Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 52 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 362 373 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.59% 5.23% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.76% 5.36% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 340 353 384
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,287 6,962 8,062
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.58% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,319 5,969 6,741
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,238
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +14 282 £47,500 -0.52% 35
Bradford -21 31 £45,000 - 8
Halifax +27 16 £36,000 -20.00%
Huddersfield -4 7 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Wakefield -7 7 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Batley - 5 £50,000 - 1
Wetherby -3 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Keighley - 2 £28,500 -
Castleford - 2 £45,000 -
Ilkley - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, Senior 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 186 (51.38%) JavaScript
2 180 (49.72%) C#
3 171 (47.24%) .NET
4 166 (45.86%) MVC
5 160 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (30.94%) HTML
7 107 (29.56%) CSS
8 101 (27.90%) SQL Server
9 98 (27.07%) ASP.NET
10 97 (26.80%) TDD
11 95 (26.24%) Java
12 93 (25.69%) PHP
13 88 (24.31%) SQL
14 83 (22.93%) Microsoft
15 82 (22.65%) Finance
16 81 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 69 (19.06%) Microsoft Azure
18 61 (16.85%) Retail
18 61 (16.85%) AngularJS
19 59 (16.30%) .NET Framework
19 59 (16.30%) Git (software)
20 56 (15.47%) jQuery
21 52 (14.36%) Unit Testing
21 52 (14.36%) OO
21 52 (14.36%) Python
21 52 (14.36%) MySQL
22 49 (13.54%) Software Engineering
22 49 (13.54%) Web Development
22 49 (13.54%) BDD
23 45 (12.43%) SDLC

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 16 (4.42%) Apache
2 15 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.49%) Joomla!
5 7 (1.93%) CMS
6 6 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.10%) IIS
8 2 (0.55%) Drupal
8 2 (0.55%) JBoss
8 2 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.28%) Confluence
9 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (3.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 69 (19.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (8.01%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.83%) GitHub
5 2 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.55%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) Google Play
6 1 (0.28%) Office 365
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) Firewall
1 2 (0.55%) Intranet
2 1 (0.28%) AMQP
2 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (27.90%) SQL Server
2 52 (14.36%) MySQL
3 31 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (5.52%) NoSQL
7 16 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (4.14%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.76%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.38%) Couchbase
11 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.10%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.10%) Power BI
13 3 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 59 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.35%) Cucumber
3 20 (5.52%) Selenium
4 16 (4.42%) SpecFlow
5 15 (4.14%) Subversion
6 13 (3.59%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.76%) JIRA
8 10 (2.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (2.49%) PHPUnit
10 8 (2.21%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.21%) JUnit
11 6 (1.66%) gulp
11 6 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
12 5 (1.38%) Android Studio
12 5 (1.38%) webpack
13 2 (0.55%) Appium
13 2 (0.55%) Gradle
13 2 (0.55%) NUnit
13 2 (0.55%) SonarQube
General
1 82 (22.65%) Finance
2 61 (16.85%) Retail
3 16 (4.42%) Marketing
4 4 (1.10%) Automotive
5 3 (0.83%) Advertising
5 3 (0.83%) Legal
6 2 (0.55%) Games
6 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (47.24%) .NET
2 112 (30.94%) HTML
3 107 (29.56%) CSS
4 98 (27.07%) ASP.NET
5 81 (22.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 61 (16.85%) AngularJS
7 59 (16.30%) .NET Framework
8 56 (15.47%) jQuery
9 45 (12.43%) Entity Framework
10 43 (11.88%) Node.js
10 43 (11.88%) Spring
11 37 (10.22%) HTML5
12 32 (8.84%) Web Services
13 27 (7.46%) RESTful
14 25 (6.91%) LAMP
15 23 (6.35%) Hibernate
16 22 (6.08%) React
17 20 (5.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (5.25%) .NET Core
19 15 (4.14%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.22%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.31%) User Experience
4 7 (1.93%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.66%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.55%) NHS
9 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.28%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.28%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.28%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.28%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.73%) Linux
2 12 (3.31%) Android
2 12 (3.31%) Windows
3 8 (2.21%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.66%) Unix
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (45.86%) MVC
2 160 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (26.80%) TDD
4 52 (14.36%) OO
4 52 (14.36%) Unit Testing
5 49 (13.54%) BDD
5 49 (13.54%) Software Engineering
5 49 (13.54%) Web Development
6 45 (12.43%) SDLC
7 41 (11.33%) OOP
7 41 (11.33%) Scrum
8 40 (11.05%) Mentoring
9 33 (9.12%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (7.46%) Coaching
11 26 (7.18%) Pair Programming
12 25 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (6.63%) DevOps
14 20 (5.52%) E-Commerce
15 19 (5.25%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 186 (51.38%) JavaScript
2 180 (49.72%) C#
3 95 (26.24%) Java
4 93 (25.69%) PHP
5 88 (24.31%) SQL
6 52 (14.36%) Python
7 26 (7.18%) T-SQL
8 14 (3.87%) Scala
9 13 (3.59%) Ruby
10 12 (3.31%) Java 8
10 12 (3.31%) PHP 5
11 9 (2.49%) C
11 9 (2.49%) C++
12 8 (2.21%) PHP 7
13 6 (1.66%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.38%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.38%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.10%) VB
16 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (1.93%) Degree
2 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.33%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.49%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Firmware
2 1 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.38%) SmoothWall
2 3 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 83 (22.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.35%) Google
3 15 (4.14%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (4.14%) Twitter
4 14 (3.87%) Oracle
5 11 (3.04%) Tableau
6 9 (2.49%) Zend
7 8 (2.21%) Alteryx
8 7 (1.93%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.10%) PayPal
10 3 (0.83%) Capita
11 2 (0.55%) IBM
11 2 (0.55%) SAP
11 2 (0.55%) Sybase
12 1 (0.28%) Cognos
12 1 (0.28%) Informatica
12 1 (0.28%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.28%) Telerik
12 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.28%) WorldPay