The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 36 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.86% 31.79% 29.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.29% 32.65% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 21
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £23,650 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 147 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 92.92% 97.35% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 94 134 74
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Developer
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 35 (55.56%) Web Services
2 33 (52.38%) .NET
3 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
4 30 (47.62%) RDBMS
4 30 (47.62%) Relational Database
5 28 (44.44%) jQuery
5 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 28 (44.44%) SQL
5 28 (44.44%) XML
6 26 (41.27%) MySQL
7 24 (38.10%) CSS
7 24 (38.10%) HTML
8 23 (36.51%) C#
8 23 (36.51%) XSD
8 23 (36.51%) JSP
8 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
8 23 (36.51%) JSON
9 22 (34.92%) Subversion
9 22 (34.92%) UNIX
9 22 (34.92%) Struts
10 21 (33.33%) Ajax
11 20 (31.75%) JSF
11 20 (31.75%) Maven
11 20 (31.75%) .NET Framework
11 20 (31.75%) WinForms
11 20 (31.75%) Hibernate
11 20 (31.75%) Java
11 20 (31.75%) WPF
12 19 (30.16%) Groovy
12 19 (30.16%) JPA

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (30.16%) Tomcat
2 11 (17.46%) WebSphere
2 11 (17.46%) MQSeries
3 5 (7.94%) CMS
4 2 (3.17%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 3 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (47.62%) RDBMS
1 30 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 26 (41.27%) MySQL
4 15 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.59%) MS Access
10 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Subversion
2 20 (31.75%) Maven
3 19 (30.16%) MyEclipse
3 19 (30.16%) Hudson
3 19 (30.16%) Ant
3 19 (30.16%) Eclipse
4 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.76%) Xcode
7 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 13 (20.63%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Publishing
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) Web Services
2 33 (52.38%) .NET
3 28 (44.44%) jQuery
3 28 (44.44%) XML
4 24 (38.10%) CSS
4 24 (38.10%) HTML
5 23 (36.51%) XSD
5 23 (36.51%) JSP
5 23 (36.51%) JSON
6 22 (34.92%) Struts
7 21 (33.33%) Ajax
8 20 (31.75%) JSF
8 20 (31.75%) .NET Framework
8 20 (31.75%) WinForms
8 20 (31.75%) Hibernate
8 20 (31.75%) WPF
9 19 (30.16%) JPA
9 19 (30.16%) RichFaces
9 19 (30.16%) J2EE
9 19 (30.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) Social Network
2 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Firmware
3 1 (1.59%) GIS
3 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) UNIX
2 19 (30.16%) Mac OS
3 9 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.35%) Linux
5 2 (3.17%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) UML
2 13 (20.63%) TDD
3 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 11 (17.46%) MVVM
5 9 (14.29%) Project Management
5 9 (14.29%) Change Control
6 5 (7.94%) MVC
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.76%) SEO
8 3 (4.76%) Web Analytics
8 3 (4.76%) Web Design
8 3 (4.76%) BDD
8 3 (4.76%) Release Management
8 3 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.76%) Analytics
8 3 (4.76%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.17%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 28 (44.44%) SQL
3 23 (36.51%) C#
4 20 (31.75%) Java
5 19 (30.16%) Groovy
5 19 (30.16%) C++
5 19 (30.16%) C
6 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.35%) VB
9 3 (4.76%) RPG
9 3 (4.76%) Ruby
9 3 (4.76%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.76%) VB6
10 2 (3.17%) PHP5
10 2 (3.17%) X++
10 2 (3.17%) PHP
11 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.16%) JBoss
2 19 (30.16%) Google
3 11 (17.46%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Facebook
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
4 2 (3.17%) Zend
4 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Percussion
5 1 (1.59%) Ektron
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