The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 50 48 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.81% 43.64% 30.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.88% 44.44% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 49 46 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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 Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
186 108 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 88.57% 98.18% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 115 101 101
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Developer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 58 (61.70%) .NET
2 49 (52.13%) SQL
3 47 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 42 (44.68%) C#
5 39 (41.49%) HTML
5 39 (41.49%) CSS
6 37 (39.36%) .NET Framework
7 34 (36.17%) HTML5
8 32 (34.04%) Microsoft
8 32 (34.04%) Relational Database
9 31 (32.98%) JavaScript
10 29 (30.85%) MySQL
10 29 (30.85%) jQuery
11 28 (29.79%) RDBMS
11 28 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (25.53%) WPF
13 23 (24.47%) TDD
13 23 (24.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (24.47%) CSS3
14 22 (23.40%) Scrum
15 21 (22.34%) WinForms
16 20 (21.28%) T-SQL
16 20 (21.28%) JSP
17 18 (19.15%) Web Services
17 18 (19.15%) MQSeries
17 18 (19.15%) IBM
17 18 (19.15%) WebSphere
17 18 (19.15%) Degree
17 18 (19.15%) MVVM
18 17 (18.09%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 18 (19.15%) MQSeries
1 18 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 15 (15.96%) SharePoint
3 11 (11.70%) CMS
4 8 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.19%) WordPress
7 1 (1.06%) Node.js
7 1 (1.06%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Photoshop
1 10 (10.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.06%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Intranet
2 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (34.04%) Relational Database
3 29 (30.85%) MySQL
4 28 (29.79%) RDBMS
4 28 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (18.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (15.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (11.70%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (5.32%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (4.26%) OLAP
10 4 (4.26%) MS Access
10 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
13 1 (1.06%) Big Data
13 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (14.89%) Subversion
3 10 (10.64%) Maven
3 10 (10.64%) Hudson
4 8 (8.51%) MyEclipse
4 8 (8.51%) Ant
4 8 (8.51%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.26%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.26%) NUnit
5 4 (4.26%) MSTest
5 4 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (4.26%) Moq
6 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.19%) Xcode
7 2 (2.13%) JUnit
8 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (12.77%) Marketing
2 11 (11.70%) Retail
3 10 (10.64%) Finance
4 8 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 8 (8.51%) Publishing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.70%) .NET
2 39 (41.49%) HTML
2 39 (41.49%) CSS
3 37 (39.36%) .NET Framework
4 34 (36.17%) HTML5
5 29 (30.85%) jQuery
6 24 (25.53%) WPF
7 23 (24.47%) CSS3
8 21 (22.34%) WinForms
9 20 (21.28%) JSP
10 18 (19.15%) Web Services
11 16 (17.02%) XML
12 15 (15.96%) XSD
12 15 (15.96%) JSON
13 13 (13.83%) Struts
14 11 (11.70%) Ajax
14 11 (11.70%) SOAP
14 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET
15 10 (10.64%) J2EE
15 10 (10.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) N-Tier
1 8 (8.51%) Web 2.0
2 4 (4.26%) FMCG
2 4 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (4.26%) iPad
3 2 (2.13%) Social Media
3 2 (2.13%) Social Network
3 2 (2.13%) Open Source
3 2 (2.13%) Firmware
4 1 (1.06%) Replication
4 1 (1.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.06%) iPhone
4 1 (1.06%) Blog
4 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Linux
2 8 (8.51%) UNIX
2 8 (8.51%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.19%) Windows
3 3 (3.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) TDD
2 22 (23.40%) Scrum
3 18 (19.15%) MVVM
4 16 (17.02%) MVC
5 15 (15.96%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (14.89%) Release Management
7 11 (11.70%) Analytics
8 10 (10.64%) Web Analytics
8 10 (10.64%) SEO
9 9 (9.57%) UML
9 9 (9.57%) ETL
9 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.45%) OO
11 6 (6.38%) Migration
11 6 (6.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (5.32%) Web Application Development
12 5 (5.32%) Software Architecture
12 5 (5.32%) Web Design
12 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.13%) SQL
2 42 (44.68%) C#
3 31 (32.98%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.28%) T-SQL
5 17 (18.09%) Java
6 15 (15.96%) C++
7 13 (13.83%) VB.NET
8 10 (10.64%) C
9 9 (9.57%) VB
10 8 (8.51%) Groovy
11 7 (7.45%) VB6
11 7 (7.45%) PHP
12 6 (6.38%) X++
13 5 (5.32%) RPG
14 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
15 2 (2.13%) VBA
15 2 (2.13%) PHP5
16 1 (1.06%) Ruby
16 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
16 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.15%) IBM
3 11 (11.70%) Business Objects
3 11 (11.70%) SAP
4 9 (9.57%) Google
5 8 (8.51%) JBoss
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle
7 5 (5.32%) Adobe
8 3 (3.19%) Apple
9 1 (1.06%) Percussion
9 1 (1.06%) Zend
9 1 (1.06%) EPiServer
9 1 (1.06%) Ektron
9 1 (1.06%) Facebook
9 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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