Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 7 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 76 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 24.44% 27.44% 23.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.14% 27.64% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 72 59
Halifax median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,925 £26,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £52,575 £47,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 175 275 284
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 99.28% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 156 241 239
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Halifax

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 24 (54.55%) MVC
3 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
4 15 (34.09%) Twitter
4 15 (34.09%) Google
4 15 (34.09%) PHP
5 13 (29.55%) .NET
6 10 (22.73%) CSS
6 10 (22.73%) C#
6 10 (22.73%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) Linux
6 10 (22.73%) SDLC
6 10 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (20.45%) Decision-Making
7 9 (20.45%) OOP
8 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 8 (18.18%) MySQL
8 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
9 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.64%) SOAP
10 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 6 (13.64%) SQL
10 6 (13.64%) OO
10 6 (13.64%) TDD
10 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (13.64%) jQuery
10 6 (13.64%) User Experience

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 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) CICS
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) Adabas
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) Power BI
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) PHPUnit
3 4 (9.09%) Grunt
3 4 (9.09%) gulp
3 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.27%) Gradle
6 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) MorphX
6 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.27%) Selenium
6 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) CSS
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.64%) jQuery
4 6 (13.64%) SOAP
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.36%) Laravel
5 5 (11.36%) React
5 5 (11.36%) REST
6 3 (6.82%) Node.js
6 3 (6.82%) RESTful
6 3 (6.82%) Spring
7 2 (4.55%) HTML5
7 2 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (2.27%) CSS3
8 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.27%) Sass
8 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 5 (11.36%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.09%) Cloud Native
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Unit Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (22.73%) SDLC
5 9 (20.45%) Decision-Making
5 9 (20.45%) OOP
6 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
7 6 (13.64%) OO
7 6 (13.64%) TDD
8 5 (11.36%) OO PHP
9 4 (9.09%) IT Strategy
9 4 (9.09%) System Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.09%) Web Development
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.55%) DevOps
11 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.09%) PHP
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) COBOL
6 1 (2.27%) Natural
6 1 (2.27%) PHP 7
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VB6
6 1 (2.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Google
1 15 (34.09%) Twitter
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle