The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cryptography in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cryptography over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cryptography (Cryptology)
Rank 153 184 145
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -39
Permanent jobs citing Cryptography 24 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.69% 0.027% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.00% 0.085% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 1
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.77%
Cryptography
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1202 1175 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 34.39% 31.97% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 881 888 544
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cryptography
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Cryptography Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cryptography
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cryptography across the Leeds region.

Cryptography Salary Trend in Leeds

Cryptography
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography.

1 13 (43.33%) Windows
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) SIEM
3 11 (36.67%) Security Testing
3 11 (36.67%) SSL
4 10 (33.33%) Wireless
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (30.00%) Oracle
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
6 8 (26.67%) Ant
6 8 (26.67%) J2EE
6 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Back Office
6 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 8 (26.67%) Sun
6 8 (26.67%) LDAP
6 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) Spring
6 8 (26.67%) Maven
7 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (23.33%) NHS
7 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) Retail
7 7 (23.33%) Apache Flex
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (23.33%) RESTful

Cryptography
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Cryptography also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cryptography. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 11 (36.67%) SSL
3 10 (33.33%) Wireless
4 8 (26.67%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Ant
1 8 (26.67%) Maven
General
1 8 (26.67%) Back Office
2 7 (23.33%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 12 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 11 (36.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 9 (30.00%) Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
5 8 (26.67%) Applications Support
6 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (23.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Information Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Information Security Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Spring
1 8 (26.67%) J2EE
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) Apache Flex
2 7 (23.33%) RESTful
2 7 (23.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) SIEM
2 11 (36.67%) Security Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) ITSM
8 3 (10.00%) Security Management
9 2 (6.67%) Service Management
9 2 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) OOD
9 2 (6.67%) Information Security
9 2 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Android Development
9 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Hyland
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) SAP