Period
to 23 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,603 2,159 3,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.28% 29.08% 31.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.20% 29.91% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 1,868 2,688
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,600 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 5,893 7,218 9,524
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 97.23% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,945 5,911 8,082
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 1,050 £45,000 +5.88% 287
North Yorkshire 0 275 £45,000 +2.27% 78
South Yorkshire 0 231 £40,000 - 106
East Yorkshire 0 37 £37,500 +7.14% 22
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 783 (48.85%) JavaScript
2 743 (46.35%) C#
3 686 (42.79%) .NET
4 596 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
5 563 (35.12%) SQL
6 468 (29.20%) MVC
7 417 (26.01%) HTML
8 407 (25.39%) SQL Server
9 400 (24.95%) CSS
10 354 (22.08%) ASP.NET
11 332 (20.71%) Azure
12 319 (19.90%) Java
13 263 (16.41%) Microsoft
13 263 (16.41%) AngularJS
14 242 (15.10%) PHP
15 238 (14.85%) React
16 237 (14.78%) AWS
17 225 (14.04%) jQuery
18 216 (13.47%) .NET Core
19 215 (13.41%) TDD
20 201 (12.54%) MySQL
21 196 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
22 189 (11.79%) Finance
23 188 (11.73%) Git (software)
24 176 (10.98%) Software Engineering
25 169 (10.54%) Greenfield Project
26 152 (9.48%) Vue.js
27 151 (9.42%) Docker
28 148 (9.23%) Node.js
28 148 (9.23%) .NET Framework

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 64 (3.99%) IIS
2 45 (2.81%) CMS
3 37 (2.31%) WordPress
4 22 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (1.19%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.00%) Umbraco
7 14 (0.87%) Apache
8 13 (0.81%) Confluence
8 13 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
9 12 (0.75%) nginx
9 12 (0.75%) SharePoint
10 11 (0.69%) Drupal
11 10 (0.62%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.44%) ColdFusion
13 6 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.37%) SAS
14 4 (0.25%) Appian
14 4 (0.25%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 32 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.31%) Chatbot
5 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.19%) InDesign
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.062%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.062%) InVision
9 1 (0.062%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 28 (1.75%) Magento
2 8 (0.50%) Shopify
3 4 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.25%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.062%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 332 (20.71%) Azure
2 237 (14.78%) AWS
3 48 (2.99%) Power Platform
4 40 (2.50%) GCP
5 39 (2.43%) GitHub
6 21 (1.31%) SaaS
7 13 (0.81%) FinancialForce
7 13 (0.81%) Force.com
8 10 (0.62%) AWS IoT
9 9 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.56%) Serverless
10 8 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.50%) PaaS
11 7 (0.44%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.44%) Office 365
11 7 (0.44%) Trello
12 6 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 6 (0.37%) AWS CodePipeline
13 5 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.56%) Internet
2 12 (0.75%) RFID
3 11 (0.69%) AMQP
4 9 (0.56%) Intranet
5 5 (0.31%) DAB
6 4 (0.25%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.25%) SSL
6 4 (0.25%) X.509
7 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.12%) HTTP
9 1 (0.062%) FTP
9 1 (0.062%) Hyperconnected
9 1 (0.062%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 407 (25.39%) SQL Server
2 201 (12.54%) MySQL
3 100 (6.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 57 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 56 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 51 (3.18%) MongoDB
8 48 (2.99%) Power BI
9 45 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 41 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
11 40 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (1.81%) Big Data
13 24 (1.50%) Hadoop
13 24 (1.50%) Redis
14 23 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 20 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (1.06%) Riak
17 16 (1.00%) QlikView
17 16 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 188 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 66 (4.12%) JIRA
3 60 (3.74%) Jenkins
4 56 (3.49%) Selenium
5 50 (3.12%) Visual Studio
6 38 (2.37%) Subversion
7 36 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 31 (1.93%) Cucumber
8 31 (1.93%) NUnit
9 30 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (1.68%) JUnit
11 22 (1.37%) gulp
12 20 (1.25%) Maven
12 20 (1.25%) webpack
13 18 (1.12%) SoapUI
14 15 (0.94%) Moq
15 13 (0.81%) JMeter
15 13 (0.81%) PHPUnit
15 13 (0.81%) TeamCity
16 12 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 189 (11.79%) Finance
2 75 (4.68%) Marketing
3 29 (1.81%) Legal
4 28 (1.75%) Banking
5 26 (1.62%) Retail
6 18 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 15 (0.94%) Public Sector
8 14 (0.87%) Games
9 12 (0.75%) Advertising
10 9 (0.56%) Law
11 6 (0.37%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.25%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.19%) Front Office
15 2 (0.12%) Back Office
15 2 (0.12%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.062%) Automotive
16 1 (0.062%) Local Government
16 1 (0.062%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (42.79%) .NET
2 417 (26.01%) HTML
3 400 (24.95%) CSS
4 354 (22.08%) ASP.NET
5 263 (16.41%) AngularJS
6 238 (14.85%) React
7 225 (14.04%) jQuery
8 216 (13.47%) .NET Core
9 196 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 152 (9.48%) Vue.js
11 148 (9.23%) .NET Framework
11 148 (9.23%) Node.js
12 145 (9.05%) Spring
13 138 (8.61%) Web Services
14 129 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 107 (6.67%) REST
16 103 (6.43%) HTML5
17 91 (5.68%) Entity Framework
18 89 (5.55%) Sass
19 87 (5.43%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 169 (10.54%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (6.24%) User Experience
3 87 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 63 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (1.00%) NHS
8 13 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (0.81%) N-Tier
9 12 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 8 (0.50%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.50%) e-Learning
10 8 (0.50%) Internet of Things
10 8 (0.50%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (0.37%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.31%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.31%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.31%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.25%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (4.62%) Android
2 59 (3.68%) Linux
3 49 (3.06%) Apple iOS
4 37 (2.31%) Unix
5 33 (2.06%) Windows
6 1 (0.062%) AIX
6 1 (0.062%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (29.20%) MVC
3 215 (13.41%) TDD
4 176 (10.98%) Software Engineering
5 145 (9.05%) Web Development
6 144 (8.98%) Front End Development
7 143 (8.92%) DevOps
7 143 (8.92%) Microservices
8 126 (7.86%) Scrum
9 125 (7.80%) Mentoring
10 114 (7.11%) BDD
10 114 (7.11%) Test Automation
11 112 (6.99%) Unit Testing
12 96 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
13 94 (5.86%) E-Commerce
14 93 (5.80%) OO
15 90 (5.61%) SDLC
16 83 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
17 75 (4.68%) Problem-Solving
18 70 (4.37%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 783 (48.85%) JavaScript
2 743 (46.35%) C#
3 563 (35.12%) SQL
4 319 (19.90%) Java
5 242 (15.10%) PHP
6 121 (7.55%) Python
7 111 (6.92%) T-SQL
8 61 (3.81%) TypeScript
9 49 (3.06%) Java 8
10 36 (2.25%) C++
11 33 (2.06%) Ruby
12 30 (1.87%) Kotlin
13 26 (1.62%) PowerShell
14 25 (1.56%) PL/SQL
14 25 (1.56%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.50%) ES6
16 22 (1.37%) Objective-C
17 20 (1.25%) Scala
18 18 (1.12%) Apple Swift
18 18 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 107 (6.67%) Degree
2 21 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 11 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.37%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.12%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.12%) HND
8 1 (0.062%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.062%) MCITP
8 1 (0.062%) MCTS
8 1 (0.062%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.062%) PhD
8 1 (0.062%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (2.81%) QA
2 16 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.19%) GDPR
4 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.12%) SLA
4 2 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.062%) PMO
System Software
1 151 (9.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.12%) OpenAM
2 2 (0.12%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.062%) Postfix
3 1 (0.062%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 75 (4.68%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.43%) Ansible
3 29 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.62%) Terraform
5 16 (1.00%) Puppet
6 4 (0.25%) Nagios
6 4 (0.25%) Prometheus
6 4 (0.25%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.12%) Kibana
8 1 (0.062%) cPanel
8 1 (0.062%) Grafana
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 263 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.18%) Oracle
3 35 (2.18%) Xamarin
4 31 (1.93%) Google
4 31 (1.93%) Tableau
5 26 (1.62%) Adobe
6 25 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 23 (1.43%) IBM
8 22 (1.37%) Pega
9 20 (1.25%) SAP
9 20 (1.25%) Sitecore
10 19 (1.19%) Zend
11 13 (0.81%) Advent
12 10 (0.62%) Splunk
13 8 (0.50%) Facebook
13 8 (0.50%) Twitter
14 6 (0.37%) New Relic
15 5 (0.31%) FIS
15 5 (0.31%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.31%) WorldPay