The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Halifax region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 42 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 2.12% 3.23% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 3.35% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 179 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 100.00% 96.24% 99.38%
Number of salaries quoted 177 114 152
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Halifax

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Software Engineer 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 Halifax region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (27.27%) NuGet
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 3 (27.27%) NuGet
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript