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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 63 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 147 115 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.02% 4.53% 8.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 5.46% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 133 84 187
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3093 2108 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.53% 83.12% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2428 1575 1662
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 25 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 97 (35.27%) .NET
2 95 (34.55%) C#
3 90 (32.73%) Java
4 87 (31.64%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (29.45%) OO
6 75 (27.27%) SQL
7 72 (26.18%) Degree
8 69 (25.09%) SQL Server
9 64 (23.27%) Scrum
10 54 (19.64%) OOP
11 52 (18.91%) HTML
12 49 (17.82%) JavaScript
13 45 (16.36%) Apache
13 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
14 44 (16.00%) J2EE
15 43 (15.64%) TDD
16 42 (15.27%) XML
17 41 (14.91%) B2C
18 40 (14.55%) Web Services
18 40 (14.55%) ASP.NET
19 39 (14.18%) Computer Science
20 38 (13.82%) Finance
21 37 (13.45%) Hibernate
21 37 (13.45%) Spring
22 36 (13.09%) Oracle
23 35 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
24 33 (12.00%) MS Excel
25 30 (10.91%) Visual Studio
26 29 (10.55%) SOA
27 28 (10.18%) Linux

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 45 (16.36%) Apache
2 21 (7.64%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.09%) Node.js
4 8 (2.91%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.18%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.09%) Drupal
7 3 (1.09%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.09%) OpenEdge
7 3 (1.09%) CICS
7 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.73%) IIS
8 2 (0.73%) nginx
8 2 (0.73%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Force.com
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.91%) HTTP
2 7 (2.55%) DVB
3 6 (2.18%) Internet
4 4 (1.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.36%) RTP
5 1 (0.36%) LTE
5 1 (0.36%) 4G
5 1 (0.36%) VoLTE
5 1 (0.36%) SSL
5 1 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.36%) GSM
5 1 (0.36%) LAN
5 1 (0.36%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (25.09%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.36%) Hadoop
3 20 (7.27%) Apache Hive
3 20 (7.27%) Riak
4 14 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.27%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.27%) MySQL
7 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.18%) Redis
9 5 (1.82%) HBase
9 5 (1.82%) Big Data
9 5 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.64%) Maven
4 13 (4.73%) JUnit
5 11 (4.00%) Selenium
6 9 (3.27%) Subversion
7 7 (2.55%) Behat
7 7 (2.55%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.18%) Automake
8 6 (2.18%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.18%) Hudson
9 5 (1.82%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.82%) MorphX
10 4 (1.45%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.45%) NUnit
10 4 (1.45%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.73%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.73%) Ant
11 2 (0.73%) ClearQuest
General
1 38 (13.82%) Finance
2 10 (3.64%) Banking
3 9 (3.27%) Electronics
4 5 (1.82%) Legal
5 3 (1.09%) Games
5 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 112 (40.73%) Developer
2 110 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 42 (15.27%) Software Developer
4 30 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 26 (9.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 23 (8.36%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (8.36%) Team Leader
7 20 (7.27%) .NET Developer
7 20 (7.27%) ScrumMaster
8 18 (6.55%) Architect
9 17 (6.18%) Junior
9 17 (6.18%) Junior Developer
10 15 (5.45%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.09%) Lead Developer
11 14 (5.09%) Java Team Leader
11 14 (5.09%) Software Team Leader
11 14 (5.09%) J2EE Team Leader
11 14 (5.09%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.36%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (4.36%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (35.27%) .NET
2 52 (18.91%) HTML
3 44 (16.00%) J2EE
4 42 (15.27%) XML
5 40 (14.55%) ASP.NET
5 40 (14.55%) Web Services
6 37 (13.45%) Hibernate
6 37 (13.45%) Spring
7 27 (9.82%) CSS
8 26 (9.45%) LAMP
8 26 (9.45%) .NET Framework
9 25 (9.09%) WinForms
10 24 (8.73%) Java EE
11 23 (8.36%) WCF
11 23 (8.36%) MapReduce
12 22 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
13 21 (7.64%) WPF
14 20 (7.27%) HTML5
14 20 (7.27%) jQuery
15 19 (6.91%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.18%) Computer Science
2 35 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (7.27%) Open Source
4 12 (4.36%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.00%) NHS
5 11 (4.00%) DTV
6 6 (2.18%) MPEG
6 6 (2.18%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.82%) STB
8 4 (1.45%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.45%) Firmware
8 4 (1.45%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.09%) W3C
9 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.09%) GIS
10 2 (0.73%) PDA
10 2 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.18%) Linux
2 25 (9.09%) Windows
3 6 (2.18%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (1.82%) Android
4 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.45%) UNIX
6 3 (1.09%) zOS
6 3 (1.09%) Solaris
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (31.64%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (29.45%) OO
3 64 (23.27%) Scrum
4 54 (19.64%) OOP
5 43 (15.64%) TDD
6 41 (14.91%) B2C
7 29 (10.55%) SOA
8 28 (10.18%) MVC
9 24 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (8.73%) Multithreading
10 23 (8.36%) Data Transformation
11 21 (7.64%) Unit Testing
12 16 (5.82%) BDD
13 15 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (5.45%) Project Management
14 11 (4.00%) UML
14 11 (4.00%) Software Testing
14 11 (4.00%) Waterfall
15 10 (3.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 95 (34.55%) C#
2 90 (32.73%) Java
3 75 (27.27%) SQL
4 49 (17.82%) JavaScript
5 28 (10.18%) C++
6 26 (9.45%) C
7 22 (8.00%) PHP
8 17 (6.18%) Python
9 14 (5.09%) Ruby
10 13 (4.73%) VB.NET
11 12 (4.36%) T-SQL
12 11 (4.00%) Perl
13 8 (2.91%) Scala
14 7 (2.55%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.18%) X++
16 5 (1.82%) VB
16 5 (1.82%) VB6
16 5 (1.82%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.45%) Groovy
17 4 (1.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 72 (26.18%) Degree
2 14 (5.09%) HND
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.73%) MCTS
4 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.64%) QA
2 5 (1.82%) FATCA
2 5 (1.82%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.73%) Varnish
2 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (6.55%) Puppet
2 17 (6.18%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.36%) OpenView
3 1 (0.36%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.36%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.36%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 45 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 36 (13.09%) Oracle
3 6 (2.18%) Cisco
4 5 (1.82%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.45%) Typemock
5 4 (1.45%) Red Gate
6 3 (1.09%) JBoss
6 3 (1.09%) Progress
7 1 (0.36%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe
7 1 (0.36%) BMC
7 1 (0.36%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.36%) Zend
7 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47088.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Competitive + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago