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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 169 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 40 78 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 2.12% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.24% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 29 61 62
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
4844 3485 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.55% 94.86% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 2782 3107
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +8 21 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Leeds -86 6 £37,500 - 1
Halifax 0 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Huddersfield +2 1 £35,000 -
Bradford -15 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Programmer
Yorkshire

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 42 (49.41%) Java
2 38 (44.71%) C++
3 37 (43.53%) Games
4 36 (42.35%) Android
4 36 (42.35%) Apple iOS
5 27 (31.76%) HTML
6 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (27.06%) MVC
7 20 (23.53%) Spring
8 19 (22.35%) XML
9 18 (21.18%) Objective-C
10 17 (20.00%) JUnit
10 17 (20.00%) SQL
10 17 (20.00%) J2EE
11 16 (18.82%) .NET
11 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
11 16 (18.82%) Servlets
11 16 (18.82%) Spring MVC
11 16 (18.82%) Game Development
11 16 (18.82%) jQuery
12 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
14 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
15 12 (14.12%) CSS
16 9 (10.59%) Windows
17 8 (9.41%) C#
17 8 (9.41%) Finance
17 8 (9.41%) Xbox
17 8 (9.41%) Android Development
17 8 (9.41%) iOS Development

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 3 (3.53%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.35%) SAS
2 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) DNS
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) JUnit
2 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 37 (43.53%) Games
2 8 (9.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.76%) HTML
2 20 (23.53%) Spring
3 19 (22.35%) XML
4 17 (20.00%) J2EE
5 16 (18.82%) .NET
5 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET
5 16 (18.82%) Servlets
5 16 (18.82%) Spring MVC
5 16 (18.82%) jQuery
6 12 (14.12%) CSS
7 7 (8.24%) Web Services
7 7 (8.24%) HTML5
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (4.71%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.53%) JMS
9 3 (3.53%) Classic ASP
9 3 (3.53%) JSON
10 1 (1.18%) Ajax
10 1 (1.18%) Java EE
10 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Xbox
2 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.35%) Android
1 36 (42.35%) Apple iOS
2 9 (10.59%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) AIX
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) MVC
1 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) Game Development
3 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
4 8 (9.41%) Android Development
4 8 (9.41%) iOS Development
5 7 (8.24%) UML
6 4 (4.71%) OOP
7 3 (3.53%) Web Development
7 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.53%) Multithreading
7 3 (3.53%) MVVM
8 2 (2.35%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.35%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.35%) Coaching
8 2 (2.35%) Use Case
8 2 (2.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.35%) ERP
8 2 (2.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (49.41%) Java
2 38 (44.71%) C++
3 18 (21.18%) Objective-C
4 17 (20.00%) SQL
5 15 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.41%) C#
7 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.53%) PHP
10 2 (2.35%) VB
10 2 (2.35%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.35%) VB6
11 1 (1.18%) PHP5
11 1 (1.18%) Python
11 1 (1.18%) COBOL
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.35%) Unisys
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, Yorkshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Ossett, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 11 days ago