The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK
Number of salaries quoted
Median annual salary (50th Percentile)
Median % change year-on-year
UK excluding London median annual salary
% change year-on-year
Algorithms Job Vacancy Trend
Job postings citing Algorithms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.
Algorithms Salary Trend
3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Algorithms.
Algorithms Salary Histogram
Salary distribution for jobs citing Algorithms over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.
Algorithms Top 17 Job Locations
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.
The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Algorithms.
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: