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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 29.70% 23.64% 42.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.70% 26.80% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 43
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
101 194 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 88.18% 99.07%
Number of salaries quoted 92 120 98
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -25.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (80.60%) .NET
2 50 (74.63%) C#
3 46 (68.66%) MVC
4 35 (52.24%) SQL
5 34 (50.75%) ASP.NET
6 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
6 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
9 23 (34.33%) jQuery
10 22 (32.84%) TDD
10 22 (32.84%) HTML
11 21 (31.34%) CSS
11 21 (31.34%) Scrum
12 19 (28.36%) Degree
12 19 (28.36%) Web Services
13 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (26.87%) WinForms
14 16 (23.88%) WCF
14 16 (23.88%) Windows
14 16 (23.88%) Web Application Development
15 15 (22.39%) Castle Windsor
15 15 (22.39%) Inversion of Control
15 15 (22.39%) Moq
15 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 15 (22.39%) WPF
15 15 (22.39%) Kanban
15 15 (22.39%) NUnit
16 14 (20.90%) Retail
16 14 (20.90%) Tandem

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (5.97%) IIS
1 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.99%) WebTrends
4 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) Redis
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) DTS
5 2 (2.99%) Adabas
6 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) DB2
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) NUnit
1 15 (22.39%) Moq
2 14 (20.90%) MSTest
2 14 (20.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 12 (17.91%) Visual Studio
4 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.48%) Subversion
6 3 (4.48%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (20.90%) Retail
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (80.60%) .NET
2 34 (50.75%) ASP.NET
3 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (34.33%) jQuery
5 22 (32.84%) HTML
6 21 (31.34%) CSS
7 19 (28.36%) Web Services
8 18 (26.87%) WinForms
9 16 (23.88%) WCF
10 15 (22.39%) WPF
10 15 (22.39%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (20.90%) Unity DI Container
11 14 (20.90%) Ninject
11 14 (20.90%) Razor View Engine
11 14 (20.90%) Spring.NET
12 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
13 9 (13.43%) HTML5
14 8 (11.94%) Entity Framework
14 8 (11.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (20.90%) Tandem
3 5 (7.46%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) GIS
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Online Games
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) zOS
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) UNIX
5 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) MVC
2 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.84%) TDD
4 21 (31.34%) Scrum
5 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (23.88%) Web Application Development
7 15 (22.39%) Kanban
8 14 (20.90%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (20.90%) MVVM
9 12 (17.91%) OO
10 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.45%) CRM
12 6 (8.96%) ERP
12 6 (8.96%) OOP
12 6 (8.96%) Android Development
13 5 (7.46%) Web Development
14 4 (5.97%) Migration
15 3 (4.48%) Service Management
15 3 (4.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) C#
2 35 (52.24%) SQL
3 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.91%) VB.NET
5 9 (13.43%) PHP
5 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.48%) Perl
6 3 (4.48%) PHP5
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
7 2 (2.99%) NATURAL
7 2 (2.99%) JCL
7 2 (2.99%) COBOL
8 1 (1.49%) Java
8 1 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) XAML
8 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Zend
2 3 (4.48%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.99%) Perforce
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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