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The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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

Software Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 61 81 78
Rank change year-on-year +20 -3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 304 177 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.22% 3.36% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 3.57% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 104 154 141
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,075 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,625 £33,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09% +7.32%
75th Percentile £51,250 £57,188 £52,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

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 6,847 4,960 4,466
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.28% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,397 4,111 3,866
10th Percentile £28,189 £27,772 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.50%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Developer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Developer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Yorkshire

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 Software Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +11 198 £42,500 -1.73% 30
South Yorkshire +5 38 £36,250 -21.62% 14
East Yorkshire -2 23 £30,000 -20.00%
Humberside - 22 - -
North Yorkshire -15 18 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, Software Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 217 (71.38%) JavaScript
2 214 (70.39%) C#
3 177 (58.22%) HTML
4 168 (55.26%) CSS
5 143 (47.04%) Agile
6 142 (46.71%) Microsoft
7 135 (44.41%) OO
8 129 (42.43%) Java
9 126 (41.45%) Python
10 119 (39.14%) .NET
11 114 (37.50%) OOP
12 111 (36.51%) Oracle
13 110 (36.18%) Data Structures
14 108 (35.53%) HTML5
14 108 (35.53%) CSS3
15 107 (35.20%) Functional Programming
15 107 (35.20%) OCP
15 107 (35.20%) OCA
15 107 (35.20%) Oracle Certification
15 107 (35.20%) CIW
15 107 (35.20%) Java SE
16 71 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
17 69 (22.70%) .NET Core
18 67 (22.04%) Azure
19 61 (20.07%) DevOps
19 61 (20.07%) SQL
20 60 (19.74%) MVC
21 59 (19.41%) Degree
22 58 (19.08%) .NET Framework
23 57 (18.75%) Web Development

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 14 (4.61%) Confluence
2 4 (1.32%) IIS
3 3 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.04%) Azure
2 22 (7.24%) AWS
3 12 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.95%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
3 12 (3.95%) Serverless
4 7 (2.30%) GitHub
5 5 (1.64%) PaaS
6 4 (1.32%) GCP
7 3 (0.99%) Heroku
8 2 (0.66%) SaaS
9 1 (0.33%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.33%) IaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.33%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.33%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.95%) Internet
2 3 (0.99%) Broadband
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) MQTT
3 1 (0.33%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.24%) MySQL
3 12 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.33%) Big Data
6 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.33%) QlikView
6 1 (0.33%) Redis
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.61%) JIRA
2 14 (4.61%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.64%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.99%) NUnit
5 2 (0.66%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.66%) Cypress.io
5 2 (0.66%) GoogleTest
5 2 (0.66%) Postman
5 2 (0.66%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.66%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) Cactus
General
1 38 (12.50%) Social Skills
2 33 (10.86%) Manufacturing
3 32 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (8.88%) Finance
5 24 (7.89%) Law
6 18 (5.92%) Public Sector
7 13 (4.28%) Legal
7 13 (4.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (3.95%) Automotive
9 11 (3.62%) Games
10 9 (2.96%) Retail
11 8 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
12 7 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
13 6 (1.97%) Publishing
14 4 (1.32%) Telecoms
15 3 (0.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 2 (0.66%) Back Office
16 2 (0.66%) Electronics
17 1 (0.33%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (58.22%) HTML
2 168 (55.26%) CSS
3 119 (39.14%) .NET
4 108 (35.53%) CSS3
4 108 (35.53%) HTML5
5 107 (35.20%) Java SE
6 69 (22.70%) .NET Core
7 58 (19.08%) .NET Framework
8 34 (11.18%) React
9 32 (10.53%) Entity Framework
10 31 (10.20%) jQuery
11 30 (9.87%) RESTful
12 27 (8.88%) ASP.NET
13 23 (7.57%) LINQ
14 19 (6.25%) AngularJS
15 16 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (4.61%) Sass
17 12 (3.95%) JSON
17 12 (3.95%) Laravel
18 11 (3.62%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 110 (36.18%) Data Structures
2 30 (9.87%) Algorithms
2 30 (9.87%) Smartphone
3 15 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.30%) Virtual Team
5 6 (1.97%) Digital TV
5 6 (1.97%) Smart Meter
5 6 (1.97%) User Experience
6 5 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.64%) NHS
7 4 (1.32%) IoT
8 3 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.99%) Life Science
8 3 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.66%) STB
10 1 (0.33%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.49%) Android
2 35 (11.51%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.28%) Linux
4 4 (1.32%) Windows
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (47.04%) Agile
2 135 (44.41%) OO
3 114 (37.50%) OOP
4 107 (35.20%) Functional Programming
5 71 (23.36%) Problem-Solving
6 61 (20.07%) DevOps
7 60 (19.74%) MVC
8 57 (18.75%) Web Development
9 47 (15.46%) Mathematics
9 47 (15.46%) Scrum
10 44 (14.47%) Full Stack Development
11 32 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 29 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (9.54%) Microservices
13 26 (8.55%) Machine Learning
13 26 (8.55%) SDLC
14 24 (7.89%) CI/CD
15 23 (7.57%) Artificial Intelligence
16 22 (7.24%) Data Privacy
17 20 (6.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 217 (71.38%) JavaScript
2 214 (70.39%) C#
3 129 (42.43%) Java
4 126 (41.45%) Python
5 61 (20.07%) SQL
6 19 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 17 (5.59%) VB
8 16 (5.26%) Apple Swift
8 16 (5.26%) PHP
9 12 (3.95%) C++
10 8 (2.63%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.97%) Perl
12 2 (0.66%) C
12 2 (0.66%) Ruby
12 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.33%) VBA
13 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 107 (35.20%) CIW
1 107 (35.20%) OCA
1 107 (35.20%) OCP
1 107 (35.20%) Oracle Certification
2 59 (19.41%) Degree
3 7 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) IEC 62304
1 3 (0.99%) ISO 13485
1 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.66%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.28%) Docker
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 142 (46.71%) Microsoft
2 111 (36.51%) Oracle
3 13 (4.28%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.63%) Apple
5 7 (2.30%) NEC
5 7 (2.30%) Northgate
6 2 (0.66%) Google
7 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.33%) Zend