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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 149 140 139
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 25 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 1.03% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.07% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.72%
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
3504 3654 2717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.47% 96.62% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2952 2198
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 17 April 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 29 (63.04%) .NET
2 29 (63.04%) C#
3 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
4 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
5 20 (43.48%) SQL
5 20 (43.48%) HTML
6 16 (34.78%) Degree
7 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
8 11 (23.91%) Java
8 11 (23.91%) CSS
8 11 (23.91%) XML
8 11 (23.91%) UML
8 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
8 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.74%) MVC
9 10 (21.74%) VB.NET
9 10 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.57%) jQuery
11 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
11 7 (15.22%) HTML5
11 7 (15.22%) NHS
11 7 (15.22%) TDD
11 7 (15.22%) XSD
11 7 (15.22%) C++
11 7 (15.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (13.04%) WinForms
12 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.52%) Exstream Dialogue
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Exstream
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) OLAP
4 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) .NET
2 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
3 20 (43.48%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) XML
4 11 (23.91%) CSS
5 9 (19.57%) jQuery
6 7 (15.22%) HTML5
6 7 (15.22%) XSD
7 6 (13.04%) WinForms
7 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.87%) LINQ
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.52%) CSS3
11 2 (4.35%) Sass
11 2 (4.35%) LESS
11 2 (4.35%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.35%) JSON
11 2 (4.35%) MDX
12 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) NHS
2 7 (15.22%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.87%) Informatics
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.52%) User Experience
6 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.17%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.91%) UML
3 10 (21.74%) MVC
4 7 (15.22%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) OO
6 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.52%) Web Design
7 3 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.35%) ETL
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) RUP
8 2 (4.35%) Content Management
8 2 (4.35%) Scrum
8 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 20 (43.48%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) Java
5 10 (21.74%) VB.NET
6 7 (15.22%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) PHP
8 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.52%) VB
10 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.17%) VB6
11 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Micro Focus
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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