The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Micro Focus over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Micro Focus
Rank - - 150
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.080%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £41,375 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.61% +10.33%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1818 1202 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.40% 47.10% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 918 947
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Micro Focus
West Yorkshire

Micro Focus
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Micro Focus Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Micro Focus Salary Trend in Leeds

Micro Focus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus.

1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) DB2
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (50.00%) Tuxedo
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) VB6
5 2 (33.33%) Infragistics
5 2 (33.33%) JCL
5 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
5 2 (33.33%) CICS
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (33.33%) Toad
5 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) AIX

Micro Focus
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Micro Focus 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 Micro Focus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Toad
2 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) EPoS
1 1 (16.67%) EFTPOS
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) JCL
5 2 (33.33%) VB6
5 2 (33.33%) VB
5 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OpenView
1 1 (16.67%) HP NNM
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Infragistics
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco