The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 28 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.20% 0.59% 11.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 0.64% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 13
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Software 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
124 156 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 99.20% 91.76% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 116 112 96
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £39,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) MVC
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) C#
4 17 (80.95%) SQL
5 15 (71.43%) VB.NET
6 14 (66.67%) OO
7 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
8 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
9 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
9 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 9 (42.86%) Android
9 9 (42.86%) Xamarin
9 9 (42.86%) Android Development
10 8 (38.10%) Silverlight
10 8 (38.10%) Ajax
10 8 (38.10%) IIS
10 8 (38.10%) Java
10 8 (38.10%) Windows
10 8 (38.10%) UML
10 8 (38.10%) Internet
10 8 (38.10%) WinForms
11 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (23.81%) Degree
12 5 (23.81%) Web Services
12 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
13 4 (19.05%) CSS
13 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) WebTrends
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
3 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
4 8 (38.10%) WinForms
4 8 (38.10%) Ajax
4 8 (38.10%) Silverlight
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 3 (14.29%) jQuery
9 2 (9.52%) LINQ
10 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.76%) EDI
10 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Android
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) MVC
2 14 (66.67%) OO
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Android Development
5 8 (38.10%) UML
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
8 2 (9.52%) Web Development
9 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
9 1 (4.76%) Migration
9 1 (4.76%) OOP
9 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 15 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 8 (38.10%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 9 (42.86%) Xamarin
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