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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 178 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 4 65 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 2.41% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 2.51% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 52 59
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
3648 2587 2755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.87% 95.74% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2795 2070 2296
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) XML
3 15 (57.69%) MVC
4 14 (53.85%) Spring
4 14 (53.85%) jQuery
5 12 (46.15%) J2EE
5 12 (46.15%) JUnit
6 11 (42.31%) Servlets
6 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) .NET
9 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
10 7 (26.92%) CSS
10 7 (26.92%) Windows
10 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Web Services
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) OOP
11 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
11 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (11.54%) HTML5
12 3 (11.54%) MVVM
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (11.54%) Web Development
12 3 (11.54%) JSON
12 3 (11.54%) Multithreading

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (11.54%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Mockito
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Front Office
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) XML
3 14 (53.85%) Spring
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) J2EE
5 11 (42.31%) Servlets
5 11 (42.31%) Spring MVC
6 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (11.54%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) JSON
9 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
9 3 (11.54%) JMS
10 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.85%) Java EE
10 1 (3.85%) SAP .NET Connector
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) OOP
4 3 (11.54%) MVVM
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
4 3 (11.54%) UML
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) PHP5
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 27 days ago