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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 167 145 129
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 14 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.47% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.49% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 14
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3667 2673 2368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.65% 96.01% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2952 2178 2037
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
3 8 (42.11%) Apache Hive
3 8 (42.11%) MapReduce
3 8 (42.11%) Data Transformation
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
5 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
5 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (31.58%) Apache
5 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Management
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (5.26%) MySQL
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) UNIX
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
7 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
1 8 (42.11%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) MapReduce
2 7 (36.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Data Transformation
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Automated Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Test Management
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Testing
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
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