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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 150 163 150
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 56 56 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.16% 1.10% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 38 23
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
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 £27,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 25 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wakefield +6 13 £34,000 -2.15% 1
Pontefract - 8 £34,000 -
Bradford -17 7 £40,000 - 1
Bingley -10 1 - -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (44.66%) SQL Server
2 43 (41.75%) .NET
2 43 (41.75%) C#
3 35 (33.98%) SQL
4 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 29 (28.16%) C++
5 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET
7 23 (22.33%) HTML
7 23 (22.33%) Java
8 21 (20.39%) MVC
8 21 (20.39%) Games
9 19 (18.45%) Visual Studio
10 17 (16.50%) VB.NET
10 17 (16.50%) Degree
11 16 (15.53%) Objective-C
12 15 (14.56%) XML
12 15 (14.56%) Android
12 15 (14.56%) Apple iOS
13 14 (13.59%) CSS
13 14 (13.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.62%) IBM
14 13 (12.62%) COBOL
15 12 (11.65%) Adabas
15 12 (11.65%) NATURAL
15 12 (11.65%) jQuery
15 12 (11.65%) Test Planning
16 11 (10.68%) Computer Science
16 11 (10.68%) Oracle

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.80%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.91%) Exstream Dialogue
4 2 (1.94%) IIS
4 2 (1.94%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) CICS
5 1 (0.97%) Drupal
5 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Office
2 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Exstream
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
1 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (44.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) Adabas
3 10 (9.71%) DB2
4 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.94%) OLAP
7 2 (1.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.94%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (18.45%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.91%) Toad
3 3 (2.91%) JIRA
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) Maven
General
1 21 (20.39%) Games
2 14 (13.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (7.77%) Retail
4 6 (5.83%) Finance
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (41.75%) .NET
2 25 (24.27%) ASP.NET
3 23 (22.33%) HTML
4 15 (14.56%) XML
5 14 (13.59%) CSS
6 12 (11.65%) jQuery
7 8 (7.77%) WinForms
7 8 (7.77%) .NET Framework
8 7 (6.80%) XSD
8 7 (6.80%) HTML5
9 6 (5.83%) LINQ
10 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (4.85%) Classic ASP
11 4 (3.88%) Entity Framework
12 3 (2.91%) CSS3
12 3 (2.91%) Ajax
13 2 (1.94%) JSON
13 2 (1.94%) MDX
13 2 (1.94%) OpenGL
13 2 (1.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.77%) NHS
3 7 (6.80%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.83%) Informatics
5 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.88%) LIMS
7 3 (2.91%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.91%) User Experience
8 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.97%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.56%) Android
1 15 (14.56%) Apple iOS
2 10 (9.71%) Windows
3 8 (7.77%) zOS
4 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.39%) MVC
3 12 (11.65%) Test Planning
4 11 (10.68%) UML
4 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
6 8 (7.77%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.80%) TDD
8 5 (4.85%) OO
8 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.88%) Multithreading
9 4 (3.88%) Information Management
9 4 (3.88%) Concurrent Programming
10 3 (2.91%) Software Delivery
10 3 (2.91%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (2.91%) Web Design
10 3 (2.91%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.91%) ETL
10 3 (2.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.75%) C#
2 35 (33.98%) SQL
3 29 (28.16%) C++
3 29 (28.16%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.33%) Java
5 17 (16.50%) VB.NET
6 16 (15.53%) Objective-C
7 13 (12.62%) COBOL
8 12 (11.65%) NATURAL
9 11 (10.68%) VB
10 8 (7.77%) JCL
10 8 (7.77%) VB6
11 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
12 5 (4.85%) PHP
13 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.97%) SAS Macro
14 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.97%) VBA
14 1 (0.97%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) IBM
3 11 (10.68%) Oracle
4 3 (2.91%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) Apple
5 1 (0.97%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.97%) Google
Wakefield, Yorkshire
IT Human Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago