Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Pattern Matching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pattern Matching over the 6 months to 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pattern Matching
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 694 1096 1188
Rank change year-on-year +402 +92 -4
Permanent jobs citing Pattern Matching 1 3 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Median annual salary £80,000 £95,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +322.22% -50.00%
10th Percentile £77,500 £63,500 £18,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £111,000 £23,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - £60,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year - +166.67% -43.75%

Pattern Matching 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 45,760 129,361 153,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.55% 92.20% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 37,143 101,511 122,548
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Pattern Matching
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Pattern Matching as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Pattern Matching in the UK

Pattern Matching
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Pattern Matching.

Salary trend for Pattern Matching in the UK

Pattern Matching
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pattern Matching within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. 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 +371 1 £80,000 -15.79%
London +260 1 £80,000 -17.95%

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, IT jobs citing Pattern Matching 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 Pattern Matching.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) KYC
1 1 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering

Pattern Matching
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD