Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 86 94
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.81% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 3.31% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 10
Staffordshire median annual salary - £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +12.50%
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +27.27% -31.25%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 248 302 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.94% 27.40% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 212 265 335
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,571 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% -11.07% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,376 £21,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Staffordshire

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Staffordshire

Algorithms
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Burton-upon-Trent +7 5 - - 1
Algorithms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) PhD
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Data Scientist
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
1 5 (100.00%) Innovative Thinking
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PhD