Period
to 31 July 2021

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 31 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
6 months to
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 99 121
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22 +9
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 76 26 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 2.58% 1.52% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 1.62% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 46
10th Percentile " £57,500 £43,080
25th Percentile £37,000 £62,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,750 £67,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -29.26% +17.39% -4.17%
75th Percentile £60,938 £73,250 £74,375
90th Percentile £78,625 £75,000 £102,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% - +7.14%

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 2,805 1,608 2,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 95.12% 94.15% 92.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,182 1,374 2,489
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,650
25th Percentile £39,563 £37,625 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £64,813 £62,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £76,709 £70,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Leeds

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Strategy in Leeds.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Leeds

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Strategy in Leeds over the 6 months to 31 July 2021.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2021, 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 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) C#
2 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 23 (30.26%) Full Stack Development
3 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.32%) CSS
3 20 (26.32%) .NET Core
4 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
5 17 (22.37%) Finance
6 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.79%) Social Skills
7 12 (15.79%) CRM
7 12 (15.79%) Azure
8 11 (14.47%) Technology Roadmap
9 10 (13.16%) DevOps
9 10 (13.16%) Architecture Roadmap
9 10 (13.16%) SQL
10 9 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (11.84%) Games
10 9 (11.84%) Scrum
11 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.53%) Spring
11 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
12 7 (9.21%) Coaching
12 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
12 7 (9.21%) SAP
12 7 (9.21%) Windows
12 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management

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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) TPMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) IaaS
3 3 (3.95%) PaaS
3 3 (3.95%) SaaS
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (1.32%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.32%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) 5G
1 6 (7.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) Power BI
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
1 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.26%) Xcode
3 2 (2.63%) CocoaPods
3 2 (2.63%) git-flow
3 2 (2.63%) Gradle
3 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Social Skills
3 9 (11.84%) Games
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Influencing Skills
5 3 (3.95%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (2.63%) Law
6 2 (2.63%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) Architect
3 22 (28.95%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.47%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.58%) SAP Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Head of IT
7 4 (5.26%) Technology Director
8 3 (3.95%) Integration Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Product Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.26%) .NET
2 20 (26.32%) .NET Core
2 20 (26.32%) CSS
2 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 8 (10.53%) Spring
5 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.58%) SOAP
5 5 (6.58%) Web Services
6 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (3.95%) J2EE
7 2 (2.63%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.63%) Node.js
7 2 (2.63%) React
7 2 (2.63%) Redux
7 2 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Social Media
2 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing Technology
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Android
2 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) Full Stack Development
3 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
4 12 (15.79%) CRM
5 11 (14.47%) Technology Roadmap
6 10 (13.16%) Architecture Roadmap
6 10 (13.16%) DevOps
7 9 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.84%) Scrum
8 7 (9.21%) Coaching
8 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (7.89%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (7.89%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.58%) ERP
10 5 (6.58%) Kanban
10 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.58%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) C#
2 20 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.16%) SQL
4 5 (6.58%) Java
5 4 (5.26%) Apple Swift
6 3 (3.95%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.58%) CCNA
2 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.58%) MCSE
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (3.95%) GDPR
1 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) SAP
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) Google
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.32%) VMware