Period
to 22 August 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Algorithm Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Algorithm Engineer
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1185 - 1312
Rank change year-on-year - +1312 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Algorithm Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% - 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% - 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
UK median annual salary £55,000 - £107,500
10th Percentile £52,500 - £83,250
90th Percentile £57,500 - £133,750
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168804 190108 210413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.48% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 135989 159928 173310
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Algorithm Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Algorithm Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Algorithm Engineer in the UK

Senior Algorithm Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Algorithm Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior Algorithm Engineer in the UK

Senior Algorithm Engineer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Algorithm Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 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
UK excluding London - 1 - -
London - 1 £55,000 -
England - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Senior Algorithm Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, Senior Algorithm Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Algorithm Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Lisp

Senior Algorithm Engineer Skill Set
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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Lisp
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Google