The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield 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
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 28 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 1.54% - 10.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% - 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 20
Median salary £31,250 - £32,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £39,100
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 Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 125 137 185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.15% 97.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 114 109 161
Median salary £33,500 £34,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.47% +3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,000
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 Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Wakefield

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Wakefield

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Wakefield over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Wakefield

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

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 Wakefield region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
6 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) Web Development
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
7 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) Legal
7 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 1 (11.11%) WinForms
9 1 (11.11%) Web Design
9 1 (11.11%) VB
9 1 (11.11%) OO
9 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
9 1 (11.11%) Telerik
9 1 (11.11%) VB6
9 1 (11.11%) Google
9 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
7 1 (11.11%) LESS
7 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
7 1 (11.11%) Sass
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago