The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 88.89% 93.75% 90.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 88.89% 93.75% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 18
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Castleford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 20
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Castleford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

Developer
Salary Trend in Castleford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Castleford region.

Developer Salary Trend in Castleford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
6 9 (45.00%) iOS Development
6 9 (45.00%) HTML5
6 9 (45.00%) iPad
6 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
6 9 (45.00%) MySQL
6 9 (45.00%) Apple
6 9 (45.00%) Xcode
6 9 (45.00%) Objective-C
7 7 (35.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (20.00%) C#
9 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) Time Management
10 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) CRM
10 3 (15.00%) WCF
10 3 (15.00%) WinForms
10 3 (15.00%) Ajax
11 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (10.00%) CSS3
12 1 (5.00%) SaaS
12 1 (5.00%) XAML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Xcode
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) HTML5
5 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (15.00%) WCF
7 3 (15.00%) WinForms
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) CSS3
9 1 (5.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
9 1 (5.00%) LINQ
9 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mobile App
1 9 (45.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) iOS Development
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) Objective-C
4 4 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) C++
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Castleford, West Yorkshire
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