The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 166 172 177
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.14% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.32%
Software Programmer
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
3123 3414 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.77% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2520 2702 2940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Software Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Legal
7 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) WCF
8 2 (20.00%) WPF
8 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (20.00%) jQuery
8 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (20.00%) NoSQL

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Software Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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