The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1298 1371 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.52% 27.74% 29.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.17% 28.96% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1130 1128 980
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Developer
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4960 4734 3784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.52% 95.77% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3959 3826 3063
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 922 £40,000 +11.11% 153
Bradford -5 74 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Huddersfield 0 56 £36,250 +5.07% 11
Wakefield 0 52 £34,000 -9.33% 11
Halifax +5 38 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Dewsbury -1 23 £45,000 -
Wetherby +7 22 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Otley +2 12 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Bingley 0 10 £32,350 +7.83%
Pontefract 0 7 £34,000 -9.33%
Castleford 0 6 £35,000 +20.68%
Keighley - 4 £45,000 -
Ilkley 0 3 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Hebden Bridge 0 1 £18,000 -
Batley - 1 £35,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £33,000 -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1295 (51.29%) .NET
2 1244 (49.27%) SQL
3 1219 (48.28%) C#
4 1030 (40.79%) SQL Server
5 1025 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
6 1007 (39.88%) JavaScript
7 998 (39.52%) HTML
8 944 (37.39%) ASP.NET
9 862 (34.14%) CSS
10 855 (33.86%) MVC
11 586 (23.21%) jQuery
12 497 (19.68%) Microsoft
13 481 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
14 441 (17.47%) Java
15 434 (17.19%) .NET Framework
16 411 (16.28%) T-SQL
17 399 (15.80%) TDD
18 394 (15.60%) Oracle
19 391 (15.49%) OO
20 361 (14.30%) HTML5
21 336 (13.31%) Finance
21 336 (13.31%) PHP
22 333 (13.19%) Web Services
23 331 (13.11%) XML
24 314 (12.44%) Scrum
25 301 (11.92%) VB.NET
26 266 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
26 266 (10.53%) WCF
27 259 (10.26%) MySQL
28 256 (10.14%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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
1 141 (5.58%) CMS
2 112 (4.44%) IIS
3 110 (4.36%) SharePoint
4 100 (3.96%) Apache
5 61 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 56 (2.22%) WordPress
7 52 (2.06%) Node.js
8 45 (1.78%) WebLogic
9 40 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
10 35 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
10 35 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
11 23 (0.91%) Drupal
12 19 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 19 (0.75%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.59%) Apache Solr
13 15 (0.59%) SAS
14 14 (0.55%) Kentico
15 11 (0.44%) NServiceBus
15 11 (0.44%) JBoss
16 10 (0.40%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 229 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 100 (3.96%) Photoshop
3 41 (1.62%) MS Office
4 27 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
5 22 (0.87%) Fireworks
6 13 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 11 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.44%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.20%) FreeHand
9 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.040%) Maya
11 1 (0.040%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.040%) SPSS
11 1 (0.040%) FastStats
11 1 (0.040%) Blender
Business Applications
1 53 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.67%) Magento
3 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.079%) BASE24
5 2 (0.079%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.040%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.040%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 41 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (1.03%) Office 365
3 23 (0.91%) Heroku
4 21 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.40%) GitHub
7 7 (0.28%) SaaS
8 5 (0.20%) MailChimp
9 4 (0.16%) Force.com
10 1 (0.040%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.040%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.66%) Internet
2 41 (1.62%) Intranet
3 23 (0.91%) LDAP
4 18 (0.71%) HTTP
5 12 (0.48%) DNS
6 10 (0.40%) VoIP
7 1 (0.040%) FTP
7 1 (0.040%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1030 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 259 (10.26%) MySQL
3 248 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 182 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 174 (6.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 151 (5.98%) Relational Database
7 144 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
8 134 (5.31%) Oracle Database
9 113 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 104 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 80 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 57 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
13 53 (2.10%) RDBMS
14 46 (1.82%) Big Data
15 44 (1.74%) NoSQL
16 34 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
17 30 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 30 (1.19%) MongoDB
18 27 (1.07%) QlikView
19 26 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 250 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 246 (9.74%) Visual Studio
3 163 (6.46%) Subversion
4 139 (5.50%) Git (software)
5 71 (2.81%) NUnit
5 71 (2.81%) Moq
6 69 (2.73%) Maven
7 65 (2.57%) MSTest
8 58 (2.30%) ReSharper
9 52 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
10 47 (1.86%) JUnit
11 41 (1.62%) Xcode
11 41 (1.62%) SoapUI
12 39 (1.54%) Jenkins
12 39 (1.54%) Selenium
13 37 (1.47%) Eclipse
14 35 (1.39%) Hudson
15 31 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 29 (1.15%) JIRA
17 27 (1.07%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 336 (13.31%) Finance
2 98 (3.88%) Retail
3 44 (1.74%) Games
4 41 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 41 (1.62%) Marketing
4 41 (1.62%) Banking
5 25 (0.99%) Legal
6 21 (0.83%) Publishing
7 15 (0.59%) Advertising
8 10 (0.40%) Back Office
9 9 (0.36%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.32%) Electronics
11 5 (0.20%) Automotive
12 4 (0.16%) Law
12 4 (0.16%) Front Office
13 3 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.079%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.079%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.079%) French Language
15 1 (0.040%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1295 (51.29%) .NET
2 998 (39.52%) HTML
3 944 (37.39%) ASP.NET
4 862 (34.14%) CSS
5 586 (23.21%) jQuery
6 481 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 434 (17.19%) .NET Framework
8 361 (14.30%) HTML5
9 333 (13.19%) Web Services
10 331 (13.11%) XML
11 266 (10.53%) WCF
12 236 (9.35%) CSS3
13 230 (9.11%) Entity Framework
14 205 (8.12%) Ajax
15 196 (7.76%) WinForms
16 172 (6.81%) WPF
17 158 (6.26%) AngularJS
18 131 (5.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 118 (4.67%) Spring
20 103 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 153 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 117 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (4.51%) User Experience
4 97 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
5 63 (2.50%) Open Source
6 59 (2.34%) NHS
7 45 (1.78%) Data Integration
8 43 (1.70%) Social Media
9 41 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
10 39 (1.54%) Private Cloud
11 36 (1.43%) Computer Science
11 36 (1.43%) Blackberry
12 32 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 32 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
13 31 (1.23%) Management Information System
14 23 (0.91%) iPhone
15 21 (0.83%) iPad
15 21 (0.83%) Social Network
16 18 (0.71%) Client/Server
17 14 (0.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 256 (10.14%) Windows
2 186 (7.37%) Linux
3 180 (7.13%) Android
4 154 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 58 (2.30%) UNIX
6 14 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.20%) zOS
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
11 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.12%) Debian
12 2 (0.079%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.079%) Solaris
13 1 (0.040%) AIX
13 1 (0.040%) MVS
13 1 (0.040%) CentOS
13 1 (0.040%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.040%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1025 (40.59%) Agile Software Development
2 855 (33.86%) MVC
3 399 (15.80%) TDD
4 391 (15.49%) OO
5 314 (12.44%) Scrum
6 266 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 236 (9.35%) E-Commerce
8 205 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
9 194 (7.68%) Unit Testing
9 194 (7.68%) Web Development
10 155 (6.14%) OOP
11 148 (5.86%) Software Engineering
12 130 (5.15%) ETL
13 108 (4.28%) Android Development
14 84 (3.33%) Mentoring
15 81 (3.21%) BDD
16 80 (3.17%) Analytics
17 79 (3.13%) Migration
18 78 (3.09%) iOS Development
19 77 (3.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1244 (49.27%) SQL
2 1219 (48.28%) C#
3 1007 (39.88%) JavaScript
4 441 (17.47%) Java
5 411 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 336 (13.31%) PHP
7 301 (11.92%) VB.NET
8 157 (6.22%) VB
9 109 (4.32%) PL/SQL
10 85 (3.37%) Ruby
11 82 (3.25%) C++
12 61 (2.42%) Objective-C
13 59 (2.34%) Python
14 39 (1.54%) VB6
15 33 (1.31%) Perl
16 30 (1.19%) XAML
17 29 (1.15%) Shell Script
18 25 (0.99%) VBA
19 20 (0.79%) PHP5
20 18 (0.71%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 235 (9.31%) Degree
2 75 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (1.11%) MCSD
4 26 (1.03%) MCTS
5 24 (0.95%) MCP
6 23 (0.91%) MCAD
7 19 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (0.44%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.32%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.24%) SAS Certification
11 5 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.16%) OCPJP
13 2 (0.079%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.079%) ISEB
14 1 (0.040%) CCA
14 1 (0.040%) HND
14 1 (0.040%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (1.70%) QA
2 20 (0.79%) SLA
3 19 (0.75%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.12%) WCAG
5 3 (0.12%) WAI
6 2 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 7 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.12%) Docker
3 3 (0.12%) LXC
4 2 (0.079%) ACF2
4 2 (0.079%) RACF
5 1 (0.040%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.040%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (0.32%) Tivoli
1 8 (0.32%) Plesk
2 7 (0.28%) cPanel
2 7 (0.28%) Webmin
3 6 (0.24%) Control-M
4 4 (0.16%) CA Endevor
5 3 (0.12%) Puppet
6 2 (0.079%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.079%) OpenView
7 1 (0.040%) Graphite
7 1 (0.040%) logstash
7 1 (0.040%) Salt
7 1 (0.040%) SCCM
7 1 (0.040%) SCOM
Vendors
1 497 (19.68%) Microsoft
2 394 (15.60%) Oracle
3 51 (2.02%) Apple
4 50 (1.98%) Zend
5 43 (1.70%) Business Objects
6 33 (1.31%) Adobe
7 31 (1.23%) Facebook
8 29 (1.15%) Twitter
9 22 (0.87%) Google
10 19 (0.75%) ServiceNow
11 18 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (0.67%) Sencha
13 15 (0.59%) Xamarin
14 14 (0.55%) BT
14 14 (0.55%) IBM
14 14 (0.55%) SAP
15 12 (0.48%) EPiServer
16 11 (0.44%) Hitachi
16 11 (0.44%) Tableau
17 10 (0.40%) Progress
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