The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 198 180
Rank change year-on-year +36 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 24 13 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.30% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.31% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 34
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 3475 4213 4861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.69% 97.21% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3062 3459 3829
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,460
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +37 14 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Bradford +13 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Wetherby - 3 £47,500 -
Dewsbury - 2 £42,500 -
Senior Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (95.92%) C#
2 45 (91.84%) .NET
3 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
4 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (53.06%) MVC
5 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
6 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
7 20 (40.82%) HTML
8 19 (38.78%) CSS
9 17 (34.69%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (30.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 13 (26.53%) jQuery
13 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
13 12 (24.49%) TDD
13 12 (24.49%) Visual Studio
14 10 (20.41%) Web Services
15 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
16 8 (16.33%) XML
16 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
17 7 (14.29%) Delphi
17 7 (14.29%) Finance
17 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
17 7 (14.29%) BDD
18 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 6 (12.24%) Analytics
18 6 (12.24%) Web Development

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 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) MSTest
3 2 (4.08%) NUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 31 (63.27%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.82%) HTML
4 19 (38.78%) CSS
5 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (30.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (26.53%) jQuery
7 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.41%) Web Services
9 8 (16.33%) XML
10 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.24%) Middleware
12 5 (10.20%) WPF
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.16%) CSS3
13 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (8.16%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (8.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (10.20%) iPad
2 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.04%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Phone
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (53.06%) MVC
3 14 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.49%) TDD
5 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (12.24%) Analytics
7 6 (12.24%) ERP
7 6 (12.24%) Web Development
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
8 5 (10.20%) SOA
9 4 (8.16%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (8.16%) MVVM
9 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.12%) OO
10 3 (6.12%) Pair Programming
11 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (4.08%) ETL
11 2 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) C#
2 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Delphi
5 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago