The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 39 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.77% 5.70% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 5.85% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 10
Average salary £29,250 £33,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.68% -10.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £29,750 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Software Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
450 342 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.61% 97.44% 85.92%
Number of salaries quoted 386 265 216
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bradford region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bradford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bradford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 31 (70.45%) .NET
3 30 (68.18%) C#
4 29 (65.91%) SQL
5 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
6 20 (45.45%) MVC
7 18 (40.91%) OOP
8 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
9 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (31.82%) WCF
12 12 (27.27%) E-Learning
12 12 (27.27%) MySQL
12 12 (27.27%) XML
12 12 (27.27%) jQuery
13 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 10 (22.73%) Java
14 10 (22.73%) Web Services
15 9 (20.45%) COM
15 9 (20.45%) Spring
16 8 (18.18%) Oracle
16 8 (18.18%) HTML
17 7 (15.91%) JAXB
17 7 (15.91%) Maven
17 7 (15.91%) Java EE
17 7 (15.91%) DevExpress
18 6 (13.64%) REST
18 6 (13.64%) Use Case
18 6 (13.64%) JSF
18 6 (13.64%) AOP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.55%) Kentico
2 2 (4.55%) EPiServer CMS
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Broadband
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Riak
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) Maven
3 6 (13.64%) JUnit
4 5 (11.36%) Ant
5 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (31.82%) WCF
5 12 (27.27%) jQuery
5 12 (27.27%) XML
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) Spring
7 9 (20.45%) COM
8 8 (18.18%) HTML
9 7 (15.91%) JAXB
9 7 (15.91%) Java EE
10 6 (13.64%) JAX-WS
10 6 (13.64%) REST
10 6 (13.64%) Middleware
10 6 (13.64%) JSF
10 6 (13.64%) WinForms
10 6 (13.64%) CSS
10 6 (13.64%) JSP
10 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) E-Learning
2 6 (13.64%) IVR
3 5 (11.36%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) MVC
2 18 (40.91%) OOP
3 6 (13.64%) OO
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) TDD
3 6 (13.64%) AOP
3 6 (13.64%) Use Case
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (11.36%) Speech Recognition
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) Content Management
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (4.55%) Release Management
6 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.55%) Android Development
6 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.27%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
3 16 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.09%) VB
7 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) Delphi
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) DevExpress
4 2 (4.55%) EPiServer