The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 96 99 127
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 90 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.38% 2.12% 1.24%
As % of the General category 8.90% 6.57% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 78 34 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +33.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £89,250 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1011 852 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.70% 32.30% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 830 628 758
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £24,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Leeds

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 50 (32.47%) Retail
2 44 (28.57%) SQL
3 41 (26.62%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (25.32%) Java
4 39 (25.32%) Banking
4 39 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (24.03%) Finance
6 29 (18.83%) Linux
6 29 (18.83%) Spring
7 28 (18.18%) TDD
8 27 (17.53%) Hibernate
8 27 (17.53%) Oracle
9 26 (16.88%) UNIX
9 26 (16.88%) XML
9 26 (16.88%) Project Management
9 26 (16.88%) Scrum
9 26 (16.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 26 (16.88%) Spring MVC
10 25 (16.23%) JSON
10 25 (16.23%) JMS
10 25 (16.23%) Complex Event Processing
10 25 (16.23%) Big Data
11 24 (15.58%) REST
11 24 (15.58%) BDD
11 24 (15.58%) JBehave
11 24 (15.58%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (15.58%) SOAP
11 24 (15.58%) JBoss
12 23 (14.94%) Web Services
12 23 (14.94%) MySQL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 15 (9.74%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.49%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.84%) SAS
5 7 (4.55%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.60%) Lync
8 3 (1.95%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.30%) IIS
9 2 (1.30%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.30%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.30%) CMS
10 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.79%) MS Office
3 9 (5.84%) SPSS
4 4 (2.60%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.29%) Firewall
2 18 (11.69%) VoIP
3 14 (9.09%) LAN
3 14 (9.09%) WAN
4 13 (8.44%) Network Security
5 11 (7.14%) VPN
6 10 (6.49%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.19%) Broadband
8 7 (4.55%) BGP
9 6 (3.90%) DNS
10 5 (3.25%) VLAN
10 5 (3.25%) SSL
11 4 (2.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (2.60%) TACACS
11 4 (2.60%) Internet
12 3 (1.95%) DHCP
12 3 (1.95%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.30%) MPLS
13 2 (1.30%) OSPF
13 2 (1.30%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.23%) Big Data
2 23 (14.94%) MySQL
3 14 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) JBehave
2 22 (14.29%) JUnit
2 22 (14.29%) Selenium
2 22 (14.29%) Maven
2 22 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 14 (9.09%) JMeter
4 8 (5.19%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.95%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) JIRA
6 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (32.47%) Retail
2 39 (25.32%) Banking
3 37 (24.03%) Finance
4 19 (12.34%) Legal
5 17 (11.04%) Retail Banking
6 12 (7.79%) Marketing
7 9 (5.84%) Games
8 8 (5.19%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.95%) Billing
10 2 (1.30%) Law
11 1 (0.65%) Advertising
11 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (20.78%) Developer
2 22 (14.29%) Analyst
2 22 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.69%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 14 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 10 (6.49%) Consultant
6 9 (5.84%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.19%) Performance Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) Test Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 8 (5.19%) Performance Test Consultant
7 8 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (5.19%) Architect
7 8 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 7 (4.55%) UI Programmer
9 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.25%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.83%) Spring
2 27 (17.53%) Hibernate
3 26 (16.88%) XML
3 26 (16.88%) Spring MVC
4 25 (16.23%) JSON
4 25 (16.23%) JMS
5 24 (15.58%) REST
5 24 (15.58%) SOAP
6 23 (14.94%) Web Services
6 23 (14.94%) WebSphere MQ
7 22 (14.29%) JDBC
7 22 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
7 22 (14.29%) Apache Wicket
7 22 (14.29%) JPA
7 22 (14.29%) RESTful
7 22 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 22 (14.29%) Apache Camel
8 9 (5.84%) J2EE
9 8 (5.19%) HTML5
9 8 (5.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) PMI
2 9 (5.84%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.90%) IVR
4 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Handset
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.83%) Linux
2 26 (16.88%) UNIX
3 19 (12.34%) Windows
4 11 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.60%) Solaris
9 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.62%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.18%) TDD
4 26 (16.88%) Project Management
4 26 (16.88%) Scrum
4 26 (16.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 25 (16.23%) Complex Event Processing
6 24 (15.58%) BDD
6 24 (15.58%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (10.39%) Information Management
7 16 (10.39%) Business Analysis
8 13 (8.44%) PRINCE2
9 11 (7.14%) Use Case
9 11 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (6.49%) B2C
10 10 (6.49%) CRM
11 9 (5.84%) Test Scripting
11 9 (5.84%) Analytics
12 8 (5.19%) Project Planning
12 8 (5.19%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.57%) SQL
2 39 (25.32%) Java
3 8 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.25%) PHP
5 2 (1.30%) C#
5 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.79%) PMI Certification
1 12 (7.79%) Degree
2 11 (7.14%) ISEB
3 7 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.60%) CCDP
4 4 (2.60%) CISSP
4 4 (2.60%) CCIE
4 4 (2.60%) CCSP
4 4 (2.60%) CCNP
4 4 (2.60%) CCIP
4 4 (2.60%) MCSE
4 4 (2.60%) CCSE
4 4 (2.60%) CCVP
5 3 (1.95%) CCNA
6 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.30%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.30%) CIMA
6 2 (1.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.60%) ProxySG
4 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) WSUS
1 3 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.95%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.65%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 27 (17.53%) Oracle
2 24 (15.58%) JBoss
3 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.74%) Cisco
5 12 (7.79%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.49%) HP
7 9 (5.84%) Tableau
7 9 (5.84%) Neolane
8 8 (5.19%) VMware
8 8 (5.19%) Fortinet
9 7 (4.55%) hybris
10 5 (3.25%) Adobe
11 4 (2.60%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.95%) Sun
12 3 (1.95%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.30%) Sitecore
13 2 (1.30%) Lotus
13 2 (1.30%) Juniper
13 2 (1.30%) Fujitsu
14 1 (0.65%) Brocade
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