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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 158 175 127
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 48 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.90% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.93% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 41
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
4456 4858 3337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.76% 96.91% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3554 3898 2615
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,166 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +8 17 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bradford -15 9 £35,000 +7.69%
Wakefield - 6 £39,500 - 2
Pontefract - 3 £34,000 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 51 (53.68%) SQL Server
2 48 (50.53%) C#
3 41 (43.16%) .NET
4 34 (35.79%) SQL
5 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
6 23 (24.21%) Degree
7 20 (21.05%) COBOL
7 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 19 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 19 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
9 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (16.84%) Retail
11 16 (16.84%) XML
11 16 (16.84%) T-SQL
12 15 (15.79%) NHS
12 15 (15.79%) Informatics
12 15 (15.79%) LINQ
12 15 (15.79%) SNOMED CT
13 14 (14.74%) JCL
13 14 (14.74%) WinForms
14 13 (13.68%) MVC
14 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
14 13 (13.68%) VB
14 13 (13.68%) Java
14 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (12.63%) Test Planning
15 12 (12.63%) Adabas

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) SAS
4 3 (3.16%) Exstream Dialogue
5 1 (1.05%) Drupal
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Exstream
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) SaaS
1 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (53.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (17.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (12.63%) Adabas
5 10 (10.53%) DB2
5 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.16%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.11%) OLAP
9 2 (2.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (2.11%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.05%) MySQL
10 1 (1.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 19 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.16%) Toad
4 3 (3.16%) JIRA
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.11%) JUnit
6 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.05%) Maven
General
1 19 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (16.84%) Retail
3 9 (9.47%) Finance
4 8 (8.42%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (43.16%) .NET
2 20 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 16 (16.84%) XML
4 15 (15.79%) LINQ
5 14 (14.74%) WinForms
6 11 (11.58%) HTML
7 9 (9.47%) CSS
7 9 (9.47%) Apache Flex
8 8 (8.42%) jQuery
9 5 (5.26%) Classic ASP
9 5 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.21%) HTML5
10 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (3.16%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.16%) CSS3
11 3 (3.16%) Spring
11 3 (3.16%) Ajax
11 3 (3.16%) OpenGL
11 3 (3.16%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.16%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) NHS
1 15 (15.79%) Informatics
2 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.16%) LIMS
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Xbox
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) zOS
3 5 (5.26%) Android
3 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Linux
5 1 (1.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
3 13 (13.68%) MVC
4 12 (12.63%) Test Planning
5 10 (10.53%) OOP
6 9 (9.47%) SDLC
7 8 (8.42%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.32%) OO
9 5 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.26%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.26%) TDD
10 4 (4.21%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.21%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (4.21%) Game Development
11 3 (3.16%) Software Delivery
11 3 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (3.16%) Information Management
11 3 (3.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.53%) C#
2 34 (35.79%) SQL
3 23 (24.21%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.05%) COBOL
5 16 (16.84%) T-SQL
6 14 (14.74%) JCL
7 13 (13.68%) VB
7 13 (13.68%) Java
8 12 (12.63%) NATURAL
9 11 (11.58%) C++
10 10 (10.53%) VB.NET
11 6 (6.32%) VB6
11 6 (6.32%) Perl
12 3 (3.16%) PHP
12 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.16%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.05%) SAS Macro
13 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.05%) Scala
13 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) IBM
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 3 (3.16%) HP
4 2 (2.11%) Micro Focus
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 13 days ago