Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > South West
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 251 283
Rank change year-on-year +4 +32 -1
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 80 89 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.78% 0.87% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 2.16% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71 58 57
South West median annual salary £37,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.16% +7.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £37,500 £30,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +4.35%

Data Structures 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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,442 4,111 4,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.09% 40.30% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3,424 3,287 3,604
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Data Structures as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in the South West

Data Structures
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Structures in the South West.

Salary trend for Data Structures in the South West

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in the South West over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in the South West

Data Structures
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Structures within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 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
Bristol +5 38 £42,500 -22.73% 8
Devon +27 15 £29,500 -26.25% 13
Somerset +22 11 £22,500 -43.75%
Cornwall - 8 £34,500 - 6
Gloucestershire +17 4 £78,000 -
Wiltshire -11 2 £40,000 -
Dorset -35 2 £33,000 -54.48% 2
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Structures 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 41 (51.25%) Algorithms
2 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
3 31 (38.75%) C++
4 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 29 (36.25%) SQL
5 29 (36.25%) C#
5 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (36.25%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (33.75%) Computer Science
7 25 (31.25%) Degree
8 23 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
10 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
10 21 (26.25%) OO
11 20 (25.00%) MySQL
11 20 (25.00%) Mathematics
12 19 (23.75%) Java
13 18 (22.50%) Linux
14 17 (21.25%) Python
15 16 (20.00%) HTML
15 16 (20.00%) PHP
15 16 (20.00%) User Experience
15 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 15 (18.75%) SDLC
16 15 (18.75%) CSS
16 15 (18.75%) JIRA
17 14 (17.50%) .NET
17 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
17 14 (17.50%) Qt
18 13 (16.25%) JSON

Data Structures
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (15.00%) Apache
1 12 (15.00%) nginx
2 4 (5.00%) Confluence
3 3 (3.75%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.75%) npm
3 2 (2.50%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) MySQL
3 11 (13.75%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
5 6 (7.50%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.00%) MS Access
7 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.75%) Power BI
8 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.25%) Big Data
9 1 (1.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (1.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (1.25%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (1.25%) GIS
9 1 (1.25%) OLAP
9 1 (1.25%) Redis
9 1 (1.25%) SAS EBI
9 1 (1.25%) Spatial Data
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.75%) JIRA
3 11 (13.75%) Mercurial
3 11 (13.75%) Subversion
4 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) webpack
6 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.25%) GoCD
7 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.50%) Games
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Software Developer
3 9 (11.25%) UI Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Data Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Software Tester
5 7 (8.75%) Tester
6 6 (7.50%) Graduate
6 6 (7.50%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Graduate Software Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Tester
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Tester
7 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Junior
7 4 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 16 (20.00%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) CSS
3 14 (17.50%) .NET
3 14 (17.50%) Qt
4 13 (16.25%) JSON
5 12 (15.00%) React
6 10 (12.50%) HTML5
6 10 (12.50%) XML
7 9 (11.25%) Backbone.js
7 9 (11.25%) CSS3
7 9 (11.25%) Ember.js
7 9 (11.25%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (11.25%) Node.js
8 8 (10.00%) Direct3D
8 8 (10.00%) MFC
8 8 (10.00%) OpenGL
9 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
9 6 (7.50%) Ext JS
9 6 (7.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 41 (51.25%) Algorithms
2 27 (33.75%) Computer Science
3 23 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (20.00%) User Experience
5 9 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (5.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 10 (12.50%) Unix
3 9 (11.25%) Android
4 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (36.25%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 21 (26.25%) OO
4 20 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 15 (18.75%) SDLC
6 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
7 13 (16.25%) Project Management
8 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (15.00%) Migration
9 11 (13.75%) MVC
10 10 (12.50%) Data Analysis
11 9 (11.25%) BDD
11 9 (11.25%) Data Migration
11 9 (11.25%) TDD
11 9 (11.25%) Test Automation
11 9 (11.25%) Unit Testing
11 9 (11.25%) UX Design
11 9 (11.25%) Waterfall
11 9 (11.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) C++
2 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) C#
3 29 (36.25%) SQL
4 19 (23.75%) Java
5 17 (21.25%) Python
6 16 (20.00%) PHP
7 8 (10.00%) C
8 7 (8.75%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.75%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.25%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) PhD
4 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) GDPR
2 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) KVM
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Ansible
1 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) Kibana
2 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
2 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Sencha
3 4 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Cognos
6 1 (1.25%) ESRI
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) Tableau