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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 39 48 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 20.53% 30.00% 42.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.63% 32.43% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 77
Average salary £39,750 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
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
189 148 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.47% 92.50% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 162 119 178
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 £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
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 31 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 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 (72.86%) SQL
2 50 (71.43%) C#
3 45 (64.29%) XML
4 44 (62.86%) Web Services
5 40 (57.14%) .NET
6 39 (55.71%) Software Engineering
7 34 (48.57%) Project Management
8 27 (38.57%) MVC
9 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
10 21 (30.00%) SOAP
11 20 (28.57%) UDDI
11 20 (28.57%) WSDL
12 18 (25.71%) VB
13 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
14 16 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 14 (20.00%) Oracle
17 13 (18.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 12 (17.14%) Finance
19 9 (12.86%) VB6
20 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
20 8 (11.43%) WCF
21 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
21 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
22 5 (7.14%) VB.NET
22 5 (7.14%) Java
22 5 (7.14%) TDD
23 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
23 4 (5.71%) HTML
23 4 (5.71%) T-SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (5.71%) SAS
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.43%) OLAP
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
2 16 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (18.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.86%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) XML
2 44 (62.86%) Web Services
3 40 (57.14%) .NET
4 21 (30.00%) SOAP
5 20 (28.57%) UDDI
5 20 (28.57%) WSDL
6 8 (11.43%) WCF
7 4 (5.71%) J2EE
7 4 (5.71%) HTML
7 4 (5.71%) CSS
8 3 (4.29%) jQuery
8 3 (4.29%) HTML5
8 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.86%) Spring
9 2 (2.86%) Ajax
10 1 (1.43%) CSS3
10 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) VSAM
1 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
1 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.43%) Video Editing
2 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) zOS
2 1 (1.43%) UNIX
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) Software Engineering
2 34 (48.57%) Project Management
3 27 (38.57%) MVC
4 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.14%) TDD
6 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.71%) OO
6 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.29%) OOD
7 3 (4.29%) ETL
8 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.86%) ERP
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL
8 2 (2.86%) Service Management
8 2 (2.86%) SEO
8 2 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (72.86%) SQL
2 50 (71.43%) C#
3 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.71%) VB
5 9 (12.86%) VB6
6 5 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.14%) Java
7 4 (5.71%) Assembly Language
7 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.29%) PHP
8 3 (4.29%) COBOL
9 2 (2.86%) REXX
9 2 (2.86%) X++
10 1 (1.43%) Lua
10 1 (1.43%) PHP5
10 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) RACF
1 2 (2.86%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.86%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Cognos
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