The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 64 111 136
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 132 97 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.78% 2.32% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 2.39% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 121 94 70
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
3419 4067 4360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.02% 97.27% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2966 3438 3588
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +42 111 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Wakefield +6 11 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Castleford - 4 £30,000 -
Halifax +6 2 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Bradford +3 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 235 (94.00%) Software Engineering
2 152 (60.80%) C#
3 140 (56.00%) .NET
4 109 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (43.20%) Java
6 103 (41.20%) SQL Server
7 101 (40.40%) ASP.NET
8 90 (36.00%) SQL
8 90 (36.00%) HTML
9 83 (33.20%) MVC
10 82 (32.80%) OO
11 79 (31.60%) JavaScript
11 79 (31.60%) Finance
12 78 (31.20%) CSS
13 69 (27.60%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (26.80%) Scrum
15 63 (25.20%) jQuery
16 61 (24.40%) WPF
17 56 (22.40%) TDD
18 50 (20.00%) RESTful
19 48 (19.20%) WCF
20 45 (18.00%) Git (software)
21 44 (17.60%) Web Services
22 43 (17.20%) Degree
23 41 (16.40%) C++
24 39 (15.60%) Automated Testing
25 38 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
26 37 (14.80%) .NET Framework
27 34 (13.60%) NoSQL
27 34 (13.60%) AngularJS

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.40%) CMS
1 6 (2.40%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.80%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.40%) GitHub
3 5 (2.00%) SaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.20%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.80%) Bluetooth
2 7 (2.80%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.80%) GPRS
2 7 (2.80%) GSM
2 7 (2.80%) Wireless
2 7 (2.80%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.40%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (41.20%) SQL Server
2 34 (13.60%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.00%) MySQL
4 11 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (2.00%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.20%) SQLite
8 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 45 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.00%) Subversion
3 29 (11.60%) Mercurial
4 26 (10.40%) NUnit
5 25 (10.00%) MSTest
6 13 (5.20%) Selenium
7 12 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.60%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (3.20%) JIRA
9 8 (3.20%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.40%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.40%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.00%) CruiseControl
11 5 (2.00%) EasyMock
11 5 (2.00%) Gradle
11 5 (2.00%) JUnit
11 5 (2.00%) Maven
11 5 (2.00%) Mockito
11 5 (2.00%) TestNG
General
1 79 (31.60%) Finance
2 16 (6.40%) Legal
3 14 (5.60%) Games
4 12 (4.80%) Retail
5 11 (4.40%) Online Betting
6 9 (3.60%) Electronics
6 9 (3.60%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (56.00%) .NET
2 101 (40.40%) ASP.NET
3 90 (36.00%) HTML
4 78 (31.20%) CSS
5 63 (25.20%) jQuery
6 61 (24.40%) WPF
7 50 (20.00%) RESTful
8 48 (19.20%) WCF
9 44 (17.60%) Web Services
10 38 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (14.80%) .NET Framework
12 34 (13.60%) AngularJS
13 33 (13.20%) XML
14 30 (12.00%) XSLT
15 29 (11.60%) Silverlight
16 27 (10.80%) SOAP
17 26 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 25 (10.00%) LINQ
18 25 (10.00%) WF
19 24 (9.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 25 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 16 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.60%) Online Games
4 4 (1.60%) Blog
4 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.60%) User Experience
5 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.80%) Physics
6 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.40%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.40%) Fintech
6 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.40%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.40%) NHS
6 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.40%) Windows
2 10 (4.00%) Linux
3 7 (2.80%) Unix
4 6 (2.40%) Android
5 5 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (94.00%) Software Engineering
2 109 (43.60%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (33.20%) MVC
4 82 (32.80%) OO
5 69 (27.60%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (26.80%) Scrum
7 56 (22.40%) TDD
8 39 (15.60%) Automated Testing
9 34 (13.60%) Pair Programming
10 31 (12.40%) BDD
10 31 (12.40%) DSDM
11 27 (10.80%) Service Delivery
12 26 (10.40%) MVVM
12 26 (10.40%) RUP
12 26 (10.40%) UML
13 25 (10.00%) Use Case
14 23 (9.20%) Web Development
15 17 (6.80%) Kanban
16 14 (5.60%) Open Source
17 12 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 152 (60.80%) C#
2 108 (43.20%) Java
3 90 (36.00%) SQL
4 79 (31.60%) JavaScript
5 41 (16.40%) C++
6 30 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 25 (10.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (4.80%) PHP
9 10 (4.00%) C
10 9 (3.60%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.60%) Python
11 7 (2.80%) Embedded C
11 7 (2.80%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.00%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.80%) Perl
14 1 (0.40%) Delphi
14 1 (0.40%) Ruby
14 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (17.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.80%) QA
2 6 (2.40%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (2.80%) Firmware
2 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.40%) Atmel
2 6 (2.40%) Oracle
3 4 (1.60%) Twitter
4 3 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco
5 1 (0.40%) VMware
5 1 (0.40%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000, 33 days holiday & an array of additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 41,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
BJSS Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive Package + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Excellent + Free SkyQ + loads more!
Posted: 26 days ago