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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank 180 - 157
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.054% - 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £28,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
3171 2464 2260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 85.36% 86.06% 81.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2380 1984 1854
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Account Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) VMware