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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Programmer
Rank 243 259 244
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 13 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.071% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 10
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
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
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 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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Software Programmer Salary Histogram 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 11 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 -3 5 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire +17 3 £35,000 -
Software Programmer
England

Software Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) MVC
4 11 (45.83%) C#
5 9 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) Web Development
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) SOAP
9 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 5 (20.83%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) CRM
9 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.83%) ERP
9 5 (20.83%) Middleware
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) WSDL
10 4 (16.67%) XSD
10 4 (16.67%) jQuery
10 4 (16.67%) SDLC
11 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
11 3 (12.50%) C++

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Middleware
2 5 (20.83%) REST
2 5 (20.83%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) jQuery
3 4 (16.67%) WSDL
3 4 (16.67%) XSD
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) WinForms
5 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) W3C
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) ERP
4 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (8.33%) Logistics
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) User Stories
7 1 (4.17%) B2B
7 1 (4.17%) B2C
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle