The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Manchester / Salford
Rank 15 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 5.48% 13.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 13.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £50,000 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +122.22% -  
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 Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 70 29 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 95.89% 100.00% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 61
Median salary £37,747 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.65% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Salford

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Salford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Salford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) CouchDB
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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