The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 1 7 1
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 38 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 30.16% 18.88% 29.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.40% 19.29% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 52
Median salary £37,250 £33,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.87% -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 121 140 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.03% 97.90% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 113 111 161
Median salary £34,500 £34,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.72% +3.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wakefield

Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Developer in Wakefield

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wakefield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Wakefield

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Developer 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 Wakefield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 50 (66.67%) C#
3 46 (61.33%) CSS
4 45 (60.00%) HTML
5 42 (56.00%) MVC
6 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
7 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
8 34 (45.33%) Web Development
9 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET
10 26 (34.67%) Mobile App
11 24 (32.00%) Software Engineering
12 23 (30.67%) PHP
13 21 (28.00%) AngularJS
14 19 (25.33%) Manufacturing
15 18 (24.00%) jQuery
16 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (22.67%) Web Services
16 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
16 17 (22.67%) Relational Database
17 16 (21.33%) Oracle Database
17 16 (21.33%) SQL
17 16 (21.33%) Oracle
17 16 (21.33%) RDBMS
18 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
19 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
20 13 (17.33%) MySQL
20 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
21 12 (16.00%) HTML5
22 11 (14.67%) Linux
22 11 (14.67%) SDLC

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 10 (13.33%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 4 (5.33%) nginx
4 3 (4.00%) CMS
4 3 (4.00%) WordPress
5 2 (2.67%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) concrete5
6 1 (1.33%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) Photoshop
3 6 (8.00%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) Relational Database
3 16 (21.33%) Oracle Database
3 16 (21.33%) RDBMS
4 13 (17.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) Redis
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) gulp
3 2 (2.67%) MorphX
4 1 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.33%) Bower
4 1 (1.33%) Grunt
General
1 19 (25.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.33%) Games
3 4 (5.33%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (69.33%) .NET
2 46 (61.33%) CSS
3 45 (60.00%) HTML
4 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 18 (24.00%) jQuery
7 17 (22.67%) Web Services
8 13 (17.33%) .NET Framework
9 12 (16.00%) HTML5
10 11 (14.67%) CSS3
11 10 (13.33%) Ajax
11 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (13.33%) LAMP
12 9 (12.00%) Sass
13 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (10.67%) LESS
14 7 (9.33%) LINQ
14 7 (9.33%) React
14 7 (9.33%) RESTful
15 6 (8.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) CentOS
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) MVC
2 34 (45.33%) Web Development
3 24 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.67%) SDLC
6 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) OO
6 10 (13.33%) Open Source
7 9 (12.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (8.00%) OOD
8 6 (8.00%) TDD
9 5 (6.67%) DevOps
10 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.33%) Web Design
11 2 (2.67%) Analytics
11 2 (2.67%) ERP
11 2 (2.67%) OO PHP
11 2 (2.67%) Web Application Development
12 1 (1.33%) Game Development
12 1 (1.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) C#
2 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.67%) PHP
4 16 (21.33%) SQL
5 5 (6.67%) Java
6 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.00%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) X++
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) C++
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
1 1 (1.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Oracle
2 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Google
3 2 (2.67%) Zend
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe
4 1 (1.33%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.33%) PayPal
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.33%) Telerik
4 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
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