The first 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 118 86 120
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +34
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 65 65 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.77% 2.52% 1.26%
As % of the General category 6.67% 7.92% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 14
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,900 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.04%
General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
974 821 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.53% 31.81% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 792 596 683
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Telecoms
West Yorkshire

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 August 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Leeds

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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 43 (30.28%) Retail
2 37 (26.06%) Java
2 37 (26.06%) SQL
3 36 (25.35%) Banking
4 34 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (22.54%) Finance
7 30 (21.13%) Spring
8 28 (19.72%) Hibernate
9 24 (16.90%) Scrum
9 24 (16.90%) Project Management
9 24 (16.90%) SOAP
10 23 (16.20%) Linux
10 23 (16.20%) Oracle
11 22 (15.49%) TDD
11 22 (15.49%) Maven
11 22 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (15.49%) Spring MVC
11 22 (15.49%) UNIX
11 22 (15.49%) Microsoft
12 21 (14.79%) JMS
12 21 (14.79%) XML
12 21 (14.79%) JSON
12 21 (14.79%) Complex Event Processing
12 21 (14.79%) Big Data
13 20 (14.08%) BDD
13 20 (14.08%) Dependency Injection
13 20 (14.08%) REST
13 20 (14.08%) JBehave
13 20 (14.08%) Windows

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (12.68%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.75%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.04%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.34%) SAS
5 7 (4.93%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.52%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.82%) Lync
8 3 (2.11%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.41%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.41%) IIS
9 2 (1.41%) CMS
9 2 (1.41%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.70%) Site Server
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) MS Excel
1 9 (6.34%) MS Office
1 9 (6.34%) SPSS
2 4 (2.82%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.68%) Firewall
2 16 (11.27%) VoIP
3 13 (9.15%) WAN
3 13 (9.15%) LAN
4 12 (8.45%) Network Security
5 10 (7.04%) Broadband
6 9 (6.34%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.34%) VPN
7 7 (4.93%) BGP
8 6 (4.23%) OSPF
8 6 (4.23%) VLAN
9 5 (3.52%) Internet
10 4 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.82%) TACACS
10 4 (2.82%) DNS
11 3 (2.11%) VPLS
11 3 (2.11%) Wireless
11 3 (2.11%) DHCP
11 3 (2.11%) MPLS
11 3 (2.11%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.79%) Big Data
2 19 (13.38%) MySQL
3 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (15.49%) Maven
2 20 (14.08%) JBehave
3 19 (13.38%) JUnit
4 18 (12.68%) Cucumber
4 18 (12.68%) Selenium
5 10 (7.04%) JMeter
6 9 (6.34%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.11%) Subversion
7 3 (2.11%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (30.28%) Retail
2 36 (25.35%) Banking
3 32 (22.54%) Finance
4 18 (12.68%) Retail Banking
5 14 (9.86%) Marketing
6 13 (9.15%) Legal
7 9 (6.34%) Games
7 9 (6.34%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.11%) Billing
9 2 (1.41%) Law
10 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.70%) Advertising
10 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (23.24%) Developer
2 23 (16.20%) Analyst
2 23 (16.20%) Java Developer
3 19 (13.38%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.86%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.45%) Network Engineer
6 10 (7.04%) Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) Test Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) Performance Test Consultant
7 9 (6.34%) Performance Consultant
8 8 (5.63%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.93%) UI Programmer
9 7 (4.93%) UI Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
11 5 (3.52%) Security Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.52%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.13%) Spring
2 28 (19.72%) Hibernate
3 24 (16.90%) SOAP
4 22 (15.49%) Spring MVC
5 21 (14.79%) JMS
5 21 (14.79%) XML
5 21 (14.79%) JSON
6 20 (14.08%) REST
7 19 (13.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 19 (13.38%) Apache Wicket
8 18 (12.68%) JPA
8 18 (12.68%) RESTful
8 18 (12.68%) AngularJS
8 18 (12.68%) Apache Camel
8 18 (12.68%) JDBC
8 18 (12.68%) Web Services
8 18 (12.68%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (6.34%) J2EE
10 8 (5.63%) HTML5
10 8 (5.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) PMI
2 9 (6.34%) Visualisation
3 4 (2.82%) IVR
4 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.70%) Open Source
4 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.20%) Linux
2 22 (15.49%) UNIX
3 20 (14.08%) Windows
4 8 (5.63%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.11%) Solaris
8 2 (1.41%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (16.90%) Scrum
3 24 (16.90%) Project Management
4 22 (15.49%) TDD
4 22 (15.49%) Enterprise Architecture
5 21 (14.79%) Complex Event Processing
6 20 (14.08%) BDD
6 20 (14.08%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (11.27%) Business Analysis
8 13 (9.15%) Information Management
8 13 (9.15%) PRINCE2
9 11 (7.75%) Use Case
9 11 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (7.04%) CRM
10 10 (7.04%) B2C
10 10 (7.04%) Test Scripting
11 9 (6.34%) Project Planning
11 9 (6.34%) Software Testing
11 9 (6.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.06%) Java
1 37 (26.06%) SQL
2 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.41%) C#
4 2 (1.41%) PHP
5 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) Degree
2 12 (8.45%) ISEB
2 12 (8.45%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.52%) CCNP
4 5 (3.52%) CCDP
5 4 (2.82%) CCIE
5 4 (2.82%) CCSP
5 4 (2.82%) CISSP
5 4 (2.82%) CCIP
5 4 (2.82%) CCVP
6 3 (2.11%) CCSE
6 3 (2.11%) MCSE
6 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.41%) CCNA
7 2 (1.41%) MBA
7 2 (1.41%) CIMA
8 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.82%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.11%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) WSUS
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (16.20%) Oracle
2 22 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.08%) JBoss
4 14 (9.86%) Cisco
5 11 (7.75%) Fortinet
5 11 (7.75%) HP
6 10 (7.04%) CheckPoint
7 9 (6.34%) Neolane
7 9 (6.34%) Tableau
8 7 (4.93%) hybris
9 5 (3.52%) BT
9 5 (3.52%) VMware
9 5 (3.52%) Adobe
10 4 (2.82%) Blue Coat
11 3 (2.11%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.41%) Lotus
13 1 (0.70%) Sun
13 1 (0.70%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stephenson Group Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: US$35000 per annum + Pension, Oncall
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Competitive + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago