Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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
20 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 1687 1939 2610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.88% 25.60% 28.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.55% 26.10% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1829 2284
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 6603 7430 9060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 6413 7325
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 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 20 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 20 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 1179 £42,500 +6.25% 124
Bradford +1 222 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Halifax +7 54 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Huddersfield +1 47 £37,500 +11.11% 8
Wakefield -6 40 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Bingley - 23 £36,250 - 4
Wetherby 0 16 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Pudsey +3 8 £35,000 -2.78% 1
Dewsbury +2 8 £28,500 -5.00%
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 20 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.

1 747 (44.28%) SQL
2 740 (43.86%) C#
3 720 (42.68%) JavaScript
4 700 (41.49%) .NET
5 689 (40.84%) Agile Software Development
6 631 (37.40%) HTML
7 575 (34.08%) CSS
8 570 (33.79%) SQL Server
9 540 (32.01%) MVC
10 434 (25.73%) ASP.NET
11 347 (20.57%) Java
12 329 (19.50%) Microsoft
13 305 (18.08%) jQuery
14 270 (16.00%) TDD
15 261 (15.47%) PHP
16 257 (15.23%) AngularJS
17 256 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 242 (14.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 232 (13.75%) Web Development
20 226 (13.40%) Git (software)
21 216 (12.80%) HTML5
22 212 (12.57%) T-SQL
23 201 (11.91%) Web Services
24 198 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
25 196 (11.62%) OO
26 193 (11.44%) .NET Framework
27 192 (11.38%) MySQL
28 182 (10.79%) Front End Development
29 170 (10.08%) Finance
30 161 (9.54%) 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 71 (4.21%) CMS
2 61 (3.62%) WordPress
3 40 (2.37%) Umbraco
4 37 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 26 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 22 (1.30%) Apache
6 22 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 21 (1.24%) Confluence
8 20 (1.19%) JBoss
9 18 (1.07%) Drupal
10 13 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.77%) IIS
10 13 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.71%) 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 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.24%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.059%) InVision
Business Applications
1 49 (2.90%) Magento
2 12 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
4 8 (0.47%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.059%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.059%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.059%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.059%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.059%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.059%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.059%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.059%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.059%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 106 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.42%) GitHub
4 14 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (0.83%) Office 365
5 10 (0.59%) IaaS
6 8 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.47%) Google Play
6 8 (0.47%) Loggly
6 8 (0.47%) SaaS
6 8 (0.47%) Sumo Logic
6 8 (0.47%) Taleo
7 5 (0.30%) npm
8 2 (0.12%) AdWords
8 2 (0.12%) Heroku
9 1 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.059%) G Suite
9 1 (0.059%) PaaS
9 1 (0.059%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.059%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.47%) Internet
2 6 (0.36%) Firewall
2 6 (0.36%) PPP
3 5 (0.30%) AMQP
3 5 (0.30%) SMS
4 4 (0.24%) Intranet
4 4 (0.24%) Skype
5 3 (0.18%) SSH
6 2 (0.12%) Broadband
6 2 (0.12%) DNS
6 2 (0.12%) HTTP
6 2 (0.12%) SSL
7 1 (0.059%) ADSL
7 1 (0.059%) FTP
7 1 (0.059%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 570 (33.79%) SQL Server
2 242 (14.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 192 (11.38%) MySQL
4 155 (9.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 140 (8.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 131 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
7 81 (4.80%) NoSQL
8 75 (4.45%) Relational Database
9 62 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
10 58 (3.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 48 (2.85%) MongoDB
12 46 (2.73%) Power BI
12 46 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
13 34 (2.02%) Riak
13 34 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
14 29 (1.72%) Oracle Database
15 27 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
17 24 (1.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 226 (13.40%) Git (software)
2 150 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 96 (5.69%) Subversion
4 74 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (3.02%) Maven
6 48 (2.85%) Jenkins
7 46 (2.73%) TeamCity
8 45 (2.67%) Grunt
9 44 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
10 42 (2.49%) JIRA
11 36 (2.13%) Mercurial
12 34 (2.02%) Selenium
13 31 (1.84%) gulp
14 29 (1.72%) Jasmine
15 26 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
16 25 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 21 (1.24%) SpecFlow
18 17 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
18 17 (1.01%) NUnit
18 17 (1.01%) PHPUnit
General
1 170 (10.08%) Finance
2 83 (4.92%) Games
3 81 (4.80%) Advertising
4 66 (3.91%) Retail
5 46 (2.73%) Marketing
6 26 (1.54%) Legal
7 23 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.83%) Law
9 8 (0.47%) Automotive
9 8 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.36%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.30%) Banking
12 3 (0.18%) Publishing
13 2 (0.12%) Electronics
13 2 (0.12%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.059%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 700 (41.49%) .NET
2 631 (37.40%) HTML
3 575 (34.08%) CSS
4 434 (25.73%) ASP.NET
5 305 (18.08%) jQuery
6 257 (15.23%) AngularJS
7 256 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 216 (12.80%) HTML5
9 201 (11.91%) Web Services
10 193 (11.44%) .NET Framework
11 158 (9.37%) CSS3
12 132 (7.82%) Node.js
13 119 (7.05%) Spring
14 116 (6.88%) XML
15 112 (6.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 103 (6.11%) React
17 88 (5.22%) WCF
18 86 (5.10%) REST
19 79 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web API
20 72 (4.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 137 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
2 120 (7.11%) User Experience
3 63 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 39 (2.31%) Data Structures
8 26 (1.54%) NHS
9 22 (1.30%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.01%) Social Media
11 16 (0.95%) Management Information System
12 13 (0.77%) Music Streaming
13 12 (0.71%) iPhone
13 12 (0.71%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.53%) Fintech
15 8 (0.47%) Blog
15 8 (0.47%) iPad
16 7 (0.41%) W3C
17 6 (0.36%) BBC
17 6 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 62 (3.68%) Linux
2 52 (3.08%) Windows
3 50 (2.96%) Android
4 38 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 21 (1.24%) Unix
6 5 (0.30%) CentOS
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (0.18%) Fedora
8 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (40.84%) Agile Software Development
2 540 (32.01%) MVC
3 270 (16.00%) TDD
4 232 (13.75%) Web Development
5 198 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
6 196 (11.62%) OO
7 182 (10.79%) Front End Development
8 161 (9.54%) Software Engineering
9 151 (8.95%) Scrum
10 146 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
11 124 (7.35%) ETL
12 122 (7.23%) Test Automation
13 121 (7.17%) Mentoring
14 117 (6.94%) SDLC
15 113 (6.70%) E-Commerce
16 97 (5.75%) Unit Testing
17 82 (4.86%) OOP
18 65 (3.85%) BDD
19 58 (3.44%) Data Modelling
20 52 (3.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 747 (44.28%) SQL
2 740 (43.86%) C#
3 720 (42.68%) JavaScript
4 347 (20.57%) Java
5 261 (15.47%) PHP
6 212 (12.57%) T-SQL
7 106 (6.28%) Python
8 69 (4.09%) Ruby
9 54 (3.20%) C++
10 48 (2.85%) PL/SQL
11 37 (2.19%) VB.NET
12 32 (1.90%) VB
13 27 (1.60%) ABAP
14 26 (1.54%) Go
15 24 (1.42%) PowerShell
16 23 (1.36%) ES6
17 21 (1.24%) Scala
18 19 (1.13%) Bash Shell
19 16 (0.95%) TypeScript
20 11 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 121 (7.17%) Degree
2 31 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.36%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.12%) ISEB
7 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
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 17 (1.01%) QA
2 10 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.41%) SLA
4 6 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (4.21%) 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 (1.72%) Puppet
2 24 (1.42%) Ansible
3 19 (1.13%) 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 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.30%) Rancher
6 5 (0.30%) Terraform
7 4 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 4 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.24%) Kibana
7 4 (0.24%) 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
1 329 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 156 (9.25%) Oracle
3 87 (5.16%) SAP
4 53 (3.14%) Google
5 32 (1.90%) Zend
6 22 (1.30%) Twitter
7 19 (1.13%) Adobe
7 19 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.13%) Tableau
8 17 (1.01%) IBM
9 16 (0.95%) Splunk
10 15 (0.89%) hybris
11 12 (0.71%) Xamarin
12 9 (0.53%) Facebook
12 9 (0.53%) Rackspace
12 9 (0.53%) WooCommerce
13 8 (0.47%) Apple
13 8 (0.47%) New Relic
13 8 (0.47%) SaltStack
13 8 (0.47%) Talend