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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 158 176 104
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 20 9 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.24% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.25% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 39
Average salary £33,750 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £36,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
3390 3645 2486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.17% 96.66% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2809 1915
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (72.50%) C#
3 24 (60.00%) SQL
4 21 (52.50%) .NET
4 21 (52.50%) Degree
5 19 (47.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (45.00%) NHS
6 18 (45.00%) Retail
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (40.00%) Informatics
8 16 (40.00%) XML
9 15 (37.50%) WinForms
9 15 (37.50%) LINQ
9 15 (37.50%) SNOMED CT
9 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
11 12 (30.00%) Apache Flex
11 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (25.00%) OOP
14 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
15 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
16 6 (15.00%) HTML
16 6 (15.00%) Oracle
16 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (15.00%) TDD
16 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
17 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Exstream Dialogue
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Exstream
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.00%) OLAP
7 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.50%) Big Data
8 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 19 (47.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 18 (45.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) XML
3 15 (37.50%) WinForms
3 15 (37.50%) LINQ
4 12 (30.00%) Apache Flex
5 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
7 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.00%) CSS
9 3 (7.50%) Web Services
9 3 (7.50%) Spring
9 3 (7.50%) jQuery
10 2 (5.00%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.00%) Java EE
10 2 (5.00%) MDX
11 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
11 1 (2.50%) XSD
11 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) NHS
2 16 (40.00%) Informatics
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (7.50%) CMDB
6 2 (5.00%) User Experience
6 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.50%) Health Informatics
7 1 (2.50%) Life Science
7 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.50%) W3C
7 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) OOP
3 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.00%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) OO
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) RUP
8 2 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.50%) UML
9 1 (2.50%) SDLC
9 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) COBOL
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Micro Focus
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
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