Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 282 323
Rank change year-on-year +1 +41 +42
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 81 76 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% 0.62% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.50% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 87 70 30
North West median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +71.43% -16.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £41,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £45,577
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 4,956 5,078 4,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.98% 41.18% 35.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,830 4,203 3,465
North West median annual salary £43,125 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.81% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%

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 19 January 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 19 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
Manchester +1 60 £57,500 -4.17% 14
Cheshire -24 18 £35,000 -24.32% 4
Lancashire - 2 £51,250 -
Merseyside +22 1 £25,000 -22.48% 3
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Data Structures 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 49 (60.49%) SQL
2 37 (45.68%) Degree
3 32 (39.51%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (35.80%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (35.80%) Algorithms
5 26 (32.10%) Subversion
5 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
6 25 (30.86%) Mercurial
6 25 (30.86%) Software Engineering
6 25 (30.86%) Java
6 25 (30.86%) OO
7 24 (29.63%) Test Automation
8 23 (28.40%) NoSQL
9 22 (27.16%) Analytics
10 18 (22.22%) SAP
11 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (18.52%) QlikView
11 15 (18.52%) Power BI
12 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Excel
13 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
14 12 (14.81%) VBA
14 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (14.81%) ETL
14 12 (14.81%) Finance
15 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
15 11 (13.58%) Cognos
15 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
16 10 (12.35%) ETL Development
16 10 (12.35%) jQuery
17 9 (11.11%) SAP BPC

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 2 (2.47%) CMS
1 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.23%) Predix
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) SAP BPC
1 9 (11.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (6.17%) Magento
3 1 (1.23%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) npm
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Firebase
2 1 (1.23%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.52%) Power BI
2 15 (18.52%) QlikView
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
5 9 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.17%) MySQL
7 5 (6.17%) Pentaho
7 5 (6.17%) SAP BW
7 5 (6.17%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (4.94%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 4 (4.94%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (4.94%) Roambi
9 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
1 26 (32.10%) Subversion
2 25 (30.86%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.47%) webpack
4 1 (1.23%) Babel
4 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.23%) Grunt
4 1 (1.23%) gulp
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) NUnit
4 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.23%) PostCSS
4 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) Software Engineer
3 24 (29.63%) Java Engineer
3 24 (29.63%) Java Software Engineer
3 24 (29.63%) Senior Java Engineer
3 24 (29.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 24 (29.63%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Magento Developer
7 5 (6.17%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Cognos Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.47%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) jQuery
2 8 (9.88%) CSS
2 8 (9.88%) HTML
3 4 (4.94%) .NET
3 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.94%) JSON
4 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (3.70%) CSS3
4 3 (3.70%) HTML5
4 3 (3.70%) Node.js
4 3 (3.70%) REST
4 3 (3.70%) RESTful
4 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (3.70%) XML
5 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.47%) Web Services
5 2 (2.47%) XHTML
5 2 (2.47%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.80%) Algorithms
2 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Unix
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (35.80%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (30.86%) OO
3 25 (30.86%) Software Engineering
4 24 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 22 (27.16%) Analytics
6 12 (14.81%) ETL
7 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
8 10 (12.35%) ETL Development
9 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.17%) Data Integration
12 5 (6.17%) Prototyping
12 5 (6.17%) Use Case
13 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
13 4 (4.94%) System Testing
13 4 (4.94%) TDD
14 3 (3.70%) Data Management
14 3 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 49 (60.49%) SQL
2 25 (30.86%) Java
3 13 (16.05%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.81%) VBA
5 7 (8.64%) PHP
6 5 (6.17%) C#
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) ES7
8 2 (2.47%) XPath
9 1 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.23%) ES6
9 1 (1.23%) ES8
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (45.68%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) IFRS
2 7 (8.64%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) GDPR
4 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) SAP
2 11 (13.58%) Cognos
3 5 (6.17%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.47%) Tableau
5 1 (1.23%) Actuate
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Netezza
5 1 (1.23%) RedGate
5 1 (1.23%) Teradata
5 1 (1.23%) Zend