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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 871 727 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.01% 27.56% 32.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.78% 28.87% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 707 607 764
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 921 (50.11%) .NET
2 835 (45.43%) C#
3 809 (44.02%) SQL
4 728 (39.61%) SQL Server
5 626 (34.06%) HTML
6 617 (33.57%) JavaScript
7 602 (32.75%) ASP.NET
8 560 (30.47%) MVC
9 532 (28.94%) CSS
10 467 (25.41%) Java
11 449 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
12 371 (20.18%) jQuery
13 332 (18.06%) Microsoft
14 328 (17.85%) Oracle
15 304 (16.54%) .NET Framework
16 288 (15.67%) T-SQL
17 284 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 260 (14.15%) XML
19 254 (13.82%) J2EE
20 246 (13.38%) OO
21 244 (13.28%) Scrum
22 239 (13.00%) TDD
23 233 (12.68%) Spring
24 227 (12.35%) Web Services
25 215 (11.70%) Degree
26 213 (11.59%) WCF
27 197 (10.72%) E-Commerce
28 196 (10.66%) PHP
29 191 (10.39%) Finance
30 187 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 176 (9.58%) Tomcat
2 134 (7.29%) WebLogic
3 71 (3.86%) WebSphere
4 68 (3.70%) CMS
5 62 (3.37%) IIS
6 56 (3.05%) SharePoint
7 51 (2.77%) Apache
8 43 (2.34%) WordPress
9 40 (2.18%) BizTalk Server
10 34 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
11 32 (1.74%) Drupal
12 26 (1.41%) Node.js
13 17 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.87%) NServiceBus
15 15 (0.82%) Umbraco
15 15 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
17 10 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.54%) Apache Solr
18 8 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 145 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 17 (0.92%) MS Office
4 11 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.11%) InDesign
7 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 45 (2.45%) Magento
2 15 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.16%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.11%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.36%) SaaS
2 14 (0.76%) Force.com
3 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.16%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.054%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.16%) Internet
2 56 (3.05%) HTTP
3 32 (1.74%) AMQP
4 24 (1.31%) Intranet
5 22 (1.20%) LDAP
6 13 (0.71%) SAN
7 9 (0.49%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.44%) NAS
9 6 (0.33%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.27%) Extranet
11 2 (0.11%) SNMP
11 2 (0.11%) FTP
12 1 (0.054%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (39.61%) SQL Server
2 187 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 170 (9.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 163 (8.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 159 (8.65%) MySQL
6 133 (7.24%) Relational Database
7 127 (6.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 121 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 110 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 102 (5.55%) Oracle Database
11 97 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
12 93 (5.06%) RDBMS
13 42 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 40 (2.18%) Big Data
15 34 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 31 (1.69%) NoSQL
17 25 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
18 24 (1.31%) Oracle OWB
19 14 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
20 12 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 143 (7.78%) Maven
2 138 (7.51%) Visual Studio
3 105 (5.71%) JUnit
4 101 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 100 (5.44%) Subversion
6 92 (5.01%) Hudson
7 52 (2.83%) Selenium
8 48 (2.61%) Oracle APEX
9 40 (2.18%) NUnit
10 36 (1.96%) Git (software)
11 33 (1.80%) MSTest
12 27 (1.47%) JBehave
13 26 (1.41%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.31%) JMeter
15 23 (1.25%) Eclipse
16 22 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
16 22 (1.20%) Moq
17 20 (1.09%) SpecFlow
18 19 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 19 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 191 (10.39%) Finance
2 65 (3.54%) Retail
3 35 (1.90%) Banking
4 32 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 27 (1.47%) Marketing
5 27 (1.47%) Legal
5 27 (1.47%) Advertising
6 18 (0.98%) Games
7 13 (0.71%) Law
8 12 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 11 (0.60%) Back Office
10 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.33%) Automotive
12 4 (0.22%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.22%) Publishing
13 3 (0.16%) Front Office
14 2 (0.11%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 921 (50.11%) .NET
2 626 (34.06%) HTML
3 602 (32.75%) ASP.NET
4 532 (28.94%) CSS
5 371 (20.18%) jQuery
6 304 (16.54%) .NET Framework
7 284 (15.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 260 (14.15%) XML
9 254 (13.82%) J2EE
10 233 (12.68%) Spring
11 227 (12.35%) Web Services
12 213 (11.59%) WCF
13 181 (9.85%) HTML5
14 149 (8.11%) WinForms
15 132 (7.18%) WPF
16 126 (6.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 116 (6.31%) Hibernate
18 98 (5.33%) CSS3
19 85 (4.62%) Apache Flex
20 81 (4.41%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (3.65%) Computer Science
2 63 (3.43%) Open Source
3 60 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 41 (2.23%) Tandem
6 36 (1.96%) Clustering
7 33 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 32 (1.74%) Symmetrix
8 32 (1.74%) RIA
9 24 (1.31%) Inversion of Control
10 22 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 21 (1.14%) NHS
12 14 (0.76%) iPhone
12 14 (0.76%) Social Media
13 11 (0.60%) FMCG
14 10 (0.54%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.54%) W3C
14 10 (0.54%) DTV
14 10 (0.54%) GIS
14 10 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 171 (9.30%) Windows
2 109 (5.93%) Linux
3 56 (3.05%) UNIX
4 51 (2.77%) Android
5 38 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.74%) Solaris
7 5 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.054%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.054%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (30.47%) MVC
2 449 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (13.38%) OO
4 244 (13.28%) Scrum
5 239 (13.00%) TDD
6 197 (10.72%) E-Commerce
7 183 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
8 138 (7.51%) Web Development
9 131 (7.13%) Unit Testing
10 127 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
11 122 (6.64%) Software Engineering
12 102 (5.55%) OOP
13 90 (4.90%) ETL
14 83 (4.52%) BDD
15 76 (4.13%) Dependency Injection
16 74 (4.03%) Project Management
17 73 (3.97%) UML
18 64 (3.48%) MVVM
19 61 (3.32%) SOA
19 61 (3.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 835 (45.43%) C#
2 809 (44.02%) SQL
3 617 (33.57%) JavaScript
4 467 (25.41%) Java
5 288 (15.67%) T-SQL
6 196 (10.66%) PHP
7 169 (9.19%) VB.NET
8 85 (4.62%) PL/SQL
9 62 (3.37%) VB
10 42 (2.29%) Ruby
11 36 (1.96%) C++
12 31 (1.69%) VB6
12 31 (1.69%) Perl
13 27 (1.47%) Python
14 23 (1.25%) PHP5
15 20 (1.09%) C
16 18 (0.98%) VBA
17 10 (0.54%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.49%) ActionScript
18 9 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 215 (11.70%) Degree
2 14 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.60%) OCP
3 11 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (0.44%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.27%) MCP
6 4 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.22%) MySQL Certification
7 3 (0.16%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.16%) MCSD
8 2 (0.11%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.11%) MCPD
8 2 (0.11%) PhD
9 1 (0.054%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.24%) QA
2 5 (0.27%) HL7
3 4 (0.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.054%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.054%) WCAG
5 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.27%) NFS
3 2 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (0.65%) Puppet
2 5 (0.27%) Nagios
3 3 (0.16%) Hyperic
3 3 (0.16%) Opsview
4 2 (0.11%) WMI
4 2 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.054%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 332 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 328 (17.85%) Oracle
3 53 (2.88%) JBoss
4 46 (2.50%) Zend
5 32 (1.74%) Cisco
5 32 (1.74%) EMC
5 32 (1.74%) F5
6 29 (1.58%) Business Objects
7 25 (1.36%) Adobe
8 20 (1.09%) ServiceNow
9 14 (0.76%) IBM
9 14 (0.76%) NetApp
9 14 (0.76%) Splunk
10 13 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 13 (0.71%) HP
11 11 (0.60%) Cognos
12 10 (0.54%) SAP
12 10 (0.54%) Apple
13 9 (0.49%) hybris
13 9 (0.49%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Medical Care + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Blue chip package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago