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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 73 59 128
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 87 148 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.19% 4.22% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 4.32% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 83 106 64
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 £30,300 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
2670 3424 3697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.98% 97.52% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2732 2888
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 £23,500
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 25 August 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 181 (95.26%) Software Engineering
2 99 (52.11%) .NET
3 96 (50.53%) C#
4 86 (45.26%) JavaScript
5 82 (43.16%) SQL
6 78 (41.05%) Java
7 76 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (39.47%) HTML
8 75 (39.47%) ASP.NET
9 72 (37.89%) OO
10 59 (31.05%) CSS
11 55 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (27.89%) jQuery
12 53 (27.89%) Finance
13 49 (25.79%) Scrum
13 49 (25.79%) MVC
14 47 (24.74%) SQL Server
15 46 (24.21%) Web Services
16 44 (23.16%) WPF
17 36 (18.95%) RESTful
18 35 (18.42%) TDD
19 34 (17.89%) WCF
20 33 (17.37%) Degree
21 31 (16.32%) Git (software)
22 30 (15.79%) C++
23 29 (15.26%) SOAP
24 28 (14.74%) Automated Testing
24 28 (14.74%) Silverlight
24 28 (14.74%) NoSQL
25 27 (14.21%) XML

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 12 (6.32%) OpenEdge
2 3 (1.58%) Apache
2 3 (1.58%) WordPress
3 2 (1.05%) CMS
3 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Magento
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (1.58%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.74%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.68%) MySQL
3 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.11%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.11%) Redis
4 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.58%) Big Data
5 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.05%) DataStage
6 2 (1.05%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.05%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (16.32%) Git (software)
2 26 (13.68%) NUnit
3 25 (13.16%) Mercurial
3 25 (13.16%) MSTest
3 25 (13.16%) Subversion
4 12 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.63%) Selenium
5 5 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.58%) Bower
6 3 (1.58%) Gitweb
6 3 (1.58%) Grunt
6 3 (1.58%) JMeter
7 2 (1.05%) Appium
7 2 (1.05%) Calabash
7 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.05%) Gatling
7 2 (1.05%) JBehave
7 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.05%) JUnit
7 2 (1.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (27.89%) Finance
2 13 (6.84%) Retail
3 12 (6.32%) Legal
4 5 (2.63%) Games
5 4 (2.11%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (52.11%) .NET
2 75 (39.47%) ASP.NET
2 75 (39.47%) HTML
3 59 (31.05%) CSS
4 53 (27.89%) jQuery
5 46 (24.21%) Web Services
6 44 (23.16%) WPF
7 36 (18.95%) RESTful
8 34 (17.89%) WCF
9 29 (15.26%) SOAP
10 28 (14.74%) Silverlight
11 27 (14.21%) XML
12 26 (13.68%) XSLT
13 25 (13.16%) .NET Framework
13 25 (13.16%) LINQ
13 25 (13.16%) WF
14 23 (12.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (10.00%) REST
16 18 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 14 (7.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.16%) Algorithms
1 25 (13.16%) Data Structures
2 23 (12.11%) Mobile App
3 18 (9.47%) User Experience
4 13 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.16%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.11%) iPad
7 4 (2.11%) Online Games
8 3 (1.58%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.58%) Blog
8 3 (1.58%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.05%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) NHS
10 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.95%) Android
1 17 (8.95%) Apple iOS
1 17 (8.95%) Windows
2 14 (7.37%) Windows Phone
3 7 (3.68%) Linux
4 3 (1.58%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (95.26%) Software Engineering
2 76 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (37.89%) OO
4 55 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (25.79%) MVC
5 49 (25.79%) Scrum
6 35 (18.42%) TDD
7 28 (14.74%) Automated Testing
8 26 (13.68%) MVVM
9 25 (13.16%) DSDM
9 25 (13.16%) RUP
9 25 (13.16%) Service Delivery
9 25 (13.16%) UML
9 25 (13.16%) Use Case
10 17 (8.95%) BDD
11 16 (8.42%) iOS Development
12 15 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 14 (7.37%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (6.84%) Analytics
15 12 (6.32%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 96 (50.53%) C#
2 86 (45.26%) JavaScript
3 82 (43.16%) SQL
4 78 (41.05%) Java
5 30 (15.79%) C++
6 26 (13.68%) T-SQL
7 25 (13.16%) PL/SQL
8 12 (6.32%) Progress 4GL
9 11 (5.79%) Python
10 10 (5.26%) PHP
11 7 (3.68%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.63%) Ruby
13 4 (2.11%) Scala
14 3 (1.58%) Groovy
15 2 (1.05%) Go
15 2 (1.05%) VB
16 1 (0.53%) COBOL
16 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.53%) VB6
16 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (17.37%) Degree
2 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.58%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (6.32%) Progress
2 8 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.68%) Oracle
3 7 (3.68%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.58%) Google
5 2 (1.05%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.53%) Facebook
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