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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Benchmarking
Rank - 175 161
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.031% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.037% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +8.84%
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
2954 2688 2421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.36% 82.84% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2069 2061
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Account Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) VMware