The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 11 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 38 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 16.23% 28.79% 40.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.32% 31.15% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 59
Average salary £36,250 £31,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.17% -13.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £43,475 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 122 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.48% 92.42% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 176 97 141
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
West Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (55.21%) .NET
2 48 (50.00%) SQL
3 41 (42.71%) C#
4 36 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 32 (33.33%) HTML
6 30 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 29 (30.21%) MVC
8 26 (27.08%) XML
9 24 (25.00%) CSS
9 24 (25.00%) Web Services
10 21 (21.88%) T-SQL
10 21 (21.88%) Finance
11 20 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET
13 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
13 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 16 (16.67%) jQuery
15 14 (14.58%) SOAP
15 14 (14.58%) .NET Framework
16 13 (13.54%) PHP
17 11 (11.46%) Project Management
17 11 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (11.46%) ETL
17 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (10.42%) MySQL
18 10 (10.42%) Oracle
19 9 (9.38%) VB6
19 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (9.38%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) DNS
1 4 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) CTI
3 1 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (10.42%) MySQL
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.29%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.08%) OLAP
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.04%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.04%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.08%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.04%) JUnit
4 1 (1.04%) Selenium
4 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Legal
3 2 (2.08%) Publishing
3 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Military
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (55.21%) .NET
2 32 (33.33%) HTML
3 26 (27.08%) XML
4 24 (25.00%) CSS
4 24 (25.00%) Web Services
5 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET
6 16 (16.67%) jQuery
7 14 (14.58%) SOAP
7 14 (14.58%) .NET Framework
8 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (9.38%) WSDL
9 9 (9.38%) UDDI
9 9 (9.38%) WCF
10 8 (8.33%) HTML5
11 7 (7.29%) CSS3
12 6 (6.25%) Sass
12 6 (6.25%) LESS
13 5 (5.21%) Classic ASP
14 4 (4.17%) J2EE
14 4 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.04%) Video Editing
1 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
1 1 (1.04%) IVR
1 1 (1.04%) Social Media
1 1 (1.04%) iSeries
1 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Windows
2 8 (8.33%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) MVC
2 20 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (11.46%) Project Management
4 11 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (11.46%) ETL
5 9 (9.38%) OO
6 7 (7.29%) OOP
7 6 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.17%) UML
9 4 (4.17%) Scrum
10 3 (3.13%) TDD
10 3 (3.13%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.13%) Web Development
10 3 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.00%) SQL
2 41 (42.71%) C#
3 30 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 13 (13.54%) PHP
6 9 (9.38%) VB6
6 9 (9.38%) VB
7 7 (7.29%) Java
7 7 (7.29%) COBOL
8 6 (6.25%) PHP5
8 6 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.17%) C++
10 3 (3.13%) Ruby
10 3 (3.13%) VBScript
10 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.08%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Twitter
3 4 (4.17%) IBM
4 3 (3.13%) Facebook
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) Cognos
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