Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > North West
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 308 246
Rank change year-on-year +115 -62 +65
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 147 68 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.44% 0.53% 0.95%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 1.43% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 87 57 116
North West median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -25.00% +71.43%
10th Percentile £42,500 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +7.14%

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 4,358 4,767 5,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.63% 36.94% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3,188 3,664 4,134
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 +54 89 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Lancashire - 32 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire +56 22 £62,500 +78.57%
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 117 (79.59%) OO
2 86 (58.50%) Computer Science
3 85 (57.82%) Algorithms
4 73 (49.66%) Test Automation
5 72 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (48.30%) Java
7 70 (47.62%) User Experience
8 65 (44.22%) Software Engineering
9 54 (36.73%) SQL
9 54 (36.73%) SDLC
10 53 (36.05%) Broadband
11 52 (35.37%) Machine Learning
11 52 (35.37%) NoSQL
12 51 (34.69%) Cloud Computing
12 51 (34.69%) OOD
13 50 (34.01%) Decision-Making
14 48 (32.65%) Technical Leadership
15 47 (31.97%) Degree
16 42 (28.57%) JavaScript
17 41 (27.89%) HTML
17 41 (27.89%) CSS
18 40 (27.21%) PHP
18 40 (27.21%) Microsoft Azure
18 40 (27.21%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (27.21%) Docker
19 39 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
20 38 (25.85%) Artificial Intelligence
21 37 (25.17%) TypeScript
21 37 (25.17%) Mobile First
21 37 (25.17%) API Design

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 (0.68%) Apache
1 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.68%) nginx
1 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (34.69%) Cloud Computing
2 40 (27.21%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (27.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.05%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.37%) NoSQL
2 36 (24.49%) Relational Database
3 18 (12.24%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.04%) Big Data
6 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.04%) Power BI
6 3 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (2.04%) QlikView
7 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.36%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.68%) Essbase
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 33 (22.45%) Mercurial
2 33 (22.45%) Subversion
3 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.04%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (15.65%) Finance
2 6 (4.08%) Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Marketing
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Law
6 2 (1.36%) Electronics
6 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (48.98%) Software Engineer
2 51 (34.69%) Development Engineer
3 45 (30.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 43 (29.25%) Software Development Engineer
5 29 (19.73%) Developer
5 29 (19.73%) Java Engineer
5 29 (19.73%) Java Software Engineer
5 29 (19.73%) Senior Java Engineer
5 29 (19.73%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 24 (16.33%) Senior Development Engineer
7 21 (14.29%) Java Developer
8 18 (12.24%) C++ Developer
8 18 (12.24%) Junior
8 18 (12.24%) Junior C++ Developer
8 18 (12.24%) Junior Developer
8 18 (12.24%) Principal Engineer
9 17 (11.56%) Graduate C# Developer
9 17 (11.56%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 17 (11.56%) Graduate Java Developer
9 17 (11.56%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.89%) CSS
1 41 (27.89%) HTML
2 37 (25.17%) GraphQL
2 37 (25.17%) Node.js
2 37 (25.17%) RESTful
3 19 (12.93%) AngularJS
4 17 (11.56%) CSS3
4 17 (11.56%) React
5 15 (10.20%) .NET
6 4 (2.72%) Spring
7 3 (2.04%) jQuery
8 2 (1.36%) Anaconda
8 2 (1.36%) Kafka
8 2 (1.36%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.68%) Backbone.js
9 1 (0.68%) Ember.js
9 1 (0.68%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (0.68%) Spark Streaming
9 1 (0.68%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 85 (57.82%) Algorithms
2 70 (47.62%) User Experience
3 24 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (11.56%) Derivative
4 17 (11.56%) Fintech
5 10 (6.80%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.04%) Clustering
7 3 (2.04%) Replication
7 3 (2.04%) Tandem
8 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.68%) BBC
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.44%) Android
2 7 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 7 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (1.36%) Linux
3 2 (1.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (79.59%) OO
2 86 (58.50%) Computer Science
3 73 (49.66%) Test Automation
4 72 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (44.22%) Software Engineering
6 54 (36.73%) SDLC
7 52 (35.37%) Machine Learning
8 51 (34.69%) OOD
9 50 (34.01%) Decision-Making
10 48 (32.65%) Technical Leadership
11 39 (26.53%) Responsive Web Design
12 38 (25.85%) Artificial Intelligence
13 37 (25.17%) API Design
13 37 (25.17%) Microservices
13 37 (25.17%) Mobile First
13 37 (25.17%) Service Design
13 37 (25.17%) Strategic Thinking
14 36 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
15 34 (23.13%) Mentoring
16 32 (21.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 71 (48.30%) Java
2 54 (36.73%) SQL
3 42 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 40 (27.21%) PHP
5 37 (25.17%) ES6
5 37 (25.17%) TypeScript
6 34 (23.13%) C#
7 22 (14.97%) Python
8 20 (13.61%) JSX
9 19 (12.93%) R
10 18 (12.24%) C++
11 7 (4.76%) Apple Swift
11 7 (4.76%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.08%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.04%) Java 8
13 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.68%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.68%) VC++
Qualifications
1 47 (31.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.68%) MCSA
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 40 (27.21%) Docker
2 2 (1.36%) HDFS
3 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Ansible
1 3 (2.04%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.36%) Terraform
3 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 7 (4.76%) Ab Initio
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle
2 4 (2.72%) Tableau
3 3 (2.04%) IBM
3 3 (2.04%) Informatica
3 3 (2.04%) Teradata
3 3 (2.04%) Trillium
4 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.36%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Actuate
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe
5 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.68%) Google
5 1 (0.68%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.68%) Talend