Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

Software Developer
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 37 59
Rank change year-on-year -27 +22 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 46 78 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.54% 5.93% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 6.03% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 75
North Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,600 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,269 1,293 1,552
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 98.33% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,058 1,088 1,216
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +3.98%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £60,000 £54,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in North Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in North Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in North Yorkshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +17 21 £45,000 +35.34% 1
York -37 13 £49,000 +22.50% 7
Middlesbrough +7 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Skipton -15 3 £21,000 -47.50% 3
Selby - 1 £37,500 -
Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, Software 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 30 (65.22%) C#
2 24 (52.17%) .NET
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) .NET Framework
4 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 18 (39.13%) Scrum
5 16 (34.78%) TDD
6 15 (32.61%) OO
6 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
7 14 (30.43%) HTML
7 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 14 (30.43%) MVC
8 13 (28.26%) Finance
8 13 (28.26%) SQL
8 13 (28.26%) CSS
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
10 11 (23.91%) FinancialForce
10 11 (23.91%) Degree
11 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
11 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.39%) Xbox
12 8 (17.39%) React
12 8 (17.39%) User Stories
12 8 (17.39%) Process Improvement
12 8 (17.39%) jQuery

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 6 (13.04%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Jetty
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) FinancialForce
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) .NET Framework
3 14 (30.43%) HTML
4 13 (28.26%) CSS
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (17.39%) jQuery
7 8 (17.39%) React
8 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
8 6 (13.04%) Angular 2
8 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
8 6 (13.04%) RequireJS
9 5 (10.87%) Node.js
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.52%) HTML5
12 2 (4.35%) LAMP
12 2 (4.35%) Laravel
12 2 (4.35%) NHibernate
12 2 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
1 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.39%) Xbox
3 6 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.35%) Fintech
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Robotics
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Scrum
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 15 (32.61%) OO
4 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
5 14 (30.43%) MVC
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.39%) Process Improvement
7 8 (17.39%) User Stories
8 6 (13.04%) Microservices
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Kanban
10 3 (6.52%) OOP
10 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
11 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) C#
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 8 (17.39%) Java
5 6 (13.04%) TypeScript
6 5 (10.87%) C++
7 4 (8.70%) PHP
8 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.35%) Ruby
10 1 (2.17%) Python
10 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) Sophos
4 1 (2.17%) Zend