Developer Jobs in the North of England

Developer
England > North of England

The median Developer salary in the North of England is £52,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 29 November 2023.

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

6 months to
29 Nov 2023
Same period 2022 Same period 2021
Rank 9 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1,141 3,067 3,595
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 14.35% 18.20% 21.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.84% 18.89% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 907 2,044 2,909
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +14.58% +6.67%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £77,500 £77,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 7,689 16,237 15,830
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 96.34% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,398 9,733 11,926
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £39,727 £39,750 £37,427
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,075 £68,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £82,797 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the North of England

Developer
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in the North of England.

Salary trend for Developer in the North of England

Developer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in the North of England over the 6 months to 29 November 2023.

Salary histogram for Developer in the North of England

Developer
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North of England region over the 6 months to 29 November 2023. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
North West -2 644 £52,500 -4.55% 427
Yorkshire 0 444 £52,500 - 224
North East -4 53 £50,000 -4.43% 78
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2023, Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North of England region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 416 (36.46%) Agile
2 411 (36.02%) JavaScript
3 384 (33.65%) .NET
4 369 (32.34%) C#
5 344 (30.15%) SQL
6 318 (27.87%) Azure
7 286 (25.07%) HTML
8 278 (24.36%) CSS
9 261 (22.87%) React
9 261 (22.87%) AWS
10 241 (21.12%) Social Skills
11 212 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
11 212 (18.58%) DevOps
12 199 (17.44%) Degree
13 192 (16.83%) Full Stack Development
14 191 (16.74%) AngularJS
15 182 (15.95%) Git
16 177 (15.51%) TypeScript
17 176 (15.43%) SQL Server
18 166 (14.55%) Front End Development
19 165 (14.46%) Java
20 154 (13.50%) Microsoft
21 147 (12.88%) .NET Core
22 145 (12.71%) CI/CD
23 144 (12.62%) Power Platform
24 137 (12.01%) Finance
25 135 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
26 134 (11.74%) Software Engineering
26 134 (11.74%) Node.js
27 123 (10.78%) Power BI

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (2.37%) CMS
2 22 (1.93%) Umbraco
3 15 (1.31%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.23%) Confluence
5 8 (0.70%) WordPress
6 6 (0.53%) JBoss
6 6 (0.53%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.35%) Apache
8 4 (0.35%) SAS
8 4 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.26%) nginx
9 3 (0.26%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.18%) Kentico
11 1 (0.088%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.088%) Drupal
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle 9iAS
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.088%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.44%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.35%) Trello
4 2 (0.18%) Blender
4 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.088%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.96%) Magento
3 8 (0.70%) Shopify
4 6 (0.53%) Exstream
4 6 (0.53%) Visualfiles
5 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.26%) Demantra
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle ASCP
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.18%) FastStats
7 2 (0.18%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 1 (0.088%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.088%) iTrent
8 1 (0.088%) Odoo
8 1 (0.088%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.088%) Salesforce CRM
8 1 (0.088%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 318 (27.87%) Azure
2 261 (22.87%) AWS
3 144 (12.62%) Power Platform
4 117 (10.25%) Azure DevOps
5 71 (6.22%) SaaS
6 49 (4.29%) GCP
7 45 (3.94%) Serverless
8 44 (3.86%) Dynamics 365
9 27 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
10 22 (1.93%) Amazon S3
10 22 (1.93%) Azure Data Factory
11 18 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (1.49%) GitHub
13 16 (1.40%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 16 (1.40%) PowerApps
14 13 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 9 (0.79%) Amazon EKS
16 9 (0.79%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 10 (0.88%) Wireless
2 7 (0.61%) Software-Defined Radio
3 5 (0.44%) HTTP
4 4 (0.35%) Intranet
4 4 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.18%) SSH
6 1 (0.088%) Internet
6 1 (0.088%) MQTT
6 1 (0.088%) PPP
6 1 (0.088%) SSL
6 1 (0.088%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (15.43%) SQL Server
2 123 (10.78%) Power BI
3 95 (8.33%) MySQL
4 83 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 45 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 40 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (3.16%) MongoDB
10 28 (2.45%) Power Query
11 24 (2.10%) Tableau
12 21 (1.84%) Star Schema
13 20 (1.75%) NoSQL
13 20 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 17 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
15 15 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (1.31%) Redis
15 15 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 182 (15.95%) Git
2 37 (3.24%) Jenkins
3 36 (3.16%) JIRA
4 18 (1.58%) Bitbucket
5 13 (1.14%) IntelliJ
5 13 (1.14%) Maven
6 10 (0.88%) JUnit
6 10 (0.88%) Selenium
6 10 (0.88%) webpack
7 9 (0.79%) CircleCI
7 9 (0.79%) Gradle
7 9 (0.79%) gulp
8 8 (0.70%) GitLab
8 8 (0.70%) Grunt
9 7 (0.61%) Mocha
9 7 (0.61%) Mockito
9 7 (0.61%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.53%) NUnit
10 6 (0.53%) Postman
10 6 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 241 (21.12%) Social Skills
2 137 (12.01%) Finance
3 104 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
4 71 (6.22%) Retail
5 58 (5.08%) Law
6 55 (4.82%) Marketing
7 51 (4.47%) Public Sector
8 34 (2.98%) Manufacturing
9 25 (2.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 24 (2.10%) Legal
11 22 (1.93%) Electronics
12 20 (1.75%) Tech for Good
13 16 (1.40%) Health Technology
14 15 (1.31%) Banking
15 8 (0.70%) Advertising
16 7 (0.61%) Games
17 6 (0.53%) Telecoms
18 4 (0.35%) Automotive
18 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
19 3 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (33.65%) .NET
2 286 (25.07%) HTML
3 278 (24.36%) CSS
4 261 (22.87%) React
5 191 (16.74%) AngularJS
6 147 (12.88%) .NET Core
7 134 (11.74%) Node.js
8 98 (8.59%) ASP.NET
9 81 (7.10%) .NET Framework
9 81 (7.10%) Laravel
10 79 (6.92%) RESTful
11 75 (6.57%) Spring
12 70 (6.13%) REST
13 68 (5.96%) HTML5
14 65 (5.70%) Vue
15 58 (5.08%) Spring Boot
16 55 (4.82%) Web Services
17 53 (4.65%) jQuery
18 52 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 50 (4.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (3.33%) Product Ownership
3 29 (2.54%) Cloud Native
3 29 (2.54%) Mobile App
4 25 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
5 21 (1.84%) Legacy Systems
6 17 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.31%) Low-Code
9 14 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.23%) NHS
9 14 (1.23%) Sports Betting
10 13 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (1.14%) Robotics
11 11 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
11 11 (0.96%) Virtual Team
12 10 (0.88%) Algorithms
12 10 (0.88%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.70%) Distributed Systems
13 8 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (5.52%) Linux
2 20 (1.75%) Windows
3 19 (1.67%) Android
4 11 (0.96%) Unix
5 10 (0.88%) Mac OS
6 8 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.088%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (36.46%) Agile
2 212 (18.58%) DevOps
2 212 (18.58%) Problem-Solving
3 192 (16.83%) Full Stack Development
4 166 (14.55%) Front End Development
5 145 (12.71%) CI/CD
6 135 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
7 134 (11.74%) Software Engineering
8 113 (9.90%) Unit Testing
9 108 (9.47%) Scrum
10 107 (9.38%) MVC
11 106 (9.29%) TDD
12 101 (8.85%) Mentoring
13 89 (7.80%) Web Development
14 88 (7.71%) Microservices
15 83 (7.27%) Actionable Insight
16 81 (7.10%) Analytics
16 81 (7.10%) Computer Science
17 77 (6.75%) Data Modelling
18 72 (6.31%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 411 (36.02%) JavaScript
2 369 (32.34%) C#
3 344 (30.15%) SQL
4 177 (15.51%) TypeScript
5 165 (14.46%) Java
6 114 (9.99%) PHP
7 90 (7.89%) Python
8 59 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 33 (2.89%) PL/SQL
10 29 (2.54%) C++
11 26 (2.28%) Data Analysis Expressions
12 18 (1.58%) Ruby
13 16 (1.40%) C
14 14 (1.23%) Apex Code
15 11 (0.96%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.88%) Kotlin
16 10 (0.88%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.70%) Go
18 7 (0.61%) Rust
18 7 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (17.44%) Degree
2 79 (6.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 68 (5.96%) Security Cleared
4 47 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 7 (0.61%) Master's Degree
6 7 (0.61%) PhD
7 5 (0.44%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.44%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
7 5 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.35%) AWS Certified Developer
8 4 (0.35%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.088%) Azure Certification
9 1 (0.088%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.088%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.088%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.59%) QA
2 9 (0.79%) Accessibility
2 9 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 9 (0.79%) GDPR
3 6 (0.53%) WCAG
4 2 (0.18%) NCSC
4 2 (0.18%) WAI
5 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.088%) SLA
System Software
1 120 (10.52%) Docker
2 6 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.088%) Embedded Firmware
4 1 (0.088%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 87 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.02%) Terraform
3 6 (0.53%) Ansible
4 4 (0.35%) MIIS
5 3 (0.26%) Progress Chef
6 2 (0.18%) cPanel
6 2 (0.18%) Grafana
7 1 (0.088%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.088%) Istio
7 1 (0.088%) Plesk
7 1 (0.088%) Puppet
Vendors
1 154 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 60 (5.26%) Oracle
3 33 (2.89%) Salesforce
4 24 (2.10%) Google
5 13 (1.14%) ServiceNow
6 12 (1.05%) SAP
6 12 (1.05%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.05%) Zoho
7 10 (0.88%) Adobe
8 9 (0.79%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.53%) New Relic
9 6 (0.53%) OpenText
10 4 (0.35%) IBM
10 4 (0.35%) Software AG
10 4 (0.35%) Splunk
10 4 (0.35%) webMethods
11 3 (0.26%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.26%) Nintex
11 3 (0.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 3 (0.26%) SYSPRO