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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 161 156 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 47 45 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.01% 1.04% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.09% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 50
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
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
4554 4129 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3757 3243 3250
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
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 January 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 January 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 +7 23 £31,250 -9.42% 1
Wakefield - 15 £30,000 - 1
Bradford -10 3 £30,000 -12.40%
Halifax -3 1 - -
Otley -11 1 £40,000 +28.00%
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 54 (55.67%) C++
2 52 (53.61%) Java
3 46 (47.42%) Games
4 40 (41.24%) Objective-C
4 40 (41.24%) Android
4 40 (41.24%) Apple iOS
5 30 (30.93%) .NET
6 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
7 24 (24.74%) Mentoring
8 23 (23.71%) C#
9 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
10 21 (21.65%) HTML
11 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET
12 19 (19.59%) SQL
13 16 (16.49%) MVC
14 15 (15.46%) Visual Studio
15 13 (13.40%) XML
15 13 (13.40%) VB.NET
16 11 (11.34%) CSS
16 11 (11.34%) UML
17 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (8.25%) Retail
18 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
18 8 (8.25%) jQuery
19 7 (7.22%) CICS
19 7 (7.22%) IBM
19 7 (7.22%) Mainframe
19 7 (7.22%) Windows
19 7 (7.22%) PHP
19 7 (7.22%) Mathematics

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (7.22%) CICS
2 5 (5.15%) MQSeries
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.12%) SAS
4 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.09%) IIS
5 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) FastStats
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.06%) MS Access
3 2 (2.06%) DB2
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
3 2 (2.06%) Adabas
4 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 46 (47.42%) Games
2 8 (8.25%) Retail
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Finance
4 5 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.93%) .NET
2 21 (21.65%) HTML
3 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET
4 13 (13.40%) XML
5 11 (11.34%) CSS
6 8 (8.25%) jQuery
7 6 (6.19%) XSD
7 6 (6.19%) Middleware
7 6 (6.19%) HTML5
8 4 (4.12%) WinForms
8 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.09%) JSON
9 3 (3.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.06%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.06%) Sass
10 2 (2.06%) LESS
11 1 (1.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.03%) CSS3
11 1 (1.03%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Mainframe
1 7 (7.22%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.15%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.06%) VSAM
5 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.06%) NHS
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.03%) Xbox
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) LIMS
6 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) Android
1 40 (41.24%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.22%) Windows
3 3 (3.09%) UNIX
4 2 (2.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) Mentoring
2 16 (16.49%) MVC
3 11 (11.34%) UML
4 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.19%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.15%) Migration
6 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.09%) MVVM
7 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.09%) OOP
8 2 (2.06%) Content Management
8 2 (2.06%) TDD
8 2 (2.06%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.06%) OO
8 2 (2.06%) CRM
8 2 (2.06%) Change Management
8 2 (2.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.06%) ERP
8 2 (2.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.67%) C++
2 52 (53.61%) Java
3 40 (41.24%) Objective-C
4 23 (23.71%) C#
5 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
6 19 (19.59%) SQL
7 13 (13.40%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.22%) PHP
9 6 (6.19%) VB
10 5 (5.15%) Assembly Language
11 4 (4.12%) VB6
11 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.06%) VBA
12 2 (2.06%) COBOL
12 2 (2.06%) NATURAL
12 2 (2.06%) JCL
13 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.03%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) IBM
3 2 (2.06%) Apple
4 1 (1.03%) Facebook
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) Google
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