Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 133 178
Rank change year-on-year +3 +45 +36
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 18 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 0.98% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 2.76% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 4
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £75,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +39.53% +2.38%
10th Percentile £46,500 £43,750 £32,600
90th Percentile £63,750 £90,000 £60,875
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +19.05% +2.44%

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 804 870 1,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 38.86% 35.55% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 679 699 918
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Reading

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Reading

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Reading over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 17 (94.44%) Machine Learning
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 15 (83.33%) Python
4 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
5 11 (61.11%) Scrum
5 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
5 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (55.56%) Degree
6 10 (55.56%) Mathematics
6 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
6 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 10 (55.56%) NoSQL
6 10 (55.56%) Go
6 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
6 10 (55.56%) Statistics
6 10 (55.56%) Unix
6 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
6 10 (55.56%) Java
6 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 8 (44.44%) MySQL
7 8 (44.44%) SAP
7 8 (44.44%) Marketing
7 8 (44.44%) Electronics
7 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) Manufacturing
7 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
7 8 (44.44%) User Stories

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) NoSQL
1 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) CouchDB
2 8 (44.44%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) Data Mining
4 2 (11.11%) Power BI
4 2 (11.11%) QlikView
4 2 (11.11%) Spotfire
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (44.44%) Electronics
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
1 8 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Python Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Senior Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Senior Python Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Linux Developer
3 8 (44.44%) NoSQL Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Kafka
1 5 (27.78%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (27.78%) NumPy
1 5 (27.78%) Pandas
1 5 (27.78%) scikit-learn
1 5 (27.78%) SciPy
1 5 (27.78%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) React
2 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Machine Learning
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Scrum
4 11 (61.11%) Test Automation
5 10 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 10 (55.56%) Mathematics
5 10 (55.56%) Statistics
6 8 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
6 8 (44.44%) User Stories
7 5 (27.78%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (27.78%) Data Munging
7 5 (27.78%) Data Science
7 5 (27.78%) Deep Learning
8 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (11.11%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Go
2 10 (55.56%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Cython
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
2 2 (11.11%) Tableau