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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 43 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 25 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.80% 2.74% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 2.87% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £31,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
515 314 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.85% 95.73% 89.30%
Number of salaries quoted 448 246 201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bradford

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 35 (67.31%) C#
3 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
4 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
5 29 (55.77%) SQL
6 25 (48.08%) MVC
7 21 (40.38%) OOP
7 21 (40.38%) WCF
8 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
10 15 (28.85%) E-Learning
10 15 (28.85%) MySQL
11 14 (26.92%) XML
11 14 (26.92%) jQuery
12 13 (25.00%) Web Services
12 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (23.08%) VB
13 12 (23.08%) Java
13 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
14 10 (19.23%) WinForms
15 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (17.31%) HTML
15 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
15 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (15.38%) CSS
16 8 (15.38%) Oracle
16 8 (15.38%) Spring
16 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (13.46%) Delphi
17 7 (13.46%) T-SQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.85%) Kentico
2 2 (3.85%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Broadband
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) MySQL
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.69%) Spotfire
4 4 (7.69%) QlikView
4 4 (7.69%) DataStage
4 4 (7.69%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.85%) Riak
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.46%) Maven
3 5 (9.62%) Ant
3 5 (9.62%) JUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
3 21 (40.38%) WCF
4 20 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (26.92%) jQuery
5 14 (26.92%) XML
6 13 (25.00%) Web Services
7 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 10 (19.23%) WinForms
9 9 (17.31%) HTML
10 8 (15.38%) CSS
10 8 (15.38%) Spring
11 6 (11.54%) JSF
11 6 (11.54%) JAXB
11 6 (11.54%) Middleware
11 6 (11.54%) JSP
11 6 (11.54%) Java EE
11 6 (11.54%) JAX-WS
11 6 (11.54%) HTML5
11 6 (11.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) E-Learning
2 6 (11.54%) IVR
3 5 (9.62%) Biometrics
4 4 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Android
1 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) MVC
2 21 (40.38%) OOP
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.46%) Android Development
5 7 (13.46%) iOS Development
6 6 (11.54%) OO
6 6 (11.54%) TDD
6 6 (11.54%) AOP
6 6 (11.54%) Use Case
7 5 (9.62%) Speech Recognition
7 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) SDLC
8 4 (7.69%) Web Development
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Change Management
9 2 (3.85%) Content Management
9 2 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) C#
2 29 (55.77%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.08%) VB
4 12 (23.08%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.46%) Delphi
6 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 4 (7.69%) Tableau
4 3 (5.77%) DevExpress
5 2 (3.85%) EPiServer