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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.04% 7.58% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 9.62% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 7
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
165 156 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 90.66% 78.79% 70.56%
Number of salaries quoted 123 119 109
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,350 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) C++
4 7 (36.84%) C
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) WinForms
5 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (26.32%) Perl
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) Information Security
7 4 (21.05%) Legal
7 4 (21.05%) SSCP
7 4 (21.05%) MCP
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior C# Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Senior SQL Developer
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
5 5 (26.32%) C# WCF Developer
5 5 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Perl Software Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) WCF Developer
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (21.05%) Information Risk Manager
6 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) SOAP
3 7 (36.84%) WCF
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) WinForms
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) WPF
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) XSD
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Electronic Trading
3 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) IT Audit
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) RUP
5 3 (15.79%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Case Management
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) C
3 7 (36.84%) C++
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.53%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) MCP
1 4 (21.05%) SSCP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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