Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 174 107
Rank change year-on-year +42 -67 +54
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 87 64 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.76% 1.20% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.33% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 142
Leeds median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +35.87% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,975 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £79,675
West Yorkshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +4.17% +37.14% -12.50%

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 4,603 4,798 6,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 93.08% 90.32% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3,904 4,151 5,001
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.03%) Finance
3 22 (25.29%) SOA
4 21 (24.14%) Retail
5 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
6 18 (20.69%) TOGAF
7 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (17.24%) Supplier Management
9 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.64%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (12.64%) Office 365
10 11 (12.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (12.64%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 11 (12.64%) VMware
10 11 (12.64%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (12.64%) IBM
10 11 (12.64%) Oracle
11 10 (11.49%) Middleware
11 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
11 10 (11.49%) IaaS
11 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (11.49%) DevOps
11 10 (11.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (11.49%) Business Process Modelling
12 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (10.34%) BPEL
12 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
12 9 (10.34%) Windows
13 8 (9.20%) Linux
13 8 (9.20%) .NET

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 11 (12.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.64%) Office 365
3 10 (11.49%) IaaS
4 8 (9.20%) PaaS
4 8 (9.20%) SaaS
5 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) DNS
2 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) SAN
3 4 (4.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.30%) LAN
4 2 (2.30%) WAN
5 1 (1.15%) NAS
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
5 1 (1.15%) SMS
5 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.60%) Hudson
2 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (31.03%) Finance
2 21 (24.14%) Retail
3 5 (5.75%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Law
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (39.08%) Architect
2 14 (16.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (12.64%) Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (9.20%) Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Virtualisation Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Digital Transformation
9 3 (3.45%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Digital Transformation Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Middleware Specialist
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (11.49%) Middleware
3 8 (9.20%) .NET
4 6 (6.90%) SAML
5 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.75%) SailPoint
6 3 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (1.15%) WCF
7 1 (1.15%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (11.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.90%) NHS
3 6 (6.90%) PKI
4 4 (4.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (4.60%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.60%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
3 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) SOA
3 18 (20.69%) TOGAF
4 15 (17.24%) Supplier Management
5 11 (12.64%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 11 (12.64%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (11.49%) Business Process Modelling
6 10 (11.49%) DevOps
7 9 (10.34%) BPEL
8 8 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (9.20%) High Availability
9 7 (8.05%) Analytics
9 7 (8.05%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (8.05%) Data Management
9 7 (8.05%) Information Management
9 7 (8.05%) Microservices
9 7 (8.05%) System Testing
9 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.90%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.20%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) C#
2 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
3 4 (4.60%) Go
3 4 (4.60%) Java
3 4 (4.60%) Python
3 4 (4.60%) Ruby
4 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) CCNA
1 1 (1.15%) CCNP
1 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.15%) MCSA
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.60%) Docker
3 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 6 (6.90%) SCCM
3 4 (4.60%) Ansible
3 4 (4.60%) Consul
3 4 (4.60%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (4.60%) Grafana
3 4 (4.60%) Graphite
3 4 (4.60%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.60%) Nagios
3 4 (4.60%) Opsview
3 4 (4.60%) Packer
3 4 (4.60%) Salt
3 4 (4.60%) Terraform
3 4 (4.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) IBM
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
2 11 (12.64%) VMware
3 8 (9.20%) Citrix
4 6 (6.90%) Capita
5 3 (3.45%) NetApp
6 2 (2.30%) CommVault
6 2 (2.30%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (2.30%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.15%) Avaya
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.15%) Tableau
7 1 (1.15%) Verint