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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 71 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 189 142 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.68% 3.65% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 3.80% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 177 111 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,800
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
4928 3733 3569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.95% 96.01% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4013 3007 3019
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 155 £35,000 - 14
Huddersfield +6 7 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Halifax -4 7 £35,000 +22.80% 3
Wakefield +9 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Bradford -1 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Wetherby - 4 £32,500 -
Pontefract +1 2 £37,500 +11.11%
Castleford -6 1 £32,500 -3.70%
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Bingley - 1 £30,000 - 1
Software Developer
Yorkshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 273 (81.25%) .NET
2 267 (79.46%) C#
3 227 (67.56%) SQL Server
4 190 (56.55%) ASP.NET
5 179 (53.27%) SQL
6 120 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 114 (33.93%) T-SQL
8 109 (32.44%) MVC
9 92 (27.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 89 (26.49%) JavaScript
11 88 (26.19%) HTML
12 84 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 83 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
14 78 (23.21%) CSS
15 72 (21.43%) Windows
16 67 (19.94%) WinForms
17 61 (18.15%) .NET Framework
18 60 (17.86%) Visual Studio
19 54 (16.07%) WCF
20 53 (15.77%) Software Engineering
21 48 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
21 48 (14.29%) VB.NET
22 45 (13.39%) OO
23 43 (12.80%) Web Services
24 40 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 40 (11.90%) Scrum
24 40 (11.90%) MS Excel
25 38 (11.31%) jQuery
26 37 (11.01%) WPF
26 37 (11.01%) JSON

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (8.33%) IIS
2 5 (1.49%) CMS
3 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.60%) Apache
4 2 (0.60%) Drupal
5 1 (0.30%) Node.js
5 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.30%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 40 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.49%) SaaS
2 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.49%) Internet
2 4 (1.19%) Intranet
3 1 (0.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (67.56%) SQL Server
2 92 (27.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.17%) BODI
7 13 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.98%) MySQL
8 10 (2.98%) BusinessObjects XI
9 9 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.89%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.30%) DTS
Development Applications
1 60 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 48 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.49%) MSTest
3 5 (1.49%) NUnit
4 4 (1.19%) Subversion
4 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (0.89%) Selenium
5 3 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.30%) Hudson
7 1 (0.30%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (0.30%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.30%) JUnit
7 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 21 (6.25%) Finance
2 9 (2.68%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.08%) Games
4 3 (0.89%) Marketing
4 3 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.30%) Advertising
6 1 (0.30%) Automotive
6 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (81.25%) .NET
2 190 (56.55%) ASP.NET
3 88 (26.19%) HTML
4 78 (23.21%) CSS
5 67 (19.94%) WinForms
6 61 (18.15%) .NET Framework
7 54 (16.07%) WCF
8 43 (12.80%) Web Services
9 38 (11.31%) jQuery
10 37 (11.01%) WPF
10 37 (11.01%) JSON
11 35 (10.42%) XML
12 34 (10.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (9.52%) RESTful
14 20 (5.95%) Ajax
15 19 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (5.36%) HTML5
17 15 (4.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 12 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 9 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.25%) DTV
1 21 (6.25%) NHS
2 11 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.19%) Open Source
4 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.89%) Data Extraction
5 3 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (0.89%) Informatics
5 3 (0.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.30%) Social Media
6 1 (0.30%) PDA
6 1 (0.30%) Physics
6 1 (0.30%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.30%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.30%) LIMS
6 1 (0.30%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (1.79%) Linux
3 4 (1.19%) UNIX
4 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.44%) MVC
2 83 (24.70%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (15.77%) Software Engineering
4 45 (13.39%) OO
5 40 (11.90%) Scrum
6 28 (8.33%) TDD
7 27 (8.04%) Unit Testing
8 25 (7.44%) RUP
9 24 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (6.85%) BDD
10 23 (6.85%) DSDM
10 23 (6.85%) Low Latency
11 21 (6.25%) Web Development
12 20 (5.95%) OOP
13 19 (5.65%) SOA
14 17 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.76%) Project Management
16 14 (4.17%) ETL
16 14 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
17 12 (3.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 267 (79.46%) C#
2 179 (53.27%) SQL
3 114 (33.93%) T-SQL
4 89 (26.49%) JavaScript
5 48 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 23 (6.85%) PHP
7 19 (5.65%) Java
8 16 (4.76%) PHP5
9 15 (4.46%) VB
10 7 (2.08%) VB6
10 7 (2.08%) C
10 7 (2.08%) C++
11 4 (1.19%) COBOL
12 3 (0.89%) VBA
13 1 (0.30%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.30%) VC++
13 1 (0.30%) Python
13 1 (0.30%) Perl
13 1 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (7.74%) Degree
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.30%) MCTS
3 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 120 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.44%) Oracle
3 15 (4.46%) Business Objects
4 4 (1.19%) Adobe
5 2 (0.60%) Metastorm
5 2 (0.60%) Perforce
5 2 (0.60%) BEA
5 2 (0.60%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.30%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.30%) Yahoo!
6 1 (0.30%) Google
6 1 (0.30%) HP
6 1 (0.30%) IBM
6 1 (0.30%) Infragistics
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Metropolitan University
Salary: Salary up to £32k pa depending upon experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Gym Membership, Healthcare, Dental Care
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Gym, Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 - £35,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago