The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 3 months to 28 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 11.28% 3.50% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 3.51% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 26
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 York. 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
York
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 323 427 386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 95.85% 99.53% 99.74%
Number of salaries quoted 269 371 305
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in York

Software Developer
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in York

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in York over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in York

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 York region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 63 (91.30%) C#
2 59 (85.51%) JavaScript
3 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (71.01%) Scrum
5 48 (69.57%) HTML
5 48 (69.57%) .NET
5 48 (69.57%) CSS
6 45 (65.22%) Software Engineering
7 38 (55.07%) Degree
7 38 (55.07%) Jasmine
8 37 (53.62%) Mathematics
8 37 (53.62%) MVC
9 33 (47.83%) Military
10 32 (46.38%) PMI
10 32 (46.38%) PMI Certification
11 30 (43.48%) SQL Server
11 30 (43.48%) D3.js
12 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
13 28 (40.58%) Visual Studio
14 27 (39.13%) TDD
14 27 (39.13%) Security Cleared
15 26 (37.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (36.23%) Kanban
17 24 (34.78%) XPath
17 24 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (34.78%) HTML5
17 24 (34.78%) Moq
17 24 (34.78%) CSS3
17 24 (34.78%) XML
18 23 (33.33%) SQL

Software 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:

Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) SaaS
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (55.07%) Jasmine
2 28 (40.58%) Visual Studio
3 26 (37.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (34.78%) Moq
5 14 (20.29%) QUnit
6 9 (13.04%) Selenium
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.45%) Ant
8 1 (1.45%) Gradle
8 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.45%) JIRA
8 1 (1.45%) Maven
General
1 33 (47.83%) Military
2 7 (10.14%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (69.57%) .NET
1 48 (69.57%) CSS
1 48 (69.57%) HTML
2 30 (43.48%) D3.js
3 24 (34.78%) CSS3
3 24 (34.78%) HTML5
3 24 (34.78%) XML
4 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET
5 20 (28.99%) WinForms
6 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (23.19%) Node.js
6 16 (23.19%) React
6 16 (23.19%) Underscore.js
6 16 (23.19%) YUI
7 14 (20.29%) DOM
7 14 (20.29%) JSON
7 14 (20.29%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (20.29%) LESS
7 14 (20.29%) Redux
8 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (46.38%) PMI
2 6 (8.70%) Arduino
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Android
2 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (71.01%) Scrum
3 45 (65.22%) Software Engineering
4 37 (53.62%) Mathematics
4 37 (53.62%) MVC
5 27 (39.13%) TDD
6 25 (36.23%) Kanban
7 18 (26.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 15 (21.74%) Web Development
9 14 (20.29%) Business Transformation
9 14 (20.29%) Data Visualisation
9 14 (20.29%) Front End Development
9 14 (20.29%) SOLID
9 14 (20.29%) Visualisation
10 11 (15.94%) Automated Testing
11 9 (13.04%) Analytics
11 9 (13.04%) Microservices
11 9 (13.04%) SOA
12 4 (5.80%) OO
13 2 (2.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (91.30%) C#
2 59 (85.51%) JavaScript
3 24 (34.78%) XPath
4 23 (33.33%) SQL
5 15 (21.74%) C++
5 15 (21.74%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) C
6 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
7 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Groovy
8 1 (1.45%) Python
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (55.07%) Degree
2 32 (46.38%) PMI Certification
3 27 (39.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Aviva
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago