The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 182 121 163
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +42
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 1 36 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.026% 1.33% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.031% 1.54% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Performance Improvement
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
3230 2344 2385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.78% 86.62% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2422 1861 1969
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in Leeds

Performance Improvement
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Improvement 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 Performance Improvement.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Performance Improvement 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 Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya