The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank - 174 181
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.087% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Software Programmer
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
4737 3447 3646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.57% 94.31% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3720 2708 3030
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the West Yorkshire region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Programmer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree