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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 24 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 36 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.35% 8.46% 6.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.40% 8.46% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 2
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +41.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £31,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
383 402 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 99.48% 100.00% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 351 352 221
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Harrogate

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 62 (98.41%) C#
2 57 (90.48%) Java
3 50 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (63.49%) .NET
5 39 (61.90%) HTML
6 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
7 34 (53.97%) Software Engineering
8 30 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (46.03%) OO
10 24 (38.10%) Performance Analysis
11 22 (34.92%) Salesforce.com
11 22 (34.92%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
12 16 (25.40%) CSS
12 16 (25.40%) Web Development
12 16 (25.40%) jQuery
13 14 (22.22%) Java EE
13 14 (22.22%) J2EE
13 14 (22.22%) SaaS
14 12 (19.05%) PHP
15 11 (17.46%) Degree
15 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
15 11 (17.46%) Ajax
15 11 (17.46%) Force.com
15 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
15 11 (17.46%) VB.NET
15 11 (17.46%) HTML5
16 9 (14.29%) Web Services
16 9 (14.29%) Data Integration
17 6 (9.52%) MVC

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 22 (34.92%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (22.22%) SaaS
3 11 (17.46%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (63.49%) .NET
2 39 (61.90%) HTML
3 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET
3 16 (25.40%) CSS
3 16 (25.40%) jQuery
4 14 (22.22%) J2EE
4 14 (22.22%) Java EE
5 11 (17.46%) Ajax
5 11 (17.46%) HTML5
6 9 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.59%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
1 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (79.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) Software Engineering
3 29 (46.03%) OO
4 24 (38.10%) Performance Analysis
5 16 (25.40%) Web Development
6 6 (9.52%) MVC
7 3 (4.76%) Scrum
7 3 (4.76%) Product Management
8 2 (3.17%) OOP
9 1 (1.59%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C#
2 57 (90.48%) Java
3 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.05%) PHP
5 11 (17.46%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft