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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 19 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.93% 3.67% 5.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 3.88% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 13
Median salary £38,500 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
98 103 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.03% 94.50% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 87 86 196
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 3 December 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) MVC
3 15 (78.95%) jQuery
4 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
5 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
6 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
7 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
7 10 (52.63%) SQL
8 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
8 8 (42.11%) Finance
8 8 (42.11%) Legal
9 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
9 7 (36.84%) Web Development
10 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (15.79%) HTML5
12 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
12 3 (15.79%) OO
12 3 (15.79%) Windows
13 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
13 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (10.53%) TDD
13 2 (10.53%) WFM
14 1 (5.26%) WCF
14 1 (5.26%) LINQ
14 1 (5.26%) Degree

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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
1 8 (42.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) jQuery
3 14 (73.68%) .NET Framework
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.26%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.26%) CSS3
9 1 (5.26%) LESS
9 1 (5.26%) LINQ
9 1 (5.26%) Sass
9 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) WFM
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) SOLID
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
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