Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2,993 2,938 3,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.02% 27.47% 27.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.76% 28.12% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,660 2,670 3,164
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 9,423 10,448 12,305
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.66% 97.69% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,996 8,845 10,152
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 1,826 £42,500 +6.25% 371
North Yorkshire 0 522 £40,000 - 93
South Yorkshire 0 386 £36,250 -0.68% 90
East Yorkshire 0 137 £32,500 -7.14% 28
Humberside - 18 £32,500 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1,412 (47.18%) JavaScript
2 1,318 (44.04%) C#
3 1,250 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1,213 (40.53%) .NET
5 1,145 (38.26%) HTML
6 1,141 (38.12%) SQL
7 1,096 (36.62%) CSS
8 934 (31.21%) MVC
9 815 (27.23%) SQL Server
10 716 (23.92%) ASP.NET
11 654 (21.85%) Java
12 592 (19.78%) PHP
13 562 (18.78%) jQuery
14 506 (16.91%) TDD
15 503 (16.81%) Microsoft
16 485 (16.20%) Git (software)
17 474 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 461 (15.40%) Web Development
19 459 (15.34%) AngularJS
20 393 (13.13%) OO
21 385 (12.86%) HTML5
22 351 (11.73%) Front End Development
23 339 (11.33%) Scrum
24 337 (11.26%) .NET Framework
25 331 (11.06%) MySQL
26 299 (9.99%) Software Engineering
27 288 (9.62%) Node.js
28 287 (9.59%) Finance
29 275 (9.19%) Web Services
30 274 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services

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
1 113 (3.78%) CMS
2 92 (3.07%) WordPress
3 58 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 48 (1.60%) Apache
5 45 (1.50%) Umbraco
6 38 (1.27%) IIS
6 38 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 30 (1.00%) JBoss
8 26 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 25 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 21 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 20 (0.67%) nginx
11 20 (0.67%) OpenEdge
12 18 (0.60%) Confluence
12 18 (0.60%) Drupal
13 11 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 11 (0.37%) Jetty
14 9 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 38 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 33 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (0.13%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.067%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.033%) InVision
8 1 (0.033%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 76 (2.54%) Magento
2 21 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.33%) Shopify
5 9 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.27%) CiviCRM
7 7 (0.23%) SAP CRM
7 7 (0.23%) Visualfiles
8 6 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 6 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
9 5 (0.17%) OpenCart
9 5 (0.17%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.13%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.13%) osCommerce
10 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.10%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 2 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.067%) WebTrends
13 1 (0.033%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 187 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.04%) npm
4 27 (0.90%) GitHub
5 22 (0.74%) Office 365
6 18 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (0.60%) Google Play
7 17 (0.57%) SaaS
8 15 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 13 (0.43%) IaaS
10 10 (0.33%) Force.com
10 10 (0.33%) PaaS
11 7 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.13%) Yarn
13 3 (0.10%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.10%) G Suite
13 3 (0.10%) Loggly
13 3 (0.10%) Serverless
13 3 (0.10%) Slack
13 3 (0.10%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 22 (0.74%) Internet
2 21 (0.70%) Broadband
3 8 (0.27%) HTTP
4 7 (0.23%) Firewall
4 7 (0.23%) SMS
5 5 (0.17%) AMQP
5 5 (0.17%) PPP
6 4 (0.13%) Intranet
7 3 (0.10%) DNS
7 3 (0.10%) Skype
8 2 (0.067%) SSL
9 1 (0.033%) ADSL
9 1 (0.033%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.033%) PBX
9 1 (0.033%) SSH
9 1 (0.033%) VoIP
9 1 (0.033%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 815 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 331 (11.06%) MySQL
3 274 (9.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 201 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 155 (5.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 152 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 151 (5.05%) NoSQL
8 126 (4.21%) MongoDB
9 118 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
10 83 (2.77%) Relational Database
11 64 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 55 (1.84%) Power BI
12 55 (1.84%) SQL Server 2014
13 53 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 41 (1.37%) QlikView
15 35 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
16 34 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
17 32 (1.07%) SAP BW
18 29 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
19 24 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 485 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 214 (7.15%) Visual Studio
3 106 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 105 (3.51%) Subversion
5 74 (2.47%) gulp
6 70 (2.34%) JIRA
7 61 (2.04%) Grunt
7 61 (2.04%) Maven
8 60 (2.00%) Selenium
9 58 (1.94%) Jenkins
10 44 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 43 (1.44%) Mercurial
12 38 (1.27%) TeamCity
13 35 (1.17%) JUnit
13 35 (1.17%) Xcode
14 34 (1.14%) PHPUnit
15 32 (1.07%) Jasmine
16 31 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
17 30 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
18 28 (0.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 287 (9.59%) Finance
2 218 (7.28%) Advertising
3 170 (5.68%) Retail
4 95 (3.17%) Games
5 87 (2.91%) Marketing
6 51 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 40 (1.34%) Legal
8 39 (1.30%) Law
9 27 (0.90%) Automotive
9 27 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.50%) Publishing
11 13 (0.43%) Banking
11 13 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.33%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.30%) Electronics
14 5 (0.17%) Back Office
14 5 (0.17%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.067%) French Language
15 2 (0.067%) German Language
15 2 (0.067%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,213 (40.53%) .NET
2 1,145 (38.26%) HTML
3 1,096 (36.62%) CSS
4 716 (23.92%) ASP.NET
5 562 (18.78%) jQuery
6 474 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 459 (15.34%) AngularJS
8 385 (12.86%) HTML5
9 337 (11.26%) .NET Framework
10 288 (9.62%) Node.js
11 275 (9.19%) Web Services
12 254 (8.49%) CSS3
13 222 (7.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 212 (7.08%) XML
15 191 (6.38%) Spring
16 189 (6.31%) React
17 172 (5.75%) Entity Framework
18 162 (5.41%) WCF
19 158 (5.28%) Laravel
20 157 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 259 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
2 220 (7.35%) User Experience
3 118 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
5 78 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 65 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 39 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 30 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 30 (1.00%) Social Media
9 24 (0.80%) NHS
10 17 (0.57%) Algorithms
10 17 (0.57%) Tandem
11 16 (0.53%) Graphic Design
12 15 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
12 15 (0.50%) N-Tier
13 14 (0.47%) Video\Live Streaming
14 11 (0.37%) Fintech
14 11 (0.37%) iPhone
14 11 (0.37%) Replication
15 10 (0.33%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 157 (5.25%) Linux
2 115 (3.84%) Android
3 97 (3.24%) Apple iOS
4 62 (2.07%) Windows
5 48 (1.60%) Unix
6 10 (0.33%) CentOS
7 5 (0.17%) Solaris
8 4 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.10%) Fedora
9 3 (0.10%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.067%) Debian
11 1 (0.033%) AIX
11 1 (0.033%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.033%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.033%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.033%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,250 (41.76%) Agile Software Development
2 934 (31.21%) MVC
3 506 (16.91%) TDD
4 461 (15.40%) Web Development
5 393 (13.13%) OO
6 351 (11.73%) Front End Development
7 339 (11.33%) Scrum
8 299 (9.99%) Software Engineering
9 265 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
10 251 (8.39%) Test Automation
11 224 (7.48%) E-Commerce
12 221 (7.38%) OOP
13 209 (6.98%) SDLC
14 208 (6.95%) Unit Testing
15 201 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
16 199 (6.65%) BDD
17 192 (6.41%) Mentoring
18 159 (5.31%) ETL
19 113 (3.78%) Web Application Development
20 103 (3.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1,412 (47.18%) JavaScript
2 1,318 (44.04%) C#
3 1,141 (38.12%) SQL
4 654 (21.85%) Java
5 592 (19.78%) PHP
6 255 (8.52%) T-SQL
7 180 (6.01%) Python
8 137 (4.58%) Ruby
9 112 (3.74%) C++
10 80 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 72 (2.41%) PL/SQL
12 71 (2.37%) VB
13 60 (2.00%) ABAP
14 48 (1.60%) Objective-C
15 43 (1.44%) C
16 31 (1.04%) Apple Swift
17 29 (0.97%) Scala
18 28 (0.94%) Go
19 25 (0.84%) PowerShell
20 22 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 171 (5.71%) Degree
2 43 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 14 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.27%) ISEB
6 8 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 8 (0.27%) MOS
7 6 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.067%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.033%) CCNA
10 1 (0.033%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.033%) HNC
10 1 (0.033%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.033%) MCSA
10 1 (0.033%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.033%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.033%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (2.04%) QA
2 19 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.23%) HL7
5 6 (0.20%) SLA
6 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (2.97%) Docker
2 6 (0.20%) Samba
3 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.10%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.033%) RACF
5 1 (0.033%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (1.30%) Puppet
2 38 (1.27%) Ansible
3 29 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.57%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
5 7 (0.23%) Rancher
6 6 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 6 (0.20%) Kibana
6 6 (0.20%) Terraform
6 6 (0.20%) WSUS
7 4 (0.13%) Grafana
7 4 (0.13%) Plesk
7 4 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.10%) Graphite
8 3 (0.10%) Nagios
8 3 (0.10%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.10%) Salt
8 3 (0.10%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.067%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.067%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 503 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 204 (6.82%) Oracle
3 169 (5.65%) Google
4 127 (4.24%) SAP
5 125 (4.18%) Twitter
6 93 (3.11%) Zend
7 46 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
8 43 (1.44%) Adobe
9 35 (1.17%) Tableau
10 25 (0.84%) IBM
11 21 (0.70%) Capita
11 21 (0.70%) WooCommerce
12 20 (0.67%) Xamarin
13 19 (0.63%) hybris
14 18 (0.60%) Apple
15 15 (0.50%) Atlassian
15 15 (0.50%) Talend
16 13 (0.43%) Cognos
17 12 (0.40%) Progress
18 10 (0.33%) Splunk