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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 58 70 131
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 115 132 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.33% 3.85% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 3.94% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 107 114 62
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2601 3354 3586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.89% 97.84% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2747 2817
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 185 (92.96%) Software Engineering
2 125 (62.81%) C#
3 116 (58.29%) .NET
4 95 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (45.73%) ASP.NET
6 89 (44.72%) Java
7 83 (41.71%) SQL
8 78 (39.20%) SQL Server
9 76 (38.19%) OO
10 74 (37.19%) HTML
11 72 (36.18%) JavaScript
12 71 (35.68%) Finance
13 65 (32.66%) MVC
14 64 (32.16%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (31.66%) CSS
15 63 (31.66%) Scrum
16 58 (29.15%) jQuery
17 55 (27.64%) WPF
18 46 (23.12%) TDD
18 46 (23.12%) RESTful
18 46 (23.12%) WCF
19 40 (20.10%) Web Services
20 38 (19.10%) Automated Testing
20 38 (19.10%) Git (software)
21 36 (18.09%) Degree
22 32 (16.08%) BDD
23 31 (15.58%) C++
24 30 (15.08%) T-SQL
25 29 (14.57%) NoSQL
25 29 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC

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 5 (2.51%) CMS
2 4 (2.01%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.01%) Confluence
3 2 (1.01%) WordPress
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (8.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.51%) GitHub
2 3 (1.51%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.51%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.57%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.53%) MySQL
4 9 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.51%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.50%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (19.10%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.57%) Mercurial
2 27 (13.57%) NUnit
2 27 (13.57%) Subversion
3 25 (12.56%) MSTest
4 13 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.03%) Selenium
6 9 (4.52%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.02%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.02%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.51%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.51%) EasyMock
9 5 (2.51%) Gradle
9 5 (2.51%) JUnit
9 5 (2.51%) Maven
9 5 (2.51%) Mockito
9 5 (2.51%) TestNG
10 4 (2.01%) Bower
General
1 71 (35.68%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Legal
3 12 (6.03%) Games
4 10 (5.03%) Online Betting
5 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.51%) Retail
7 2 (1.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.01%) Electronics
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (58.29%) .NET
2 91 (45.73%) ASP.NET
3 74 (37.19%) HTML
4 63 (31.66%) CSS
5 58 (29.15%) jQuery
6 55 (27.64%) WPF
7 46 (23.12%) RESTful
7 46 (23.12%) WCF
8 40 (20.10%) Web Services
9 29 (14.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (14.07%) Silverlight
11 27 (13.57%) SOAP
11 27 (13.57%) XML
12 25 (12.56%) .NET Framework
12 25 (12.56%) LINQ
12 25 (12.56%) WF
12 25 (12.56%) XSLT
13 23 (11.56%) AngularJS
14 22 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 22 (11.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.56%) Algorithms
1 25 (12.56%) Data Structures
2 15 (7.54%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.53%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.02%) Online Games
6 6 (3.02%) User Experience
7 4 (2.01%) Blog
8 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.01%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.50%) Fintech
10 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.50%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) NHS
10 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.02%) Windows
2 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.51%) Linux
3 4 (2.01%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (92.96%) Software Engineering
2 95 (47.74%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (38.19%) OO
4 65 (32.66%) MVC
5 64 (32.16%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (31.66%) Scrum
7 46 (23.12%) TDD
8 38 (19.10%) Automated Testing
9 32 (16.08%) BDD
10 27 (13.57%) Pair Programming
11 26 (13.07%) MVVM
12 25 (12.56%) DSDM
12 25 (12.56%) RUP
12 25 (12.56%) Service Delivery
12 25 (12.56%) UML
12 25 (12.56%) Use Case
13 19 (9.55%) Web Development
14 16 (8.04%) Kanban
15 12 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (6.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 125 (62.81%) C#
2 89 (44.72%) Java
3 83 (41.71%) SQL
4 72 (36.18%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.58%) C++
6 30 (15.08%) T-SQL
7 25 (12.56%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.52%) PowerShell
8 9 (4.52%) Python
9 8 (4.02%) PHP
10 6 (3.02%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.01%) Ruby
12 1 (0.50%) C
12 1 (0.50%) Delphi
12 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (18.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.52%) QA
2 6 (3.02%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.02%) Oracle
3 3 (1.51%) Google
4 2 (1.01%) Twitter
5 1 (0.50%) Zend
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, penison and shares
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