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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 72 73 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 101 105 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.39% 3.27% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 3.35% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 81 79 46
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,200 £44,000
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
2908 3137 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.55% 97.63% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2370 2501 2909
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,238 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 1 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 183 (98.39%) Software Engineering
2 81 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 78 (41.94%) Java
4 75 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (38.17%) C#
6 66 (35.48%) SQL
7 65 (34.95%) .NET
8 62 (33.33%) HTML
9 59 (31.72%) OO
10 56 (30.11%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (29.57%) Web Services
12 45 (24.19%) ASP.NET
13 41 (22.04%) CSS
14 38 (20.43%) Scrum
15 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
16 34 (18.28%) C++
16 34 (18.28%) jQuery
17 32 (17.20%) WCF
17 32 (17.20%) Git (software)
17 32 (17.20%) Finance
17 32 (17.20%) Degree
18 31 (16.67%) TDD
18 31 (16.67%) WPF
19 30 (16.13%) REST
20 29 (15.59%) RESTful
20 29 (15.59%) Android
21 28 (15.05%) Silverlight
21 28 (15.05%) NoSQL
21 28 (15.05%) SOAP
21 28 (15.05%) Automated Testing

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 19 (10.22%) OpenEdge
2 11 (5.91%) Node.js
3 9 (4.84%) Apache
4 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.89%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.05%) NoSQL
3 16 (8.60%) MySQL
4 13 (6.99%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.45%) Redis
6 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.69%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.61%) Big Data
10 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.08%) DataStage
10 2 (1.08%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.08%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.44%) Mercurial
2 25 (13.44%) MSTest
2 25 (13.44%) NUnit
2 25 (13.44%) Subversion
3 9 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.76%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.69%) JUnit
6 4 (2.15%) JMeter
6 4 (2.15%) Maven
6 4 (2.15%) Selenium
7 3 (1.61%) Appium
7 3 (1.61%) Calabash
7 3 (1.61%) Gatling
7 3 (1.61%) JBehave
8 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.54%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.54%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (17.20%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Retail
3 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.69%) Games
4 5 (2.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.95%) .NET
2 62 (33.33%) HTML
3 55 (29.57%) Web Services
4 45 (24.19%) ASP.NET
5 41 (22.04%) CSS
6 34 (18.28%) jQuery
7 32 (17.20%) WCF
8 31 (16.67%) WPF
9 30 (16.13%) REST
10 29 (15.59%) RESTful
11 28 (15.05%) Silverlight
11 28 (15.05%) SOAP
12 27 (14.52%) XML
13 26 (13.98%) XSLT
14 25 (13.44%) LINQ
14 25 (13.44%) WF
15 12 (6.45%) .NET Framework
16 10 (5.38%) AngularJS
17 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (4.30%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.98%) Mobile App
2 25 (13.44%) Algorithms
2 25 (13.44%) Data Structures
3 17 (9.14%) User Experience
4 6 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.69%) e-Learning
5 5 (2.69%) iPad
6 3 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.61%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.08%) Statistics
8 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.59%) Android
2 27 (14.52%) Apple iOS
2 27 (14.52%) Windows
3 24 (12.90%) Windows Phone
4 12 (6.45%) Linux
5 6 (3.23%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (98.39%) Software Engineering
2 75 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (31.72%) OO
4 56 (30.11%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (20.43%) Scrum
6 31 (16.67%) TDD
7 28 (15.05%) Automated Testing
8 27 (14.52%) iOS Development
8 27 (14.52%) MVC
9 25 (13.44%) DSDM
9 25 (13.44%) MVVM
9 25 (13.44%) RUP
9 25 (13.44%) Service Delivery
9 25 (13.44%) UML
9 25 (13.44%) Use Case
10 20 (10.75%) E-Commerce
11 19 (10.22%) Android Development
12 18 (9.68%) Analytics
13 17 (9.14%) Mobile Application Development
14 16 (8.60%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (43.55%) JavaScript
2 78 (41.94%) Java
3 71 (38.17%) C#
4 66 (35.48%) SQL
5 34 (18.28%) C++
6 26 (13.98%) T-SQL
7 25 (13.44%) PL/SQL
8 19 (10.22%) Progress 4GL
9 18 (9.68%) PHP
10 11 (5.91%) Python
11 5 (2.69%) Ruby
12 4 (2.15%) Scala
12 4 (2.15%) VB
13 3 (1.61%) Groovy
13 3 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.08%) Go
14 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.54%) COBOL
15 1 (0.54%) VB6
15 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (17.20%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.69%) Puppet
2 4 (2.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (10.22%) Progress
2 10 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.84%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.23%) Oracle
5 2 (1.08%) Facebook
5 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe
6 1 (0.54%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.54%) Twitter
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