The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 55 96 58
Rank change year-on-year +41 -38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 242 183 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.57% 2.84% 4.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.68% 2.92% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 226 151 293
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5167 6265 7198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.12% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4494 5214 5813
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Yorkshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 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
West Yorkshire +58 156 £37,500 -6.25% 19
North Yorkshire +21 47 £45,000 +5.26% 13
South Yorkshire 0 35 £40,000 +14.28% 6
East Yorkshire -10 1 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 326 (74.09%) C#
2 297 (67.50%) .NET
3 268 (60.91%) JavaScript
4 243 (55.23%) HTML
5 230 (52.27%) MVC
6 221 (50.23%) CSS
7 217 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
8 183 (41.59%) ASP.NET
9 177 (40.23%) SQL Server
10 149 (33.86%) SQL
11 139 (31.59%) Software Engineering
12 118 (26.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 110 (25.00%) Scrum
14 108 (24.55%) Degree
15 105 (23.86%) jQuery
16 102 (23.18%) TDD
17 93 (21.14%) Microsoft
17 93 (21.14%) Java
18 91 (20.68%) .NET Framework
19 84 (19.09%) Web Services
20 77 (17.50%) HTML5
21 74 (16.82%) WCF
22 70 (15.91%) XML
22 70 (15.91%) AngularJS
23 63 (14.32%) PHP
24 62 (14.09%) Web Development
25 61 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 58 (13.18%) Visual Studio
27 56 (12.73%) WPF
28 51 (11.59%) WinForms

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (2.73%) CMS
2 6 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (1.36%) IIS
3 4 (0.91%) JBoss
3 4 (0.91%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.68%) Confluence
4 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
4 3 (0.68%) WordPress
5 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.45%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.45%) SAS
5 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.23%) Apache
6 1 (0.23%) Captiva
6 1 (0.23%) Drupal
6 1 (0.23%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 47 (10.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.55%) SaaS
2 18 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.27%) GitHub
4 6 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.91%) Force.com
6 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.23%) LDAP
3 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (40.23%) SQL Server
2 61 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (9.32%) MySQL
4 28 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.82%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.36%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.68%) MS Access
14 2 (0.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 2 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 58 (13.18%) Visual Studio
2 38 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (8.41%) Jasmine
4 24 (5.45%) Selenium
5 23 (5.23%) Git (software)
5 23 (5.23%) Moq
6 14 (3.18%) JIRA
6 14 (3.18%) QUnit
7 11 (2.50%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (2.05%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.14%) JUnit
10 5 (1.14%) Maven
10 5 (1.14%) Subversion
11 4 (0.91%) Ant
11 4 (0.91%) NUnit
12 3 (0.68%) Appium
12 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (9.77%) Finance
2 34 (7.73%) Military
3 14 (3.18%) Retail
4 12 (2.73%) Legal
5 10 (2.27%) Games
6 8 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Banking
7 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (67.50%) .NET
2 243 (55.23%) HTML
3 221 (50.23%) CSS
4 183 (41.59%) ASP.NET
5 118 (26.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 105 (23.86%) jQuery
7 91 (20.68%) .NET Framework
8 84 (19.09%) Web Services
9 77 (17.50%) HTML5
10 74 (16.82%) WCF
11 70 (15.91%) AngularJS
11 70 (15.91%) XML
12 56 (12.73%) WPF
13 51 (11.59%) WinForms
14 44 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 44 (10.00%) CSS3
14 44 (10.00%) Entity Framework
15 36 (8.18%) LESS
16 34 (7.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 33 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.23%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.50%) PMI
3 22 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.27%) iPad
5 9 (2.05%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.14%) User Experience
9 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.91%) Arduino
10 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.23%) BBC
11 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.23%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.23%) iPhone
11 1 (0.23%) Life Science
11 1 (0.23%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.23%) Replication
11 1 (0.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.41%) Linux
2 28 (6.36%) Windows
3 12 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.05%) Android
5 8 (1.82%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.82%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (1.14%) Unix
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (52.27%) MVC
2 217 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (31.59%) Software Engineering
4 110 (25.00%) Scrum
5 102 (23.18%) TDD
6 62 (14.09%) Web Development
7 44 (10.00%) OO
8 43 (9.77%) Mathematics
9 36 (8.18%) Front End Development
10 32 (7.27%) Kanban
11 29 (6.59%) SDLC
12 27 (6.14%) OOP
13 26 (5.91%) Project Management
14 24 (5.45%) ERP
15 23 (5.23%) Mentoring
16 21 (4.77%) Automated Testing
17 20 (4.55%) Analytics
17 20 (4.55%) SOA
18 18 (4.09%) BDD
18 18 (4.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 326 (74.09%) C#
2 268 (60.91%) JavaScript
3 149 (33.86%) SQL
4 93 (21.14%) Java
5 63 (14.32%) PHP
6 36 (8.18%) Python
7 34 (7.73%) C++
8 31 (7.05%) T-SQL
9 30 (6.82%) Ruby
10 26 (5.91%) VB.NET
11 23 (5.23%) XPath
12 21 (4.77%) C
13 19 (4.32%) Scala
14 12 (2.73%) Groovy
14 12 (2.73%) PHP 7
14 12 (2.73%) VB
15 11 (2.50%) PL/SQL
16 9 (2.05%) Go
16 9 (2.05%) PowerShell
16 9 (2.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 108 (24.55%) Degree
2 38 (8.64%) Security Cleared
3 33 (7.50%) PMI Certification
4 14 (3.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) ISEB
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.59%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.23%) Nagios
1 1 (0.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 93 (21.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.45%) Oracle
3 5 (1.14%) Xamarin
4 3 (0.68%) hybris
4 3 (0.68%) Zend
5 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.45%) Telerik
5 2 (0.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.23%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.23%) EMC
6 1 (0.23%) Google
6 1 (0.23%) Kofax
6 1 (0.23%) Progress
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy
6 1 (0.23%) Sencha
6 1 (0.23%) T-Plan
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Aviva
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension Healthcare Bonus Structure
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £50k depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Macbo
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Macbo
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago