The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Programmer
Rank 230 235 216
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 11 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.20% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 5
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
Software Programmer
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
6474 6851 5315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.90% 96.37% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 5534 4211
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Yorkshire region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Programmer
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 Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
North Yorkshire +20 6 £52,500 +23.52%
West Yorkshire +17 4 £40,000 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -10 1 - -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (35.71%) WinForms
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
7 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
8 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (7.14%) Finance
9 1 (7.14%) Automotive
9 1 (7.14%) CSS
9 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
9 1 (7.14%) OO
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Software Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) WinForms
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) MFC
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
2 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft