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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 105 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 80 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.12% 1.37% 1.75%
As % of the General category 8.30% 4.31% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 73 17 25
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,700 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
964 858 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.60% 31.75% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 780 643 815
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 1 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (34.25%) SQL
2 46 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (28.08%) Retail
4 40 (27.40%) Java
5 39 (26.71%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (23.97%) Linux
7 31 (21.23%) Project Management
7 31 (21.23%) Spring
8 30 (20.55%) TDD
9 29 (19.86%) Hibernate
9 29 (19.86%) Scrum
9 29 (19.86%) Oracle
10 28 (19.18%) XML
10 28 (19.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 28 (19.18%) Spring MVC
11 27 (18.49%) JSON
11 27 (18.49%) Web Services
11 27 (18.49%) UNIX
11 27 (18.49%) JMS
11 27 (18.49%) Complex Event Processing
11 27 (18.49%) Big Data
12 26 (17.81%) BDD
12 26 (17.81%) REST
12 26 (17.81%) JBehave
12 26 (17.81%) Dependency Injection
12 26 (17.81%) JBoss
12 26 (17.81%) MySQL
12 26 (17.81%) SOAP
12 26 (17.81%) Finance
13 25 (17.12%) Banking

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (17.12%) Tomcat
2 17 (11.64%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.48%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.74%) Lync
4 4 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.05%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.16%) MS Office
3 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.74%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.75%) Firewall
2 22 (15.07%) VoIP
3 15 (10.27%) Network Security
4 14 (9.59%) WAN
4 14 (9.59%) LAN
4 14 (9.59%) BGP
5 11 (7.53%) VPN
6 10 (6.85%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.48%) SSL
7 8 (5.48%) Broadband
8 6 (4.11%) VLAN
8 6 (4.11%) MPLS
8 6 (4.11%) OSPF
9 5 (3.42%) IPv4
9 5 (3.42%) IPv6
9 5 (3.42%) IPsec
9 5 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.74%) Unified Communications
10 4 (2.74%) TACACS
10 4 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) Big Data
2 26 (17.81%) MySQL
3 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (8.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (17.81%) JBehave
2 24 (16.44%) JUnit
2 24 (16.44%) Maven
2 24 (16.44%) Selenium
2 24 (16.44%) Cucumber
3 16 (10.96%) JMeter
4 3 (2.05%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.37%) JIRA
6 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (28.08%) Retail
2 26 (17.81%) Finance
3 25 (17.12%) Banking
4 21 (14.38%) Legal
5 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Billing
5 3 (2.05%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.92%) Developer
2 24 (16.44%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.70%) Network Engineer
4 18 (12.33%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 11 (7.53%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) Architect
8 9 (6.16%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.48%) IT Project Manager
10 7 (4.79%) UI Developer
10 7 (4.79%) UI Programmer
11 6 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (3.42%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Senior Manager
12 5 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (3.42%) PMO Manager
13 4 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.23%) Spring
2 29 (19.86%) Hibernate
3 28 (19.18%) XML
3 28 (19.18%) Spring MVC
4 27 (18.49%) JSON
4 27 (18.49%) Web Services
4 27 (18.49%) JMS
5 26 (17.81%) REST
5 26 (17.81%) SOAP
6 25 (17.12%) WebSphere MQ
7 24 (16.44%) JDBC
7 24 (16.44%) ActiveMQ
7 24 (16.44%) Apache Wicket
7 24 (16.44%) JPA
7 24 (16.44%) RESTful
7 24 (16.44%) AngularJS
7 24 (16.44%) Apache Camel
8 9 (6.16%) HTML
8 9 (6.16%) J2EE
8 9 (6.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) PMI
2 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.05%) IVR
4 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.37%) User Experience
4 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) Handset
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.68%) iPhone
5 1 (0.68%) Open Source
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.97%) Linux
2 27 (18.49%) UNIX
3 16 (10.96%) Windows
4 8 (5.48%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.05%) Solaris
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.37%) Android
7 2 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.71%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (21.23%) Project Management
4 30 (20.55%) TDD
5 29 (19.86%) Scrum
6 28 (19.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 27 (18.49%) Complex Event Processing
8 26 (17.81%) BDD
8 26 (17.81%) Dependency Injection
9 21 (14.38%) Information Management
10 14 (9.59%) PRINCE2
10 14 (9.59%) People Management
11 11 (7.53%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (4.11%) Software Engineering
14 6 (4.11%) TOGAF
15 5 (3.42%) Project Planning
16 4 (2.74%) Build Automation
16 4 (2.74%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.25%) SQL
2 40 (27.40%) Java
3 13 (8.90%) T-SQL
4 9 (6.16%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (8.90%) PMI Certification
2 10 (6.85%) Degree
3 7 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.74%) CCSE
4 4 (2.74%) ISEB
4 4 (2.74%) CCDP
4 4 (2.74%) CCNP
5 3 (2.05%) MCSE
5 3 (2.05%) CCIP
5 3 (2.05%) CCNA
5 3 (2.05%) CCIE
5 3 (2.05%) CCSP
5 3 (2.05%) CISSP
5 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.05%) CCVP
5 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.37%) MBA
6 2 (1.37%) CIMA
6 2 (1.37%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.68%) Nagios
2 1 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.68%) WSUS
2 1 (0.68%) Cacti
2 1 (0.68%) Munin
2 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Oracle
2 26 (17.81%) JBoss
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
4 17 (11.64%) Cisco
5 11 (7.53%) CheckPoint
6 8 (5.48%) Fortinet
7 7 (4.79%) hybris
8 5 (3.42%) Adobe
8 5 (3.42%) HP
8 5 (3.42%) Juniper
8 5 (3.42%) VMware
9 4 (2.74%) Brocade
9 4 (2.74%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.74%) Sun
10 3 (2.05%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.37%) Verint
11 2 (1.37%) Fujitsu
11 2 (1.37%) Avaya
12 1 (0.68%) EMC
12 1 (0.68%) Apple
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