Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 143 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 -47 +72
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 73 91 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.53% 1.78% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.92% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 51 84 180
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +22.58%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £38,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,875 £81,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,000 £56,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% -0.88% +21.51%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,470 4,745 5,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.93% 93.00% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,769 4,096 4,771
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Leeds

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Leeds

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (28.77%) Finance
3 21 (28.77%) SQL
4 19 (26.03%) IaaS
5 18 (24.66%) Management Information System
6 17 (23.29%) PaaS
7 16 (21.92%) DevOps
8 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
9 13 (17.81%) Information Management
9 13 (17.81%) .NET
9 13 (17.81%) ITIL
10 12 (16.44%) C#
10 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.44%) NHS
11 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (15.07%) Service Management
11 11 (15.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
12 10 (13.70%) SaaS
12 10 (13.70%) Change Management
13 9 (12.33%) Microservices
13 9 (12.33%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (12.33%) High Availability
13 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (10.96%) System Testing
14 8 (10.96%) SAN
14 8 (10.96%) Citrix
14 8 (10.96%) Python

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.37%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.37%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.37%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (26.03%) IaaS
3 17 (23.29%) PaaS
4 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (13.70%) SaaS
6 3 (4.11%) Office 365
7 2 (2.74%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) SAN
2 5 (6.85%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) WAN
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) VPN
4 3 (4.11%) NAS
5 2 (2.74%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.37%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.37%) Skype
6 1 (1.37%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.22%) NoSQL
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.48%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (9.59%) Bitbucket
2 7 (9.59%) JIRA
3 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.48%) Hudson
4 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.48%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.48%) Law
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Legal
5 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Architect
2 10 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Database Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Head of Engineering
7 4 (5.48%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) IT Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Azure Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps Specialist
9 2 (2.74%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.74%) NoSQL Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.48%) .NET Core
3 4 (5.48%) Node.js
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.37%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Management Information System
2 12 (16.44%) NHS
3 9 (12.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (5.48%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) User Experience
6 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.11%) Fat Client
6 3 (4.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Android
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.01%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.92%) DevOps
3 13 (17.81%) Information Management
3 13 (17.81%) ITIL
3 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
4 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (15.07%) Service Management
5 10 (13.70%) Change Management
5 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.33%) High Availability
6 9 (12.33%) Microservices
7 8 (10.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.96%) System Testing
8 7 (9.59%) Capacity Management
8 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.59%) ETL
8 7 (9.59%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 12 (16.44%) C#
3 8 (10.96%) Java
3 8 (10.96%) Python
3 8 (10.96%) VB.NET
4 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.48%) C++
5 4 (5.48%) Go
5 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) Perl
5 4 (5.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) CCNA
1 1 (1.37%) CCNP
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.37%) Dell Certification
1 1 (1.37%) MCSA
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Terraform
2 4 (5.48%) Ansible
2 4 (5.48%) Consul
2 4 (5.48%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (5.48%) Grafana
2 4 (5.48%) Graphite
2 4 (5.48%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.48%) Nagios
2 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.48%) Opsview
2 4 (5.48%) Packer
2 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) Salt
2 4 (5.48%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) Citrix
3 5 (6.85%) Google
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) Cisco
4 4 (5.48%) NetApp
5 3 (4.11%) Avaya
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle
5 3 (4.11%) Verint
6 2 (2.74%) Capita
6 2 (2.74%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) Apple
7 1 (1.37%) Dell
7 1 (1.37%) EMC
7 1 (1.37%) McAfee
7 1 (1.37%) Mitel
7 1 (1.37%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.37%) Sage
7 1 (1.37%) Sophos
7 1 (1.37%) Symantec