The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Software Programmer
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 155 182
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.080% 0.31% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.32% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.10%  

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 2435 2811 3232
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.88% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2020 2338 2557
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Software Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer in Leeds

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Software Programmer in Leeds

Software Programmer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Software 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft