The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 77 72 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 147 179 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.18% 3.59% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 3.70% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 127 153 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Software Developer
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
4476 4834 3366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.80% 96.82% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3575 3879 2625
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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 -19 87 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Bradford -14 24 £36,000 +7.46% 1
Halifax +11 22 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Huddersfield - 8 £35,000 - 1
Otley 0 4 - -
Wakefield -2 4 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 254 (75.15%) .NET
2 232 (68.64%) C#
3 208 (61.54%) SQL
4 182 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 153 (45.27%) ASP.NET
6 143 (42.31%) MVC
7 121 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (34.02%) JavaScript
9 83 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 82 (24.26%) WinForms
11 81 (23.96%) Software Engineering
12 80 (23.67%) WCF
12 80 (23.67%) HTML
13 78 (23.08%) .NET Framework
14 72 (21.30%) Oracle
15 71 (21.01%) OO
16 70 (20.71%) CSS
17 68 (20.12%) Java
18 63 (18.64%) jQuery
19 59 (17.46%) Degree
20 58 (17.16%) TDD
21 56 (16.57%) Web Services
21 56 (16.57%) Windows
22 49 (14.50%) XML
22 49 (14.50%) HTML5
23 45 (13.31%) VB.NET
23 45 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
24 44 (13.02%) MySQL
25 43 (12.72%) Android
26 41 (12.13%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software Developer 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.85%) IIS
2 12 (3.55%) CMS
3 9 (2.66%) Apache
4 7 (2.07%) Kentico
5 6 (1.78%) WordPress
6 5 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.59%) SAS
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.59%) Node.js
8 2 (0.59%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.30%) Drupal
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
Applications
1 27 (7.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.48%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.21%) Internet
2 8 (2.37%) HTTP
3 7 (2.07%) Broadband
4 6 (1.78%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.02%) MySQL
3 21 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (4.73%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.73%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (3.55%) Big Data
7 11 (3.25%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.07%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.78%) SQLite
10 5 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.48%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.18%) Pentaho
11 4 (1.18%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (12.13%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 19 (5.62%) Selenium
5 14 (4.14%) Git (software)
6 11 (3.25%) Subversion
7 8 (2.37%) JUnit
8 7 (2.07%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.78%) ReSharper
9 6 (1.78%) Maven
9 6 (1.78%) Moq
9 6 (1.78%) Hudson
9 6 (1.78%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.78%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.48%) LLBLGen Pro
10 5 (1.48%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.48%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.18%) Ant
12 3 (0.89%) TortoiseSVN
13 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (10.36%) Finance
2 18 (5.33%) Retail
3 10 (2.96%) Banking
4 7 (2.07%) Games
5 2 (0.59%) Marketing
5 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (75.15%) .NET
2 153 (45.27%) ASP.NET
3 83 (24.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 82 (24.26%) WinForms
5 80 (23.67%) HTML
5 80 (23.67%) WCF
6 78 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 70 (20.71%) CSS
8 63 (18.64%) jQuery
9 56 (16.57%) Web Services
10 49 (14.50%) XML
10 49 (14.50%) HTML5
11 33 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 31 (9.17%) Entity Framework
13 27 (7.99%) WPF
14 19 (5.62%) AngularJS
14 19 (5.62%) Ajax
14 19 (5.62%) Spring
15 17 (5.03%) JSON
16 16 (4.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.03%) E-Learning
3 16 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.14%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.85%) Mathematics
6 12 (3.55%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.37%) User Experience
7 8 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.78%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.78%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.78%) RIA
8 6 (1.78%) iPad
9 5 (1.48%) IVR
9 5 (1.48%) Animation
10 4 (1.18%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.18%) Biometrics
10 4 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.59%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.57%) Windows
2 43 (12.72%) Android
3 32 (9.47%) Linux
4 24 (7.10%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.66%) UNIX
5 9 (2.66%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.89%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (42.31%) MVC
2 121 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (23.96%) Software Engineering
4 71 (21.01%) OO
5 58 (17.16%) TDD
6 38 (11.24%) OOP
7 32 (9.47%) Scrum
8 27 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.69%) Android Development
9 26 (7.69%) SDLC
10 19 (5.62%) Project Management
11 18 (5.33%) BDD
12 17 (5.03%) iOS Development
13 16 (4.73%) Web Development
14 15 (4.44%) Configuration Management
14 15 (4.44%) Unit Testing
15 14 (4.14%) Multithreading
15 14 (4.14%) Mobile Development
15 14 (4.14%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 232 (68.64%) C#
2 208 (61.54%) SQL
3 115 (34.02%) JavaScript
4 68 (20.12%) Java
5 45 (13.31%) VB.NET
6 35 (10.36%) T-SQL
7 34 (10.06%) VB
8 19 (5.62%) Python
8 19 (5.62%) PHP
9 14 (4.14%) C++
10 13 (3.85%) Ruby
11 9 (2.66%) Groovy
12 8 (2.37%) Delphi
13 6 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.89%) VB6
14 3 (0.89%) C
15 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.59%) Scala
15 2 (0.59%) R
16 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 59 (17.46%) Degree
2 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (21.30%) Oracle
2 41 (12.13%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.33%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.07%) Apple
5 5 (1.48%) IBM
6 4 (1.18%) Tableau
6 4 (1.18%) TIBCO
7 3 (0.89%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.59%) Sybase
8 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.59%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.30%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.30%) Sony
9 1 (0.30%) Google
9 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.30%) HP
9 1 (0.30%) BEA
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Tech Search
Salary: £25,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Clayton Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago