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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 864 892 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.85% 27.49% 31.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.63% 28.58% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 704 744 846
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
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 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 858 (50.77%) .NET
2 819 (48.46%) C#
3 758 (44.85%) SQL
4 665 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
5 642 (37.99%) SQL Server
6 615 (36.39%) JavaScript
7 608 (35.98%) HTML
8 592 (35.03%) ASP.NET
9 523 (30.95%) MVC
10 504 (29.82%) CSS
11 404 (23.91%) Java
12 340 (20.12%) jQuery
13 335 (19.82%) .NET Framework
14 324 (19.17%) Oracle
15 310 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC
16 299 (17.69%) Microsoft
17 261 (15.44%) OO
18 246 (14.56%) E-Commerce
19 224 (13.25%) T-SQL
20 212 (12.54%) TDD
21 208 (12.31%) Finance
22 207 (12.25%) Scrum
23 206 (12.19%) XML
24 204 (12.07%) Web Services
25 200 (11.83%) PHP
26 191 (11.30%) VB.NET
27 190 (11.24%) Degree
28 182 (10.77%) Windows
29 172 (10.18%) WCF
30 170 (10.06%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 110 (6.51%) Tomcat
2 98 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 77 (4.56%) SharePoint
4 63 (3.73%) CMS
5 57 (3.37%) IIS
6 55 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
7 40 (2.37%) Node.js
8 39 (2.31%) WebSphere
8 39 (2.31%) Apache
9 38 (2.25%) JBoss
10 27 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 26 (1.54%) WordPress
12 25 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (0.95%) Drupal
14 12 (0.71%) NServiceBus
15 10 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
16 8 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
18 6 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 152 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.67%) Photoshop
3 30 (1.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (0.47%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.47%) MS Office
6 4 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.18%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.12%) InDesign
8 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.059%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 38 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.01%) Magento
3 5 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.059%) BASE24
5 1 (0.059%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (1.07%) Office 365
3 9 (0.53%) SaaS
4 7 (0.41%) Force.com
4 7 (0.41%) MailChimp
5 5 (0.30%) GitHub
6 4 (0.24%) Heroku
7 3 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.059%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (3.08%) LDAP
2 16 (0.95%) HTTP
3 13 (0.77%) Intranet
4 12 (0.71%) Internet
5 9 (0.53%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.18%) AMQP
7 2 (0.12%) SNMP
8 1 (0.059%) DNS
8 1 (0.059%) CTI
8 1 (0.059%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (37.99%) SQL Server
2 157 (9.29%) MySQL
3 140 (8.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 133 (7.87%) Relational Database
5 120 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 109 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 102 (6.04%) Oracle Database
8 78 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 74 (4.38%) RDBMS
10 70 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
11 66 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (3.02%) Big Data
13 47 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 43 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 36 (2.13%) Oracle OWB
16 33 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
17 23 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
18 21 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 16 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 15 (0.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 141 (8.34%) Subversion
2 131 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 108 (6.39%) Maven
4 104 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 89 (5.27%) Git (software)
6 64 (3.79%) Hudson
7 58 (3.43%) JUnit
8 55 (3.25%) Selenium
9 51 (3.02%) Oracle APEX
10 36 (2.13%) Moq
11 34 (2.01%) ReSharper
12 33 (1.95%) NUnit
12 33 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
12 33 (1.95%) MSTest
13 29 (1.72%) Jenkins
14 28 (1.66%) JIRA
15 26 (1.54%) Eclipse
15 26 (1.54%) SoapUI
15 26 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
16 25 (1.48%) Cucumber
General
1 208 (12.31%) Finance
2 93 (5.50%) Retail
3 27 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 22 (1.30%) Marketing
5 16 (0.95%) Telecoms
6 15 (0.89%) Games
7 14 (0.83%) Banking
8 12 (0.71%) Advertising
8 12 (0.71%) Publishing
8 12 (0.71%) Automotive
9 7 (0.41%) Legal
9 7 (0.41%) Back Office
10 3 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.18%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.12%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.059%) French Language
12 1 (0.059%) German Language
12 1 (0.059%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.059%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 858 (50.77%) .NET
2 608 (35.98%) HTML
3 592 (35.03%) ASP.NET
4 504 (29.82%) CSS
5 340 (20.12%) jQuery
6 335 (19.82%) .NET Framework
7 310 (18.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 206 (12.19%) XML
9 204 (12.07%) Web Services
10 172 (10.18%) WCF
11 167 (9.88%) WPF
12 163 (9.64%) HTML5
13 152 (8.99%) Spring
14 136 (8.05%) J2EE
15 131 (7.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 130 (7.69%) Ajax
17 126 (7.46%) WinForms
18 94 (5.56%) AngularJS
19 92 (5.44%) Hibernate
20 87 (5.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 86 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
3 67 (3.96%) Mobile App
4 61 (3.61%) User Experience
5 45 (2.66%) Open Source
6 41 (2.43%) N-Tier
7 38 (2.25%) NHS
8 31 (1.83%) 3D Graphics
9 29 (1.72%) Blackberry
10 27 (1.60%) Computer Science
11 22 (1.30%) Data Integration
11 22 (1.30%) iPhone
12 21 (1.24%) Mathematics
13 18 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
13 18 (1.07%) Social Media
14 17 (1.01%) iPad
15 14 (0.83%) GIS
16 11 (0.65%) Social Network
17 9 (0.53%) FMCG
17 9 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 182 (10.77%) Windows
2 95 (5.62%) Apple iOS
3 85 (5.03%) Android
4 84 (4.97%) Linux
5 58 (3.43%) UNIX
6 5 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.18%) Solaris
8 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.059%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.059%) MVS
10 1 (0.059%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.059%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (39.35%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (30.95%) MVC
3 261 (15.44%) OO
4 246 (14.56%) E-Commerce
5 212 (12.54%) TDD
6 207 (12.25%) Scrum
7 170 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
8 137 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 112 (6.63%) OOP
10 101 (5.98%) Web Development
11 92 (5.44%) Unit Testing
12 89 (5.27%) Software Engineering
13 86 (5.09%) ETL
14 64 (3.79%) Workflow
15 60 (3.55%) UML
16 59 (3.49%) Data Modelling
17 58 (3.43%) Android Development
18 55 (3.25%) Mentoring
18 55 (3.25%) Dependency Injection
18 55 (3.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 819 (48.46%) C#
2 758 (44.85%) SQL
3 615 (36.39%) JavaScript
4 404 (23.91%) Java
5 224 (13.25%) T-SQL
6 200 (11.83%) PHP
7 191 (11.30%) VB.NET
8 104 (6.15%) PL/SQL
9 70 (4.14%) VB
10 58 (3.43%) C++
11 30 (1.78%) VB6
12 29 (1.72%) Python
13 26 (1.54%) Ruby
14 23 (1.36%) Objective-C
15 21 (1.24%) XAML
16 17 (1.01%) C
16 17 (1.01%) Perl
17 13 (0.77%) PHP5
18 12 (0.71%) ActionScript
19 10 (0.59%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 190 (11.24%) Degree
2 47 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (1.54%) MCSD
4 22 (1.30%) MCP
5 18 (1.07%) MCAD
5 18 (1.07%) MCTS
6 9 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (0.53%) OCP
6 9 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) OCPJP
9 1 (0.059%) HNC
9 1 (0.059%) HND
9 1 (0.059%) CCA
9 1 (0.059%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.30%) SLA
2 12 (0.71%) QA
3 11 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.059%) WAI
5 1 (0.059%) HL7
5 1 (0.059%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (1.24%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.12%) Varnish
3 1 (0.059%) Docker
3 1 (0.059%) LXC
3 1 (0.059%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.30%) Nagios
2 4 (0.24%) Puppet
3 3 (0.18%) Hyperic
3 3 (0.18%) Opsview
4 2 (0.12%) WMI
5 1 (0.059%) Plesk
5 1 (0.059%) OpenView
Vendors
1 324 (19.17%) Oracle
2 299 (17.69%) Microsoft
3 48 (2.84%) ServiceNow
4 40 (2.37%) Business Objects
5 39 (2.31%) Apple
6 33 (1.95%) Zend
7 29 (1.72%) Adobe
8 19 (1.12%) Sencha
9 14 (0.83%) Facebook
10 13 (0.77%) Twitter
10 13 (0.77%) Cognos
11 12 (0.71%) Informatica
12 11 (0.65%) Hitachi
13 9 (0.53%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.47%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.41%) EPiServer
15 7 (0.41%) Remedy
15 7 (0.41%) HP
15 7 (0.41%) Splunk
16 5 (0.30%) Rackspace
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
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