Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 260 241
Rank change year-on-year +32 -19 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 40 31 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.38% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.38% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 70
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6952 8057 9488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.56% 97.84% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5959 6736 7516
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,244 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in West Yorkshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 +48 25 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Wetherby +3 5 £47,500 +49.61%
Bradford +2 5 £42,500 -
Dewsbury - 2 £42,500 -
Halifax -17 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Otley - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Senior 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 38 (95.00%) C#
2 37 (92.50%) .NET
3 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
4 24 (60.00%) MVC
5 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
6 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (37.50%) HTML
7 15 (37.50%) CSS
7 15 (37.50%) jQuery
8 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
10 10 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (17.50%) Delphi
13 6 (15.00%) TDD
14 5 (12.50%) B2C
14 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
15 4 (10.00%) Web Development
15 4 (10.00%) BDD
15 4 (10.00%) CSS3
15 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
15 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
15 4 (10.00%) Java

Senior Software 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 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) MSTest
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) .NET
2 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 15 (37.50%) HTML
4 15 (37.50%) jQuery
5 10 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.00%) CSS3
9 3 (7.50%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) WCF
9 3 (7.50%) Web Services
10 2 (5.00%) LINQ
11 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.50%) Middleware
11 1 (2.50%) Node.js
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) MVC
2 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.00%) TDD
4 5 (12.50%) B2C
5 4 (10.00%) BDD
5 4 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.50%) Coaching
8 1 (2.50%) DevOps
8 1 (2.50%) SDLC
8 1 (2.50%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) Delphi
5 4 (10.00%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) C++
6 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.50%) C
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.50%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + corporate benefits + more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Content Catalyst Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 25 days ago