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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 43 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 28.10% 32.46% 30.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.10% 34.91% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 43
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £32,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
153 106 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 92.98% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 143 94 132
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £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 27 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 81 (77.14%) .NET
2 80 (76.19%) C#
3 65 (61.90%) MVC
4 63 (60.00%) SQL
5 55 (52.38%) ASP.NET
6 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (42.86%) VB.NET
8 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
9 39 (37.14%) JavaScript
10 36 (34.29%) HTML
10 36 (34.29%) CSS
11 35 (33.33%) OO
12 32 (30.48%) .NET Framework
13 30 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
15 25 (23.81%) jQuery
15 25 (23.81%) Android
15 25 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 24 (22.86%) Android Development
17 22 (20.95%) Scrum
17 22 (20.95%) TDD
18 19 (18.10%) Ajax
18 19 (18.10%) Entity Framework
19 18 (17.14%) Web Services
20 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
20 16 (15.24%) LINQ
21 14 (13.33%) Degree
22 12 (11.43%) UML
22 12 (11.43%) Xamarin
23 11 (10.48%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (10.48%) IIS
2 6 (5.71%) Apache
3 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.90%) CMS
5 1 (0.95%) WordPress
5 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.90%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) MySQL
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.86%) DTS
4 3 (2.86%) Adabas
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.90%) OLAP
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.90%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.81%) Subversion
3 4 (3.81%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (2.86%) MSTest
4 3 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (2.86%) Moq
4 3 (2.86%) NUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (5.71%) Games
2 4 (3.81%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (77.14%) .NET
2 55 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 36 (34.29%) CSS
3 36 (34.29%) HTML
4 32 (30.48%) .NET Framework
5 30 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (23.81%) jQuery
7 19 (18.10%) Entity Framework
7 19 (18.10%) Ajax
8 18 (17.14%) Web Services
9 16 (15.24%) LINQ
10 11 (10.48%) WinForms
11 10 (9.52%) Silverlight
11 10 (9.52%) CSS3
12 9 (8.57%) HTML5
13 7 (6.67%) LAMP
14 5 (4.76%) XML
14 5 (4.76%) WCF
15 3 (2.86%) Zend Framework
15 3 (2.86%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) N-Tier
1 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
4 2 (1.90%) Online Games
4 2 (1.90%) GIS
4 2 (1.90%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Android
2 10 (9.52%) Windows
3 5 (4.76%) Linux
4 3 (2.86%) zOS
5 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.95%) UNIX
6 1 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (61.90%) MVC
2 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.33%) OO
4 24 (22.86%) Android Development
5 22 (20.95%) Scrum
5 22 (20.95%) TDD
6 12 (11.43%) UML
7 10 (9.52%) Web Development
7 10 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 9 (8.57%) OOP
9 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.71%) CRM
11 5 (4.76%) ERP
11 5 (4.76%) Migration
11 5 (4.76%) Web Application Development
12 4 (3.81%) Waterfall
13 3 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (2.86%) OO PHP
13 3 (2.86%) Test Planning
13 3 (2.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 80 (76.19%) C#
2 63 (60.00%) SQL
3 45 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 39 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.48%) PHP
7 10 (9.52%) Java
8 4 (3.81%) PHP5
8 4 (3.81%) C++
9 3 (2.86%) COBOL
9 3 (2.86%) NATURAL
9 3 (2.86%) JCL
10 2 (1.90%) VB6
10 2 (1.90%) VB
11 1 (0.95%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) ISEB
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.81%) Zend
4 3 (2.86%) Twitter
4 3 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe
5 1 (0.95%) Perforce
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