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.84%) PKI
11 1 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.29%) Linux
2 25 (21.01%) Windows
3 13 (10.92%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.36%) Unix
5 2 (1.68%) Android
5 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (45.38%) Software Engineering
3 48 (40.34%) Scrum
4 32 (26.89%) Mathematics
5 23 (19.33%) Computer Vision
5 23 (19.33%) OO
5 23 (19.33%) TDD
6 21 (17.65%) Machine Learning
7 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
8 19 (15.97%) Configuration Management
9 16 (13.45%) Analytics
9 16 (13.45%) Open Source
10 15 (12.61%) BDD
10 15 (12.61%) Coaching
10 15 (12.61%) Software Testing
11 14 (11.76%) DevOps
11 14 (11.76%) Physics
12 12 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (9.24%) Multithreading
13 11 (9.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.58%) C#
2 50 (42.02%) Python
3 45 (37.82%) JavaScript
4 42 (35.29%) Java
5 34 (28.57%) C++
6 27 (22.69%) SQL
7 26 (21.85%) PHP
8 18 (15.13%) Perl
9 17 (14.29%) Ruby
9 17 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
11 14 (11.76%) MATLAB
12 10 (8.40%) T-SQL
13 8 (6.72%) R
14 6 (5.04%) Assembly Language
14 6 (5.04%) C
15 5 (4.20%) F#
15 5 (4.20%) XAML
16 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (34.45%) Degree
2 16 (13.45%) PhD
3 9 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (5.88%) CCNA
4 7 (5.88%) CCNP
4 7 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) QA
2 8 (6.72%) IEC 61508
2 8 (6.72%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) Firmware
2 7 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (12.61%) Puppet
2 8 (6.72%) Ansible
3 7 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (5.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (4.20%) Oozie
5 1 (0.84%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.84%) SELinux
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Google
2 8 (6.72%) Cisco
3 7 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle
4 6 (5.04%) Twitter
5 3 (2.52%) EMC
5 3 (2.52%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (2.52%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.84%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.84%) Reuters
6 1 (0.84%) Talend