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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 164 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 22 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £48,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% +23.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
3708 2547 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.79% 96.04% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2018 2309
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
3 16 (43.24%) Apache Hive
3 16 (43.24%) Apache
3 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (43.24%) MapReduce
3 16 (43.24%) Data Transformation
4 12 (32.43%) C#
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 10 (27.03%) WPF
5 10 (27.03%) Silverlight
6 9 (24.32%) Android
6 9 (24.32%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.22%) Java
9 6 (16.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.22%) Android Development
10 5 (13.51%) MVC
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.81%) C++
11 4 (10.81%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) Python
12 3 (8.11%) Embedded C
12 3 (8.11%) Firmware
12 3 (8.11%) C

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (43.24%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Hadoop
1 16 (43.24%) Apache Hive
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) WPF
2 10 (27.03%) Silverlight
3 9 (24.32%) HTML
4 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.51%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) XML
6 2 (5.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Android
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (43.24%) MapReduce
3 16 (43.24%) Data Transformation
4 6 (16.22%) Android Development
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.11%) C
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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