The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 32 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 5.06% 11.24% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.18% 11.88% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 4
Average salary £27,500 £43,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.04% +77.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,750 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
North 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 Harrogate 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
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
328 160 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 97.62% 94.67% 99.54%
Number of salaries quoted 280 141 178
Average salary £38,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.17% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
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 Harrogate

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Harrogate

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Harrogate region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 (91.11%) Java
2 38 (84.44%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (64.44%) REST
3 29 (64.44%) SQL
3 29 (64.44%) Linux
3 29 (64.44%) UML
3 29 (64.44%) Apache
3 29 (64.44%) Tomcat
3 29 (64.44%) Spring
3 29 (64.44%) Maven
4 23 (51.11%) UNIX
5 16 (35.56%) Finance
6 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (26.67%) OO
6 12 (26.67%) C#
7 8 (17.78%) Data Integration
7 8 (17.78%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) Web Services
7 8 (17.78%) OOP
7 8 (17.78%) Benchmarking
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (8.89%) Product Management
9 4 (8.89%) HTML5
9 4 (8.89%) CSS3
9 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
9 4 (8.89%) jQuery
9 4 (8.89%) CSS
9 4 (8.89%) HTML
9 4 (8.89%) JavaScript

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 29 (64.44%) Apache
1 29 (64.44%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Maven
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) Spring
1 29 (64.44%) REST
2 8 (17.78%) Web Services
3 4 (8.89%) CSS3
3 4 (8.89%) jQuery
3 4 (8.89%) HTML5
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (84.44%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) UML
2 12 (26.67%) OO
2 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (17.78%) Benchmarking
3 8 (17.78%) OOP
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Product Management
5 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) Java
2 29 (64.44%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
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