Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Slack
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 211 236
Rank change year-on-year +42 +25 -
Permanent jobs citing Slack 20 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.52% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.09% 1.41% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Leeds median annual salary £39,317 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.09% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £58,750 £62,750
90th Percentile £54,360 £66,250 £67,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £39,317 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -37.09% -3.85% -

Slack is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 957 639 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.76% 13.46% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 830 539 387
Leeds median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,400 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,200 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% +10.00%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in Leeds

Slack
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Slack in Leeds

Slack
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Slack in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Slack 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 Slack.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Scrum
2 19 (95.00%) Kanban
3 15 (75.00%) Java
4 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (65.00%) BDD
5 13 (65.00%) JMeter
6 12 (60.00%) Finance
6 12 (60.00%) Ruby
6 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
6 12 (60.00%) Google
6 12 (60.00%) TDD
6 12 (60.00%) Retail
6 12 (60.00%) PHP
6 12 (60.00%) DSDM
6 12 (60.00%) Python
6 12 (60.00%) C#
6 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
6 12 (60.00%) SoapUI
6 12 (60.00%) G Suite
6 12 (60.00%) Office 365
6 12 (60.00%) Selenium
6 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
7 10 (50.00%) C++
7 10 (50.00%) C
7 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (50.00%) WebLOAD
7 10 (50.00%) JIRA
7 10 (50.00%) WATIR

Slack
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 8 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) G Suite
1 12 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) JMeter
2 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (60.00%) Selenium
2 12 (60.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (50.00%) Appium
3 10 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (50.00%) Buildbot
3 10 (50.00%) Gatling
3 10 (50.00%) JIRA
3 10 (50.00%) NeoLoad
3 10 (50.00%) Ranorex
3 10 (50.00%) WATIR
3 10 (50.00%) WebLOAD
4 4 (20.00%) Xcode
5 3 (15.00%) CocoaPods
5 3 (15.00%) LoadRunner
6 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.00%) Mockito
6 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
1 12 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Developer in Test
2 10 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Kanban
2 19 (95.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (65.00%) BDD
5 12 (60.00%) DSDM
5 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (60.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (60.00%) TDD
6 10 (50.00%) SDET
6 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (30.00%) IT Strategy
7 6 (30.00%) Project Management
7 6 (30.00%) Service Management
8 4 (20.00%) DevOps
8 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) Android Development
10 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) PHP
2 12 (60.00%) Python
2 12 (60.00%) Ruby
3 10 (50.00%) C
3 10 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (50.00%) Scala
4 4 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 2 (10.00%) Kotlin
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk