The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sage Line 500
Rank 175 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.057% 0.027% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.56% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +20.00%
Line 500
West Yorkshire

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

Business Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
128 86 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.66% 2.34% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 106 70 96
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +5.26%

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Line 500
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the Leeds region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in Leeds

Line 500
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Line 500 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 Line 500.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Line 500 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 Line 500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky