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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 65 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 267 224 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.64% 4.22% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 4.47% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 218 189 222
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £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
7068 5010 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.42% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 3950 4573
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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 -4 182 £35,000 - 15
North Yorkshire -4 62 £35,000 -9.67% 11
South Yorkshire -7 26 £37,500 +7.14% 5
East Yorkshire -3 3 £45,000 +50.00%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 344 (65.77%) C#
2 335 (64.05%) .NET
3 242 (46.27%) SQL Server
4 234 (44.74%) SQL
5 225 (43.02%) ASP.NET
6 209 (39.96%) JavaScript
7 203 (38.81%) HTML
8 184 (35.18%) MVC
9 149 (28.49%) CSS
10 142 (27.15%) Java
11 116 (22.18%) Microsoft
12 113 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
13 106 (20.27%) Software Engineering
13 106 (20.27%) OO
14 103 (19.69%) .NET Framework
15 92 (17.59%) jQuery
16 83 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 81 (15.49%) Degree
18 79 (15.11%) Windows
19 75 (14.34%) Web Services
19 75 (14.34%) T-SQL
20 72 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
21 68 (13.00%) Enterprise Software
22 66 (12.62%) Finance
23 59 (11.28%) VB.NET
24 58 (11.09%) XML
25 56 (10.71%) OOP
25 56 (10.71%) Scrum
26 54 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
27 52 (9.94%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 36 (6.88%) IIS
2 30 (5.74%) Apache
2 30 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.82%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.72%) NServiceBus
5 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.38%) Drupal
6 2 (0.38%) CMS
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.19%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.19%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.19%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.15%) SaaS
3 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.10%) Internet
2 6 (1.15%) Intranet
3 3 (0.57%) Ethernet
3 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.19%) LDAP
4 1 (0.19%) SMS
4 1 (0.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 72 (13.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (10.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (4.02%) MySQL
5 17 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.38%) BODI
12 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 52 (9.94%) Visual Studio
2 34 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (6.12%) Maven
4 17 (3.25%) Selenium
5 11 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (1.72%) SpecFlow
7 7 (1.34%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.15%) JUnit
9 3 (0.57%) JIRA
10 2 (0.38%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.38%) Subversion
11 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.19%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.19%) Mocha
11 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.19%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.19%) Phing
General
1 66 (12.62%) Finance
2 19 (3.63%) Games
3 18 (3.44%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.91%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.91%) Retail
5 6 (1.15%) Legal
6 5 (0.96%) Law
6 5 (0.96%) Back Office
6 5 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (64.05%) .NET
2 225 (43.02%) ASP.NET
3 203 (38.81%) HTML
4 149 (28.49%) CSS
5 103 (19.69%) .NET Framework
6 92 (17.59%) jQuery
7 83 (15.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 75 (14.34%) Web Services
9 58 (11.09%) XML
10 49 (9.37%) WinForms
10 49 (9.37%) WCF
11 41 (7.84%) Spring
12 38 (7.27%) HTML5
12 38 (7.27%) REST
13 36 (6.88%) WPF
14 32 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 29 (5.54%) SOAP
16 26 (4.97%) Ajax
16 26 (4.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (3.44%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.00%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.16%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.97%) Mathematics
5 20 (3.82%) Physics
6 15 (2.87%) Data Integration
7 11 (2.10%) IVR
7 11 (2.10%) NHS
8 10 (1.91%) DTV
9 9 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.34%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.34%) GIS
11 4 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.57%) iPad
12 3 (0.57%) Open Source
12 3 (0.57%) Firmware
12 3 (0.57%) Data Conversion
13 2 (0.38%) PDA
13 2 (0.38%) iPhone
13 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 79 (15.11%) Windows
2 50 (9.56%) Linux
3 31 (5.93%) UNIX
4 27 (5.16%) Android
5 7 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.57%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.19%) Debian
9 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (35.18%) MVC
2 113 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (20.27%) Software Engineering
3 106 (20.27%) OO
4 56 (10.71%) OOP
4 56 (10.71%) Scrum
5 50 (9.56%) Unit Testing
6 38 (7.27%) TDD
7 34 (6.50%) UML
8 30 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (5.54%) BDD
10 27 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (4.97%) RUP
12 24 (4.59%) DSDM
12 24 (4.59%) Low Latency
13 23 (4.40%) Project Management
14 16 (3.06%) Web Development
15 15 (2.87%) Performance Analysis
15 15 (2.87%) Benchmarking
16 14 (2.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 344 (65.77%) C#
2 234 (44.74%) SQL
3 209 (39.96%) JavaScript
4 142 (27.15%) Java
5 75 (14.34%) T-SQL
6 59 (11.28%) VB.NET
7 45 (8.60%) C++
8 36 (6.88%) VB
9 28 (5.35%) C
10 18 (3.44%) VB6
11 9 (1.72%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.53%) Python
13 7 (1.34%) PHP
13 7 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.96%) VBA
14 5 (0.96%) COBOL
15 4 (0.76%) XAML
15 4 (0.76%) XPath
16 3 (0.57%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.38%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 81 (15.49%) Degree
2 6 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 8 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 116 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.59%) Oracle
3 5 (0.96%) Cisco
3 5 (0.96%) Metastorm
4 4 (0.76%) IBM
5 3 (0.57%) Zend
6 2 (0.38%) Perforce
6 2 (0.38%) Google
6 2 (0.38%) Apple
6 2 (0.38%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.19%) Avaya
7 1 (0.19%) Genesys
7 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.19%) Twitter
7 1 (0.19%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £34000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 3 days ago