Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1704 1964 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.89% 25.57% 28.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.55% 26.07% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1850 2241
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6669 7533 8926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 98.09% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 6507 7212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,725 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in West Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in West Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in West Yorkshire

Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 1193 £42,500 +6.25% 132
Bradford +1 221 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Halifax +7 56 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Huddersfield +1 47 £37,500 +11.11% 10
Wakefield -6 41 £36,500 -2.67% 10
Bingley - 25 £32,500 - 1
Wetherby 0 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Dewsbury +2 9 £30,000 -
Pudsey +3 8 £35,000 -2.78%
Ilkley -1 6 £31,750 -9.29% 1
Batley - 5 £42,500 -
Otley 0 4 £33,750 -20.59%
Castleford 0 3 £43,250 +44.17% 2
Keighley - 3 £25,000 - 3
Pontefract -6 2 - - 1
Elland - 2 £32,500 - 2
Brighouse 0 1 £28,682 -18.05%
Calderdale - 1 - -
Developer
Yorkshire

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 754 (44.25%) SQL
2 749 (43.96%) C#
3 730 (42.84%) JavaScript
4 709 (41.61%) .NET
5 693 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
6 637 (37.38%) HTML
7 581 (34.10%) CSS
8 567 (33.27%) SQL Server
9 540 (31.69%) MVC
10 435 (25.53%) ASP.NET
11 347 (20.36%) Java
12 332 (19.48%) Microsoft
13 307 (18.02%) jQuery
14 272 (15.96%) TDD
15 266 (15.61%) PHP
16 258 (15.14%) AngularJS
17 254 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 243 (14.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 231 (13.56%) Web Development
20 225 (13.20%) Git (software)
21 216 (12.68%) HTML5
22 209 (12.27%) T-SQL
23 198 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
24 197 (11.56%) OO
25 195 (11.44%) Web Services
26 194 (11.38%) MySQL
27 191 (11.21%) .NET Framework
28 190 (11.15%) Front End Development
29 170 (9.98%) Finance
30 163 (9.57%) Software Engineering

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 70 (4.11%) CMS
2 61 (3.58%) WordPress
3 39 (2.29%) Umbraco
4 34 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.58%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.29%) Apache
6 22 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 20 (1.17%) Confluence
7 20 (1.17%) JBoss
8 18 (1.06%) Drupal
9 14 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (0.76%) IIS
11 12 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.70%) nginx
12 9 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.53%) Jetty
13 8 (0.47%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.47%) EPiServer
13 8 (0.47%) Kentico
14 7 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.23%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.059%) InVision
Business Applications
1 50 (2.93%) Magento
2 13 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
5 8 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.059%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.059%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP APO
8 1 (0.059%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.059%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.059%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 104 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.41%) GitHub
4 15 (0.88%) Office 365
5 14 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.59%) IaaS
7 8 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.47%) Google Play
7 8 (0.47%) Loggly
7 8 (0.47%) SaaS
7 8 (0.47%) Sumo Logic
7 8 (0.47%) Taleo
8 5 (0.29%) npm
9 2 (0.12%) AdWords
9 2 (0.12%) Heroku
10 1 (0.059%) G Suite
10 1 (0.059%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.059%) PaaS
10 1 (0.059%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.059%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.47%) Internet
2 7 (0.41%) Firewall
3 6 (0.35%) PPP
4 5 (0.29%) AMQP
4 5 (0.29%) SMS
5 4 (0.23%) Intranet
5 4 (0.23%) Skype
6 3 (0.18%) SSH
7 2 (0.12%) Broadband
7 2 (0.12%) DNS
7 2 (0.12%) HTTP
7 2 (0.12%) SSL
8 1 (0.059%) ADSL
8 1 (0.059%) FTP
8 1 (0.059%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 567 (33.27%) SQL Server
2 243 (14.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 194 (11.38%) MySQL
4 156 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 141 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 131 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 79 (4.64%) NoSQL
8 77 (4.52%) Relational Database
9 62 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 57 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (2.88%) MongoDB
12 46 (2.70%) Power BI
13 45 (2.64%) SQL Server 2014
14 33 (1.94%) Riak
14 33 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
15 28 (1.64%) Oracle Database
16 27 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
17 25 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
18 24 (1.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 225 (13.20%) Git (software)
2 151 (8.86%) Visual Studio
3 92 (5.40%) Subversion
4 74 (4.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 49 (2.88%) Maven
6 47 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 46 (2.70%) TeamCity
8 44 (2.58%) Grunt
9 43 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 40 (2.35%) JIRA
11 36 (2.11%) Selenium
12 35 (2.05%) Mercurial
13 30 (1.76%) gulp
14 28 (1.64%) Jasmine
15 26 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
16 25 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 23 (1.35%) SpecFlow
18 17 (1.00%) PHPUnit
19 16 (0.94%) Cucumber
19 16 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 170 (9.98%) Finance
2 84 (4.93%) Advertising
3 82 (4.81%) Games
4 69 (4.05%) Retail
5 46 (2.70%) Marketing
6 25 (1.47%) Legal
7 23 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.82%) Law
9 10 (0.59%) Automotive
10 8 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.35%) Banking
11 6 (0.35%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.18%) Electronics
12 3 (0.18%) Publishing
13 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.059%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 709 (41.61%) .NET
2 637 (37.38%) HTML
3 581 (34.10%) CSS
4 435 (25.53%) ASP.NET
5 307 (18.02%) jQuery
6 258 (15.14%) AngularJS
7 254 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 216 (12.68%) HTML5
9 195 (11.44%) Web Services
10 191 (11.21%) .NET Framework
11 158 (9.27%) CSS3
12 134 (7.86%) Node.js
13 116 (6.81%) Spring
14 112 (6.57%) XML
15 111 (6.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 105 (6.16%) React
17 88 (5.16%) WCF
18 85 (4.99%) REST
19 77 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
20 72 (4.23%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.04%) Greenfield Project
2 124 (7.28%) User Experience
3 64 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
5 47 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 45 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 39 (2.29%) Data Structures
8 26 (1.53%) NHS
9 21 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 16 (0.94%) Management Information System
10 16 (0.94%) Social Media
11 13 (0.76%) Music Streaming
11 13 (0.76%) N-Tier
12 12 (0.70%) iPhone
13 8 (0.47%) Blog
13 8 (0.47%) Fintech
13 8 (0.47%) iPad
14 6 (0.35%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.35%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 61 (3.58%) Linux
2 52 (3.05%) Android
3 51 (2.99%) Windows
4 40 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.23%) Unix
6 5 (0.29%) CentOS
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.18%) Fedora
9 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 693 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (31.69%) MVC
3 272 (15.96%) TDD
4 231 (13.56%) Web Development
5 198 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
6 197 (11.56%) OO
7 190 (11.15%) Front End Development
8 163 (9.57%) Software Engineering
9 153 (8.98%) Scrum
10 147 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
11 125 (7.34%) ETL
11 125 (7.34%) Test Automation
12 122 (7.16%) Mentoring
13 117 (6.87%) E-Commerce
13 117 (6.87%) SDLC
14 99 (5.81%) Unit Testing
15 83 (4.87%) OOP
16 69 (4.05%) BDD
17 58 (3.40%) Data Modelling
18 52 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 754 (44.25%) SQL
2 749 (43.96%) C#
3 730 (42.84%) JavaScript
4 347 (20.36%) Java
5 266 (15.61%) PHP
6 209 (12.27%) T-SQL
7 110 (6.46%) Python
8 73 (4.28%) Ruby
9 55 (3.23%) C++
10 48 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 37 (2.17%) VB.NET
12 32 (1.88%) VB
13 27 (1.58%) ABAP
14 26 (1.53%) Go
15 24 (1.41%) PowerShell
16 21 (1.23%) ES6
16 21 (1.23%) Scala
17 19 (1.12%) Bash Shell
18 15 (0.88%) TypeScript
19 11 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 121 (7.10%) Degree
2 31 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.35%) DBS Check
6 3 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.12%) ISEB
7 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.059%) HNC
8 1 (0.059%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.059%) MCSA
8 1 (0.059%) PhD
8 1 (0.059%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.06%) QA
2 10 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.41%) SLA
4 6 (0.35%) HL7
5 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (4.11%) Docker
2 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.059%) RACF
4 1 (0.059%) Samba
4 1 (0.059%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (1.70%) Puppet
2 24 (1.41%) Ansible
3 19 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.47%) Nagios
4 8 (0.47%) Prometheus
4 8 (0.47%) Salt
4 8 (0.47%) ZABBIX
5 7 (0.41%) Grafana
6 5 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.29%) Rancher
6 5 (0.29%) Terraform
7 4 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.23%) Kibana
7 4 (0.23%) WSUS
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.059%) cPanel
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.059%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 332 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 156 (9.15%) Oracle
3 87 (5.11%) SAP
4 55 (3.23%) Google
5 32 (1.88%) Zend
6 24 (1.41%) Twitter
7 21 (1.23%) Tableau
8 19 (1.12%) Adobe
8 19 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.00%) IBM
10 16 (0.94%) Splunk
11 15 (0.88%) hybris
12 12 (0.70%) Xamarin
13 9 (0.53%) Progress
13 9 (0.53%) Rackspace
13 9 (0.53%) WooCommerce
14 8 (0.47%) Cognos
14 8 (0.47%) Facebook
14 8 (0.47%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (0.47%) Talend