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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 67 74 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -40
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 135 86 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.54% 3.25% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.77% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 180
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 £32,000 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
3234 2284 2355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 86.38% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2426 1793 1937
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 172 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (41.90%) .NET
3 114 (40.14%) C#
4 104 (36.62%) Java
5 83 (29.23%) SQL
6 75 (26.41%) SQL Server
7 74 (26.06%) OO
8 66 (23.24%) Degree
9 57 (20.07%) HTML
9 57 (20.07%) ASP.NET
10 54 (19.01%) JavaScript
11 53 (18.66%) XML
12 48 (16.90%) J2EE
13 44 (15.49%) Microsoft
14 42 (14.79%) MVC
14 42 (14.79%) OOP
14 42 (14.79%) Computer Science
14 42 (14.79%) TDD
14 42 (14.79%) Enterprise Software
15 41 (14.44%) Apache
15 41 (14.44%) Oracle
16 40 (14.08%) Finance
17 39 (13.73%) Web Services
17 39 (13.73%) Scrum
18 37 (13.03%) B2C
19 36 (12.68%) MS Excel
19 36 (12.68%) .NET Framework
20 35 (12.32%) LAMP
21 33 (11.62%) Spring
21 33 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (14.44%) Apache
2 14 (4.93%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.58%) Node.js
4 9 (3.17%) NServiceBus
4 9 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.06%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.06%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.06%) CICS
7 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.70%) CMS
7 2 (0.70%) Drupal
7 2 (0.70%) nginx
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.35%) IIS
8 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 36 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.41%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) osCommerce
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.11%) Force.com
1 6 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.28%) HTTP
2 11 (3.87%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) DVB
3 2 (0.70%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) RTP
4 1 (0.35%) LTE
4 1 (0.35%) 4G
4 1 (0.35%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.35%) GSM
4 1 (0.35%) LAN
4 1 (0.35%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (26.41%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.39%) Hadoop
3 18 (6.34%) Apache Hive
4 15 (5.28%) Riak
5 13 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (4.23%) MySQL
7 11 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.46%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.76%) Big Data
9 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.76%) HBase
9 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.41%) Redis
10 4 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.41%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.06%) SQL CLR
12 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (11.27%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.63%) Selenium
3 14 (4.93%) Maven
4 12 (4.23%) JUnit
4 12 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.87%) Subversion
6 9 (3.17%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.82%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.46%) Behat
8 7 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (2.11%) Automake
9 6 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.11%) Hudson
10 4 (1.41%) ReSharper
11 3 (1.06%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.70%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.70%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.70%) Moq
12 2 (0.70%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 40 (14.08%) Finance
2 7 (2.46%) Banking
3 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.41%) Games
5 3 (1.06%) Electronics
6 2 (0.70%) Marketing
6 2 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (44.72%) Software Engineer
2 124 (43.66%) Developer
3 45 (15.85%) Software Developer
4 37 (13.03%) Senior Software Engineer
5 33 (11.62%) Java Developer
6 29 (10.21%) .NET Developer
7 28 (9.86%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (9.51%) C# Developer
9 26 (9.15%) C# Software Engineer
10 24 (8.45%) Architect
11 21 (7.39%) C# .NET Developer
12 16 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (5.63%) Team Leader
12 16 (5.63%) .NET Software Engineer
13 15 (5.28%) Junior Developer
13 15 (5.28%) Junior
14 14 (4.93%) Senior Developer
14 14 (4.93%) ScrumMaster
15 13 (4.58%) Lead Developer
16 9 (3.17%) J2EE Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (41.90%) .NET
2 57 (20.07%) HTML
2 57 (20.07%) ASP.NET
3 53 (18.66%) XML
4 48 (16.90%) J2EE
5 39 (13.73%) Web Services
6 36 (12.68%) .NET Framework
7 35 (12.32%) LAMP
8 33 (11.62%) Spring
8 33 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (11.27%) WPF
9 32 (11.27%) Hibernate
9 32 (11.27%) CSS
10 31 (10.92%) WCF
11 29 (10.21%) Java EE
12 27 (9.51%) WinForms
13 21 (7.39%) Silverlight
14 17 (5.99%) ActiveMQ
15 14 (4.93%) jQuery
15 14 (4.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.79%) Computer Science
1 42 (14.79%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (6.69%) Open Source
3 13 (4.58%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.17%) User Experience
5 6 (2.11%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.11%) NHS
5 6 (2.11%) DTV
6 5 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.76%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.41%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.06%) GIS
8 3 (1.06%) W3C
8 3 (1.06%) Firmware
9 2 (0.70%) PDA
9 2 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.86%) Linux
2 14 (4.93%) Windows
3 13 (4.58%) Android
4 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.06%) zOS
5 3 (1.06%) Solaris
5 3 (1.06%) UNIX
6 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (60.56%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (26.06%) OO
3 42 (14.79%) OOP
3 42 (14.79%) TDD
3 42 (14.79%) MVC
4 39 (13.73%) Scrum
5 37 (13.03%) B2C
6 31 (10.92%) SOA
7 24 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.39%) MapReduce
9 21 (7.39%) Data Transformation
10 20 (7.04%) Multithreading
11 17 (5.99%) Mentoring
12 15 (5.28%) Coaching
13 14 (4.93%) BDD
14 12 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (4.23%) Unit Testing
14 12 (4.23%) UML
15 10 (3.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 114 (40.14%) C#
2 104 (36.62%) Java
3 83 (29.23%) SQL
4 54 (19.01%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.56%) PHP
6 26 (9.15%) C++
7 17 (5.99%) Python
8 16 (5.63%) C
9 13 (4.58%) Ruby
10 11 (3.87%) Perl
11 9 (3.17%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.82%) Scala
13 7 (2.46%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.11%) PHP5
15 5 (1.76%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
17 3 (1.06%) COBOL
17 3 (1.06%) Groovy
17 3 (1.06%) Embedded C
18 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (23.24%) Degree
2 14 (4.93%) HND
3 2 (0.70%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.35%) MCTS
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.63%) QA
2 5 (1.76%) FATCA
2 5 (1.76%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (1.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.70%) Varnish
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.23%) Puppet
1 12 (4.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.35%) OpenView
2 1 (0.35%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.35%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.35%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 44 (15.49%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.44%) Oracle
3 6 (2.11%) Cisco
4 5 (1.76%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.41%) Typemock
5 4 (1.41%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Progress
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) BMC
7 1 (0.35%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.35%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39239.00 - £47088.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago