Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Presales skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Presales over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Presales
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 107 163
Rank change year-on-year -25 +56 -63
Permanent jobs citing Presales 57 117 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.47% 2.46% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.62% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 78 114 77
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £50,000 £36,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22% -30.77%

Presales 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 3,528 4,467 5,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 91.28% 94.08% 92.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,947 3,791 4,285
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Presales
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Presales in Leeds

Presales
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Presales in Leeds

Presales
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Presales in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Presales in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Presales 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 Presales.

1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) Jenkins
3 25 (43.86%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (36.84%) DevOps
4 21 (36.84%) Configuration Management
5 20 (35.09%) Ansible
5 20 (35.09%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (35.09%) TeamCity
5 20 (35.09%) Puppet
6 17 (29.82%) Git (software)
7 15 (26.32%) Java
8 13 (22.81%) Python
8 13 (22.81%) Ruby
8 13 (22.81%) Terraform
9 12 (21.05%) Cobbler
9 12 (21.05%) Linux
10 11 (19.30%) UML
10 11 (19.30%) Unix
10 11 (19.30%) CloudStack
10 11 (19.30%) OpenStack
10 11 (19.30%) vSphere
10 11 (19.30%) Coaching
11 10 (17.54%) PaaS
11 10 (17.54%) Analytics
11 10 (17.54%) Docker
11 10 (17.54%) Oracle
11 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.54%) Middleware
11 10 (17.54%) Validation
12 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL

Presales
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 (19.30%) CloudStack
1 11 (19.30%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.75%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.75%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 25 (43.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.54%) PaaS
3 8 (14.04%) IaaS
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.26%) SaaS
6 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
2 2 (3.51%) VLAN
2 2 (3.51%) VPN
2 2 (3.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) MySQL
1 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.51%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (3.51%) PowerPivot
3 2 (3.51%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Jenkins
2 20 (35.09%) TeamCity
3 17 (29.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.79%) Gradle
4 9 (15.79%) Maven
5 8 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) French Language
3 1 (1.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Architect
2 12 (21.05%) Java Architect
2 12 (21.05%) Platform Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Java Software Architect
5 9 (15.79%) Software Architect
6 8 (14.04%) DevOps Architect
7 7 (12.28%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (12.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Consultant
10 4 (7.02%) SDLC Business Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
11 3 (5.26%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Middleware
2 4 (7.02%) JMS
3 2 (3.51%) MDX
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Fintech
2 4 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) PMI
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.75%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 21 (36.84%) DevOps
3 11 (19.30%) Coaching
3 11 (19.30%) UML
4 10 (17.54%) Analytics
4 10 (17.54%) Validation
5 9 (15.79%) ArchiMate
5 9 (15.79%) BDD
5 9 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (15.79%) Functional Testing
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
5 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.04%) Data Analytics
7 6 (10.53%) Project Management
8 5 (8.77%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.02%) Decision-Making
9 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) Python
2 13 (22.81%) Ruby
3 6 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) CCIE
2 2 (3.51%) CCNA
2 2 (3.51%) CCNP
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.51%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.51%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) vSphere
2 10 (17.54%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (35.09%) Ansible
1 20 (35.09%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (35.09%) Puppet
2 13 (22.81%) Terraform
3 12 (21.05%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 3 (5.26%) Avaya
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) AlienVault
3 2 (3.51%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (3.51%) Gemalto
3 2 (3.51%) IBM
3 2 (3.51%) Imperva
3 2 (3.51%) Nintex
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Symantec
3 2 (3.51%) Unisys
3 2 (3.51%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.75%) Sage
4 1 (1.75%) VMware
4 1 (1.75%) Xerox