Period
to 15 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 January 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 918 1,586 2,162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.63% 25.97% 29.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.39% 26.86% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 1,619 2,051
Median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,200 £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 3,616 5,905 7,229
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 96.69% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,042 4,976 5,977
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,625 £25,641 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 0 542 £45,000 - 204
North Yorkshire -1 177 £45,000 - 42
South Yorkshire -10 106 £40,000 - 56
East Yorkshire +2 31 £36,250 -3.33% 11
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 491 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 364 (39.65%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (36.93%) HTML
4 325 (35.40%) CSS
5 286 (31.15%) .NET
6 279 (30.39%) C#
7 209 (22.77%) PHP
8 205 (22.33%) SQL
9 173 (18.85%) Azure
10 167 (18.19%) AngularJS
11 160 (17.43%) SQL Server
12 158 (17.21%) MVC
13 156 (16.99%) Git (software)
14 135 (14.71%) HTML5
15 134 (14.60%) AWS
15 134 (14.60%) Finance
16 132 (14.38%) Java
17 131 (14.27%) Laravel
18 126 (13.73%) jQuery
19 122 (13.29%) TDD
20 120 (13.07%) MySQL
21 116 (12.64%) React
22 114 (12.42%) Front End Development
22 114 (12.42%) DevOps
23 113 (12.31%) Vue.js
24 110 (11.98%) Web Development
25 99 (10.78%) Node.js
25 99 (10.78%) Microsoft
26 98 (10.68%) CSS3
27 95 (10.35%) Docker

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 61 (6.64%) CMS
2 30 (3.27%) WordPress
3 29 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 18 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.42%) Confluence
6 12 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 8 (0.87%) Jadu
9 7 (0.76%) Kentico
9 7 (0.76%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.54%) nginx
11 3 (0.33%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.33%) SAS
12 2 (0.22%) Anypoint
12 2 (0.22%) Apache
12 2 (0.22%) IIS
12 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.22%) OpenEdge
12 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.11%) Appian
Applications
1 11 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 11 (1.20%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.74%) Magento
2 13 (1.42%) Shopify
3 6 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 173 (18.85%) Azure
2 134 (14.60%) AWS
3 40 (4.36%) Power Platform
4 19 (2.07%) Serverless
5 18 (1.96%) GitHub
6 17 (1.85%) GCP
7 13 (1.42%) SaaS
8 12 (1.31%) PowerApps
9 11 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.20%) Power Automate
10 10 (1.09%) Slack
11 8 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.65%) PaaS
14 5 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
15 4 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.44%) Force.com
15 4 (0.44%) NuGet
15 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.42%) Broadband
2 9 (0.98%) Internet
3 8 (0.87%) HTTP
4 3 (0.33%) Wireless
5 1 (0.11%) AMQP
5 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 120 (13.07%) MySQL
3 48 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (4.68%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (3.81%) MongoDB
7 34 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (3.59%) Power BI
9 25 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (1.74%) InterSystems Cache
12 12 (1.31%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.31%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.98%) Redis
14 8 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.87%) Informix
15 7 (0.76%) OLAP
15 7 (0.76%) QlikView
16 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.65%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 156 (16.99%) Git (software)
2 41 (4.47%) Selenium
2 41 (4.47%) Visual Studio
3 36 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 32 (3.49%) JIRA
5 25 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (2.18%) Maven
6 20 (2.18%) PHPUnit
7 19 (2.07%) TeamCity
8 17 (1.85%) Subversion
9 15 (1.63%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.53%) Bitbucket
10 14 (1.53%) gulp
10 14 (1.53%) SoapUI
10 14 (1.53%) webpack
11 13 (1.42%) Vagrant
12 12 (1.31%) JUnit
12 12 (1.31%) SpecFlow
13 11 (1.20%) Liquibase
14 10 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 134 (14.60%) Finance
2 34 (3.70%) Marketing
3 30 (3.27%) Retail
4 23 (2.51%) Public Sector
5 21 (2.29%) Games
6 13 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 9 (0.98%) Law
8 6 (0.65%) Legal
8 6 (0.65%) Local Government
9 4 (0.44%) Banking
9 4 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.33%) Automotive
10 3 (0.33%) Back Office
10 3 (0.33%) Billing
10 3 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
12 1 (0.11%) Housing Association
12 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (36.93%) HTML
2 325 (35.40%) CSS
3 286 (31.15%) .NET
4 167 (18.19%) AngularJS
5 135 (14.71%) HTML5
6 131 (14.27%) Laravel
7 126 (13.73%) jQuery
8 116 (12.64%) React
9 113 (12.31%) Vue.js
10 99 (10.78%) Node.js
11 98 (10.68%) CSS3
12 94 (10.24%) ASP.NET
13 88 (9.59%) .NET Core
14 71 (7.73%) .NET Framework
15 68 (7.41%) REST
16 58 (6.32%) Spring
17 57 (6.21%) RESTful
18 56 (6.10%) Web Services
19 52 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
20 40 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.48%) User Experience
2 72 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (6.75%) Mobile App
4 50 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
5 45 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.29%) Data Structures
8 17 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 17 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (1.42%) Public Cloud
10 11 (1.20%) Cloud Native
11 10 (1.09%) Robotics
12 9 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.76%) Graphic Design
13 7 (0.76%) Xbox
14 5 (0.54%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.44%) Renewable Energy
15 4 (0.44%) Smartphone
16 3 (0.33%) NHS
17 2 (0.22%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 38 (4.14%) Linux
2 34 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 31 (3.38%) Android
3 31 (3.38%) Windows
4 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (39.65%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (17.21%) MVC
3 122 (13.29%) TDD
4 114 (12.42%) DevOps
4 114 (12.42%) Front End Development
5 110 (11.98%) Web Development
6 94 (10.24%) Unit Testing
7 88 (9.59%) Software Engineering
8 84 (9.15%) Scrum
8 84 (9.15%) Test Automation
9 79 (8.61%) E-Commerce
10 73 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
11 68 (7.41%) Mentoring
12 67 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
13 61 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (6.43%) OO
15 54 (5.88%) BDD
16 49 (5.34%) Microservices
17 48 (5.23%) Computer Science
18 47 (5.12%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 491 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 279 (30.39%) C#
3 209 (22.77%) PHP
4 205 (22.33%) SQL
5 132 (14.38%) Java
6 66 (7.19%) Python
7 46 (5.01%) TypeScript
8 41 (4.47%) T-SQL
9 28 (3.05%) Java 8
10 22 (2.40%) Objective-C
11 21 (2.29%) Apple Swift
12 16 (1.74%) ES6
13 14 (1.53%) VB
14 12 (1.31%) Kotlin
15 10 (1.09%) PowerShell
16 9 (0.98%) C
17 8 (0.87%) Apex Code
18 7 (0.76%) VB.NET
19 6 (0.65%) Ruby
20 5 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 57 (6.21%) Degree
2 24 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.74%) QA
2 7 (0.76%) SLA
3 2 (0.22%) HIPAA
3 2 (0.22%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.22%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (10.35%) Docker
2 3 (0.33%) Firmware
3 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (3.16%) Terraform
2 25 (2.72%) Ansible
3 22 (2.40%) Kubernetes
4 11 (1.20%) Puppet
5 7 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.33%) Grafana
7 2 (0.22%) Rancher
8 1 (0.11%) Demisto
Vendors
1 99 (10.78%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.36%) Sitecore
3 24 (2.61%) Oracle
4 18 (1.96%) Google
5 17 (1.85%) Adobe
6 13 (1.42%) Hitachi
6 13 (1.42%) Zend
7 11 (1.20%) UiPath
8 10 (1.09%) Apple
8 10 (1.09%) Automation Anywhere
8 10 (1.09%) Blue Prism
8 10 (1.09%) Kofax
8 10 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.98%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.76%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.76%) SAP
11 6 (0.65%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.54%) Splunk
13 4 (0.44%) IBM