Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 88 98
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.69% 0.40% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 1.01% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Staffordshire median annual salary £31,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.50% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £30,500 £49,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £38,125 £72,750 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.23% +10.71%

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 338 397 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.03% 39.50% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 259 329 451
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £56,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 19 August 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
Tamworth - 3 £30,500 -
Stafford +21 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Rugeley - 1 £32,500 -
Algorithms
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 3 (50.00%) SEO
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Link Building
1 3 (50.00%) AdWords
1 3 (50.00%) Content Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Server Management
2 2 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) AdWords
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SEO Executive
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Executive
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Laravel
1 2 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Content Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Link Building
1 3 (50.00%) Pay per click
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Server Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google