The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 166 144 137
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 17 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.19% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.20% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3568 2460 2441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.17% 95.31% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 1877 1986
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Engineer
West Yorkshire

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 1 August 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 26 (83.87%) Software Engineering
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Hadoop
3 18 (58.06%) Apache Hive
3 18 (58.06%) Apache
3 18 (58.06%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (58.06%) Data Transformation
3 18 (58.06%) MapReduce
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Test Management
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Python
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
6 3 (9.68%) C
6 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Firmware
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Banking
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) QA
7 1 (3.23%) Telecoms

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (58.06%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) Hadoop
1 18 (58.06%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) MapReduce
2 5 (16.13%) SOAP
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Software Engineering
2 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (58.06%) Data Transformation
4 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Test Management
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Testing
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Android Development
5 1 (3.23%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) C++
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
3 3 (9.68%) C
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago