The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 94 106 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 75 85 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.74% 2.43% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.50% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 77 99
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Software Developer
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
2693 3400 3602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.32% 97.37% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2689 2870
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Leeds region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 84 (66.67%) .NET
2 73 (57.94%) C#
3 57 (45.24%) SQL
4 55 (43.65%) JavaScript
5 48 (38.10%) MVC
6 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (34.13%) Software Engineering
7 43 (34.13%) HTML
8 41 (32.54%) ASP.NET
9 38 (30.16%) CSS
10 37 (29.37%) Java
11 34 (26.98%) SQL Server
12 31 (24.60%) VB.NET
13 29 (23.02%) jQuery
14 27 (21.43%) WCF
15 25 (19.84%) .NET Framework
16 24 (19.05%) TDD
17 23 (18.25%) Finance
18 22 (17.46%) MySQL
18 22 (17.46%) Degree
19 20 (15.87%) Entity Framework
19 20 (15.87%) Node.js
20 18 (14.29%) Visual Studio
20 18 (14.29%) OO
20 18 (14.29%) Python
21 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
21 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
21 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
22 15 (11.90%) Web Development
23 13 (10.32%) Mentoring

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 9 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.14%) MS Office
2 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) SystmOne
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.59%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.59%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
1 1 (0.79%) SSH
1 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.46%) MySQL
3 9 (7.14%) Big Data
3 9 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 8 (6.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.38%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.38%) Redis
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.79%) DataStage
9 1 (0.79%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.79%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.76%) JIRA
3 6 (4.76%) Selenium
4 5 (3.97%) Toad
5 4 (3.17%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.38%) JUnit
6 3 (2.38%) Maven
6 3 (2.38%) NUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Bower
7 2 (1.59%) Gitweb
7 2 (1.59%) Grunt
7 2 (1.59%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.59%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.59%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.79%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (18.25%) Finance
2 9 (7.14%) Legal
3 5 (3.97%) Games
4 2 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (66.67%) .NET
2 43 (34.13%) HTML
3 41 (32.54%) ASP.NET
4 38 (30.16%) CSS
5 29 (23.02%) jQuery
6 27 (21.43%) WCF
7 25 (19.84%) .NET Framework
8 20 (15.87%) Entity Framework
8 20 (15.87%) Node.js
9 16 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 11 (8.73%) HTML5
12 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (6.35%) Web Services
12 8 (6.35%) WPF
13 7 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (4.76%) CSS3
14 6 (4.76%) RESTful
14 6 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.94%) Data Integration
3 7 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 7 (5.56%) User Experience
4 6 (4.76%) e-Learning
4 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.38%) iPad
5 3 (2.38%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.59%) Blog
6 2 (1.59%) Physics
6 2 (1.59%) Social Media
6 2 (1.59%) Statistics
7 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.79%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.73%) Windows
2 7 (5.56%) Linux
3 4 (3.17%) Android
4 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) MVC
2 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.13%) Software Engineering
4 24 (19.05%) TDD
5 18 (14.29%) OO
6 15 (11.90%) Web Development
7 13 (10.32%) Mentoring
7 13 (10.32%) Scrum
8 10 (7.94%) OOD
9 9 (7.14%) Data Management
9 9 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 9 (7.14%) Office Automation
9 9 (7.14%) OOP
10 8 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.56%) BDD
12 6 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.76%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.76%) Project Management
13 4 (3.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 73 (57.94%) C#
2 57 (45.24%) SQL
3 55 (43.65%) JavaScript
4 37 (29.37%) Java
5 31 (24.60%) VB.NET
6 18 (14.29%) Python
7 9 (7.14%) Scala
8 5 (3.97%) PHP
8 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.97%) Ruby
8 5 (3.97%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.97%) VB
8 5 (3.97%) VB6
9 3 (2.38%) C++
10 2 (1.59%) ES6
10 2 (1.59%) Perl
10 2 (1.59%) XPath
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.35%) MCTS
4 4 (3.17%) PhD
System Software
1 9 (7.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle
3 9 (7.14%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.59%) Google
4 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
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