Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 3,007 3,298 3,445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.96% 30.80% 28.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.89% 31.54% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,681 2,952 3,095
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 9,430 10,456 11,774
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.64% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7,950 8,928 9,839
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 17 July 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 17 July 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 1,907 £42,500 +6.25% 337
North Yorkshire 0 497 £40,000 - 85
South Yorkshire -1 424 £40,000 +6.67% 88
East Yorkshire 0 100 £35,000 - 32
Humberside - 13 £30,000 - 2
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 1,488 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 1,405 (46.72%) C#
3 1,335 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
4 1,293 (43.00%) .NET
5 1,112 (36.98%) MVC
6 1,031 (34.29%) HTML
7 1,014 (33.72%) SQL
8 998 (33.19%) CSS
9 786 (26.14%) ASP.NET
10 754 (25.07%) Java
10 754 (25.07%) SQL Server
11 609 (20.25%) TDD
12 568 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 550 (18.29%) PHP
14 548 (18.22%) Microsoft
15 547 (18.19%) jQuery
16 528 (17.56%) Git (software)
17 499 (16.59%) AngularJS
18 433 (14.40%) Finance
19 395 (13.14%) MySQL
20 380 (12.64%) Web Development
21 374 (12.44%) OO
22 363 (12.07%) Software Engineering
23 349 (11.61%) BDD
24 323 (10.74%) Scrum
25 319 (10.61%) .NET Framework
25 319 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
26 312 (10.38%) HTML5
27 295 (9.81%) React
28 293 (9.74%) Spring

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 95 (3.16%) WordPress
2 89 (2.96%) CMS
3 64 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 57 (1.90%) Drupal
5 53 (1.76%) Apache
6 52 (1.73%) IIS
7 46 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 44 (1.46%) SharePoint
9 29 (0.96%) Umbraco
10 26 (0.86%) JBoss
11 25 (0.83%) nginx
12 18 (0.60%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.50%) Joomla!
14 14 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
15 11 (0.37%) Confluence
16 10 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.30%) Moodle
17 9 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 8 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 7 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.27%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.13%) GIMP
6 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.033%) InVision
7 1 (0.033%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (1.36%) Magento
2 28 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (0.27%) Visualfiles
5 7 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.17%) Shopify
8 2 (0.067%) Epicor Tropos
8 2 (0.067%) Infor LN
8 2 (0.067%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.067%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.067%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.067%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.067%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 319 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 227 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.40%) GitHub
4 27 (0.90%) npm
4 27 (0.90%) SaaS
5 22 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (0.63%) Office 365
7 18 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
8 13 (0.43%) Serverless
9 10 (0.33%) FinancialForce
10 8 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.27%) Force.com
10 8 (0.27%) Sage Pay
11 6 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.20%) G Suite
11 6 (0.20%) PaaS
11 6 (0.20%) Slack
12 5 (0.17%) Google Play
13 3 (0.100%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.70%) HTTP
2 17 (0.57%) Internet
3 16 (0.53%) Broadband
4 13 (0.43%) Firewall
4 13 (0.43%) Skype
5 9 (0.30%) Intranet
6 7 (0.23%) DNS
6 7 (0.23%) SMS
6 7 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.20%) AMQP
7 6 (0.20%) MVNO
8 5 (0.17%) MQTT
8 5 (0.17%) SSL
9 3 (0.100%) RFID
9 3 (0.100%) SSH
10 2 (0.067%) SMTP
11 1 (0.033%) Network Security
11 1 (0.033%) UPnP
11 1 (0.033%) VPN
11 1 (0.033%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (25.07%) SQL Server
2 395 (13.14%) MySQL
3 190 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 184 (6.12%) NoSQL
5 146 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 125 (4.16%) MongoDB
7 121 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
8 109 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 96 (3.19%) SQL Server 2016
9 96 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 54 (1.80%) Power BI
11 43 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
12 37 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (1.13%) QlikView
13 34 (1.13%) Redis
13 34 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (1.03%) Oracle Database
15 29 (0.96%) RDBMS
15 29 (0.96%) Riak
16 26 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 528 (17.56%) Git (software)
2 195 (6.48%) Visual Studio
3 148 (4.92%) Selenium
4 109 (3.62%) Subversion
5 107 (3.56%) Jenkins
6 100 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 96 (3.19%) JIRA
8 83 (2.76%) Maven
9 79 (2.63%) Cucumber
10 78 (2.59%) gulp
11 63 (2.10%) Grunt
12 56 (1.86%) JUnit
13 54 (1.80%) SpecFlow
14 48 (1.60%) WebDriver
15 37 (1.23%) Jasmine
15 37 (1.23%) SoapUI
16 34 (1.13%) Mercurial
17 33 (1.10%) NUnit
17 33 (1.10%) PHPUnit
18 27 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 433 (14.40%) Finance
2 290 (9.64%) Retail
3 135 (4.49%) Advertising
4 132 (4.39%) Marketing
5 55 (1.83%) Games
6 48 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 47 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 27 (0.90%) Legal
9 20 (0.67%) Automotive
10 17 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.53%) Law
12 15 (0.50%) Back Office
13 14 (0.47%) Banking
14 7 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.20%) Electronics
16 5 (0.17%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.17%) Publishing
17 4 (0.13%) Military
18 3 (0.100%) Multimedia
19 2 (0.067%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,293 (43.00%) .NET
2 1,031 (34.29%) HTML
3 998 (33.19%) CSS
4 786 (26.14%) ASP.NET
5 568 (18.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 547 (18.19%) jQuery
7 499 (16.59%) AngularJS
8 319 (10.61%) .NET Framework
9 312 (10.38%) HTML5
10 295 (9.81%) React
11 293 (9.74%) Spring
12 289 (9.61%) Node.js
13 266 (8.85%) Web Services
14 231 (7.68%) RESTful
15 213 (7.08%) Entity Framework
16 201 (6.68%) ASP.NET Web API
17 168 (5.59%) CSS3
18 149 (4.96%) Laravel
19 145 (4.82%) REST
20 130 (4.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 278 (9.25%) Greenfield Project
2 164 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 153 (5.09%) User Experience
4 143 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (3.76%) Mobile App
6 80 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 72 (2.39%) Computer Science
8 34 (1.13%) NHS
9 29 (0.96%) Fintech
10 18 (0.60%) Management Information System
11 15 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
12 14 (0.47%) W3C
13 13 (0.43%) e-Learning
13 13 (0.43%) EPoS
14 11 (0.37%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.33%) Xbox
16 9 (0.30%) Algorithms
16 9 (0.30%) FMCG
16 9 (0.30%) Graphic Design
16 9 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 170 (5.65%) Linux
2 124 (4.12%) Android
3 86 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 83 (2.76%) Windows
5 35 (1.16%) Unix
6 15 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.33%) CentOS
7 10 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (0.30%) Debian
9 6 (0.20%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.067%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.033%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,335 (44.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1,112 (36.98%) MVC
3 609 (20.25%) TDD
4 380 (12.64%) Web Development
5 374 (12.44%) OO
6 363 (12.07%) Software Engineering
7 349 (11.61%) BDD
8 323 (10.74%) Scrum
9 287 (9.54%) Unit Testing
10 253 (8.41%) Test Automation
11 239 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
12 230 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
13 226 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
13 226 (7.52%) OOP
14 212 (7.05%) Front End Development
15 208 (6.92%) SDLC
16 205 (6.82%) E-Commerce
17 165 (5.49%) Mentoring
18 146 (4.86%) Pair Programming
19 138 (4.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,488 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 1,405 (46.72%) C#
3 1,014 (33.72%) SQL
4 754 (25.07%) Java
5 550 (18.29%) PHP
6 227 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 219 (7.28%) Python
8 153 (5.09%) Ruby
9 136 (4.52%) VB.NET
10 86 (2.86%) C++
11 75 (2.49%) Java 8
12 68 (2.26%) Scala
13 62 (2.06%) C
14 59 (1.96%) VB
15 54 (1.80%) TypeScript
16 52 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 35 (1.16%) Go
18 34 (1.13%) Perl
19 32 (1.06%) Kotlin
20 23 (0.76%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 153 (5.09%) Degree
2 42 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (1.06%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.23%) MCSD
6 6 (0.20%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.17%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.13%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.067%) MCP
9 2 (0.067%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.033%) HND
10 1 (0.033%) ISEB
10 1 (0.033%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.033%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.033%) MCSA
10 1 (0.033%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.32%) QA
2 14 (0.47%) Data Quality
2 14 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.23%) GDPR
3 7 (0.23%) SLA
4 5 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.100%) GCP
6 2 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 130 (4.32%) Docker
2 7 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.17%) Varnish
5 4 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.100%) Firmware
6 3 (0.100%) OpenDJ
6 3 (0.100%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.033%) HDFS
7 1 (0.033%) LXC
7 1 (0.033%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (1.36%) Ansible
2 35 (1.16%) Kubernetes
3 32 (1.06%) Terraform
4 28 (0.93%) Puppet
5 20 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.43%) SmoothWall
7 7 (0.23%) Rancher
8 5 (0.17%) Grafana
8 5 (0.17%) Plesk
9 2 (0.067%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.033%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.033%) linkerd
10 1 (0.033%) Nagios
10 1 (0.033%) Oozie
10 1 (0.033%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 548 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 219 (7.28%) Oracle
3 173 (5.75%) Google
4 152 (5.05%) Twitter
5 128 (4.26%) Xamarin
6 77 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 73 (2.43%) Zend
8 58 (1.93%) Tableau
9 37 (1.23%) Capita
10 32 (1.06%) SAP
11 22 (0.73%) Adobe
12 13 (0.43%) Sybase
13 11 (0.37%) Facebook
14 9 (0.30%) Alteryx
14 9 (0.30%) Blackboard
14 9 (0.30%) PayPal
15 8 (0.27%) Cisco
15 8 (0.27%) Sage
15 8 (0.27%) Sitecore
15 8 (0.27%) Vertica