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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 199 186 165
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 10 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.61% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 20
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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
4797 4908 3800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.56% 96.01% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3996 3042
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 £26,650 £23,500 £23,250
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
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 17 April 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 0 9 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Halifax +2 1 £40,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
4 11 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) .NET
5 10 (45.45%) OO
5 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
5 10 (45.45%) WPF
6 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) PHP
8 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 7 (31.82%) OOP
8 7 (31.82%) MySQL
8 7 (31.82%) Mac OS X
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management
8 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
8 7 (31.82%) HTML5
8 7 (31.82%) TDD
9 6 (27.27%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
10 5 (22.73%) ReSharper
10 5 (22.73%) FitNesse
10 5 (22.73%) Retail
10 5 (22.73%) MVC
10 5 (22.73%) Moq
10 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 5 (22.73%) Big Data
4 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Moq
2 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
2 5 (22.73%) SpecFlow
2 5 (22.73%) ReSharper
2 5 (22.73%) FitNesse
3 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 10 (45.45%) WPF
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Gherkin
6 5 (22.73%) Silverlight
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 2 (9.09%) JSP
8 2 (9.09%) Servlets
8 2 (9.09%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) Qt
9 1 (4.55%) Web Services
9 1 (4.55%) GStreamer
9 1 (4.55%) Middleware
9 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Mac OS X
3 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 4 (18.18%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
4 10 (45.45%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
5 7 (31.82%) OOP
6 5 (22.73%) Line Management
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Analytics
6 5 (22.73%) User Stories
6 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (22.73%) Coaching
7 4 (18.18%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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