Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 48 60 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 26.23% 34.09% 25.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.52% 34.29% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 86
Halifax median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -15.79% +23.38%
10th Percentile £36,000 £21,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,875 £52,500 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 181 175 312
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.91% 99.43% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 162 127 285
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £77,500 £77,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +2.44%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Halifax

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 19 (39.58%) RESTful
3 17 (35.42%) Linux
4 16 (33.33%) Degree
4 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (33.33%) HTML
4 16 (33.33%) Node.js
4 16 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 16 (33.33%) GitHub
4 16 (33.33%) API Development
4 16 (33.33%) ES6
4 16 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (33.33%) Socket.IO
5 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 15 (31.25%) C#
5 15 (31.25%) CSS
6 14 (29.17%) jQuery
7 13 (27.08%) .NET
8 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (25.00%) HTML5
8 12 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (25.00%) CSS3
9 11 (22.92%) Express
9 11 (22.92%) Ajax
9 11 (22.92%) SQL
9 11 (22.92%) DOM
9 11 (22.92%) Handlebars
10 10 (20.83%) SQL Server

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 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) CICS
1 1 (2.08%) CMS
1 1 (2.08%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) nginx
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) GitHub
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.08%) npm
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (14.58%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) Power BI
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (14.58%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.08%) Adabas
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.42%) Selenium
3 4 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.08%) Grunt
6 1 (2.08%) gulp
6 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.08%) Hudson
6 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.08%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) RESTful
2 16 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (33.33%) Node.js
2 16 (33.33%) Socket.IO
3 15 (31.25%) CSS
4 14 (29.17%) jQuery
5 13 (27.08%) .NET
6 12 (25.00%) CSS3
6 12 (25.00%) HTML5
6 12 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (22.92%) Ajax
7 11 (22.92%) DOM
7 11 (22.92%) Express
7 11 (22.92%) Handlebars
8 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.42%) Sequelize
10 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.25%) Angular 2
11 3 (6.25%) React
11 3 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (33.33%) API Development
1 16 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (31.25%) Front End Development
3 8 (16.67%) ETL
4 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.58%) MVC
4 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.58%) TDD
4 7 (14.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.42%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
9 2 (4.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (4.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) ES6
3 15 (31.25%) C#
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) COBOL
7 1 (2.08%) Natural
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) RPG
7 1 (2.08%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) webMethods