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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 149 169 140
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 21 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.40% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 4
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £40,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
3160 3543 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.55% 97.15% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 2889 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) HTML
3 20 (64.52%) HTML5
4 16 (51.61%) Mentoring
5 14 (45.16%) PHP
5 14 (45.16%) TDD
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) .NET
7 12 (38.71%) C#
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (38.71%) XML
7 12 (38.71%) OO
8 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (32.26%) WPF
10 9 (29.03%) Retail
10 9 (29.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (29.03%) Scrum
10 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
10 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) OOP
10 9 (29.03%) Coaching
10 9 (29.03%) Agile Testing
11 7 (22.58%) Node.js
11 7 (22.58%) CSS3
11 7 (22.58%) BDD
11 7 (22.58%) Open Source

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (22.58%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
2 5 (16.13%) Moq
2 5 (16.13%) FitNesse
2 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
2 5 (16.13%) ReSharper
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
1 9 (29.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) HTML
1 20 (64.52%) HTML5
2 13 (41.94%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) XML
4 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 10 (32.26%) WPF
6 7 (22.58%) CSS3
6 7 (22.58%) JSON
7 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
8 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.45%) Ajax
10 2 (6.45%) JSP
10 2 (6.45%) Servlets
11 1 (3.23%) GStreamer
11 1 (3.23%) Middleware
11 1 (3.23%) Qt
11 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
3 4 (12.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) DTV
4 1 (3.23%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
3 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) Mentoring
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 12 (38.71%) OO
6 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) Scrum
7 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
7 9 (29.03%) OOP
7 9 (29.03%) Coaching
7 9 (29.03%) Agile Testing
8 7 (22.58%) BDD
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Kanban
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) User Stories
9 5 (16.13%) Line Management
9 5 (16.13%) Automated Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) PHP
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) Python
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
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