The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 865 975 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 26.84% 26.34% 31.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.80% 27.10% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 752 820 654
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3112 3598 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.56% 97.19% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2930 2011
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,143 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 842 (47.12%) SQL
2 836 (46.78%) .NET
3 826 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
4 757 (42.36%) JavaScript
5 747 (41.80%) C#
6 728 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 681 (38.11%) HTML
8 618 (34.58%) ASP.NET
9 591 (33.07%) CSS
10 589 (32.96%) MVC
11 390 (21.82%) jQuery
12 335 (18.75%) T-SQL
13 327 (18.30%) Java
14 326 (18.24%) Microsoft
14 326 (18.24%) TDD
15 315 (17.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 299 (16.73%) PHP
17 296 (16.56%) OO
18 247 (13.82%) .NET Framework
19 227 (12.70%) HTML5
20 222 (12.42%) Finance
21 220 (12.31%) Oracle
22 211 (11.81%) XML
23 209 (11.70%) Scrum
24 201 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
25 193 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
26 184 (10.30%) Windows
26 184 (10.30%) AngularJS
27 179 (10.02%) MySQL
28 174 (9.74%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 89 (4.98%) CMS
2 87 (4.87%) SharePoint
3 68 (3.81%) IIS
4 66 (3.69%) Node.js
5 49 (2.74%) Apache
6 43 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 39 (2.18%) WordPress
8 32 (1.79%) Drupal
9 30 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
10 28 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 27 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 26 (1.45%) WebLogic
13 20 (1.12%) JBoss
14 19 (1.06%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.62%) Umbraco
16 10 (0.56%) SAS
17 9 (0.50%) OpenEdge
18 8 (0.45%) Mule
18 8 (0.45%) Apache Solr
18 8 (0.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 170 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.97%) Photoshop
3 37 (2.07%) MS Office
4 15 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.62%) InfoPath
6 10 (0.56%) PowerPivot
7 7 (0.39%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.056%) Shopify
3 1 (0.056%) BASE24
3 1 (0.056%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.62%) Office 365
4 27 (1.51%) Heroku
5 5 (0.28%) MailChimp
5 5 (0.28%) SaaS
6 3 (0.17%) GitHub
6 3 (0.17%) Force.com
7 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.056%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.056%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.056%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.056%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.73%) Intranet
2 30 (1.68%) Internet
3 18 (1.01%) VoIP
3 18 (1.01%) HTTP
4 11 (0.62%) LDAP
5 7 (0.39%) DNS
6 4 (0.22%) Network Security
7 3 (0.17%) SAN
8 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.11%) FTP
9 1 (0.056%) IPsec
9 1 (0.056%) DHCP
9 1 (0.056%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.056%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 179 (10.02%) MySQL
3 164 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 131 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 117 (6.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 113 (6.32%) Relational Database
7 87 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 85 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 80 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 77 (4.31%) Oracle Database
11 39 (2.18%) Big Data
11 39 (2.18%) MongoDB
12 36 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 35 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
14 32 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
15 30 (1.68%) QlikView
16 29 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 24 (1.34%) RDBMS
18 22 (1.23%) Data Mining
19 19 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 163 (9.12%) Visual Studio
2 139 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 114 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 87 (4.87%) Subversion
5 65 (3.64%) NUnit
6 59 (3.30%) Moq
7 53 (2.97%) MSTest
8 44 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
9 40 (2.24%) ReSharper
10 34 (1.90%) Selenium
11 33 (1.85%) Maven
12 30 (1.68%) SoapUI
13 23 (1.29%) Jasmine
13 23 (1.29%) Jenkins
13 23 (1.29%) JUnit
14 22 (1.23%) Eclipse
14 22 (1.23%) Grunt
14 22 (1.23%) Hudson
15 21 (1.18%) Xcode
16 20 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 222 (12.42%) Finance
2 77 (4.31%) Retail
3 46 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 41 (2.29%) Games
5 27 (1.51%) Marketing
6 17 (0.95%) Legal
7 16 (0.90%) Banking
8 9 (0.50%) Back Office
9 8 (0.45%) Local Government
10 6 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.34%) Publishing
11 5 (0.28%) Advertising
12 4 (0.22%) Law
12 4 (0.22%) Front Office
13 3 (0.17%) Automotive
13 3 (0.17%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.056%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 836 (46.78%) .NET
2 681 (38.11%) HTML
3 618 (34.58%) ASP.NET
4 591 (33.07%) CSS
5 390 (21.82%) jQuery
6 315 (17.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 247 (13.82%) .NET Framework
8 227 (12.70%) HTML5
9 211 (11.81%) XML
10 184 (10.30%) AngularJS
11 167 (9.35%) Web Services
12 152 (8.51%) WCF
13 146 (8.17%) WinForms
14 144 (8.06%) Entity Framework
15 137 (7.67%) CSS3
16 101 (5.65%) WPF
17 100 (5.60%) Ajax
18 90 (5.04%) J2EE
19 88 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 84 (4.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 85 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 76 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
3 63 (3.53%) User Experience
4 62 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (3.13%) NHS
6 43 (2.41%) Social Media
7 35 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
8 30 (1.68%) Private Cloud
9 27 (1.51%) Computer Science
10 23 (1.29%) Management Information System
11 22 (1.23%) Blackberry
12 21 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
13 20 (1.12%) Social Network
14 18 (1.01%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.90%) N-Tier
15 16 (0.90%) Visualisation
16 15 (0.84%) iPhone
17 14 (0.78%) iPad
18 11 (0.62%) RIA
19 10 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 184 (10.30%) Windows
2 134 (7.50%) Linux
3 108 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 107 (5.99%) Android
5 31 (1.73%) UNIX
6 19 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
9 5 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.11%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.056%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.056%) CentOS
11 1 (0.056%) MVS
11 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.056%) AIX
11 1 (0.056%) Solaris
11 1 (0.056%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
2 589 (32.96%) MVC
3 326 (18.24%) TDD
4 296 (16.56%) OO
5 209 (11.70%) Scrum
6 201 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 193 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
8 153 (8.56%) E-Commerce
9 152 (8.51%) Unit Testing
10 144 (8.06%) SDLC
11 132 (7.39%) Software Engineering
12 130 (7.27%) OOP
13 122 (6.83%) Web Development
14 96 (5.37%) Mentoring
15 75 (4.20%) BDD
16 60 (3.36%) CRM
17 56 (3.13%) Mobile Development
18 54 (3.02%) Analytics
18 54 (3.02%) Android Development
18 54 (3.02%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 842 (47.12%) SQL
2 757 (42.36%) JavaScript
3 747 (41.80%) C#
4 335 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 327 (18.30%) Java
6 299 (16.73%) PHP
7 155 (8.67%) VB.NET
8 100 (5.60%) Ruby
9 68 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 68 (3.81%) C++
10 59 (3.30%) Python
11 49 (2.74%) VB
12 43 (2.41%) Objective-C
13 29 (1.62%) VB6
14 19 (1.06%) Perl
15 16 (0.90%) C
16 12 (0.67%) Bash Shell
17 11 (0.62%) Shell Script
17 11 (0.62%) Tcl
18 9 (0.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 174 (9.74%) Degree
2 48 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.84%) MCP
5 15 (0.84%) MCTS
6 14 (0.78%) MCAD
6 14 (0.78%) MCSD
7 9 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (0.45%) SAS Certification
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.17%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.056%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.18%) QA
2 33 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.39%) SLA
4 5 (0.28%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) WCAG
5 2 (0.11%) WAI
6 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (1.68%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.056%) Xen
2 1 (0.056%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.28%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.22%) Puppet
3 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.11%) OpenView
5 1 (0.056%) SCCM
5 1 (0.056%) SCOM
Vendors
1 326 (18.24%) Microsoft
2 220 (12.31%) Oracle
3 62 (3.47%) Zend
4 44 (2.46%) Apple
5 27 (1.51%) Facebook
6 24 (1.34%) Twitter
7 21 (1.18%) Business Objects
8 17 (0.95%) Xamarin
9 15 (0.84%) Adobe
9 15 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (0.78%) Tableau
11 13 (0.73%) Sitecore
12 11 (0.62%) ServiceNow
13 10 (0.56%) Google
13 10 (0.56%) Sybase
14 9 (0.50%) Rackspace
14 9 (0.50%) Sencha
14 9 (0.50%) Progress
15 7 (0.39%) hybris
15 7 (0.39%) BT
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