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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 34 66 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 25.95% 28.09% 29.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.77% 28.57% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 34 61 26
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
127 231 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 96.95% 98.30% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 114 199 77
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 44 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 35 (51.47%) CSS
3 33 (48.53%) C#
3 33 (48.53%) jQuery
4 32 (47.06%) HTML
5 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
6 29 (42.65%) .NET
7 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
7 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (33.82%) Ajax
9 22 (32.35%) C++
10 20 (29.41%) MySQL
10 20 (29.41%) Web Services
10 20 (29.41%) XML
11 19 (27.94%) MVC
11 19 (27.94%) TDD
12 18 (26.47%) Subversion
12 18 (26.47%) SOAP
13 17 (25.00%) SQL
13 17 (25.00%) Java
13 17 (25.00%) C
14 16 (23.53%) HTML5
14 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
15 15 (22.06%) MyBatis
15 15 (22.06%) PrimeFaces
15 15 (22.06%) RichFaces
15 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (22.06%) Hudson
15 15 (22.06%) Groovy
15 15 (22.06%) JPA

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (22.06%) JBoss
1 15 (22.06%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.29%) Node.js
3 6 (8.82%) MQSeries
3 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) FTP
1 4 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.41%) MySQL
3 16 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 15 (22.06%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.47%) DB2
7 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) OLAP
7 1 (1.47%) OLTP
7 1 (1.47%) Redis
7 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Subversion
2 15 (22.06%) Ant
2 15 (22.06%) Eclipse
2 15 (22.06%) Hudson
2 15 (22.06%) Maven
2 15 (22.06%) MyEclipse
3 11 (16.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.41%) Moq
5 3 (4.41%) MSTest
5 3 (4.41%) NUnit
5 3 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (4.41%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (51.47%) CSS
2 33 (48.53%) jQuery
3 32 (47.06%) HTML
4 29 (42.65%) .NET
5 27 (39.71%) ASP.NET
6 23 (33.82%) Ajax
7 20 (29.41%) Web Services
7 20 (29.41%) XML
8 18 (26.47%) SOAP
9 16 (23.53%) HTML5
10 15 (22.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (22.06%) J2EE
10 15 (22.06%) JDBC
10 15 (22.06%) JPA
10 15 (22.06%) JSP
10 15 (22.06%) MyBatis
10 15 (22.06%) PrimeFaces
10 15 (22.06%) RichFaces
10 15 (22.06%) Struts
10 15 (22.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Web 2.0
2 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) Tandem
3 3 (4.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) FMCG
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Mac OS
1 15 (22.06%) Unix
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) MVC
2 19 (27.94%) TDD
3 15 (22.06%) UML
4 12 (17.65%) Scrum
5 9 (13.24%) MVVM
6 8 (11.76%) OO
6 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 7 (10.29%) Front End Development
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) CRM
8 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.88%) SEO
8 4 (5.88%) Web Development
9 3 (4.41%) BDD
9 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.41%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security
9 3 (4.41%) Kanban
9 3 (4.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 33 (48.53%) C#
3 22 (32.35%) C++
4 17 (25.00%) C
4 17 (25.00%) Java
4 17 (25.00%) SQL
5 15 (22.06%) Groovy
6 8 (11.76%) PHP
7 7 (10.29%) VB
8 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.41%) Python
9 3 (4.41%) Ruby
9 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) Perl
10 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Google
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) IBM
4 4 (5.88%) Adobe
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
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