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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 174 185 143
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -42
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £47,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £28,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £41,250 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +41.17%
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
3175 3183 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.66% 86.31% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2419 1739
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Volume Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Volume Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) APMG
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) HP
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