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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 111 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 55 92 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.86% 2.74% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 2.81% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48 84 131
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2880 3273 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 97.58% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2347 2588 2988
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 May 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 82 (74.55%) .NET
2 74 (67.27%) C#
3 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
4 52 (47.27%) SQL
5 48 (43.64%) ASP.NET
5 48 (43.64%) MVC
5 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (40.91%) JavaScript
7 36 (32.73%) WCF
8 34 (30.91%) .NET Framework
9 30 (27.27%) Visual Studio
10 27 (24.55%) VB.NET
10 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
11 25 (22.73%) Java
11 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (21.82%) HTML
12 24 (21.82%) Degree
13 22 (20.00%) CSS
13 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 20 (18.18%) TDD
14 20 (18.18%) Entity Framework
15 19 (17.27%) jQuery
16 18 (16.36%) T-SQL
16 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
17 17 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (13.64%) Finance
19 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
20 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
21 12 (10.91%) OO

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 11 (10.00%) IIS
2 7 (6.36%) Node.js
3 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.55%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (3.64%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) HTTP
1 1 (0.91%) SSH
1 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (10.00%) MySQL
5 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.45%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.73%) RavenDB
10 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.73%) Redis
10 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.82%) Big Data
11 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.91%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.91%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 30 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 17 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (10.00%) NUnit
4 10 (9.09%) Selenium
5 9 (8.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (8.18%) SoapUI
6 8 (7.27%) MSBuild
6 8 (7.27%) MSTest
6 8 (7.27%) ReSharper
6 8 (7.27%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.45%) JIRA
8 5 (4.55%) JUnit
8 5 (4.55%) Maven
8 5 (4.55%) Toad
9 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
10 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.82%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.91%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Legal
3 5 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (74.55%) .NET
2 48 (43.64%) ASP.NET
3 36 (32.73%) WCF
4 34 (30.91%) .NET Framework
5 25 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (21.82%) HTML
7 22 (20.00%) CSS
8 20 (18.18%) Entity Framework
9 19 (17.27%) jQuery
10 9 (8.18%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.18%) XML
11 8 (7.27%) Web Services
11 8 (7.27%) XSLT
12 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (6.36%) CSS3
13 6 (5.45%) HTML5
13 6 (5.45%) Spring
13 6 (5.45%) WPF
14 5 (4.55%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) e-Learning
2 5 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.73%) iPad
3 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.91%) Life Science
4 1 (0.91%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) Android
3 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (43.64%) MVC
2 27 (24.55%) Software Engineering
3 20 (18.18%) TDD
4 12 (10.91%) OO
5 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 11 (10.00%) Office Automation
6 9 (8.18%) Scrum
7 8 (7.27%) DSDM
7 8 (7.27%) Multithreading
7 8 (7.27%) OOD
7 8 (7.27%) OOP
8 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.36%) Web Development
9 6 (5.45%) BDD
10 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.55%) CRM
10 5 (4.55%) SOLID
11 4 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (67.27%) C#
2 52 (47.27%) SQL
3 45 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 27 (24.55%) VB.NET
5 25 (22.73%) Java
6 18 (16.36%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.55%) VB
7 5 (4.55%) VB6
8 4 (3.64%) Python
9 3 (2.73%) Ruby
10 2 (1.82%) C++
10 2 (1.82%) Delphi
10 2 (1.82%) ES6
10 2 (1.82%) PHP
10 2 (1.82%) Scala
11 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.09%) MCTS
4 4 (3.64%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) Borland
3 2 (1.82%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.82%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
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