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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 87 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 78 112 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.94% 3.27% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.34% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 91
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2601 3354 3586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.89% 97.84% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2747 2817
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 108 (70.13%) C#
2 107 (69.48%) .NET
3 77 (50.00%) MVC
4 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (44.81%) JavaScript
6 68 (44.16%) SQL
6 68 (44.16%) ASP.NET
7 59 (38.31%) Software Engineering
8 45 (29.22%) TDD
9 44 (28.57%) HTML
10 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (27.27%) CSS
12 40 (25.97%) Java
13 39 (25.32%) SQL Server
13 39 (25.32%) jQuery
14 36 (23.38%) WPF
15 34 (22.08%) Finance
16 28 (18.18%) WCF
16 28 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 28 (18.18%) OO
17 26 (16.88%) Python
17 26 (16.88%) Web Development
18 23 (14.94%) Scrum
18 23 (14.94%) MySQL
19 22 (14.29%) .NET Framework
20 19 (12.34%) VB.NET
20 19 (12.34%) HTML5
21 18 (11.69%) Node.js
21 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 16 (10.39%) KnockoutJS

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 (5.19%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.55%) CMS
3 3 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.65%) JBoss
4 1 (0.65%) Jetty
4 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.25%) GitHub
3 3 (1.95%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.95%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.94%) MySQL
3 12 (7.79%) Hadoop
4 8 (5.19%) Big Data
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.65%) Redis
9 1 (0.65%) Riak
9 1 (0.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.74%) Git (software)
1 15 (9.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (6.49%) Selenium
3 7 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.90%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.95%) Bower
5 3 (1.95%) Gitweb
5 3 (1.95%) Grunt
6 2 (1.30%) JUnit
6 2 (1.30%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.30%) Subversion
6 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.65%) GitLab
7 1 (0.65%) MSTest
7 1 (0.65%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.65%) NUnit
7 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (22.08%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Legal
3 7 (4.55%) Retail
4 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.60%) Back Office
6 3 (1.95%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (69.48%) .NET
2 68 (44.16%) ASP.NET
3 44 (28.57%) HTML
4 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (27.27%) CSS
6 39 (25.32%) jQuery
7 36 (23.38%) WPF
8 28 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 28 (18.18%) WCF
9 22 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 19 (12.34%) HTML5
11 18 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (11.69%) Node.js
12 16 (10.39%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (8.44%) Web Services
14 11 (7.14%) CSS3
15 10 (6.49%) LINQ
16 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 8 (5.19%) Angular 2
17 8 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (7.14%) User Experience
3 8 (5.19%) Data Integration
4 7 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.60%) iPad
6 3 (1.95%) Blog
7 2 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.30%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.30%) Life Science
7 2 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.30%) Social Media
7 2 (1.30%) Statistics
8 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Physics
8 1 (0.65%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) Linux
1 10 (6.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (50.00%) MVC
2 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (38.31%) Software Engineering
4 45 (29.22%) TDD
5 28 (18.18%) OO
6 26 (16.88%) Web Development
7 23 (14.94%) Scrum
8 14 (9.09%) BDD
8 14 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.49%) DevOps
9 10 (6.49%) SDLC
10 9 (5.84%) Project Management
10 9 (5.84%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.19%) Data Management
11 8 (5.19%) Data Modelling
11 8 (5.19%) SOA
11 8 (5.19%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.90%) Kanban
12 6 (3.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 108 (70.13%) C#
2 69 (44.81%) JavaScript
3 68 (44.16%) SQL
4 40 (25.97%) Java
5 26 (16.88%) Python
6 19 (12.34%) VB.NET
7 13 (8.44%) Scala
8 9 (5.84%) Ruby
9 8 (5.19%) PHP
10 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.25%) C++
11 5 (3.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.30%) Delphi
12 2 (1.30%) Perl
12 2 (1.30%) VB
12 2 (1.30%) XPath
13 1 (0.65%) C
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
13 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) ISEB
2 2 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (9.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.19%) Cloudera
3 5 (3.25%) Oracle
4 3 (1.95%) Google
5 2 (1.30%) Zend
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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