The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 157 170 149
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 29 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.83% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.51% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 5
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Senior Software Engineer
West 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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3341 3562 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.81% 97.30% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2633 2837 1864
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) .NET
4 21 (52.50%) HTML5
5 19 (47.50%) C#
5 19 (47.50%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (45.00%) Mentoring
7 17 (42.50%) PHP
8 15 (37.50%) TDD
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
10 12 (30.00%) Linux
11 11 (27.50%) NHS
11 11 (27.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
11 11 (27.50%) Retail
11 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
11 11 (27.50%) Apache Flex
11 11 (27.50%) WPF
11 11 (27.50%) Load Testing
11 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
11 11 (27.50%) Coaching
11 11 (27.50%) People Management
11 11 (27.50%) Agile Testing
12 10 (25.00%) Scrum
12 10 (25.00%) CSS
12 10 (25.00%) OO
13 9 (22.50%) OOP

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (27.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) HTML
1 22 (55.00%) .NET
2 21 (52.50%) HTML5
3 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
4 11 (27.50%) Apache Flex
4 11 (27.50%) WPF
5 10 (25.00%) CSS
6 8 (20.00%) XML
6 8 (20.00%) JSON
6 8 (20.00%) CSS3
7 2 (5.00%) Ajax
7 2 (5.00%) jQuery
7 2 (5.00%) LAMP
7 2 (5.00%) COM+
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.50%) GStreamer
8 1 (2.50%) Qt
8 1 (2.50%) Middleware
8 1 (2.50%) Spring
8 1 (2.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) NHS
2 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Android
2 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (17.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (45.00%) Mentoring
5 15 (37.50%) TDD
6 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Load Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Coaching
6 11 (27.50%) People Management
6 11 (27.50%) Agile Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 10 (25.00%) OO
8 9 (22.50%) OOP
9 8 (20.00%) BDD
9 8 (20.00%) Kanban
9 8 (20.00%) Open Source
10 7 (17.50%) Android Development
10 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
10 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) PHP
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) R
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Xamarin
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
Leeds
Kainos
Salary: £36,000 - £56,000 per year
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