The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 55.56% 25.00% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 55.56% 25.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £33,000 £30,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.19% -3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 Pontefract 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
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 4
Average salary £28,000 £38,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

Developer
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

Developer Salary Trend in Pontefract

Developer
Salary Histogram in Pontefract

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Pontefract region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Pontefract

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Pontefract region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) IBM
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
3 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) WinForms
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) MVVM
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (33.33%) COBOL
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Adabas

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Pontefract region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
3 2 (22.22%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) Adabas
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) WPF
2 4 (44.44%) WinForms
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 2 (22.22%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) MVVM
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) COBOL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) NATURAL
3 2 (22.22%) JCL
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft