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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 146 165 134
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 53 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.20% 0.97% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.00% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 33
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £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
4265 4807 3511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.80% 96.92% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3413 3943 2797
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +9 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wakefield +11 11 £34,000 +23.63% 2
Bradford -19 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Pontefract - 7 £34,000 -
Bingley -4 1 - -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 47 (51.65%) SQL Server
2 44 (48.35%) C#
3 42 (46.15%) .NET
4 35 (38.46%) SQL
5 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
7 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
8 19 (20.88%) Degree
9 18 (19.78%) Visual Studio
10 17 (18.68%) C++
10 17 (18.68%) HTML
11 16 (17.58%) MVC
11 16 (17.58%) XML
11 16 (17.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 15 (16.48%) COBOL
13 13 (14.29%) VB.NET
14 12 (13.19%) Java
14 12 (13.19%) NATURAL
14 12 (13.19%) Adabas
14 12 (13.19%) IBM
14 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
14 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
14 12 (13.19%) Test Planning
15 11 (12.09%) Retail
15 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (12.09%) Games
15 11 (12.09%) WinForms
15 11 (12.09%) NHS
15 11 (12.09%) VB

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.59%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.30%) Exstream Dialogue
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.10%) Drupal
5 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Exstream
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
1 1 (1.10%) PaaS
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (51.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) Adabas
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (12.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (10.99%) DB2
5 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.20%) OLAP
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.20%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.30%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Toad
5 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.10%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 16 (17.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
2 11 (12.09%) Games
3 7 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (46.15%) .NET
2 23 (25.27%) ASP.NET
3 17 (18.68%) HTML
4 16 (17.58%) XML
5 11 (12.09%) WinForms
5 11 (12.09%) CSS
6 10 (10.99%) LINQ
6 10 (10.99%) jQuery
7 6 (6.59%) HTML5
7 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.49%) Classic ASP
8 5 (5.49%) XSD
9 4 (4.40%) Apache Flex
9 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.30%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.30%) CSS3
10 3 (3.30%) Ajax
11 2 (2.20%) OpenGL
11 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.20%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) NHS
2 10 (10.99%) Informatics
3 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.30%) User Experience
6 3 (3.30%) LIMS
7 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) zOS
3 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.59%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.58%) MVC
3 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.19%) Test Planning
4 8 (8.79%) UML
4 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
5 6 (6.59%) OO
5 6 (6.59%) TDD
6 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.49%) OOP
7 4 (4.40%) Multithreading
7 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.40%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (4.40%) SDLC
8 3 (3.30%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.30%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (3.30%) Web Design
8 3 (3.30%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.35%) C#
2 35 (38.46%) SQL
3 24 (26.37%) JavaScript
4 17 (18.68%) C++
5 15 (16.48%) COBOL
6 13 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 12 (13.19%) Java
7 12 (13.19%) NATURAL
8 11 (12.09%) VB
9 10 (10.99%) T-SQL
10 9 (9.89%) JCL
11 6 (6.59%) VB6
12 5 (5.49%) Objective-C
13 4 (4.40%) PHP
14 3 (3.30%) PL/SQL
15 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
15 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) IBM
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) Oracle
3 3 (3.30%) HP
4 2 (2.20%) Micro Focus
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iSource IT - EMIS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Ossett
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago