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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1032 896 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.14% 24.14% 28.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.40% 24.87% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 851 745 589
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 £29,000 £26,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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
3395 3603 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.88% 97.09% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 2852 1906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 872 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 851 (44.55%) JavaScript
3 827 (43.30%) .NET
4 780 (40.84%) SQL
5 752 (39.37%) SQL Server
6 741 (38.80%) C#
7 714 (37.38%) HTML
8 592 (30.99%) CSS
9 576 (30.16%) ASP.NET
10 568 (29.74%) MVC
11 394 (20.63%) Java
12 348 (18.22%) jQuery
13 347 (18.17%) TDD
14 319 (16.70%) PHP
15 312 (16.34%) T-SQL
16 308 (16.13%) OO
17 288 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 281 (14.71%) Microsoft
19 257 (13.46%) AngularJS
20 253 (13.25%) HTML5
21 241 (12.62%) Oracle
22 231 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
23 224 (11.73%) MySQL
24 218 (11.41%) .NET Framework
25 210 (10.99%) Software Engineering
26 207 (10.84%) Finance
27 201 (10.52%) Scrum
27 201 (10.52%) Degree
28 195 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
29 191 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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
1 104 (5.45%) CMS
2 87 (4.55%) Node.js
3 86 (4.50%) SharePoint
4 58 (3.04%) Apache
5 50 (2.62%) IIS
6 44 (2.30%) WordPress
7 28 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 28 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.41%) Drupal
9 24 (1.26%) JBoss
10 20 (1.05%) WebLogic
10 20 (1.05%) Umbraco
11 19 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 18 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.89%) Mule
14 16 (0.84%) Mule ESB
15 15 (0.79%) SAS
15 15 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
17 9 (0.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 153 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 31 (1.62%) MS Office
3 27 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 25 (1.31%) PowerPivot
5 15 (0.79%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 36 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.31%) Magento
3 8 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.10%) Shopify
5 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.41%) Heroku
3 27 (1.41%) Office 365
4 14 (0.73%) SaaS
5 3 (0.16%) PaaS
5 3 (0.16%) MailChimp
5 3 (0.16%) Force.com
6 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.052%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.052%) GitHub
6 1 (0.052%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.052%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.47%) Internet
2 23 (1.20%) Intranet
2 23 (1.20%) HTTP
3 18 (0.94%) VoIP
4 9 (0.47%) Network Security
5 6 (0.31%) Broadband
6 3 (0.16%) SAN
6 3 (0.16%) DNS
7 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.052%) SSL
8 1 (0.052%) DHCP
8 1 (0.052%) FTP
8 1 (0.052%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.052%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 752 (39.37%) SQL Server
2 224 (11.73%) MySQL
3 191 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 127 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 111 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 105 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 103 (5.39%) Relational Database
8 87 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 74 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
10 60 (3.14%) Oracle Database
11 54 (2.83%) MongoDB
12 41 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
13 36 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (1.68%) Data Mining
15 30 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 28 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
17 24 (1.26%) Big Data
18 23 (1.20%) QlikView
19 20 (1.05%) RDBMS
20 19 (0.99%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 184 (9.63%) Visual Studio
2 121 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (5.34%) Git (software)
4 49 (2.57%) NUnit
5 44 (2.30%) Subversion
6 41 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
6 41 (2.15%) JUnit
7 37 (1.94%) Maven
8 35 (1.83%) MSTest
9 33 (1.73%) Moq
10 30 (1.57%) Selenium
11 27 (1.41%) Grunt
12 26 (1.36%) Jasmine
12 26 (1.36%) Jenkins
13 23 (1.20%) Eclipse
14 21 (1.10%) JIRA
15 18 (0.94%) Bower
16 14 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (0.73%) Xcode
17 13 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 207 (10.84%) Finance
2 64 (3.35%) Retail
3 60 (3.14%) Games
4 52 (2.72%) Marketing
5 49 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (0.94%) Legal
7 14 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 14 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.63%) Banking
9 11 (0.58%) Back Office
10 9 (0.47%) Advertising
11 8 (0.42%) Local Government
12 5 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.26%) Front Office
12 5 (0.26%) Law
13 3 (0.16%) Electronics
14 2 (0.10%) Publishing
15 1 (0.052%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 827 (43.30%) .NET
2 714 (37.38%) HTML
3 592 (30.99%) CSS
4 576 (30.16%) ASP.NET
5 348 (18.22%) jQuery
6 288 (15.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 257 (13.46%) AngularJS
8 253 (13.25%) HTML5
9 218 (11.41%) .NET Framework
10 181 (9.48%) XML
11 166 (8.69%) WCF
12 162 (8.48%) Web Services
13 144 (7.54%) CSS3
14 136 (7.12%) J2EE
15 133 (6.96%) WinForms
16 117 (6.13%) Spring
17 115 (6.02%) Entity Framework
18 101 (5.29%) RESTful
19 95 (4.97%) Hibernate
20 84 (4.40%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 76 (3.98%) User Experience
2 55 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (2.88%) NHS
3 54 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 50 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 36 (1.88%) Visualisation
7 34 (1.78%) Social Media
8 29 (1.52%) iPhone
9 25 (1.31%) Data Integration
10 23 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
11 18 (0.94%) RIA
12 16 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 15 (0.79%) iPad
14 14 (0.73%) Social Network
15 13 (0.68%) BBC
16 12 (0.63%) N-Tier
16 12 (0.63%) Mathematics
17 10 (0.52%) Private Cloud
18 9 (0.47%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 150 (7.85%) Linux
2 138 (7.23%) Windows
3 104 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 98 (5.13%) Android
5 30 (1.57%) UNIX
6 15 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
7 14 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.21%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.052%) MVS
10 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.052%) AIX
10 1 (0.052%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.052%) CentOS
10 1 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 872 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 568 (29.74%) MVC
3 347 (18.17%) TDD
4 308 (16.13%) OO
5 231 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
6 210 (10.99%) Software Engineering
7 201 (10.52%) Scrum
8 195 (10.21%) Business Intelligence
9 180 (9.42%) Unit Testing
10 161 (8.43%) E-Commerce
11 159 (8.32%) Mentoring
12 140 (7.33%) OOP
13 134 (7.02%) SDLC
14 116 (6.07%) Web Development
15 92 (4.82%) BDD
16 76 (3.98%) Open Source
17 74 (3.87%) CRM
18 73 (3.82%) iOS Development
19 72 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
20 68 (3.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 851 (44.55%) JavaScript
2 780 (40.84%) SQL
3 741 (38.80%) C#
4 394 (20.63%) Java
5 319 (16.70%) PHP
6 312 (16.34%) T-SQL
7 115 (6.02%) VB.NET
7 115 (6.02%) Ruby
8 81 (4.24%) C++
9 76 (3.98%) Python
10 69 (3.61%) PL/SQL
11 47 (2.46%) VB
12 40 (2.09%) Objective-C
13 32 (1.68%) C
14 31 (1.62%) VB6
15 20 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 18 (0.94%) Perl
17 17 (0.89%) Groovy
18 13 (0.68%) Bash Shell
19 11 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 201 (10.52%) Degree
2 27 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.47%) SAS Certification
6 7 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.26%) MCTS
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.21%) MCP
8 4 (0.21%) MCAD
8 4 (0.21%) MCSD
8 4 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.052%) MCSE
9 1 (0.052%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.052%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.62%) QA
2 44 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.63%) HL7
4 5 (0.26%) SLA
5 2 (0.10%) WCAG
5 2 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (0.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.052%) Xen
2 1 (0.052%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (0.26%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.21%) Puppet
2 4 (0.21%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.10%) SCCM
4 2 (0.10%) SCOM
5 1 (0.052%) OpenView
Vendors
1 281 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 241 (12.62%) Oracle
3 72 (3.77%) Zend
4 39 (2.04%) Sitecore
5 35 (1.83%) Apple
6 29 (1.52%) Xamarin
7 25 (1.31%) Tableau
7 25 (1.31%) Facebook
7 25 (1.31%) Google
8 18 (0.94%) IBM
9 15 (0.79%) Twitter
10 13 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (0.63%) Splunk
12 11 (0.58%) Sony
13 10 (0.52%) BEA
13 10 (0.52%) Sybase
13 10 (0.52%) hybris
14 9 (0.47%) Yahoo!
14 9 (0.47%) Adobe
15 7 (0.37%) Epiphany
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