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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 68 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.09% 27.62% 51.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.77% 30.21% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 64 28 57
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,350 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
221 96 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.79% 91.43% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 192 84 106
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 79 (60.31%) .NET
2 78 (59.54%) C#
3 69 (52.67%) MVC
4 57 (43.51%) SQL Server
5 51 (38.93%) HTML
6 50 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (37.40%) JavaScript
7 49 (37.40%) CSS
8 48 (36.64%) ASP.NET
9 40 (30.53%) SQL
10 38 (29.01%) jQuery
11 31 (23.66%) .NET Framework
12 29 (22.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (21.37%) MySQL
13 28 (21.37%) OO
14 24 (18.32%) TDD
14 24 (18.32%) Degree
15 23 (17.56%) WCF
16 22 (16.79%) Web Services
17 20 (15.27%) PHP
18 18 (13.74%) Linux
18 18 (13.74%) Scrum
19 17 (12.98%) T-SQL
20 15 (11.45%) VB.NET
20 15 (11.45%) Visual Studio
20 15 (11.45%) N-Tier
20 15 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (11.45%) Unit Testing
21 14 (10.69%) Java
21 14 (10.69%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) CMS
3 4 (3.05%) WordPress
3 4 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.53%) CICS
5 2 (1.53%) IIS
5 2 (1.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) Blender
3 1 (0.76%) Maya
3 1 (0.76%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.05%) Intranet
3 2 (1.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (43.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (21.37%) MySQL
3 10 (7.63%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.87%) Big Data
4 9 (6.87%) DB2
5 8 (6.11%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (6.11%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.34%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.58%) MS Access
8 5 (3.82%) OLAP
8 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.29%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.63%) MSTest
3 10 (7.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (7.63%) Moq
3 10 (7.63%) NUnit
4 9 (6.87%) Subversion
5 6 (4.58%) Maven
5 6 (4.58%) JUnit
5 6 (4.58%) TortoiseSVN
5 6 (4.58%) Hudson
6 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.29%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (2.29%) Xcode
7 3 (2.29%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.53%) Bazaar
8 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.76%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.76%) Redmine
General
1 11 (8.40%) Marketing
2 5 (3.82%) Finance
3 3 (2.29%) Games
3 3 (2.29%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (60.31%) .NET
2 51 (38.93%) HTML
3 49 (37.40%) CSS
4 48 (36.64%) ASP.NET
5 38 (29.01%) jQuery
6 31 (23.66%) .NET Framework
7 29 (22.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (17.56%) WCF
9 22 (16.79%) Web Services
10 14 (10.69%) LINQ
11 11 (8.40%) JSON
11 11 (8.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 11 (8.40%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (7.63%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (7.63%) Ninject
12 10 (7.63%) HTML5
12 10 (7.63%) Spring.NET
12 10 (7.63%) XML
13 9 (6.87%) JSP
13 9 (6.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.45%) N-Tier
2 10 (7.63%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.82%) Social Media
3 5 (3.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.29%) Social Network
5 3 (2.29%) iPhone
5 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.53%) VSAM
6 2 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.53%) Open Source
6 2 (1.53%) iPad
6 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.76%) Online Games
7 1 (0.76%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.74%) Linux
2 12 (9.16%) Android
3 4 (3.05%) Windows
4 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (52.67%) MVC
2 50 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.37%) OO
4 24 (18.32%) TDD
5 18 (13.74%) Scrum
6 15 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (11.45%) Unit Testing
7 14 (10.69%) Web Application Development
8 12 (9.16%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (9.16%) Web Development
9 11 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (8.40%) ETL
9 11 (8.40%) Android Development
10 10 (7.63%) Kanban
10 10 (7.63%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.87%) Data Management
12 8 (6.11%) OOP
12 8 (6.11%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.82%) Analytics
13 5 (3.82%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (59.54%) C#
2 49 (37.40%) JavaScript
3 40 (30.53%) SQL
4 20 (15.27%) PHP
5 17 (12.98%) T-SQL
6 15 (11.45%) VB.NET
7 14 (10.69%) Java
8 13 (9.92%) PHP5
9 10 (7.63%) C++
10 7 (5.34%) C
10 7 (5.34%) VB
11 6 (4.58%) Perl
12 3 (2.29%) COBOL
12 3 (2.29%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.53%) VB6
13 2 (1.53%) Python
13 2 (1.53%) NATURAL
13 2 (1.53%) JCL
14 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Firmware
2 2 (1.53%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.76%) logstash
2 1 (0.76%) Salt
2 1 (0.76%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (6.87%) SAP
2 8 (6.11%) Business Objects
2 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.34%) Oracle
4 5 (3.82%) Twitter
5 3 (2.29%) Zend
5 3 (2.29%) IBM
5 3 (2.29%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) Perforce
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
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