The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 905 722 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.73% 28.47% 34.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.40% 29.85% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 759 571 720
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 945 (49.04%) .NET
2 852 (44.21%) C#
3 841 (43.64%) SQL
4 778 (40.37%) SQL Server
5 662 (34.35%) HTML
5 662 (34.35%) JavaScript
6 625 (32.43%) ASP.NET
7 575 (29.84%) CSS
8 567 (29.42%) MVC
9 493 (25.58%) Java
10 482 (25.01%) Agile Software Development
11 401 (20.81%) jQuery
12 357 (18.53%) Microsoft
13 327 (16.97%) T-SQL
14 312 (16.19%) Oracle
15 285 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 281 (14.58%) .NET Framework
17 278 (14.43%) J2EE
18 272 (14.12%) OO
19 266 (13.80%) Scrum
20 264 (13.70%) XML
21 256 (13.28%) TDD
22 243 (12.61%) Spring
23 240 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
24 237 (12.30%) PHP
25 234 (12.14%) WCF
26 229 (11.88%) Web Services
27 209 (10.85%) Degree
28 205 (10.64%) E-Commerce
29 190 (9.86%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 181 (9.39%) Tomcat
2 135 (7.01%) WebLogic
3 80 (4.15%) CMS
4 65 (3.37%) IIS
5 62 (3.22%) WebSphere
6 61 (3.17%) Apache
7 51 (2.65%) WordPress
8 48 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 35 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
10 33 (1.71%) Drupal
11 31 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
12 26 (1.35%) Node.js
13 20 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.88%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (0.67%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 11 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.52%) Apache Solr
18 8 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 155 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 46 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 18 (0.93%) MS Office
4 10 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.36%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.31%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.21%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.10%) InDesign
8 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 58 (3.01%) Magento
2 14 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.16%) osCommerce
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.10%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.30%) SaaS
2 17 (0.88%) Force.com
3 10 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.10%) Heroku
5 1 (0.052%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.37%) Internet
2 59 (3.06%) HTTP
3 32 (1.66%) AMQP
4 23 (1.19%) Intranet
5 13 (0.67%) SAN
6 9 (0.47%) LDAP
7 8 (0.42%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.42%) NAS
8 6 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.26%) FTP
9 5 (0.26%) Extranet
10 2 (0.10%) SNMP
11 1 (0.052%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 240 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 188 (9.76%) MySQL
4 184 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 171 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 167 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 143 (7.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 133 (6.90%) Relational Database
9 114 (5.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 105 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
11 102 (5.29%) Oracle Database
12 94 (4.88%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 37 (1.92%) Big Data
14 36 (1.87%) NoSQL
14 36 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
16 15 (0.78%) Oracle OWB
17 14 (0.73%) MongoDB
18 12 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 155 (8.04%) Visual Studio
2 147 (7.63%) Maven
3 132 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 110 (5.71%) Subversion
5 101 (5.24%) JUnit
6 95 (4.93%) Hudson
7 48 (2.49%) Git (software)
8 45 (2.34%) Selenium
8 45 (2.34%) NUnit
9 39 (2.02%) MSTest
10 34 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
11 24 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
11 24 (1.25%) Moq
11 24 (1.25%) Eclipse
12 21 (1.09%) JBehave
13 20 (1.04%) Cucumber
14 19 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 19 (0.99%) JMeter
15 17 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
15 17 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 189 (9.81%) Finance
2 58 (3.01%) Retail
3 39 (2.02%) Banking
4 36 (1.87%) Legal
5 33 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.61%) Advertising
7 30 (1.56%) Games
8 28 (1.45%) Marketing
9 15 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.67%) Back Office
10 13 (0.67%) Law
11 8 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.31%) Automotive
12 6 (0.31%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.16%) Publishing
13 3 (0.16%) Front Office
14 2 (0.10%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.052%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.052%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 945 (49.04%) .NET
2 662 (34.35%) HTML
3 625 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 575 (29.84%) CSS
5 401 (20.81%) jQuery
6 285 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 281 (14.58%) .NET Framework
8 278 (14.43%) J2EE
9 264 (13.70%) XML
10 243 (12.61%) Spring
11 234 (12.14%) WCF
12 229 (11.88%) Web Services
13 190 (9.86%) HTML5
14 154 (7.99%) WinForms
15 139 (7.21%) WPF
16 138 (7.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 123 (6.38%) Hibernate
18 110 (5.71%) CSS3
19 88 (4.57%) Apache Flex
20 84 (4.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (4.05%) Computer Science
2 70 (3.63%) Open Source
3 59 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 45 (2.34%) Tandem
5 40 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 36 (1.87%) Clustering
7 35 (1.82%) NHS
7 35 (1.82%) Mobile App
8 32 (1.66%) RIA
8 32 (1.66%) Symmetrix
9 26 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
10 20 (1.04%) Social Media
10 20 (1.04%) DTV
11 13 (0.67%) Mathematics
12 12 (0.62%) W3C
13 11 (0.57%) iPhone
14 9 (0.47%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.47%) GIS
15 8 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
16 7 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 185 (9.60%) Windows
2 112 (5.81%) Linux
3 49 (2.54%) UNIX
4 45 (2.34%) Android
5 32 (1.66%) Solaris
6 29 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.052%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.052%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (29.42%) MVC
2 482 (25.01%) Agile Software Development
3 272 (14.12%) OO
4 266 (13.80%) Scrum
5 256 (13.28%) TDD
6 205 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 176 (9.13%) Business Intelligence
8 166 (8.61%) Web Development
9 136 (7.06%) Unit Testing
10 135 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
11 112 (5.81%) Software Engineering
12 107 (5.55%) OOP
13 99 (5.14%) ETL
14 85 (4.41%) BDD
15 81 (4.20%) Project Management
16 75 (3.89%) Dependency Injection
17 71 (3.68%) SOA
18 69 (3.58%) UML
19 64 (3.32%) MVVM
20 54 (2.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 852 (44.21%) C#
2 841 (43.64%) SQL
3 662 (34.35%) JavaScript
4 493 (25.58%) Java
5 327 (16.97%) T-SQL
6 237 (12.30%) PHP
7 179 (9.29%) VB.NET
8 64 (3.32%) PL/SQL
9 57 (2.96%) VB
9 57 (2.96%) Ruby
10 38 (1.97%) Perl
11 37 (1.92%) Python
12 36 (1.87%) C++
13 31 (1.61%) PHP5
13 31 (1.61%) VB6
14 25 (1.30%) C
15 19 (0.99%) VBA
16 11 (0.57%) ActionScript
17 10 (0.52%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.42%) XPath
Qualifications
1 209 (10.85%) Degree
2 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.42%) MySQL Certification
4 7 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.31%) OCP
5 6 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.21%) MCP
6 4 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.10%) PhD
7 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.10%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.10%) MCTS
7 2 (0.10%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.83%) QA
2 8 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.26%) HL7
4 4 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.052%) WCAG
5 1 (0.052%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.26%) NFS
3 2 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (0.67%) Puppet
2 5 (0.26%) Nagios
3 4 (0.21%) Hyperic
3 4 (0.21%) Opsview
4 2 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.10%) WMI
4 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 357 (18.53%) Microsoft
2 312 (16.19%) Oracle
3 62 (3.22%) Zend
4 46 (2.39%) JBoss
5 32 (1.66%) Cisco
5 32 (1.66%) EMC
5 32 (1.66%) F5
6 30 (1.56%) Adobe
7 28 (1.45%) Business Objects
8 16 (0.83%) IBM
9 14 (0.73%) NetApp
9 14 (0.73%) Splunk
10 13 (0.67%) HP
11 12 (0.62%) Talend
12 11 (0.57%) SAP
13 10 (0.52%) Remedy
13 10 (0.52%) hybris
13 10 (0.52%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.47%) Sitecore
15 8 (0.42%) Progress
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capita
Salary: Pension, Parking
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday