The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 66 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 180 139 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.70% 3.90% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 4.16% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 147 111 104
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4720 3345 3408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.94% 93.88% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3762 2585 2817
Average salary £37,500 £35,831 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 -9 121 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Bradford +1 17 £34,250 -2.14% 1
Halifax - 15 £35,000 - 3
Otley - 11 - -
Huddersfield - 3 £24,000 - 1
Wakefield -18 1 £27,000 -22.85%
Wetherby - 1 £32,500 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 280 (78.43%) .NET
2 260 (72.83%) C#
3 213 (59.66%) SQL Server
4 181 (50.70%) ASP.NET
5 163 (45.66%) SQL
6 148 (41.46%) MVC
7 136 (38.10%) JavaScript
8 130 (36.41%) HTML
9 107 (29.97%) Microsoft
10 97 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
11 96 (26.89%) CSS
12 86 (24.09%) T-SQL
13 81 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
14 77 (21.57%) .NET Framework
15 69 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 67 (18.77%) SQL Server 2005
17 61 (17.09%) Software Engineering
17 61 (17.09%) Windows
17 61 (17.09%) OO
18 60 (16.81%) Java
19 53 (14.85%) VB.NET
20 52 (14.57%) WinForms
21 51 (14.29%) jQuery
22 50 (14.01%) Unit Testing
23 47 (13.17%) Web Services
23 47 (13.17%) WCF
24 42 (11.76%) Visual Studio
24 42 (11.76%) Scrum
25 40 (11.20%) TDD
26 37 (10.36%) Finance

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 37 (10.36%) IIS
2 9 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.96%) NServiceBus
4 3 (0.84%) CMS
5 2 (0.56%) Drupal
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.28%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 36 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.80%) MS Office
3 4 (1.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.24%) Internet
2 6 (1.68%) Intranet
3 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) SMS
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (59.66%) SQL Server
2 81 (22.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (18.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.20%) MySQL
6 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.84%) BODI
9 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 42 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (3.92%) Selenium
4 7 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (1.68%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.40%) JUnit
7 3 (0.84%) JIRA
8 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.56%) Maven
8 2 (0.56%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.56%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.28%) Subversion
9 1 (0.28%) ProC
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.28%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.28%) Selenium IDE
General
1 37 (10.36%) Finance
2 7 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.68%) Legal
4 5 (1.40%) Law
5 4 (1.12%) Games
6 3 (0.84%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (78.43%) .NET
2 181 (50.70%) ASP.NET
3 130 (36.41%) HTML
4 96 (26.89%) CSS
5 77 (21.57%) .NET Framework
6 69 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 52 (14.57%) WinForms
8 51 (14.29%) jQuery
9 47 (13.17%) Web Services
9 47 (13.17%) WCF
10 35 (9.80%) WPF
11 32 (8.96%) XML
12 26 (7.28%) HTML5
13 22 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (6.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 19 (5.32%) SOAP
15 15 (4.20%) JSON
16 13 (3.64%) RESTful
17 12 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 11 (3.08%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.64%) NHS
2 13 (3.64%) DTV
3 10 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.68%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.40%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.40%) GIS
7 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.84%) Physics
8 3 (0.84%) Open Source
9 2 (0.56%) PDA
9 2 (0.56%) iPad
10 1 (0.28%) Social Media
10 1 (0.28%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.28%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Speech Recognition
10 1 (0.28%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.28%) LIMS
10 1 (0.28%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 61 (17.09%) Windows
2 11 (3.08%) Linux
3 8 (2.24%) UNIX
3 8 (2.24%) Android
4 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (41.46%) MVC
2 97 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (17.09%) Software Engineering
3 61 (17.09%) OO
4 50 (14.01%) Unit Testing
5 42 (11.76%) Scrum
6 40 (11.20%) TDD
7 32 (8.96%) BDD
8 31 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (8.40%) RUP
10 28 (7.84%) DSDM
10 28 (7.84%) OOP
10 28 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (7.84%) Low Latency
11 19 (5.32%) Project Management
12 18 (5.04%) Web Development
13 9 (2.52%) CRM
13 9 (2.52%) OOD
14 8 (2.24%) ETL
14 8 (2.24%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 260 (72.83%) C#
2 163 (45.66%) SQL
3 136 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 86 (24.09%) T-SQL
5 60 (16.81%) Java
6 53 (14.85%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.64%) VB
8 8 (2.24%) VB6
9 7 (1.96%) C
10 6 (1.68%) C++
10 6 (1.68%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.40%) COBOL
11 5 (1.40%) VBA
12 3 (0.84%) PHP
12 3 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.56%) Python
14 1 (0.28%) XAML
14 1 (0.28%) VC++
14 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 33 (9.24%) Degree
2 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 107 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.16%) Oracle
3 5 (1.40%) Metastorm
4 4 (1.12%) Adobe
5 3 (0.84%) Google
5 3 (0.84%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.56%) Perforce
7 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.28%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.28%) Apple
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco
7 1 (0.28%) Avaya
7 1 (0.28%) Genesys
7 1 (0.28%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £22000 to £30000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Competitive + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago