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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 86 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 138 182 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.87% 3.70% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.82% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 122 149 113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £24,000 £25,000
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
4628 4770 3405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.22% 96.89% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3705 3801 2620
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -22 83 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Bradford -11 26 £31,500 -8.02% 2
Halifax -4 18 £45,000 +28.57%
Huddersfield -4 7 £35,000 +45.83%
Wakefield +4 2 £38,500 +42.59%
Batley - 2 £37,500 -
Castleford - 1 £35,000 - 2
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 222 (72.55%) .NET
2 204 (66.67%) C#
3 184 (60.13%) SQL
4 160 (52.29%) SQL Server
5 124 (40.52%) ASP.NET
6 113 (36.93%) MVC
7 109 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (34.31%) JavaScript
9 85 (27.78%) Software Engineering
10 76 (24.84%) HTML
11 69 (22.55%) Oracle
12 68 (22.22%) Java
13 66 (21.57%) WCF
13 66 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 65 (21.24%) OO
15 62 (20.26%) WinForms
16 58 (18.95%) jQuery
17 57 (18.63%) Web Services
17 57 (18.63%) CSS
18 54 (17.65%) .NET Framework
19 53 (17.32%) Degree
19 53 (17.32%) XML
20 47 (15.36%) Visual Studio
21 45 (14.71%) HTML5
22 40 (13.07%) TDD
23 38 (12.42%) Team Foundation Server
23 38 (12.42%) MySQL
23 38 (12.42%) Windows
24 36 (11.76%) VB
25 34 (11.11%) Android

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 10 (3.27%) CMS
2 8 (2.61%) IIS
3 6 (1.96%) WordPress
4 5 (1.63%) Kentico
4 5 (1.63%) Node.js
4 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.31%) Apache
6 3 (0.98%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.65%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.65%) SAS
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (5.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.31%) SaaS
4 3 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.25%) Internet
2 9 (2.94%) HTTP
3 7 (2.29%) Broadband
4 3 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (52.29%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.42%) MySQL
3 17 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.58%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.27%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.61%) Big Data
8 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.96%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.96%) SQLite
9 6 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.31%) DataStage
11 4 (1.31%) Spotfire
11 4 (1.31%) QlikView
11 4 (1.31%) Pentaho
11 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (15.36%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (7.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (4.25%) Selenium
5 10 (3.27%) Subversion
5 10 (3.27%) JUnit
6 8 (2.61%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.29%) Maven
8 5 (1.63%) Ant
8 5 (1.63%) ClearQuest
8 5 (1.63%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.31%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (0.98%) LLBLGen Pro
11 2 (0.65%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.65%) Moq
11 2 (0.65%) JIRA
11 2 (0.65%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 25 (8.17%) Finance
2 12 (3.92%) Retail
3 10 (3.27%) Banking
4 7 (2.29%) Games
5 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (72.55%) .NET
2 124 (40.52%) ASP.NET
3 76 (24.84%) HTML
4 66 (21.57%) WCF
4 66 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (20.26%) WinForms
6 58 (18.95%) jQuery
7 57 (18.63%) CSS
7 57 (18.63%) Web Services
8 54 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 53 (17.32%) XML
10 45 (14.71%) HTML5
11 28 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 22 (7.19%) Spring
13 21 (6.86%) WPF
14 19 (6.21%) Entity Framework
14 19 (6.21%) AngularJS
14 19 (6.21%) Ajax
15 15 (4.90%) JSON
16 14 (4.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.56%) E-Learning
3 16 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.58%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.61%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.61%) User Experience
5 8 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.96%) IVR
6 6 (1.96%) RIA
7 5 (1.63%) Animation
7 5 (1.63%) Biometrics
7 5 (1.63%) iPad
8 4 (1.31%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (1.31%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.98%) Physics
10 2 (0.65%) Blog
10 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.42%) Windows
2 34 (11.11%) Android
3 30 (9.80%) Linux
4 22 (7.19%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.27%) UNIX
6 9 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.31%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (36.93%) MVC
2 109 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 65 (21.24%) OO
5 40 (13.07%) TDD
6 31 (10.13%) OOP
7 25 (8.17%) Scrum
8 24 (7.84%) Project Management
9 22 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.21%) Android Development
11 19 (6.21%) SDLC
12 17 (5.56%) Multithreading
13 16 (5.23%) Concurrent Programming
14 15 (4.90%) Web Development
14 15 (4.90%) iOS Development
14 15 (4.90%) Configuration Management
15 14 (4.58%) BDD
16 13 (4.25%) Mobile Development
17 10 (3.27%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 204 (66.67%) C#
2 184 (60.13%) SQL
3 105 (34.31%) JavaScript
4 68 (22.22%) Java
5 36 (11.76%) VB
6 32 (10.46%) VB.NET
7 23 (7.52%) T-SQL
7 23 (7.52%) Python
8 20 (6.54%) C++
9 17 (5.56%) Ruby
10 14 (4.58%) PHP
11 10 (3.27%) Groovy
12 6 (1.96%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.63%) Delphi
14 3 (0.98%) C
14 3 (0.98%) Scala
14 3 (0.98%) VB6
15 2 (0.65%) R
15 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (17.32%) Degree
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (22.55%) Oracle
2 32 (10.46%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.25%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.29%) DevExpress
4 7 (2.29%) Apple
5 5 (1.63%) IBM
6 4 (1.31%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.31%) Tableau
7 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.65%) Sybase
8 1 (0.33%) Sony
8 1 (0.33%) Google
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Castleford
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Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: From £36,000 to £56,000 per annum Pension + Superb Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £26k - 50k per year + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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