The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wakefield region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 17 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.77% 1.65% 9.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.94% 1.71% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 17
Median salary £35,500 £46,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.24% +20.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £43,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £49,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
101 117 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.12% 96.69% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 92 106 174
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Wakefield region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 13 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Web Development
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Legal
8 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (11.76%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) WFM
9 2 (11.76%) Google
10 1 (5.88%) TDD
10 1 (5.88%) LINQ
10 1 (5.88%) Web Design
10 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
10 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.88%) HP
10 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
10 1 (5.88%) OOP
10 1 (5.88%) SOLID

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) jQuery
3 13 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
6 1 (5.88%) LESS
6 1 (5.88%) LINQ
6 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.88%) Sass
6 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) WFM
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) SOLID
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin