Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -33 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 3 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.46% 2.92% 2.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 7.14% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 12
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -25.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £22,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,750 £53,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +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 264 154 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 40.06% 40.85% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 150 111 164
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +2.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £61,375 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 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
County Antrim -31 3 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Algorithms
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Deep Learning
3 1 (33.33%) scikit-learn
3 1 (33.33%) TensorFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Vision
3 1 (33.33%) Keras
3 1 (33.33%) Caffe
3 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Caffe
1 1 (33.33%) Keras
1 1 (33.33%) scikit-learn
1 1 (33.33%) TensorFlow
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Vision
2 1 (33.33%) Deep Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD