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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 65 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.39% 5.46% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 5.79% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
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
497 380 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.64% 94.29% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 399 282 261
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 11 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
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