Period
to 18 September 2018

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

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

Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2,650 2,985 3,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.07% 29.51% 27.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.04% 30.26% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,296 2,605 2,832
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 8,537 9,866 11,069
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.54% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,071 8,266 9,186
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
West Yorkshire 0 1,651 £43,146 +1.52% 381
North Yorkshire 0 447 £40,000 - 84
South Yorkshire 0 390 £40,000 +6.67% 114
East Yorkshire 0 105 £35,500 +1.43% 35
Humberside - 6 £30,000 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1,311 (49.47%) JavaScript
2 1,280 (48.30%) C#
3 1,159 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
4 1,157 (43.66%) .NET
5 942 (35.55%) MVC
6 928 (35.02%) SQL
7 892 (33.66%) HTML
8 842 (31.77%) CSS
9 685 (25.85%) ASP.NET
10 682 (25.74%) Java
11 647 (24.42%) SQL Server
12 584 (22.04%) TDD
13 550 (20.75%) Microsoft
14 478 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 474 (17.89%) jQuery
16 430 (16.23%) Git (software)
17 410 (15.47%) AngularJS
18 409 (15.43%) PHP
19 369 (13.92%) Finance
20 358 (13.51%) Software Engineering
21 323 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
21 323 (12.19%) BDD
22 305 (11.51%) .NET Framework
23 295 (11.13%) MySQL
24 290 (10.94%) Web Development
25 285 (10.75%) HTML5
26 282 (10.64%) React
26 282 (10.64%) Scrum
27 275 (10.38%) Unit Testing
28 266 (10.04%) Web Services

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 86 (3.25%) CMS
2 77 (2.91%) IIS
3 71 (2.68%) WordPress
4 53 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 48 (1.81%) Apache
6 46 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 45 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
8 36 (1.36%) Drupal
9 34 (1.28%) Umbraco
10 32 (1.21%) JBoss
11 27 (1.02%) nginx
12 19 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (0.57%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.53%) Confluence
14 14 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 7 (0.26%) Joomla!
16 7 (0.26%) NServiceBus
16 7 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 31 (1.17%) Photoshop
2 28 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.30%) GIMP
6 4 (0.15%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.075%) InVision
7 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.038%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.038%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 36 (1.36%) Magento
2 19 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (0.38%) Visualfiles
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.15%) Shopify
10 3 (0.11%) Exstream
10 3 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.11%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.075%) Infor LN
11 2 (0.075%) OpenCart
11 2 (0.075%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.075%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 323 (12.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 251 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.58%) GitHub
4 35 (1.32%) SaaS
5 24 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 24 (0.91%) Office 365
6 17 (0.64%) Serverless
7 16 (0.60%) npm
8 15 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
8 15 (0.57%) Sage Pay
9 11 (0.42%) FinancialForce
9 11 (0.42%) G Suite
10 10 (0.38%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.38%) Slack
11 9 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.30%) PaaS
13 7 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.23%) Force.com
15 3 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.17%) HTTP
2 20 (0.75%) Internet
3 16 (0.60%) SMS
4 10 (0.38%) Broadband
5 9 (0.34%) Intranet
6 7 (0.26%) DNS
6 7 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.19%) AMQP
7 5 (0.19%) MQTT
7 5 (0.19%) MVNO
8 4 (0.15%) Skype
9 3 (0.11%) Network Security
9 3 (0.11%) RFID
9 3 (0.11%) SSH
10 2 (0.075%) SMTP
10 2 (0.075%) SSL
11 1 (0.038%) DLNA
11 1 (0.038%) UPnP
11 1 (0.038%) VPN
11 1 (0.038%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 647 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 295 (11.13%) MySQL
3 169 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 148 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 142 (5.36%) NoSQL
6 101 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 98 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 90 (3.40%) MongoDB
9 89 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
10 59 (2.23%) Power BI
11 48 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
12 46 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
13 41 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 34 (1.28%) Redis
15 33 (1.25%) RDBMS
16 27 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
17 26 (0.98%) Big Data
17 26 (0.98%) Riak
18 25 (0.94%) Oracle Database
18 25 (0.94%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 430 (16.23%) Git (software)
2 150 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 141 (5.32%) Selenium
4 135 (5.09%) Jenkins
5 110 (4.15%) Subversion
6 100 (3.77%) JIRA
7 84 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 76 (2.87%) Maven
9 71 (2.68%) Cucumber
10 63 (2.38%) gulp
11 54 (2.04%) SpecFlow
12 50 (1.89%) JUnit
13 47 (1.77%) Grunt
14 46 (1.74%) WebDriver
15 40 (1.51%) Mercurial
16 37 (1.40%) NUnit
17 36 (1.36%) SoapUI
18 33 (1.25%) Jasmine
19 30 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
20 25 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 369 (13.92%) Finance
2 190 (7.17%) Retail
3 94 (3.55%) Marketing
4 67 (2.53%) Advertising
5 47 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 33 (1.25%) Games
7 31 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 21 (0.79%) Back Office
9 20 (0.75%) Banking
10 17 (0.64%) Automotive
10 17 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.57%) Legal
12 8 (0.30%) Law
13 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.23%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.19%) Publishing
16 4 (0.15%) Electronics
17 3 (0.11%) Military
18 1 (0.038%) Music Industry
18 1 (0.038%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,157 (43.66%) .NET
2 892 (33.66%) HTML
3 842 (31.77%) CSS
4 685 (25.85%) ASP.NET
5 478 (18.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 474 (17.89%) jQuery
7 410 (15.47%) AngularJS
8 305 (11.51%) .NET Framework
9 285 (10.75%) HTML5
10 282 (10.64%) React
11 266 (10.04%) Web Services
12 265 (10.00%) Spring
13 221 (8.34%) Node.js
14 197 (7.43%) Entity Framework
15 174 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
16 173 (6.53%) RESTful
17 168 (6.34%) CSS3
18 144 (5.43%) REST
19 118 (4.45%) Spring Boot
20 117 (4.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 265 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 189 (7.13%) Enterprise Software
3 146 (5.51%) User Experience
4 143 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 130 (4.91%) Mobile App
6 96 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 75 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
8 40 (1.51%) Fintech
9 27 (1.02%) NHS
10 20 (0.75%) W3C
11 18 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
12 17 (0.64%) Social Media
13 15 (0.57%) EPoS
13 15 (0.57%) Management Information System
14 13 (0.49%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.38%) e-Learning
15 10 (0.38%) Smartphone
15 10 (0.38%) Xbox
16 9 (0.34%) Data Structures
16 9 (0.34%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 137 (5.17%) Linux
2 134 (5.06%) Android
3 102 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 87 (3.28%) Windows
5 40 (1.51%) Unix
6 14 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.34%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.19%) CentOS
10 3 (0.11%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.075%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.038%) Debian
12 1 (0.038%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.038%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,159 (43.74%) Agile Software Development
2 942 (35.55%) MVC
3 584 (22.04%) TDD
4 358 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 323 (12.19%) BDD
6 290 (10.94%) Web Development
7 282 (10.64%) Scrum
8 275 (10.38%) Unit Testing
9 264 (9.96%) Test Automation
10 258 (9.74%) OO
11 229 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
12 206 (7.77%) OOP
12 206 (7.77%) Problem-Solving
13 205 (7.74%) Front End Development
14 182 (6.87%) DevOps
15 181 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
16 176 (6.64%) Mentoring
17 169 (6.38%) SDLC
18 158 (5.96%) Pair Programming
19 145 (5.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,311 (49.47%) JavaScript
2 1,280 (48.30%) C#
3 928 (35.02%) SQL
4 682 (25.74%) Java
5 409 (15.43%) PHP
6 195 (7.36%) T-SQL
7 189 (7.13%) Python
8 114 (4.30%) Ruby
9 94 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 85 (3.21%) C++
11 80 (3.02%) Java 8
12 67 (2.53%) TypeScript
13 64 (2.42%) Scala
14 56 (2.11%) C
15 45 (1.70%) PL/SQL
16 41 (1.55%) VB
17 35 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 34 (1.28%) Objective-C
19 33 (1.25%) Kotlin
20 32 (1.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 184 (6.94%) Degree
2 54 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 15 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.38%) MCSD
6 9 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.23%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.15%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.075%) CISSP
9 2 (0.075%) MCP
10 1 (0.038%) CISMP
10 1 (0.038%) ISEB
10 1 (0.038%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.038%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.038%) MCSA
10 1 (0.038%) MCSE
10 1 (0.038%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.038%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.42%) QA
2 15 (0.57%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.23%) SLA
5 4 (0.15%) GDPR
6 3 (0.11%) GCP
7 2 (0.075%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.075%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.075%) WAI
7 2 (0.075%) WCAG
8 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.038%) PMO
System Software
1 131 (4.94%) Docker
2 6 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.19%) Varnish
4 3 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.11%) OpenDJ
4 3 (0.11%) OpenIDM
5 2 (0.075%) Firmware
5 2 (0.075%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.075%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.075%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.038%) HDFS
6 1 (0.038%) LXC
6 1 (0.038%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.038%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.038%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (1.36%) Terraform
2 35 (1.32%) Kubernetes
3 34 (1.28%) Ansible
4 29 (1.09%) Puppet
5 20 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.19%) Grafana
7 4 (0.15%) Rancher
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.075%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.038%) cPanel
10 1 (0.038%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.038%) Kibana
10 1 (0.038%) linkerd
10 1 (0.038%) Oozie
10 1 (0.038%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.038%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 550 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 211 (7.96%) Oracle
3 176 (6.64%) Xamarin
4 131 (4.94%) Google
5 105 (3.96%) Twitter
6 73 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
7 51 (1.92%) Tableau
8 32 (1.21%) SAP
9 31 (1.17%) Capita
9 31 (1.17%) Zend
10 22 (0.83%) Sitecore
11 20 (0.75%) Adobe
12 12 (0.45%) MuleSoft
13 11 (0.42%) ServiceNow
14 10 (0.38%) Alteryx
14 10 (0.38%) Sybase
14 10 (0.38%) Telerik
15 9 (0.34%) Cognos
15 9 (0.34%) Informatica
16 8 (0.30%) Cisco