Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 314 328
Rank change year-on-year +66 +14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 126 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.43% 1.12% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 123 49 38
North West median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +71.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £45,577
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

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 5189 5010 4702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.27% 40.15% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4191 3735
North West median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +42 98 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Cheshire -16 24 £36,500 -14.12% 1
Lancashire - 2 £51,250 -
Merseyside +15 1 £25,000 -23.08%
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 83 (65.87%) SQL
2 53 (42.06%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (40.48%) Test Automation
3 51 (40.48%) OO
4 47 (37.30%) Analytics
5 46 (36.51%) Java
6 45 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (32.54%) Degree
9 32 (25.40%) Software Engineering
10 31 (24.60%) C#
11 30 (23.81%) Algorithms
12 28 (22.22%) Subversion
12 28 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 26 (20.63%) Mercurial
14 24 (19.05%) NoSQL
14 24 (19.05%) Web Services
15 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
15 23 (18.25%) ETL
15 23 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
16 22 (17.46%) Hadoop
17 21 (16.67%) Data Modelling
17 21 (16.67%) SAP
17 21 (16.67%) Open Source
18 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (15.87%) Big Data
19 19 (15.08%) Apache Spark
19 19 (15.08%) Power BI
19 19 (15.08%) Data Analysis
19 19 (15.08%) Scala

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 19 (15.08%) Apache Spark
2 18 (14.29%) Apache
3 6 (4.76%) SAS
4 4 (3.17%) OpenEdge
4 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.59%) CMS
5 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.79%) Predix
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) SAP BPC
1 9 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (4.76%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.17%) SaaS
5 2 (1.59%) Firebase
5 2 (1.59%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) Ethernet
1 4 (3.17%) RS-232
1 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
3 22 (17.46%) Hadoop
4 20 (15.87%) Big Data
4 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (15.08%) Power BI
6 18 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
6 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (14.29%) QlikView
7 13 (10.32%) Relational Database
7 13 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (8.73%) RDBMS
9 9 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 6 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
10 6 (4.76%) MySQL
10 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (3.97%) Pentaho
11 5 (3.97%) SAP BW
11 5 (3.97%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 28 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 28 (22.22%) Subversion
2 26 (20.63%) Mercurial
3 6 (4.76%) NUnit
3 6 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Blend
4 4 (3.17%) MSI
4 4 (3.17%) MSTest
4 4 (3.17%) NuGet
4 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.17%) WiX
5 3 (2.38%) JIRA
6 2 (1.59%) Babel
6 2 (1.59%) ReSharper
6 2 (1.59%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.59%) webpack
7 1 (0.79%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (15.08%) Finance
2 7 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (1.59%) Banking
3 2 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (45.24%) Developer
2 28 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Java Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Java Software Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Senior Java Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 22 (17.46%) Senior Software Engineer
4 18 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 16 (12.70%) Java Developer
6 15 (11.90%) Junior
6 15 (11.90%) Junior Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Apache Spark Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Java Scala Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Junior C# Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Junior Java Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Scala Developer
8 12 (9.52%) Analyst
9 11 (8.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (7.94%) Consultant
10 10 (7.94%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.05%) Web Services
2 19 (15.08%) .NET
3 13 (10.32%) .NET Framework
4 11 (8.73%) jQuery
4 11 (8.73%) WCF
5 10 (7.94%) CSS
6 9 (7.14%) HTML
6 9 (7.14%) XML
7 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.76%) CSS3
9 6 (4.76%) Entity Framework
9 6 (4.76%) WPF
10 5 (3.97%) LINQ
10 5 (3.97%) REST
11 4 (3.17%) .NET Compact Framework
11 4 (3.17%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.81%) Algorithms
2 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.17%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 4 (3.17%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.17%) Renewable Energy
4 4 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.56%) Unix
2 6 (4.76%) Windows
3 5 (3.97%) Linux
4 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
4 4 (3.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) Continuous Integration
2 51 (40.48%) OO
2 51 (40.48%) Test Automation
3 47 (37.30%) Analytics
4 45 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (34.13%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (25.40%) Software Engineering
7 23 (18.25%) ETL
8 21 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 21 (16.67%) Open Source
9 19 (15.08%) Data Analysis
10 18 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
10 18 (14.29%) MapReduce
11 13 (10.32%) ETL Development
12 12 (9.52%) MVC
13 9 (7.14%) Data Management
13 9 (7.14%) TDD
14 8 (6.35%) Test Scripting
15 7 (5.56%) Prototyping
15 7 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 83 (65.87%) SQL
2 46 (36.51%) Java
3 31 (24.60%) C#
4 19 (15.08%) Python
4 19 (15.08%) Scala
5 18 (14.29%) Clojure
5 18 (14.29%) Haskell
6 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.94%) VBA
8 9 (7.14%) PHP
9 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.97%) VB
11 4 (3.17%) C
11 4 (3.17%) C++
11 4 (3.17%) XAML
11 4 (3.17%) XPath
12 2 (1.59%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (32.54%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) QA
2 10 (7.94%) Data Quality
3 9 (7.14%) IFRS
4 2 (1.59%) GDPR
5 1 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (16.67%) SAP
2 14 (11.11%) Cognos
3 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.76%) Teradata
5 5 (3.97%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.17%) IBM
6 4 (3.17%) Informatica
6 4 (3.17%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.17%) Tableau
6 4 (3.17%) Trillium
7 3 (2.38%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle
8 2 (1.59%) Actuate
8 2 (1.59%) Zend
9 1 (0.79%) Ariba
9 1 (0.79%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.79%) Datanomic
9 1 (0.79%) Netezza
9 1 (0.79%) RedGate