Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 187 244
Rank change year-on-year +22 +57 +7
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 53 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.09% 0.93% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% 3.19% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 26
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +57.14%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +57.14%

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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1594 1569 2348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.68% 29.20% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1344 1771
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.23% +3.85%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in Leeds

Algorithms
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Algorithms in Leeds

Algorithms
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Algorithms in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Algorithms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 41 (77.36%) SQL
1 41 (77.36%) Git (software)
2 39 (73.58%) Mercurial
2 39 (73.58%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (73.58%) Subversion
2 39 (73.58%) OO
2 39 (73.58%) Data Structures
3 38 (71.70%) Java
4 37 (69.81%) Test Automation
4 37 (69.81%) NoSQL
5 29 (54.72%) Degree
6 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
7 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
9 12 (22.64%) Python
9 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
9 12 (22.64%) Spring
9 12 (22.64%) Maven
9 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
9 12 (22.64%) Analytics
10 9 (16.98%) Machine Learning
10 9 (16.98%) Statistics
10 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
11 8 (15.09%) R
12 6 (11.32%) Social Media
12 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
13 5 (9.43%) PhD
13 5 (9.43%) Twitter
13 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (3.77%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (69.81%) NoSQL
2 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) Presto
Development Applications
1 41 (77.36%) Git (software)
2 39 (73.58%) Mercurial
2 39 (73.58%) Subversion
3 12 (22.64%) Maven
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Java Engineer
1 23 (43.40%) Java Software Engineer
1 23 (43.40%) Senior Java Engineer
1 23 (43.40%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 23 (43.40%) Senior Software Engineer
1 23 (43.40%) Software Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Java Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Data Scientist
5 2 (3.77%) Junior
5 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) SEO Specialist
6 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
1 12 (22.64%) Spring
2 3 (5.66%) CSS
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) jQuery
3 2 (3.77%) XHTML
4 1 (1.89%) Kafka
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (73.58%) Data Structures
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.32%) Social Media
3 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Continuous Integration
1 39 (73.58%) OO
2 37 (69.81%) Test Automation
3 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
4 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) Analytics
6 9 (16.98%) Machine Learning
6 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
6 9 (16.98%) Statistics
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (3.77%) Applied Mathematics
9 2 (3.77%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (1.89%) OpenUP
10 1 (1.89%) Predictive Analytics
10 1 (1.89%) SEO
10 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) SQL
2 38 (71.70%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) R
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (54.72%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) PhD
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Twitter
2 4 (7.55%) Facebook
3 3 (5.66%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Sun