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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 69 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 149 173 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.34% 3.50% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 3.61% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 125 164 125
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
4323 4798 3541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.78% 96.97% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3415 3948 2821
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 89 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Bradford +2 24 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Halifax +25 20 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Otley +1 6 - -
Wakefield +3 5 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Huddersfield -5 4 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Wetherby +2 2 £30,500 -6.15%
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 271 (79.71%) .NET
2 246 (72.35%) C#
3 215 (63.24%) SQL
4 198 (58.24%) SQL Server
5 178 (52.35%) ASP.NET
6 170 (50.00%) MVC
7 137 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
8 106 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 104 (30.59%) JavaScript
10 99 (29.12%) .NET Framework
11 88 (25.88%) WCF
11 88 (25.88%) HTML
12 86 (25.29%) WinForms
13 73 (21.47%) CSS
14 69 (20.29%) Windows
15 67 (19.71%) OO
16 63 (18.53%) VB.NET
17 62 (18.24%) Software Engineering
18 59 (17.35%) Microsoft
19 58 (17.06%) T-SQL
19 58 (17.06%) Degree
20 55 (16.18%) Oracle
21 53 (15.59%) TDD
21 53 (15.59%) Team Foundation Server
22 52 (15.29%) jQuery
23 50 (14.71%) Java
24 48 (14.12%) Scrum
25 46 (13.53%) MySQL
25 46 (13.53%) Web Services
25 46 (13.53%) OOP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (4.41%) IIS
2 11 (3.24%) Apache
3 9 (2.65%) CMS
4 7 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.06%) Kentico
5 6 (1.76%) WordPress
6 5 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.59%) Node.js
7 2 (0.59%) EPiServer CMS
7 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.29%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.29%) Internet
2 8 (2.35%) HTTP
3 6 (1.76%) Intranet
4 2 (0.59%) LDAP
5 1 (0.29%) Broadband
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 46 (13.53%) MySQL
3 26 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (4.41%) Big Data
6 15 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 14 (4.12%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.24%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.76%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 53 (15.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.71%) Selenium
3 16 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.53%) Moq
4 12 (3.53%) SoapUI
4 12 (3.53%) ReSharper
5 10 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (2.94%) Subversion
6 8 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.35%) Hudson
6 8 (2.35%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.47%) ClearQuest
7 5 (1.47%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.47%) LLBLGen Pro
8 3 (0.88%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (0.88%) JIRA
9 2 (0.59%) JUnit
9 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 43 (12.65%) Finance
2 32 (9.41%) Retail
3 10 (2.94%) Banking
4 7 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.47%) Games
6 4 (1.18%) Electronics
7 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.59%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (79.71%) .NET
2 178 (52.35%) ASP.NET
3 106 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 99 (29.12%) .NET Framework
5 88 (25.88%) WCF
5 88 (25.88%) HTML
6 86 (25.29%) WinForms
7 73 (21.47%) CSS
8 52 (15.29%) jQuery
9 46 (13.53%) Web Services
10 45 (13.24%) XML
11 44 (12.94%) Entity Framework
12 41 (12.06%) HTML5
13 38 (11.18%) WPF
14 27 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (5.59%) JSON
15 19 (5.59%) Ajax
16 16 (4.71%) Silverlight
17 14 (4.12%) CSS3
18 12 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.18%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.41%) E-Learning
3 15 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.82%) Mathematics
4 13 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.53%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.06%) Open Source
7 7 (2.06%) iPad
8 6 (1.76%) NHS
8 6 (1.76%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.47%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.18%) DTV
10 4 (1.18%) STB
10 4 (1.18%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.88%) iPhone
11 3 (0.88%) Animation
11 3 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 69 (20.29%) Windows
2 43 (12.65%) Android
3 30 (8.82%) Apple iOS
4 29 (8.53%) Linux
5 9 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (2.35%) UNIX
7 4 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.59%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.29%) Debian
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (50.00%) MVC
2 137 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (19.71%) OO
4 62 (18.24%) Software Engineering
5 53 (15.59%) TDD
6 48 (14.12%) Scrum
7 46 (13.53%) OOP
8 33 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (7.35%) Android Development
10 23 (6.76%) UML
11 21 (6.18%) Web Development
12 19 (5.59%) Unit Testing
13 17 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.00%) iOS Development
14 15 (4.41%) Configuration Management
14 15 (4.41%) Analytics
15 13 (3.82%) Mobile Development
16 12 (3.53%) BDD
16 12 (3.53%) Multithreading
17 9 (2.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (72.35%) C#
2 215 (63.24%) SQL
3 104 (30.59%) JavaScript
4 63 (18.53%) VB.NET
5 58 (17.06%) T-SQL
6 50 (14.71%) Java
7 25 (7.35%) VB
8 22 (6.47%) PHP
9 16 (4.71%) C++
10 11 (3.24%) Python
11 8 (2.35%) Delphi
11 8 (2.35%) Groovy
12 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.18%) Ruby
13 4 (1.18%) VB6
14 3 (0.88%) C
15 2 (0.59%) XPath
16 1 (0.29%) VBA
16 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (17.06%) Degree
2 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.29%) HND
3 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 59 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 55 (16.18%) Oracle
3 16 (4.71%) Xamarin
4 13 (3.82%) Apple
5 5 (1.47%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.47%) IBM
6 4 (1.18%) Tableau
6 4 (1.18%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.59%) HP
7 2 (0.59%) BEA
7 2 (0.59%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.59%) Sybase
7 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.29%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) Sony
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tracsis
Salary: £Competitive + benefits package + pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £350 - £60000 per day + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Discussed on application
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Discussed on application
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago