Period
to 1 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 736 1,798 2,588
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.26% 24.46% 30.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.19% 25.09% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1,750 2,408
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,275 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +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 2,521 7,166 8,279
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.48% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,199 5,783 6,847
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,240 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.34% +2.48% +1.01%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 0 432 £47,500 +11.76% 185
North Yorkshire +28 155 £42,500 -5.56% 21
South Yorkshire 0 115 £45,000 +12.50% 38
East Yorkshire +4 21 £35,000 -6.67% 11
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 379 (51.49%) JavaScript
2 292 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (31.39%) HTML
4 228 (30.98%) C#
5 213 (28.94%) .NET
6 210 (28.53%) CSS
7 188 (25.54%) AngularJS
8 177 (24.05%) PHP
9 156 (21.20%) SQL
10 154 (20.92%) Java
11 130 (17.66%) AWS
12 129 (17.53%) MVC
13 127 (17.26%) Git (software)
13 127 (17.26%) Vue.js
14 121 (16.44%) SQL Server
15 118 (16.03%) TDD
16 115 (15.63%) Azure
17 110 (14.95%) Laravel
18 104 (14.13%) DevOps
19 100 (13.59%) Web Development
19 100 (13.59%) React
20 98 (13.32%) User Experience
21 95 (12.91%) Test Automation
21 95 (12.91%) HTML5
21 95 (12.91%) Front End Development
22 86 (11.68%) Docker
23 85 (11.55%) MySQL
24 83 (11.28%) Software Engineering
25 78 (10.60%) Node.js
26 76 (10.33%) jQuery

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 31 (4.21%) CMS
2 21 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.58%) WordPress
4 10 (1.36%) Jadu
5 6 (0.82%) Confluence
6 5 (0.68%) EPiServer
6 5 (0.68%) Orchard CMS
6 5 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.27%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.27%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.27%) nginx
8 2 (0.27%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.27%) SAS
8 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 15 (2.04%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 12 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.09%) Magento
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Shopify
3 2 (0.27%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.14%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 130 (17.66%) AWS
2 115 (15.63%) Azure
3 35 (4.76%) Serverless
4 27 (3.67%) Power Platform
5 25 (3.40%) GCP
6 18 (2.45%) GitHub
7 14 (1.90%) Slack
8 12 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (1.22%) SaaS
10 8 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 6 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.82%) Firebase
13 4 (0.54%) npm
14 3 (0.41%) Google Play
14 3 (0.41%) Logic Apps
14 3 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.77%) Broadband
1 13 (1.77%) Internet
2 6 (0.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) AMQP
4 1 (0.14%) DNS
4 1 (0.14%) Extranet
4 1 (0.14%) Skype
4 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 85 (11.55%) MySQL
3 39 (5.30%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.21%) MongoDB
5 26 (3.53%) InterSystems Cache
6 25 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (2.72%) Power BI
9 17 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (2.04%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.04%) Redis
11 13 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.63%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (1.22%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.68%) Big Data
15 5 (0.68%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 127 (17.26%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.74%) Jenkins
3 41 (5.57%) Selenium
4 30 (4.08%) Maven
5 26 (3.53%) JIRA
6 21 (2.85%) Visual Studio
7 20 (2.72%) PHPUnit
8 18 (2.45%) SoapUI
9 16 (2.17%) TeamCity
9 16 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.90%) Vagrant
11 13 (1.77%) JUnit
12 12 (1.63%) webpack
13 11 (1.49%) Subversion
14 10 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (1.22%) Liquibase
16 8 (1.09%) Babel
17 7 (0.95%) Eclipse
18 5 (0.68%) Cucumber
18 5 (0.68%) Cypress.io
General
1 72 (9.78%) Finance
2 37 (5.03%) Marketing
3 25 (3.40%) Retail
4 14 (1.90%) Games
4 14 (1.90%) Public Sector
5 13 (1.77%) Law
6 6 (0.82%) Local Government
7 4 (0.54%) Billing
8 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.27%) Automotive
9 2 (0.27%) Banking
9 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (31.39%) HTML
2 213 (28.94%) .NET
3 210 (28.53%) CSS
4 188 (25.54%) AngularJS
5 127 (17.26%) Vue.js
6 110 (14.95%) Laravel
7 100 (13.59%) React
8 95 (12.91%) HTML5
9 78 (10.60%) Node.js
10 76 (10.33%) .NET Core
10 76 (10.33%) jQuery
11 66 (8.97%) ASP.NET
12 57 (7.74%) CSS3
12 57 (7.74%) Spring
13 56 (7.61%) REST
14 53 (7.20%) RESTful
15 43 (5.84%) Web Services
16 41 (5.57%) .NET Framework
16 41 (5.57%) Symfony
17 39 (5.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 98 (13.32%) User Experience
2 57 (7.74%) Greenfield Project
3 53 (7.20%) Mobile App
4 22 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.85%) Algorithms
6 20 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (2.31%) Data Structures
8 14 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 7 (0.95%) Xbox
11 5 (0.68%) NHS
12 2 (0.27%) Life Science
13 1 (0.14%) Animation
13 1 (0.14%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.14%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.14%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.14%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.21%) Android
2 27 (3.67%) Apple iOS
3 22 (2.99%) Linux
4 19 (2.58%) Windows
5 6 (0.82%) Unix
6 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (17.53%) MVC
3 118 (16.03%) TDD
4 104 (14.13%) DevOps
5 100 (13.59%) Web Development
6 95 (12.91%) Front End Development
6 95 (12.91%) Test Automation
7 83 (11.28%) Software Engineering
8 67 (9.10%) Microservices
9 61 (8.29%) Scrum
10 58 (7.88%) Mentoring
11 57 (7.74%) BDD
12 56 (7.61%) Unit Testing
13 52 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
13 52 (7.07%) OO
14 48 (6.52%) Mobile Development
15 46 (6.25%) OOP
15 46 (6.25%) SDLC
16 44 (5.98%) E-Commerce
17 41 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 379 (51.49%) JavaScript
2 228 (30.98%) C#
3 177 (24.05%) PHP
4 156 (21.20%) SQL
5 154 (20.92%) Java
6 60 (8.15%) Python
7 39 (5.30%) TypeScript
8 32 (4.35%) Java 8
9 20 (2.72%) Kotlin
10 19 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 17 (2.31%) Apple Swift
12 15 (2.04%) Objective-C
13 11 (1.49%) VB
14 9 (1.22%) C++
15 8 (1.09%) ES6
15 8 (1.09%) Go
15 8 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.09%) Ruby
15 8 (1.09%) X++
16 7 (0.95%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 43 (5.84%) Degree
2 14 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.84%) QA
2 9 (1.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) GDPR
3 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.14%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (11.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Firmware
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (5.43%) Ansible
1 40 (5.43%) Kubernetes
2 32 (4.35%) Terraform
3 17 (2.31%) Puppet
4 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.95%) Grafana
Vendors
1 60 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.62%) Google
3 22 (2.99%) Oracle
4 20 (2.72%) ServiceNow
5 19 (2.58%) Apple
6 17 (2.31%) Adobe
7 14 (1.90%) Remedy
7 14 (1.90%) SolarWinds
7 14 (1.90%) Zend
8 13 (1.77%) Hitachi
9 8 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.09%) SAP
9 8 (1.09%) Splunk
10 7 (0.95%) Tableau
10 7 (0.95%) Xamarin
11 6 (0.82%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.27%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.27%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.27%) Pardot