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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 64 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 180 171 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.69% 3.79% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 3.97% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 167 155 113
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4773 4308 3718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.87% 95.42% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3860 3440 3040
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -5 117 £40,000 +11.88% 16
Wakefield 0 23 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Bradford +11 21 £37,500 -19.35% 3
Huddersfield -1 9 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Dewsbury -10 5 £35,000 -
Halifax +1 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Castleford +5 1 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Pontefract -4 1 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 304 (82.83%) .NET
2 298 (81.20%) C#
3 235 (64.03%) SQL Server
4 218 (59.40%) ASP.NET
5 209 (56.95%) MVC
6 205 (55.86%) SQL
7 141 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
8 121 (32.97%) WCF
9 120 (32.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 116 (31.61%) .NET Framework
11 114 (31.06%) JavaScript
12 100 (27.25%) HTML
13 88 (23.98%) WinForms
14 87 (23.71%) VB.NET
15 79 (21.53%) T-SQL
15 79 (21.53%) CSS
16 77 (20.98%) Microsoft
17 71 (19.35%) Web Services
18 70 (19.07%) Oracle
18 70 (19.07%) Windows
18 70 (19.07%) OO
19 67 (18.26%) Finance
19 67 (18.26%) XML
20 64 (17.44%) WPF
20 64 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
21 60 (16.35%) Scrum
22 59 (16.08%) OOP
23 55 (14.99%) MySQL
23 55 (14.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 53 (14.44%) Degree

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 18 (4.90%) IIS
2 12 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.72%) Apache
4 5 (1.36%) CMS
4 5 (1.36%) Kentico
5 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.54%) WordPress
7 1 (0.27%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 46 (12.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.36%) Amazon S3
1 5 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.27%) Internet
2 11 (3.00%) Intranet
3 4 (1.09%) HTTP
4 2 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (64.03%) SQL Server
2 55 (14.99%) MySQL
3 31 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (7.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (6.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (4.36%) Big Data
9 15 (4.09%) Relational Database
10 13 (3.54%) Oracle Database
10 13 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (3.27%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.63%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
14 5 (1.36%) RavenDB
14 5 (1.36%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 64 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (13.08%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.72%) SoapUI
4 19 (5.18%) Selenium
5 17 (4.63%) ReSharper
6 16 (4.36%) Moq
7 15 (4.09%) Git (software)
8 13 (3.54%) Subversion
8 13 (3.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (2.18%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.18%) Hudson
9 8 (2.18%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.63%) TortoiseSVN
11 5 (1.36%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.36%) Maven
11 5 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (1.36%) LLBLGen Pro
12 1 (0.27%) NUnit
12 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
General
1 67 (18.26%) Finance
2 38 (10.35%) Retail
3 10 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.18%) Electronics
5 4 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.82%) Banking
7 2 (0.54%) Marketing
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Games
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (82.83%) .NET
2 218 (59.40%) ASP.NET
3 121 (32.97%) WCF
4 120 (32.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 116 (31.61%) .NET Framework
6 100 (27.25%) HTML
7 88 (23.98%) WinForms
8 79 (21.53%) CSS
9 71 (19.35%) Web Services
10 67 (18.26%) XML
11 64 (17.44%) WPF
12 55 (14.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 43 (11.72%) jQuery
14 25 (6.81%) HTML5
15 23 (6.27%) Silverlight
15 23 (6.27%) SOAP
16 20 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (4.90%) JSON
18 16 (4.36%) Ajax
19 14 (3.81%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (3.81%) Open Source
3 13 (3.54%) Mathematics
3 13 (3.54%) NHS
4 9 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.18%) DTV
5 8 (2.18%) STB
6 7 (1.91%) iPad
7 6 (1.63%) iPhone
7 6 (1.63%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.36%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.09%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.09%) Physics
9 4 (1.09%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.54%) GIS
12 1 (0.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.07%) Windows
2 30 (8.17%) Android
3 26 (7.08%) Apple iOS
4 20 (5.45%) Linux
5 8 (2.18%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.54%) UNIX
7 2 (0.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (56.95%) MVC
2 141 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (19.07%) OO
4 60 (16.35%) Scrum
5 59 (16.08%) OOP
6 50 (13.62%) TDD
6 50 (13.62%) Software Engineering
7 36 (9.81%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (9.54%) UML
9 24 (6.54%) Web Development
10 22 (5.99%) Unit Testing
11 18 (4.90%) Android Development
12 17 (4.63%) Project Management
13 16 (4.36%) Analytics
14 13 (3.54%) iOS Development
14 13 (3.54%) E-Commerce
14 13 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (3.54%) Kanban
15 11 (3.00%) Automation Testing
16 10 (2.72%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 298 (81.20%) C#
2 205 (55.86%) SQL
3 114 (31.06%) JavaScript
4 87 (23.71%) VB.NET
5 79 (21.53%) T-SQL
6 53 (14.44%) Java
7 35 (9.54%) VB
8 15 (4.09%) C++
9 14 (3.81%) PHP
10 8 (2.18%) C
11 6 (1.63%) Delphi
12 5 (1.36%) Python
12 5 (1.36%) VB6
13 4 (1.09%) Groovy
14 2 (0.54%) XPath
14 2 (0.54%) VBA
15 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (14.44%) Degree
2 12 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.00%) VCP4
4 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.18%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 77 (20.98%) Microsoft
2 70 (19.07%) Oracle
3 16 (4.36%) Apple
4 10 (2.72%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.91%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.09%) SAP
6 4 (1.09%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.09%) Tableau
7 3 (0.82%) Google
8 2 (0.54%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.54%) Sybase
8 2 (0.54%) HP
8 2 (0.54%) BEA
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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