Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 69 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 31 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.83% 3.18% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 3.22% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 27
Bradford median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,750 £24,300
90th Percentile £47,000 £40,750 £35,600
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bradford
Permanent vacancies in Bradford with a recognized job title 790 1026 814
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 98.84% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 678 853 703
Bradford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +12.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £77,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer 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 in Bradford.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Bradford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bradford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Bradford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Bradford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bradford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) C#
2 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
4 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (64.52%) jQuery
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
6 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
7 16 (51.61%) MVC
8 15 (48.39%) TDD
9 14 (45.16%) Greenfield Project
9 14 (45.16%) CSS
10 13 (41.94%) HTML
11 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (35.48%) Mentoring
11 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
12 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
13 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
14 8 (25.81%) OOP
14 8 (25.81%) OO
15 7 (22.58%) Scrum
15 7 (22.58%) WinForms
15 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
15 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (19.35%) Aurelia
16 6 (19.35%) Logistics
16 6 (19.35%) Web Development
16 6 (19.35%) Web Services
17 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.45%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.90%) MSTest
3 3 (9.68%) Moq
4 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 20 (64.52%) jQuery
3 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
4 14 (45.16%) CSS
5 13 (41.94%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
8 7 (22.58%) WinForms
9 6 (19.35%) Aurelia
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) CSS3
11 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (12.90%) WCF
12 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET
12 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
12 3 (9.68%) Spring
13 2 (6.45%) Node.js
13 2 (6.45%) WPF
14 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) MVC
3 15 (48.39%) TDD
4 11 (35.48%) Mentoring
5 8 (25.81%) OO
5 8 (25.81%) OOP
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Logistics
7 6 (19.35%) Web Development
8 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.90%) Microservices
9 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (6.45%) Post-Production
11 2 (6.45%) Reverse Engineering
11 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
12 1 (3.23%) Collaborative Working
12 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (3.23%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
1 25 (80.65%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) ES6
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP