The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Specialist
Rank 164 154 145
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 6 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.58% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 8
Average salary £40,000 £43,164 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.32% +40.36%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -
Technical Specialist
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3502 3287 2682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.79% 96.34% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2611 2201
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Specialist in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Specialist
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Specialist Salary Trend in Leeds

Technical Specialist
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Specialist across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Technical Specialist Salary Histogram in Leeds

Technical Specialist
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical Specialist in their job title 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 with Technical Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) Avaya
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) ATG
3 2 (22.22%) hybris
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) VCP4

Technical Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical Specialist in their job title 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 with Technical Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
1 4 (44.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VCP4
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Avaya
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) ATG
3 2 (22.22%) hybris
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