Period
to 21 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pattern Matching
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1086 1169 1195
Rank change year-on-year +83 +26 +71
Permanent jobs citing Pattern Matching 3 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.002% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 15
UK median annual salary £95,000 £22,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +322.22% -50.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £63,500 £18,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £111,000 £47,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £22,500 £40,000
% 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 130,609 155,153 162,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.19% 91.81% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 102,670 123,604 129,283
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pattern Matching over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Pattern Matching in the UK

Pattern Matching
Top 5 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 August 2019. 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 +96 3 £95,000 +322.22%
London - 2 £97,500 -
UK excluding London +47 1 £60,000 +166.67%
Midlands +45 1 £60,000 +182.35%
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Neural Network
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Disruptive Innovation
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Vision
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) BCP

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 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Transformation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Vision
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (66.67%) Disruptive Innovation
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Neural Network
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Analysis