Period
to 21 February 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pattern Matching
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1020 1101 1194
Rank change year-on-year +81 +93 -12
Permanent jobs citing Pattern Matching 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.001% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
UK median annual salary £100,000 £22,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +344.44% -50.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £95,000 £21,250 £42,100
90th Percentile £105,000 £23,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £22,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - -48.28% -42.00%

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 113,706 139,465 162,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.91% 92.19% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 90,168 110,009 132,201
UK median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,823 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Pattern Matching
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Pattern Matching in the UK

Pattern Matching
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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 February 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 +107 1 £100,000 +344.44%
London +102 1 £100,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Disruptive Innovation
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Natural Language Processing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Vision
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Disruptive Innovation
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management