Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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

Developer
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 266 303 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 38.61% 43.22% 41.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.76% 44.30% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 225 252 264
York median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +16.44%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £51,000 £55,000 £51,250
North Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Permanent vacancies in York with a recognized job title 669 684 687
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 97.57% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 576 538 539
York median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,375 £52,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +3.98%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in York

Developer
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Developer in York

Developer
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in York over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in York

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 York region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 168 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 168 (63.16%) .NET
2 165 (62.03%) SQL
3 162 (60.90%) C#
4 130 (48.87%) MVC
5 123 (46.24%) ASP.NET
6 99 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (37.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 88 (33.08%) Git (software)
8 81 (30.45%) HTML
9 78 (29.32%) Microsoft
10 76 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 76 (28.57%) CSS
11 73 (27.44%) Software Engineering
12 70 (26.32%) .NET Framework
13 64 (24.06%) jQuery
14 60 (22.56%) TDD
15 58 (21.80%) OOP
16 54 (20.30%) Java
16 54 (20.30%) Enterprise Software
17 52 (19.55%) Unit Testing
18 48 (18.05%) Entity Framework
19 39 (14.66%) T-SQL
20 38 (14.29%) Scrum
21 37 (13.91%) Pair Programming
22 36 (13.53%) IIS
22 36 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
23 34 (12.78%) BDD
23 34 (12.78%) AngularJS
24 31 (11.65%) OO

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 36 (13.53%) IIS
2 9 (3.38%) CMS
3 8 (3.01%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) Appian
5 1 (0.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.38%) Jetty
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.14%) SaaS
4 4 (1.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.13%) Force.com
6 1 (0.38%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.76%) Broadband
2 3 (1.13%) SSH
2 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.40%) Relational Database
3 20 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (4.14%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (3.01%) MySQL
9 7 (2.63%) Power BI
10 4 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.50%) QlikView
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.38%) GIS
13 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 88 (33.08%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.39%) JIRA
3 14 (5.26%) Maven
4 11 (4.14%) Grunt
4 11 (4.14%) gulp
4 11 (4.14%) JUnit
5 9 (3.38%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.63%) NUnit
6 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.63%) webpack
7 6 (2.26%) GitLab
7 6 (2.26%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.38%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.38%) Gradle
10 1 (0.38%) Mocha
10 1 (0.38%) MSTest
10 1 (0.38%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (10.15%) Finance
2 10 (3.76%) Retail
3 9 (3.38%) Advertising
4 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.13%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (63.16%) .NET
2 123 (46.24%) ASP.NET
3 99 (37.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 81 (30.45%) HTML
5 76 (28.57%) CSS
6 70 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 64 (24.06%) jQuery
8 48 (18.05%) Entity Framework
9 34 (12.78%) AngularJS
10 31 (11.65%) React
11 25 (9.40%) Spring
12 21 (7.89%) Spring Boot
13 19 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (6.02%) .NET Core
15 14 (5.26%) HTML5
16 12 (4.51%) WCF
17 11 (4.14%) REST
18 10 (3.76%) RESTful
19 8 (3.01%) WPF
20 7 (2.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (20.30%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.64%) Fintech
5 11 (4.14%) User Experience
6 9 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.75%) W3C
11 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.53%) Linux
2 14 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 7 (2.63%) Android
3 7 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.75%) Unix
4 2 (0.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (48.87%) MVC
2 99 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (27.44%) Software Engineering
4 60 (22.56%) TDD
5 58 (21.80%) OOP
6 52 (19.55%) Unit Testing
7 38 (14.29%) Scrum
8 37 (13.91%) Pair Programming
9 34 (12.78%) BDD
10 31 (11.65%) OO
11 26 (9.77%) OOD
12 22 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (7.89%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (6.77%) SOLID
15 17 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (6.02%) DevOps
16 16 (6.02%) Microservices
17 15 (5.64%) Critical Thinking
18 12 (4.51%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 168 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 165 (62.03%) SQL
3 162 (60.90%) C#
4 54 (20.30%) Java
5 39 (14.66%) T-SQL
6 20 (7.52%) Python
7 12 (4.51%) Java 8
8 11 (4.14%) Perl
8 11 (4.14%) R
9 10 (3.76%) Ruby
10 8 (3.01%) C
10 8 (3.01%) PHP
11 7 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.26%) C++
12 6 (2.26%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.88%) Go
14 3 (1.13%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.13%) XAML
15 2 (0.75%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 16 (6.02%) Degree
2 5 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.76%) QA
2 8 (3.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (10.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.63%) Puppet
2 6 (2.26%) Terraform
3 5 (1.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 78 (29.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.02%) Xamarin
3 19 (7.14%) Oracle
4 10 (3.76%) Twitter
5 3 (1.13%) Google
5 3 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.75%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.75%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.75%) Tableau
6 2 (0.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) Apple
7 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.38%) Cognos
7 1 (0.38%) Dell
7 1 (0.38%) Facebook
7 1 (0.38%) Solace
7 1 (0.38%) Sophos
7 1 (0.38%) Sybase