The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 37 44 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.76% 30.34% 43.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.89% 33.33% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 76
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 132 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.41% 91.03% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 148 103 175
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Developer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Developer Salary Trend in Halifax

Developer
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 51 (69.86%) SQL
2 49 (67.12%) C#
3 44 (60.27%) XML
4 43 (58.90%) .NET
5 42 (57.53%) Web Services
6 38 (52.05%) Software Engineering
7 33 (45.21%) Project Management
8 28 (38.36%) MVC
9 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
10 22 (30.14%) SOAP
11 20 (27.40%) UDDI
11 20 (27.40%) WSDL
12 17 (23.29%) VB
13 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
13 16 (21.92%) Visual Studio
14 15 (20.55%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (16.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 12 (16.44%) Oracle
16 11 (15.07%) Finance
17 9 (12.33%) VB6
17 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (10.96%) HTML
19 7 (9.59%) WCF
20 6 (8.22%) CSS
21 5 (6.85%) Java
21 5 (6.85%) PHP
21 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
21 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
21 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
21 5 (6.85%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) SAS
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.11%) MySQL
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) OLAP
6 1 (1.37%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Visual Studio
2 15 (20.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (16.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.74%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.74%) Publishing
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (60.27%) XML
2 43 (58.90%) .NET
3 42 (57.53%) Web Services
4 22 (30.14%) SOAP
5 20 (27.40%) UDDI
5 20 (27.40%) WSDL
6 8 (10.96%) HTML
7 7 (9.59%) WCF
8 6 (8.22%) CSS
9 5 (6.85%) jQuery
10 4 (5.48%) HTML5
10 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.48%) J2EE
11 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
11 3 (4.11%) CSS3
12 2 (2.74%) Spring
13 1 (1.37%) Classic ASP
13 1 (1.37%) Flash
13 1 (1.37%) Ajax
13 1 (1.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.37%) VSAM
2 1 (1.37%) Video Editing
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.37%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) iSeries
2 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) UNIX
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Software Engineering
2 33 (45.21%) Project Management
3 28 (38.36%) MVC
4 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.85%) OO
6 4 (5.48%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.48%) TDD
6 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.11%) ETL
7 3 (4.11%) OOD
7 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.74%) Coaching
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.74%) Scrum
8 2 (2.74%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) OOP
9 1 (1.37%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (69.86%) SQL
2 49 (67.12%) C#
3 26 (35.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.29%) VB
5 9 (12.33%) VB6
6 5 (6.85%) Java
6 5 (6.85%) PHP
6 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.11%) COBOL
7 3 (4.11%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.74%) PHP5
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) VBScript
9 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.37%) REXX
9 1 (1.37%) X++
9 1 (1.37%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (1.37%) RACF
1 1 (1.37%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.37%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) IBM
4 1 (1.37%) Cognos
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe
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