The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 63 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.14% 0.31% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.32% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
522 313 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 98.86% 95.72% 89.26%
Number of salaries quoted 454 244 200
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Bradford region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bradford

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Java EE
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Pig
4 4 (57.14%) Groovy
4 4 (57.14%) Scala
4 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
4 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
4 4 (57.14%) R
4 4 (57.14%) W3C
4 4 (57.14%) SAS
4 4 (57.14%) WSDL
4 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 1 (14.29%) Network Design

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SAS
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Pig
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
4 1 (14.29%) JAXB
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Groovy
3 4 (57.14%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) R
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL
5 1 (14.29%) Delphi
5 1 (14.29%) JCL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Borland
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