Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2,156 2,971 2,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.15% 31.04% 27.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.00% 31.79% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,866 2,638 2,686
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,000
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 7,186 9,346 10,541
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 97.66% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,890 7,926 8,921
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 1,345 £42,500 - 424
North Yorkshire 0 374 £44,000 +10.00% 77
South Yorkshire -1 289 £40,000 +10.34% 155
East Yorkshire 0 122 £35,000 +7.69% 31
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 1,123 (52.09%) JavaScript
2 1,061 (49.21%) C#
3 986 (45.73%) .NET
4 862 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
5 849 (39.38%) SQL
6 724 (33.58%) HTML
7 702 (32.56%) MVC
8 667 (30.94%) CSS
9 569 (26.39%) ASP.NET
10 541 (25.09%) SQL Server
11 539 (25.00%) TDD
12 506 (23.47%) Java
13 496 (23.01%) Microsoft
14 400 (18.55%) Software Engineering
15 374 (17.35%) Git (software)
16 366 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
17 358 (16.60%) jQuery
18 351 (16.28%) AngularJS
19 293 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 288 (13.36%) React
21 279 (12.94%) BDD
22 267 (12.38%) Node.js
23 261 (12.11%) PHP
24 255 (11.83%) HTML5
25 240 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
26 239 (11.09%) .NET Framework
27 232 (10.76%) Front End Development
28 228 (10.58%) Greenfield Project
29 217 (10.06%) Web Development
30 214 (9.93%) 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 96 (4.45%) CMS
2 90 (4.17%) IIS
3 56 (2.60%) nginx
4 54 (2.50%) Apache
5 48 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
6 46 (2.13%) WordPress
7 42 (1.95%) JBoss
8 41 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 34 (1.58%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.11%) Confluence
11 22 (1.02%) Jetty
12 19 (0.88%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.70%) Apache Spark
13 15 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
15 10 (0.46%) Drupal
15 10 (0.46%) SAS
16 9 (0.42%) CICS
17 8 (0.37%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.37%) EPiServer
Applications
1 44 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 20 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 15 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.37%) GIMP
6 5 (0.23%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.093%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.046%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.046%) InDesign
9 1 (0.046%) InVision
9 1 (0.046%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 29 (1.35%) Magento
2 10 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.23%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.19%) Shopify
6 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.093%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.093%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.093%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.093%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.093%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.093%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 293 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 185 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (2.88%) GitHub
4 35 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 35 (1.62%) SaaS
5 23 (1.07%) Office 365
6 22 (1.02%) npm
7 19 (0.88%) Google Analytics
8 18 (0.83%) Serverless
9 16 (0.74%) AdWords
9 16 (0.74%) Sage Pay
10 15 (0.70%) G Suite
11 13 (0.60%) Apigee
11 13 (0.60%) Slack
12 9 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.37%) PaaS
14 7 (0.32%) Force.com
14 7 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.28%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.16%) HTTP
2 23 (1.07%) Internet
3 11 (0.51%) SMS
4 6 (0.28%) Broadband
5 4 (0.19%) Network Security
6 3 (0.14%) Intranet
7 2 (0.093%) FTP
7 2 (0.093%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.093%) SSL
7 2 (0.093%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.093%) VPN
8 1 (0.046%) AMQP
8 1 (0.046%) DNS
8 1 (0.046%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.046%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 541 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 198 (9.18%) MySQL
3 147 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 135 (6.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 104 (4.82%) NoSQL
6 95 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 87 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 83 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 73 (3.39%) MongoDB
10 52 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (2.23%) Power BI
12 40 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 33 (1.53%) Redis
15 23 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
16 19 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
16 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
17 17 (0.79%) DB2
18 16 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 374 (17.35%) Git (software)
2 148 (6.86%) Jenkins
3 142 (6.59%) Visual Studio
4 93 (4.31%) Subversion
5 92 (4.27%) JIRA
6 89 (4.13%) Selenium
7 82 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 75 (3.48%) gulp
9 52 (2.41%) webpack
10 46 (2.13%) Mercurial
11 43 (1.99%) JUnit
12 40 (1.86%) Cucumber
13 36 (1.67%) Maven
14 32 (1.48%) NUnit
15 31 (1.44%) Grunt
16 29 (1.35%) SoapUI
17 27 (1.25%) WebDriver
18 24 (1.11%) TeamCity
19 23 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
19 23 (1.07%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 193 (8.95%) Finance
2 73 (3.39%) Retail
3 56 (2.60%) Marketing
4 43 (1.99%) Banking
5 40 (1.86%) Games
6 36 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.30%) Advertising
8 24 (1.11%) Telecoms
9 18 (0.83%) Legal
10 14 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.56%) Automotive
12 8 (0.37%) Back Office
13 7 (0.32%) Billing
13 7 (0.32%) Law
14 6 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.093%) Front Office
17 1 (0.046%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.046%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 986 (45.73%) .NET
2 724 (33.58%) HTML
3 667 (30.94%) CSS
4 569 (26.39%) ASP.NET
5 366 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 358 (16.60%) jQuery
7 351 (16.28%) AngularJS
8 288 (13.36%) React
9 267 (12.38%) Node.js
10 255 (11.83%) HTML5
11 239 (11.09%) .NET Framework
12 195 (9.04%) Spring
13 194 (9.00%) Web Services
14 176 (8.16%) Entity Framework
15 150 (6.96%) CSS3
16 143 (6.63%) REST
16 143 (6.63%) RESTful
17 142 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 137 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 124 (5.75%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.58%) Greenfield Project
2 194 (9.00%) Enterprise Software
3 165 (7.65%) User Experience
4 99 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 98 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 45 (2.09%) Self-Motivation
7 43 (1.99%) Fintech
8 31 (1.44%) Social Media
9 19 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 19 (0.88%) NHS
10 15 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
11 12 (0.56%) e-Learning
11 12 (0.56%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.42%) Virtual Team
13 7 (0.32%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.28%) CCTV
14 6 (0.28%) EFT
14 6 (0.28%) RIA
14 6 (0.28%) W3C
15 5 (0.23%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 109 (5.06%) Linux
2 95 (4.41%) Windows
3 79 (3.66%) Android
4 72 (3.34%) Apple iOS
5 26 (1.21%) Unix
6 25 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.46%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.28%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.14%) Solaris
10 2 (0.093%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.046%) CentOS
11 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.046%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 862 (39.98%) Agile Software Development
2 702 (32.56%) MVC
3 539 (25.00%) TDD
4 400 (18.55%) Software Engineering
5 279 (12.94%) BDD
6 240 (11.13%) Continuous Integration
7 232 (10.76%) Front End Development
8 217 (10.06%) Web Development
9 214 (9.93%) Scrum
10 193 (8.95%) Unit Testing
11 188 (8.72%) Pair Programming
12 186 (8.63%) Mentoring
12 186 (8.63%) OO
13 181 (8.40%) Test Automation
14 169 (7.84%) DevOps
15 157 (7.28%) Microservices
16 156 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
17 151 (7.00%) E-Commerce
18 144 (6.68%) OOP
19 138 (6.40%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,123 (52.09%) JavaScript
2 1,061 (49.21%) C#
3 849 (39.38%) SQL
4 506 (23.47%) Java
5 261 (12.11%) PHP
6 190 (8.81%) T-SQL
7 153 (7.10%) Python
8 104 (4.82%) C++
9 90 (4.17%) Ruby
10 84 (3.90%) TypeScript
11 63 (2.92%) Java 8
12 58 (2.69%) ES6
13 50 (2.32%) VB.NET
14 45 (2.09%) Scala
15 43 (1.99%) C
16 34 (1.58%) PowerShell
17 30 (1.39%) Apple Swift
18 27 (1.25%) Objective-C
19 26 (1.21%) Kotlin
20 23 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 158 (7.33%) Degree
2 47 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.51%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.23%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.23%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.19%) HND
9 3 (0.14%) CISSP
9 3 (0.14%) MCSD
10 1 (0.046%) CISA
10 1 (0.046%) CISM
10 1 (0.046%) CISMP
10 1 (0.046%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.046%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.046%) PhD
10 1 (0.046%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.18%) QA
2 26 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.74%) GDPR
4 6 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.28%) SLA
5 3 (0.14%) HL7
5 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.093%) WAI
6 2 (0.093%) WCAG
7 1 (0.046%) PMO
System Software
1 123 (5.71%) Docker
2 10 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.093%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.093%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.046%) Firmware
5 1 (0.046%) Varnish
5 1 (0.046%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (2.18%) Kubernetes
2 31 (1.44%) Ansible
3 30 (1.39%) Terraform
4 13 (0.60%) Puppet
5 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.28%) Rancher
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.093%) Kibana
10 1 (0.046%) cPanel
10 1 (0.046%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.046%) Grafana
10 1 (0.046%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.046%) QRadar
10 1 (0.046%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 496 (23.01%) Microsoft
2 134 (6.22%) Xamarin
3 119 (5.52%) Oracle
4 79 (3.66%) Google
5 57 (2.64%) Sitecore
6 52 (2.41%) Zend
7 46 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 34 (1.58%) Tableau
9 31 (1.44%) Adobe
9 31 (1.44%) SAP
10 27 (1.25%) IBM
11 15 (0.70%) Cognos
12 13 (0.60%) Telerik
13 12 (0.56%) ServiceNow
14 11 (0.51%) Splunk
14 11 (0.51%) webMethods
15 10 (0.46%) Software AG
16 8 (0.37%) AppDynamics
17 7 (0.32%) Alteryx
17 7 (0.32%) MuleSoft