Period
to 17 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,947 2,783 3,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.71% 30.13% 30.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.40% 31.05% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 2,448 2,797
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 7,375 8,963 10,079
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 97.02% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5,950 7,519 8,510
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,550 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 17 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 1,258 £42,500 -3.41% 323
North Yorkshire -34 316 £45,000 +12.50% 83
South Yorkshire 0 299 £37,500 -6.25% 97
East Yorkshire -3 58 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 981 (50.39%) JavaScript
2 882 (45.30%) C#
3 813 (41.76%) SQL
4 803 (41.24%) .NET
5 767 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 585 (30.05%) MVC
7 535 (27.48%) HTML
8 504 (25.89%) SQL Server
8 504 (25.89%) CSS
9 481 (24.70%) ASP.NET
10 427 (21.93%) Microsoft
11 409 (21.01%) Java
12 329 (16.90%) jQuery
13 310 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
14 288 (14.79%) TDD
15 283 (14.54%) PHP
16 282 (14.48%) AngularJS
17 271 (13.92%) Software Engineering
18 268 (13.76%) Git (software)
19 251 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 245 (12.58%) React
21 243 (12.48%) MySQL
22 221 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
23 204 (10.48%) DevOps
24 201 (10.32%) Spring
25 199 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 191 (9.81%) BDD
27 177 (9.09%) Finance
28 174 (8.94%) Web Development
29 169 (8.68%) Python

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 63 (3.24%) CMS
2 44 (2.26%) WordPress
3 42 (2.16%) IIS
4 34 (1.75%) nginx
4 34 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 32 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (1.49%) Apache
7 22 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 21 (1.08%) JBoss
9 19 (0.98%) Tomcat
10 18 (0.92%) Confluence
11 16 (0.82%) Drupal
12 11 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.41%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.26%) ColdFusion
16 5 (0.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.36%) Sketch
6 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.10%) HipChat
8 1 (0.051%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.051%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.051%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.051%) InDesign
8 1 (0.051%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (1.85%) Magento
2 13 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.67%) Shopify
3 7 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.21%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.21%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.15%) FastStats
7 3 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.10%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.10%) Unica
9 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.051%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 310 (15.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 221 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
3 107 (5.50%) Power Platform
4 42 (2.16%) Office 365
5 41 (2.11%) GitHub
6 34 (1.75%) SaaS
7 27 (1.39%) G Suite
7 27 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 22 (1.13%) Serverless
9 14 (0.72%) Google Analytics
10 13 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
12 9 (0.46%) PaaS
12 9 (0.46%) Slack
13 8 (0.41%) npm
14 6 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.31%) PowerApps
15 5 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.47%) DNS
2 47 (2.41%) Broadband
3 45 (2.31%) ADSL
3 45 (2.31%) BGP
3 45 (2.31%) Cisco ASA
3 45 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
3 45 (2.31%) Firewall
3 45 (2.31%) IPsec
3 45 (2.31%) MPLS
3 45 (2.31%) NetScaler
3 45 (2.31%) Network Security
3 45 (2.31%) OSPF
3 45 (2.31%) RIP
3 45 (2.31%) SMTP
3 45 (2.31%) VPN
3 45 (2.31%) WAN
4 13 (0.67%) Internet
5 11 (0.56%) HTTP
6 6 (0.31%) FTP
7 3 (0.15%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 504 (25.89%) SQL Server
2 243 (12.48%) MySQL
3 199 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 116 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 106 (5.44%) Power BI
6 102 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
7 99 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 96 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
9 88 (4.52%) Relational Database
10 65 (3.34%) NoSQL
11 41 (2.11%) RDBMS
12 34 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 32 (1.64%) MongoDB
14 30 (1.54%) Oracle Database
15 28 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (1.39%) Big Data
16 27 (1.39%) Redis
17 22 (1.13%) QlikView
18 19 (0.98%) Star Schema
19 18 (0.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 268 (13.76%) Git (software)
2 106 (5.44%) Visual Studio
3 103 (5.29%) Jenkins
4 81 (4.16%) Selenium
5 69 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 62 (3.18%) Cucumber
7 60 (3.08%) JIRA
8 58 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
9 55 (2.82%) Subversion
10 49 (2.52%) gulp
11 43 (2.21%) SoapUI
12 39 (2.00%) Grunt
13 36 (1.85%) JUnit
14 32 (1.64%) webpack
15 28 (1.44%) Appium
15 28 (1.44%) Mercurial
16 27 (1.39%) Buildbot
16 27 (1.39%) Gatling
16 27 (1.39%) NeoLoad
16 27 (1.39%) Ranorex
General
1 177 (9.09%) Finance
2 95 (4.88%) Marketing
3 70 (3.60%) Retail
4 35 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 28 (1.44%) Legal
6 22 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.08%) Games
8 13 (0.67%) Banking
9 11 (0.56%) Law
10 10 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.36%) Automotive
11 7 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.21%) Billing
12 4 (0.21%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.15%) Back Office
13 3 (0.15%) iGaming
13 3 (0.15%) Local Government
13 3 (0.15%) Military
14 2 (0.10%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.051%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (41.24%) .NET
2 535 (27.48%) HTML
3 504 (25.89%) CSS
4 481 (24.70%) ASP.NET
5 329 (16.90%) jQuery
6 282 (14.48%) AngularJS
7 251 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 245 (12.58%) React
9 201 (10.32%) Spring
10 166 (8.53%) HTML5
11 161 (8.27%) .NET Framework
12 149 (7.65%) Node.js
13 133 (6.83%) Web Services
14 127 (6.52%) Vue.js
15 124 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 119 (6.11%) REST
17 114 (5.86%) Laravel
18 107 (5.50%) .NET Core
19 100 (5.14%) CSS3
20 93 (4.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 147 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 113 (5.80%) User Experience
3 108 (5.55%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 69 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (2.77%) Management Information System
7 36 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
8 34 (1.75%) NHS
9 24 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 19 (0.98%) Digital Media
11 16 (0.82%) Algorithms
12 11 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
13 8 (0.41%) W3C
14 7 (0.36%) Life Science
14 7 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (0.36%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.31%) Cloud Native
16 5 (0.26%) Animation
16 5 (0.26%) Data Centre
16 5 (0.26%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 142 (7.29%) Linux
2 74 (3.80%) Unix
3 71 (3.65%) Android
4 57 (2.93%) Apple iOS
5 44 (2.26%) Windows
6 11 (0.56%) Windows 10
7 9 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 9 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (0.46%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.36%) AIX
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.051%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (30.05%) MVC
3 288 (14.79%) TDD
4 271 (13.92%) Software Engineering
5 204 (10.48%) DevOps
6 191 (9.81%) BDD
7 174 (8.94%) Web Development
8 163 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
9 157 (8.06%) Front End Development
10 153 (7.86%) Mentoring
10 153 (7.86%) Test Automation
11 150 (7.70%) OO
12 136 (6.99%) Scrum
13 131 (6.73%) Microservices
14 120 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
15 117 (6.01%) Unit Testing
16 116 (5.96%) ETL
17 104 (5.34%) E-Commerce
18 103 (5.29%) Problem-Solving
19 99 (5.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 981 (50.39%) JavaScript
2 882 (45.30%) C#
3 813 (41.76%) SQL
4 409 (21.01%) Java
5 283 (14.54%) PHP
6 169 (8.68%) Python
7 153 (7.86%) T-SQL
8 84 (4.31%) C++
9 66 (3.39%) Ruby
9 66 (3.39%) TypeScript
10 62 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 55 (2.82%) Bash Shell
12 54 (2.77%) Perl
13 51 (2.62%) PowerShell
14 42 (2.16%) VB
15 39 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 37 (1.90%) Java 8
17 35 (1.80%) Scala
18 34 (1.75%) C
19 28 (1.44%) ES6
Qualifications
1 112 (5.75%) Degree
2 45 (2.31%) CCNP
2 45 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (1.08%) CCNA
4 18 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.41%) MCP
7 5 (0.26%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.26%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.21%) MCSE
9 3 (0.15%) HND
9 3 (0.15%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.10%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.10%) MCITP
10 2 (0.10%) MCSA
10 2 (0.10%) MCTS
11 1 (0.051%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.051%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.051%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.47%) QA
2 46 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 45 (2.31%) ISO 9001
4 14 (0.72%) SLA
5 2 (0.10%) FINRA
5 2 (0.10%) GDPR
5 2 (0.10%) MiFID
6 1 (0.051%) Dublin Core
6 1 (0.051%) WCAG
System Software
1 160 (8.22%) Docker
2 2 (0.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (0.10%) Varnish
3 1 (0.051%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.051%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 60 (3.08%) Kubernetes
2 46 (2.36%) Nagios
3 45 (2.31%) FortiGate
4 27 (1.39%) Ansible
5 13 (0.67%) Terraform
6 11 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.56%) Puppet
7 6 (0.31%) Rancher
8 5 (0.26%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.051%) cPanel
10 1 (0.051%) Grafana
10 1 (0.051%) Kibana
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.051%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.051%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.051%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 427 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 122 (6.27%) Oracle
3 72 (3.70%) Google
4 54 (2.77%) Xamarin
5 45 (2.31%) Cisco
5 45 (2.31%) Fortinet
6 36 (1.85%) Tableau
6 36 (1.85%) Zend
7 28 (1.44%) SAP
8 27 (1.39%) IBM
9 26 (1.34%) Adobe
10 15 (0.77%) Cognos
10 15 (0.77%) Sitecore
11 11 (0.56%) Avid
12 10 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.51%) Splunk
13 9 (0.46%) PayPal
14 6 (0.31%) AppDynamics
14 6 (0.31%) Talend
14 6 (0.31%) WooCommerce