Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Castleford during the 6 months to 21 July 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 > Castleford
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Castleford 24.00% 16.67% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.00% 16.67% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Castleford median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,200 £41,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +7.14%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Castleford. 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
Castleford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 25 24 17
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Castleford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 15
Castleford median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £46,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.14%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Castleford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Castleford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Castleford

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Castleford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Castleford over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Castleford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Castleford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Castleford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
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