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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 65 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 236 260 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.60% 3.65% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 3.79% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 207 243 191
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
6357 6853 5276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.02% 96.28% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 5509 4184
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +4 150 £40,000 +14.28% 19
North Yorkshire +9 54 £37,500 +7.14% 9
South Yorkshire +2 22 £30,000 -14.28% 10
East Yorkshire +6 10 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 439 (77.84%) C#
2 416 (73.76%) .NET
3 295 (52.30%) SQL Server
4 276 (48.94%) SQL
5 257 (45.57%) ASP.NET
6 229 (40.60%) MVC
7 219 (38.83%) JavaScript
8 211 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
9 184 (32.62%) HTML
10 142 (25.18%) Software Engineering
10 142 (25.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 141 (25.00%) Java
12 138 (24.47%) OO
13 133 (23.58%) .NET Framework
14 131 (23.23%) CSS
15 119 (21.10%) jQuery
16 107 (18.97%) WCF
17 102 (18.09%) Degree
18 98 (17.38%) WinForms
19 96 (17.02%) Scrum
19 96 (17.02%) VB.NET
20 92 (16.31%) Finance
20 92 (16.31%) Microsoft
21 84 (14.89%) Windows
22 81 (14.36%) Enterprise Software
23 78 (13.83%) Oracle
24 63 (11.17%) TDD
25 59 (10.46%) T-SQL
25 59 (10.46%) HTML5
25 59 (10.46%) Entity Framework

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (2.66%) SharePoint
1 15 (2.66%) IIS
2 11 (1.95%) Apache
3 9 (1.60%) CMS
4 7 (1.24%) Kentico
5 6 (1.06%) WordPress
6 5 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.53%) Mule ESB
7 3 (0.53%) Mule
7 3 (0.53%) JBoss
8 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.35%) EPiServer CMS
8 2 (0.35%) Node.js
9 1 (0.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 33 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
1 21 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.84%) SaaS
4 5 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.89%) Force.com
5 2 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.90%) Internet
2 8 (1.42%) HTTP
3 6 (1.06%) Intranet
4 4 (0.71%) SAN
5 3 (0.53%) Broadband
6 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (52.30%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.16%) MySQL
3 34 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.84%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.48%) Big Data
9 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
9 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.95%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.06%) SQLite
14 5 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 54 (9.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (9.22%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.01%) Selenium
4 11 (1.95%) Moq
4 11 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (1.77%) Subversion
5 10 (1.77%) ReSharper
5 10 (1.77%) SoapUI
6 9 (1.60%) TeamCity
7 8 (1.42%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.42%) Hudson
8 7 (1.24%) JIRA
9 5 (0.89%) LLBLGen Pro
9 5 (0.89%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.89%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.53%) NuGet
10 3 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
10 3 (0.53%) JUnit
11 2 (0.35%) NUnit
General
1 92 (16.31%) Finance
2 47 (8.33%) Retail
3 12 (2.13%) Games
4 10 (1.77%) Banking
5 5 (0.89%) Electronics
5 5 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 5 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.53%) Legal
6 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.53%) Marketing
7 2 (0.35%) Advertising
7 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (73.76%) .NET
2 257 (45.57%) ASP.NET
3 184 (32.62%) HTML
4 142 (25.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 133 (23.58%) .NET Framework
6 131 (23.23%) CSS
7 119 (21.10%) jQuery
8 107 (18.97%) WCF
9 98 (17.38%) WinForms
10 59 (10.46%) HTML5
10 59 (10.46%) Entity Framework
11 58 (10.28%) Web Services
12 51 (9.04%) WPF
13 50 (8.87%) XML
14 41 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 36 (6.38%) Ajax
16 29 (5.14%) AngularJS
17 27 (4.79%) Silverlight
18 22 (3.90%) JSON
19 20 (3.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.36%) Enterprise Software
2 48 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 16 (2.84%) Client/Server
4 16 (2.84%) E-Learning
5 15 (2.66%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.95%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.77%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.42%) iPad
11 6 (1.06%) NHS
12 5 (0.89%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.89%) Animation
13 4 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
13 4 (0.71%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.71%) User Experience
14 3 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.53%) iPhone
14 3 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.89%) Windows
2 52 (9.22%) Android
3 37 (6.56%) Linux
4 33 (5.85%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (1.24%) UNIX
7 4 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.53%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (40.60%) MVC
2 211 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (25.18%) Software Engineering
4 138 (24.47%) OO
5 96 (17.02%) Scrum
6 63 (11.17%) TDD
7 49 (8.69%) OOP
8 40 (7.09%) SDLC
9 36 (6.38%) Product Management
10 35 (6.21%) Web Development
11 34 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
11 34 (6.03%) Performance Analysis
12 32 (5.67%) Android Development
13 25 (4.43%) Unit Testing
13 25 (4.43%) Mentoring
14 23 (4.08%) iOS Development
14 23 (4.08%) UML
15 21 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (3.37%) Mobile Development
17 18 (3.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 439 (77.84%) C#
2 276 (48.94%) SQL
3 219 (38.83%) JavaScript
4 141 (25.00%) Java
5 96 (17.02%) VB.NET
6 59 (10.46%) T-SQL
7 54 (9.57%) PHP
8 31 (5.50%) C++
9 30 (5.32%) VB
10 28 (4.96%) Python
11 14 (2.48%) Ruby
12 8 (1.42%) Delphi
12 8 (1.42%) Groovy
13 7 (1.24%) VB6
14 6 (1.06%) C
14 6 (1.06%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.71%) Uniface
16 3 (0.53%) VBA
17 2 (0.35%) XPath
17 2 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 102 (18.09%) Degree
2 13 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.66%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) HL7
2 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (1.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 92 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 78 (13.83%) Oracle
3 22 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (3.37%) Xamarin
5 11 (1.95%) Apple
6 8 (1.42%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.24%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.89%) IBM
9 4 (0.71%) Tableau
10 3 (0.53%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.35%) Google
11 2 (0.35%) Micro Focus
11 2 (0.35%) BEA
11 2 (0.35%) HP
11 2 (0.35%) Sybase
11 2 (0.35%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.18%) Siebel
12 1 (0.18%) Sony
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