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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 22 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.14% 9.41% 11.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.74% 10.96% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 20
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median 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
156 146 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 89.14% 85.88% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 143 110 134
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 31 (86.11%) C#
1 31 (86.11%) .NET
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
1 31 (86.11%) WCF
2 27 (75.00%) SDLC
3 26 (72.22%) Finance
3 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
4 25 (69.44%) SQL
4 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (61.11%) Visual Studio
5 22 (61.11%) MVC
5 22 (61.11%) Web Services
5 22 (61.11%) jQuery
6 21 (58.33%) Waterfall
6 21 (58.33%) WPF
6 21 (58.33%) Windows
6 21 (58.33%) SOAP
6 21 (58.33%) T-SQL
6 21 (58.33%) HTML
6 21 (58.33%) WinForms
7 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (16.67%) TDD
9 5 (13.89%) SOLID
9 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (13.89%) C++
9 5 (13.89%) C
9 5 (13.89%) Perl
9 5 (13.89%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) Linux
10 4 (11.11%) IIS

Software Engineering
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 4 (11.11%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) NuGet
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 29 (80.56%) .NET Developer
2 29 (80.56%) C# .NET Developer
2 29 (80.56%) C# Developer
3 27 (75.00%) Software Developer
4 24 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 24 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
5 23 (63.89%) Senior .NET Developer
5 23 (63.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 23 (63.89%) Senior C# Developer
5 23 (63.89%) Senior Developer
6 21 (58.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 21 (58.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 21 (58.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (27.78%) Software Engineer
8 6 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) .NET
1 31 (86.11%) WCF
2 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 22 (61.11%) jQuery
3 22 (61.11%) Web Services
4 21 (58.33%) HTML
4 21 (58.33%) SOAP
4 21 (58.33%) WinForms
4 21 (58.33%) WPF
5 5 (13.89%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) SDLC
2 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (61.11%) MVC
4 21 (58.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (16.67%) TDD
6 5 (13.89%) SOLID
7 3 (8.33%) Line Management
8 1 (2.78%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 21 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 5 (13.89%) C
4 5 (13.89%) C++
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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