Developer Jobs in the North of England

Developer
England > North of England

The median Developer salary in the North of England is £55,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 24 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 5 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 2,597 1,658 3,848
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 15.64% 12.58% 19.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.43% 14.15% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,146 1,222 2,723
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £33,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +16.67%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,720
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £58,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.77% +8.33% +9.09%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North of England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies 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 15,809 11,719 18,546
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 88.89% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11,248 7,506 11,454
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,500 £28,189
25th Percentile £36,750 £39,000 £38,059
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £81,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

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 24 July 2024.

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 24 July 2024. 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 +9 1,520 £55,000 - 163
Yorkshire +8 819 £52,500 - 95
North East +11 258 £55,000 +4.76% 39
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2024, 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.

1 868 (33.42%) .NET
2 850 (32.73%) C#
3 738 (28.42%) JavaScript
4 650 (25.03%) Azure
5 555 (21.37%) Agile
6 543 (20.91%) Full Stack Development
7 506 (19.48%) SQL
8 416 (16.02%) HTML
9 395 (15.21%) CSS
10 387 (14.90%) React
11 382 (14.71%) Social Skills
12 354 (13.63%) AngularJS
13 338 (13.02%) DevOps
14 326 (12.55%) AWS
15 308 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
16 303 (11.67%) Microsoft
17 281 (10.82%) PHP
18 280 (10.78%) SQL Server
19 261 (10.05%) Software Engineering
20 254 (9.78%) Node.js
21 226 (8.70%) .NET Framework
22 222 (8.55%) Web Development
23 221 (8.51%) Degree
24 219 (8.43%) TypeScript
25 217 (8.36%) MVC
26 212 (8.16%) ASP.NET
27 208 (8.01%) Microservices
28 207 (7.97%) TDD
29 206 (7.93%) Vue
30 203 (7.82%) .NET Core

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 64 (2.46%) CMS
2 47 (1.81%) WordPress
3 46 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 32 (1.23%) Apache
4 32 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 28 (1.08%) IIS
6 12 (0.46%) Confluence
6 12 (0.46%) nginx
7 10 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 10 (0.39%) Drupal
8 8 (0.31%) SAS
9 5 (0.19%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.19%) OpenEdge
10 4 (0.15%) Appian
10 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.15%) Mendix
10 4 (0.15%) PrestaShop
11 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Exchange
11 3 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.12%) Totara
Applications
1 39 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.12%) Sketch
6 2 (0.077%) Adobe XD
6 2 (0.077%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.039%) CPLEX
7 1 (0.039%) Elementor
7 1 (0.039%) Maya
Business Applications
1 56 (2.16%) Magento
2 37 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.92%) Shopify
4 9 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.27%) BPCS
6 6 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.077%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.077%) SAP MII
10 1 (0.039%) IBM Planning Analytics
10 1 (0.039%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.039%) NEC Housing
10 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.039%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 650 (25.03%) Azure
2 326 (12.55%) AWS
3 191 (7.35%) Power Platform
4 178 (6.85%) Azure DevOps
5 125 (4.81%) Dynamics 365
6 114 (4.39%) SaaS
6 114 (4.39%) Serverless
7 78 (3.00%) PowerApps
8 74 (2.85%) Power Automate
9 68 (2.62%) Azure Logic Apps
10 67 (2.58%) Azure Functions
11 60 (2.31%) Azure Service Bus
12 59 (2.27%) GitHub
13 43 (1.66%) Azure API Management
14 41 (1.58%) IBM Cloud
15 31 (1.19%) GCP
15 31 (1.19%) Microsoft 365
16 30 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
17 24 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
18 21 (0.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.19%) Internet
2 12 (0.46%) Intranet
3 11 (0.42%) Wireless
4 10 (0.39%) DNS
5 7 (0.27%) Broadband
5 7 (0.27%) SSL
6 6 (0.23%) HTTP
6 6 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.15%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.15%) Firewall
7 4 (0.15%) VPN
8 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.077%) FTP
9 2 (0.077%) Mobile Broadband
9 2 (0.077%) MQTT
9 2 (0.077%) RS-232
10 1 (0.039%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.039%) Skype
10 1 (0.039%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 195 (7.51%) MySQL
3 111 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
4 99 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 95 (3.66%) Power BI
6 88 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 79 (3.04%) MongoDB
8 44 (1.69%) DB2
9 43 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (1.04%) DynamoDB
13 26 (1.00%) Power Query
14 23 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
15 21 (0.81%) Data Lake
16 18 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
16 18 (0.69%) Tableau
17 13 (0.50%) Redis
18 11 (0.42%) GIS
19 10 (0.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 187 (7.20%) Git
2 45 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 40 (1.54%) JIRA
4 25 (0.96%) Bitbucket
5 22 (0.85%) Jasmine
6 21 (0.81%) Jenkins
7 19 (0.73%) GitLab
8 17 (0.65%) Karma Test Runner
9 16 (0.62%) PHPUnit
9 16 (0.62%) TeamCity
10 14 (0.54%) CircleCI
10 14 (0.54%) Xcode
11 11 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.35%) Appium
13 7 (0.27%) gulp
13 7 (0.27%) IntelliJ
13 7 (0.27%) JUnit
13 7 (0.27%) Mockito
13 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 382 (14.71%) Social Skills
2 171 (6.58%) Finance
3 118 (4.54%) Retail
4 117 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 111 (4.27%) Law
6 108 (4.16%) Public Sector
7 94 (3.62%) Marketing
8 87 (3.35%) Games
9 76 (2.93%) Legal
10 67 (2.58%) Manufacturing
11 39 (1.50%) Tech for Good
12 37 (1.42%) Organisational Skills
13 30 (1.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 28 (1.08%) Automotive
15 25 (0.96%) Advertising
15 25 (0.96%) Banking
16 17 (0.65%) Health Technology
17 16 (0.62%) Back Office
18 14 (0.54%) Aerospace
18 14 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 868 (33.42%) .NET
2 416 (16.02%) HTML
3 395 (15.21%) CSS
4 387 (14.90%) React
5 354 (13.63%) AngularJS
6 254 (9.78%) Node.js
7 226 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 212 (8.16%) ASP.NET
9 206 (7.93%) Vue
10 203 (7.82%) .NET Core
11 192 (7.39%) RESTful
12 190 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
13 173 (6.66%) REST
14 160 (6.16%) Laravel
15 153 (5.89%) Entity Framework
16 124 (4.77%) Web Services
17 122 (4.70%) jQuery
18 108 (4.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 98 (3.77%) HTML5
20 84 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 97 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
2 84 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 50 (1.93%) Product Ownership
4 49 (1.89%) Blockchain
5 48 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 48 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 41 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
7 34 (1.31%) IoT
8 31 (1.19%) NHS
9 30 (1.16%) Cloud Native
10 27 (1.04%) Social Media
11 23 (0.89%) Public Cloud
12 20 (0.77%) Legacy Systems
13 19 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
14 18 (0.69%) Animation
14 18 (0.69%) Onboarding
15 14 (0.54%) Distributed Systems
16 12 (0.46%) Social Network
16 12 (0.46%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 144 (5.54%) Linux
2 111 (4.27%) Apple iOS
3 107 (4.12%) Windows
4 95 (3.66%) Android
5 13 (0.50%) Unix
6 11 (0.42%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (0.27%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.12%) VMS
10 2 (0.077%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.077%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.077%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.039%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (21.37%) Agile
2 543 (20.91%) Full Stack Development
3 338 (13.02%) DevOps
4 308 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
5 261 (10.05%) Software Engineering
6 222 (8.55%) Web Development
7 217 (8.36%) MVC
8 208 (8.01%) Microservices
9 207 (7.97%) TDD
10 188 (7.24%) User Experience
11 168 (6.47%) CI/CD
11 168 (6.47%) Mentoring
12 157 (6.05%) E-Commerce
13 151 (5.81%) Design Patterns
14 139 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
15 134 (5.16%) Computer Science
16 129 (4.97%) OO
17 122 (4.70%) Clean Code
18 121 (4.66%) Unit Testing
19 120 (4.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 850 (32.73%) C#
2 738 (28.42%) JavaScript
3 506 (19.48%) SQL
4 281 (10.82%) PHP
5 219 (8.43%) TypeScript
6 197 (7.59%) Java
7 174 (6.70%) Python
8 66 (2.54%) T-SQL
9 57 (2.19%) C++
10 49 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 34 (1.31%) Swift
12 32 (1.23%) Scala
13 31 (1.19%) Ruby
14 28 (1.08%) Kotlin
15 27 (1.04%) VB
16 26 (1.00%) PowerShell
17 24 (0.92%) Go
18 21 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions
19 20 (0.77%) Delphi
20 16 (0.62%) VB6
Qualifications
1 221 (8.51%) Degree
2 107 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 76 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 60 (2.31%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.46%) AWS Certification
5 12 (0.46%) DBS Check
6 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.23%) CIPD
9 6 (0.23%) HND
10 4 (0.15%) Azure Certification
10 4 (0.15%) PhD
11 3 (0.12%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.077%) AWS Certified Developer
12 2 (0.077%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.077%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.039%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
13 1 (0.039%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.12%) QA
2 32 (1.23%) GDPR
3 23 (0.89%) Accessibility
4 6 (0.23%) WCAG
5 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.077%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.077%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.077%) Software Quality Assurance
7 1 (0.039%) NIST
System Software
1 147 (5.66%) Docker
2 7 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.15%) Firmware
4 4 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.077%) Embedded Firmware
5 2 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 102 (3.93%) Kubernetes
2 63 (2.43%) Terraform
3 6 (0.23%) Ansible
4 3 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.077%) Kibana
5 2 (0.077%) Rancher
6 1 (0.039%) Grafana
6 1 (0.039%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.039%) Istio
6 1 (0.039%) Kiali
6 1 (0.039%) Oozie
6 1 (0.039%) Plesk
6 1 (0.039%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 303 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 71 (2.73%) Oracle
3 55 (2.12%) IBM
4 50 (1.93%) ServiceNow
5 46 (1.77%) Google
6 41 (1.58%) Red Hat
7 31 (1.19%) Adobe
8 24 (0.92%) Facebook
9 15 (0.58%) MuleSoft
10 13 (0.50%) SAP
11 10 (0.39%) Apple
11 10 (0.39%) HP
12 9 (0.35%) Xamarin
13 8 (0.31%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.27%) Salesforce
15 6 (0.23%) Civica
15 6 (0.23%) Cognos
15 6 (0.23%) Intapp
15 6 (0.23%) Sitecore
16 5 (0.19%) WooCommerce