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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 172 192 163
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 29 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.61% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 11
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
4594 4726 3331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 97.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3751 2568
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 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +27 28 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Senior Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (54.76%) HTML
3 23 (54.76%) .NET
4 21 (50.00%) HTML5
5 20 (47.62%) C#
6 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (42.86%) Mentoring
8 17 (40.48%) PHP
9 15 (35.71%) TDD
10 14 (33.33%) SQL
11 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
11 13 (30.95%) Linux
12 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
12 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 11 (26.19%) Retail
13 11 (26.19%) Software Testing
13 11 (26.19%) NHS
13 11 (26.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (26.19%) Coaching
13 11 (26.19%) People Management
13 11 (26.19%) Apache Flex
13 11 (26.19%) WPF
13 11 (26.19%) Load Testing
13 11 (26.19%) Integration Testing
13 11 (26.19%) Agile Testing
14 10 (23.81%) Scrum
14 10 (23.81%) OO
14 10 (23.81%) CSS
15 9 (21.43%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (19.05%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.38%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (26.19%) Pharmaceutical
1 11 (26.19%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) HTML
1 23 (54.76%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) HTML5
3 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
4 11 (26.19%) Apache Flex
4 11 (26.19%) WPF
5 10 (23.81%) CSS
6 9 (21.43%) XML
7 8 (19.05%) JSON
7 8 (19.05%) CSS3
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.76%) COM+
8 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 2 (4.76%) LAMP
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
9 1 (2.38%) Java EE
9 1 (2.38%) Spring
9 1 (2.38%) Qt
9 1 (2.38%) WCF
9 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (2.38%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 7 (16.67%) Android
2 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 15 (35.71%) TDD
6 11 (26.19%) Integration Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Software Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Load Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Coaching
6 11 (26.19%) People Management
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Scrum
7 10 (23.81%) OO
8 9 (21.43%) OOP
9 8 (19.05%) Kanban
9 8 (19.05%) Open Source
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
10 7 (16.67%) Android Development
10 7 (16.67%) iOS Development
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) PHP
3 14 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 3 (7.14%) VB
6 3 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) VB6
6 3 (7.14%) C
7 2 (4.76%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Groovy
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) R
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Kainos
Salary: £36,000 - £56,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago