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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 164 141 102
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 16 35 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 1.08% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.12% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 53
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
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
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (71.43%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 10 (47.62%) C#
6 10 (47.62%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 9 (42.86%) UML
7 9 (42.86%) MVC
8 8 (38.10%) Java
8 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
8 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
9 5 (23.81%) C++
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
10 4 (19.05%) PHP
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) OOP
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (19.05%) JSON
10 4 (19.05%) MVVM
10 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
11 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
11 3 (14.29%) IIS
11 3 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (14.29%) XSD

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) XML
5 9 (42.86%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) XSD
8 3 (14.29%) WinForms
9 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
9 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (9.52%) Sass
9 2 (9.52%) LESS
10 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) UML
1 9 (42.86%) MVC
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) OOP
3 4 (19.05%) MVVM
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (9.52%) ERD
5 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
4 8 (38.10%) Java
5 5 (23.81%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.52%) VB
8 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
9 1 (4.76%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
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