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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 896 998 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.68% 28.92% 29.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.23% 30.03% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 776 799 711
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,200 £45,000
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 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
3552 3323 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.82% 96.29% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2631 2162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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 5 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 881 (49.08%) SQL
2 878 (48.91%) .NET
3 832 (46.35%) C#
4 820 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
5 728 (40.56%) SQL Server
6 705 (39.28%) JavaScript
7 684 (38.11%) HTML
8 645 (35.93%) ASP.NET
9 580 (32.31%) CSS
10 566 (31.53%) MVC
11 395 (22.01%) jQuery
12 388 (21.62%) Java
13 354 (19.72%) Microsoft
14 352 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 312 (17.38%) OO
16 305 (16.99%) T-SQL
17 304 (16.94%) .NET Framework
18 286 (15.93%) TDD
19 264 (14.71%) Oracle
20 261 (14.54%) PHP
21 241 (13.43%) Finance
22 237 (13.20%) Scrum
23 233 (12.98%) E-Commerce
24 215 (11.98%) HTML5
25 208 (11.59%) XML
26 203 (11.31%) Windows
27 200 (11.14%) Degree
28 199 (11.09%) Web Services
29 187 (10.42%) VB.NET
30 184 (10.25%) Continuous Integration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 93 (5.18%) SharePoint
2 80 (4.46%) IIS
3 76 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 76 (4.23%) CMS
4 60 (3.34%) Apache
5 56 (3.12%) WebLogic
6 47 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
7 42 (2.34%) Node.js
8 37 (2.06%) WordPress
9 34 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 34 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 25 (1.39%) Drupal
11 17 (0.95%) WebSphere
12 15 (0.84%) JBoss
13 14 (0.78%) Umbraco
14 10 (0.56%) NServiceBus
14 10 (0.56%) OpenEdge
15 7 (0.39%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
16 6 (0.33%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 168 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 69 (3.84%) Photoshop
3 28 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (1.23%) MS Office
5 8 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.22%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.17%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.17%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.056%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 51 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.00%) Magento
3 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.056%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.056%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.056%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.056%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.56%) Office 365
3 20 (1.11%) Heroku
4 8 (0.45%) MailChimp
4 8 (0.45%) GitHub
5 7 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.28%) Force.com
7 3 (0.17%) SaaS
8 1 (0.056%) PaaS
8 1 (0.056%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.78%) LDAP
2 25 (1.39%) Intranet
3 21 (1.17%) Internet
4 15 (0.84%) HTTP
5 6 (0.33%) VoIP
6 5 (0.28%) DNS
7 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.056%) CTI
8 1 (0.056%) FTP
8 1 (0.056%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (40.56%) SQL Server
2 176 (9.81%) MySQL
3 161 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 142 (7.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 136 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 115 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 93 (5.18%) Oracle Database
8 83 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
9 75 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 63 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (2.90%) RDBMS
12 47 (2.62%) Big Data
13 39 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
14 36 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 30 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
16 22 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 18 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (1.00%) QlikView
18 17 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
19 16 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 153 (8.52%) Subversion
2 146 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 133 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 121 (6.74%) Git (software)
5 60 (3.34%) Maven
6 59 (3.29%) Moq
7 55 (3.06%) ReSharper
8 52 (2.90%) NUnit
9 51 (2.84%) MSTest
10 48 (2.67%) Selenium
11 47 (2.62%) Hudson
12 45 (2.51%) SoapUI
13 40 (2.23%) Jenkins
14 39 (2.17%) JUnit
15 36 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
16 31 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
17 29 (1.62%) Xcode
18 28 (1.56%) Eclipse
19 22 (1.23%) JIRA
20 18 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 241 (13.43%) Finance
2 92 (5.13%) Retail
3 40 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 21 (1.17%) Games
5 19 (1.06%) Marketing
6 16 (0.89%) Publishing
7 13 (0.72%) Banking
8 12 (0.67%) Legal
9 8 (0.45%) Automotive
10 7 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 6 (0.33%) Back Office
11 6 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.056%) French Language
13 1 (0.056%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 878 (48.91%) .NET
2 684 (38.11%) HTML
3 645 (35.93%) ASP.NET
4 580 (32.31%) CSS
5 395 (22.01%) jQuery
6 352 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 304 (16.94%) .NET Framework
8 215 (11.98%) HTML5
9 208 (11.59%) XML
10 199 (11.09%) Web Services
11 177 (9.86%) WCF
12 164 (9.14%) WPF
13 158 (8.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 148 (8.25%) WinForms
15 133 (7.41%) Ajax
16 123 (6.85%) CSS3
17 119 (6.63%) AngularJS
18 111 (6.18%) J2EE
19 104 (5.79%) Spring
20 89 (4.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 106 (5.91%) Mobile App
2 86 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
3 79 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (4.07%) User Experience
5 50 (2.79%) NHS
6 48 (2.67%) Open Source
7 40 (2.23%) Blackberry
8 37 (2.06%) 3D Graphics
9 36 (2.01%) Social Media
10 29 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
11 24 (1.34%) N-Tier
11 24 (1.34%) Data Integration
12 23 (1.28%) Computer Science
13 18 (1.00%) Social Network
14 16 (0.89%) iPad
14 16 (0.89%) Management Information System
15 15 (0.84%) iPhone
16 12 (0.67%) Client/Server
17 11 (0.61%) GIS
18 10 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 203 (11.31%) Windows
2 121 (6.74%) Apple iOS
3 108 (6.02%) Linux
4 107 (5.96%) Android
5 44 (2.45%) UNIX
6 14 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.28%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.056%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.056%) CentOS
10 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.056%) MVS
10 1 (0.056%) AIX
10 1 (0.056%) Solaris
10 1 (0.056%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 566 (31.53%) MVC
3 312 (17.38%) OO
4 286 (15.93%) TDD
5 237 (13.20%) Scrum
6 233 (12.98%) E-Commerce
7 184 (10.25%) Continuous Integration
8 180 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
9 139 (7.74%) Unit Testing
10 123 (6.85%) Web Development
11 121 (6.74%) OOP
12 78 (4.35%) ETL
13 77 (4.29%) Software Engineering
14 73 (4.07%) Analytics
15 70 (3.90%) CRM
16 64 (3.57%) Android Development
17 62 (3.45%) BDD
18 61 (3.40%) Data Modelling
19 55 (3.06%) Migration
20 51 (2.84%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 881 (49.08%) SQL
2 832 (46.35%) C#
3 705 (39.28%) JavaScript
4 388 (21.62%) Java
5 305 (16.99%) T-SQL
6 261 (14.54%) PHP
7 187 (10.42%) VB.NET
8 80 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 62 (3.45%) Ruby
9 62 (3.45%) C++
10 51 (2.84%) VB
11 47 (2.62%) Objective-C
12 40 (2.23%) Python
13 23 (1.28%) Perl
14 21 (1.17%) VB6
14 21 (1.17%) XAML
15 17 (0.95%) PHP5
16 13 (0.72%) Shell Script
17 12 (0.67%) Delphi
18 11 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 200 (11.14%) Degree
2 66 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (2.90%) VCP4
4 33 (1.84%) MCSD
5 29 (1.62%) MCP
6 28 (1.56%) MCAD
6 28 (1.56%) MCTS
7 14 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.28%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.22%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.056%) CCA
11 1 (0.056%) HNC
11 1 (0.056%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (1.39%) QA
2 19 (1.06%) SLA
3 12 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.11%) WCAG
5 2 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 40 (2.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.056%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.056%) LXC
2 1 (0.056%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.22%) Puppet
2 2 (0.11%) OpenView
3 1 (0.056%) WMI
3 1 (0.056%) Plesk
3 1 (0.056%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 354 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 264 (14.71%) Oracle
3 49 (2.73%) Apple
4 45 (2.51%) Zend
5 39 (2.17%) Business Objects
6 29 (1.62%) ServiceNow
7 28 (1.56%) Adobe
8 23 (1.28%) Twitter
9 22 (1.23%) Facebook
9 22 (1.23%) Sencha
10 11 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.61%) Hitachi
11 10 (0.56%) Tableau
11 10 (0.56%) Progress
12 7 (0.39%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.33%) hybris
13 6 (0.33%) IBM
13 6 (0.33%) HP
13 6 (0.33%) BT
13 6 (0.33%) Sitecore
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