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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 97 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 69 88 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.43% 2.63% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.69% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 65 80 110
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 £27,500 £31,350 £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
2785 3275 3574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.93% 97.88% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2582 2857
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 June 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 83 (69.75%) .NET
2 74 (62.18%) C#
3 54 (45.38%) SQL
4 48 (40.34%) JavaScript
4 48 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (38.66%) MVC
6 40 (33.61%) ASP.NET
7 38 (31.93%) SQL Server
8 36 (30.25%) Software Engineering
9 35 (29.41%) WCF
10 32 (26.89%) HTML
10 32 (26.89%) Java
11 30 (25.21%) VB.NET
11 30 (25.21%) .NET Framework
12 27 (22.69%) CSS
13 24 (20.17%) Visual Studio
14 23 (19.33%) Degree
15 22 (18.49%) Entity Framework
16 21 (17.65%) jQuery
17 20 (16.81%) TDD
18 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
18 19 (15.97%) MySQL
19 18 (15.13%) Finance
19 18 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
20 17 (14.29%) Computer Science
21 13 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
21 13 (10.92%) Node.js
21 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
21 13 (10.92%) Web Development
22 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Office Automation

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 (9.24%) IIS
2 6 (5.04%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
1 11 (9.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.20%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (3.36%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) HTTP
1 1 (0.84%) SSH
1 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.93%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.97%) MySQL
3 11 (9.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.04%) Big Data
7 5 (4.20%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.52%) RavenDB
9 3 (2.52%) Redis
10 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.84%) DataStage
11 1 (0.84%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.84%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 24 (20.17%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.40%) Selenium
4 8 (6.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (5.88%) NUnit
6 6 (5.04%) JIRA
7 5 (4.20%) JUnit
7 5 (4.20%) Maven
7 5 (4.20%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.20%) Toad
8 4 (3.36%) MSBuild
8 4 (3.36%) MSTest
8 4 (3.36%) ReSharper
8 4 (3.36%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.52%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.68%) PhantomJS
10 2 (1.68%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Games
3 6 (5.04%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (69.75%) .NET
2 40 (33.61%) ASP.NET
3 35 (29.41%) WCF
4 32 (26.89%) HTML
5 30 (25.21%) .NET Framework
6 27 (22.69%) CSS
7 22 (18.49%) Entity Framework
8 21 (17.65%) jQuery
9 18 (15.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (10.92%) Node.js
11 9 (7.56%) AngularJS
11 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (6.72%) HTML5
12 8 (6.72%) Web Services
13 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (5.04%) CSS3
14 6 (5.04%) WPF
14 6 (5.04%) XSLT
15 5 (4.20%) LINQ
15 5 (4.20%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.20%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.52%) iPad
4 3 (2.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.52%) User Experience
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) Physics
5 2 (1.68%) Social Media
5 2 (1.68%) Statistics
6 1 (0.84%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Windows
2 5 (4.20%) Linux
3 4 (3.36%) Android
4 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.66%) MVC
3 36 (30.25%) Software Engineering
4 20 (16.81%) TDD
5 13 (10.92%) Web Development
6 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 11 (9.24%) Office Automation
6 11 (9.24%) Scrum
7 10 (8.40%) OOP
8 9 (7.56%) Mentoring
8 9 (7.56%) OO
8 9 (7.56%) OOD
9 8 (6.72%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.04%) BDD
10 6 (5.04%) Data Management
10 6 (5.04%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.04%) Project Management
11 5 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 74 (62.18%) C#
2 54 (45.38%) SQL
3 48 (40.34%) JavaScript
4 32 (26.89%) Java
5 30 (25.21%) VB.NET
6 10 (8.40%) T-SQL
7 9 (7.56%) Python
8 6 (5.04%) Scala
9 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.20%) VB
9 5 (4.20%) VB6
10 4 (3.36%) PHP
11 3 (2.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.68%) C++
12 2 (1.68%) ES6
12 2 (1.68%) XPath
13 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (19.33%) Degree
2 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.40%) MCTS
4 4 (3.36%) PhD
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle
3 6 (5.04%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
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