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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 105 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 174 252 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.51% 3.52% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 3.65% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 204 183
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
6706 6912 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.63% 96.43% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5511 5507 3980
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 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
West Yorkshire -20 138 £37,500 +7.14% 15
South Yorkshire -3 18 £32,500 -7.14% 7
North Yorkshire -35 10 £35,000 - 8
East Yorkshire +3 6 £25,500 -43.33% 4
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 334 (72.61%) .NET
2 324 (70.43%) C#
3 239 (51.96%) SQL Server
4 238 (51.74%) SQL
5 192 (41.74%) JavaScript
6 182 (39.57%) ASP.NET
7 170 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (34.57%) MVC
9 152 (33.04%) HTML
10 133 (28.91%) Software Engineering
11 116 (25.22%) Java
12 112 (24.35%) jQuery
13 106 (23.04%) CSS
13 106 (23.04%) OO
14 93 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
15 88 (19.13%) Oracle
16 86 (18.70%) Degree
17 82 (17.83%) WCF
18 80 (17.39%) .NET Framework
19 70 (15.22%) Web Services
20 69 (15.00%) WinForms
21 60 (13.04%) VB.NET
22 57 (12.39%) XML
23 56 (12.17%) Microsoft
23 56 (12.17%) Computer Science
24 55 (11.96%) HTML5
25 54 (11.74%) Visual Studio
26 53 (11.52%) TDD
27 43 (9.35%) Windows
28 41 (8.91%) Finance

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 10 (2.17%) CMS
2 8 (1.74%) IIS
3 7 (1.52%) Apache
3 7 (1.52%) Node.js
4 6 (1.30%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.30%) WordPress
5 5 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.09%) Kentico
6 4 (0.87%) JBoss
7 3 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.65%) Jetty
7 3 (0.65%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.65%) Mule
7 3 (0.65%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.65%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.70%) SaaS
3 17 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.30%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.43%) GitHub
7 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.26%) Internet
2 10 (2.17%) HTTP
3 7 (1.52%) Broadband
4 4 (0.87%) SAN
5 3 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (51.96%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.48%) MySQL
3 19 (4.13%) MongoDB
3 19 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.83%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.39%) Big Data
7 11 (2.39%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.96%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.30%) Apache Hive
9 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.30%) SQLite
9 6 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.30%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.87%) DataStage
11 4 (0.87%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.87%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 54 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 40 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (5.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (2.83%) JUnit
4 13 (2.83%) Selenium
5 11 (2.39%) JIRA
5 11 (2.39%) Git (software)
6 10 (2.17%) Subversion
7 7 (1.52%) Maven
8 5 (1.09%) Ant
8 5 (1.09%) ClearQuest
8 5 (1.09%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (0.65%) Mockito
10 3 (0.65%) Hamcrest
10 3 (0.65%) LLBLGen Pro
10 3 (0.65%) Grunt
10 3 (0.65%) gulp
11 2 (0.43%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.43%) NuGet
General
1 41 (8.91%) Finance
2 32 (6.96%) Retail
3 12 (2.61%) Games
4 10 (2.17%) Banking
5 5 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.65%) Legal
6 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.43%) Advertising
7 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (72.61%) .NET
2 182 (39.57%) ASP.NET
3 152 (33.04%) HTML
4 112 (24.35%) jQuery
5 106 (23.04%) CSS
6 93 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 82 (17.83%) WCF
8 80 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 70 (15.22%) Web Services
10 69 (15.00%) WinForms
11 57 (12.39%) XML
12 55 (11.96%) HTML5
13 38 (8.26%) AngularJS
14 35 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 30 (6.52%) Ajax
16 29 (6.30%) Entity Framework
17 26 (5.65%) WPF
17 26 (5.65%) Spring
18 21 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
19 17 (3.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 39 (8.48%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.70%) E-Learning
4 14 (3.04%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.83%) User Experience
6 11 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.39%) Data Integration
7 10 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.74%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.30%) IVR
9 6 (1.30%) RIA
10 5 (1.09%) Animation
10 5 (1.09%) Biometrics
10 5 (1.09%) iPad
11 4 (0.87%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.87%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.65%) Physics
13 2 (0.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 43 (9.35%) Windows
2 40 (8.70%) Android
3 37 (8.04%) Linux
4 27 (5.87%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.17%) UNIX
6 9 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (1.09%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (34.57%) MVC
3 133 (28.91%) Software Engineering
4 106 (23.04%) OO
5 53 (11.52%) TDD
6 40 (8.70%) OOP
7 38 (8.26%) Scrum
8 33 (7.17%) Web Development
9 32 (6.96%) SDLC
10 24 (5.22%) Android Development
10 24 (5.22%) Project Management
11 22 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (4.13%) iOS Development
13 19 (4.13%) Mobile Development
14 18 (3.91%) Concurrent Programming
14 18 (3.91%) Multithreading
15 16 (3.48%) Unit Testing
15 16 (3.48%) Test Scripting
15 16 (3.48%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 324 (70.43%) C#
2 238 (51.74%) SQL
3 192 (41.74%) JavaScript
4 116 (25.22%) Java
5 60 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 38 (8.26%) VB
6 38 (8.26%) PHP
7 36 (7.83%) Python
8 35 (7.61%) C++
9 30 (6.52%) T-SQL
10 27 (5.87%) Ruby
11 10 (2.17%) Groovy
11 10 (2.17%) Uniface
12 8 (1.74%) C
13 6 (1.30%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.09%) R
14 5 (1.09%) Delphi
14 5 (1.09%) VB6
15 3 (0.65%) VBA
15 3 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 86 (18.70%) Degree
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 88 (19.13%) Oracle
2 56 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (2.83%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.52%) Apple
5 7 (1.52%) DevExpress
5 7 (1.52%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.09%) IBM
7 4 (0.87%) Tableau
8 3 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.43%) BEA
9 2 (0.43%) Sybase
9 2 (0.43%) Google
9 2 (0.43%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.22%) Siebel
10 1 (0.22%) Sony
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £35040 per annum + bonuses
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