Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2,506 2,812 3,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.10% 28.94% 26.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.11% 29.70% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,163 2,464 2,779
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 8,056 9,467 10,950
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 97.45% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6,612 7,931 9,251
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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 12 November 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 12 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
West Yorkshire 0 1,530 £42,500 - 386
North Yorkshire 0 476 £42,500 +6.25% 96
South Yorkshire 0 340 £40,000 +6.67% 125
East Yorkshire 0 118 £35,000 - 47
Humberside +1 4 £32,000 +2.40%
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 1,217 (48.56%) C#
2 1,214 (48.44%) JavaScript
3 1,124 (44.85%) .NET
4 1,028 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
5 935 (37.31%) SQL
6 842 (33.60%) MVC
7 817 (32.60%) HTML
8 763 (30.45%) CSS
9 645 (25.74%) Java
10 626 (24.98%) ASP.NET
11 616 (24.58%) SQL Server
12 577 (23.02%) TDD
13 561 (22.39%) Microsoft
14 433 (17.28%) jQuery
15 421 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 420 (16.76%) Git (software)
17 417 (16.64%) Software Engineering
18 386 (15.40%) AngularJS
19 344 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
20 333 (13.29%) PHP
21 312 (12.45%) BDD
22 299 (11.93%) Finance
23 297 (11.85%) .NET Framework
24 293 (11.69%) React
25 282 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
26 279 (11.13%) HTML5
27 266 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
28 262 (10.45%) Scrum
29 261 (10.42%) Test Automation
30 254 (10.14%) Unit Testing

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 95 (3.79%) CMS
2 84 (3.35%) IIS
3 65 (2.59%) WordPress
4 61 (2.43%) Apache
5 59 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 55 (2.19%) nginx
7 47 (1.88%) JBoss
7 47 (1.88%) Tomcat
8 42 (1.68%) SharePoint
9 30 (1.20%) Umbraco
10 22 (0.88%) Confluence
11 19 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
12 18 (0.72%) Drupal
13 16 (0.64%) Jetty
14 14 (0.56%) Apache Spark
14 14 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.44%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.36%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.32%) CICS
18 7 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 31 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (0.48%) GIMP
5 5 (0.20%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.080%) InVision
7 2 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.040%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.040%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.040%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 47 (1.88%) Magento
2 12 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.24%) Shopify
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.20%) Visualfiles
7 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.12%) Exstream
8 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.12%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.080%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.080%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 344 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 252 (10.06%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (2.00%) GitHub
4 43 (1.72%) SaaS
5 33 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (1.04%) npm
7 23 (0.92%) Office 365
8 22 (0.88%) Sage Pay
9 21 (0.84%) Serverless
10 16 (0.64%) G Suite
11 14 (0.56%) Google Analytics
12 12 (0.48%) AdWords
13 10 (0.40%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (0.36%) PaaS
15 8 (0.32%) Apigee
15 8 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
15 8 (0.32%) Slack
16 7 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
17 6 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.20%) HTTP
2 18 (0.72%) Internet
3 16 (0.64%) SMS
4 14 (0.56%) Broadband
5 7 (0.28%) DNS
5 7 (0.28%) Intranet
6 5 (0.20%) Network Security
7 4 (0.16%) AMQP
7 4 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.12%) MQTT
8 3 (0.12%) SSL
9 2 (0.080%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.080%) SMTP
9 2 (0.080%) VPN
9 2 (0.080%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.040%) DLNA
10 1 (0.040%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.040%) RFID
10 1 (0.040%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 616 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 254 (10.14%) MySQL
3 177 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 159 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 121 (4.83%) NoSQL
6 110 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 105 (4.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 98 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
9 91 (3.63%) MongoDB
10 59 (2.35%) Power BI
11 52 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
12 49 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
13 48 (1.92%) RDBMS
14 44 (1.76%) Redis
15 37 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
16 32 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (1.00%) Riak
18 24 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (0.80%) QlikView
20 19 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 420 (16.76%) Git (software)
2 164 (6.54%) Jenkins
3 140 (5.59%) Visual Studio
4 130 (5.19%) Selenium
5 115 (4.59%) Subversion
6 97 (3.87%) JIRA
7 86 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 73 (2.91%) gulp
9 60 (2.39%) Maven
10 58 (2.31%) Cucumber
11 54 (2.15%) Mercurial
12 50 (2.00%) JUnit
13 47 (1.88%) Grunt
14 41 (1.64%) SpecFlow
15 40 (1.60%) NUnit
16 37 (1.48%) WebDriver
17 33 (1.32%) SoapUI
18 29 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
19 28 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
20 27 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 299 (11.93%) Finance
2 140 (5.59%) Retail
3 71 (2.83%) Marketing
4 53 (2.11%) Advertising
5 47 (1.88%) Games
6 45 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 43 (1.72%) Banking
8 31 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 22 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 16 (0.64%) Back Office
10 16 (0.64%) Legal
11 14 (0.56%) Law
12 12 (0.48%) Automotive
13 7 (0.28%) Billing
13 7 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.24%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.12%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.080%) Front Office
16 2 (0.080%) Publishing
17 1 (0.040%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,124 (44.85%) .NET
2 817 (32.60%) HTML
3 763 (30.45%) CSS
4 626 (24.98%) ASP.NET
5 433 (17.28%) jQuery
6 421 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 386 (15.40%) AngularJS
8 297 (11.85%) .NET Framework
9 293 (11.69%) React
10 279 (11.13%) HTML5
11 252 (10.06%) Spring
12 234 (9.34%) Web Services
13 226 (9.02%) Node.js
14 191 (7.62%) Entity Framework
15 170 (6.78%) CSS3
16 154 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 143 (5.71%) Spring Boot
18 138 (5.51%) RESTful
19 132 (5.27%) REST
20 130 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 282 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
2 200 (7.98%) Enterprise Software
3 166 (6.62%) User Experience
4 136 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 125 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
6 96 (3.83%) Computer Science
7 52 (2.08%) Fintech
7 52 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
8 30 (1.20%) Social Media
9 19 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
9 19 (0.76%) W3C
10 15 (0.60%) EPoS
10 15 (0.60%) NHS
11 14 (0.56%) Virtual Team
12 13 (0.52%) e-Learning
12 13 (0.52%) Management Information System
13 12 (0.48%) Graphic Design
14 10 (0.40%) Client/Server
15 9 (0.36%) Smartphone
16 6 (0.24%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 142 (5.67%) Linux
2 127 (5.07%) Android
3 95 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 91 (3.63%) Windows
5 41 (1.64%) Unix
6 10 (0.40%) Mac OS X
6 10 (0.40%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.20%) CentOS
9 4 (0.16%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.040%) Debian
10 1 (0.040%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.040%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.040%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.040%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,028 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
2 842 (33.60%) MVC
3 577 (23.02%) TDD
4 417 (16.64%) Software Engineering
5 312 (12.45%) BDD
6 266 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
7 262 (10.45%) Scrum
8 261 (10.42%) Test Automation
9 254 (10.14%) Unit Testing
9 254 (10.14%) Web Development
10 237 (9.46%) OO
11 232 (9.26%) Front End Development
12 195 (7.78%) DevOps
13 189 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
14 185 (7.38%) Pair Programming
15 183 (7.30%) OOP
16 182 (7.26%) Mentoring
17 159 (6.34%) E-Commerce
18 156 (6.23%) Microservices
19 147 (5.87%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,217 (48.56%) C#
2 1,214 (48.44%) JavaScript
3 935 (37.31%) SQL
4 645 (25.74%) Java
5 333 (13.29%) PHP
6 193 (7.70%) T-SQL
7 185 (7.38%) Python
8 124 (4.95%) C++
9 120 (4.79%) Ruby
10 82 (3.27%) Java 8
11 73 (2.91%) TypeScript
11 73 (2.91%) VB.NET
12 63 (2.51%) C
13 58 (2.31%) Scala
14 51 (2.04%) ES6
15 38 (1.52%) VB
16 34 (1.36%) Go
17 32 (1.28%) Kotlin
17 32 (1.28%) Objective-C
17 32 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 178 (7.10%) Degree
2 56 (2.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.36%) MCSD
6 9 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (0.24%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.12%) CISSP
8 3 (0.12%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.080%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.080%) MCP
10 1 (0.040%) CISA
10 1 (0.040%) CISM
10 1 (0.040%) CISMP
10 1 (0.040%) HND
10 1 (0.040%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.040%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.040%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.040%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.39%) QA
2 22 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.20%) SLA
5 4 (0.16%) GDPR
6 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.080%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.080%) WAI
7 2 (0.080%) WCAG
8 1 (0.040%) PMO
System Software
1 135 (5.39%) Docker
2 8 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.20%) Varnish
4 3 (0.12%) Firmware
4 3 (0.12%) OpenDJ
4 3 (0.12%) OpenIDM
5 2 (0.080%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.080%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.040%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.040%) HDFS
6 1 (0.040%) LXC
6 1 (0.040%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.040%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (1.76%) Ansible
2 43 (1.72%) Terraform
3 34 (1.36%) Kubernetes
4 27 (1.08%) Puppet
5 15 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.080%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.080%) Kibana
7 2 (0.080%) Rancher
7 2 (0.080%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.040%) cPanel
8 1 (0.040%) Grafana
8 1 (0.040%) linkerd
8 1 (0.040%) Oozie
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.040%) QRadar
8 1 (0.040%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 561 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 198 (7.90%) Xamarin
3 185 (7.38%) Oracle
4 104 (4.15%) Google
5 57 (2.27%) Zend
6 54 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
7 48 (1.92%) Twitter
8 46 (1.84%) Sitecore
9 45 (1.80%) Tableau
10 33 (1.32%) SAP
11 16 (0.64%) Adobe
12 15 (0.60%) ServiceNow
12 15 (0.60%) Telerik
13 12 (0.48%) Cognos
13 12 (0.48%) Sybase
14 11 (0.44%) MuleSoft
14 11 (0.44%) webMethods
15 10 (0.40%) Alteryx
15 10 (0.40%) IBM
16 9 (0.36%) Informatica