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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 861 907 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.91% 27.87% 31.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.58% 29.02% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 733 727 841
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 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
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 845 (50.15%) .NET
2 803 (47.66%) C#
3 780 (46.29%) SQL
4 702 (41.66%) Agile Software Development
5 644 (38.22%) SQL Server
6 642 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 623 (36.97%) HTML
8 602 (35.73%) ASP.NET
9 539 (31.99%) MVC
10 535 (31.75%) CSS
11 383 (22.73%) Java
12 366 (21.72%) jQuery
13 331 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 327 (19.41%) .NET Framework
15 313 (18.58%) Microsoft
16 298 (17.69%) Oracle
17 270 (16.02%) OO
18 253 (15.01%) T-SQL
19 244 (14.48%) E-Commerce
20 225 (13.35%) PHP
20 225 (13.35%) TDD
21 216 (12.82%) Finance
22 208 (12.34%) Scrum
23 201 (11.93%) Web Services
24 195 (11.57%) Windows
25 193 (11.45%) VB.NET
26 190 (11.28%) XML
27 188 (11.16%) Degree
28 182 (10.80%) HTML5
29 163 (9.67%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.28%) Tomcat
2 88 (5.22%) SharePoint
3 82 (4.87%) WebLogic
4 73 (4.33%) IIS
5 71 (4.21%) CMS
6 50 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
7 45 (2.67%) Apache
8 41 (2.43%) Node.js
9 36 (2.14%) WordPress
10 30 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 30 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (1.48%) WebSphere
11 25 (1.48%) JBoss
12 20 (1.19%) Drupal
13 12 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
14 10 (0.59%) OpenEdge
15 9 (0.53%) NServiceBus
16 7 (0.42%) Umbraco
17 6 (0.36%) Apache Solr
17 6 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 156 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.04%) Photoshop
3 32 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 14 (0.83%) MS Office
5 12 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.18%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.059%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 41 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.25%) Magento
3 5 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.059%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.059%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.36%) Office 365
3 9 (0.53%) Heroku
4 8 (0.47%) SaaS
4 8 (0.47%) GitHub
4 8 (0.47%) MailChimp
5 6 (0.36%) Force.com
5 6 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.79%) LDAP
2 17 (1.01%) Internet
3 16 (0.95%) Intranet
4 8 (0.47%) HTTP
5 4 (0.24%) DNS
6 3 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.12%) VoIP
8 1 (0.059%) CTI
8 1 (0.059%) FTP
8 1 (0.059%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 644 (38.22%) SQL Server
2 157 (9.32%) MySQL
3 134 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 126 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 126 (7.48%) Relational Database
5 108 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (5.52%) Oracle Database
7 74 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
8 64 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 62 (3.68%) RDBMS
10 60 (3.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 40 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 40 (2.37%) Big Data
13 34 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
14 30 (1.78%) Oracle OWB
15 21 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 18 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
18 13 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 154 (9.14%) Subversion
2 134 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 120 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 114 (6.77%) Git (software)
5 84 (4.99%) Maven
6 58 (3.44%) Hudson
7 49 (2.91%) JUnit
8 47 (2.79%) Selenium
9 42 (2.49%) NUnit
9 42 (2.49%) Moq
10 40 (2.37%) MSTest
11 39 (2.31%) Jenkins
11 39 (2.31%) ReSharper
11 39 (2.31%) Oracle APEX
12 32 (1.90%) SoapUI
13 30 (1.78%) Eclipse
14 27 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (1.60%) JIRA
15 26 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
16 22 (1.31%) Xcode
General
1 216 (12.82%) Finance
2 91 (5.40%) Retail
3 31 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 19 (1.13%) Marketing
5 17 (1.01%) Games
6 14 (0.83%) Publishing
7 13 (0.77%) Banking
8 9 (0.53%) Legal
9 8 (0.47%) Automotive
9 8 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.36%) Advertising
11 4 (0.24%) Back Office
12 3 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.059%) French Language
13 1 (0.059%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (50.15%) .NET
2 623 (36.97%) HTML
3 602 (35.73%) ASP.NET
4 535 (31.75%) CSS
5 366 (21.72%) jQuery
6 331 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 327 (19.41%) .NET Framework
8 201 (11.93%) Web Services
9 190 (11.28%) XML
10 182 (10.80%) HTML5
11 162 (9.61%) WCF
12 158 (9.38%) WPF
13 146 (8.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 138 (8.19%) Ajax
15 128 (7.60%) WinForms
16 125 (7.42%) Spring
17 119 (7.06%) J2EE
18 99 (5.88%) CSS3
19 98 (5.82%) AngularJS
20 90 (5.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 96 (5.70%) Mobile App
2 94 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
4 68 (4.04%) User Experience
5 45 (2.67%) Open Source
6 41 (2.43%) NHS
7 40 (2.37%) Blackberry
7 40 (2.37%) 3D Graphics
8 33 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 28 (1.66%) Social Media
10 27 (1.60%) Computer Science
11 22 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
12 21 (1.25%) Data Integration
13 17 (1.01%) iPad
13 17 (1.01%) iPhone
13 17 (1.01%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.95%) Management Information System
15 14 (0.83%) Social Network
16 12 (0.71%) GIS
16 12 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 195 (11.57%) Windows
2 109 (6.47%) Apple iOS
3 94 (5.58%) Android
4 83 (4.93%) Linux
5 52 (3.09%) UNIX
6 7 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.059%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.059%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.059%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.059%) MVS
9 1 (0.059%) Solaris
9 1 (0.059%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 702 (41.66%) Agile Software Development
2 539 (31.99%) MVC
3 270 (16.02%) OO
4 244 (14.48%) E-Commerce
5 225 (13.35%) TDD
6 208 (12.34%) Scrum
7 163 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
8 141 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
9 111 (6.59%) OOP
10 101 (5.99%) Web Development
11 100 (5.93%) Unit Testing
12 84 (4.99%) ETL
13 73 (4.33%) Software Engineering
14 65 (3.86%) Data Modelling
14 65 (3.86%) Android Development
15 59 (3.50%) CRM
16 57 (3.38%) Analytics
17 53 (3.15%) Migration
17 53 (3.15%) Workflow
18 51 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 803 (47.66%) C#
2 780 (46.29%) SQL
3 642 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 383 (22.73%) Java
5 253 (15.01%) T-SQL
6 225 (13.35%) PHP
7 193 (11.45%) VB.NET
8 95 (5.64%) PL/SQL
9 58 (3.44%) VB
10 57 (3.38%) C++
11 38 (2.26%) Objective-C
12 37 (2.20%) Ruby
13 29 (1.72%) Python
14 23 (1.36%) VB6
15 21 (1.25%) XAML
16 18 (1.07%) Perl
17 15 (0.89%) PHP5
18 14 (0.83%) C
18 14 (0.83%) ActionScript
19 12 (0.71%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 188 (11.16%) Degree
2 58 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.84%) MCSD
4 26 (1.54%) MCP
5 23 (1.36%) MCTS
5 23 (1.36%) MCAD
6 10 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.24%) OCP
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.24%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.24%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.18%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.059%) MCPD
9 1 (0.059%) HNC
9 1 (0.059%) HND
9 1 (0.059%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.36%) SLA
2 15 (0.89%) QA
3 11 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.059%) WCAG
5 1 (0.059%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.059%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.059%) Docker
2 1 (0.059%) LXC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.24%) Puppet
2 3 (0.18%) Nagios
3 2 (0.12%) Hyperic
3 2 (0.12%) Opsview
4 1 (0.059%) WMI
4 1 (0.059%) OpenView
4 1 (0.059%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.059%) Plesk
Vendors
1 313 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 298 (17.69%) Oracle
3 44 (2.61%) ServiceNow
4 43 (2.55%) Apple
5 40 (2.37%) Business Objects
6 38 (2.26%) Zend
7 31 (1.84%) Adobe
8 23 (1.36%) Sencha
9 19 (1.13%) Twitter
10 18 (1.07%) Facebook
11 12 (0.71%) Informatica
11 12 (0.71%) Cognos
12 11 (0.65%) Progress
12 11 (0.65%) Hitachi
13 8 (0.47%) EPiServer
14 7 (0.42%) Sitecore
15 6 (0.36%) Tableau
16 5 (0.30%) Remedy
16 5 (0.30%) IBM
16 5 (0.30%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + pension, life assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Castillo International SEZC Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension + health
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 34 days holiday + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago