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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 83 58 136
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 88 156 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.22% 4.47% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.59% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 103 54
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2691 3395 3616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 98.32% 97.36% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2686 2877
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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.

1 188 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 89 (45.41%) .NET
3 88 (44.90%) C#
4 84 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 82 (41.84%) SQL
6 81 (41.33%) Java
6 81 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (37.24%) HTML
8 70 (35.71%) OO
9 67 (34.18%) ASP.NET
10 57 (29.08%) CSS
11 56 (28.57%) Web Services
11 56 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (25.00%) jQuery
13 48 (24.49%) Scrum
14 44 (22.45%) Finance
15 41 (20.92%) MVC
16 40 (20.41%) SQL Server
17 39 (19.90%) WPF
18 36 (18.37%) RESTful
19 34 (17.35%) WCF
19 34 (17.35%) Degree
19 34 (17.35%) C++
20 32 (16.33%) TDD
21 31 (15.82%) Mobile App
22 30 (15.31%) Git (software)
22 30 (15.31%) SOAP
23 29 (14.80%) Automated Testing
23 29 (14.80%) Silverlight
23 29 (14.80%) NoSQL

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 15 (7.65%) OpenEdge
2 3 (1.53%) Apache
2 3 (1.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.53%) WordPress
3 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Magento
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.02%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.02%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.80%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.57%) MySQL
3 7 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.04%) Redis
4 4 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.53%) Big Data
5 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.02%) DataStage
6 2 (1.02%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.02%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.78%) NUnit
3 26 (13.27%) Mercurial
3 26 (13.27%) MSTest
3 26 (13.27%) Subversion
4 11 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.55%) Selenium
7 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.53%) JMeter
7 3 (1.53%) JUnit
8 2 (1.02%) Appium
8 2 (1.02%) Bower
8 2 (1.02%) Calabash
8 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.02%) Gatling
8 2 (1.02%) Gitweb
8 2 (1.02%) Grunt
8 2 (1.02%) Maven
8 2 (1.02%) SpecFlow
General
1 44 (22.45%) Finance
2 16 (8.16%) Retail
3 8 (4.08%) Legal
4 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.55%) Games
6 3 (1.53%) Marketing
7 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.02%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (45.41%) .NET
2 73 (37.24%) HTML
3 67 (34.18%) ASP.NET
4 57 (29.08%) CSS
5 56 (28.57%) Web Services
6 49 (25.00%) jQuery
7 39 (19.90%) WPF
8 36 (18.37%) RESTful
9 34 (17.35%) WCF
10 30 (15.31%) SOAP
11 29 (14.80%) Silverlight
12 28 (14.29%) REST
12 28 (14.29%) XML
13 27 (13.78%) XSLT
14 26 (13.27%) LINQ
14 26 (13.27%) WF
15 21 (10.71%) .NET Framework
16 16 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 14 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.82%) Mobile App
2 26 (13.27%) Algorithms
2 26 (13.27%) Data Structures
3 21 (10.71%) User Experience
4 9 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.06%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.06%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.04%) iPad
8 3 (1.53%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.02%) Blog
9 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.02%) Online Games
9 2 (1.02%) Statistics
10 1 (0.51%) NHS
10 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.27%) Android
2 25 (12.76%) Apple iOS
2 25 (12.76%) Windows
3 22 (11.22%) Windows Phone
4 8 (4.08%) Linux
5 6 (3.06%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (95.92%) Software Engineering
2 81 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (35.71%) OO
4 56 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (24.49%) Scrum
6 41 (20.92%) MVC
7 32 (16.33%) TDD
8 29 (14.80%) Automated Testing
9 27 (13.78%) MVVM
10 26 (13.27%) DSDM
10 26 (13.27%) RUP
10 26 (13.27%) Service Delivery
10 26 (13.27%) UML
10 26 (13.27%) Use Case
11 24 (12.24%) iOS Development
12 20 (10.20%) E-Commerce
13 19 (9.69%) Mobile Application Development
14 18 (9.18%) Analytics
15 17 (8.67%) Android Development
16 16 (8.16%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (44.90%) C#
2 84 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 82 (41.84%) SQL
4 81 (41.33%) Java
5 34 (17.35%) C++
6 27 (13.78%) T-SQL
7 26 (13.27%) PL/SQL
8 15 (7.65%) Progress 4GL
9 10 (5.10%) PHP
10 9 (4.59%) Python
11 6 (3.06%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.55%) Ruby
13 4 (2.04%) Scala
14 3 (1.53%) Groovy
14 3 (1.53%) VB
15 2 (1.02%) Go
16 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.51%) VB6
16 1 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (17.35%) Degree
2 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.02%) Puppet
2 1 (0.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (7.65%) Progress
2 9 (4.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.57%) Oracle
3 7 (3.57%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.02%) Google
4 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe
5 1 (0.51%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.51%) Facebook
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