Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 71 118
Rank change year-on-year 0 +47 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 345 395 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.52% 3.58% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 3.66% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 295 397 317
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 9562 10798 12914
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.93% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8026 9123 10586
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +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%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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 -25 192 £42,250 +12.67% 23
South Yorkshire +53 64 £40,000 +5.26% 14
North Yorkshire +11 59 £40,000 - 2
East Yorkshire -11 23 £33,750 +8.00% 4
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 262 (75.94%) C#
2 246 (71.30%) .NET
3 180 (52.17%) SQL
4 167 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (45.51%) ASP.NET
6 151 (43.77%) JavaScript
7 150 (43.48%) MVC
8 115 (33.33%) HTML
9 112 (32.46%) SQL Server
10 107 (31.01%) CSS
11 102 (29.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (29.28%) Software Engineering
13 74 (21.45%) Microsoft
14 72 (20.87%) Scrum
14 72 (20.87%) SDLC
15 71 (20.58%) Java
16 64 (18.55%) .NET Framework
17 62 (17.97%) TDD
17 62 (17.97%) Visual Studio
18 56 (16.23%) Web Services
19 54 (15.65%) jQuery
20 49 (14.20%) OO
21 47 (13.62%) Degree
22 46 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
23 45 (13.04%) Test Automation
23 45 (13.04%) Finance
24 43 (12.46%) Greenfield Project
25 41 (11.88%) Mentoring
26 37 (10.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 37 (10.72%) T-SQL

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 10 (2.90%) Confluence
1 10 (2.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.32%) Apache
2 8 (2.32%) IIS
3 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.74%) JBoss
4 6 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.74%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.45%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.45%) OpenROAD
6 4 (1.16%) Jetty
7 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.58%) CMS
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.29%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.03%) npm
4 5 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.58%) GitHub
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Force.com
6 1 (0.29%) G Suite
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.45%) Broadband
2 2 (0.58%) PPP
2 2 (0.58%) Skype
3 1 (0.29%) DNS
3 1 (0.29%) HTTP
3 1 (0.29%) Intranet
3 1 (0.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (32.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 12 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.61%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.61%) Riak
7 6 (1.74%) MySQL
7 6 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.45%) Big Data
8 5 (1.45%) Event Store
8 5 (1.45%) Informix
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (1.45%) Redis
8 5 (1.45%) Spatial Data
9 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 62 (17.97%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (7.54%) Subversion
4 23 (6.67%) Selenium
5 20 (5.80%) JIRA
6 16 (4.64%) WebDriver
7 14 (4.06%) Jenkins
7 14 (4.06%) SpecFlow
8 13 (3.77%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.19%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (2.03%) Bower
11 7 (2.03%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.03%) Grunt
11 7 (2.03%) gulp
11 7 (2.03%) Protractor
12 5 (1.45%) CA Gen
12 5 (1.45%) PowerBuilder
12 5 (1.45%) PROIV
General
1 45 (13.04%) Finance
2 16 (4.64%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.77%) Retail
4 7 (2.03%) Games
5 4 (1.16%) Advertising
6 3 (0.87%) Banking
6 3 (0.87%) Electronics
6 3 (0.87%) Marketing
6 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) French Language
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
8 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.29%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (71.30%) .NET
2 157 (45.51%) ASP.NET
3 115 (33.33%) HTML
4 107 (31.01%) CSS
5 102 (29.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (18.55%) .NET Framework
7 56 (16.23%) Web Services
8 54 (15.65%) jQuery
9 46 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 37 (10.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 36 (10.43%) WCF
12 34 (9.86%) AngularJS
13 30 (8.70%) Entity Framework
14 29 (8.41%) WPF
15 28 (8.12%) SOAP
16 26 (7.54%) REST
17 23 (6.67%) RESTful
18 22 (6.38%) XML
19 21 (6.09%) WinForms
20 18 (5.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.46%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (8.12%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 19 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.03%) User Experience
7 5 (1.45%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.45%) Tandem
8 4 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.87%) NHS
9 3 (0.87%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (0.58%) Life Science
10 2 (0.58%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.58%) Social Media
11 1 (0.29%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.29%) iPhone
11 1 (0.29%) PKI
11 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.06%) Linux
1 14 (4.06%) Windows
2 12 (3.48%) Android
3 11 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.90%) Unix
5 5 (1.45%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.45%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (43.48%) MVC
3 101 (29.28%) Software Engineering
4 72 (20.87%) Scrum
4 72 (20.87%) SDLC
5 62 (17.97%) TDD
6 49 (14.20%) OO
7 45 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 41 (11.88%) Mentoring
9 33 (9.57%) Waterfall
10 27 (7.83%) OOP
11 26 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (7.25%) Web Development
13 18 (5.22%) Coaching
14 17 (4.93%) SOA
15 15 (4.35%) SDET
16 14 (4.06%) BDD
17 13 (3.77%) Analytics
17 13 (3.77%) Collaborative Working
17 13 (3.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 262 (75.94%) C#
2 180 (52.17%) SQL
3 151 (43.77%) JavaScript
4 71 (20.58%) Java
5 37 (10.72%) T-SQL
6 35 (10.14%) Python
7 25 (7.25%) C++
8 20 (5.80%) PHP
9 16 (4.64%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.48%) Ruby
11 11 (3.19%) VB
11 11 (3.19%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.61%) COBOL
12 9 (2.61%) Scala
13 8 (2.32%) C
13 8 (2.32%) LINC
14 7 (2.03%) Go
14 7 (2.03%) VBA
15 5 (1.45%) RPG
15 5 (1.45%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 47 (13.62%) Degree
2 17 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.74%) ISEB
3 6 (1.74%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.45%) Grafana
1 5 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.29%) Mesos
2 1 (0.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 74 (21.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.54%) Oracle
3 14 (4.06%) Twitter
4 13 (3.77%) Google
5 8 (2.32%) SAP
6 5 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.45%) Splunk
7 4 (1.16%) Avid
8 2 (0.58%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.29%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.29%) Capita
9 1 (0.29%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.29%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.29%) Progress
9 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.29%) Sage
9 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.29%) webMethods
9 1 (0.29%) Xero