Period
to 19 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,319 1,870 2,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.23% 28.75% 28.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.08% 29.60% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,143 1,686 1,802
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 4,385 6,318 6,969
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 97.14% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,694 5,348 5,976
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 0 917 £42,500 -5.56% 226
Bradford 0 94 £40,000 -5.88% 33
Wakefield +2 88 £36,500 -14.12% 28
Halifax -2 51 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Huddersfield 0 47 £47,500 +26.67% 19
Otley -3 26 - - 6
Pontefract +3 16 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Ilkley -4 12 £38,500 -9.41%
Wetherby -3 8 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Batley -1 3 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Dewsbury -2 3 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Pudsey - 3 £45,000 -
Cleckheaton +1 2 £23,500 -25.98% 1
Keighley +6 1 £35,000 +22.81% 3
Castleford -4 1 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Todmorden - 1 £24,000 - 1
Elland - 1 £50,000 - 1
Mirfield - 1 £39,500 -
Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 690 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 655 (49.66%) C#
3 576 (43.67%) .NET
4 554 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
5 547 (41.47%) SQL
6 403 (30.55%) MVC
7 364 (27.60%) HTML
8 349 (26.46%) SQL Server
9 347 (26.31%) Microsoft
10 343 (26.00%) CSS
11 337 (25.55%) ASP.NET
12 276 (20.92%) Java
13 235 (17.82%) TDD
14 229 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 221 (16.76%) Git (software)
16 217 (16.45%) Software Engineering
17 213 (16.15%) jQuery
18 211 (16.00%) React
19 198 (15.01%) AngularJS
20 181 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC
21 167 (12.66%) BDD
21 167 (12.66%) PHP
22 160 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
23 144 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 140 (10.61%) HTML5
24 140 (10.61%) DevOps
25 139 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
26 130 (9.86%) T-SQL
27 129 (9.78%) Node.js
28 122 (9.25%) Test Automation

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 31 (2.35%) nginx
2 30 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.20%) CMS
4 28 (2.12%) WordPress
5 25 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (1.59%) Apache
7 19 (1.44%) Confluence
8 13 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.83%) Umbraco
10 9 (0.68%) IIS
11 7 (0.53%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.53%) JBoss
12 6 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.38%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
15 3 (0.23%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.23%) Mule
15 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.76%) Sketch
4 9 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.38%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.076%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.076%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.076%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.076%) InVision
7 1 (0.076%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (1.74%) Magento
2 16 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.76%) Shopify
4 8 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.23%) FastStats
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.15%) Unica
7 1 (0.076%) Exstream
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.076%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 229 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (6.97%) Power Platform
4 37 (2.81%) GitHub
5 32 (2.43%) Office 365
6 28 (2.12%) G Suite
7 26 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.52%) SaaS
9 16 (1.21%) Serverless
10 13 (0.99%) Google Analytics
10 13 (0.99%) Slack
11 11 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (0.83%) PaaS
12 8 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.61%) AWS CodePipeline
13 6 (0.45%) npm
14 5 (0.38%) AdWords
14 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Flow
14 5 (0.38%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.06%) HTTP
2 10 (0.76%) Internet
3 5 (0.38%) FTP
4 3 (0.23%) DNS
4 3 (0.23%) ICMP
5 2 (0.15%) Broadband
5 2 (0.15%) SSH
6 1 (0.076%) Skype
6 1 (0.076%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (26.46%) SQL Server
2 144 (10.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 121 (9.17%) MySQL
4 92 (6.97%) Power BI
5 80 (6.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
7 63 (4.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 59 (4.47%) NoSQL
9 27 (2.05%) MongoDB
9 27 (2.05%) Redis
10 21 (1.59%) Big Data
10 21 (1.59%) QlikView
11 20 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.52%) Star Schema
12 19 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (1.06%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.99%) DB2
14 13 (0.99%) Relational Database
14 13 (0.99%) Riak
Development Applications
1 221 (16.76%) Git (software)
2 111 (8.42%) Jenkins
3 93 (7.05%) Visual Studio
4 79 (5.99%) Selenium
5 69 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 60 (4.55%) Subversion
7 58 (4.40%) JIRA
8 57 (4.32%) Cucumber
9 43 (3.26%) SoapUI
10 37 (2.81%) Octopus Deploy
11 36 (2.73%) gulp
12 33 (2.50%) Mercurial
13 30 (2.27%) Appium
14 29 (2.20%) Grunt
15 28 (2.12%) Buildbot
15 28 (2.12%) Gatling
15 28 (2.12%) NeoLoad
15 28 (2.12%) Ranorex
15 28 (2.12%) WATIR
15 28 (2.12%) WebLOAD
General
1 115 (8.72%) Finance
2 53 (4.02%) Marketing
3 48 (3.64%) Retail
4 26 (1.97%) Legal
5 18 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 12 (0.91%) Games
6 12 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 9 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 9 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.61%) Law
9 4 (0.30%) Billing
10 3 (0.23%) Automotive
10 3 (0.23%) Banking
10 3 (0.23%) iGaming
11 2 (0.15%) Back Office
11 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.076%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.076%) Military
12 1 (0.076%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 576 (43.67%) .NET
2 364 (27.60%) HTML
3 343 (26.00%) CSS
4 337 (25.55%) ASP.NET
5 213 (16.15%) jQuery
6 211 (16.00%) React
7 198 (15.01%) AngularJS
8 181 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 140 (10.61%) HTML5
10 129 (9.78%) Node.js
11 121 (9.17%) .NET Framework
12 107 (8.11%) Vue.js
13 103 (7.81%) Spring
14 101 (7.66%) Web Services
15 96 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
15 96 (7.28%) REST
16 92 (6.97%) CSS3
17 80 (6.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 72 (5.46%) XML
19 69 (5.23%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 100 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
2 85 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
3 74 (5.61%) User Experience
4 66 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 46 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (2.43%) NHS
7 28 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
8 22 (1.67%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.06%) Digital Media
10 13 (0.99%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.53%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.38%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.38%) Social Media
13 4 (0.30%) Life Science
13 4 (0.30%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.30%) W3C
14 3 (0.23%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.23%) Linux Command Line
14 3 (0.23%) Video\Live Streaming
15 2 (0.15%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 58 (4.40%) Linux
2 46 (3.49%) Android
3 37 (2.81%) Apple iOS
4 35 (2.65%) Windows
5 13 (0.99%) Unix
5 13 (0.99%) Windows 10
6 9 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.076%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.076%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (30.55%) MVC
3 235 (17.82%) TDD
4 217 (16.45%) Software Engineering
5 167 (12.66%) BDD
6 140 (10.61%) DevOps
7 139 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
8 122 (9.25%) Test Automation
9 121 (9.17%) Mentoring
10 118 (8.95%) Scrum
11 114 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
12 111 (8.42%) OO
13 105 (7.96%) Web Development
14 104 (7.88%) Front End Development
15 89 (6.75%) Pair Programming
16 85 (6.44%) Problem-Solving
17 84 (6.37%) Microservices
18 76 (5.76%) E-Commerce
19 74 (5.61%) ETL
19 74 (5.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 690 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 655 (49.66%) C#
3 547 (41.47%) SQL
4 276 (20.92%) Java
5 167 (12.66%) PHP
6 130 (9.86%) T-SQL
7 116 (8.79%) Python
8 75 (5.69%) C++
9 65 (4.93%) VB.NET
10 64 (4.85%) Ruby
11 49 (3.71%) TypeScript
12 44 (3.34%) Scala
13 40 (3.03%) PowerShell
14 39 (2.96%) VB
15 29 (2.20%) C
16 26 (1.97%) ES6
17 21 (1.59%) Kotlin
18 20 (1.52%) Apple Swift
19 18 (1.36%) Objective-C
20 16 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (3.71%) Degree
2 13 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.61%) MCP
4 2 (0.15%) MCSE
4 2 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.076%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.076%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.96%) Data Quality
2 26 (1.97%) QA
3 11 (0.83%) SLA
4 6 (0.45%) GDPR
5 1 (0.076%) Dublin Core
5 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (6.07%) Docker
2 4 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (3.11%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.97%) Ansible
3 8 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.38%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.30%) Terraform
6 3 (0.23%) Puppet
7 1 (0.076%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 347 (26.31%) Microsoft
2 60 (4.55%) Google
3 38 (2.88%) Xamarin
4 35 (2.65%) Tableau
5 23 (1.74%) Oracle
6 21 (1.59%) Zend
7 18 (1.36%) Sitecore
8 14 (1.06%) Splunk
9 13 (0.99%) IBM
10 11 (0.83%) Avid
10 11 (0.83%) PayPal
10 11 (0.83%) SAP
11 10 (0.76%) Adobe
11 10 (0.76%) AppDynamics
12 9 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.61%) Cognos
14 5 (0.38%) Lotus
14 5 (0.38%) WooCommerce
15 4 (0.30%) ForgeRock
15 4 (0.30%) ServiceNow