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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 32 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.65% 3.81% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 5.19% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
162 77 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.68% 73.33% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 142 66 70
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 24 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) WinForms
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) C++
7 1 (10.00%) PHP
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (10.00%) MySQL
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) Apache
7 1 (10.00%) Python
7 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (10.00%) OpenGL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maya
1 1 (10.00%) 3ds Max
1 1 (10.00%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) Redmine
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Trainee
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Games Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Games Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) WinForms
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP
6 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) Laravel
6 1 (10.00%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (10.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Game Development
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PHP5
3 1 (10.00%) GLSL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Perforce
1 1 (10.00%) Zend
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter