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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 179 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 6 59 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 2.05% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 2.14% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 52 57
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 £29,900 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3665 2753 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.78% 95.79% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2225 2222
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 October 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) Spring
3 9 (50.00%) jQuery
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) JUnit
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 7 (38.89%) J2EE
5 7 (38.89%) Servlets
5 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
8 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (16.67%) MVVM
9 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (16.67%) JSON
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (16.67%) Web Development
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (16.67%) UML
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 2 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) FastStats
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
1 12 (66.67%) XML
2 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 9 (50.00%) jQuery
3 7 (38.89%) Spring MVC
3 7 (38.89%) Servlets
3 7 (38.89%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.11%) JMS
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
7 1 (5.56%) WinForms
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) MVVM
3 3 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Database Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Campaign Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum - dependent on level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago