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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 156 165 149
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.38% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 9
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
3513 3662 2683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 96.70% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2796 2948 2178
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 10 (47.62%) WPF
4 10 (47.62%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
7 7 (33.33%) PHP
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) OOP
7 7 (33.33%) MySQL
7 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 7 (33.33%) Project Management
7 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) Moq
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
8 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
8 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
8 5 (23.81%) Coaching
8 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
8 5 (23.81%) Line Management

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (23.81%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) Moq
2 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
2 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
2 5 (23.81%) ReSharper
2 5 (23.81%) FitNesse
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (23.81%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
1 10 (47.62%) WPF
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (23.81%) XML
4 5 (23.81%) Silverlight
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) JSP
6 2 (9.52%) Servlets
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Qt
7 1 (4.76%) Middleware
7 1 (4.76%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 10 (47.62%) OO
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (33.33%) OOP
6 5 (23.81%) Line Management
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
6 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (23.81%) Coaching
7 4 (19.05%) Android Development
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Apple
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