Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 107 142
Rank change year-on-year 0 +35 -3
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 12 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.68% 1.25% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 3.33% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 6
Wales median annual salary £40,250 £25,000 £33,827
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.00% -26.10% -35.57%
10th Percentile £29,125 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £55,425
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 555 721 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.41% 37.61% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 452 541 590
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,077
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.05% +1.54%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £54,844
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 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
West Wales +20 7 £50,000 +100.00%
South Wales -10 5 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Algorithms
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 8 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) Front End Development
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) Spring Boot
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) C
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) Publishing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
6 2 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (16.67%) Go

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 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) GPRS
2 1 (8.33%) GSM
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Lead Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) Kafka
2 2 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) Jest
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Analogue Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Arduino
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
4 2 (16.67%) Power Management
4 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Development Roadmap
5 1 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Go
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) ES6
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) EMC