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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 123 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 144 267 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.11% 3.64% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 3.78% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 124 218 189
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
6548 7070 5011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.07% 96.33% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5387 5571 3951
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -41 102 £36,000 +2.85% 5
South Yorkshire -1 23 £32,500 -13.33% 5
North Yorkshire -50 10 £35,000 - 5
East Yorkshire +9 7 £23,000 -48.88% 3
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 256 (66.84%) .NET
2 252 (65.80%) C#
3 199 (51.96%) SQL
4 183 (47.78%) SQL Server
5 157 (40.99%) JavaScript
6 134 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (34.46%) ASP.NET
8 118 (30.81%) HTML
9 115 (30.03%) MVC
10 113 (29.50%) Software Engineering
11 102 (26.63%) Java
12 82 (21.41%) Oracle
13 81 (21.15%) OO
14 80 (20.89%) CSS
15 78 (20.37%) jQuery
16 72 (18.80%) Degree
17 64 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC
18 62 (16.19%) Computer Science
19 61 (15.93%) Web Services
20 54 (14.10%) WCF
20 54 (14.10%) XML
21 53 (13.84%) .NET Framework
22 51 (13.32%) Visual Studio
23 47 (12.27%) WinForms
24 44 (11.49%) VB.NET
25 42 (10.97%) HTML5
26 40 (10.44%) Microsoft
27 39 (10.18%) C++
28 38 (9.92%) Python
29 36 (9.40%) Linux

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (2.35%) Node.js
2 7 (1.83%) Apache Pig
2 7 (1.83%) CMS
3 5 (1.31%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.31%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.04%) JBoss
4 4 (1.04%) Apache
4 4 (1.04%) WordPress
4 4 (1.04%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.78%) IIS
5 3 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.78%) Mule ESB
5 3 (0.78%) Jetty
5 3 (0.78%) Mule
6 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.52%) SAS
6 2 (0.52%) OpenROAD
6 2 (0.52%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (2.87%) SaaS
2 10 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.61%) Internet
2 7 (1.83%) Broadband
3 6 (1.57%) HTTP
4 4 (1.04%) SAN
5 3 (0.78%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (47.78%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.05%) MySQL
3 16 (4.18%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.61%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.61%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.61%) Big Data
6 8 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.83%) Apache Hive
8 6 (1.57%) SQLite
9 5 (1.31%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.31%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.78%) Redis
10 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (13.32%) Visual Studio
2 35 (9.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (6.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (3.39%) JUnit
4 13 (3.39%) JIRA
4 13 (3.39%) Selenium
5 7 (1.83%) Maven
5 7 (1.83%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.31%) Ant
6 5 (1.31%) ClearCase
6 5 (1.31%) ClearQuest
7 4 (1.04%) Grunt
7 4 (1.04%) gulp
8 3 (0.78%) Moq
8 3 (0.78%) Mockito
8 3 (0.78%) Hamcrest
9 2 (0.52%) NuGet
9 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.52%) Subversion
9 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (8.88%) Finance
2 26 (6.79%) Retail
3 15 (3.92%) Banking
4 11 (2.87%) Games
5 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.78%) Legal
6 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.78%) Advertising
7 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
8 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (66.84%) .NET
2 132 (34.46%) ASP.NET
3 118 (30.81%) HTML
4 80 (20.89%) CSS
5 78 (20.37%) jQuery
6 64 (16.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (15.93%) Web Services
8 54 (14.10%) XML
8 54 (14.10%) WCF
9 53 (13.84%) .NET Framework
10 47 (12.27%) WinForms
11 42 (10.97%) HTML5
12 30 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 27 (7.05%) AngularJS
14 24 (6.27%) Ajax
15 23 (6.01%) Spring
16 17 (4.44%) WPF
17 16 (4.18%) Entity Framework
18 12 (3.13%) Java EE
19 11 (2.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.19%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.36%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 14 (3.66%) E-Learning
4 14 (3.66%) User Experience
5 11 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.83%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.83%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.57%) RIA
8 6 (1.57%) IVR
8 6 (1.57%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.31%) Biometrics
9 5 (1.31%) Animation
9 5 (1.31%) iPad
10 4 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.78%) Physics
12 2 (0.52%) Blog
12 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.40%) Linux
2 27 (7.05%) Windows
3 26 (6.79%) Android
4 22 (5.74%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.61%) UNIX
6 8 (2.09%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.04%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (30.03%) MVC
3 113 (29.50%) Software Engineering
4 81 (21.15%) OO
5 34 (8.88%) TDD
5 34 (8.88%) Scrum
6 33 (8.62%) OOP
6 33 (8.62%) SDLC
7 24 (6.27%) Project Management
8 23 (6.01%) Web Development
9 17 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (4.44%) Multithreading
9 17 (4.44%) Concurrent Programming
10 16 (4.18%) Test Scripting
10 16 (4.18%) Android Development
10 16 (4.18%) iOS Development
11 14 (3.66%) Unit Testing
11 14 (3.66%) Configuration Management
12 12 (3.13%) Open Source
12 12 (3.13%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 252 (65.80%) C#
2 199 (51.96%) SQL
3 157 (40.99%) JavaScript
4 102 (26.63%) Java
5 44 (11.49%) VB.NET
6 39 (10.18%) C++
7 38 (9.92%) Python
8 32 (8.36%) VB
9 29 (7.57%) Ruby
10 28 (7.31%) PHP
11 21 (5.48%) T-SQL
12 19 (4.96%) Uniface
13 10 (2.61%) C
14 7 (1.83%) Groovy
15 6 (1.57%) R
16 5 (1.31%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.31%) Perl
17 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.04%) Scala
17 4 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (18.80%) Degree
2 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (21.41%) Oracle
2 40 (10.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (2.35%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.83%) Apple
5 7 (1.83%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.31%) IBM
7 3 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.78%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.52%) BEA
8 2 (0.52%) Northgate
8 2 (0.52%) Google
8 2 (0.52%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.26%) Siebel
9 1 (0.26%) Sony
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