Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Algorithms
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 165 205
Rank change year-on-year -22 +40 +46
Permanent jobs citing Algorithms 13 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.32% 1.20% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 3.44% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 55 35
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% -

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 1,430 1,714 1,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.10% 34.87% 32.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,125 1,326 1,461
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Big Data
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) Tableau
4 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
4 5 (38.46%) Data Science
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
5 4 (30.77%) R
5 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Node.js
6 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) Mercurial

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 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Big Data
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Power BI
2 3 (23.08%) Riak
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Data Scientist
3 3 (23.08%) Angular Developer
3 3 (23.08%) HTML Developer
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Python Developer
3 3 (23.08%) React Developer
3 3 (23.08%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Science Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
1 3 (23.08%) PySpark
1 3 (23.08%) React
2 1 (7.69%) ggplot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
1 3 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Science
1 5 (38.46%) Machine Learning
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (30.77%) Statistical Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Python
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) R
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Alteryx