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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 104 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 107 180 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.28% 3.69% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 3.83% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 92 150 117
Average salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
4490 4703 3394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.76% 96.47% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3602 3667 2672
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 £54,900 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 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 28 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 -28 61 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Bradford -12 22 £29,250 -12.68%
Halifax +2 15 £40,000 +14.28%
Huddersfield -10 3 £35,000 +45.83%
Batley - 3 £37,500 - 1
Wakefield +7 1 - -
Castleford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Ossett - 1 £32,500 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 175 (67.83%) .NET
2 164 (63.57%) C#
3 149 (57.75%) SQL
4 125 (48.45%) SQL Server
5 96 (37.21%) ASP.NET
6 95 (36.82%) JavaScript
7 89 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (33.72%) MVC
9 78 (30.23%) Software Engineering
10 67 (25.97%) HTML
11 62 (24.03%) Java
12 59 (22.87%) Oracle
13 52 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (19.77%) XML
15 50 (19.38%) Web Services
15 50 (19.38%) OO
16 47 (18.22%) jQuery
17 46 (17.83%) CSS
18 45 (17.44%) WCF
19 43 (16.67%) Degree
19 43 (16.67%) Visual Studio
20 41 (15.89%) WinForms
21 40 (15.50%) .NET Framework
22 33 (12.79%) Computer Science
22 33 (12.79%) HTML5
23 32 (12.40%) VB
23 32 (12.40%) Linux
24 30 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
25 27 (10.47%) MySQL
26 26 (10.08%) Windows

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 7 (2.71%) CMS
2 6 (2.33%) Node.js
3 5 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.55%) IIS
4 4 (1.55%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.55%) WordPress
5 2 (0.78%) Kentico
5 2 (0.78%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.78%) SAS
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.39%) Drupal
6 1 (0.39%) JBoss
6 1 (0.39%) Apache
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.94%) SaaS
3 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.88%) Internet
2 7 (2.71%) Broadband
3 5 (1.94%) HTTP
4 3 (1.16%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (48.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.47%) MySQL
3 11 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.71%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.71%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.71%) Big Data
5 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.33%) SQLite
6 5 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.55%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.78%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.78%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 30 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (9.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (5.04%) Selenium
5 10 (3.88%) JUnit
6 7 (2.71%) Maven
7 5 (1.94%) Ant
7 5 (1.94%) ClearQuest
7 5 (1.94%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (0.78%) JIRA
9 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.78%) Subversion
10 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.39%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 14 (5.43%) Finance
2 10 (3.88%) Banking
2 10 (3.88%) Retail
3 6 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (67.83%) .NET
2 96 (37.21%) ASP.NET
3 67 (25.97%) HTML
4 52 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (19.77%) XML
6 50 (19.38%) Web Services
7 47 (18.22%) jQuery
8 46 (17.83%) CSS
9 45 (17.44%) WCF
10 41 (15.89%) WinForms
11 40 (15.50%) .NET Framework
12 33 (12.79%) HTML5
13 25 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 20 (7.75%) Spring
15 19 (7.36%) AngularJS
16 16 (6.20%) Ajax
16 16 (6.20%) WPF
17 15 (5.81%) Entity Framework
18 12 (4.65%) Java EE
19 10 (3.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.59%) Mathematics
3 15 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.43%) E-Learning
5 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.10%) User Experience
6 6 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.33%) IVR
6 6 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.33%) RIA
7 5 (1.94%) iPad
7 5 (1.94%) Biometrics
7 5 (1.94%) Animation
8 4 (1.55%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.16%) Physics
10 2 (0.78%) Blog
10 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.78%) W3C
10 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.40%) Linux
2 26 (10.08%) Windows
3 22 (8.53%) Android
4 17 (6.59%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.88%) UNIX
6 8 (3.10%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.55%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (33.72%) MVC
3 78 (30.23%) Software Engineering
4 50 (19.38%) OO
5 25 (9.69%) TDD
6 24 (9.30%) OOP
6 24 (9.30%) Project Management
7 21 (8.14%) Scrum
8 17 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.20%) Multithreading
10 15 (5.81%) Configuration Management
10 15 (5.81%) Concurrent Programming
11 13 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (4.65%) Android Development
13 11 (4.26%) iOS Development
13 11 (4.26%) BDD
13 11 (4.26%) SDLC
14 10 (3.88%) Open Source
14 10 (3.88%) ETL
15 8 (3.10%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 164 (63.57%) C#
2 149 (57.75%) SQL
3 95 (36.82%) JavaScript
4 62 (24.03%) Java
5 32 (12.40%) VB
6 26 (10.08%) Python
7 25 (9.69%) VB.NET
8 23 (8.91%) C++
9 19 (7.36%) Ruby
10 18 (6.98%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.49%) PHP
12 8 (3.10%) Groovy
13 6 (2.33%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.55%) Scala
14 4 (1.55%) C
15 3 (1.16%) Perl
15 3 (1.16%) VB6
16 2 (0.78%) R
16 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.78%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (22.87%) Oracle
2 23 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.88%) Xamarin
4 7 (2.71%) Apple
4 7 (2.71%) DevExpress
5 5 (1.94%) IBM
6 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.39%) Sony
7 1 (0.39%) Google
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago