The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 27 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 272 131 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.77% 3.55% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 4.12% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 197 112 76
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3175 3183 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.66% 86.31% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2419 1739
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leeds region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Leeds

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 306 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (43.83%) .NET
3 210 (43.21%) C#
4 186 (38.27%) SQL
5 176 (36.21%) Java
6 129 (26.54%) JavaScript
6 129 (26.54%) HTML
7 121 (24.90%) OO
8 117 (24.07%) ASP.NET
9 116 (23.87%) Degree
10 111 (22.84%) SQL Server
10 111 (22.84%) TDD
11 101 (20.78%) Scrum
12 100 (20.58%) PHP
13 98 (20.16%) C++
14 93 (19.14%) WPF
15 92 (18.93%) HTML5
16 86 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
16 86 (17.70%) NHS
17 85 (17.49%) SDLC
18 81 (16.67%) Retail
19 80 (16.46%) Pharmaceutical
20 75 (15.43%) Linux
20 75 (15.43%) MVC
21 72 (14.81%) CSS
22 71 (14.61%) J2EE
23 62 (12.76%) WinForms
23 62 (12.76%) .NET Framework
24 57 (11.73%) Mentoring
25 54 (11.11%) MongoDB

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (8.44%) Node.js
2 18 (3.70%) Apache
3 11 (2.26%) Mule
3 11 (2.26%) Mule ESB
4 8 (1.65%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.23%) IIS
5 6 (1.23%) JBoss
5 6 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.82%) CMS
6 4 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.41%) Kentico
7 2 (0.41%) OpenCms
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.82%) IaaS
2 4 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (0.82%) Sumo Logic
3 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.35%) Internet
2 7 (1.44%) SSL
3 6 (1.23%) DNS
4 4 (0.82%) HTTP
4 4 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.62%) Intranet
6 2 (0.41%) DHCP
6 2 (0.41%) FTP
6 2 (0.41%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (22.84%) SQL Server
2 54 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 48 (9.88%) MySQL
4 35 (7.20%) NoSQL
5 22 (4.53%) Redis
6 16 (3.29%) CouchDB
7 10 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.85%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.23%) SQLite
10 6 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.82%) HBase
11 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.82%) Riak
12 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 44 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (8.23%) Git (software)
3 36 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 33 (6.79%) NUnit
5 32 (6.58%) MSTest
6 23 (4.73%) Subversion
7 18 (3.70%) Mercurial
8 12 (2.47%) Maven
9 9 (1.85%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.85%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.65%) Behat
10 8 (1.65%) Selenium
11 5 (1.03%) JUnit
12 4 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (0.82%) Grunt
13 2 (0.41%) Hudson
13 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.41%) JIRA
13 2 (0.41%) JMeter
General
1 81 (16.67%) Retail
2 80 (16.46%) Pharmaceutical
3 54 (11.11%) Finance
4 18 (3.70%) Marketing
5 11 (2.26%) Games
6 8 (1.65%) Banking
6 8 (1.65%) Electronics
7 5 (1.03%) Legal
8 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.62%) Back Office
9 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 251 (51.65%) Software Engineer
2 217 (44.65%) Developer
3 61 (12.55%) Senior Developer
4 46 (9.47%) C# Software Engineer
5 43 (8.85%) Software Developer
6 41 (8.44%) Java Developer
7 40 (8.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 37 (7.61%) C# Developer
9 32 (6.58%) .NET Developer
10 30 (6.17%) Graduate
11 27 (5.56%) Junior
11 27 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
11 27 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (5.14%) PHP Developer
13 23 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
14 22 (4.53%) Analyst
15 18 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (3.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 18 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (3.50%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (43.83%) .NET
2 129 (26.54%) HTML
3 117 (24.07%) ASP.NET
4 93 (19.14%) WPF
5 92 (18.93%) HTML5
6 72 (14.81%) CSS
7 71 (14.61%) J2EE
8 62 (12.76%) WinForms
8 62 (12.76%) .NET Framework
9 51 (10.49%) Web Services
10 47 (9.67%) WCF
11 45 (9.26%) Apache Flex
11 45 (9.26%) XML
12 42 (8.64%) Spring
13 40 (8.23%) Hibernate
14 38 (7.82%) REST
15 37 (7.61%) AngularJS
16 36 (7.41%) CSS3
17 35 (7.20%) RESTful
18 34 (7.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 86 (17.70%) NHS
2 54 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 42 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.32%) User Experience
5 15 (3.09%) RIA
5 15 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.85%) DTV
9 8 (1.65%) STB
10 7 (1.44%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.03%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.03%) e-Health
12 5 (1.03%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.03%) Graphic Design
12 5 (1.03%) Animation
13 4 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
13 4 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (15.43%) Linux
2 41 (8.44%) Apple iOS
3 40 (8.23%) Android
4 23 (4.73%) Windows
5 12 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (1.65%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.82%) CoreOS
7 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.41%) CentOS
8 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (24.90%) OO
3 111 (22.84%) TDD
4 101 (20.78%) Scrum
5 86 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (17.49%) SDLC
7 75 (15.43%) MVC
8 57 (11.73%) Mentoring
9 50 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 46 (9.47%) BDD
11 39 (8.02%) Coaching
11 39 (8.02%) Unit Testing
12 38 (7.82%) Kanban
12 38 (7.82%) Automated Testing
13 34 (7.00%) DevOps
14 33 (6.79%) Agile Testing
14 33 (6.79%) OOP
15 32 (6.58%) Open Source
15 32 (6.58%) iOS Development
16 31 (6.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 210 (43.21%) C#
2 186 (38.27%) SQL
3 176 (36.21%) Java
4 129 (26.54%) JavaScript
5 100 (20.58%) PHP
6 98 (20.16%) C++
7 48 (9.88%) T-SQL
8 42 (8.64%) Python
9 41 (8.44%) C
10 40 (8.23%) Ruby
11 25 (5.14%) Perl
12 20 (4.12%) VB
13 17 (3.50%) VB6
13 17 (3.50%) Bash Shell
14 15 (3.09%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.85%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.23%) Scala
17 5 (1.03%) VBScript
18 4 (0.82%) Go
19 3 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 116 (23.87%) Degree
2 6 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.62%) ISEB
4 2 (0.41%) MCSE
4 2 (0.41%) MCSA
5 1 (0.21%) PhD
5 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.47%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.82%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.82%) KVM
2 4 (0.82%) Docker
2 4 (0.82%) HDFS
3 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.41%) Firmware
3 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (4.53%) Salt
2 22 (4.53%) Puppet
3 4 (0.82%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.82%) Nagios
3 4 (0.82%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.82%) Ansible
3 4 (0.82%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.41%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.41%) Graphite
5 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (10.08%) Oracle
2 32 (6.58%) Xamarin
3 24 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.65%) VMware
5 6 (1.23%) Splunk
5 6 (1.23%) Apple
6 4 (0.82%) NetApp
6 4 (0.82%) Rackspace
6 4 (0.82%) New Relic
6 4 (0.82%) SaltStack
6 4 (0.82%) Google
7 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.41%) Atmel
7 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.41%) EMC
8 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.21%) Sony
8 1 (0.21%) HP
8 1 (0.21%) Sybase
8 1 (0.21%) SAP
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Sky Bet
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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SKY
Salary: Unspecified Highly competitive and superb benefits including free Sky
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