The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace 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 Rackspace over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace
Rank 166 179 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £23,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -
Rackspace
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1510 1712 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.85% 45.10% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1391 1014
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Leeds

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
1 9 (100.00%) Zend
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) Drupal
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) CakePHP
3 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Retail
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Social Media
6 2 (22.22%) Laravel
6 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (11.11%) QA

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (88.89%) PHP Web Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) LAMP
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
2 5 (55.56%) CakePHP
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Laravel
4 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) OO PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Zend