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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 166 177 120
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 34 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 0.72% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.74% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 36
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
4599 4734 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.23% 97.05% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3667 3782 2561
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +4 14 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Bradford -18 7 £35,000 -
Wakefield +3 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Halifax -3 1 - -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 45 (50.56%) SQL Server
2 40 (44.94%) C#
3 34 (38.20%) SQL
4 33 (37.08%) .NET
5 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
6 21 (23.60%) Degree
7 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
7 20 (22.47%) COBOL
8 19 (21.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (20.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (17.98%) Informatics
10 16 (17.98%) Retail
10 16 (17.98%) T-SQL
11 15 (16.85%) Visual Studio
11 15 (16.85%) XML
11 15 (16.85%) NHS
11 15 (16.85%) LINQ
11 15 (16.85%) SNOMED CT
12 14 (15.73%) JCL
12 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET
12 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (15.73%) WinForms
13 13 (14.61%) Java
13 13 (14.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (13.48%) Test Planning
14 12 (13.48%) VB
14 12 (13.48%) Oracle
14 12 (13.48%) NATURAL
14 12 (13.48%) IBM

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.74%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
4 4 (4.49%) SAS
5 3 (3.37%) Exstream Dialogue
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Exstream
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
1 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (50.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (13.48%) Adabas
5 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (11.24%) DB2
7 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
8 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.25%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.25%) OLAP
9 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.12%) MySQL
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.37%) Toad
4 3 (3.37%) JUnit
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (21.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (17.98%) Retail
3 10 (11.24%) Finance
4 8 (8.99%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) XML
2 15 (16.85%) LINQ
3 14 (15.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.73%) WinForms
4 9 (10.11%) HTML
4 9 (10.11%) Apache Flex
5 8 (8.99%) CSS
6 6 (6.74%) jQuery
6 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (5.62%) Spring
7 5 (5.62%) Classic ASP
8 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (4.49%) Entity Framework
8 4 (4.49%) Java EE
8 4 (4.49%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.37%) Ajax
9 3 (3.37%) OpenGL
9 3 (3.37%) JAXB
9 3 (3.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Informatics
2 15 (16.85%) NHS
3 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) LIMS
6 3 (3.37%) User Experience
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.12%) Statistics
7 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) W3C
7 1 (1.12%) Life Science
7 1 (1.12%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.12%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) zOS
3 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.74%) Android
4 4 (4.49%) Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.48%) Test Planning
4 11 (12.36%) MVC
5 10 (11.24%) SDLC
5 10 (11.24%) OOP
6 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.87%) OO
8 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.74%) TDD
9 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.49%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (4.49%) Game Development
10 4 (4.49%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.49%) ETL
11 3 (3.37%) Scrum
11 3 (3.37%) Information Management
11 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.37%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.94%) C#
2 34 (38.20%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
4 20 (22.47%) COBOL
5 16 (17.98%) T-SQL
6 14 (15.73%) JCL
7 13 (14.61%) Java
8 12 (13.48%) VB
8 12 (13.48%) NATURAL
9 10 (11.24%) C++
10 7 (7.87%) Perl
11 6 (6.74%) VB.NET
12 5 (5.62%) VB6
13 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.25%) Scala
14 2 (2.25%) PHP
15 1 (1.12%) Python
15 1 (1.12%) Groovy
15 1 (1.12%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 21 (23.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
1 12 (13.48%) IBM
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.37%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) Micro Focus
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Healthcare, Pension, Annual Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £26k - 50k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
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Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £38,000 + Digital Allowance (circa £15,000) + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago