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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 63 35
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 260 152 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.83% 4.14% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 4.75% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 175 144 98
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £36,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +14.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
2933 3199 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.32% 87.14% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 2536 1671
Average salary £43,802 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.83% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 282 (66.98%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (47.03%) .NET
3 187 (44.42%) C#
4 168 (39.90%) SQL
5 126 (29.93%) SQL Server
5 126 (29.93%) Java
6 116 (27.55%) TDD
7 110 (26.13%) OO
8 108 (25.65%) ASP.NET
9 98 (23.28%) Degree
10 91 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 89 (21.14%) Scrum
12 85 (20.19%) PHP
12 85 (20.19%) HTML
13 79 (18.76%) WPF
14 75 (17.81%) .NET Framework
15 73 (17.34%) Retail
15 73 (17.34%) C++
16 71 (16.86%) MVC
17 70 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
18 65 (15.44%) HTML5
18 65 (15.44%) SDLC
19 62 (14.73%) Linux
19 62 (14.73%) WinForms
20 61 (14.49%) NHS
21 58 (13.78%) WCF
22 57 (13.54%) Oracle
23 56 (13.30%) XML
24 55 (13.06%) Pharmaceutical
24 55 (13.06%) Finance

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (7.60%) Node.js
2 15 (3.56%) Apache
3 11 (2.61%) IIS
4 8 (1.90%) JBoss
4 8 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.43%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (0.95%) Mule ESB
6 4 (0.95%) Mule
6 4 (0.95%) CMS
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.48%) Kentico
8 2 (0.48%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.51%) Internet
2 10 (2.38%) HTTP
3 6 (1.43%) FTP
4 5 (1.19%) DHCP
4 5 (1.19%) DNS
5 4 (0.95%) SSL
5 4 (0.95%) Intranet
5 4 (0.95%) Firewall
6 1 (0.24%) SSH
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) DVB
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (29.93%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.59%) MongoDB
3 45 (10.69%) MySQL
4 20 (4.75%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.56%) Redis
6 14 (3.33%) Big Data
7 13 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.09%) CouchDB
8 9 (2.14%) Riak
9 6 (1.43%) SQLite
9 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.43%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.95%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.71%) HBase
13 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (9.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (8.31%) Visual Studio
3 28 (6.65%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.28%) NUnit
5 17 (4.04%) MSTest
6 14 (3.33%) Moq
6 14 (3.33%) ReSharper
6 14 (3.33%) SoapUI
7 11 (2.61%) Subversion
8 7 (1.66%) Selenium
8 7 (1.66%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.66%) Behat
9 6 (1.43%) Maven
9 6 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.19%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.71%) Hudson
13 2 (0.48%) JUnit
13 2 (0.48%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 73 (17.34%) Retail
2 55 (13.06%) Pharmaceutical
2 55 (13.06%) Finance
3 9 (2.14%) Games
4 6 (1.43%) Marketing
5 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.95%) Electronics
6 4 (0.95%) Banking
7 3 (0.71%) Back Office
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 198 (47.03%) Software Engineer
2 174 (41.33%) Developer
3 50 (11.88%) Software Developer
4 37 (8.79%) Senior Developer
5 34 (8.08%) Senior Software Engineer
5 34 (8.08%) C# Software Engineer
6 33 (7.84%) C# Developer
7 30 (7.13%) .NET Developer
8 21 (4.99%) Java Developer
9 20 (4.75%) Architect
9 20 (4.75%) Analyst
9 20 (4.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (4.28%) Lead Software Engineer
10 18 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (4.04%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (3.56%) C# Software Developer
12 15 (3.56%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.33%) PHP Developer
13 14 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
14 13 (3.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (47.03%) .NET
2 108 (25.65%) ASP.NET
3 85 (20.19%) HTML
4 79 (18.76%) WPF
5 75 (17.81%) .NET Framework
6 65 (15.44%) HTML5
7 62 (14.73%) WinForms
8 58 (13.78%) WCF
9 56 (13.30%) XML
10 49 (11.64%) J2EE
10 49 (11.64%) CSS
11 42 (9.98%) Web Services
12 35 (8.31%) REST
13 33 (7.84%) LAMP
14 31 (7.36%) AngularJS
15 29 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (6.65%) jQuery
16 28 (6.65%) Spring
16 28 (6.65%) Apache Flex
17 26 (6.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.49%) NHS
2 45 (10.69%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (9.50%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.33%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.33%) Private Cloud
6 13 (3.09%) RIA
7 11 (2.61%) User Experience
8 7 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (1.66%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.19%) DTV
9 5 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.19%) Animation
10 4 (0.95%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (0.95%) STB
11 3 (0.71%) Derivative
11 3 (0.71%) Statistics
12 2 (0.48%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.73%) Linux
2 39 (9.26%) Android
3 34 (8.08%) Apple iOS
4 26 (6.18%) Windows
5 12 (2.85%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (1.66%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.43%) UNIX
8 4 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.24%) CentOS
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (66.98%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (27.55%) TDD
3 110 (26.13%) OO
4 89 (21.14%) Scrum
5 71 (16.86%) MVC
6 70 (16.63%) Continuous Integration
7 65 (15.44%) SDLC
8 55 (13.06%) BDD
9 49 (11.64%) Mentoring
9 49 (11.64%) Unit Testing
10 41 (9.74%) OOP
11 36 (8.55%) Kanban
11 36 (8.55%) Open Source
12 35 (8.31%) Coaching
12 35 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (8.31%) Agile Testing
13 27 (6.41%) Android Development
14 26 (6.18%) Software Testing
14 26 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (5.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (44.42%) C#
2 168 (39.90%) SQL
3 126 (29.93%) Java
4 91 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 85 (20.19%) PHP
6 73 (17.34%) C++
7 46 (10.93%) Python
8 44 (10.45%) T-SQL
9 39 (9.26%) Ruby
10 28 (6.65%) C
11 18 (4.28%) Perl
12 12 (2.85%) VB
12 12 (2.85%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.61%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.90%) VB6
15 6 (1.43%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.19%) VBScript
17 3 (0.71%) VBA
18 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 98 (23.28%) Degree
2 9 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.95%) MCSE
3 4 (0.95%) MCSA
4 3 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.85%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (3.56%) Salt
2 15 (3.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Graphite
3 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 57 (13.54%) Oracle
2 44 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.46%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.90%) Apple
5 3 (0.71%) Sybase
6 2 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.24%) Splunk
7 1 (0.24%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.24%) Sony
7 1 (0.24%) SAP
7 1 (0.24%) HP
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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