The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 140 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 68 88 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.42% 2.50% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.66% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4656 3309 3296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 94.09% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3703 2559 2723
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -34 60 £40,000 - 13
Halifax -7 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 144 (80.90%) Software Engineering
2 72 (40.45%) C#
3 65 (36.52%) .NET
4 47 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (24.16%) OO
6 42 (23.60%) Java
7 40 (22.47%) SOAP
8 39 (21.91%) JavaScript
8 39 (21.91%) HTML
9 38 (21.35%) Degree
10 37 (20.79%) SQL
10 37 (20.79%) Web Services
11 35 (19.66%) Automated Testing
12 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET
13 32 (17.98%) OOP
14 30 (16.85%) XML
15 29 (16.29%) SQL Server
15 29 (16.29%) Computer Science
15 29 (16.29%) Enterprise Software
16 28 (15.73%) Test Management
17 26 (14.61%) Apache
18 23 (12.92%) VB
18 23 (12.92%) Multithreading
19 22 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
19 22 (12.36%) Data Transformation
20 21 (11.80%) Agile Testing
20 21 (11.80%) E-Commerce
21 20 (11.24%) MapReduce
21 20 (11.24%) Apache Hive
21 20 (11.24%) Hadoop

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 26 (14.61%) Apache
2 4 (2.25%) Node.js
3 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.69%) CICS
3 3 (1.69%) OpenEdge
3 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) Drupal
5 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
1 1 (0.56%) Force.com
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) DVB
2 2 (1.12%) Intranet
2 2 (1.12%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.24%) Apache Hive
2 20 (11.24%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.25%) MySQL
4 4 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.69%) Redis
5 3 (1.69%) Riak
6 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) HBase
6 2 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.49%) JUnit
4 6 (3.37%) Selenium
5 5 (2.81%) MorphX
6 4 (2.25%) NUnit
6 4 (2.25%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.69%) Maven
7 3 (1.69%) Subversion
7 3 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.12%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.12%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.12%) Moq
8 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.56%) Introscope
General
1 19 (10.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.43%) Games
3 9 (5.06%) Electronics
4 5 (2.81%) Legal
5 4 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (36.52%) .NET
2 40 (22.47%) SOAP
3 39 (21.91%) HTML
4 37 (20.79%) Web Services
5 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET
6 30 (16.85%) XML
7 22 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (11.24%) MapReduce
9 19 (10.67%) Spring
9 19 (10.67%) Hibernate
10 17 (9.55%) Java EE
11 15 (8.43%) WinForms
11 15 (8.43%) CSS
12 14 (7.87%) WPF
13 12 (6.74%) WCF
13 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 10 (5.62%) Silverlight
15 7 (3.93%) J2EE
16 6 (3.37%) LAMP
16 6 (3.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.29%) Computer Science
1 29 (16.29%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.37%) DTV
3 6 (3.37%) MPEG
3 6 (3.37%) NHS
3 6 (3.37%) Open Source
4 5 (2.81%) STB
5 4 (2.25%) Firmware
5 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.25%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.69%) W3C
6 3 (1.69%) GIS
6 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.43%) Linux
2 9 (5.06%) Windows
3 7 (3.93%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.25%) UNIX
4 4 (2.25%) Android
4 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.69%) zOS
5 3 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (80.90%) Software Engineering
2 47 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (24.16%) OO
4 35 (19.66%) Automated Testing
5 32 (17.98%) OOP
6 28 (15.73%) Test Management
7 23 (12.92%) Multithreading
8 22 (12.36%) Data Transformation
9 21 (11.80%) Agile Testing
9 21 (11.80%) E-Commerce
10 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.30%) MVC
12 12 (6.74%) Project Management
12 12 (6.74%) Software Testing
13 11 (6.18%) TDD
14 8 (4.49%) Test Automation
15 7 (3.93%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (3.37%) Scrum
16 6 (3.37%) Unit Testing
17 5 (2.81%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (40.45%) C#
2 42 (23.60%) Java
3 39 (21.91%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.79%) SQL
5 23 (12.92%) VB
6 17 (9.55%) C++
7 12 (6.74%) VB6
8 11 (6.18%) C
9 9 (5.06%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.93%) Python
11 6 (3.37%) X++
12 5 (2.81%) Scala
12 5 (2.81%) Groovy
12 5 (2.81%) Ruby
12 5 (2.81%) Perl
12 5 (2.81%) PHP
13 4 (2.25%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.69%) PHP5
14 3 (1.69%) Progress 4GL
14 3 (1.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 38 (21.35%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Vagrant
1 3 (1.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.56%) OpenView
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle
3 4 (2.25%) Typemock
3 4 (2.25%) Red Gate
4 3 (1.69%) Progress
5 2 (1.12%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.56%) Zend
6 1 (0.56%) BMC
6 1 (0.56%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salary range+bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £4000000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Competitive + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago