Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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

Programmer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 242 226
Rank change year-on-year +35 -16 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 29 20 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.30% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.30% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 54
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,125 £59,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £38,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.69% -4.67%

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 5,232 6,558 7,533
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.46% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,331 5,529 6,503
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,303 £61,250 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Programmer in West Yorkshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Programmer in West Yorkshire

Programmer
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 Programmer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Bradford +38 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Leeds +23 9 £35,000 -6.67%
Wakefield - 7 £43,500 - 1
Pontefract - 1 £37,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Programmer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) MVC
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
4 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (31.03%) Legal
5 8 (27.59%) WinForms
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (27.59%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 8 (27.59%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (27.59%) MySQL
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (17.24%) Web Development
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 4 (13.79%) VB
7 4 (13.79%) C++
7 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.79%) OO
7 4 (13.79%) Google
7 4 (13.79%) Retail
7 4 (13.79%) VB6

Programmer 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 3 (10.34%) CICS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Games
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) WinForms
3 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (13.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (13.79%) Unreal Engine
4 4 (13.79%) Zend Framework
5 2 (6.90%) WPF
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) HTML
6 1 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Web Development
4 4 (13.79%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (27.59%) PHP
3 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) C++
5 4 (13.79%) VB
5 4 (13.79%) VB6
6 3 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (10.34%) COBOL
6 3 (10.34%) JCL
7 1 (3.45%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Facebook
2 4 (13.79%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) WorldPay
2 4 (13.79%) Zend
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle