Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 279 226 319
Rank change year-on-year -53 +93 +16
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 81 139 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.69% 1.08% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 2.65% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 65 134 41
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £66,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -

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 4,633 5,250 5,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.33% 40.73% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,690 4,104 4,265
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -46 52 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Cheshire +6 18 £45,000 +17.65% 4
Lancashire +18 7 - -
Merseyside +18 3 £28,726 - 2
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 50 (61.73%) SQL
2 39 (48.15%) Algorithms
3 27 (33.33%) C#
4 26 (32.10%) OO
5 25 (30.86%) Java
6 24 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 24 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
9 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
10 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
10 19 (23.46%) Finance
11 18 (22.22%) Degree
11 18 (22.22%) Python
12 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
12 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
13 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
13 16 (19.75%) Decision-Making
14 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
14 15 (18.52%) T-SQL
14 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (17.28%) Data Analysis
15 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (16.05%) R
17 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 10 (12.35%) Migration
19 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
19 10 (12.35%) .NET

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 6 (7.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.23%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) npm
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) Broadband
1 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.46%) Relational Database
3 17 (20.99%) NoSQL
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
8 7 (8.64%) Power BI
8 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (3.70%) OLAP
12 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (2.47%) QlikView
12 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 9 (11.11%) Subversion
3 5 (6.17%) Selenium
3 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.70%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.70%) Protractor
4 3 (3.70%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.47%) Babel
5 2 (2.47%) GitLab
5 2 (2.47%) JSUnit
5 2 (2.47%) NUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.47%) webpack
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Billing
4 3 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Developer
2 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 9 (11.11%) DBA
2 9 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 9 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) Architect
3 8 (9.88%) C++ Developer
4 7 (8.64%) C# Architect
4 7 (8.64%) Java Architect
4 7 (8.64%) Java Technical Architect
4 7 (8.64%) PHP Architect
4 7 (8.64%) PHP Technical Architect
4 7 (8.64%) Python Developer
4 7 (8.64%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.41%) Junior Python Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) .NET
1 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
2 8 (9.88%) REST
3 4 (4.94%) HTML
3 4 (4.94%) HTML5
3 4 (4.94%) MDX
3 4 (4.94%) RESTful
4 3 (3.70%) JSON
5 2 (2.47%) CSS
5 2 (2.47%) DirectX
5 2 (2.47%) DOM
5 2 (2.47%) Enzyme
5 2 (2.47%) Immutable.js
5 2 (2.47%) Jest
5 2 (2.47%) Node.js
5 2 (2.47%) React
5 2 (2.47%) Redux
6 1 (1.23%) NumPy
6 1 (1.23%) SciPy
6 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (48.15%) Algorithms
2 23 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (19.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.41%) Derivative
4 6 (7.41%) Fintech
4 6 (7.41%) User Experience
5 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Android
1 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) OO
2 24 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 20 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
5 16 (19.75%) Decision-Making
6 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (17.28%) Data Analysis
8 10 (12.35%) Analytical Thinking
8 10 (12.35%) Data Science
8 10 (12.35%) High Availability
8 10 (12.35%) Migration
8 10 (12.35%) Presales
8 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
9 9 (11.11%) ETL
9 9 (11.11%) Scrum
10 8 (9.88%) Line Management
10 8 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (8.64%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 50 (61.73%) SQL
2 27 (33.33%) C#
3 25 (30.86%) Java
4 18 (22.22%) Python
5 15 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 13 (16.05%) R
7 9 (11.11%) PHP
8 8 (9.88%) C++
9 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (7.41%) HiveQL
10 6 (7.41%) Scala
11 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
12 4 (4.94%) ES6
13 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
14 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.47%) VC++
15 1 (1.23%) Perl
15 1 (1.23%) VBA
15 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) HDFS
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Google
2 4 (4.94%) Tableau
3 2 (2.47%) Cognizant
3 2 (2.47%) Informatica
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.23%) Netezza