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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 62 26 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.05% 26.26% 49.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 27.37% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 57 25 61
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
217 95 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 98.19% 95.96% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 186 81 119
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £40,000
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 27 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 86 (61.87%) .NET
2 84 (60.43%) C#
3 77 (55.40%) MVC
4 57 (41.01%) SQL Server
5 54 (38.85%) HTML
5 54 (38.85%) JavaScript
5 54 (38.85%) ASP.NET
5 54 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (37.41%) CSS
7 44 (31.65%) SQL
8 37 (26.62%) OO
8 37 (26.62%) jQuery
9 33 (23.74%) .NET Framework
10 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (18.71%) MySQL
11 26 (18.71%) VB.NET
12 25 (17.99%) TDD
13 23 (16.55%) Web Services
14 22 (15.83%) PHP
14 22 (15.83%) Scrum
14 22 (15.83%) Degree
15 20 (14.39%) WCF
16 18 (12.95%) Android
16 18 (12.95%) Android Development
16 18 (12.95%) T-SQL
16 18 (12.95%) Linux
17 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
17 15 (10.79%) Java
17 15 (10.79%) Web Development
17 15 (10.79%) PHP5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (3.60%) IIS
1 5 (3.60%) Apache
1 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.88%) CMS
3 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.44%) WordPress
4 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.44%) CICS
4 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.72%) Blender
3 1 (0.72%) Maya
3 1 (0.72%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (41.01%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.71%) MySQL
3 9 (6.47%) DB2
3 9 (6.47%) Big Data
4 8 (5.76%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.04%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.32%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.16%) MS Access
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.44%) Adabas
9 2 (1.44%) OLAP
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (1.44%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Visual Studio
2 14 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.47%) MSTest
3 9 (6.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (6.47%) Moq
3 9 (6.47%) NUnit
4 7 (5.04%) Subversion
5 6 (4.32%) Maven
5 6 (4.32%) JUnit
5 6 (4.32%) TortoiseSVN
5 6 (4.32%) Hudson
6 5 (3.60%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.16%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (2.16%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.44%) Bazaar
8 2 (1.44%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.44%) Xcode
8 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.72%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.72%) Redmine
General
1 8 (5.76%) Marketing
2 5 (3.60%) Games
3 3 (2.16%) Finance
4 2 (1.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (61.87%) .NET
2 54 (38.85%) ASP.NET
2 54 (38.85%) HTML
3 52 (37.41%) CSS
4 37 (26.62%) jQuery
5 33 (23.74%) .NET Framework
6 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (16.55%) Web Services
8 20 (14.39%) WCF
9 15 (10.79%) LINQ
10 13 (9.35%) CSS3
10 13 (9.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (8.63%) HTML5
11 12 (8.63%) XML
12 11 (7.91%) WinForms
12 11 (7.91%) Ajax
12 11 (7.91%) JSON
13 10 (7.19%) Unity DI Container
14 9 (6.47%) Castle Windsor
14 9 (6.47%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.91%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.60%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.88%) Social Media
4 4 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.16%) iPhone
5 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.16%) User Experience
5 3 (2.16%) Social Network
6 2 (1.44%) Online Games
6 2 (1.44%) VSAM
6 2 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.72%) Animation
7 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.95%) Linux
1 18 (12.95%) Android
2 7 (5.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (55.40%) MVC
2 54 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (26.62%) OO
4 25 (17.99%) TDD
5 22 (15.83%) Scrum
6 18 (12.95%) Android Development
7 15 (10.79%) Web Development
8 13 (9.35%) Web Application Development
9 12 (8.63%) Software Engineering
9 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.91%) ETL
10 11 (7.91%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (7.19%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (7.19%) OO PHP
12 9 (6.47%) Kanban
12 9 (6.47%) OOP
12 9 (6.47%) Data Management
13 8 (5.76%) UML
14 5 (3.60%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 84 (60.43%) C#
2 54 (38.85%) JavaScript
3 44 (31.65%) SQL
4 26 (18.71%) VB.NET
5 22 (15.83%) PHP
6 18 (12.95%) T-SQL
7 15 (10.79%) Java
7 15 (10.79%) PHP5
8 10 (7.19%) C++
9 7 (5.04%) C
10 6 (4.32%) Perl
11 5 (3.60%) VB
12 3 (2.16%) COBOL
13 2 (1.44%) Python
13 2 (1.44%) NATURAL
13 2 (1.44%) JCL
13 2 (1.44%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.44%) VB6
14 1 (0.72%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Firmware
2 2 (1.44%) Docker
2 2 (1.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.72%) logstash
2 1 (0.72%) Salt
2 1 (0.72%) Graphite
Vendors
1 9 (6.47%) SAP
2 8 (5.76%) Business Objects
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.32%) Twitter
4 5 (3.60%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.88%) Zend
5 4 (2.88%) Oracle
6 3 (2.16%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
7 1 (0.72%) Perforce
7 1 (0.72%) Google
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