Period
to 25 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,292 1,100 2,038
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.87% 29.53% 26.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.37% 30.69% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,105 1,017 1,756
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 5,529 3,584 7,428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.58% 96.21% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,468 3,100 6,038
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £23,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 922 £47,500 +5.56% 264
South Yorkshire -13 155 £42,500 -5.56% 65
North Yorkshire -4 121 £42,500 +1.80% 50
East Yorkshire -2 49 £42,250 +20.71% 16
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 613 (47.45%) JavaScript
2 517 (40.02%) Agile Software Development
3 439 (33.98%) C#
4 427 (33.05%) .NET
5 413 (31.97%) HTML
6 375 (29.02%) SQL
7 368 (28.48%) CSS
8 322 (24.92%) React
9 286 (22.14%) Azure
10 280 (21.67%) MVC
11 259 (20.05%) SQL Server
12 233 (18.03%) AngularJS
13 216 (16.72%) PHP
14 197 (15.25%) AWS
15 184 (14.24%) .NET Core
16 183 (14.16%) Git (software)
17 181 (14.01%) Java
18 180 (13.93%) ASP.NET
19 179 (13.85%) Docker
20 171 (13.24%) DevOps
21 169 (13.08%) TDD
22 168 (13.00%) Scrum
22 168 (13.00%) Social Skills
23 167 (12.93%) Software Engineering
24 161 (12.46%) Web Development
25 159 (12.31%) MySQL
26 158 (12.23%) Front End Development
27 146 (11.30%) Web Services
28 143 (11.07%) Vue.js
29 138 (10.68%) Finance

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 32 (2.48%) CMS
2 30 (2.32%) WordPress
3 26 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
4 18 (1.39%) Umbraco
5 16 (1.24%) IIS
6 14 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (0.70%) nginx
8 8 (0.62%) SharePoint
9 7 (0.54%) Moodle
10 4 (0.31%) Apache
10 4 (0.31%) Drupal
10 4 (0.31%) Kentico
10 4 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.23%) Confluence
11 3 (0.23%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.15%) Jadu
13 1 (0.077%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.077%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 18 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (0.46%) Adobe XD
6 5 (0.39%) Figma
7 3 (0.23%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.23%) Sketch
8 1 (0.077%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.077%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.077%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.01%) Shopify
2 11 (0.85%) Magento
3 9 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.46%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.23%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.15%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.077%) PlanetPress Connect
7 1 (0.077%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 286 (22.14%) Azure
2 197 (15.25%) AWS
3 80 (6.19%) Power Platform
4 64 (4.95%) GCP
5 29 (2.24%) SaaS
5 29 (2.24%) Serverless
6 23 (1.78%) AWS IoT
7 22 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
8 20 (1.55%) GitHub
9 19 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
10 16 (1.24%) npm
11 9 (0.70%) Snowflake
12 8 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.62%) Azure Service Bus
12 8 (0.62%) Microsoft 365
13 7 (0.54%) Matillion
13 7 (0.54%) PowerApps
13 7 (0.54%) Trello
14 6 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (0.46%) Azure Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.63%) Internet
2 19 (1.47%) Wireless
3 10 (0.77%) HTTP
3 10 (0.77%) SSL
3 10 (0.77%) VPN
4 9 (0.70%) Broadband
5 5 (0.39%) Intranet
6 4 (0.31%) 5G
7 1 (0.077%) CTI
7 1 (0.077%) DNS
7 1 (0.077%) FTP
7 1 (0.077%) LAN
7 1 (0.077%) Skype
7 1 (0.077%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (20.05%) SQL Server
2 159 (12.31%) MySQL
3 78 (6.04%) Power BI
4 66 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (2.24%) NoSQL
7 29 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 25 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (1.78%) Tableau
10 19 (1.47%) Big Data
11 16 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
12 15 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.08%) MongoDB
14 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 183 (14.16%) Git (software)
2 65 (5.03%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.55%) GitLab
4 30 (2.32%) webpack
5 27 (2.09%) PHPUnit
6 24 (1.86%) gulp
7 23 (1.78%) Jenkins
8 19 (1.47%) Maven
9 18 (1.39%) JIRA
10 14 (1.08%) Eclipse
10 14 (1.08%) JUnit
11 12 (0.93%) Selenium
12 11 (0.85%) Postman
12 11 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 11 (0.85%) Subversion
13 10 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (0.70%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.70%) Grunt
14 9 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 168 (13.00%) Social Skills
2 138 (10.68%) Finance
3 78 (6.04%) Games
4 74 (5.73%) Public Sector
5 65 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (2.48%) Legal
6 32 (2.48%) Retail
7 31 (2.40%) Law
8 22 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.63%) Marketing
10 20 (1.55%) Banking
10 20 (1.55%) Influencing Skills
11 13 (1.01%) Organisational Skills
12 12 (0.93%) Automotive
13 10 (0.77%) Presentation Skills
14 9 (0.70%) Local Government
14 9 (0.70%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.31%) Billing
15 4 (0.31%) Wearables
16 3 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (33.05%) .NET
2 413 (31.97%) HTML
3 368 (28.48%) CSS
4 322 (24.92%) React
5 233 (18.03%) AngularJS
6 184 (14.24%) .NET Core
7 180 (13.93%) ASP.NET
8 146 (11.30%) Web Services
9 143 (11.07%) Vue.js
10 130 (10.06%) jQuery
11 120 (9.29%) Node.js
12 102 (7.89%) REST
13 100 (7.74%) HTML5
14 95 (7.35%) Laravel
15 94 (7.28%) .NET Framework
16 91 (7.04%) XML
17 81 (6.27%) RESTful
18 77 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
19 74 (5.73%) ASP.NET MVC
20 68 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 91 (7.04%) User Experience
2 74 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
3 67 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 61 (4.72%) NHS
5 42 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.55%) Legacy Systems
8 20 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (1.32%) Legacy Code
10 15 (1.16%) Social Media
10 15 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 13 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
12 12 (0.93%) Legacy Applications
13 10 (0.77%) Cloud Native
14 9 (0.70%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.62%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.46%) e-Learning
16 6 (0.46%) Industry 4.0
17 5 (0.39%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 72 (5.57%) Linux
2 59 (4.57%) Apple iOS
3 37 (2.86%) Windows
4 30 (2.32%) Android
5 9 (0.70%) Unix
6 4 (0.31%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.077%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (40.02%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (21.67%) MVC
3 171 (13.24%) DevOps
4 169 (13.08%) TDD
5 168 (13.00%) Scrum
6 167 (12.93%) Software Engineering
7 161 (12.46%) Web Development
8 158 (12.23%) Front End Development
9 122 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
10 114 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
11 88 (6.81%) BDD
12 87 (6.73%) Test Automation
13 85 (6.58%) OO
14 83 (6.42%) Unit Testing
15 75 (5.80%) Mentoring
16 70 (5.42%) OOP
17 63 (4.88%) ETL
18 57 (4.41%) Workflow
19 56 (4.33%) Computer Science
19 56 (4.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 613 (47.45%) JavaScript
2 439 (33.98%) C#
3 375 (29.02%) SQL
4 216 (16.72%) PHP
5 181 (14.01%) Java
6 129 (9.98%) TypeScript
7 96 (7.43%) T-SQL
8 91 (7.04%) Python
9 36 (2.79%) ES6
9 36 (2.79%) VB.NET
10 35 (2.71%) Apple Swift
11 18 (1.39%) Kotlin
12 17 (1.32%) Java 8
12 17 (1.32%) Ruby
13 16 (1.24%) C++
14 12 (0.93%) Go
14 12 (0.93%) Java 11
15 11 (0.85%) Java 9
15 11 (0.85%) VB
16 10 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (6.04%) Degree
2 24 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.46%) AWS Certification
4 6 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.15%) AAT
6 2 (0.15%) ACCA
6 2 (0.15%) CIMA
6 2 (0.15%) HND
7 1 (0.077%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.077%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.48%) QA
2 28 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.24%) Accessibility
4 6 (0.46%) GRC
5 4 (0.31%) GDPR
6 2 (0.15%) SLA
7 1 (0.077%) WCAG
System Software
1 179 (13.85%) Docker
2 26 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.01%) NDS
2 26 (2.01%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.077%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 81 (6.27%) Kubernetes
2 51 (3.95%) Terraform
3 26 (2.01%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 12 (0.93%) Ansible
5 6 (0.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.15%) Istio
7 1 (0.077%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 125 (9.67%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.02%) Oracle
3 31 (2.40%) SAP
4 29 (2.24%) Adobe
5 26 (2.01%) ForgeRock
5 26 (2.01%) NetIQ
6 23 (1.78%) Google
7 20 (1.55%) WooCommerce
8 16 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.24%) Xamarin
9 14 (1.08%) ServiceNow
10 10 (0.77%) Alteryx
11 7 (0.54%) Cognos
11 7 (0.54%) Sage
11 7 (0.54%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.46%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.46%) BMC
12 6 (0.46%) HP
12 6 (0.46%) IBM
12 6 (0.46%) Ivanti