The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 12 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.11% 1.47% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.40% 1.89% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 106 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 88.16% 77.94% 72.31%
Number of salaries quoted 127 85 114
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -9.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Halifax

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 43 (89.58%) XML
2 42 (87.50%) Web Services
2 42 (87.50%) C#
2 42 (87.50%) .NET
3 41 (85.42%) SQL
4 34 (70.83%) Project Management
5 27 (56.25%) SOAP
6 18 (37.50%) MVC
7 17 (35.42%) UDDI
7 17 (35.42%) WSDL
7 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.00%) VB
9 11 (22.92%) Oracle
10 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
11 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (14.58%) VB6
12 7 (14.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (12.50%) WCF
13 6 (12.50%) Finance
14 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.42%) COBOL
14 5 (10.42%) Linux
14 5 (10.42%) UNIX
15 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
16 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
16 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
16 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
16 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (77.08%) Developer
2 35 (72.92%) Software Developer
3 18 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 17 (35.42%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (29.17%) Senior Developer
6 12 (25.00%) Software Engineer
6 12 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (89.58%) XML
2 42 (87.50%) .NET
2 42 (87.50%) Web Services
3 27 (56.25%) SOAP
4 17 (35.42%) UDDI
4 17 (35.42%) WSDL
5 6 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) HTML
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.08%) jQuery
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) UNIX
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Project Management
2 18 (37.50%) MVC
3 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.17%) UML
4 2 (4.17%) RUP
5 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) C#
2 41 (85.42%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.00%) VB
5 7 (14.58%) VB6
6 5 (10.42%) COBOL
7 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.08%) C++
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy
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