The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 68 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 260 224 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.51% 4.20% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 4.43% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 221 190 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
West Yorkshire -9 185 £35,000 - 34
North Yorkshire -9 49 £35,000 -17.64% 6
South Yorkshire +2 23 £37,500 +7.14% 7
East Yorkshire -5 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 356 (66.67%) C#
2 346 (64.79%) .NET
3 238 (44.57%) SQL Server
4 233 (43.63%) ASP.NET
5 218 (40.82%) SQL
6 212 (39.70%) JavaScript
7 207 (38.76%) HTML
8 191 (35.77%) MVC
9 159 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
10 143 (26.78%) Java
11 141 (26.40%) CSS
12 110 (20.60%) Software Engineering
13 109 (20.41%) Microsoft
14 108 (20.22%) .NET Framework
15 107 (20.04%) OO
16 89 (16.67%) jQuery
17 87 (16.29%) Web Services
18 85 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 80 (14.98%) Degree
20 75 (14.04%) Windows
21 73 (13.67%) Finance
22 70 (13.11%) T-SQL
23 67 (12.55%) VB.NET
24 66 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
25 65 (12.17%) XML
26 61 (11.42%) Enterprise Software
27 60 (11.24%) Visual Studio
28 58 (10.86%) WCF
29 57 (10.67%) OOP
30 54 (10.11%) WinForms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 35 (6.55%) IIS
2 23 (4.31%) Apache
2 23 (4.31%) Tomcat
3 22 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.69%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.37%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.37%) CMS
5 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.19%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) SaaS
2 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.25%) Internet
2 7 (1.31%) Intranet
3 3 (0.56%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.19%) SMS
4 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (8.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (4.87%) MySQL
5 20 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.31%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (1.12%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (0.37%) MS Access
15 2 (0.37%) BODI
Development Applications
1 60 (11.24%) Visual Studio
2 30 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (5.06%) Maven
4 19 (3.56%) Selenium
5 15 (2.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (1.69%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.12%) JUnit
7 6 (1.12%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (0.75%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.75%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.56%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.56%) JIRA
9 3 (0.56%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.37%) Subversion
11 1 (0.19%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.19%) Phing
11 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.19%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.19%) Xdebug
General
1 73 (13.67%) Finance
2 17 (3.18%) Games
3 15 (2.81%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.43%) Retail
5 10 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.50%) Back Office
7 5 (0.94%) Marketing
8 4 (0.75%) Law
8 4 (0.75%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (64.79%) .NET
2 233 (43.63%) ASP.NET
3 207 (38.76%) HTML
4 141 (26.40%) CSS
5 108 (20.22%) .NET Framework
6 89 (16.67%) jQuery
7 87 (16.29%) Web Services
8 85 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 65 (12.17%) XML
10 58 (10.86%) WCF
11 54 (10.11%) WinForms
12 37 (6.93%) HTML5
13 36 (6.74%) WPF
14 35 (6.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 34 (6.37%) Spring
16 31 (5.81%) SOAP
16 31 (5.81%) REST
16 31 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 25 (4.68%) Ajax
18 19 (3.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.42%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.68%) Mathematics
3 25 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 19 (3.56%) Data Integration
5 17 (3.18%) Physics
6 15 (2.81%) User Experience
7 13 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.06%) IVR
9 10 (1.87%) NHS
10 8 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.50%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.50%) DTV
11 7 (1.31%) GIS
11 7 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.75%) Open Source
12 4 (0.75%) iPad
13 3 (0.56%) iPhone
13 3 (0.56%) Firmware
14 2 (0.37%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.04%) Windows
2 43 (8.05%) Linux
3 27 (5.06%) UNIX
4 25 (4.68%) Android
5 8 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.56%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Debian
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (35.77%) MVC
2 159 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (20.60%) Software Engineering
4 107 (20.04%) OO
5 57 (10.67%) OOP
6 53 (9.93%) Scrum
7 45 (8.43%) Unit Testing
8 35 (6.55%) TDD
9 32 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
10 31 (5.81%) Mentoring
11 28 (5.24%) Project Management
11 28 (5.24%) UML
12 25 (4.68%) BDD
13 23 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (4.12%) RUP
15 20 (3.75%) DSDM
15 20 (3.75%) Low Latency
16 19 (3.56%) Performance Analysis
17 18 (3.37%) Benchmarking
18 15 (2.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 356 (66.67%) C#
2 218 (40.82%) SQL
3 212 (39.70%) JavaScript
4 143 (26.78%) Java
5 70 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 67 (12.55%) VB.NET
7 45 (8.43%) VB
8 44 (8.24%) C++
9 31 (5.81%) C
10 20 (3.75%) VB6
11 9 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.50%) Python
12 8 (1.50%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.31%) PHP
14 6 (1.12%) VBA
15 5 (0.94%) COBOL
16 4 (0.75%) XPath
17 3 (0.56%) Embedded C
18 2 (0.37%) ActionScript
19 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (14.98%) Degree
2 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 109 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.37%) Oracle
3 5 (0.94%) Cisco
4 4 (0.75%) IBM
4 4 (0.75%) Metastorm
4 4 (0.75%) Sencha
5 3 (0.56%) Apple
5 3 (0.56%) Zend
6 2 (0.37%) Perforce
6 2 (0.37%) Google
6 2 (0.37%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.37%) Adobe
7 1 (0.19%) Avaya
7 1 (0.19%) Genesys
7 1 (0.19%) Progress
7 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.19%) Twitter
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