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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 58 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 280 266 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.99% 4.08% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 4.28% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 246 236 195
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
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
6799 6215 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.00% 95.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5662 4866 4823
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 159 £39,500 +5.33% 31
North Yorkshire -3 52 £35,000 -4.10% 9
South Yorkshire -13 32 £30,000 -14.28% 2
East Yorkshire -3 3 £25,000 -29.07% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 491 (84.36%) C#
2 429 (73.71%) .NET
3 303 (52.06%) ASP.NET
4 286 (49.14%) SQL Server
5 270 (46.39%) MVC
6 220 (37.80%) SQL
7 199 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
8 198 (34.02%) JavaScript
9 195 (33.51%) HTML
10 151 (25.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 148 (25.43%) Java
12 145 (24.91%) .NET Framework
13 139 (23.88%) OO
14 131 (22.51%) Software Engineering
15 130 (22.34%) CSS
16 119 (20.45%) Finance
17 115 (19.76%) Microsoft
18 114 (19.59%) VB.NET
19 113 (19.42%) WCF
20 111 (19.07%) Scrum
20 111 (19.07%) Web Services
21 99 (17.01%) XML
22 94 (16.15%) Windows
23 91 (15.64%) jQuery
24 84 (14.43%) Degree
25 83 (14.26%) Visual Studio
26 82 (14.09%) T-SQL
26 82 (14.09%) OOP
27 79 (13.57%) Enterprise Software
28 78 (13.40%) WPF

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 34 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.92%) IIS
3 11 (1.89%) Apache
4 4 (0.69%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Kentico
6 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.17%) CMS
6 1 (0.17%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.30%) SaaS
2 16 (2.75%) Force.com
3 9 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.44%) Internet
2 10 (1.72%) Intranet
3 2 (0.34%) LDAP
4 1 (0.17%) Broadband
4 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (49.14%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.97%) MySQL
3 44 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (4.47%) Oracle Database
7 26 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 24 (4.12%) Oracle9i Database
10 22 (3.78%) Relational Database
11 13 (2.23%) Big Data
12 11 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (1.03%) MS Access
14 5 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 83 (14.26%) Visual Studio
2 56 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (3.44%) Selenium
4 19 (3.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (3.09%) SoapUI
6 16 (2.75%) Moq
7 14 (2.41%) ReSharper
8 8 (1.37%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.20%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.03%) Maven
10 6 (1.03%) Hudson
11 5 (0.86%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.86%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.86%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.86%) Subversion
12 3 (0.52%) NUnit
12 3 (0.52%) CppUnit
General
1 119 (20.45%) Finance
2 46 (7.90%) Retail
3 10 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (1.72%) Back Office
3 10 (1.72%) Electronics
4 7 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.52%) Banking
6 2 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.17%) French Language
7 1 (0.17%) German Language
7 1 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.17%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (73.71%) .NET
2 303 (52.06%) ASP.NET
3 195 (33.51%) HTML
4 151 (25.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 145 (24.91%) .NET Framework
6 130 (22.34%) CSS
7 113 (19.42%) WCF
8 111 (19.07%) Web Services
9 99 (17.01%) XML
10 91 (15.64%) jQuery
11 78 (13.40%) WPF
12 77 (13.23%) WinForms
13 70 (12.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 36 (6.19%) Silverlight
15 35 (6.01%) Ajax
16 32 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 30 (5.15%) SOAP
18 22 (3.78%) J2EE
19 20 (3.44%) Java EE
20 17 (2.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.57%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (4.47%) Mobile App
2 26 (4.47%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.78%) Data Integration
4 21 (3.61%) Mathematics
5 19 (3.26%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.92%) NHS
7 16 (2.75%) Open Source
8 12 (2.06%) User Experience
9 10 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.72%) iPad
10 9 (1.55%) iPhone
11 8 (1.37%) Physics
11 8 (1.37%) STB
11 8 (1.37%) DTV
12 7 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (1.03%) GIS
14 5 (0.86%) IVR
14 5 (0.86%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (16.15%) Windows
2 27 (4.64%) Apple iOS
3 24 (4.12%) Linux
4 23 (3.95%) Android
5 8 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (1.03%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.34%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) UNIX
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (46.39%) MVC
2 199 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (23.88%) OO
4 131 (22.51%) Software Engineering
5 111 (19.07%) Scrum
6 82 (14.09%) OOP
7 44 (7.56%) Performance Analysis
8 32 (5.50%) TDD
9 31 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (5.33%) Product Management
10 30 (5.15%) Benchmarking
10 30 (5.15%) UML
11 29 (4.98%) Project Management
12 28 (4.81%) Mentoring
13 20 (3.44%) Web Development
14 19 (3.26%) Unit Testing
15 17 (2.92%) Android Development
16 16 (2.75%) iOS Development
16 16 (2.75%) Kanban
16 16 (2.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 491 (84.36%) C#
2 220 (37.80%) SQL
3 198 (34.02%) JavaScript
4 148 (25.43%) Java
5 114 (19.59%) VB.NET
6 82 (14.09%) T-SQL
7 52 (8.93%) VB
8 33 (5.67%) C++
9 31 (5.33%) PHP
10 18 (3.09%) VB6
11 17 (2.92%) C
12 8 (1.37%) Python
13 6 (1.03%) VBA
13 6 (1.03%) XPath
14 5 (0.86%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.69%) Delphi
15 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.52%) XAML
16 3 (0.52%) Ruby
17 1 (0.17%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 84 (14.43%) Degree
2 23 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.37%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) HL7
2 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 115 (19.76%) Microsoft
2 77 (13.23%) Oracle
3 17 (2.92%) Apple
4 9 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.20%) Business Objects
6 5 (0.86%) IBM
6 5 (0.86%) Sencha
6 5 (0.86%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.69%) Cisco
7 4 (0.69%) SAP
8 3 (0.52%) Kofax
8 3 (0.52%) Google
9 2 (0.34%) Micro Focus
9 2 (0.34%) HP
9 2 (0.34%) BEA
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.17%) Progress
10 1 (0.17%) Pega
10 1 (0.17%) AccuRev
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