The median annual salary for a Programmer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Programmer
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 142 165
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 2 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.080% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.75% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 9
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £32,375 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,125 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2443 2806 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.18% 97.97% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7943 10560 11748
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Leeds

Programmer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Leeds.

Salary trend for Programmer in Leeds

Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 5 (41.67%) User Experience
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile Development
4 5 (41.67%) Apple Swift
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (8.33%) Scala
8 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) BDD
8 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS

Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Django
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 5 (41.67%) Mobile Development
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) BDD
8 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Apple Swift
2 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft