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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 26 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 250 135 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.49% 3.84% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 4.25% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 215 124 122
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2950 3179 2886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.35% 90.31% 86.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2446 2544 2204
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 323 (62.72%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (46.41%) Java
3 225 (43.69%) JavaScript
4 186 (36.12%) .NET
5 174 (33.79%) SQL
6 163 (31.65%) C#
7 160 (31.07%) HTML
8 133 (25.83%) Degree
9 114 (22.14%) CSS
10 113 (21.94%) Scrum
11 110 (21.36%) MySQL
12 107 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
13 106 (20.58%) SQL Server
14 102 (19.81%) TDD
14 102 (19.81%) Spring
15 99 (19.22%) PHP
16 96 (18.64%) OO
17 95 (18.45%) ASP.NET
18 94 (18.25%) Node.js
19 90 (17.48%) Hibernate
20 84 (16.31%) Web Services
21 83 (16.12%) XML
21 83 (16.12%) Linux
22 73 (14.17%) MVC
23 71 (13.79%) Oracle
24 69 (13.40%) C++
25 67 (13.01%) AngularJS
26 65 (12.62%) MongoDB
26 65 (12.62%) J2EE
27 62 (12.04%) WPF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 94 (18.25%) Node.js
2 57 (11.07%) Apache
3 13 (2.52%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.17%) CMS
5 5 (0.97%) OpenEdge
6 4 (0.78%) Drupal
6 4 (0.78%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.58%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.39%) IIS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.19%) CICS
9 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (1.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.52%) GitHub
3 5 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.99%) Internet
2 5 (0.97%) HTTP
2 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.58%) SSL
4 2 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.19%) SSH
5 1 (0.19%) Wireless
5 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (21.36%) MySQL
2 106 (20.58%) SQL Server
3 65 (12.62%) MongoDB
4 47 (9.13%) NoSQL
5 41 (7.96%) Redis
6 27 (5.24%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (3.30%) Big Data
9 10 (1.94%) Neo4j
9 10 (1.94%) Pentaho
10 9 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 3 (0.58%) RavenDB
16 2 (0.39%) Riak
Development Applications
1 48 (9.32%) Git (software)
2 43 (8.35%) Subversion
3 41 (7.96%) Mercurial
4 38 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (6.60%) NUnit
6 33 (6.41%) Jenkins
7 31 (6.02%) MSTest
8 22 (4.27%) Maven
9 19 (3.69%) Cucumber
9 19 (3.69%) Visual Studio
10 14 (2.72%) Eclipse
11 13 (2.52%) JUnit
11 13 (2.52%) Selenium
12 12 (2.33%) JMeter
13 10 (1.94%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (1.75%) NeoLoad
15 8 (1.55%) Ranorex
15 8 (1.55%) SoapUI
16 6 (1.17%) JIRA
17 5 (0.97%) Grunt
General
1 43 (8.35%) Finance
2 30 (5.83%) Retail
3 23 (4.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 22 (4.27%) Games
5 18 (3.50%) Marketing
6 6 (1.17%) Banking
7 5 (0.97%) Electronics
7 5 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.78%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 253 (49.13%) Developer
2 219 (42.52%) Software Engineer
3 97 (18.83%) Java Developer
4 62 (12.04%) Java Engineer
5 61 (11.84%) Java Software Engineer
6 59 (11.46%) C# Software Engineer
7 54 (10.49%) C# Developer
8 53 (10.29%) Senior Developer
9 51 (9.90%) .NET Developer
9 51 (9.90%) .NET Software Engineer
10 50 (9.71%) Agile Developer
11 45 (8.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 42 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
13 39 (7.57%) Agile Java Developer
14 37 (7.18%) JavaScript Developer
14 37 (7.18%) PHP Developer
15 32 (6.21%) Software Developer
16 26 (5.05%) Graduate
17 24 (4.66%) Analyst
17 24 (4.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (36.12%) .NET
2 160 (31.07%) HTML
3 114 (22.14%) CSS
4 102 (19.81%) Spring
5 95 (18.45%) ASP.NET
6 90 (17.48%) Hibernate
7 84 (16.31%) Web Services
8 83 (16.12%) XML
9 67 (13.01%) AngularJS
10 65 (12.62%) J2EE
11 62 (12.04%) WPF
12 59 (11.46%) LAMP
13 57 (11.07%) Java EE
14 55 (10.68%) RESTful
15 52 (10.10%) jQuery
16 51 (9.90%) HTML5
17 50 (9.71%) REST
18 42 (8.16%) WCF
19 39 (7.57%) SOAP
20 34 (6.60%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (7.96%) NHS
4 26 (5.05%) Algorithms
4 26 (5.05%) Data Structures
5 23 (4.47%) Mobile App
6 21 (4.08%) User Experience
7 17 (3.30%) Mathematics
8 16 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.91%) Data Extraction
10 12 (2.33%) iPad
11 11 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.94%) iPhone
12 10 (1.94%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 8 (1.55%) W3C
15 7 (1.36%) e-Health
16 6 (1.17%) RIA
17 5 (0.97%) Blog
17 5 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 83 (16.12%) Linux
2 38 (7.38%) Apple iOS
3 37 (7.18%) Android
4 30 (5.83%) Windows
5 11 (2.14%) Unix
6 8 (1.55%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.39%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (62.72%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (21.94%) Scrum
3 107 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
4 102 (19.81%) TDD
5 96 (18.64%) OO
6 73 (14.17%) MVC
7 49 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 48 (9.32%) Automated Testing
9 43 (8.35%) OOP
10 42 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 41 (7.96%) DevOps
12 40 (7.77%) Mentoring
13 36 (6.99%) Open Source
14 34 (6.60%) High Availability
15 31 (6.02%) DSDM
15 31 (6.02%) Pair Programming
15 31 (6.02%) UML
16 29 (5.63%) Front End Development
17 28 (5.44%) RUP
17 28 (5.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 239 (46.41%) Java
2 225 (43.69%) JavaScript
3 174 (33.79%) SQL
4 163 (31.65%) C#
5 99 (19.22%) PHP
6 69 (13.40%) C++
7 49 (9.51%) T-SQL
8 35 (6.80%) Python
9 32 (6.21%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.88%) VB
11 14 (2.72%) VB6
12 11 (2.14%) Scala
13 9 (1.75%) C
14 8 (1.55%) Perl
15 7 (1.36%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.17%) Ruby
17 5 (0.97%) Progress 4GL
18 4 (0.78%) Objective-C
19 1 (0.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 133 (25.83%) Degree
2 20 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.24%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (0.58%) KVM
1 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.39%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (3.69%) Puppet
2 8 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (13.79%) Oracle
2 27 (5.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.33%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.94%) Cloudera
4 10 (1.94%) Greenplum
4 10 (1.94%) Hortonworks
4 10 (1.94%) MuleSoft
4 10 (1.94%) Talend
5 8 (1.55%) Adobe
6 5 (0.97%) Progress
7 3 (0.58%) NetApp
7 3 (0.58%) VMware
8 2 (0.39%) Facebook
8 2 (0.39%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.39%) Sony
8 2 (0.39%) Twitter
9 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.19%) Zend
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
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