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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 177 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 63 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 2.36% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 2.46% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 49 58
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
3608 2561 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 95.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2765 2023 2300
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) MVC
3 20 (62.50%) Java
4 18 (56.25%) XML
4 18 (56.25%) Spring
5 16 (50.00%) J2EE
5 16 (50.00%) JUnit
5 16 (50.00%) jQuery
6 15 (46.88%) Servlets
6 15 (46.88%) Spring MVC
7 12 (37.50%) SQL
8 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (31.25%) .NET
9 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
10 9 (28.13%) CSS
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
12 6 (18.75%) Web Services
13 5 (15.63%) HTML5
14 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
14 4 (12.50%) OOP
14 4 (12.50%) Finance
14 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (9.38%) C#
15 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
15 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
15 3 (9.38%) UML
15 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
15 3 (9.38%) MS Excel

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (9.38%) MQSeries
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 18 (56.25%) XML
2 18 (56.25%) Spring
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (50.00%) jQuery
4 15 (46.88%) Spring MVC
4 15 (46.88%) Servlets
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 10 (31.25%) .NET
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) Web Services
8 5 (15.63%) HTML5
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (9.38%) JSON
10 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.38%) JMS
11 1 (3.13%) LAMP
11 1 (3.13%) XSLT
11 1 (3.13%) J2SE
11 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) OOP
4 3 (9.38%) UML
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.38%) MVVM
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Use Case
5 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.38%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago