Period
to 4 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

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
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,170 2,113 3,064
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.90% 27.14% 31.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.09% 27.87% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 1,991 2,983
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 3,888 7,582 9,588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 97.38% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,314 6,154 8,125
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.34%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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 0 784 £45,000 +5.88% 120
South Yorkshire -1 186 £45,000 +20.00% 60
North Yorkshire +25 164 £41,500 -7.78% 23
East Yorkshire +4 31 £35,000 -7.28% 17
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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.

1 601 (51.37%) JavaScript
2 454 (38.80%) C#
3 437 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
4 428 (36.58%) .NET
5 327 (27.95%) HTML
6 292 (24.96%) CSS
7 271 (23.16%) SQL
8 264 (22.56%) AngularJS
9 263 (22.48%) MVC
10 237 (20.26%) SQL Server
11 229 (19.57%) Java
12 225 (19.23%) Azure
13 206 (17.61%) React
14 195 (16.67%) AWS
15 189 (16.15%) PHP
16 184 (15.73%) TDD
17 181 (15.47%) ASP.NET
18 173 (14.79%) .NET Core
19 172 (14.70%) Git (software)
20 167 (14.27%) Front End Development
21 164 (14.02%) DevOps
22 161 (13.76%) Vue.js
23 152 (12.99%) Web Development
24 150 (12.82%) Node.js
25 144 (12.31%) Microsoft
26 133 (11.37%) Docker
27 131 (11.20%) jQuery
28 125 (10.68%) Software Engineering
29 119 (10.17%) User Experience
30 114 (9.74%) HTML5

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 49 (4.19%) CMS
2 30 (2.56%) WordPress
3 15 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (1.28%) SAS
4 13 (1.11%) nginx
5 12 (1.03%) Confluence
5 12 (1.03%) IIS
6 11 (0.94%) Apache
7 9 (0.77%) Jadu
8 7 (0.60%) Drupal
8 7 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.43%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.43%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
12 3 (0.26%) Appian
12 3 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.03%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.26%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.26%) Sketch
6 2 (0.17%) InDesign
7 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (2.14%) Magento
2 15 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.26%) MIS ActiveH
5 3 (0.26%) Shopify
6 1 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 225 (19.23%) Azure
2 195 (16.67%) AWS
3 46 (3.93%) Serverless
4 41 (3.50%) Power Platform
5 26 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
6 25 (2.14%) GCP
7 19 (1.62%) SaaS
8 18 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
8 18 (1.54%) GitHub
9 14 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (0.94%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (0.94%) npm
12 9 (0.77%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (0.68%) Slack
14 7 (0.60%) AWS Fargate
14 7 (0.60%) Firebase
14 7 (0.60%) PaaS
15 6 (0.51%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.79%) Internet
2 14 (1.20%) Intranet
3 6 (0.51%) RFID
4 5 (0.43%) HTTP
5 4 (0.34%) Skype
6 2 (0.17%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.17%) RS-485
7 1 (0.085%) Modbus
7 1 (0.085%) Network Security
7 1 (0.085%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 110 (9.40%) MySQL
3 60 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 39 (3.33%) Power BI
7 35 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 23 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 19 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 14 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.03%) Redis
11 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (0.94%) RDBMS
13 9 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (0.77%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.68%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 172 (14.70%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.93%) Jenkins
3 35 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 32 (2.74%) Selenium
5 29 (2.48%) gulp
6 25 (2.14%) JIRA
7 23 (1.97%) webpack
8 22 (1.88%) Grunt
9 18 (1.54%) Subversion
10 17 (1.45%) Maven
11 16 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (1.20%) JUnit
13 12 (1.03%) PHPUnit
14 10 (0.85%) Babel
14 10 (0.85%) Bitbucket
14 10 (0.85%) Cucumber
15 9 (0.77%) Mockito
16 8 (0.68%) Mercurial
16 8 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
17 7 (0.60%) Mocha
General
1 103 (8.80%) Finance
2 60 (5.13%) Marketing
3 37 (3.16%) Retail
4 29 (2.48%) Games
5 24 (2.05%) Law
6 21 (1.79%) Public Sector
7 12 (1.03%) Banking
8 9 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.51%) Automotive
10 4 (0.34%) Advertising
10 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.34%) Legal
10 4 (0.34%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.17%) Back Office
11 2 (0.17%) Billing
11 2 (0.17%) Electronics
11 2 (0.17%) Front Office
11 2 (0.17%) Local Government
11 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 428 (36.58%) .NET
2 327 (27.95%) HTML
3 292 (24.96%) CSS
4 264 (22.56%) AngularJS
5 206 (17.61%) React
6 181 (15.47%) ASP.NET
7 173 (14.79%) .NET Core
8 161 (13.76%) Vue.js
9 150 (12.82%) Node.js
10 131 (11.20%) jQuery
11 114 (9.74%) HTML5
12 98 (8.38%) Spring
13 97 (8.29%) Laravel
14 84 (7.18%) .NET Framework
15 80 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 72 (6.15%) Sass
17 68 (5.81%) Web Services
18 63 (5.38%) Spring Boot
19 62 (5.30%) RESTful
20 61 (5.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 119 (10.17%) User Experience
2 112 (9.57%) Greenfield Project
3 56 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 45 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (1.88%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.11%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 10 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.43%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.43%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.43%) Internet of Things
12 5 (0.43%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.34%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.34%) NHS
14 3 (0.26%) Animation
14 3 (0.26%) Over-the-Top Content
15 2 (0.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (3.25%) Android
2 27 (2.31%) Linux
2 27 (2.31%) Windows
3 21 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 11 (0.94%) Unix
5 4 (0.34%) Debian
6 3 (0.26%) HPUX
6 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (22.48%) MVC
3 184 (15.73%) TDD
4 167 (14.27%) Front End Development
5 164 (14.02%) DevOps
6 152 (12.99%) Web Development
7 125 (10.68%) Software Engineering
8 110 (9.40%) BDD
9 101 (8.63%) Microservices
10 93 (7.95%) Test Automation
11 90 (7.69%) OO
12 84 (7.18%) Scrum
13 69 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
14 66 (5.64%) SDLC
15 58 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
16 56 (4.79%) Problem-Solving
17 55 (4.70%) E-Commerce
18 54 (4.62%) Unit Testing
19 53 (4.53%) Mentoring
19 53 (4.53%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 601 (51.37%) JavaScript
2 454 (38.80%) C#
3 271 (23.16%) SQL
4 229 (19.57%) Java
5 189 (16.15%) PHP
6 91 (7.78%) Python
7 70 (5.98%) TypeScript
8 57 (4.87%) T-SQL
9 42 (3.59%) Java 8
10 35 (2.99%) C++
10 35 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 34 (2.91%) Kotlin
12 24 (2.05%) Ruby
13 21 (1.79%) VB
14 18 (1.54%) Scala
15 15 (1.28%) ES6
15 15 (1.28%) X++
16 12 (1.03%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.85%) Apex Code
18 9 (0.77%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 54 (4.62%) Degree
2 14 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.26%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.17%) HND
6 2 (0.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (4.87%) QA
2 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.17%) WCAG
4 1 (0.085%) SLA
System Software
1 133 (11.37%) Docker
2 3 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.17%) Postfix
3 2 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.085%) NDS
4 1 (0.085%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 70 (5.98%) Kubernetes
2 34 (2.91%) Terraform
3 24 (2.05%) Ansible
4 15 (1.28%) Puppet
5 9 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.34%) Grafana
7 3 (0.26%) Kibana
8 2 (0.17%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.085%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 1 (0.085%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.085%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.085%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.085%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 144 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 36 (3.08%) Oracle
3 35 (2.99%) Google
4 17 (1.45%) Adobe
4 17 (1.45%) ServiceNow
4 17 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 16 (1.37%) SAP
5 16 (1.37%) Zend
6 15 (1.28%) Pega
7 14 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.11%) Facebook
8 13 (1.11%) Twitter
9 12 (1.03%) Remedy
9 12 (1.03%) SolarWinds
10 10 (0.85%) Apple
10 10 (0.85%) Tableau
11 9 (0.77%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.60%) Sage
13 6 (0.51%) Hitachi
13 6 (0.51%) IBM