Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 60 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.03% 2.90% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 2.99% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 22
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -21.21% +26.92%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,750 £24,325
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -5.88%

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 622 635 572
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.95% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 497 541 489
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,400 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% +8.11% -7.50%

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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 18 (69.23%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
6 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 10 (38.46%) CSS
6 10 (38.46%) HTML
6 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
6 10 (38.46%) WinForms
6 10 (38.46%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
7 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
8 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 8 (30.77%) PHP
8 8 (30.77%) Web Services
8 8 (30.77%) Unix
8 8 (30.77%) Linux
8 8 (30.77%) OO
8 8 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (30.77%) REST
8 8 (30.77%) Laravel

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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (30.77%) DigitalOcean
1 8 (30.77%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (30.77%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (30.77%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.85%) MSTest
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
1 10 (38.46%) CSS
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
1 10 (38.46%) jQuery
1 10 (38.46%) WinForms
2 8 (30.77%) Laravel
2 8 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (30.77%) REST
2 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.69%) RequireJS
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) Process Improvement
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) MCPD
1 1 (3.85%) MCSD
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) New Relic