Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > North West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 272 310
Rank change year-on-year 0 +38 +18
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 82 99 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 0.75% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 1.97% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 65 101 53
North West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.33% +71.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.61% -11.20% +4.17%

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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,439 5,023 4,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.22% 38.06% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,539 3,879 4,089
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Structures as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in the North West

Data Structures
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Structures in the North West.

Salary trend for Data Structures in the North West

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in the North West over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in the North West

Data Structures
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Structures within the North West region over the 6 months to 13 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
Manchester -6 50 £57,500 - 3
Cheshire +23 22 £47,500 +32.87% 7
Lancashire +16 8 £42,500 -17.07%
Merseyside +10 1 £18,000 -28.00%
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 47 (57.32%) Algorithms
2 44 (53.66%) SQL
3 39 (47.56%) Java
3 39 (47.56%) OO
4 36 (43.90%) C#
5 28 (34.15%) Software Engineering
5 28 (34.15%) Relational Database
5 28 (34.15%) Degree
6 27 (32.93%) Test Automation
7 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
8 24 (29.27%) Finance
8 24 (29.27%) Decision-Making
9 23 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (26.83%) NoSQL
11 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (24.39%) Python
13 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
14 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
15 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
16 15 (18.29%) C++
16 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
16 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (18.29%) Mathematics
16 15 (18.29%) R
17 14 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
18 13 (15.85%) Fintech
18 13 (15.85%) Derivative
18 13 (15.85%) Subversion
18 13 (15.85%) User Experience
18 13 (15.85%) Physics

Data Structures
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) npm
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Broadband
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.15%) Relational Database
2 22 (26.83%) NoSQL
3 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (10.98%) RDBMS
5 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.88%) Power BI
8 4 (4.88%) QlikView
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.44%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.22%) OLAP
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.85%) Mercurial
2 13 (15.85%) Subversion
3 5 (6.10%) Selenium
3 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.66%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.66%) Protractor
4 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.66%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.66%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.44%) Babel
5 2 (2.44%) GitLab
5 2 (2.44%) JSUnit
5 2 (2.44%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.44%) webpack
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Investment Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Billing
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) C++ Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Python Developer
4 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
4 13 (15.85%) C++/C# Developer
4 13 (15.85%) C++/Java Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Graduate C# Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Graduate Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Graduate Java Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Java Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Junior C# Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Junior Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Junior Java Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Junior Python Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Senior Java Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) .NET
2 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
3 8 (9.76%) REST
4 6 (7.32%) HTML
5 4 (4.88%) CSS
5 4 (4.88%) HTML5
5 4 (4.88%) RESTful
6 3 (3.66%) JSON
7 2 (2.44%) DirectX
7 2 (2.44%) DOM
7 2 (2.44%) Enzyme
7 2 (2.44%) Immutable.js
7 2 (2.44%) Jest
7 2 (2.44%) jQuery
7 2 (2.44%) MDX
7 2 (2.44%) Node.js
7 2 (2.44%) React
7 2 (2.44%) Redux
8 1 (1.22%) Anaconda
8 1 (1.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 47 (57.32%) Algorithms
2 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.85%) Derivative
3 13 (15.85%) Fintech
3 13 (15.85%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) Android
1 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (1.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) OO
2 28 (34.15%) Software Engineering
3 27 (32.93%) Test Automation
4 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
5 24 (29.27%) Decision-Making
6 23 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (18.29%) Mathematics
8 14 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (15.85%) Physics
10 12 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (13.41%) Risk Management
11 11 (13.41%) Scrum
12 10 (12.20%) ETL
13 9 (10.98%) Data Analysis
13 9 (10.98%) Kanban
13 9 (10.98%) OOA/OOD
13 9 (10.98%) RUP
13 9 (10.98%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 9 (10.98%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) SQL
2 39 (47.56%) Java
3 36 (43.90%) C#
4 20 (24.39%) Python
5 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
6 15 (18.29%) C++
6 15 (18.29%) R
7 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
8 8 (9.76%) PHP
9 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.88%) ES6
11 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.44%) VC++
13 1 (1.22%) Perl
13 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.22%) VBA
13 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) HDFS
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Google
2 4 (4.88%) Tableau
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.44%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.44%) Informatica
4 2 (2.44%) Teradata
5 1 (1.22%) Actuate
5 1 (1.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.22%) Netezza