The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 7 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.62% 3.33% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 3.35% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 3
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% +16.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £27,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £50,000 £38,500
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 Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 260 328 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 97.38% 99.39% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 219 267 355
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warrington region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) WPF
4 7 (58.33%) MVVM
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Kanban
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (16.67%) TDD

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 (8.33%) Kinematics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) WPF
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVVM
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: 23 days ago