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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 159 171 148
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 19 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.49% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.50% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 3
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,250 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
3375 3579 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.26% 96.60% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2686 2761 1913
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,320 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) .NET
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 21 (52.50%) C#
4 21 (52.50%) HTML5
5 19 (47.50%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (40.00%) PHP
7 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
8 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 12 (30.00%) TDD
10 11 (27.50%) Retail
10 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
10 11 (27.50%) Apache Flex
10 11 (27.50%) WPF
10 11 (27.50%) Load Testing
10 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
10 11 (27.50%) NHS
10 11 (27.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (27.50%) Coaching
10 11 (27.50%) People Management
10 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
10 11 (27.50%) Agile Testing
11 10 (25.00%) Linux
11 10 (25.00%) CSS
11 10 (25.00%) Scrum
12 9 (22.50%) Xamarin
12 9 (22.50%) Android Development

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (27.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) .NET
2 22 (55.00%) HTML
3 21 (52.50%) HTML5
4 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
5 11 (27.50%) Apache Flex
5 11 (27.50%) WPF
6 10 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (20.00%) XML
7 8 (20.00%) JSON
7 8 (20.00%) CSS3
8 4 (10.00%) COM+
8 4 (10.00%) LAMP
9 2 (5.00%) Ajax
9 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.50%) Qt
10 1 (2.50%) GStreamer
10 1 (2.50%) Java EE
10 1 (2.50%) Spring
10 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) NHS
2 4 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Android
2 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 12 (30.00%) TDD
6 11 (27.50%) Software Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Load Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Coaching
6 11 (27.50%) People Management
6 11 (27.50%) Agile Testing
6 11 (27.50%) Integration Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Scrum
8 9 (22.50%) Android Development
8 9 (22.50%) iOS Development
9 8 (20.00%) Open Source
9 8 (20.00%) BDD
9 8 (20.00%) Kanban
10 6 (15.00%) OOP
10 6 (15.00%) OO
11 4 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) PHP
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) C++
6 4 (10.00%) VB
6 4 (10.00%) VB6
7 2 (5.00%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) R
8 1 (2.50%) Python
8 1 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Xamarin
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
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