Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 58 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.70% 3.21% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 3.32% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 34
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,300 £27,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £51,250 £48,375
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -

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 524 573 614
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.24% 96.79% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 402 463 543
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £28,775 £21,250 £21,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £53,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +17.33% -6.25%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019, 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 Warrington region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) R
3 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
3 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 5 (55.56%) Innovative Thinking
3 5 (55.56%) Data Science
3 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
3 5 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) PhD
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Data Science
2 5 (55.56%) Innovative Thinking
2 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) R
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PhD
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin