The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 173 159 141
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 37 40 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.75% 0.87% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.92% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 22
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,850 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
Programmer
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
4842 4361 3651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.94% 95.38% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3913 3472 2983
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
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%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Programmer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Programmer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Programmer
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 Programmer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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 -7 25 £30,000 -14.28% 7
Wakefield -9 5 £36,000 -14.28% 2
Bradford -4 2 £67,500 +68.75%
Pontefract - 1 £34,000 - 1
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 42 (46.15%) C++
2 40 (43.96%) Java
3 34 (37.36%) Games
4 30 (32.97%) .NET
5 28 (30.77%) Objective-C
5 28 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 28 (30.77%) Android
5 28 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 23 (25.27%) SQL
6 23 (25.27%) C#
7 21 (23.08%) HTML
7 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
9 17 (18.68%) Visual Studio
9 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
10 15 (16.48%) MVC
11 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (13.19%) XML
12 12 (13.19%) VB.NET
13 11 (12.09%) CSS
13 11 (12.09%) UML
14 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
15 8 (8.79%) Finance
15 8 (8.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (8.79%) IBM
15 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
15 8 (8.79%) jQuery
16 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
16 7 (7.69%) Retail
16 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.69%) CICS
2 5 (5.49%) MQSeries
2 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.40%) SAS
4 2 (2.20%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.30%) Adabas
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
4 2 (2.20%) DB2
5 1 (1.10%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Toad
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 34 (37.36%) Games
2 8 (8.79%) Finance
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 5 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.49%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) .NET
2 21 (23.08%) HTML
3 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
4 12 (13.19%) XML
5 11 (12.09%) CSS
6 8 (8.79%) jQuery
7 7 (7.69%) XSD
8 6 (6.59%) HTML5
9 5 (5.49%) Middleware
10 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (3.30%) WinForms
12 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.20%) JSON
12 2 (2.20%) CSS3
12 2 (2.20%) Sass
12 2 (2.20%) LESS
12 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (1.10%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 1 (1.10%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Mathematics
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.49%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) VSAM
5 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.20%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Xbox
6 1 (1.10%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Android
1 28 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) UNIX
3 1 (1.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
2 15 (16.48%) MVC
3 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.09%) UML
5 7 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.49%) Migration
6 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.30%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.20%) Web Design
8 2 (2.20%) Content Management
8 2 (2.20%) TDD
8 2 (2.20%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) Change Management
8 2 (2.20%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.20%) MVVM
8 2 (2.20%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.20%) Use Case
8 2 (2.20%) ERD
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) C++
2 40 (43.96%) Java
3 28 (30.77%) Objective-C
4 23 (25.27%) SQL
4 23 (25.27%) C#
5 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 12 (13.19%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.59%) VB
8 5 (5.49%) PHP
8 5 (5.49%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.40%) VB6
9 4 (4.40%) COBOL
10 3 (3.30%) NATURAL
10 3 (3.30%) JCL
11 2 (2.20%) VBA
12 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
12 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) IBM
3 2 (2.20%) Apple
3 2 (2.20%) HP
4 1 (1.10%) Facebook
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.10%) Google
Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £34,000 per annum basic + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Talentspa
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Life Insurance.
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago