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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 19 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.60% 8.53% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.95% 10.43% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 4
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +55.55%
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
191 211 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 86.43% 81.78% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 143 181 91
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Halifax

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) Oracle
3 35 (92.11%) VB
4 34 (89.47%) SQL
5 33 (86.84%) C#
6 31 (81.58%) Visual Studio
6 31 (81.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 31 (81.58%) Web Services
6 31 (81.58%) XML
6 31 (81.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (78.95%) Project Management
8 8 (21.05%) WCF
9 7 (18.42%) WPF
10 5 (13.16%) VB6
11 4 (10.53%) Finance
11 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
12 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
13 2 (5.26%) Cocoa
13 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
13 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (5.26%) HTML5
13 2 (5.26%) Google
13 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
13 2 (5.26%) Degree
13 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
13 2 (5.26%) CSS
13 2 (5.26%) HTML
13 2 (5.26%) MySQL
13 2 (5.26%) MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (81.58%) Visual Studio
1 31 (81.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 31 (81.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) Senior Developer
3 23 (60.53%) Software Developer
4 16 (42.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (7.89%) VB Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) Web Services
2 31 (81.58%) XML
3 8 (21.05%) WCF
4 7 (18.42%) WPF
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.26%) Cocoa
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.26%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (2.63%) Ajax
6 1 (2.63%) Laravel
6 1 (2.63%) WinRT
6 1 (2.63%) LINQ
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) RIA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Android
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Project Management
2 2 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (92.11%) VB
2 34 (89.47%) SQL
3 33 (86.84%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) VB6
5 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Apple
2 2 (5.26%) Google
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago