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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 164 168 150
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 16 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,550 £42,850
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
3488 3014 2775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.21% 96.17% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2736 2398 2358
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 26 November 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (51.43%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) .NET
3 16 (45.71%) WPF
3 16 (45.71%) Silverlight
4 14 (40.00%) HTML
4 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
6 12 (34.29%) Android
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
7 11 (31.43%) MVC
8 10 (28.57%) CSS
9 9 (25.71%) Android Development
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) Java
10 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
11 7 (20.00%) Apache
11 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (20.00%) Algorithms
11 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
11 7 (20.00%) Apache Hive
11 7 (20.00%) MapReduce
11 7 (20.00%) Data Transformation
12 4 (11.43%) Python
12 4 (11.43%) Linux
12 4 (11.43%) C++
13 3 (8.57%) C
13 3 (8.57%) Embedded C

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 16 (45.71%) WPF
2 16 (45.71%) Silverlight
3 14 (40.00%) HTML
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
5 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.71%) WCF
7 2 (5.71%) jQuery
7 2 (5.71%) JSP
7 2 (5.71%) Servlets
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) XML
7 2 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Android
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Android Development
4 7 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 7 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) TDD
5 2 (5.71%) Data Privacy
5 2 (5.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.57%) C
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Firmware
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