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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programmer
Rank 143 173 164
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 68 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.56% 0.89% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.91% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60 32 34
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
4206 4737 4238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.56% 98.07% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3902 3311
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +36 61 £42,500 +41.66% 8
Otley +8 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Wakefield +2 2 £41,250 +37.50%
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 114 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (57.33%) C#
3 74 (49.33%) SQL
4 64 (42.67%) .NET
5 54 (36.00%) WinForms
6 53 (35.33%) WCF
7 46 (30.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (30.67%) Finance
8 39 (26.00%) HTML
9 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET
10 31 (20.67%) T-SQL
11 27 (18.00%) .NET Framework
12 26 (17.33%) WPF
12 26 (17.33%) Incident Management
12 26 (17.33%) SOA
13 23 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (15.33%) XML
14 22 (14.67%) Microsoft
15 21 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (13.33%) Relational Database
16 20 (13.33%) Retail
17 19 (12.67%) Migration
17 19 (12.67%) C++
18 18 (12.00%) SharePoint
18 18 (12.00%) CMDB
18 18 (12.00%) Apache Flex
19 16 (10.67%) Games
19 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web API
20 15 (10.00%) MS Excel
20 15 (10.00%) Oracle

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.33%) SAS
3 7 (4.67%) Node.js
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 15 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) DNS
1 3 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (30.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (3.33%) Base SAS
8 5 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (2.67%) OLAP
10 3 (2.00%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.33%) Big Data
12 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (9.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.67%) Grunt
3 7 (4.67%) gulp
4 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (30.67%) Finance
2 20 (13.33%) Retail
3 16 (10.67%) Games
4 10 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (4.67%) Aerospace
5 7 (4.67%) Electronics
5 7 (4.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (42.67%) .NET
2 54 (36.00%) WinForms
3 53 (35.33%) WCF
4 39 (26.00%) HTML
5 33 (22.00%) ASP.NET
6 27 (18.00%) .NET Framework
7 26 (17.33%) WPF
8 23 (15.33%) XML
9 18 (12.00%) Apache Flex
10 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (8.00%) Entity Framework
12 9 (6.00%) HTML5
13 8 (5.33%) jQuery
14 7 (4.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (4.67%) CSS
14 7 (4.67%) CSS3
14 7 (4.67%) LESS
14 7 (4.67%) React
14 7 (4.67%) Sass
14 7 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.00%) CMDB
2 10 (6.67%) NHS
3 7 (4.67%) PlayStation
3 7 (4.67%) User Experience
4 3 (2.00%) Online Games
4 3 (2.00%) Xbox
5 2 (1.33%) W3C
6 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.67%) Android
1 7 (4.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.67%) Linux
2 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.33%) Incident Management
1 26 (17.33%) SOA
2 23 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.67%) Migration
4 14 (9.33%) Automation Testing
5 13 (8.67%) MVC
6 12 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 8 (5.33%) Data Migration
9 7 (4.67%) Front End Development
9 7 (4.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (4.67%) Web Design
10 4 (2.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.67%) TDD
11 3 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.00%) Dashboard Development
12 2 (1.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (1.33%) SDLC
12 2 (1.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 86 (57.33%) C#
2 74 (49.33%) SQL
3 31 (20.67%) T-SQL
4 19 (12.67%) C++
5 14 (9.33%) PowerShell
6 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.33%) SAS Macro
8 3 (2.00%) Java
9 1 (0.67%) Groovy
9 1 (0.67%) Perl
9 1 (0.67%) Python
9 1 (0.67%) Scala
9 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 22 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.00%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) Sony
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