The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 7.14% 8.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.34% 11.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 76.46% 71.43% 71.83%
Number of salaries quoted 223 86 138
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) Web Services
4 21 (72.41%) XML
5 18 (62.07%) VB
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
6 13 (44.83%) HTML
7 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
7 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle
10 7 (24.14%) SOAP
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) VB6
12 5 (17.24%) Project Management
13 4 (13.79%) WCF
14 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
14 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
15 2 (6.90%) COBOL
15 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
15 2 (6.90%) RUP
15 2 (6.90%) UNIX
15 2 (6.90%) Linux
15 2 (6.90%) UML
15 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
15 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
15 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
16 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
16 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Software Engineer
2 15 (51.72%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) Web Services
3 21 (72.41%) XML
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 7 (24.14%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) Spring
9 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 2 (6.90%) RUP
2 2 (6.90%) UML
2 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
2 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) MVC
3 1 (3.45%) TDD
3 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) VB
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) VB6
6 2 (6.90%) COBOL
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
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