The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 196 187 171
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 12 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 14
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Senior Software Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4612 4105 3889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.14% 95.60% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3778 3245 3277
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 12 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Senior Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (65.79%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) .NET
3 20 (52.63%) WPF
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (44.74%) HTML
6 16 (42.11%) Silverlight
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
8 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
9 13 (34.21%) SQL
10 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (31.58%) MVC
10 12 (31.58%) Android
11 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (28.95%) CSS
12 9 (23.68%) Android Development
13 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
13 8 (21.05%) Java
14 7 (18.42%) XML
14 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
15 6 (15.79%) HTML5
16 5 (13.16%) ReSharper
16 5 (13.16%) Coaching
16 5 (13.16%) Linux
16 5 (13.16%) Web Services
17 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
17 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
17 4 (10.53%) Apple
17 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) ReSharper
2 4 (10.53%) FitNesse
2 4 (10.53%) Moq
2 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 4 (10.53%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) .NET
2 20 (52.63%) WPF
3 17 (44.74%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) Silverlight
5 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
6 11 (28.95%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 7 (18.42%) XML
9 6 (15.79%) HTML5
10 5 (13.16%) Web Services
11 4 (10.53%) WCF
11 4 (10.53%) Gherkin
12 2 (5.26%) jQuery
12 2 (5.26%) JSP
12 2 (5.26%) Servlets
13 1 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Android
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) MVC
2 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Android Development
4 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) Coaching
6 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) User Stories
7 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
7 3 (7.89%) Data Privacy
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) MapReduce
8 2 (5.26%) OO
9 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) C++
5 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.26%) VB6
6 2 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.53%) Apple
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: to £45K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 26 days ago