Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Creative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Creative Thinking over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Thinking
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 217 262
Rank change year-on-year +3 +45 +17
Permanent jobs citing Creative Thinking 13 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.65% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 25
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -31.58% +35.71%
10th Percentile £21,800 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £49,000 £56,250 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +42.86% -24.33% +32.14%

Creative Thinking 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,013 6,128 7,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.66% 93.79% 93.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,142 5,181 6,071
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,750 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Creative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Creative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Creative Thinking in West Yorkshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Creative Thinking in West Yorkshire

Creative Thinking
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Creative Thinking in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Creative Thinking in West Yorkshire

Creative Thinking
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Creative Thinking within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 8 £45,000 +80.00% 4
Wakefield - 3 - -
Castleford - 1 £20,000 -
Creative Thinking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Creative Thinking 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Creative Thinking.

1 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Market Research
2 4 (30.77%) Facebook
2 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) Data Science
3 3 (23.08%) iPad
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design

Creative Thinking
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (7.69%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Data Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Data Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) CRM Architect
2 1 (7.69%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
2 1 (7.69%) Sales Executive
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior UX Designer
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (23.08%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Management
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Data Science
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Market Research
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Generation
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Facebook
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter