Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 227 286
Rank change year-on-year -69 +59 +63
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 66 135 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 1.09% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 2.52% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 132 39
North West median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +71.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £54,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +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 4,745 5,367 4,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.79% 43.38% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3,657 4,386 3,717
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -51 55 £45,000 -25.00% 9
Cheshire -29 8 £35,000 -3.45% 3
Merseyside +8 3 £38,138 +19.18%
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (71.21%) SQL
2 42 (63.64%) Algorithms
3 27 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (40.91%) OO
3 27 (40.91%) Test Automation
4 25 (37.88%) Java
5 23 (34.85%) Decision-Making
6 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (31.82%) NoSQL
6 21 (31.82%) Degree
7 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (25.76%) Python
9 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
10 15 (22.73%) Mercurial
10 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 15 (22.73%) Subversion
10 15 (22.73%) Data Analysis
11 14 (21.21%) Retail
12 13 (19.70%) Computer Science
12 13 (19.70%) Scala
12 13 (19.70%) Hadoop
12 13 (19.70%) Predictive Modelling
12 13 (19.70%) R
12 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
12 13 (19.70%) Apache Spark
12 13 (19.70%) HDFS
12 13 (19.70%) Machine Learning
12 13 (19.70%) HiveQL
12 13 (19.70%) Data Science
13 12 (18.18%) C#

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 13 (19.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.52%) Magento
1 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (1.52%) npm
1 1 (1.52%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) NoSQL
2 13 (19.70%) Hadoop
2 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.06%) Power BI
7 3 (4.55%) QlikView
8 2 (3.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (3.03%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.52%) MySQL
9 1 (1.52%) OLAP
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 15 (22.73%) Mercurial
1 15 (22.73%) Subversion
2 4 (6.06%) NUnit
2 4 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (4.55%) Gradle
3 3 (4.55%) Maven
3 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) JUnit
4 2 (3.03%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.52%) Grunt
5 1 (1.52%) gulp
5 1 (1.52%) PostCSS
5 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 14 (21.21%) Retail
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Law
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Java Engineer
1 16 (24.24%) Java Software Engineer
1 16 (24.24%) Software Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Senior Java Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Data Scientist
4 9 (13.64%) DBA
5 8 (12.12%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
6 6 (9.09%) C# Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Java Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
6 6 (9.09%) PHP Architect
6 6 (9.09%) PHP Technical Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) RESTful
2 6 (9.09%) REST
3 3 (4.55%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.03%) JSON
4 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) XML
5 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.52%) Browserify
5 1 (1.52%) OAuth
5 1 (1.52%) Redux
5 1 (1.52%) RequireJS
5 1 (1.52%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 42 (63.64%) Algorithms
2 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (19.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) OO
1 27 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
1 27 (40.91%) Test Automation
2 23 (34.85%) Decision-Making
3 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 15 (22.73%) Data Analysis
6 13 (19.70%) Data Science
6 13 (19.70%) Machine Learning
6 13 (19.70%) Predictive Modelling
7 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.64%) Analytical Thinking
7 9 (13.64%) Data Security
7 9 (13.64%) High Availability
7 9 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 7 (10.61%) Analytics
8 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.61%) OOP
9 6 (9.09%) Presales
9 6 (9.09%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) SQL
2 25 (37.88%) Java
3 17 (25.76%) Python
4 13 (19.70%) HiveQL
4 13 (19.70%) R
4 13 (19.70%) Scala
5 12 (18.18%) C#
6 6 (9.09%) PHP
7 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.55%) Groovy
8 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.55%) VBA
9 2 (3.03%) Ruby
9 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.52%) ES6
10 1 (1.52%) ES7
10 1 (1.52%) ES8
10 1 (1.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (19.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Cognizant
2 3 (4.55%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) Cognos
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Teradata
4 1 (1.52%) Facebook
4 1 (1.52%) Google
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter