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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 149 189 243
Rank change year-on-year +40 +54 -74
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 2,040 676 71
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.62% 1.84% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.79% 4.79% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 559 342 59
10th Percentile £48,500 £42,500 £44,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £64,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.16% +3.20% -3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £77,500 £73,125
90th Percentile £107,500 £92,250 £112,000
UK median annual salary £73,999 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.84% +4.00% +4.17%

Algorithms is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35,203 14,107 3,310
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.25% 38.34% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17,394 10,105 2,755
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% - -4.17%
75th Percentile £83,125 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.92%

Algorithms
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Algorithms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Algorithms trend for jobs with a WFH option

Algorithms
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Algorithms.

Algorithms salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Algorithms
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Algorithms over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Algorithms salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, Algorithms job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Algorithms.

1 1,019 (49.95%) Python
2 997 (48.87%) Software Engineering
3 858 (42.06%) Agile
4 782 (38.33%) Machine Learning
5 672 (32.94%) Social Skills
6 624 (30.59%) Data Structures
7 582 (28.53%) Computer Science
8 577 (28.28%) Java
9 573 (28.09%) SQL
10 558 (27.35%) AWS
11 551 (27.01%) Data Science
12 503 (24.66%) Degree
13 466 (22.84%) CI/CD
14 465 (22.79%) Finance
15 452 (22.16%) Artificial Intelligence
16 445 (21.81%) Docker
17 425 (20.83%) C++
18 402 (19.71%) Git (software)
19 372 (18.24%) Problem-Solving
20 351 (17.21%) Analytics
21 338 (16.57%) Kubernetes
22 337 (16.52%) JavaScript
23 336 (16.47%) Mentoring
24 326 (15.98%) Linux
25 322 (15.78%) Clean Code
26 314 (15.39%) Mathematics
27 313 (15.34%) Microservices
28 309 (15.15%) Scala
29 308 (15.10%) GCP
30 291 (14.26%) React

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 128 (6.27%) Apache Airflow
2 117 (5.74%) Apache Spark
3 67 (3.28%) Ethereum
4 26 (1.27%) Apache
5 16 (0.78%) SAS
6 11 (0.54%) Tornado
7 10 (0.49%) Confluence
8 8 (0.39%) Hyperledger
8 8 (0.39%) nginx
9 7 (0.34%) MetaMask
10 5 (0.25%) CMS
11 4 (0.20%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.20%) GeoServer
11 4 (0.20%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.15%) WordPress
13 2 (0.098%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.098%) Jupyter
13 2 (0.098%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.098%) R Markdown
13 2 (0.098%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
2 22 (1.08%) Simulink
3 8 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.29%) Sketch
5 5 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.25%) Zeplin
6 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.20%) SPSS
6 4 (0.20%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.098%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.098%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (0.049%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.049%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.049%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 63 (3.09%) Distributed Ledger
2 28 (1.37%) Payment Gateway
3 20 (0.98%) R3 Corda
4 18 (0.88%) Shopify
5 13 (0.64%) Magento
6 7 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.25%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 558 (27.35%) AWS
2 308 (15.10%) GCP
3 203 (9.95%) Azure
4 160 (7.84%) Serverless
5 145 (7.11%) Cloud Computing
6 138 (6.76%) GitHub
7 129 (6.32%) Amazon S3
8 88 (4.31%) SaaS
9 61 (2.99%) Slack
9 61 (2.99%) Snowflake
10 53 (2.60%) Amazon Kinesis
10 53 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
11 40 (1.96%) Cloud Functions
11 40 (1.96%) Power Platform
12 38 (1.86%) OpenShift
13 37 (1.81%) Amazon EMR
13 37 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
14 36 (1.76%) Amazon SageMaker
15 33 (1.62%) Datadog
16 31 (1.52%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.70%) AMQP
2 53 (2.60%) MQTT
3 40 (1.96%) Wireless
4 39 (1.91%) Internet
5 31 (1.52%) MIMO
6 27 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
7 26 (1.27%) DVB
8 19 (0.93%) SSH
9 15 (0.74%) HTTP
10 14 (0.69%) Software-Defined Radio
11 9 (0.44%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.34%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 7 (0.34%) PPP
13 6 (0.29%) Bluetooth
14 5 (0.25%) DNS
14 5 (0.25%) Firewall
15 4 (0.20%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.20%) Wireless Security
16 3 (0.15%) WebEx
17 2 (0.098%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (10.59%) NoSQL
2 194 (9.51%) PostgreSQL
3 151 (7.40%) Big Data
4 113 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
5 99 (4.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 96 (4.71%) Data Lake
7 94 (4.61%) Amazon Athena
8 90 (4.41%) Relational Database
9 89 (4.36%) Redis
10 75 (3.68%) MySQL
11 73 (3.58%) Elasticsearch
12 72 (3.53%) Hadoop
13 69 (3.38%) MongoDB
14 67 (3.28%) Apache Hive
15 54 (2.65%) BigQuery
16 52 (2.55%) Tableau
17 49 (2.40%) Data Mining
18 44 (2.16%) SQL Server
19 42 (2.06%) Sqoop
20 40 (1.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 402 (19.71%) Git (software)
2 124 (6.08%) Jenkins
3 101 (4.95%) JIRA
4 51 (2.50%) CircleCI
5 49 (2.40%) Cypress.io
6 43 (2.11%) CMake
7 42 (2.06%) Maven
8 41 (2.01%) GitLab
9 31 (1.52%) JUnit
10 24 (1.18%) git-flow
11 22 (1.08%) IDA Disassembler
12 18 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 18 (0.88%) Mockito
13 17 (0.83%) Arquillian
13 17 (0.83%) webpack
14 14 (0.69%) Bitbucket
14 14 (0.69%) Mocha
15 13 (0.64%) Visual Studio
16 12 (0.59%) Selenium
17 10 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 672 (32.94%) Social Skills
2 465 (22.79%) Finance
3 234 (11.47%) Analytical Skills
4 172 (8.43%) Games
5 161 (7.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 145 (7.11%) Marketing
7 124 (6.08%) Banking
8 115 (5.64%) Public Sector
9 114 (5.59%) Retail
10 87 (4.26%) Advertising
11 81 (3.97%) Electronics
12 53 (2.60%) Financial Institution
13 48 (2.35%) Aerospace
14 45 (2.21%) Manufacturing
15 42 (2.06%) Law
16 38 (1.86%) Influencing Skills
17 30 (1.47%) Organisational Skills
18 28 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
19 25 (1.23%) Legal
19 25 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 550 (26.96%) Software Engineer
2 395 (19.36%) Developer
3 198 (9.71%) Data Scientist
4 194 (9.51%) Data Engineer
5 135 (6.62%) Senior Developer
6 127 (6.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 82 (4.02%) Senior Data Engineer
8 81 (3.97%) Senior Data Scientist
9 80 (3.92%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 67 (3.28%) Software Developer
11 60 (2.94%) Haskell Developer
12 58 (2.84%) Graduate
12 58 (2.84%) Java Engineer
13 57 (2.79%) C++ Software Engineer
13 57 (2.79%) Principal Engineer
14 55 (2.70%) Java Developer
15 47 (2.30%) Haskell Engineer
16 46 (2.25%) Full Stack Developer
16 46 (2.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 45 (2.21%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (14.26%) React
2 234 (11.47%) Node.js
3 202 (9.90%) Kafka
4 141 (6.91%) REST
5 129 (6.32%) RESTful
5 129 (6.32%) Spring
6 117 (5.74%) TensorFlow
7 108 (5.29%) AngularJS
8 95 (4.66%) scikit-learn
9 92 (4.51%) CSS
10 89 (4.36%) .NET
11 86 (4.22%) Ruby on Rails
12 85 (4.17%) NumPy
13 77 (3.77%) HTML
13 77 (3.77%) Pandas
14 74 (3.63%) RabbitMQ
15 70 (3.43%) Django
16 69 (3.38%) PyTorch
16 69 (3.38%) Spring Boot
17 68 (3.33%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 624 (30.59%) Data Structures
2 232 (11.37%) Blockchain
3 154 (7.55%) User Experience
4 153 (7.50%) Legacy Code
5 145 (7.11%) Cardano
6 95 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
7 93 (4.56%) Mobile App
8 83 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
9 74 (3.63%) Virtual Team
10 73 (3.58%) Cloud Native
11 70 (3.43%) Blog
12 62 (3.04%) Robotics
13 45 (2.21%) Mobile Computing
14 39 (1.91%) FPGA
15 38 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (1.86%) Web3
16 32 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
17 27 (1.32%) ARM Cortex
17 27 (1.32%) IoT
18 21 (1.03%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 326 (15.98%) Linux
2 138 (6.76%) Unix
3 109 (5.34%) Android
4 69 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 68 (3.33%) Windows
6 12 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 12 (0.59%) ThreadX
7 11 (0.54%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.049%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 997 (48.87%) Software Engineering
2 858 (42.06%) Agile
3 782 (38.33%) Machine Learning
4 582 (28.53%) Computer Science
5 551 (27.01%) Data Science
6 466 (22.84%) CI/CD
7 452 (22.16%) Artificial Intelligence
8 372 (18.24%) Problem-Solving
9 351 (17.21%) Analytics
10 336 (16.47%) Mentoring
11 322 (15.78%) Clean Code
12 314 (15.39%) Mathematics
13 313 (15.34%) Microservices
14 270 (13.24%) DevOps
15 260 (12.75%) Full Stack Development
16 251 (12.30%) SDLC
17 240 (11.76%) Computer Vision
18 230 (11.27%) Scrum
19 218 (10.69%) OO
20 205 (10.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1,019 (49.95%) Python
2 577 (28.28%) Java
3 573 (28.09%) SQL
4 425 (20.83%) C++
5 337 (16.52%) JavaScript
6 309 (15.15%) Scala
7 208 (10.20%) C
8 190 (9.31%) TypeScript
9 162 (7.94%) Go
10 145 (7.11%) Ruby
11 118 (5.78%) MATLAB
11 118 (5.78%) R
12 113 (5.54%) Haskell
13 107 (5.25%) Kotlin
14 88 (4.31%) C#
15 69 (3.38%) PHP
16 68 (3.33%) Rust
17 65 (3.19%) Elixir
18 56 (2.75%) Clojure
19 33 (1.62%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 503 (24.66%) Degree
2 195 (9.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 177 (8.68%) PhD
4 83 (4.07%) Master's Degree
5 62 (3.04%) AWS Certification
6 35 (1.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 30 (1.47%) Security Cleared
8 18 (0.88%) SC Cleared
9 16 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
10 13 (0.64%) MPhil
10 13 (0.64%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.39%) MBA
12 5 (0.25%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.098%) ISEB
13 2 (0.098%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.049%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (8.48%) QA
2 71 (3.48%) Data Quality
3 47 (2.30%) Accessibility
4 22 (1.08%) GDPR
5 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.15%) IEC 62304
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.098%) MISRA
8 1 (0.049%) Automotive SPICE
8 1 (0.049%) AUTOSAR
8 1 (0.049%) IEC 61131
8 1 (0.049%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.049%) JTAG
8 1 (0.049%) SLA
8 1 (0.049%) SOC 2
8 1 (0.049%) Solvency II
System Software
1 445 (21.81%) Docker
2 110 (5.39%) Virtual Machines
3 64 (3.14%) Firmware
4 43 (2.11%) Apache Flume
5 12 (0.59%) LXC
6 6 (0.29%) zsh
7 2 (0.098%) Ceph
7 2 (0.098%) Lustre
8 1 (0.049%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 338 (16.57%) Kubernetes
2 156 (7.65%) Terraform
3 41 (2.01%) Oozie
4 35 (1.72%) Docker Swarm
5 30 (1.47%) Prometheus
6 24 (1.18%) Kibana
7 21 (1.03%) Ansible
8 12 (0.59%) Anchore
8 12 (0.59%) Cilium
8 12 (0.59%) Sysdig
9 11 (0.54%) Rancher
10 7 (0.34%) Grafana
11 2 (0.098%) Istio
11 2 (0.098%) Kustomize
11 2 (0.098%) Mesos
12 1 (0.049%) Argo
12 1 (0.049%) logstash
12 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.049%) Packer
12 1 (0.049%) Puppet
Vendors
1 148 (7.25%) Google
2 60 (2.94%) Databricks
3 51 (2.50%) Funding Circle
4 47 (2.30%) Microsoft
5 45 (2.21%) Sony
6 41 (2.01%) Cloudera
7 35 (1.72%) Apple
7 35 (1.72%) TikTok
8 29 (1.42%) Zopa
9 27 (1.32%) Instagram
10 25 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (1.08%) SAP
12 20 (0.98%) Marin
13 19 (0.93%) Oracle
14 13 (0.64%) IBM
14 13 (0.64%) YouTube
15 12 (0.59%) QNX
16 10 (0.49%) WooCommerce
17 8 (0.39%) Facebook
17 8 (0.39%) PagerDuty