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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 15 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 16 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.52% 11.43% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.96% 13.99% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
146 143 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 86.90% 81.71% 81.45%
Number of salaries quoted 112 135 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,625 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 29 (93.55%) C#
3 28 (90.32%) Oracle
4 27 (87.10%) Visual Studio
4 27 (87.10%) VB
5 26 (83.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 26 (83.87%) Web Services
5 26 (83.87%) XML
5 26 (83.87%) Project Management
5 26 (83.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (29.03%) WCF
6 9 (29.03%) WPF
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) CSS
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 3 (9.68%) HTML
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.45%) Windows
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.45%) Apple
8 2 (6.45%) Cocoa
8 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
8 2 (6.45%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (6.45%) Degree

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Visual Studio
2 26 (83.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 26 (83.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) Software Developer
3 19 (61.29%) Senior Developer
4 17 (54.84%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Graduate
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) VB Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) Web Services
2 26 (83.87%) XML
3 9 (29.03%) WCF
3 9 (29.03%) WPF
4 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) Cocoa
5 2 (6.45%) Cocoa Touch
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
6 1 (3.23%) LINQ
6 1 (3.23%) WinRT
6 1 (3.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Phone
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Project Management
2 3 (9.68%) MVC
3 1 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) C#
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 27 (87.10%) VB
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Apple
2 2 (6.45%) Google
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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