The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 23 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.93% - 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.97% - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 120 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 99.50% 92.31% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 96 138
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
West Yorkshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Halifax

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) XML
4 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (59.09%) Web Services
6 12 (54.55%) MVC
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) SOAP
8 9 (40.91%) Project Management
9 8 (36.36%) UDDI
9 8 (36.36%) WSDL
9 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) VB
10 5 (22.73%) COBOL
10 5 (22.73%) UNIX
10 5 (22.73%) Linux
10 5 (22.73%) VB6
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (13.64%) IIS
12 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
12 3 (13.64%) WCF
12 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) SOAP
5 8 (36.36%) UDDI
5 8 (36.36%) WSDL
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.64%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.55%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) UNIX
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) MVC
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) VB6
4 5 (22.73%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) COBOL
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago