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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 9 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 44 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.46% 24.04% 49.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.54% 26.04% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 106
Average salary £43,750 £34,000 £33,563
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% +1.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
193 169 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.48% 92.35% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 165 129 196
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
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 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 50 (79.37%) SQL
2 47 (74.60%) C#
3 46 (73.02%) XML
4 43 (68.25%) Web Services
5 40 (63.49%) Software Engineering
6 37 (58.73%) Project Management
7 33 (52.38%) .NET
8 21 (33.33%) VB
8 21 (33.33%) MVC
9 20 (31.75%) Visual Studio
9 20 (31.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (30.16%) Oracle
10 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
11 18 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 17 (26.98%) SOAP
12 17 (26.98%) UDDI
12 17 (26.98%) WSDL
13 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.87%) Finance
15 8 (12.70%) WCF
16 6 (9.52%) VB6
17 5 (7.94%) Java
17 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
18 4 (6.35%) TDD
18 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
18 4 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
18 4 (6.35%) OO
18 4 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
18 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
18 4 (6.35%) OOD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (6.35%) SAS
2 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) OLAP
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Visual Studio
1 20 (31.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.59%) ReSharper
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (73.02%) XML
2 43 (68.25%) Web Services
3 33 (52.38%) .NET
4 17 (26.98%) SOAP
4 17 (26.98%) UDDI
4 17 (26.98%) WSDL
5 8 (12.70%) WCF
6 4 (6.35%) J2EE
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) jQuery
7 2 (3.17%) Ajax
7 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (1.59%) HTML5
8 1 (1.59%) HTML
8 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.17%) VSAM
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.59%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) zOS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Software Engineering
2 37 (58.73%) Project Management
3 21 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.35%) TDD
5 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
5 4 (6.35%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (6.35%) OO
5 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.35%) OOD
6 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.17%) ERP
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) SEO
6 2 (3.17%) Workflow
6 2 (3.17%) Web Design
6 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) SQL
2 47 (74.60%) C#
3 21 (33.33%) VB
4 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) VB6
6 5 (7.94%) Java
7 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.35%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.76%) COBOL
9 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.17%) REXX
9 2 (3.17%) X++
10 1 (1.59%) Lua
10 1 (1.59%) PHP
10 1 (1.59%) C
10 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) RACF
1 2 (3.17%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Cognos
4 1 (1.59%) Applix
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