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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1056 856 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 27.46% 30.37% 36.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.43% 31.60% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 865 712 825
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3714 2709 2394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.57% 96.10% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 2199 2062
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 936 (47.83%) .NET
2 878 (44.86%) SQL
3 858 (43.84%) SQL Server
4 800 (40.88%) C#
5 672 (34.34%) JavaScript
6 645 (32.96%) ASP.NET
7 627 (32.04%) HTML
8 575 (29.38%) CSS
9 537 (27.44%) MVC
10 496 (25.34%) Java
11 444 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
12 398 (20.34%) jQuery
13 377 (19.26%) Microsoft
14 375 (19.16%) T-SQL
15 319 (16.30%) SQL Server 2008
16 306 (15.64%) PHP
17 296 (15.13%) J2EE
17 296 (15.13%) Oracle
18 288 (14.72%) OO
19 253 (12.93%) SQL Server 2005
20 242 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
21 240 (12.26%) Spring
22 238 (12.16%) Scrum
23 230 (11.75%) MySQL
24 220 (11.24%) Windows
25 218 (11.14%) WCF
26 213 (10.88%) .NET Framework
27 212 (10.83%) XML
27 212 (10.83%) E-Commerce
28 208 (10.63%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 177 (9.04%) Tomcat
2 125 (6.39%) WebLogic
3 95 (4.85%) CMS
4 71 (3.63%) Apache
5 64 (3.27%) IIS
6 51 (2.61%) SharePoint
7 47 (2.40%) WordPress
8 34 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 21 (1.07%) Drupal
10 16 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 16 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
11 15 (0.77%) ColdFusion
12 13 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.56%) OpenEdge
14 11 (0.56%) Node.js
15 9 (0.46%) ATG Dynamo
15 9 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 171 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.45%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.82%) MS Office
4 13 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.41%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.10%) FastStats
7 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 58 (2.96%) Magento
2 10 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.36%) BPCS
4 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.15%) osCommerce
6 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.10%) SalesLogix
6 2 (0.10%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.051%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.89%) SaaS
2 15 (0.77%) Force.com
3 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.10%) Heroku
4 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (2.30%) Internet
2 33 (1.69%) HTTP
3 17 (0.87%) Intranet
4 15 (0.77%) FTP
5 7 (0.36%) AMQP
6 6 (0.31%) NAS
6 6 (0.31%) SAN
7 3 (0.15%) CTI
8 2 (0.10%) Network Security
8 2 (0.10%) VoIP
8 2 (0.10%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.10%) LDAP
9 1 (0.051%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 858 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 319 (16.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 253 (12.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 230 (11.75%) MySQL
5 193 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 187 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 127 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 121 (6.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 109 (5.57%) Relational Database
10 106 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
11 90 (4.60%) RDBMS
12 75 (3.83%) Oracle Database
13 30 (1.53%) DB2
14 28 (1.43%) NoSQL
15 27 (1.38%) BusinessObjects XI
16 25 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.07%) Big Data
18 20 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 20 (1.02%) BODI
19 17 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 167 (8.53%) Visual Studio
2 160 (8.18%) Maven
3 158 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 131 (6.69%) Subversion
5 101 (5.16%) Hudson
6 88 (4.50%) JUnit
7 83 (4.24%) Git (software)
8 69 (3.53%) NUnit
9 56 (2.86%) MSTest
10 41 (2.10%) Selenium
11 26 (1.33%) Eclipse
12 20 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
13 19 (0.97%) Moq
14 18 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
15 14 (0.72%) JIRA
16 13 (0.66%) Ant
16 13 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 11 (0.56%) JMeter
18 9 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 9 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 171 (8.74%) Finance
2 43 (2.20%) Legal
3 35 (1.79%) Games
4 29 (1.48%) Banking
5 26 (1.33%) Retail
6 24 (1.23%) Marketing
7 19 (0.97%) Telecoms
7 19 (0.97%) Advertising
8 12 (0.61%) Law
8 12 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.36%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.31%) Back Office
11 4 (0.20%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.15%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.10%) Front Office
13 2 (0.10%) Publishing
14 1 (0.051%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.051%) Local Government
14 1 (0.051%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 936 (47.83%) .NET
2 645 (32.96%) ASP.NET
3 627 (32.04%) HTML
4 575 (29.38%) CSS
5 398 (20.34%) jQuery
6 296 (15.13%) J2EE
7 242 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 240 (12.26%) Spring
9 218 (11.14%) WCF
10 213 (10.88%) .NET Framework
11 212 (10.83%) XML
12 176 (8.99%) Web Services
13 174 (8.89%) HTML5
14 152 (7.77%) Hibernate
15 136 (6.95%) WinForms
16 123 (6.29%) WPF
17 105 (5.37%) Apache Flex
18 100 (5.11%) Ajax
19 99 (5.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 95 (4.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 68 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
2 67 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 61 (3.12%) Open Source
4 43 (2.20%) NHS
5 33 (1.69%) DTV
6 21 (1.07%) Tandem
6 21 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 17 (0.87%) N-Tier
8 17 (0.87%) W3C
8 17 (0.87%) Social Media
9 12 (0.61%) Mathematics
9 12 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 11 (0.56%) Video Editing
11 10 (0.51%) Animation
12 9 (0.46%) Graphic Design
13 8 (0.41%) iPhone
14 7 (0.36%) GIS
14 7 (0.36%) Clustering
14 7 (0.36%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 220 (11.24%) Windows
2 107 (5.47%) Linux
3 43 (2.20%) UNIX
4 13 (0.66%) Android
5 11 (0.56%) Solaris
6 10 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.20%) AIX
10 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.10%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (27.44%) MVC
2 444 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (14.72%) OO
4 238 (12.16%) Scrum
5 212 (10.83%) E-Commerce
6 208 (10.63%) TDD
7 193 (9.86%) Web Development
8 158 (8.07%) Business Intelligence
9 135 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 123 (6.29%) ETL
11 115 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 115 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 107 (5.47%) OOP
13 69 (3.53%) BDD
14 58 (2.96%) Project Management
15 53 (2.71%) SOA
16 49 (2.50%) Kanban
17 48 (2.45%) MVVM
18 46 (2.35%) Low Latency
19 45 (2.30%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 878 (44.86%) SQL
2 800 (40.88%) C#
3 672 (34.34%) JavaScript
4 496 (25.34%) Java
5 375 (19.16%) T-SQL
6 306 (15.64%) PHP
7 193 (9.86%) VB.NET
8 72 (3.68%) VB
9 65 (3.32%) PHP5
10 60 (3.07%) Ruby
11 47 (2.40%) VB6
12 46 (2.35%) Python
13 43 (2.20%) VBA
14 41 (2.10%) PL/SQL
14 41 (2.10%) Perl
15 39 (1.99%) C
16 32 (1.64%) C++
17 26 (1.33%) Objective-C
18 24 (1.23%) ActionScript
19 15 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 145 (7.41%) Degree
2 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.36%) MySQL Certification
3 7 (0.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.26%) MCTS
4 5 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.20%) MCP
6 3 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.10%) MCAD
7 2 (0.10%) MCSD
8 1 (0.051%) HND
8 1 (0.051%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.051%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (4.55%) QA
2 29 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.10%) HL7
3 2 (0.10%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.10%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (0.97%) Puppet
2 8 (0.41%) Hyperic
2 8 (0.41%) Nagios
3 4 (0.20%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.051%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.051%) Plesk
Vendors
1 377 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 296 (15.13%) Oracle
3 90 (4.60%) Zend
4 50 (2.55%) Business Objects
5 42 (2.15%) JBoss
6 34 (1.74%) Adobe
7 20 (1.02%) IBM
8 18 (0.92%) Talend
9 13 (0.66%) Remedy
10 12 (0.61%) BEA
11 10 (0.51%) Sitecore
11 10 (0.51%) hybris
11 10 (0.51%) ATG
12 9 (0.46%) Progress
12 9 (0.46%) Cisco
13 8 (0.41%) Sybase
13 8 (0.41%) NetApp
14 7 (0.36%) EMC
14 7 (0.36%) Metastorm
14 7 (0.36%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £225000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday