The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 7 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 42 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 27.10% 20.33% 18.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.10% 21.39% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 22 30
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
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 Halifax. 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
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 155 173 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 100.00% 95.05% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 137 138 108
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £25,125
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Halifax

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 68 (83.95%) .NET
2 64 (79.01%) C#
3 63 (77.78%) MVC
4 60 (74.07%) SQL Server
5 58 (71.60%) ASP.NET
6 50 (61.73%) HTML
6 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (48.15%) SQL
7 39 (48.15%) WCF
7 39 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (41.98%) SOAP
8 34 (41.98%) Web Services
9 33 (40.74%) jQuery
10 30 (37.04%) Windows
10 30 (37.04%) Software Engineering
11 28 (34.57%) CSS
11 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
11 28 (34.57%) SDLC
12 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 27 (33.33%) XML
13 26 (32.10%) Finance
14 23 (28.40%) Visual Studio
14 23 (28.40%) WinForms
15 20 (24.69%) TDD
15 20 (24.69%) WPF
15 20 (24.69%) Waterfall
16 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
18 10 (12.35%) PHP
18 10 (12.35%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (9.88%) IIS
2 5 (6.17%) EPiServer
3 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) WordPress
4 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.35%) MySQL
3 9 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (28.40%) Visual Studio
2 15 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.88%) NuGet
4 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.17%) JIRA
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA Agile
5 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 26 (32.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (83.95%) .NET
2 58 (71.60%) ASP.NET
3 50 (61.73%) HTML
4 39 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (48.15%) WCF
5 34 (41.98%) SOAP
5 34 (41.98%) Web Services
6 33 (40.74%) jQuery
7 28 (34.57%) CSS
8 27 (33.33%) XML
9 23 (28.40%) WinForms
10 20 (24.69%) WPF
11 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
12 10 (12.35%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (12.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (9.88%) HTML5
14 8 (9.88%) JSON
14 8 (9.88%) REST
15 7 (8.64%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) iPad
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) Windows Phone
2 9 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (77.78%) MVC
2 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 28 (34.57%) SDLC
5 20 (24.69%) TDD
5 20 (24.69%) Waterfall
6 9 (11.11%) BDD
6 9 (11.11%) MVVM
7 8 (9.88%) Analytics
7 8 (9.88%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (9.88%) OOP
8 7 (8.64%) API Design
8 7 (8.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.41%) SOA
9 6 (7.41%) Web Development
10 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.17%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
10 5 (6.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 64 (79.01%) C#
2 39 (48.15%) SQL
3 28 (34.57%) T-SQL
4 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.35%) PHP
6 6 (7.41%) PHP 7
7 2 (2.47%) Java
7 2 (2.47%) VB
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) HP
2 1 (1.23%) Xamarin
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