Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Creative Thinking
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 253 251
Rank change year-on-year +65 -2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Creative Thinking 67 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.99% 0.34% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.38% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 63
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +32.14% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,500 £23,600
90th Percentile £77,500 £55,263 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.08%

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 6192 6879 8293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.38% 91.03% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5224 5874 6709
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +68 57 £25,000 -16.67% 12
Halifax - 4 £52,500 -
Bradford +5 2 £47,250 -0.53%
Castleford +6 1 £55,000 +83.33%
Elland - 1 £25,000 - 1
Wetherby - 1 £40,000 -
Creative Thinking
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Creative Thinking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Creative Thinking.

1 53 (79.10%) Finance
2 51 (76.12%) Marketing
3 50 (74.63%) Digital Marketing
4 49 (73.13%) Retail
5 18 (26.87%) Windows
5 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
6 17 (25.37%) SAP
7 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (19.40%) Office 365
9 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
10 11 (16.42%) Citrix
10 11 (16.42%) Mac OS X
10 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
10 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (14.93%) VPN
12 9 (13.43%) ITIL
12 9 (13.43%) Statistics
13 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
14 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
14 7 (10.45%) JIRA
14 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
14 7 (10.45%) Analytics
14 7 (10.45%) PMO
15 6 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
15 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
15 6 (8.96%) Workflow
15 6 (8.96%) HTML
15 6 (8.96%) SQL

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 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) Confluence
3 3 (4.48%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Workfront
2 4 (5.97%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (5.97%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.49%) AdWords
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) VPN
2 5 (7.46%) LAN
2 5 (7.46%) Network Security
2 5 (7.46%) WAN
3 4 (5.97%) Internet
3 4 (5.97%) Wireless
4 3 (4.48%) BGP
4 3 (4.48%) DSL
4 3 (4.48%) EIGRP
4 3 (4.48%) Firewall
4 3 (4.48%) HSRP
4 3 (4.48%) Intranet
4 3 (4.48%) MPLS
4 3 (4.48%) OSPF
4 3 (4.48%) VLAN
4 3 (4.48%) VoIP
4 3 (4.48%) VPLS
4 3 (4.48%) VRRP
5 2 (2.99%) DNS
5 2 (2.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) Big Data
2 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) Gradle
3 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 53 (79.10%) Finance
2 51 (76.12%) Marketing
3 49 (73.13%) Retail
4 4 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.48%) Back Office
5 3 (4.48%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) IT Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) IT Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (7.46%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.97%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior
7 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Problem Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) SailPoint
3 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.48%) REST
3 3 (4.48%) SOAP
3 3 (4.48%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.99%) JDBC
4 2 (2.99%) WCF
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 2 (2.99%) WPF
5 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.49%) Aurelia
5 1 (1.49%) CSS
5 1 (1.49%) J2EE
5 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Digital Signage
3 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.49%) Blog
5 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Mac OS X
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Unix
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (74.63%) Digital Marketing
2 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
4 9 (13.43%) Statistics
5 7 (10.45%) Analytics
5 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
6 6 (8.96%) Workflow
7 5 (7.46%) IT Strategy
7 5 (7.46%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (7.46%) People Management
7 5 (7.46%) Service Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Management
8 4 (5.97%) Information Security
8 4 (5.97%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C#
2 3 (4.48%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.49%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) CCDP
1 2 (2.99%) CCIE
1 2 (2.99%) CCNA
1 2 (2.99%) CCNP
1 2 (2.99%) CISA
1 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.99%) CISM
1 2 (2.99%) CISSP
1 2 (2.99%) EMCIE
1 2 (2.99%) EMCTA
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) PMO
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Aspera SmartTrack
3 1 (1.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) SAP
3 11 (16.42%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) Ariba
4 5 (7.46%) Remedy
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
6 3 (4.48%) Cadence
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
6 3 (4.48%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.99%) Apple
7 2 (2.99%) Avature
8 1 (1.49%) Adobe
8 1 (1.49%) BMC
8 1 (1.49%) FireEye
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) McAfee
8 1 (1.49%) Omniture
8 1 (1.49%) Samsung
8 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.49%) Snow