The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 142 153 152
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 29 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 0.69% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.70% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 27
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programmer
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
3123 3414 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.77% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2520 2702 2940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Programmer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Leeds region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Leeds

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 58 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 45 (51.14%) SQL
3 42 (47.73%) Finance
4 36 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (39.77%) C#
6 26 (29.55%) T-SQL
7 23 (26.14%) .NET
8 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
9 19 (21.59%) .NET Framework
10 17 (19.32%) HTML
10 17 (19.32%) MVC
11 16 (18.18%) WCF
12 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
12 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (15.91%) WinForms
13 14 (15.91%) CSS
14 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
14 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
14 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (12.50%) Entity Framework
16 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (11.36%) HTML5
16 10 (11.36%) jQuery
17 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
17 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
18 8 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
18 8 (9.09%) Automation Testing
18 8 (9.09%) Node.js
18 8 (9.09%) CSS3

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.09%) Node.js
1 8 (9.09%) SAS
1 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.14%) OpenCms
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 36 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.23%) Relational Database
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (7.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (6.82%) Base SAS
7 6 (6.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 5 (5.68%) OLAP
9 4 (4.55%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.27%) MySQL
10 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.14%) MS Access
11 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (7.95%) Grunt
3 7 (7.95%) gulp
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (47.73%) Finance
2 8 (9.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Aerospace
3 7 (7.95%) Electronics
3 7 (7.95%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.68%) Games
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) .NET
2 19 (21.59%) .NET Framework
3 17 (19.32%) HTML
4 16 (18.18%) WCF
5 14 (15.91%) CSS
5 14 (15.91%) WinForms
6 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
7 11 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (11.36%) HTML5
8 10 (11.36%) jQuery
9 8 (9.09%) CSS3
10 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (7.95%) LESS
10 7 (7.95%) lodash
10 7 (7.95%) React
10 7 (7.95%) Sass
10 7 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (6.82%) Apache Flex
11 6 (6.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) PlayStation
1 7 (7.95%) User Experience
2 6 (6.82%) CMDB
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Android
2 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) MVC
2 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.05%) Software Engineering
3 8 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 7 (7.95%) Front End Development
4 7 (7.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
4 7 (7.95%) Web Design
4 7 (7.95%) Web Development
5 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 6 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (6.82%) Migration
5 6 (6.82%) TDD
6 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (2.27%) CRM
7 2 (2.27%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.27%) Multithreading
7 2 (2.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) C#
3 26 (29.55%) T-SQL
4 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.82%) C++
6 6 (6.82%) SAS Macro
7 5 (5.68%) PHP
8 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) Sony
3 7 (7.95%) Virgin Media
4 1 (1.14%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago