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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 114 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 158 309 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.51% 4.31% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 4.39% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 136 276 250
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 £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6107 7038 6562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.91% 98.16% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5102 5826 5054
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -57 95 £42,500 +7.59% 26
South Yorkshire +12 33 £37,000 +23.33% 9
North Yorkshire -16 23 £43,750 +25.00% 7
East Yorkshire -2 2 £27,500 +5.76%
Software Developer
England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 218 (67.08%) C#
2 196 (60.31%) .NET
3 166 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (51.08%) SQL Server
4 148 (45.54%) JavaScript
5 128 (39.38%) ASP.NET
6 121 (37.23%) SQL
7 118 (36.31%) MVC
8 94 (28.92%) HTML
9 73 (22.46%) Visual Studio
10 69 (21.23%) Java
11 65 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 65 (20.00%) CSS
12 63 (19.38%) .NET Framework
13 62 (19.08%) TDD
13 62 (19.08%) Scrum
13 62 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 59 (18.15%) Degree
15 57 (17.54%) Microsoft
16 55 (16.92%) WCF
17 47 (14.46%) jQuery
18 46 (14.15%) Web Services
19 45 (13.85%) XML
20 44 (13.54%) OO
20 44 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
21 42 (12.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 40 (12.31%) T-SQL
22 40 (12.31%) WinForms
23 38 (11.69%) Finance
23 38 (11.69%) HTML5

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (4.31%) Node.js
2 11 (3.38%) IIS
3 7 (2.15%) OpenROAD
4 6 (1.85%) Apache
5 5 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.31%) CICS
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.15%) MS Office
3 4 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.31%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.15%) Force.com
2 7 (2.15%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.85%) Internet
2 3 (0.92%) HTTP
2 3 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (51.08%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (7.69%) MySQL
4 16 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 15 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (4.31%) RDBMS
7 13 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.15%) Redis
10 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.23%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.92%) Big Data
13 3 (0.92%) Data Mining
14 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 73 (22.46%) Visual Studio
2 44 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (9.54%) Selenium
4 25 (7.69%) NUnit
5 24 (7.38%) Git (software)
5 24 (7.38%) Moq
6 22 (6.77%) ReSharper
7 20 (6.15%) Jasmine
8 19 (5.85%) MSBuild
8 19 (5.85%) MSTest
8 19 (5.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (5.85%) SoapUI
8 19 (5.85%) SpecFlow
9 10 (3.08%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.46%) JUnit
10 8 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (2.15%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (2.15%) PROIV
11 7 (2.15%) Subversion
12 6 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 38 (11.69%) Finance
2 11 (3.38%) Banking
2 11 (3.38%) Games
3 4 (1.23%) Back Office
3 4 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.23%) Retail
4 2 (0.62%) Legal
4 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.31%) Advertising
5 1 (0.31%) Law
5 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (60.31%) .NET
2 128 (39.38%) ASP.NET
3 94 (28.92%) HTML
4 65 (20.00%) CSS
5 63 (19.38%) .NET Framework
6 62 (19.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 55 (16.92%) WCF
8 47 (14.46%) jQuery
9 46 (14.15%) Web Services
10 45 (13.85%) XML
11 40 (12.31%) WinForms
12 38 (11.69%) HTML5
13 33 (10.15%) AngularJS
14 31 (9.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 29 (8.92%) CSS3
15 29 (8.92%) XSLT
16 23 (7.08%) Entity Framework
17 22 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (6.15%) D3.js
19 19 (5.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.15%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.77%) Mathematics
4 8 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.15%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.85%) Life Science
6 6 (1.85%) User Experience
7 5 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.23%) DTV
8 4 (1.23%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.23%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.92%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.92%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.92%) IPTV
9 3 (0.92%) STB
10 2 (0.62%) Social Media
10 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.15%) Linux
2 26 (8.00%) Windows
3 13 (4.00%) Android
4 10 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.15%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) AIX
6 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (36.31%) MVC
3 65 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 62 (19.08%) Scrum
4 62 (19.08%) TDD
5 44 (13.54%) OO
6 29 (8.92%) SDLC
7 26 (8.00%) Web Development
8 23 (7.08%) SOLID
9 19 (5.85%) Automated Testing
9 19 (5.85%) DSDM
9 19 (5.85%) Mentoring
10 16 (4.92%) OOP
11 15 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (4.62%) Unit Testing
12 12 (3.69%) Web Application Development
13 11 (3.38%) E-Commerce
14 10 (3.08%) Front End Development
14 10 (3.08%) Software Architecture
15 9 (2.77%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 218 (67.08%) C#
2 148 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 121 (37.23%) SQL
4 69 (21.23%) Java
5 40 (12.31%) T-SQL
6 37 (11.38%) PHP
7 34 (10.46%) Python
8 31 (9.54%) C++
9 24 (7.38%) Ruby
10 22 (6.77%) VB.NET
11 18 (5.54%) Uniface
12 14 (4.31%) C
12 14 (4.31%) XPath
13 11 (3.38%) Perl
13 11 (3.38%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.15%) Apex Code
14 7 (2.15%) Clipper
14 7 (2.15%) COBOL
14 7 (2.15%) LINC
14 7 (2.15%) xBase
Qualifications
1 59 (18.15%) Degree
2 24 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.46%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.85%) MCTS
4 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 57 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.54%) Oracle
3 4 (1.23%) Borland
4 3 (0.92%) Northgate
5 1 (0.31%) Progress
5 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.31%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.31%) Twitter
5 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Learn Direct
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus competitive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22963 - £30836 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
yourrecruit IT Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Generous holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bennefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £180000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + pensions + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago