The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Developer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 22.45% 24.07% 32.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.45% 24.07% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 41
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
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 98 162 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 85 152 122
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Wakefield

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 35 (58.33%) CSS
2 34 (56.67%) HTML
3 33 (55.00%) .NET
3 33 (55.00%) C#
4 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
6 25 (41.67%) PHP
7 24 (40.00%) MVC
8 23 (38.33%) Web Development
9 22 (36.67%) Mobile App
10 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (33.33%) AngularJS
12 19 (31.67%) Web Services
13 18 (30.00%) MySQL
14 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
15 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
15 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
15 15 (25.00%) Oracle
15 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
15 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
15 15 (25.00%) RDBMS
16 13 (21.67%) CSS3
17 12 (20.00%) SDLC
17 12 (20.00%) jQuery
18 11 (18.33%) Front End Development
18 11 (18.33%) HTML5
18 11 (18.33%) Linux
19 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
20 9 (15.00%) OO
20 9 (15.00%) SQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (13.33%) Apache
2 6 (10.00%) IIS
3 5 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) InVision
1 7 (11.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (30.00%) MySQL
3 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.33%) gulp
4 1 (1.67%) NUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) CSS
2 34 (56.67%) HTML
3 33 (55.00%) .NET
4 20 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 19 (31.67%) Web Services
6 13 (21.67%) CSS3
7 12 (20.00%) jQuery
8 11 (18.33%) HTML5
9 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 9 (15.00%) Ajax
11 8 (13.33%) LAMP
11 8 (13.33%) React
11 8 (13.33%) Sass
12 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
12 7 (11.67%) Entity Framework
12 7 (11.67%) LESS
12 7 (11.67%) RESTful
13 6 (10.00%) Classic ASP
14 5 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
14 5 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.33%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) MVC
2 23 (38.33%) Web Development
3 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.00%) SDLC
6 11 (18.33%) Front End Development
7 9 (15.00%) OO
8 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 8 (13.33%) Open Source
8 8 (13.33%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) OOD
10 3 (5.00%) Coaching
10 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.00%) ERP
10 3 (5.00%) Logistics
10 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.00%) Software Architecture
10 3 (5.00%) Web Design
11 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) C#
2 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (41.67%) PHP
4 9 (15.00%) SQL
5 4 (6.67%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) VB6
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Telerik
5 1 (1.67%) DevExpress
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