Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 69 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27 -11
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.91% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.83% 0.82% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £27,650 £28,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £43,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 206 245 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 49.88% 53.85% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 157 120 118
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £65,250 £62,500
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 21 October 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 21 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
County Antrim +14 11 £46,250 +32.14% 5
County Down - 1 £25,500 -
Algorithms
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 6 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (25.00%) PhD
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) ATG
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (25.00%) Blockchain
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Vision
4 3 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (25.00%) Deep Learning
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) Blockchain
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Blockchain Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Research Scientist
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithm Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (8.33%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Angular 2
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Vision
3 3 (25.00%) Deep Learning
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Science
5 1 (8.33%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PhD
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) ATG
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle