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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 183 199 162
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.48% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 7
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
4378 4993 3480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.97% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 4101 2764
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 +19 20 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Senior Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) HTML
3 19 (61.29%) HTML5
4 17 (54.84%) Mentoring
5 15 (48.39%) .NET
6 14 (45.16%) PHP
6 14 (45.16%) C#
6 14 (45.16%) TDD
7 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
7 13 (41.94%) XML
8 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (35.48%) WPF
10 10 (32.26%) Retail
10 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
10 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
10 10 (32.26%) OO
10 10 (32.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (32.26%) Coaching
10 10 (32.26%) Agile Testing
11 9 (29.03%) Linux
11 9 (29.03%) OOP
11 9 (29.03%) CSS
11 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 9 (29.03%) Scrum
12 7 (22.58%) JSON
12 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
12 7 (22.58%) Kanban
12 7 (22.58%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 7 (22.58%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) Big Data
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
2 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
2 5 (16.13%) Moq
2 5 (16.13%) ReSharper
2 5 (16.13%) FitNesse
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (32.26%) Retail
1 10 (32.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) HTML
1 19 (61.29%) HTML5
2 15 (48.39%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) XML
4 11 (35.48%) WPF
5 9 (29.03%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) JSON
6 7 (22.58%) CSS3
7 5 (16.13%) Gherkin
7 5 (16.13%) Apache Flex
8 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 2 (6.45%) jQuery
10 1 (3.23%) Qt
10 1 (3.23%) GStreamer
10 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.23%) WCF
10 1 (3.23%) Middleware
10 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Private Cloud
1 5 (16.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) STB
2 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Mac OS X
3 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) Mentoring
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (32.26%) Software Testing
6 10 (32.26%) OO
6 10 (32.26%) Coaching
6 10 (32.26%) Agile Testing
7 9 (29.03%) OOP
7 9 (29.03%) Scrum
8 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Kanban
8 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 7 (22.58%) BDD
8 7 (22.58%) Open Source
9 5 (16.13%) Analytics
9 5 (16.13%) People Management
9 5 (16.13%) User Stories
9 5 (16.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) PHP
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) C++
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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