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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 38 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.67% 35.48% 32.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.93% 38.26% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 45
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
119 115 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 99.17% 92.74% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 113 100 120
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 84 (79.25%) .NET
2 78 (73.58%) C#
3 70 (66.04%) MVC
4 62 (58.49%) SQL
5 58 (54.72%) ASP.NET
6 56 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (44.34%) VB.NET
8 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
9 39 (36.79%) SQL Server
10 38 (35.85%) HTML
10 38 (35.85%) CSS
11 35 (33.02%) OO
12 30 (28.30%) .NET Framework
13 29 (27.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (26.42%) jQuery
15 27 (25.47%) Android
15 27 (25.47%) Team Foundation Server
16 26 (24.53%) Android Development
17 25 (23.58%) Scrum
17 25 (23.58%) T-SQL
18 23 (21.70%) TDD
19 18 (16.98%) Ajax
19 18 (16.98%) Web Services
19 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
20 17 (16.04%) Entity Framework
21 15 (14.15%) Windows
21 15 (14.15%) Degree
21 15 (14.15%) WinForms
22 14 (13.21%) LINQ
23 13 (12.26%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (11.32%) IIS
2 7 (6.60%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.89%) CMS
4 2 (1.89%) WordPress
5 1 (0.94%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.89%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (36.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.83%) Adabas
3 3 (2.83%) DTS
4 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.66%) NUnit
3 6 (5.66%) Moq
4 5 (4.72%) MSTest
4 5 (4.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.83%) TortoiseSVN
6 3 (2.83%) Subversion
7 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (5.66%) Games
2 4 (3.77%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Marketing
3 3 (2.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (79.25%) .NET
2 58 (54.72%) ASP.NET
3 38 (35.85%) HTML
3 38 (35.85%) CSS
4 30 (28.30%) .NET Framework
5 29 (27.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (26.42%) jQuery
7 18 (16.98%) Ajax
7 18 (16.98%) Web Services
8 17 (16.04%) Entity Framework
9 15 (14.15%) WinForms
10 14 (13.21%) LINQ
11 12 (11.32%) HTML5
12 11 (10.38%) CSS3
13 10 (9.43%) Silverlight
14 9 (8.49%) LAMP
15 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (6.60%) WCF
17 6 (5.66%) Castle Windsor
18 5 (4.72%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (4.72%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.72%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.72%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.77%) Tandem
3 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.89%) GIS
4 2 (1.89%) Online Games
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.47%) Android
2 15 (14.15%) Windows
3 6 (5.66%) Linux
4 3 (2.83%) zOS
5 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Debian
6 1 (0.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (66.04%) MVC
2 56 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.02%) OO
4 26 (24.53%) Android Development
5 25 (23.58%) Scrum
6 23 (21.70%) TDD
7 11 (10.38%) UML
8 9 (8.49%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.49%) OOP
9 8 (7.55%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.55%) Web Development
10 7 (6.60%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.66%) CRM
11 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.72%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (4.72%) Kanban
12 5 (4.72%) ERP
12 5 (4.72%) Migration
13 4 (3.77%) Waterfall
13 4 (3.77%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 78 (73.58%) C#
2 62 (58.49%) SQL
3 47 (44.34%) VB.NET
4 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
5 25 (23.58%) T-SQL
6 13 (12.26%) PHP
7 10 (9.43%) Java
8 6 (5.66%) PHP5
9 4 (3.77%) C++
10 3 (2.83%) NATURAL
10 3 (2.83%) JCL
10 3 (2.83%) COBOL
11 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) ISEB
Vendors
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.32%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.72%) Zend
4 4 (3.77%) Twitter
5 3 (2.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Perforce
7 1 (0.94%) Adobe
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle
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