Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 20 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 47 87
Rank change year-on-year -18 +40 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.62% 5.19% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 5.41% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 13
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% +48.94%
10th Percentile £31,000 £37,500 £26,300
90th Percentile £52,125 £48,750 £51,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 637 592 956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.30% 95.95% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 514 518 855
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,625 £52,725 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Warrington

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Warrington

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Warrington over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warrington region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) C#
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Sass
6 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 4 (23.53%) Xamarin
6 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (23.53%) Ionic Framework
6 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) DocumentDB
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) DocumentDB
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
4 4 (23.53%) Ionic Framework
4 4 (23.53%) Sass
4 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) ActiveX
6 2 (11.76%) COM
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) EPoS
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Defensive Programming
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) 3D Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCPD
3 1 (5.88%) MCSD
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter