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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 26 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 21 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.88% 4.36% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 5.08% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 9
Average salary £33,500 £37,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.06% +14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
347 295 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.20% 85.76% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 271 202 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) C#
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 10 (41.67%) MVC
6 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 9 (37.50%) OOP
7 9 (37.50%) MySQL
8 8 (33.33%) WCF
9 6 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (25.00%) Intranet
9 6 (25.00%) Internet
9 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
11 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET
11 4 (16.67%) IIS
11 4 (16.67%) CSS
11 4 (16.67%) Web Services
11 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 4 (16.67%) WinForms
12 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (12.50%) Oracle

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Intranet
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQLite
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 8 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) WinForms
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.17%) DHTML
7 1 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) OOP
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
7 1 (4.17%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (4.17%) XAML
7 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
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