The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 134 99 112
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 84 84 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 2.27% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.39% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 68
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
4940 3514 3661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.90% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 2806 3067
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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 Software Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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 -13 74 £40,000 - 13
Halifax 0 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Bradford -28 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Huddersfield - 2 £50,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £22,500 - 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 154 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 94 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (49.70%) C#
4 74 (44.85%) .NET
5 60 (36.36%) Java
6 49 (29.70%) SQL
7 45 (27.27%) OO
7 45 (27.27%) Degree
8 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
9 39 (23.64%) ASP.NET
10 38 (23.03%) HTML
10 38 (23.03%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (21.82%) JavaScript
12 34 (20.61%) Computer Science
13 33 (20.00%) Web Services
14 32 (19.39%) OOP
15 27 (16.36%) XML
15 27 (16.36%) Apache
16 26 (15.76%) WPF
17 24 (14.55%) Spring
17 24 (14.55%) Hibernate
18 23 (13.94%) TDD
18 23 (13.94%) Oracle
18 23 (13.94%) Java EE
19 22 (13.33%) Silverlight
20 21 (12.73%) .NET Framework
20 21 (12.73%) CSS
20 21 (12.73%) MVC
21 20 (12.12%) Multithreading
21 20 (12.12%) Data Transformation

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (16.36%) Apache
2 6 (3.64%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.82%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.82%) CICS
4 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.21%) Node.js
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.03%) Force.com
1 5 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) HTTP
1 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.91%) Hadoop
2 18 (10.91%) Apache Hive
3 7 (4.24%) MySQL
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.82%) Riak
6 2 (1.21%) Big Data
6 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.21%) HBase
7 1 (0.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.67%) JUnit
3 9 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (3.03%) Subversion
6 4 (2.42%) NUnit
6 4 (2.42%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.82%) Maven
8 2 (1.21%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.21%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.21%) Selenium
8 2 (1.21%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.21%) Moq
9 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.61%) Introscope
General
1 17 (10.30%) Finance
2 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.82%) Electronics
4 2 (1.21%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (44.85%) .NET
2 39 (23.64%) ASP.NET
3 38 (23.03%) HTML
4 33 (20.00%) Web Services
5 27 (16.36%) XML
6 26 (15.76%) WPF
7 24 (14.55%) Hibernate
7 24 (14.55%) Spring
8 23 (13.94%) Java EE
9 22 (13.33%) Silverlight
10 21 (12.73%) .NET Framework
10 21 (12.73%) CSS
11 19 (11.52%) WinForms
11 19 (11.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (9.09%) WCF
13 14 (8.48%) SOAP
14 10 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (5.45%) J2EE
16 7 (4.24%) LAMP
17 6 (3.64%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.03%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (20.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.03%) Firmware
3 5 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.42%) NHS
4 4 (2.42%) DTV
4 4 (2.42%) Open Source
5 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.82%) GIS
5 3 (1.82%) W3C
6 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.09%) Linux
2 13 (7.88%) Android
3 7 (4.24%) Windows
4 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.82%) Solaris
5 3 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.82%) zOS
5 3 (1.82%) UNIX
6 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 94 (56.97%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.27%) OO
4 32 (19.39%) OOP
5 23 (13.94%) TDD
6 21 (12.73%) MVC
7 20 (12.12%) Multithreading
7 20 (12.12%) Data Transformation
8 18 (10.91%) MapReduce
9 17 (10.30%) Project Management
10 16 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.27%) Automated Testing
13 9 (5.45%) Android Development
14 7 (4.24%) Test Automation
14 7 (4.24%) Unit Testing
14 7 (4.24%) UML
15 6 (3.64%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.64%) BDD
15 6 (3.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 82 (49.70%) C#
2 60 (36.36%) Java
3 49 (29.70%) SQL
4 36 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.30%) PHP
6 9 (5.45%) C++
7 7 (4.24%) VB
7 7 (4.24%) Python
8 6 (3.64%) VB6
8 6 (3.64%) PHP5
9 5 (3.03%) Perl
9 5 (3.03%) Scala
10 3 (1.82%) COBOL
10 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.82%) C
10 3 (1.82%) Groovy
10 3 (1.82%) Ruby
10 3 (1.82%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.61%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 45 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (3.03%) ISEB
3 2 (1.21%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Puppet
1 3 (1.82%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.61%) OpenView
2 1 (0.61%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.61%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 23 (13.94%) Oracle
2 12 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.42%) Typemock
3 4 (2.42%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.21%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.61%) Tableau
5 1 (0.61%) BMC
5 1 (0.61%) Embarcadero
5 1 (0.61%) Progress
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago