Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Distributed Algorithms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Distributed Algorithms over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Distributed Algorithms
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1118 1189 -
Rank change year-on-year +71 - +1337
Permanent jobs citing Distributed Algorithms 71 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.016% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.018% -
Number of salaries quoted 71 26 0
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 -

Distributed Algorithms is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161665 167144 194190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.36% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127669 138904 159942
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Distributed Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Distributed Algorithms in the UK

Distributed Algorithms
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Distributed Algorithms in the UK

Distributed Algorithms
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Distributed Algorithms over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Distributed Algorithms in the UK

Distributed Algorithms
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Distributed Algorithms within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England +88 71 £70,000 - 5
UK excluding London +63 53 £70,000 - 3
East of England +32 44 £70,000 -6.67% 3
London +8 18 £62,500 -24.24% 2
South East +43 9 £62,500 -3.85%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Distributed Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Distributed Algorithms.

1 71 (100.00%) Java
1 71 (100.00%) Python
1 71 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 71 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 70 (98.59%) PhD
3 68 (95.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 60 (84.51%) Multithreading
5 58 (81.69%) C++
6 57 (80.28%) C
7 50 (70.42%) C#
8 42 (59.15%) Reinforcement Learning
9 39 (54.93%) Smart City
9 39 (54.93%) Smart City Simulations
10 31 (43.66%) Big Data
11 24 (33.80%) Natural Language Processing
12 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
13 21 (29.58%) Finance
14 19 (26.76%) R
15 18 (25.35%) Deep Learning
15 18 (25.35%) Neural Network
15 18 (25.35%) Quantitative Research
16 17 (23.94%) TensorFlow
17 14 (19.72%) Open Source
18 10 (14.08%) TDD
18 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
19 8 (11.27%) Time Series Forecasting
20 5 (7.04%) Anomaly Detection
20 5 (7.04%) Clustering
20 5 (7.04%) STL
20 5 (7.04%) Mathematics

Distributed Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 21 (29.58%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Data Scientist
2 20 (28.17%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 19 (26.76%) Developer
4 16 (22.54%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
6 10 (14.08%) Software Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) C++ Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Python Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Research Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Research Scientist
9 5 (7.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Python Software Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) C++ Software Developer
11 3 (4.23%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) Cloud Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) Natural Language Processing
2 17 (23.94%) TensorFlow
3 5 (7.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 71 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 39 (54.93%) Smart City
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
3 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Machine Learning
2 68 (95.77%) Artificial Intelligence
3 60 (84.51%) Multithreading
4 42 (59.15%) Reinforcement Learning
5 39 (54.93%) Smart City Simulations
6 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
7 18 (25.35%) Deep Learning
7 18 (25.35%) Neural Network
7 18 (25.35%) Quantitative Research
8 14 (19.72%) Open Source
9 10 (14.08%) Data Analysis
9 10 (14.08%) TDD
10 8 (11.27%) Time Series Forecasting
11 5 (7.04%) Anomaly Detection
11 5 (7.04%) Computer Vision
11 5 (7.04%) Mathematical Modelling
11 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
12 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (4.23%) Data Extraction
13 3 (4.23%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
1 71 (100.00%) Python
2 58 (81.69%) C++
3 57 (80.28%) C
4 50 (70.42%) C#
5 19 (26.76%) R
6 2 (2.82%) Go
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 70 (98.59%) PhD