Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Developer
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 56 80 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 31.82% 25.24% 12.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.00% 25.32% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 87 44
Halifax median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +31.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £21,750 £31,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £49,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax. 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
Halifax
Permanent vacancies in Halifax with a recognized job title 175 316 359
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.43% 99.68% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 127 290 237
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21% +17.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £52,726
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Halifax

Developer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Developer in Halifax

Developer
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Halifax over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Halifax

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Halifax region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 33 (58.93%) C#
3 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (50.00%) HTML
4 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (48.21%) CSS
6 25 (44.64%) MVC
7 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 24 (42.86%) Visual Studio
8 22 (39.29%) Web Services
9 19 (33.93%) Waterfall
9 19 (33.93%) SDLC
10 17 (30.36%) SQL
11 16 (28.57%) Front End Development
12 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
12 15 (26.79%) Scrum
13 14 (25.00%) Finance
13 14 (25.00%) REST
14 13 (23.21%) SOAP
15 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
15 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
15 12 (21.43%) WCF
15 12 (21.43%) Mobile App
15 12 (21.43%) User Experience
16 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (19.64%) Sequence Diagram
16 11 (19.64%) WPF
16 11 (19.64%) jQuery
16 11 (19.64%) UML
16 11 (19.64%) SOA

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 4 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.57%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) Kentico
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.71%) Grunt
3 6 (10.71%) gulp
4 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 4 (7.14%) webpack
5 3 (5.36%) Gradle
5 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.36%) Mocha
5 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.79%) MSTest
6 1 (1.79%) NUnit
6 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 28 (50.00%) HTML
3 27 (48.21%) CSS
4 22 (39.29%) Web Services
5 14 (25.00%) REST
6 13 (23.21%) SOAP
7 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 12 (21.43%) WCF
8 11 (19.64%) jQuery
8 11 (19.64%) WPF
9 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
9 9 (16.07%) HTML5
10 8 (14.29%) CSS3
11 7 (12.50%) React
12 6 (10.71%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
13 5 (8.93%) Ajax
13 5 (8.93%) Angular 2
13 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Mobile App
1 12 (21.43%) User Experience
2 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.14%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) Social Media
6 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Phone
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (5.36%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (44.64%) MVC
3 19 (33.93%) SDLC
3 19 (33.93%) Waterfall
4 16 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 15 (26.79%) Scrum
5 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
6 11 (19.64%) Sequence Diagram
6 11 (19.64%) SOA
6 11 (19.64%) UML
7 9 (16.07%) TDD
8 7 (12.50%) Web Development
9 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 4 (7.14%) MVVM
10 4 (7.14%) OO
10 4 (7.14%) OOD
10 4 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C#
2 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) SQL
4 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Google
2 2 (3.57%) Twitter
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.79%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.79%) Symantec