The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Software Developer
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.25% 2.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. 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
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 88 80 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 98.88% 97.56% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 113
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Knutsford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Knutsford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Software 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 Knutsford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) EDI
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) EDIFACT
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Contactless
5 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) EDI
3 2 (33.33%) EDIFACT
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Contactless
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Sterling