Period
to 18 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 128 140
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 27 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.40% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.34% 1.21% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 14
Wales median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -52.00% +25.00%
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 808 745 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 41.84% 35.16% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 619 638 664
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,327 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.36% +2.21% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,844 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Wales

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Wales

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Wales over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Wales

Algorithms
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
West Wales - 17 £25,000 -
South Wales +5 9 £47,500 +97.92% 2
North Wales -1 1 £27,000 -20.18%
Algorithms
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Algorithms 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 22 (81.48%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) Java
2 19 (70.37%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Data Science
6 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
7 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 3 (11.11%) Big Data
7 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
8 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
8 2 (7.41%) Presto
8 2 (7.41%) ES6
8 2 (7.41%) Sass
8 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.41%) Power BI
8 2 (7.41%) Angular 2
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) Tableau
8 2 (7.41%) Node.js

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.41%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
1 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (7.41%) Power BI
2 2 (7.41%) Presto
2 2 (7.41%) QlikView
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.70%) Automotive
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) French Language
1 1 (3.70%) German Language
1 1 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) C++ Developer
3 17 (62.96%) Junior
3 17 (62.96%) Junior C++ Developer
3 17 (62.96%) Junior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) CAD Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) MATLAB Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Angular 2
1 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) CSS3
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) Jest
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
1 2 (7.41%) Sass
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) Kafka
2 1 (3.70%) MXNet
2 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (3.70%) TensorFlow
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning
3 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Data Science
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Statistics
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) Data Munging
6 1 (3.70%) MapReduce
6 1 (3.70%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) Java
3 18 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) Python
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) ES6
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PhD
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 13485
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Tableau
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle