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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legacy Code in permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Legacy Code over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Legacy Code
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 289 215 189
Rank change year-on-year -74 -26 +107
Permanent jobs citing Legacy Code 4 27 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.052% 0.47% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 1.20% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 6
10th Percentile £63,625 £41,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £67,188 £50,625 £34,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £55,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +38.64% +46.67% -14.77%
75th Percentile £87,188 £61,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £91,875 - £45,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

Legacy Code is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,041 2,245 1,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.77% 39.33% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,741 1,653 1,012
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £25,760
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £70,250 £65,000 £55,271
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.93% +2.61% +4.55%

Legacy Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Legacy Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Legacy Code in Yorkshire

Legacy Code
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Legacy Code in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Legacy Code in Yorkshire

Legacy Code
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Legacy Code in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Legacy Code in Yorkshire

Legacy Code
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Legacy Code within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
South Yorkshire -3 3 £90,000 -
West Yorkshire -64 1 £62,500 +13.64%
Legacy Code
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT jobs citing Legacy Code also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Legacy Code.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Azure
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) NEC
2 2 (50.00%) Northgate
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO

Legacy Code
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 1 (25.00%) Bitrise
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) git-flow
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
General
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Core Data
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Kotlin
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) NEC
1 2 (50.00%) Northgate