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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 885 1030 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.04% 27.50% 30.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.76% 28.42% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 770 857 702
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 £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 859 (49.23%) SQL
2 824 (47.22%) .NET
3 797 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
4 765 (43.84%) C#
5 725 (41.55%) JavaScript
6 700 (40.11%) SQL Server
7 676 (38.74%) HTML
8 632 (36.22%) ASP.NET
9 591 (33.87%) CSS
10 579 (33.18%) MVC
11 388 (22.23%) jQuery
12 341 (19.54%) Microsoft
13 336 (19.26%) Java
14 332 (19.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 317 (18.17%) TDD
16 310 (17.77%) T-SQL
17 302 (17.31%) OO
18 275 (15.76%) .NET Framework
19 274 (15.70%) PHP
20 234 (13.41%) Finance
21 229 (13.12%) Oracle
22 224 (12.84%) XML
23 223 (12.78%) Scrum
24 219 (12.55%) HTML5
25 190 (10.89%) Windows
26 181 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
27 179 (10.26%) Web Services
28 178 (10.20%) VB.NET
29 177 (10.14%) E-Commerce
30 176 (10.09%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 85 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 79 (4.53%) CMS
3 72 (4.13%) IIS
4 58 (3.32%) Apache
5 56 (3.21%) Node.js
6 54 (3.09%) Tomcat
7 36 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 36 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 34 (1.95%) WordPress
9 28 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
10 27 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (1.26%) Drupal
12 16 (0.92%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.86%) JBoss
14 14 (0.80%) Umbraco
15 12 (0.69%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.57%) NServiceBus
16 10 (0.57%) OpenEdge
17 9 (0.52%) SAS
18 6 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 167 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 63 (3.61%) Photoshop
3 32 (1.83%) MS Office
4 19 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.46%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.057%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.03%) Magento
3 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.057%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.057%) BASE24
4 1 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.057%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.55%) Office 365
3 26 (1.49%) Heroku
4 19 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.29%) GitHub
5 5 (0.29%) MailChimp
6 3 (0.17%) Force.com
7 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.057%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.057%) SaaS
7 1 (0.057%) PaaS
7 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.057%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.057%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.78%) Internet
2 29 (1.66%) Intranet
3 21 (1.20%) LDAP
4 19 (1.09%) HTTP
5 13 (0.74%) VoIP
6 6 (0.34%) DNS
7 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.11%) FTP
8 1 (0.057%) SSL
8 1 (0.057%) DHCP
8 1 (0.057%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.057%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 700 (40.11%) SQL Server
2 160 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 157 (9.00%) MySQL
4 124 (7.11%) Relational Database
5 117 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 104 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 90 (5.16%) Oracle Database
8 84 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
9 68 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 61 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 45 (2.58%) Big Data
12 36 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
13 33 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (1.83%) RDBMS
15 27 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
17 22 (1.26%) QlikView
18 19 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 19 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
19 18 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 140 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 133 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 114 (6.53%) Subversion
4 108 (6.19%) Git (software)
5 69 (3.95%) Moq
6 63 (3.61%) NUnit
7 56 (3.21%) MSTest
8 55 (3.15%) Oracle APEX
9 53 (3.04%) ReSharper
10 41 (2.35%) SoapUI
11 36 (2.06%) Selenium
12 34 (1.95%) Maven
13 32 (1.83%) JUnit
14 30 (1.72%) Jenkins
15 27 (1.55%) Hudson
16 25 (1.43%) Xcode
17 22 (1.26%) JIRA
17 22 (1.26%) Rhino Mocks
17 22 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
18 20 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 234 (13.41%) Finance
2 81 (4.64%) Retail
3 43 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 30 (1.72%) Games
5 21 (1.20%) Marketing
6 14 (0.80%) Banking
7 12 (0.69%) Legal
8 10 (0.57%) Publishing
9 8 (0.46%) Back Office
10 6 (0.34%) Advertising
11 5 (0.29%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.23%) Front Office
12 4 (0.23%) Automotive
12 4 (0.23%) Law
12 4 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.057%) French Language
13 1 (0.057%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 824 (47.22%) .NET
2 676 (38.74%) HTML
3 632 (36.22%) ASP.NET
4 591 (33.87%) CSS
5 388 (22.23%) jQuery
6 332 (19.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 275 (15.76%) .NET Framework
8 224 (12.84%) XML
9 219 (12.55%) HTML5
10 179 (10.26%) Web Services
11 156 (8.94%) Entity Framework
12 154 (8.83%) WCF
13 145 (8.31%) WinForms
14 136 (7.79%) AngularJS
15 129 (7.39%) CSS3
16 125 (7.16%) WPF
17 118 (6.76%) Ajax
18 91 (5.21%) J2EE
19 86 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 82 (4.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.33%) Mobile App
2 89 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 77 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (3.78%) User Experience
5 55 (3.15%) Open Source
6 52 (2.98%) NHS
7 41 (2.35%) Private Cloud
8 36 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
8 36 (2.06%) Social Media
9 31 (1.78%) Data Integration
10 30 (1.72%) Blackberry
11 24 (1.38%) 3D Graphics
12 23 (1.32%) Computer Science
13 22 (1.26%) Social Network
14 21 (1.20%) Management Information System
15 19 (1.09%) N-Tier
16 14 (0.80%) iPhone
17 13 (0.74%) RIA
18 11 (0.63%) Client/Server
18 11 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 190 (10.89%) Windows
2 129 (7.39%) Linux
3 115 (6.59%) Apple iOS
4 105 (6.02%) Android
5 36 (2.06%) UNIX
6 14 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.40%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.11%) MVS
11 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.057%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.057%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.057%) AIX
11 1 (0.057%) Solaris
11 1 (0.057%) CentOS
11 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.057%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.057%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
2 579 (33.18%) MVC
3 317 (18.17%) TDD
4 302 (17.31%) OO
5 223 (12.78%) Scrum
6 181 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
7 177 (10.14%) E-Commerce
8 175 (10.03%) Business Intelligence
9 140 (8.02%) Unit Testing
10 122 (6.99%) Web Development
11 118 (6.76%) OOP
12 93 (5.33%) Software Engineering
13 77 (4.41%) Analytics
14 70 (4.01%) BDD
14 70 (4.01%) ETL
15 60 (3.44%) Mentoring
16 53 (3.04%) CRM
16 53 (3.04%) Migration
17 52 (2.98%) Android Development
18 51 (2.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 859 (49.23%) SQL
2 765 (43.84%) C#
3 725 (41.55%) JavaScript
4 336 (19.26%) Java
5 310 (17.77%) T-SQL
6 274 (15.70%) PHP
7 178 (10.20%) VB.NET
8 90 (5.16%) Ruby
9 89 (5.10%) PL/SQL
10 59 (3.38%) Python
11 54 (3.09%) C++
12 50 (2.87%) VB
13 42 (2.41%) Objective-C
14 25 (1.43%) VB6
15 23 (1.32%) Perl
16 13 (0.74%) XAML
17 12 (0.69%) PHP5
17 12 (0.69%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.63%) Shell Script
19 10 (0.57%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 176 (10.09%) Degree
2 60 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.38%) MCSD
4 20 (1.15%) MCP
4 20 (1.15%) MCTS
5 19 (1.09%) MCAD
6 14 (0.80%) Security Cleared
7 13 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (0.40%) SAS Certification
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (0.23%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.057%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.49%) QA
2 15 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 15 (0.86%) SLA
3 8 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.17%) WCAG
4 3 (0.17%) WAI
5 1 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 41 (2.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.057%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.057%) Xen
2 1 (0.057%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.11%) OpenView
1 2 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.057%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.057%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.057%) SCCM
2 1 (0.057%) SCOM
2 1 (0.057%) Plesk
Vendors
1 341 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 229 (13.12%) Oracle
3 51 (2.92%) Zend
4 45 (2.58%) Apple
5 27 (1.55%) Facebook
5 27 (1.55%) Twitter
6 25 (1.43%) Business Objects
7 21 (1.20%) Adobe
8 19 (1.09%) ServiceNow
9 15 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (0.80%) Sencha
11 10 (0.57%) Progress
12 8 (0.46%) Hitachi
12 8 (0.46%) hybris
13 7 (0.40%) BT
14 6 (0.34%) Google
14 6 (0.34%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.34%) HP
14 6 (0.34%) Sybase
14 6 (0.34%) Tableau
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