Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 41 51 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 25.15% 28.81% 25.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.79% 29.14% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 79
Halifax median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +29.87%
10th Percentile £34,625 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,875 £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 159 175 308
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 98.87% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 137 137 287
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,300 £76,750 £77,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Halifax

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
3 21 (51.22%) Linux
4 16 (39.02%) Node.js
5 14 (34.15%) RESTful
5 14 (34.15%) Degree
6 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
6 13 (31.71%) MVC
6 13 (31.71%) GitHub
6 13 (31.71%) API Development
6 13 (31.71%) ES6
6 13 (31.71%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (31.71%) Socket.IO
7 12 (29.27%) HTML
7 12 (29.27%) CSS
8 11 (26.83%) jQuery
9 10 (24.39%) Front End Development
10 9 (21.95%) Ajax
10 9 (21.95%) HTML5
10 9 (21.95%) CSS3
10 9 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (21.95%) MySQL
10 9 (21.95%) C#
10 9 (21.95%) DOM
11 8 (19.51%) .NET
11 8 (19.51%) PHP
11 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (19.51%) Handlebars
11 8 (19.51%) Express

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 (4.88%) CICS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) GitHub
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) Adabas
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) SpecFlow
3 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.88%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Gradle
5 1 (2.44%) Grunt
5 1 (2.44%) gulp
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) MorphX
5 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Node.js
2 14 (34.15%) RESTful
3 13 (31.71%) Socket.IO
4 12 (29.27%) CSS
4 12 (29.27%) HTML
5 11 (26.83%) jQuery
6 9 (21.95%) Ajax
6 9 (21.95%) CSS3
6 9 (21.95%) DOM
6 9 (21.95%) HTML5
6 9 (21.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (19.51%) .NET
7 8 (19.51%) Express
7 8 (19.51%) Handlebars
8 5 (12.20%) Sequelize
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.32%) Spring
10 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.88%) SOAP
10 2 (4.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
1 13 (31.71%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) API Development
1 13 (31.71%) MVC
2 10 (24.39%) Front End Development
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) SDLC
5 6 (14.63%) Decision-Making
5 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.20%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.88%) DevOps
9 2 (4.88%) ETL
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) SOLID
9 2 (4.88%) TDD
10 1 (2.44%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.44%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
2 13 (31.71%) ES6
3 9 (21.95%) C#
4 8 (19.51%) PHP
5 6 (14.63%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) SQL
7 2 (4.88%) COBOL
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) Natural
8 1 (2.44%) PHP 7
8 1 (2.44%) RPG
8 1 (2.44%) RPG IV
8 1 (2.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 13 (31.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.44%) GDPR
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Google
1 6 (14.63%) Twitter
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) webMethods