The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 68 45 24
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 134 133 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.53% 4.78% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 5.90% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 132 103 194
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3176 2254 1904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 83.71% 80.96% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2547 1807 1615
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 136 (50.37%) .NET
2 119 (44.07%) C#
3 109 (40.37%) SQL Server
4 95 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (34.44%) OO
6 81 (30.00%) SQL
7 70 (25.93%) Scrum
8 64 (23.70%) Microsoft
9 63 (23.33%) Java
10 62 (22.96%) ASP.NET
11 56 (20.74%) OOP
12 52 (19.26%) Finance
13 51 (18.89%) JavaScript
14 50 (18.52%) HTML
14 50 (18.52%) Oracle
14 50 (18.52%) Degree
15 49 (18.15%) WinForms
15 49 (18.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 47 (17.41%) .NET Framework
17 39 (14.44%) XML
17 39 (14.44%) TDD
18 38 (14.07%) J2EE
19 37 (13.70%) Windows
19 37 (13.70%) MS Excel
20 34 (12.59%) Web Services
20 34 (12.59%) CSS
20 34 (12.59%) Project Management
20 34 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
21 33 (12.22%) MVC
22 32 (11.85%) Apache

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (11.85%) Apache
2 16 (5.93%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.22%) OpenEdge
5 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.48%) Drupal
7 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.11%) Node.js
7 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.11%) CMS
7 3 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.74%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.74%) IIS
8 2 (0.74%) ATG Dynamo
8 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.74%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.74%) GlassFish
Applications
1 37 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.37%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.81%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.93%) FTP
2 6 (2.22%) Intranet
2 6 (2.22%) Internet
3 5 (1.85%) DVB
4 2 (0.74%) HTTP
4 2 (0.74%) Network Security
5 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.30%) MySQL
2 17 (6.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.33%) Apache Hive
6 9 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.33%) Riak
7 7 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.59%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.11%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.74%) DB2
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (18.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (10.37%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.44%) Maven
3 12 (4.44%) Subversion
4 7 (2.59%) Rational Application Developer
4 7 (2.59%) NUnit
5 5 (1.85%) MorphX
5 5 (1.85%) MSTest
5 5 (1.85%) JUnit
6 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.11%) Selenium
8 2 (0.74%) ClearQuest
8 2 (0.74%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.74%) Ant
8 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.74%) JMeter
8 2 (0.74%) Moq
8 2 (0.74%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.74%) JIRA
9 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
General
1 52 (19.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.07%) Banking
3 7 (2.59%) Legal
4 6 (2.22%) Electronics
5 4 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.11%) Games
7 2 (0.74%) Law
7 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (42.59%) Developer
2 108 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 41 (15.19%) Software Developer
4 36 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 26 (9.63%) C# Software Engineer
6 24 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 24 (8.89%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.15%) C# Developer
7 22 (8.15%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.78%) .NET Software Engineer
9 20 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (7.04%) ScrumMaster
10 19 (7.04%) Lead Developer
11 14 (5.19%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (4.81%) Team Leader
12 13 (4.81%) Programmer
13 12 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
14 11 (4.07%) Development Manager
15 10 (3.70%) Junior
15 10 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (50.37%) .NET
2 62 (22.96%) ASP.NET
3 50 (18.52%) HTML
4 49 (18.15%) WinForms
5 47 (17.41%) .NET Framework
6 39 (14.44%) XML
7 38 (14.07%) J2EE
8 34 (12.59%) Web Services
8 34 (12.59%) CSS
9 29 (10.74%) Hibernate
9 29 (10.74%) Spring
10 27 (10.00%) WCF
10 27 (10.00%) WPF
11 25 (9.26%) Java EE
12 22 (8.15%) jQuery
13 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (5.56%) HTML5
14 15 (5.56%) Dojo
14 15 (5.56%) Ajax
15 13 (4.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (8.15%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.93%) NHS
3 16 (5.93%) DTV
4 12 (4.44%) Open Source
5 10 (3.70%) Equities
5 10 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.22%) MPEG
7 5 (1.85%) STB
8 4 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.74%) PDA
9 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.74%) DataPower
10 1 (0.37%) iPhone
10 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 37 (13.70%) Windows
2 22 (8.15%) Linux
3 5 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (1.85%) Debian
3 5 (1.85%) UNIX
4 4 (1.48%) SUSE
4 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.48%) CentOS
5 3 (1.11%) Android
6 2 (0.74%) zOS
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (34.44%) OO
3 70 (25.93%) Scrum
4 56 (20.74%) OOP
5 39 (14.44%) TDD
6 34 (12.59%) Project Management
7 33 (12.22%) MVC
8 29 (10.74%) Waterfall
9 26 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (8.15%) Multithreading
11 21 (7.78%) UML
12 19 (7.04%) DSDM
13 18 (6.67%) B2C
13 18 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
14 17 (6.30%) Test Automation
14 17 (6.30%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.56%) Unit Testing
15 15 (5.56%) Master Data Management
15 15 (5.56%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 119 (44.07%) C#
2 81 (30.00%) SQL
3 63 (23.33%) Java
4 51 (18.89%) JavaScript
5 25 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 24 (8.89%) PHP
7 20 (7.41%) C
7 20 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 16 (5.93%) VB6
8 16 (5.93%) VB
9 15 (5.56%) C++
10 9 (3.33%) Ruby
11 6 (2.22%) X++
12 5 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.85%) Progress 4GL
12 5 (1.85%) Python
13 4 (1.48%) Smalltalk
13 4 (1.48%) Groovy
14 3 (1.11%) PHP5
14 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (1.48%) HND
3 3 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.74%) MCTS
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.04%) QA
2 6 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.70%) Puppet
2 9 (3.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.52%) Oracle
3 10 (3.70%) JBoss
4 4 (1.48%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.48%) Progress
4 4 (1.48%) Zend
5 3 (1.11%) Cisco
6 2 (0.74%) IBM
6 2 (0.74%) BEA
6 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.74%) ATG
6 2 (0.74%) Kony
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.37%) Typemock
7 1 (0.37%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.37%) Capita
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus pension, holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47088.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per Annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago