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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 9 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 34 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.87% 14.29% 31.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.04% 16.35% 31.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 54
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
187 208 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.94% 87.39% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 167 137
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 3 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (80.30%) SQL
2 47 (71.21%) C#
3 40 (60.61%) XML
4 39 (59.09%) Software Engineering
5 38 (57.58%) .NET
6 37 (56.06%) Web Services
7 31 (46.97%) Project Management
7 31 (46.97%) VB
8 30 (45.45%) Oracle
8 30 (45.45%) Visual Studio
8 30 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (40.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 12 (18.18%) Finance
10 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 11 (16.67%) MVC
12 10 (15.15%) jQuery
13 9 (13.64%) WCF
13 9 (13.64%) CSS
14 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
15 7 (10.61%) SOAP
15 7 (10.61%) HTML
15 7 (10.61%) UDDI
15 7 (10.61%) WSDL
16 6 (9.09%) VB6
17 5 (7.58%) CSS3
17 5 (7.58%) Legal
17 5 (7.58%) COBOL
17 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
17 5 (7.58%) XHTML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (4.55%) SAS
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) BASE24
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (45.45%) Visual Studio
1 30 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (40.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (60.61%) XML
2 38 (57.58%) .NET
3 37 (56.06%) Web Services
4 10 (15.15%) jQuery
5 9 (13.64%) WCF
5 9 (13.64%) CSS
6 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
7 7 (10.61%) HTML
7 7 (10.61%) SOAP
7 7 (10.61%) UDDI
7 7 (10.61%) WSDL
8 5 (7.58%) XHTML
8 5 (7.58%) CSS3
9 3 (4.55%) J2EE
10 2 (3.03%) Classic ASP
10 2 (3.03%) Ajax
10 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.52%) Ninject
11 1 (1.52%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.03%) VSAM
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.52%) iPhone
3 1 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.52%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) UNIX
1 2 (3.03%) zOS
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 31 (46.97%) Project Management
3 11 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (6.06%) TDD
5 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 3 (4.55%) OOD
5 3 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (4.55%) OO
5 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.03%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.03%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.03%) ERP
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL
6 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.03%) Service Management
6 2 (3.03%) SEO
6 2 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) SQL
2 47 (71.21%) C#
3 31 (46.97%) VB
4 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.09%) VB6
6 5 (7.58%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.58%) COBOL
7 3 (4.55%) Java
8 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.03%) VBScript
8 2 (3.03%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.03%) REXX
8 2 (3.03%) X++
9 1 (1.52%) Lua
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) VBA
9 1 (1.52%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
1 1 (1.52%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) RACF
1 2 (3.03%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.03%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) IBM
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.52%) Teradata
3 1 (1.52%) Applix
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) Cognos
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