Period
to 17 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 67 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 -
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 12 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.90% 0.63% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 1.29% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £85,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% - -
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

Algorithms 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 324 233 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 51.27% 48.85% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 195 136 91
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,100 £22,375 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,250 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Northern Ireland

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Algorithms in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Northern Ireland

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Northern Ireland

Algorithms
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
County Antrim -4 12 £42,500 -50.00% 6
Algorithms
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing Algorithms 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 11 (91.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) PhD
3 9 (75.00%) Machine Learning
3 9 (75.00%) Deep Learning
4 8 (66.67%) Big Data
4 8 (66.67%) C++
4 8 (66.67%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (58.33%) Physics
5 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
6 6 (50.00%) Neural Network
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (50.00%) Google
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) C
6 6 (50.00%) Apache
6 6 (50.00%) MATLAB
6 6 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (50.00%) Pandas
6 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (50.00%) scikit-learn
6 6 (50.00%) TensorFlow

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Big Data
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (16.67%) Blockchain
General
1 6 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Blockchain Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Research Scientist
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Algorithm Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) Python Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 6 (50.00%) Pandas
1 6 (50.00%) scikit-learn
1 6 (50.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Deep Learning
3 9 (75.00%) Machine Learning
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) Mathematics
4 7 (58.33%) Physics
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Data Development
5 6 (50.00%) Decision Tree
5 6 (50.00%) Decision-Making
5 6 (50.00%) Mathematical Modelling
5 6 (50.00%) Monte Carlo Method
5 6 (50.00%) Neural Network
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Vision
6 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (16.67%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 6 (50.00%) R
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Google