The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 197 199 151
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -48
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 9 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.19% 0.22% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.05% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 16
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -21.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Broadband
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
749 1052 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.81% 21.50% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 610 766 469
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 4 £37,500 +74.41%
Keighley - 3 £32,500 -
Wakefield - 2 £22,000 -
Broadband
Yorkshire

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 10 (76.92%) Scrum
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) TDD
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) Pair Programming
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Ruby
3 6 (46.15%) RIA
3 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (30.77%) Ninject
4 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (30.77%) MSTest
4 4 (30.77%) MVVM
4 4 (30.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (30.77%) Moq
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) Spring.NET
4 4 (30.77%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) NUnit
1 4 (30.77%) MSTest
1 4 (30.77%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (30.77%) Moq
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) WinForms
2 4 (30.77%) WPF
2 4 (30.77%) Spring.NET
2 4 (30.77%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (30.77%) Ninject
2 4 (30.77%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) RIA
2 4 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Scrum
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) TDD
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Pair Programming
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (30.77%) MVVM
3 4 (30.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C#
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix