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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 125 164 160
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 60 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.80% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 0.69% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52 19 18
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -13.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3220 3454 3268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.44% 98.13% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2700 2808 2521
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 87 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 58 (53.70%) C#
3 46 (42.59%) SQL
4 45 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (41.67%) Finance
5 36 (33.33%) .NET
6 31 (28.70%) T-SQL
7 28 (25.93%) WinForms
8 26 (24.07%) .NET Framework
8 26 (24.07%) WCF
9 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
10 21 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (18.52%) Retail
11 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (18.52%) XML
11 20 (18.52%) Relational Database
12 18 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 18 (16.67%) Migration
12 18 (16.67%) Apache Flex
12 18 (16.67%) CMDB
13 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
15 14 (12.96%) Oracle
15 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
15 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (12.96%) Octopus Deploy
15 14 (12.96%) Automation Testing
16 13 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (11.11%) Entity Framework
17 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 18 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.41%) SAS
3 7 (6.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (80.56%) SQL Server
2 45 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (4.63%) Base SAS
7 5 (4.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (3.70%) OLAP
9 3 (2.78%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.93%) Big Data
11 1 (0.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.48%) Grunt
3 7 (6.48%) gulp
4 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (41.67%) Finance
2 20 (18.52%) Retail
3 10 (9.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.48%) Aerospace
4 7 (6.48%) Electronics
4 7 (6.48%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.70%) Games
6 2 (1.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.33%) .NET
2 28 (25.93%) WinForms
3 26 (24.07%) .NET Framework
3 26 (24.07%) WCF
4 20 (18.52%) XML
5 18 (16.67%) Apache Flex
6 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 12 (11.11%) HTML
8 9 (8.33%) HTML5
9 8 (7.41%) jQuery
10 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
10 7 (6.48%) CSS
10 7 (6.48%) CSS3
10 7 (6.48%) LESS
10 7 (6.48%) lodash
10 7 (6.48%) React
10 7 (6.48%) Sass
10 7 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) CMDB
2 10 (9.26%) NHS
3 7 (6.48%) PlayStation
3 7 (6.48%) User Experience
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Android
1 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.67%) Migration
3 14 (12.96%) Automation Testing
4 12 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 11 (10.19%) MVC
6 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 7 (6.48%) Front End Development
8 7 (6.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (6.48%) Web Design
9 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.78%) Dashboard Development
9 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.78%) TDD
10 2 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.85%) Logistics
11 1 (0.93%) Analytics
11 1 (0.93%) Data Analytics
11 1 (0.93%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (53.70%) C#
2 46 (42.59%) SQL
3 31 (28.70%) T-SQL
4 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
5 11 (10.19%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.56%) C++
7 5 (4.63%) SAS Macro
8 2 (1.85%) Java
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) PhD
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.96%) Oracle
3 7 (6.48%) Sony
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