The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Reuters products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Reuters over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Reuters Group PLC.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters
Rank - 159 -
Permanent jobs citing Reuters 0 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.41% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+37.93% +18.85%
Reuters
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2434 1717 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 48.77% 47.16% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1758 1358 1437
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Reuters
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Reuters Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Reuters
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Reuters Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Reuters
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Reuters 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 Reuters.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming

Reuters
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree