Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 231 291
Rank change year-on-year -31 +60 -21
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 38 94 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.95% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 2.42% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 92 45
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.38% -37.92% +50.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £20,525 £32,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £66,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% +4.35%

Data Structures 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,509 3,877 4,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.78% 39.12% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,516 3,084 3,340
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.77%
10th Percentile £24,375 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Structures as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in the West Midlands

Data Structures
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Structures in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Data Structures in the West Midlands

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in the West Midlands

Data Structures
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Structures within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Birmingham +17 17 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Coventry +18 6 £60,000 -
Staffordshire -22 6 £31,000 -11.43% 1
Solihull - 4 £68,750 - 2
Shropshire - 2 £44,000 - 1
Warwickshire +33 1 £42,000 -4.55% 1
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Structures 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (42.11%) Algorithms
4 15 (39.47%) Scrum
5 14 (36.84%) Project Management
5 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (36.84%) JIRA
5 14 (36.84%) QA
5 14 (36.84%) Atlassian
5 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
5 14 (36.84%) Confluence
5 14 (36.84%) Issue Tracking
5 14 (36.84%) GitHub
5 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
6 12 (31.58%) MySQL
6 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
6 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (28.95%) Python
8 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
9 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (18.42%) Linux
10 6 (15.79%) DB2
10 6 (15.79%) C#
10 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
10 6 (15.79%) High Availability

Data Structures
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (36.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) GitHub
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.53%) BrowserStack
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.63%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) ASN.1
2 1 (2.63%) MQTT
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (15.79%) DB2
3 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.79%) Power BI
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.89%) QlikView
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
1 14 (36.84%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Appium
2 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) Robot Framework
2 4 (10.53%) Robotium
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 4 (10.53%) TestNG
2 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Architect
3 9 (23.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Database Architect
4 5 (13.16%) DBA
4 5 (13.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.53%) Development Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Development Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.63%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) JSON
1 2 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Avro
2 1 (2.63%) COM
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
2 1 (2.63%) CSS3
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) Pixi.js
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) WebGL
2 1 (2.63%) WebSockets
2 1 (2.63%) WinForms
2 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Algorithms
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) Issue Tracking
3 14 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 14 (36.84%) Project Management
4 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (15.79%) Database Security
6 6 (15.79%) High Availability
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.79%) SDET
7 5 (13.16%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.53%) Data Security
8 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) C#
5 5 (13.16%) Java
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) ISEB
1 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) QA
2 6 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) GDPR
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.89%) Tableau
3 2 (5.26%) Apple
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter