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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Rank 57 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 108 84 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.10% 2.61% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 2.69% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 98 81 62
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2578 3123 3203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.91% 96.99% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2234 2628 2594
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 191 (92.72%) Software Engineering
2 125 (60.68%) C#
3 114 (55.34%) .NET
4 100 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (48.06%) Java
6 88 (42.72%) SQL Server
7 87 (42.23%) ASP.NET
8 78 (37.86%) OO
9 77 (37.38%) Finance
10 75 (36.41%) SQL
11 69 (33.50%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (32.52%) HTML
13 65 (31.55%) Scrum
14 63 (30.58%) MVC
14 63 (30.58%) JavaScript
15 57 (27.67%) WPF
16 56 (27.18%) CSS
17 51 (24.76%) TDD
18 50 (24.27%) jQuery
19 49 (23.79%) RESTful
20 45 (21.84%) WCF
21 43 (20.87%) Git (software)
22 40 (19.42%) Web Services
23 39 (18.93%) Automated Testing
24 37 (17.96%) Degree
25 33 (16.02%) Pair Programming
25 33 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
26 32 (15.53%) NoSQL
27 31 (15.05%) BDD
27 31 (15.05%) C++

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 6 (2.91%) CMS
1 6 (2.91%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (7.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.91%) GitHub
3 3 (1.46%) Google App Engine
3 3 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.46%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.49%) HTTP
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (42.72%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.53%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.34%) MySQL
4 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.43%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.49%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 29 (14.08%) Mercurial
2 29 (14.08%) Subversion
3 26 (12.62%) NUnit
4 25 (12.14%) MSTest
5 13 (6.31%) Selenium
6 11 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.37%) Jenkins
7 9 (4.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (3.40%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.91%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.91%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.43%) CruiseControl
10 5 (2.43%) EasyMock
10 5 (2.43%) Gradle
10 5 (2.43%) JUnit
10 5 (2.43%) Maven
10 5 (2.43%) Mockito
10 5 (2.43%) TestNG
11 4 (1.94%) Bower
General
1 77 (37.38%) Finance
2 16 (7.77%) Legal
3 13 (6.31%) Games
4 11 (5.34%) Retail
5 10 (4.85%) Online Betting
6 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) Advertising
7 3 (1.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (55.34%) .NET
2 87 (42.23%) ASP.NET
3 67 (32.52%) HTML
4 57 (27.67%) WPF
5 56 (27.18%) CSS
6 50 (24.27%) jQuery
7 49 (23.79%) RESTful
8 45 (21.84%) WCF
9 40 (19.42%) Web Services
10 33 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (14.08%) Silverlight
12 27 (13.11%) AngularJS
12 27 (13.11%) SOAP
12 27 (13.11%) XML
13 25 (12.14%) LINQ
13 25 (12.14%) WF
13 25 (12.14%) XSLT
14 22 (10.68%) .NET Framework
15 20 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 20 (9.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.14%) Algorithms
1 25 (12.14%) Data Structures
2 16 (7.77%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.31%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.88%) Online Games
5 4 (1.94%) Blog
5 4 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.94%) User Experience
6 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.97%) Physics
7 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.49%) Fintech
7 1 (0.49%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.85%) Windows
2 6 (2.91%) Linux
3 5 (2.43%) Android
3 5 (2.43%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (92.72%) Software Engineering
2 100 (48.54%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (37.86%) OO
4 69 (33.50%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (31.55%) Scrum
6 63 (30.58%) MVC
7 51 (24.76%) TDD
8 39 (18.93%) Automated Testing
9 33 (16.02%) Pair Programming
10 31 (15.05%) BDD
11 26 (12.62%) DSDM
11 26 (12.62%) MVVM
11 26 (12.62%) RUP
12 25 (12.14%) Service Delivery
12 25 (12.14%) UML
12 25 (12.14%) Use Case
13 17 (8.25%) Kanban
14 14 (6.80%) Web Development
15 13 (6.31%) Open Source
16 12 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 125 (60.68%) C#
2 99 (48.06%) Java
3 75 (36.41%) SQL
4 63 (30.58%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.05%) C++
6 30 (14.56%) T-SQL
7 25 (12.14%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.37%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.37%) Python
9 6 (2.91%) PHP
10 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Delphi
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (17.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.40%) QA
2 6 (2.91%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.43%) Oracle
3 3 (1.46%) Google
3 3 (1.46%) Twitter
4 1 (0.49%) Zend
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