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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 21 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 10.39% 3.02% 8.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.60% 3.10% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
302 258 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 98.05% 97.36% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 289 239 159
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (95.74%) Java
2 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) OO
3 27 (57.45%) Performance Analysis
4 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
5 21 (44.68%) Web Services
5 21 (44.68%) OOP
5 21 (44.68%) Data Integration
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
7 19 (40.43%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (36.17%) Benchmarking
9 16 (34.04%) J2EE
9 16 (34.04%) Finance
9 16 (34.04%) Java EE
9 16 (34.04%) SaaS
10 12 (25.53%) Force.com
11 8 (17.02%) HTML
11 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (10.64%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
15 2 (4.26%) PHP
15 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
15 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
15 2 (4.26%) CSS
15 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
15 2 (4.26%) MVC
15 2 (4.26%) Scrum
15 2 (4.26%) TDD

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) SaaS
2 12 (25.53%) Force.com
3 6 (12.77%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) NUnit
1 2 (4.26%) Moq
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Web Services
2 20 (42.55%) .NET
3 16 (34.04%) J2EE
3 16 (34.04%) Java EE
4 8 (17.02%) HTML
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.26%) CSS
6 2 (4.26%) jQuery
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) Ajax
6 2 (4.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Data Integration
2 19 (40.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (57.45%) OO
2 27 (57.45%) Performance Analysis
3 24 (51.06%) Software Engineering
4 21 (44.68%) OOP
5 17 (36.17%) Benchmarking
6 2 (4.26%) MVC
6 2 (4.26%) Scrum
6 2 (4.26%) Web Development
6 2 (4.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (95.74%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) PHP
4 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago