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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 22 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.34% 2.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
109 180 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 83.21% 76.60% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 96 151 58
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) Firmware
5 6 (35.29%) 3G
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 6 (35.29%) Bluetooth
5 6 (35.29%) GPRS
5 6 (35.29%) GSM
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Embedded C
5 6 (35.29%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) C
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) Atmel
5 6 (35.29%) ZigBee
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) IIS
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) 3G
1 6 (35.29%) Bluetooth
1 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
1 6 (35.29%) GPRS
1 6 (35.29%) GSM
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (35.29%) Wireless
1 6 (35.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Bower
2 1 (5.88%) Grunt
2 1 (5.88%) gulp
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
6 2 (11.76%) WCF
7 1 (5.88%) Django
7 1 (5.88%) Pyramid
7 1 (5.88%) RequireJS
7 1 (5.88%) RESTful
7 1 (5.88%) SignalR
7 1 (5.88%) Symfony
7 1 (5.88%) web2py
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
3 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) C
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Embedded C
5 5 (29.41%) VB
5 5 (29.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Firmware
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Atmel
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle