Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Software Programmer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 304 316 333
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 5 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.051% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 19
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £38,625 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -

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 9604 10965 12823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.91% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8062 9270 10513
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 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer in Yorkshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Programmer in Yorkshire

Software Programmer
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 Programmer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £33,000 -
West Yorkshire -2 1 £33,000 +1.54% 1
East Yorkshire -6 1 £42,500 +54.55%
Software Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Software Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java

Software Programmer 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree