Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 164 202
Rank change year-on-year +27 +38 +12
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 25 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.96% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.68% 0.90% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 7
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.44% -36.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £26,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,750 £30,250 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -23.81% +5.00%

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 934 1,109 1,884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.91% 38.22% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 747 814 1,581
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £28,930 £26,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +1.01%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 11 (44.00%) C++
2 10 (40.00%) C
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) Validation
2 10 (40.00%) Subversion
3 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) Big Data
4 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
4 8 (32.00%) Firmware
5 7 (28.00%) Workflow
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Image Processing
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Atmel
6 6 (24.00%) Open Source
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Python
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) Tcl
6 6 (24.00%) Machine Learning
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) MVC
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (12.00%) SAS
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (12.00%) GSM
1 3 (12.00%) LTE
1 3 (12.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Big Data
2 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (12.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.00%) KNIME
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Subversion
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (12.00%) Banking
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Big Data Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Data Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Data Scientist
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML5
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
2 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (16.00%) LINQ
2 4 (16.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Silverlight
2 4 (16.00%) WCF
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.00%) Verilog
4 1 (4.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Validation
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Image Processing
4 7 (28.00%) Workflow
5 6 (24.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (24.00%) Open Source
5 6 (24.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
7 4 (16.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) OOD
7 4 (16.00%) OOP
7 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 10 (40.00%) C
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) Tcl
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.00%) R
7 2 (8.00%) Scala
8 1 (4.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Atmel
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) DevExpress
3 4 (16.00%) Telerik
4 3 (12.00%) Actix
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Mapinfo
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Altera
5 1 (4.00%) Cadence
5 1 (4.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 1 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (4.00%) Xilinx