The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 29 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.32% 0.86% 8.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.30% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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 Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 77 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 73.51% 66.38% 59.06%
Number of salaries quoted 102 66 80
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wakefield region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Laravel
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Perforce
1 1 (14.29%) Zend
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
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