The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 32 47
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.81% 6.76% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 6.80% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 22
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bradford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 452 441 527
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 97.84% 99.32% 99.43%
Number of salaries quoted 371 408 463
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £52,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 22 June 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 17 (65.38%) C#
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 13 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 11 (42.31%) Degree
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
6 9 (34.62%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (30.77%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Ruby
9 6 (23.08%) Web Development
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (19.23%) CSS3
11 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (15.38%) React
11 4 (15.38%) HTML5
11 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
11 4 (15.38%) SAP
11 4 (15.38%) OOP
11 4 (15.38%) OO
11 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
12 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (11.54%) OpenEdge

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 (11.54%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) CSS
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (19.23%) CSS3
6 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (15.38%) HTML5
7 4 (15.38%) React
8 3 (11.54%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
9 2 (7.69%) WCF
9 2 (7.69%) Web Services
9 2 (7.69%) WPF
10 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.85%) J2EE
10 1 (3.85%) Node.js
10 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) OOP
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Logistics
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Ruby
4 2 (7.69%) OpenEdge ABL
4 2 (7.69%) Progress 4GL
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Progress