The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 44 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.06% 2.23% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.34% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +71.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Harrogate region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 171 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 97.35% 95.53% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 279 152 171
Average salary £40,000 £40,400 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Harrogate region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Harrogate

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 8 (50.00%) C
2 8 (50.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 8 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 8 (50.00%) Firmware
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (43.75%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) J2EE
4 4 (25.00%) Force.com
4 4 (25.00%) SaaS
4 4 (25.00%) Java EE
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) XHTML
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Force.com
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 8 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
1 4 (25.00%) Java EE
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
2 3 (18.75%) OOP
2 3 (18.75%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C
1 8 (50.00%) C++
1 8 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 8 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Zend
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