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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 169 101 115
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 50 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.97% 2.27% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.38% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 76 64
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,037 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
5022 3789 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.95% 95.37% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3077 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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
Wakefield +10 33 £30,000 +3.44% 4
Halifax +1 8 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Leeds -71 6 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Bradford -29 2 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Pontefract - 2 £33,000 -
Huddersfield +10 1 £35,000 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 52 (61.18%) C++
2 51 (60.00%) Games
3 49 (57.65%) Apple iOS
3 49 (57.65%) Android
4 45 (52.94%) Java
5 30 (35.29%) Objective-C
6 19 (22.35%) Mentoring
7 17 (20.00%) Game Development
8 14 (16.47%) HTML
9 13 (15.29%) XML
10 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (11.76%) Spring
11 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 10 (11.76%) SQL
11 10 (11.76%) jQuery
12 9 (10.59%) Xbox
12 9 (10.59%) MVC
13 8 (9.41%) Retail
13 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
13 8 (9.41%) JUnit
13 8 (9.41%) Android Development
13 8 (9.41%) iOS Development
14 7 (8.24%) IBM
14 7 (8.24%) Servlets
14 7 (8.24%) J2EE
14 7 (8.24%) Spring MVC
14 7 (8.24%) Finance
15 6 (7.06%) Mainframe
15 6 (7.06%) Windows
15 6 (7.06%) MQSeries

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (7.06%) MQSeries
1 6 (7.06%) CICS
2 4 (4.71%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) FastStats
2 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) DB2
4 2 (2.35%) Adabas
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.18%) MS Access
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) JUnit
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 51 (60.00%) Games
2 8 (9.41%) Retail
3 7 (8.24%) Finance
4 5 (5.88%) Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.35%) Front Office
6 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) HTML
2 13 (15.29%) XML
3 10 (11.76%) Spring
3 10 (11.76%) jQuery
4 7 (8.24%) Spring MVC
4 7 (8.24%) J2EE
4 7 (8.24%) Servlets
5 5 (5.88%) CSS
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.88%) .NET
5 5 (5.88%) Middleware
6 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (3.53%) JSON
7 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.35%) JMS
9 1 (1.18%) XSLT
9 1 (1.18%) WinForms
9 1 (1.18%) LAMP
9 1 (1.18%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Xbox
2 6 (7.06%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.71%) Online Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.35%) VSAM
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Android
1 49 (57.65%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.06%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Mentoring
2 17 (20.00%) Game Development
3 12 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.59%) MVC
5 8 (9.41%) Android Development
5 8 (9.41%) iOS Development
6 5 (5.88%) OOP
7 4 (4.71%) Migration
7 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.53%) MVVM
8 3 (3.53%) UML
8 3 (3.53%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.53%) Web Development
9 2 (2.35%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.35%) ERP
9 2 (2.35%) OO
9 2 (2.35%) Change Management
9 2 (2.35%) Use Case
9 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) C++
2 45 (52.94%) Java
3 30 (35.29%) Objective-C
4 10 (11.76%) SQL
5 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.06%) Assembly Language
7 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.71%) PHP
8 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.35%) NATURAL
9 2 (2.35%) JCL
9 2 (2.35%) C#
9 2 (2.35%) COBOL
10 1 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) VB6
10 1 (1.18%) PHP5
10 1 (1.18%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (8.24%) IBM
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.18%) Facebook
4 1 (1.18%) Apple
West Yorkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 19 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum - dependent on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Wakefield
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 25 days ago