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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programmer
Rank 167 171 119
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 42 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.85% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.88% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 50
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4457 4749 3399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.60% 96.45% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3568 3706 2689
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +29 21 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Huddersfield +3 8 £25,750 -26.42%
Bradford -3 4 £35,000 - 1
Halifax +3 1 - -
Wakefield -5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Otley - 1 £30,000 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 55 (56.70%) C#
1 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
2 44 (45.36%) .NET
3 43 (44.33%) SQL
4 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (24.74%) WinForms
5 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET
6 23 (23.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
8 21 (21.65%) Degree
8 21 (21.65%) XML
8 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
9 20 (20.62%) HTML
9 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (20.62%) Retail
10 19 (19.59%) NHS
11 18 (18.56%) COBOL
11 18 (18.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
13 16 (16.49%) Informatics
14 15 (15.46%) LINQ
14 15 (15.46%) SNOMED CT
15 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (14.43%) Java
15 14 (14.43%) MVC
16 13 (13.40%) JCL
16 13 (13.40%) SharePoint
16 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
16 13 (13.40%) Oracle
16 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (13.40%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.19%) MQSeries
3 5 (5.15%) IIS
4 4 (4.12%) SAS
5 3 (3.09%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Exstream Dialogue
6 1 (1.03%) Drupal
6 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Exstream
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
1 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (18.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (11.34%) Adabas
6 10 (10.31%) DB2
6 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
8 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (8.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
10 3 (3.09%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.09%) Big Data
11 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.06%) OLAP
11 2 (2.06%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Visual Studio
1 13 (13.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.09%) JUnit
2 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.06%) Toad
3 2 (2.06%) JIRA
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (23.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 20 (20.62%) Retail
3 8 (8.25%) Finance
4 7 (7.22%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.36%) .NET
2 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET
2 24 (24.74%) WinForms
3 21 (21.65%) XML
4 20 (20.62%) HTML
5 15 (15.46%) LINQ
6 13 (13.40%) Apache Flex
7 10 (10.31%) WCF
8 8 (8.25%) WPF
8 8 (8.25%) CSS
9 6 (6.19%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.19%) Spring
9 6 (6.19%) jQuery
10 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.15%) Java EE
10 5 (5.15%) Classic ASP
11 4 (4.12%) Web Services
11 4 (4.12%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.09%) JAXB
12 3 (3.09%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) NHS
2 16 (16.49%) Informatics
3 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.12%) CMDB
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) LIMS
6 2 (2.06%) W3C
6 2 (2.06%) User Experience
7 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.03%) Xbox
7 1 (1.03%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Statistics
7 1 (1.03%) Life Science
7 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) Windows
2 7 (7.22%) zOS
3 6 (6.19%) Android
3 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.15%) Linux
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
3 14 (14.43%) MVC
4 11 (11.34%) Test Planning
4 11 (11.34%) SDLC
5 10 (10.31%) OOP
6 8 (8.25%) SOA
6 8 (8.25%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.22%) OO
7 7 (7.22%) TDD
8 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.15%) ETL
9 5 (5.15%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.12%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.12%) Migration
10 4 (4.12%) Game Development
10 4 (4.12%) Concurrent Programming
11 3 (3.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.70%) C#
2 43 (44.33%) SQL
3 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.56%) COBOL
5 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
6 14 (14.43%) Java
7 13 (13.40%) JCL
8 12 (12.37%) VB
9 11 (11.34%) NATURAL
10 10 (10.31%) C++
11 8 (8.25%) Perl
12 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
13 5 (5.15%) VB6
14 3 (3.09%) Objective-C
14 3 (3.09%) Scala
15 2 (2.06%) Groovy
15 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 2 (2.06%) Python
16 1 (1.03%) PHP
16 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 13 (13.40%) Oracle
2 11 (11.34%) IBM
3 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.03%) HP
4 1 (1.03%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus & More Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Pension & Holidays
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago