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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 56 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 309 302 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.30% 4.06% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 4.23% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 279 284 185
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 £26,000 £22,650 £22,500
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
7004 7134 5528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 95.86% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5651 4357
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +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 £38,000
% 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 180 £40,000 +14.28% 22
North Yorkshire +13 81 £37,500 +7.14% 7
South Yorkshire +17 35 £40,000 +23.07% 3
East Yorkshire +13 12 £26,000 -13.33% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 477 (80.98%) C#
2 438 (74.36%) .NET
3 308 (52.29%) SQL Server
4 280 (47.54%) ASP.NET
5 277 (47.03%) SQL
6 251 (42.61%) MVC
7 225 (38.20%) JavaScript
7 225 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
8 197 (33.45%) HTML
9 158 (26.83%) Java
9 158 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 146 (24.79%) OO
11 145 (24.62%) .NET Framework
12 140 (23.77%) CSS
13 133 (22.58%) Software Engineering
14 116 (19.69%) jQuery
15 115 (19.52%) WCF
16 113 (19.19%) VB.NET
17 111 (18.85%) Scrum
18 105 (17.83%) Finance
18 105 (17.83%) Microsoft
19 99 (16.81%) WinForms
20 92 (15.62%) Enterprise Software
21 89 (15.11%) Degree
21 89 (15.11%) Windows
22 79 (13.41%) Oracle
23 77 (13.07%) T-SQL
24 70 (11.88%) Entity Framework
25 68 (11.54%) Web Services
26 65 (11.04%) XML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.55%) IIS
3 12 (2.04%) Apache
4 6 (1.02%) CMS
4 6 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.02%) WordPress
5 5 (0.85%) Kentico
6 4 (0.68%) JBoss
7 3 (0.51%) Mule
7 3 (0.51%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) Drupal
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.24%) SaaS
2 22 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.87%) Force.com
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.90%) Internet
2 7 (1.19%) Intranet
2 7 (1.19%) HTTP
3 4 (0.68%) SAN
4 2 (0.34%) LDAP
5 1 (0.17%) Broadband
5 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (52.29%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.17%) MySQL
3 41 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (2.72%) Big Data
7 16 (2.72%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 14 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.19%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.85%) Pentaho
12 5 (0.85%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.85%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.85%) RavenDB
12 5 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 64 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (10.02%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.89%) Selenium
3 17 (2.89%) Git (software)
3 17 (2.89%) Moq
4 16 (2.72%) SoapUI
4 16 (2.72%) ReSharper
5 11 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (1.70%) Subversion
7 9 (1.53%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.53%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.36%) Hudson
9 5 (0.85%) LLBLGen Pro
9 5 (0.85%) JIRA
9 5 (0.85%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.85%) ClearQuest
10 3 (0.51%) JUnit
10 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.51%) CppUnit
10 3 (0.51%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 105 (17.83%) Finance
2 59 (10.02%) Retail
3 11 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (1.70%) Banking
5 9 (1.53%) Electronics
6 5 (0.85%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.85%) Games
7 3 (0.51%) Marketing
7 3 (0.51%) Legal
8 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) German Language
9 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.17%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (74.36%) .NET
2 280 (47.54%) ASP.NET
3 197 (33.45%) HTML
4 158 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 145 (24.62%) .NET Framework
6 140 (23.77%) CSS
7 116 (19.69%) jQuery
8 115 (19.52%) WCF
9 99 (16.81%) WinForms
10 70 (11.88%) Entity Framework
11 68 (11.54%) Web Services
12 65 (11.04%) XML
13 63 (10.70%) WPF
14 44 (7.47%) HTML5
15 41 (6.96%) Ajax
16 35 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 29 (4.92%) Silverlight
18 24 (4.07%) NHibernate
19 23 (3.90%) JSON
20 16 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 92 (15.62%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.23%) Open Source
4 17 (2.89%) Client/Server
5 16 (2.72%) Private Cloud
6 14 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.21%) Data Integration
8 12 (2.04%) E-Learning
8 12 (2.04%) NHS
9 7 (1.19%) DTV
9 7 (1.19%) STB
9 7 (1.19%) iPad
10 6 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.02%) iPhone
10 6 (1.02%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.51%) GIS
12 3 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.11%) Windows
2 43 (7.30%) Android
3 41 (6.96%) Linux
4 35 (5.94%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (1.19%) UNIX
7 5 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.34%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.34%) Debian
8 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (42.61%) MVC
2 225 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (24.79%) OO
4 133 (22.58%) Software Engineering
5 111 (18.85%) Scrum
6 63 (10.70%) OOP
7 62 (10.53%) TDD
8 41 (6.96%) Web Development
9 38 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
10 36 (6.11%) Product Management
10 36 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (5.60%) UML
12 27 (4.58%) Unit Testing
13 26 (4.41%) Mentoring
14 24 (4.07%) Android Development
15 18 (3.06%) iOS Development
15 18 (3.06%) Analytics
16 15 (2.55%) Mobile Development
16 15 (2.55%) Test Scripting
16 15 (2.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 477 (80.98%) C#
2 277 (47.03%) SQL
3 225 (38.20%) JavaScript
4 158 (26.83%) Java
5 113 (19.19%) VB.NET
6 77 (13.07%) T-SQL
7 54 (9.17%) PHP
8 34 (5.77%) VB
9 31 (5.26%) C++
10 23 (3.90%) Python
11 11 (1.87%) Ruby
12 8 (1.36%) Groovy
12 8 (1.36%) Delphi
13 7 (1.19%) VB6
14 6 (1.02%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.68%) VBA
16 3 (0.51%) C
17 2 (0.34%) Uniface
17 2 (0.34%) XAML
17 2 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 89 (15.11%) Degree
2 14 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.87%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) HL7
2 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 105 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 79 (13.41%) Oracle
3 24 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (2.38%) Apple
5 11 (1.87%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.36%) Business Objects
7 7 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.02%) IBM
9 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.68%) Tableau
10 2 (0.34%) Kofax
10 2 (0.34%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.34%) HP
10 2 (0.34%) BEA
10 2 (0.34%) Sybase
11 1 (0.17%) Siebel
11 1 (0.17%) Sony
11 1 (0.17%) Google
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago