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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 65 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 277 221 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.73% 4.16% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 4.39% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 233 194 226
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 £30,000 £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
7170 5033 5663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.51% 94.73% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5715 4011 4667
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -7 192 £33,500 -4.28% 26
North Yorkshire -4 54 £35,000 -12.50% 8
South Yorkshire +1 25 £34,750 +0.72% 8
East Yorkshire -4 5 £45,000 +50.00%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 373 (68.32%) C#
2 362 (66.30%) .NET
3 246 (45.05%) ASP.NET
4 241 (44.14%) SQL Server
5 223 (40.84%) JavaScript
6 214 (39.19%) HTML
7 210 (38.46%) SQL
7 210 (38.46%) MVC
8 157 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
9 145 (26.56%) CSS
10 139 (25.46%) Java
11 119 (21.79%) Software Engineering
12 110 (20.15%) OO
13 108 (19.78%) .NET Framework
14 105 (19.23%) Microsoft
15 96 (17.58%) Web Services
16 95 (17.40%) jQuery
17 90 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
18 82 (15.02%) Degree
19 79 (14.47%) Finance
20 74 (13.55%) XML
20 74 (13.55%) Windows
21 71 (13.00%) VB.NET
22 67 (12.27%) WCF
23 64 (11.72%) T-SQL
24 61 (11.17%) Visual Studio
24 61 (11.17%) OOP
25 60 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
26 55 (10.07%) Enterprise Software
26 55 (10.07%) WinForms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 32 (5.86%) IIS
2 23 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.30%) Apache
4 17 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.65%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.37%) Drupal
6 2 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.18%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.18%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.18%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.20%) SaaS
2 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.73%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.56%) Internet
2 9 (1.65%) Intranet
3 3 (0.55%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.55%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
4 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (44.14%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (7.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (5.68%) MySQL
5 22 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.75%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.83%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.10%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.55%) MS Access
14 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
14 3 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (0.37%) BODI
Development Applications
1 61 (11.17%) Visual Studio
2 31 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (4.21%) Maven
4 20 (3.66%) Selenium
5 17 (3.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (1.65%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.28%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (1.10%) JUnit
8 6 (1.10%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.10%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.92%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.73%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.55%) Subversion
12 2 (0.37%) JIRA
12 2 (0.37%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (0.37%) Moq
13 1 (0.18%) Mocha
13 1 (0.18%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.18%) Phing
General
1 79 (14.47%) Finance
2 14 (2.56%) Retail
3 12 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.20%) Games
4 11 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.65%) Back Office
6 6 (1.10%) Marketing
7 3 (0.55%) Law
7 3 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (66.30%) .NET
2 246 (45.05%) ASP.NET
3 214 (39.19%) HTML
4 145 (26.56%) CSS
5 108 (19.78%) .NET Framework
6 96 (17.58%) Web Services
7 95 (17.40%) jQuery
8 90 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 74 (13.55%) XML
10 67 (12.27%) WCF
11 55 (10.07%) WinForms
12 38 (6.96%) HTML5
13 37 (6.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 37 (6.78%) WPF
14 35 (6.41%) SOAP
15 33 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (4.95%) REST
16 27 (4.95%) Spring
16 27 (4.95%) Ajax
17 22 (4.03%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.07%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 26 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.58%) Mathematics
4 21 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 17 (3.11%) User Experience
6 13 (2.38%) Physics
7 12 (2.20%) IVR
7 12 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.65%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.47%) NHS
9 8 (1.47%) GIS
10 7 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.10%) DTV
12 5 (0.92%) iPad
13 4 (0.73%) Open Source
13 4 (0.73%) iPhone
14 2 (0.37%) PDA
15 1 (0.18%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 74 (13.55%) Windows
2 38 (6.96%) Linux
3 23 (4.21%) Android
3 23 (4.21%) UNIX
4 9 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.55%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (38.46%) MVC
2 157 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (21.79%) Software Engineering
4 110 (20.15%) OO
5 61 (11.17%) OOP
6 52 (9.52%) Scrum
7 40 (7.33%) Unit Testing
8 32 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (5.68%) Project Management
9 31 (5.68%) TDD
9 31 (5.68%) Mentoring
10 21 (3.85%) UML
10 21 (3.85%) BDD
10 21 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
11 20 (3.66%) Benchmarking
12 19 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (3.11%) Web Application Development
13 17 (3.11%) RUP
14 16 (2.93%) DSDM
14 16 (2.93%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 373 (68.32%) C#
2 223 (40.84%) JavaScript
3 210 (38.46%) SQL
4 139 (25.46%) Java
5 71 (13.00%) VB.NET
6 64 (11.72%) T-SQL
7 49 (8.97%) VB
8 45 (8.24%) C++
9 35 (6.41%) C
10 21 (3.85%) VB6
11 9 (1.65%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.65%) Python
11 9 (1.65%) PHP
12 8 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.10%) VBA
13 6 (1.10%) XPath
14 5 (0.92%) COBOL
15 3 (0.55%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.37%) ActionScript
17 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (15.02%) Degree
2 11 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.55%) Firmware
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 105 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.69%) Oracle
3 7 (1.28%) Cisco
4 6 (1.10%) IBM
5 5 (0.92%) Sencha
6 4 (0.73%) Apple
7 3 (0.55%) Metastorm
7 3 (0.55%) Zend
8 2 (0.37%) Google
8 2 (0.37%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.37%) Adobe
9 1 (0.18%) Avaya
9 1 (0.18%) Genesys
9 1 (0.18%) Progress
9 1 (0.18%) Twitter
9 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.18%) Perforce
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