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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 64 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.23% 41.41% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.63% 42.27% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63 36 32
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
216 97 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 88.52% 97.98% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 146 87 94
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £47,000
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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 67 (56.78%) .NET
2 60 (50.85%) SQL Server
3 51 (43.22%) C#
4 47 (39.83%) HTML
4 47 (39.83%) SQL
4 47 (39.83%) CSS
5 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
5 39 (33.05%) .NET Framework
5 39 (33.05%) jQuery
6 37 (31.36%) MySQL
7 35 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (26.27%) MVC
8 31 (26.27%) HTML5
8 31 (26.27%) Relational Database
9 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
10 27 (22.88%) RDBMS
11 26 (22.03%) Degree
11 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 22 (18.64%) WinForms
12 22 (18.64%) JSP
13 21 (17.80%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (17.80%) Web Services
13 21 (17.80%) Scrum
13 21 (17.80%) TDD
13 21 (17.80%) WPF
14 20 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (16.95%) CSS3
14 20 (16.95%) Linux
14 20 (16.95%) T-SQL
15 19 (16.10%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (12.71%) MQSeries
1 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
1 15 (12.71%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.32%) CMS
3 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.54%) WordPress
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Photoshop
1 10 (8.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Intranet
2 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 37 (31.36%) MySQL
3 31 (26.27%) Relational Database
4 27 (22.88%) RDBMS
5 26 (22.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (14.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (13.56%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (12.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (9.32%) SAP Data Services
11 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (5.08%) Big Data
13 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
13 5 (4.24%) MS Access
13 5 (4.24%) DB2
14 4 (3.39%) OLAP
14 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (11.02%) Subversion
3 12 (10.17%) Maven
3 12 (10.17%) Hudson
4 7 (5.93%) MyEclipse
4 7 (5.93%) Ant
4 7 (5.93%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.08%) NUnit
5 6 (5.08%) MSTest
5 6 (5.08%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (5.08%) Moq
6 5 (4.24%) JUnit
6 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.39%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.54%) Xcode
9 2 (1.69%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.69%) Bazaar
9 2 (1.69%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.69%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (12.71%) Marketing
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 9 (7.63%) Finance
3 9 (7.63%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (56.78%) .NET
2 47 (39.83%) HTML
2 47 (39.83%) CSS
3 39 (33.05%) .NET Framework
3 39 (33.05%) jQuery
4 31 (26.27%) HTML5
5 22 (18.64%) WinForms
5 22 (18.64%) JSP
6 21 (17.80%) Web Services
6 21 (17.80%) WPF
7 20 (16.95%) CSS3
8 18 (15.25%) XML
9 17 (14.41%) XSD
9 17 (14.41%) ASP.NET
9 17 (14.41%) JSON
10 15 (12.71%) WCF
11 14 (11.86%) SOAP
12 12 (10.17%) Struts
12 12 (10.17%) J2EE
12 12 (10.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) N-Tier
3 7 (5.93%) Web 2.0
4 6 (5.08%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.24%) Firmware
6 4 (3.39%) FMCG
6 4 (3.39%) iPad
7 3 (2.54%) Social Media
8 2 (1.69%) Social Network
8 2 (1.69%) Open Source
8 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.85%) iPhone
9 1 (0.85%) Blog
9 1 (0.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.95%) Linux
2 7 (5.93%) UNIX
2 7 (5.93%) Mac OS
3 6 (5.08%) Android
4 3 (2.54%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.27%) MVC
3 21 (17.80%) Scrum
3 21 (17.80%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (17.80%) TDD
4 15 (12.71%) Release Management
4 15 (12.71%) ETL
4 15 (12.71%) MVVM
5 11 (9.32%) Analytics
5 11 (9.32%) OO
6 10 (8.47%) SEO
6 10 (8.47%) Web Analytics
7 9 (7.63%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.78%) UML
8 8 (6.78%) Web Application Development
8 8 (6.78%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (5.93%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 51 (43.22%) C#
2 47 (39.83%) SQL
3 39 (33.05%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 19 (16.10%) Java
6 17 (14.41%) C++
7 13 (11.02%) PHP
8 12 (10.17%) C
8 12 (10.17%) VB.NET
9 10 (8.47%) VB
10 8 (6.78%) PHP5
11 7 (5.93%) Groovy
11 7 (5.93%) VB6
12 6 (5.08%) X++
13 5 (4.24%) RPG
14 4 (3.39%) Perl
15 3 (2.54%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.69%) VBA
17 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.41%) SAP
3 16 (13.56%) Business Objects
4 15 (12.71%) IBM
5 8 (6.78%) Google
6 7 (5.93%) JBoss
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle
8 5 (4.24%) Adobe
9 3 (2.54%) Apple
10 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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