Algorithms Jobs in Scotland

Algorithms
UK > Scotland

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 32 103 206
Rank change year-on-year +71 +103 -124
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 431 124 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 9.38% 2.61% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.28% 6.26% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 12
10th Percentile £48,575 - £55,750
25th Percentile £50,313 £40,000 £64,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £49,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.45% -30.00% +16.67%
75th Percentile £75,000 £66,357 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £77,715 -
UK median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.90% +7.41% +5.47%

All Generic Skills
Scotland

Algorithms is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,851 1,982 2,579
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 40.27% 41.69% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 740 888 931
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,375 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £59,526 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.60% +13.38% +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,433 £77,500 £68,275
90th Percentile £86,500 £95,000 £83,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £61,750
% change year-on-year -15.38% +5.26% +2.92%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Algorithms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Scotland

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithms in Scotland.

Salary trend for Algorithms in Scotland

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Algorithms in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Scotland

Algorithms
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow +26 348 £51,000 +2.00% 6
Edinburgh +46 51 £70,000 +42.86% 15
Stirling - 12 - - 1
Fife - 12 - -
Aberdeen - 4 £52,500 - 2
Midlothian - 1 - - 8
Algorithms
UK

Algorithms
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 131 (30.39%) Apache Spark
2 33 (7.66%) Apache
3 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Exchange
3 7 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.46%) Jetty
Applications
1 36 (8.35%) Simulink
1 36 (8.35%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 206 (47.80%) AWS
2 48 (11.14%) Amazon SQS
3 44 (10.21%) GCP
4 31 (7.19%) Serverless
5 28 (6.50%) Amazon EC2
5 28 (6.50%) Amazon ECS
5 28 (6.50%) Amazon EKS
5 28 (6.50%) Amazon EMR
5 28 (6.50%) AWS Lambda
6 27 (6.26%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (6.03%) Azure
8 20 (4.64%) Amazon S3
8 20 (4.64%) Google Docs
8 20 (4.64%) Lucidchart
8 20 (4.64%) Miro
8 20 (4.64%) SaaS
8 20 (4.64%) Slack
9 8 (1.86%) ChatGPT
10 7 (1.62%) Amazon SageMaker
11 6 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (26.45%) Big Data
2 113 (26.22%) Hadoop
3 104 (24.13%) NoSQL
4 51 (11.83%) Apache Hive
5 38 (8.82%) HBase
6 29 (6.73%) Redis
7 28 (6.50%) Electronic Patient Records
8 27 (6.26%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (4.64%) Relational Database
9 20 (4.64%) Scylla
10 16 (3.71%) MySQL
11 13 (3.02%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.32%) Qlik Sense
13 8 (1.86%) SQL Server
14 7 (1.62%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.70%) Delta Lake
15 3 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (13.23%) Git
2 51 (11.83%) Jenkins
3 38 (8.82%) Bitbucket Server
4 9 (2.09%) JUnit
5 7 (1.62%) Maven
5 7 (1.62%) Moq
6 4 (0.93%) Cypress.io
6 4 (0.93%) Jasmine
6 4 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (0.93%) Protractor
6 4 (0.93%) Selenium
6 4 (0.93%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.46%) Gradle
7 2 (0.46%) Subversion
7 2 (0.46%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.23%) GitLab
General
1 374 (86.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 339 (78.65%) Finance
3 337 (78.19%) Law
4 188 (43.62%) Legal
5 101 (23.43%) Marketing
6 35 (8.12%) Banking
7 33 (7.66%) Social Skills
8 23 (5.34%) Private Banking
9 12 (2.78%) Front Office
9 12 (2.78%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.39%) Multimedia
11 5 (1.16%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.46%) Aviation
13 1 (0.23%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 368 (85.38%) Software Engineer
2 113 (26.22%) Java Engineer
2 113 (26.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 85 (19.72%) AWS Engineer
3 85 (19.72%) AWS Software Engineer
4 74 (17.17%) Python Engineer
4 74 (17.17%) Python Software Engineer
5 73 (16.94%) Big Data Engineer
5 73 (16.94%) Big Data Software Engineer
6 58 (13.46%) Data Engineer
7 55 (12.76%) Developer
8 54 (12.53%) Full Stack Engineer
8 54 (12.53%) Full Stack Software Engineer
9 46 (10.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 33 (7.66%) Database Developer
10 33 (7.66%) Database Engineer
11 32 (7.42%) Principal Engineer
12 31 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
13 30 (6.96%) Control Systems Engineer
14 28 (6.50%) Scala Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (21.81%) Spring
2 65 (15.08%) AngularJS
3 58 (13.46%) React
4 45 (10.44%) Spring Boot
5 43 (9.98%) Kafka
6 29 (6.73%) REST
7 26 (6.03%) Web Services
8 24 (5.57%) HTML
9 23 (5.34%) J2EE
10 22 (5.10%) CSS
11 20 (4.64%) GraphQL
12 19 (4.41%) XML
13 18 (4.18%) JMS
13 18 (4.18%) Node.js
14 17 (3.94%) HTML5
15 15 (3.48%) JPA
15 15 (3.48%) RESTful
16 14 (3.25%) JavaBeans
17 13 (3.02%) Hibernate
18 12 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 73 (16.94%) Cloud Native
2 59 (13.69%) Onboarding
3 51 (11.83%) Data Structures
4 36 (8.35%) Renewable Energy
5 31 (7.19%) Legacy Code
6 12 (2.78%) Distributed Computing
6 12 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.62%) Legacy Systems
8 7 (1.62%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.39%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.39%) Virtual Reality
10 5 (1.16%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Distributed Systems
11 1 (0.23%) Life Science
11 1 (0.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.74%) Unix
2 27 (6.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (86.08%) Software Engineering
2 342 (79.35%) Agile
3 328 (76.10%) Visualisation
4 327 (75.87%) CI/CD
5 322 (74.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 306 (71.00%) SDLC
7 278 (64.50%) Operational Stability
8 264 (61.25%) Community of Practice
9 257 (59.63%) Artificial Intelligence
10 254 (58.93%) Machine Learning
11 195 (45.24%) Risk Management
12 67 (15.55%) Microservices
13 66 (15.31%) Full Stack Development
14 58 (13.46%) Client Onboarding
15 54 (12.53%) Test Automation
16 50 (11.60%) KYC
17 46 (10.67%) Problem-Solving
18 45 (10.44%) Open Source
19 44 (10.21%) TDD
20 43 (9.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 285 (66.13%) Java
2 212 (49.19%) Python
3 184 (42.69%) SQL
4 65 (15.08%) JavaScript
5 58 (13.46%) PL/SQL
6 48 (11.14%) Scala
7 40 (9.28%) Go
8 36 (8.35%) MATLAB
9 23 (5.34%) C#
10 21 (4.87%) Bash
11 15 (3.48%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.78%) C
12 12 (2.78%) C++
13 10 (2.32%) Rust
14 7 (1.62%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.16%) Haskell
15 5 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (7.66%) Degree
2 13 (3.02%) Master's Degree
3 12 (2.78%) PhD
4 7 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.16%) Accessibility
2 4 (0.93%) QA
3 3 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (8.82%) HDFS
2 16 (3.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 54 (12.53%) Kubernetes
1 54 (12.53%) Terraform
2 11 (2.55%) Grafana
Vendors
1 74 (17.17%) Databricks
2 44 (10.21%) Oracle
3 38 (8.82%) Informatica
4 33 (7.66%) Cloudera
5 28 (6.50%) Google
6 20 (4.64%) Dell
7 11 (2.55%) Dynatrace
7 11 (2.55%) Microsoft
7 11 (2.55%) Splunk
8 10 (2.32%) Alteryx
9 8 (1.86%) OpenAI