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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Rank 77 111 88
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 82 77 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.17% 2.34% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 2.42% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 70 77 84
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
2526 3179 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.76% 96.80% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2189 2668 2662
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 121 (73.33%) C#
2 115 (69.70%) .NET
3 100 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (50.91%) MVC
5 74 (44.85%) JavaScript
5 74 (44.85%) ASP.NET
6 63 (38.18%) SQL
7 57 (34.55%) SQL Server
8 55 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 45 (27.27%) TDD
10 44 (26.67%) HTML
11 43 (26.06%) CSS
12 42 (25.45%) AngularJS
13 41 (24.85%) WPF
14 39 (23.64%) Java
15 38 (23.03%) Finance
16 32 (19.39%) jQuery
17 30 (18.18%) OO
18 29 (17.58%) .NET Framework
19 27 (16.36%) WCF
20 25 (15.15%) Scrum
21 24 (14.55%) Web Services
21 24 (14.55%) Web Development
22 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
23 20 (12.12%) HTML5
24 19 (11.52%) BDD
25 18 (10.91%) Degree
25 18 (10.91%) Python
26 17 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 8 (4.85%) CMS
2 6 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.82%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.21%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.21%) Confluence
4 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) Captiva
5 1 (0.61%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Jetty
5 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.61%) SAS
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.64%) GitHub
3 2 (1.21%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.21%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
1 1 (0.61%) LDAP
1 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.30%) MySQL
3 14 (8.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.42%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.82%) Big Data
8 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.61%) GIS
10 1 (0.61%) MS Access
10 1 (0.61%) Redis
10 1 (0.61%) Riak
10 1 (0.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (6.06%) Selenium
4 9 (5.45%) JIRA
4 9 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.24%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.82%) Appium
7 3 (1.82%) JUnit
7 3 (1.82%) Subversion
8 2 (1.21%) Bower
8 2 (1.21%) GitLab
8 2 (1.21%) Gitweb
8 2 (1.21%) Grunt
8 2 (1.21%) MSTest
8 2 (1.21%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.21%) NUnit
8 2 (1.21%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 38 (23.03%) Finance
2 11 (6.67%) Legal
3 9 (5.45%) Retail
4 6 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.21%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (69.70%) .NET
2 74 (44.85%) ASP.NET
3 55 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (26.67%) HTML
5 43 (26.06%) CSS
6 42 (25.45%) AngularJS
7 41 (24.85%) WPF
8 32 (19.39%) jQuery
9 29 (17.58%) .NET Framework
10 27 (16.36%) WCF
11 24 (14.55%) Web Services
12 20 (12.12%) HTML5
13 17 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (9.70%) CSS3
15 14 (8.48%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (7.88%) Angular 2
17 11 (6.67%) RESTful
18 10 (6.06%) XML
19 9 (5.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.70%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.24%) iPad
3 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.03%) User Experience
5 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.82%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.21%) Blog
8 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.61%) Life Science
8 1 (0.61%) Remote Sensing
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.85%) Windows
2 7 (4.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (50.91%) MVC
3 45 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 45 (27.27%) TDD
4 30 (18.18%) OO
5 25 (15.15%) Scrum
6 24 (14.55%) Web Development
7 19 (11.52%) BDD
8 15 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.27%) SOA
10 11 (6.67%) DevOps
11 10 (6.06%) SDLC
12 8 (4.85%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.85%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.24%) Automation Testing
13 7 (4.24%) ERP
13 7 (4.24%) Kanban
13 7 (4.24%) Unit Testing
14 6 (3.64%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 121 (73.33%) C#
2 74 (44.85%) JavaScript
3 63 (38.18%) SQL
4 39 (23.64%) Java
5 18 (10.91%) Python
6 15 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.45%) PHP
7 9 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.45%) Scala
8 8 (4.85%) Ruby
9 7 (4.24%) Groovy
9 7 (4.24%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.03%) C++
10 5 (3.03%) VB
11 3 (1.82%) VB6
12 2 (1.21%) Delphi
12 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.61%) F#
13 1 (0.61%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.21%) ISEB
3 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.82%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.82%) Cloudera
2 3 (1.82%) Zend
3 2 (1.21%) Google
3 2 (1.21%) hybris
4 1 (0.61%) EMC
4 1 (0.61%) Kofax
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.61%) T-Plan
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