The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leeds region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Rank 68 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 99 81 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.78% 2.40% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 2.49% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 85 72 68
Median salary £45,000 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
2560 3251 3526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.78% 96.41% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2707 2858
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Leeds region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 196 (92.89%) Software Engineering
2 118 (55.92%) C#
3 113 (53.55%) Java
4 107 (50.71%) .NET
5 106 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (38.86%) SQL Server
7 77 (36.49%) ASP.NET
7 77 (36.49%) OO
8 75 (35.55%) SQL
9 71 (33.65%) Continuous Integration
10 69 (32.70%) Finance
11 67 (31.75%) Scrum
12 58 (27.49%) HTML
13 56 (26.54%) JavaScript
14 52 (24.64%) MVC
15 51 (24.17%) RESTful
16 49 (23.22%) WPF
17 48 (22.75%) CSS
18 46 (21.80%) TDD
18 46 (21.80%) Git (software)
19 44 (20.85%) WCF
20 42 (19.91%) Web Services
21 41 (19.43%) Automated Testing
22 39 (18.48%) jQuery
23 38 (18.01%) Pair Programming
24 37 (17.54%) C++
25 36 (17.06%) Degree
26 35 (16.59%) NoSQL
27 33 (15.64%) Subversion
28 32 (15.17%) T-SQL

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.27%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.90%) CMS
3 3 (1.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (7.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.27%) GitHub
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.42%) HTTP
3 2 (0.95%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (38.86%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.59%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.21%) MySQL
4 9 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.37%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (21.80%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.64%) Subversion
3 31 (14.69%) Mercurial
4 27 (12.80%) NUnit
5 26 (12.32%) MSTest
6 16 (7.58%) Selenium
7 10 (4.74%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.27%) Jenkins
8 9 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.84%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.84%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.84%) JIRA
10 6 (2.84%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.37%) CruiseControl
11 5 (2.37%) EasyMock
11 5 (2.37%) JUnit
11 5 (2.37%) Maven
11 5 (2.37%) Mockito
11 5 (2.37%) TestNG
General
1 69 (32.70%) Finance
2 13 (6.16%) Games
3 12 (5.69%) Legal
4 10 (4.74%) Online Betting
4 10 (4.74%) Retail
5 5 (2.37%) Electronics
5 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.42%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (50.71%) .NET
2 77 (36.49%) ASP.NET
3 58 (27.49%) HTML
4 51 (24.17%) RESTful
5 49 (23.22%) WPF
6 48 (22.75%) CSS
7 44 (20.85%) WCF
8 42 (19.91%) Web Services
9 39 (18.48%) jQuery
10 31 (14.69%) Silverlight
11 29 (13.74%) SOAP
12 28 (13.27%) XML
13 27 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (12.32%) AngularJS
14 26 (12.32%) LINQ
14 26 (12.32%) WF
14 26 (12.32%) XSLT
15 17 (8.06%) .NET Framework
16 16 (7.58%) HTML5
17 15 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.32%) Algorithms
1 26 (12.32%) Data Structures
2 12 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.79%) Online Games
5 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.47%) Blog
6 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.47%) Fintech
6 1 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.58%) Windows
2 11 (5.21%) Linux
3 8 (3.79%) Android
4 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.42%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (0.95%) Unix
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (92.89%) Software Engineering
2 106 (50.24%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (36.49%) OO
4 71 (33.65%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (31.75%) Scrum
6 52 (24.64%) MVC
7 46 (21.80%) TDD
8 41 (19.43%) Automated Testing
9 38 (18.01%) Pair Programming
10 28 (13.27%) DSDM
10 28 (13.27%) RUP
11 26 (12.32%) BDD
11 26 (12.32%) MVVM
11 26 (12.32%) Service Delivery
11 26 (12.32%) UML
11 26 (12.32%) Use Case
12 19 (9.00%) Kanban
13 16 (7.58%) Open Source
14 13 (6.16%) Web Development
15 12 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 118 (55.92%) C#
2 113 (53.55%) Java
3 75 (35.55%) SQL
4 56 (26.54%) JavaScript
5 37 (17.54%) C++
6 32 (15.17%) T-SQL
7 26 (12.32%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.74%) Python
9 9 (4.27%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.32%) PHP
11 5 (2.37%) C
12 3 (1.42%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.47%) Delphi
13 1 (0.47%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (17.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.32%) QA
2 6 (2.84%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (4.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.32%) Oracle
3 3 (1.42%) Twitter
4 1 (0.47%) Dell
4 1 (0.47%) Zend
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