Period
to 20 October 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 189 182 268
Rank change year-on-year -7 +86 +33
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 148 22 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.40% 0.55% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.66% 1.69% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 81 18 54
10th Percentile £41,250 £25,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £31,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +53.33% - -16.67%
75th Percentile £67,500 £47,500 £47,188
90th Percentile £85,000 £51,938 £57,125
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +4.00%

Data Structures 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 4,040 1,304 3,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.12% 32.64% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,884 1,051 3,025
10th Percentile £28,575 £27,500 £27,341
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £71,807
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Data Structures as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in the Midlands

Data Structures
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Data Structures in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Data Structures in the Midlands

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Data Structures in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in the Midlands

Data Structures
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 Data Structures within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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 +2 126 £60,000 +84.62% 16
East Midlands -58 22 £48,750 +14.71% 11
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, IT jobs citing Data Structures 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 Data Structures.

1 92 (62.16%) Social Skills
2 78 (52.70%) Algorithms
3 61 (41.22%) OO
3 61 (41.22%) Degree
4 60 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (39.19%) Computer Science
6 54 (36.49%) C++
7 52 (35.14%) UML
8 50 (33.78%) C
8 50 (33.78%) Games
9 49 (33.11%) TDD
9 49 (33.11%) Unit Testing
9 49 (33.11%) Computer Science Degree
10 46 (31.08%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (29.05%) Middleware
11 43 (29.05%) Multithreading
12 42 (28.38%) Data Warehouse
13 39 (26.35%) Finance
14 36 (24.32%) Data Modelling
14 36 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (20.95%) ETL
16 30 (20.27%) Mathematics
16 30 (20.27%) Analytics
17 29 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (19.59%) SQL
18 26 (17.57%) Line Management
19 25 (16.89%) Azure
20 23 (15.54%) NoSQL
21 22 (14.86%) AWS
22 21 (14.19%) Software Engineering

Data Structures
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 13 (8.78%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.76%) Apache
2 10 (6.76%) Confluence
3 8 (5.41%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.35%) GemFire
4 2 (1.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (9.46%) NetSuite
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle BRM
3 2 (1.35%) Magento
3 2 (1.35%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.89%) Azure
2 22 (14.86%) AWS
3 20 (13.51%) Power Platform
4 16 (10.81%) SaaS
5 8 (5.41%) Azure Data Factory
5 8 (5.41%) GCP
6 5 (3.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 5 (3.38%) Snowflake
7 3 (2.03%) IaaS
7 3 (2.03%) PaaS
8 2 (1.35%) Fivetran
8 2 (1.35%) GitHub
9 1 (0.68%) Apigee
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.68%) npm
9 1 (0.68%) Serverless
9 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.38%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (15.54%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.51%) Power BI
4 14 (9.46%) MySQL
4 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.11%) Hadoop
6 11 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (6.76%) Metadata
7 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (5.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.41%) Big Data
8 8 (5.41%) Data Lake
8 8 (5.41%) Data Mining
9 7 (4.73%) Tableau
10 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.38%) DB2
12 4 (2.70%) OLAP
12 4 (2.70%) OLTP
12 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Bitbucket
1 13 (8.78%) Git (software)
1 13 (8.78%) JIRA
2 8 (5.41%) ERwin
3 6 (4.05%) PHPUnit
3 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.38%) GitLab
5 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.35%) JUnit
6 2 (1.35%) PuPHPet
6 2 (1.35%) Selenium
6 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.35%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.68%) Grunt
7 1 (0.68%) Postman
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 92 (62.16%) Social Skills
2 50 (33.78%) Games
3 39 (26.35%) Finance
4 29 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (10.14%) Publishing
6 8 (5.41%) Retail
7 7 (4.73%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (4.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (2.70%) Front Office
10 3 (2.03%) Law
10 3 (2.03%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.68%) Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Legal
11 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 48 (32.43%) Programmer
2 33 (22.30%) Developer
3 29 (19.59%) Lead Programmer
4 14 (9.46%) Architect
4 14 (9.46%) Data Architect
5 12 (8.11%) Analyst
5 12 (8.11%) Consultant
5 12 (8.11%) Tools Programmer
6 11 (7.43%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Data Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Gameplay Programmer
8 9 (6.08%) NetSuite Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Administrator
9 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 8 (5.41%) DBA
9 8 (5.41%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (4.05%) PHP Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.05%) Middleware
2 16 (10.81%) Web Services
3 11 (7.43%) REST
4 10 (6.76%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.41%) RESTful
6 7 (4.73%) Kafka
7 6 (4.05%) Direct3D
7 6 (4.05%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.05%) Symfony
7 6 (4.05%) Vulkan
8 5 (3.38%) Laravel
8 5 (3.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (2.70%) LAMP
9 4 (2.70%) Spring
10 3 (2.03%) React
11 2 (1.35%) Behat
11 2 (1.35%) CSS
11 2 (1.35%) HTML
11 2 (1.35%) HTML5
11 2 (1.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (52.70%) Algorithms
2 16 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (9.46%) AS400
3 14 (9.46%) iSeries
4 13 (8.78%) Animation
5 8 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (4.05%) CUDA
6 6 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.38%) Replication
8 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.35%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.35%) Life Science
9 2 (1.35%) User Experience
10 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.68%) Equities
10 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.78%) Linux
2 11 (7.43%) Unix
3 8 (5.41%) Solaris
3 8 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) CentOS
4 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (41.22%) OO
2 60 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (39.19%) Computer Science
4 52 (35.14%) UML
5 49 (33.11%) TDD
5 49 (33.11%) Unit Testing
6 46 (31.08%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (29.05%) Multithreading
8 36 (24.32%) Data Modelling
8 36 (24.32%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (20.95%) ETL
10 30 (20.27%) Analytics
10 30 (20.27%) Mathematics
11 26 (17.57%) Line Management
12 21 (14.19%) Software Engineering
13 20 (13.51%) Artificial Intelligence
14 19 (12.84%) Physics
15 18 (12.16%) OOP
16 16 (10.81%) Data Analysis
16 16 (10.81%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (36.49%) C++
2 50 (33.78%) C
3 29 (19.59%) SQL
4 20 (13.51%) Java
5 15 (10.14%) PHP
5 15 (10.14%) Python
6 9 (6.08%) C#
6 9 (6.08%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.41%) PHP 7
8 6 (4.05%) HLSL
8 6 (4.05%) Scala
9 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.35%) Java 8
10 2 (1.35%) Perl
10 2 (1.35%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.68%) Go
11 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (41.22%) Degree
2 49 (33.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.38%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) IIBA
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) Accessibility
1 14 (9.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (7.43%) QA
3 7 (4.73%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.70%) SLA
5 1 (0.68%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.46%) JD Edwards
2 14 (9.46%) LANSA
3 10 (6.76%) Databricks
4 9 (6.08%) Oracle
5 8 (5.41%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.03%) Google
7 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.35%) SAP
7 2 (1.35%) Sybase
7 2 (1.35%) Talend
7 2 (1.35%) Teradata
7 2 (1.35%) WooCommerce
7 2 (1.35%) Xero
8 1 (0.68%) Cognos
8 1 (0.68%) Facebook
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat