Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.72% 10.84% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 11.11% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 4
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £34,500 £31,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £44,500 £43,750 £38,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 124 81 115
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.64% 97.59% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 107 76 106
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £19,150 £25,625 £25,625
90th Percentile £58,200 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Mob Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree