Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 258 310
Rank change year-on-year +17 +52 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 73 81 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.75% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 66 70 51
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9452 10860 12891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.94% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7928 9178 10572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
West Yorkshire +2 41 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South Yorkshire +34 20 £42,500 +4.94% 3
North Yorkshire +13 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Yorkshire -6 5 £37,500 -14.77%
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 66 (90.41%) C#
2 60 (82.19%) .NET
3 54 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (67.12%) MVC
5 43 (58.90%) SQL
6 41 (56.16%) Software Engineering
7 40 (54.79%) SQL Server
8 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET
8 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
9 36 (49.32%) Scrum
10 32 (43.84%) SDLC
11 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (38.36%) Visual Studio
13 27 (36.99%) WCF
14 24 (32.88%) Waterfall
15 23 (31.51%) WPF
15 23 (31.51%) Web Services
16 21 (28.77%) .NET Framework
17 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
17 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
18 18 (24.66%) HTML
19 17 (23.29%) CSS
19 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 16 (21.92%) TDD
21 15 (20.55%) SOAP
21 15 (20.55%) Finance
22 13 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
23 12 (16.44%) jQuery
23 12 (16.44%) SOA
24 11 (15.07%) REST

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) OpenROAD
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) npm
4 1 (1.37%) G Suite
4 1 (1.37%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) Broadband
2 2 (2.74%) PPP
3 1 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.11%) Informix
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Visual Studio
2 13 (17.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (9.59%) JIRA
4 4 (5.48%) MSTest
5 3 (4.11%) CA Gen
5 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.11%) Moq
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.11%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (4.11%) PROIV
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
6 2 (2.74%) Bower
6 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.74%) Grunt
6 2 (2.74%) gulp
6 2 (2.74%) Protractor
6 2 (2.74%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) Appium
7 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (82.19%) .NET
2 39 (53.42%) ASP.NET
3 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (36.99%) WCF
5 23 (31.51%) Web Services
5 23 (31.51%) WPF
6 21 (28.77%) .NET Framework
7 18 (24.66%) HTML
8 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (23.29%) CSS
9 15 (20.55%) SOAP
10 12 (16.44%) jQuery
11 11 (15.07%) REST
12 8 (10.96%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.85%) WinForms
15 4 (5.48%) Entity Framework
15 4 (5.48%) HTML5
15 4 (5.48%) Spring
16 3 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Tandem
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.37%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.37%) Social Media
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (67.12%) MVC
3 41 (56.16%) Software Engineering
4 36 (49.32%) Scrum
5 32 (43.84%) SDLC
6 24 (32.88%) Waterfall
7 16 (21.92%) TDD
8 12 (16.44%) SOA
9 10 (13.70%) Sequence Diagram
9 10 (13.70%) UML
10 9 (12.33%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.96%) OO
11 8 (10.96%) OOP
12 7 (9.59%) Kanban
13 6 (8.22%) SOLID
14 5 (6.85%) Microservices
14 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
14 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
15 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
16 3 (4.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (90.41%) C#
2 43 (58.90%) SQL
3 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
4 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.70%) Java
6 6 (8.22%) C++
7 5 (6.85%) C
8 4 (5.48%) PHP
8 4 (5.48%) VB
9 3 (4.11%) Clipper
9 3 (4.11%) COBOL
9 3 (4.11%) DataFlex
9 3 (4.11%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 3 (4.11%) LINC
9 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.11%) RPG
9 3 (4.11%) Tcl
9 3 (4.11%) Uniface
9 3 (4.11%) xBase
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) Google