Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Presales
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 123 162
Rank change year-on-year -16 +39 -66
Permanent jobs citing Presales 72 110 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.62% 2.22% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 2.37% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 90 104 79
Leeds median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22% -30.77%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,800 £31,650
90th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £63,750
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 4,125 4,650 5,397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.61% 94.03% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,467 3,934 4,434
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Presales in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.28%) Jenkins
3 28 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (29.17%) Java
5 19 (26.39%) Git (software)
6 18 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 16 (22.22%) DevOps
7 16 (22.22%) UML
7 16 (22.22%) Validation
8 15 (20.83%) Oracle
8 15 (20.83%) Middleware
8 15 (20.83%) Ansible
8 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (20.83%) TeamCity
8 15 (20.83%) Puppet
9 14 (19.44%) Functional Testing
9 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
9 14 (19.44%) Waterfall
9 14 (19.44%) BDD
9 14 (19.44%) ArchiMate
9 14 (19.44%) Gradle
9 14 (19.44%) Docker
9 14 (19.44%) MySQL
9 14 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (19.44%) TDD
9 14 (19.44%) Maven
10 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (15.28%) Ruby
11 11 (15.28%) Linux
11 11 (15.28%) Python

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 10 (13.89%) CloudStack
1 10 (13.89%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Exchequer
2 1 (1.39%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.39%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.72%) PaaS
3 5 (6.94%) IaaS
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.17%) SaaS
5 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) Firewall
2 2 (2.78%) Network Security
2 2 (2.78%) VLAN
2 2 (2.78%) VPN
2 2 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.39%) LAN
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) MySQL
1 14 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.78%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (2.78%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.39%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Jenkins
2 19 (26.39%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.83%) TeamCity
4 14 (19.44%) Gradle
4 14 (19.44%) Maven
5 5 (6.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Advertising
2 3 (4.17%) Billing
2 3 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) German Language
3 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Architect
2 17 (23.61%) Java Architect
3 14 (19.44%) Analyst
3 14 (19.44%) Java Software Architect
3 14 (19.44%) Software Architect
4 11 (15.28%) Business Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.89%) Agile Business Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management Business Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Java Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) Middleware
2 5 (6.94%) JMS
3 2 (2.78%) MDX
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) JDBC
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
4 1 (1.39%) ODBC
4 1 (1.39%) REST
4 1 (1.39%) SAML
4 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Fintech
3 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.17%) Replication
3 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.28%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Unix
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 16 (22.22%) DevOps
3 16 (22.22%) UML
3 16 (22.22%) Validation
4 14 (19.44%) ArchiMate
4 14 (19.44%) BDD
4 14 (19.44%) Functional Testing
4 14 (19.44%) TDD
4 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
4 14 (19.44%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.28%) SDLC
7 10 (13.89%) Decision-Making
7 10 (13.89%) Software Delivery
7 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Project Management
9 7 (9.72%) Analytics
9 7 (9.72%) Coaching
10 6 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) Java
2 11 (15.28%) Python
2 11 (15.28%) Ruby
3 8 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
1 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) CCIE
2 2 (2.78%) CCNA
2 2 (2.78%) CCNP
2 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.78%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) GCP
2 1 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) Docker
2 10 (13.89%) vSphere
3 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) Ansible
1 15 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (20.83%) Puppet
2 11 (15.28%) Terraform
3 10 (13.89%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.78%) Mesos
5 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.17%) Avaya
4 3 (4.17%) Citrix
4 3 (4.17%) Xerox
5 2 (2.78%) AlienVault
5 2 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) Gemalto
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) Imperva
5 2 (2.78%) Nintex
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Symantec
5 2 (2.78%) Unisys
5 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.39%) Genesys
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Pegasus