The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 183 182 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -43
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.057% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Average salary £47,750 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.16% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £44,500 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-26.92% +52.94%
Benchmarking
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3121 3190 2170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 89.50% 86.73% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2452 2505 1630
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Benchmarking Salary Trend in Leeds

Benchmarking
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) APMG
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) APMG