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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 49 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.00% 43.70% 31.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.00% 45.22% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 33
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
175 115 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 89.29% 96.64% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 112 110 102
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 58 (64.44%) .NET
2 50 (55.56%) SQL
3 48 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 42 (46.67%) C#
5 38 (42.22%) HTML
5 38 (42.22%) CSS
6 36 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 34 (37.78%) HTML5
8 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
9 30 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 29 (32.22%) JavaScript
11 28 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (31.11%) jQuery
12 27 (30.00%) RDBMS
13 25 (27.78%) MySQL
14 24 (26.67%) TDD
14 24 (26.67%) WPF
15 23 (25.56%) CSS3
16 22 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 22 (24.44%) Scrum
16 22 (24.44%) WinForms
17 21 (23.33%) T-SQL
18 19 (21.11%) JSP
19 18 (20.00%) IBM
19 18 (20.00%) MQSeries
19 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (20.00%) MVVM
19 18 (20.00%) WebSphere
20 16 (17.78%) Subversion
20 16 (17.78%) MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 18 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (15.56%) SharePoint
3 12 (13.33%) CMS
4 9 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.22%) WordPress
6 2 (2.22%) Node.js
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 10 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 28 (31.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 25 (27.78%) MySQL
6 18 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (14.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (4.44%) OLAP
12 4 (4.44%) MS Access
12 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
14 1 (1.11%) OLTP
14 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (17.78%) Subversion
3 9 (10.00%) Hudson
3 9 (10.00%) MyEclipse
3 9 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (10.00%) Maven
3 9 (10.00%) Ant
4 4 (4.44%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (4.44%) Moq
4 4 (4.44%) MSTest
4 4 (4.44%) SpecFlow
4 4 (4.44%) NUnit
5 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.33%) Xcode
5 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.22%) Marketing
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
1 11 (12.22%) Retail
2 9 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (64.44%) .NET
2 38 (42.22%) HTML
2 38 (42.22%) CSS
3 36 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 34 (37.78%) HTML5
5 28 (31.11%) jQuery
6 24 (26.67%) WPF
7 23 (25.56%) CSS3
8 22 (24.44%) WinForms
9 19 (21.11%) JSP
10 16 (17.78%) Web Services
11 15 (16.67%) XML
12 14 (15.56%) XSD
12 14 (15.56%) Struts
12 14 (15.56%) JSON
13 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.33%) Ajax
15 9 (10.00%) MyBatis
15 9 (10.00%) PrimeFaces
15 9 (10.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 6 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.44%) iPad
3 4 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.44%) FMCG
4 2 (2.22%) Social Network
4 2 (2.22%) Open Source
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Social Media
5 1 (1.11%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.22%) Linux
2 9 (10.00%) Mac OS
2 9 (10.00%) UNIX
3 4 (4.44%) Windows
4 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) TDD
2 22 (24.44%) Scrum
3 18 (20.00%) MVVM
4 16 (17.78%) MVC
5 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (15.56%) Release Management
6 10 (11.11%) UML
6 10 (11.11%) Web Analytics
6 10 (11.11%) SEO
6 10 (11.11%) Analytics
7 8 (8.89%) ETL
8 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.67%) BDD
9 6 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 6 (6.67%) Migration
10 5 (5.56%) OO
10 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.56%) Web Design
10 5 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (55.56%) SQL
2 42 (46.67%) C#
3 29 (32.22%) JavaScript
4 21 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 16 (17.78%) Java
6 14 (15.56%) C++
7 13 (14.44%) VB.NET
8 9 (10.00%) Groovy
8 9 (10.00%) C
8 9 (10.00%) VB
9 7 (7.78%) VB6
10 6 (6.67%) X++
11 5 (5.56%) PHP
11 5 (5.56%) RPG
12 3 (3.33%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.22%) PHP5
13 2 (2.22%) Ruby
13 2 (2.22%) VBA
14 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (17.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.00%) IBM
3 10 (11.11%) SAP
3 10 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 9 (10.00%) Google
4 9 (10.00%) JBoss
5 5 (5.56%) Adobe
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle
7 3 (3.33%) Apple
8 2 (2.22%) Zend
8 2 (2.22%) Facebook
8 2 (2.22%) Twitter
9 1 (1.11%) Percussion
9 1 (1.11%) Ektron
9 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
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