Period
to 20 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

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
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,185 1,559 2,206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.25% 28.54% 29.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.73% 29.67% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,041 1,408 1,904
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.73% +1.76% +6.25%
75th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £51,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4,606 5,254 7,359
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 96.19% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,871 4,514 6,139
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,750 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Developer in Yorkshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

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 20 April 2021. 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 0 757 £47,500 +5.56% 263
North Yorkshire 0 155 £42,500 - 50
South Yorkshire -10 147 £40,500 +1.25% 60
East Yorkshire 0 50 £37,500 +3.45% 13
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, 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.

1 630 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 473 (39.92%) HTML
3 461 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
4 435 (36.71%) .NET
4 435 (36.71%) CSS
5 417 (35.19%) C#
6 286 (24.14%) SQL
7 273 (23.04%) Azure
8 268 (22.62%) MVC
9 242 (20.42%) PHP
10 235 (19.83%) SQL Server
11 213 (17.97%) Git (software)
12 209 (17.64%) React
13 183 (15.44%) AWS
14 179 (15.11%) AngularJS
15 170 (14.35%) ASP.NET
16 164 (13.84%) Docker
17 161 (13.59%) MySQL
17 161 (13.59%) Web Development
18 157 (13.25%) Finance
19 152 (12.83%) jQuery
20 150 (12.66%) HTML5
20 150 (12.66%) TDD
21 144 (12.15%) Node.js
21 144 (12.15%) Laravel
21 144 (12.15%) Front End Development
21 144 (12.15%) .NET Core
22 138 (11.65%) DevOps
23 133 (11.22%) Software Engineering
24 130 (10.97%) Scrum

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 71 (5.99%) CMS
2 30 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 26 (2.19%) WordPress
4 17 (1.43%) Umbraco
5 14 (1.18%) Confluence
5 14 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 11 (0.93%) IIS
7 9 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.76%) Kentico
8 7 (0.59%) Jadu
8 7 (0.59%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.51%) Moodle
9 6 (0.51%) nginx
9 6 (0.51%) OpenEdge
10 4 (0.34%) Apache
11 3 (0.25%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.17%) Drupal
12 2 (0.17%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.42%) Adobe XD
6 3 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.25%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.17%) Figma
8 1 (0.084%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.084%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 24 (2.03%) Shopify
2 13 (1.10%) Magento
3 8 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.25%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.17%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.084%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.084%) PlanetPress Connect
6 1 (0.084%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 273 (23.04%) Azure
2 183 (15.44%) AWS
3 60 (5.06%) Power Platform
4 41 (3.46%) GCP
5 25 (2.11%) GitHub
6 21 (1.77%) SaaS
7 17 (1.43%) AWS IoT
8 16 (1.35%) Serverless
9 14 (1.18%) Power Automate
10 13 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (1.10%) npm
10 13 (1.10%) PowerApps
11 11 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.68%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.68%) PaaS
14 7 (0.59%) Microsoft 365
15 6 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
15 6 (0.51%) Slack
16 5 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.77%) Internet
2 16 (1.35%) Wireless
3 5 (0.42%) HTTP
3 5 (0.42%) Intranet
4 4 (0.34%) SSL
4 4 (0.34%) VPN
5 1 (0.084%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.084%) Broadband
5 1 (0.084%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.084%) LAN
5 1 (0.084%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 161 (13.59%) MySQL
3 56 (4.73%) Power BI
3 56 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (1.35%) MongoDB
10 14 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 13 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (0.93%) NoSQL
12 11 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.84%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.59%) Informix
15 7 (0.59%) OLAP
15 7 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 213 (17.97%) Git (software)
2 66 (5.57%) Visual Studio
3 39 (3.29%) webpack
4 26 (2.19%) gulp
4 26 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (2.03%) PHPUnit
6 23 (1.94%) GitLab
7 21 (1.77%) JIRA
8 15 (1.27%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.27%) Subversion
9 12 (1.01%) Maven
9 12 (1.01%) Selenium
9 12 (1.01%) SpecFlow
10 11 (0.93%) JUnit
10 11 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (0.84%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.84%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.76%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.68%) Babel
14 7 (0.59%) Postman
General
1 157 (13.25%) Finance
2 59 (4.98%) Public Sector
3 56 (4.73%) Games
4 28 (2.36%) Retail
5 26 (2.19%) Marketing
6 22 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.69%) Law
8 16 (1.35%) Legal
9 11 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.68%) Local Government
11 7 (0.59%) Automotive
11 7 (0.59%) Banking
12 4 (0.34%) Billing
13 3 (0.25%) Electronics
13 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.25%) Publishing
14 1 (0.084%) Advertising
14 1 (0.084%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (39.92%) HTML
2 435 (36.71%) .NET
2 435 (36.71%) CSS
3 209 (17.64%) React
4 179 (15.11%) AngularJS
5 170 (14.35%) ASP.NET
6 152 (12.83%) jQuery
7 150 (12.66%) HTML5
8 144 (12.15%) .NET Core
8 144 (12.15%) Laravel
8 144 (12.15%) Node.js
9 129 (10.89%) Vue.js
10 105 (8.86%) Web Services
11 104 (8.78%) CSS3
12 95 (8.02%) .NET Framework
13 76 (6.41%) REST
14 72 (6.08%) RESTful
14 72 (6.08%) Sass
15 61 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 56 (4.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.44%) User Experience
2 76 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
3 75 (6.33%) Mobile App
4 62 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
5 60 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (2.95%) NHS
7 28 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
8 23 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.60%) Public Cloud
10 18 (1.52%) Cloud Native
10 18 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.01%) Graphic Design
12 10 (0.84%) Robotics
12 10 (0.84%) Smartphone
13 9 (0.76%) Organisational Skills
14 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.51%) e-Learning
15 6 (0.51%) Renewable Energy
16 4 (0.34%) Smart City
16 4 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 80 (6.75%) Linux
2 44 (3.71%) Apple iOS
3 40 (3.38%) Windows
4 23 (1.94%) Android
5 9 (0.76%) Unix
6 4 (0.34%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.084%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.084%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (22.62%) MVC
3 161 (13.59%) Web Development
4 150 (12.66%) TDD
5 144 (12.15%) Front End Development
6 138 (11.65%) DevOps
7 133 (11.22%) Software Engineering
8 130 (10.97%) Scrum
9 118 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
10 100 (8.44%) Mentoring
11 90 (7.59%) Unit Testing
12 85 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
13 81 (6.84%) OO
14 78 (6.58%) Test Automation
15 75 (6.33%) E-Commerce
16 65 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
17 63 (5.32%) BDD
18 57 (4.81%) SDLC
19 51 (4.30%) Computer Science
20 50 (4.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 630 (53.16%) JavaScript
2 417 (35.19%) C#
3 286 (24.14%) SQL
4 242 (20.42%) PHP
5 130 (10.97%) Java
6 87 (7.34%) T-SQL
7 80 (6.75%) Python
8 79 (6.67%) TypeScript
9 41 (3.46%) ES6
10 28 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 19 (1.60%) Apple Swift
12 14 (1.18%) Java 8
13 13 (1.10%) C
14 12 (1.01%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.93%) Kotlin
16 9 (0.76%) Objective-C
16 9 (0.76%) PHP 7
17 8 (0.68%) Apex Code
17 8 (0.68%) Ruby
17 8 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (5.06%) Degree
2 22 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.084%) HND
7 1 (0.084%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.28%) QA
2 16 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.34%) GRC
4 3 (0.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.084%) GDPR
System Software
1 164 (13.84%) Docker
2 16 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.18%) NDS
3 14 (1.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 2 (0.17%) Firmware
5 1 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (4.39%) Kubernetes
2 41 (3.46%) Terraform
3 14 (1.18%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 5 (0.42%) Ansible
5 2 (0.17%) Istio
5 2 (0.17%) Rancher
6 1 (0.084%) Demisto
6 1 (0.084%) Grafana
Vendors
1 128 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.05%) Oracle
3 44 (3.71%) Sitecore
4 25 (2.11%) Adobe
5 16 (1.35%) Xamarin
6 14 (1.18%) ForgeRock
6 14 (1.18%) NetIQ
7 12 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (0.93%) UiPath
8 11 (0.93%) Zend
9 10 (0.84%) Automation Anywhere
9 10 (0.84%) Blue Prism
9 10 (0.84%) Kofax
9 10 (0.84%) SAP
10 9 (0.76%) Google
11 8 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.68%) Splunk
12 7 (0.59%) DevExpress
12 7 (0.59%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.42%) IBM