The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 159 178 148
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Permanent jobs citing E-business 14 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.053% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.062% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 5
Average salary £35,000 £29,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.65% +6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
E-business
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
3111 3215 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.01% 85.85% 82.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2418 2574 1840
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

E-business
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

E-business Salary Trend in Leeds

E-business
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing E-business across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

E-business Salary Histogram in Leeds

E-business
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 11 (68.75%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) Test Scripting
2 11 (68.75%) Manual Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
2 11 (68.75%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) User Stories

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing E-business 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 E-business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Selenium
1 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
1 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
1 11 (68.75%) Software Testing
1 11 (68.75%) Test Scripting
1 11 (68.75%) Manual Testing
1 11 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) User Stories
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA