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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 139 144 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 84 73 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.92% 1.50% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.53% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80 70 51
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4220 4758 4286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.59% 98.06% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3555 3912 3343
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +12 73 £55,000 +37.50% 23
Otley - 5 £30,000 - 1
Wakefield - 5 £41,500 -
Bradford -10 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Pudsey - 1 £40,000 - 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 247 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 125 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (48.58%) Java
4 107 (43.32%) JavaScript
5 105 (42.51%) SQL
6 94 (38.06%) .NET
7 92 (37.25%) C#
8 88 (35.63%) HTML
9 75 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (29.55%) C++
11 69 (27.94%) ASP.NET
12 67 (27.13%) Degree
13 66 (26.72%) OO
14 62 (25.10%) Scrum
15 56 (22.67%) Linux
16 53 (21.46%) CSS
16 53 (21.46%) PHP
17 49 (19.84%) WPF
18 47 (19.03%) MySQL
18 47 (19.03%) SQL Server
19 42 (17.00%) Git (software)
19 42 (17.00%) Automated Testing
20 41 (16.60%) Web Services
21 40 (16.19%) XML
21 40 (16.19%) Apache
21 40 (16.19%) LAMP
21 40 (16.19%) TDD
21 40 (16.19%) RESTful
22 39 (15.79%) Node.js
23 36 (14.57%) MongoDB

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 40 (16.19%) Apache
2 39 (15.79%) Node.js
3 5 (2.02%) OpenEdge
3 5 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.62%) CMS
4 4 (1.62%) Drupal
5 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.81%) CICS
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.48%) Internet
2 10 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.43%) 3G
3 6 (2.43%) Bluetooth
3 6 (2.43%) Ethernet
3 6 (2.43%) GPRS
3 6 (2.43%) GSM
3 6 (2.43%) Wireless
3 6 (2.43%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.21%) HTTP
4 3 (1.21%) SSL
5 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.40%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.03%) MySQL
1 47 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.57%) MongoDB
3 33 (13.36%) NoSQL
4 26 (10.53%) Redis
5 7 (2.83%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.43%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.21%) Big Data
7 3 (1.21%) RavenDB
7 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.81%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 42 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.77%) NUnit
2 34 (13.77%) Subversion
3 31 (12.55%) Mercurial
3 31 (12.55%) MSTest
4 16 (6.48%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.83%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (2.43%) Maven
7 5 (2.02%) JUnit
8 4 (1.62%) Bower
8 4 (1.62%) Grunt
8 4 (1.62%) JMeter
8 4 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.21%) Appium
9 3 (1.21%) Calabash
9 3 (1.21%) Gatling
9 3 (1.21%) Moq
9 3 (1.21%) NuGet
9 3 (1.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (14.57%) Finance
2 18 (7.29%) Retail
3 15 (6.07%) Games
4 14 (5.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.83%) Electronics
6 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.62%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.62%) Automotive
7 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.21%) Banking
9 2 (0.81%) Marketing
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (38.06%) .NET
2 88 (35.63%) HTML
3 69 (27.94%) ASP.NET
4 53 (21.46%) CSS
5 49 (19.84%) WPF
6 41 (16.60%) Web Services
7 40 (16.19%) LAMP
7 40 (16.19%) RESTful
7 40 (16.19%) XML
8 36 (14.57%) jQuery
9 31 (12.55%) Silverlight
9 31 (12.55%) WCF
10 27 (10.93%) SOAP
11 26 (10.53%) HTML5
11 26 (10.53%) LINQ
11 26 (10.53%) Spring
11 26 (10.53%) WF
11 26 (10.53%) XSLT
12 22 (8.91%) J2EE
13 20 (8.10%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.53%) Algorithms
1 26 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 15 (6.07%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.67%) NHS
4 12 (4.86%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.83%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.43%) User Experience
7 4 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.21%) Blog
8 3 (1.21%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.21%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.21%) W3C
9 2 (0.81%) DTV
9 2 (0.81%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.81%) RIA
9 2 (0.81%) STB
9 2 (0.81%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.67%) Linux
2 15 (6.07%) Android
3 12 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.05%) Windows
5 6 (2.43%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.81%) zOS
7 1 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 125 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (26.72%) OO
5 62 (25.10%) Scrum
6 42 (17.00%) Automated Testing
7 40 (16.19%) TDD
8 30 (12.15%) UML
9 29 (11.74%) E-Commerce
9 29 (11.74%) MVC
10 26 (10.53%) DSDM
10 26 (10.53%) MVVM
10 26 (10.53%) RUP
10 26 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 26 (10.53%) Use Case
11 21 (8.50%) High Availability
12 18 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (7.29%) SDLC
13 17 (6.88%) DevOps
14 14 (5.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 120 (48.58%) Java
2 107 (43.32%) JavaScript
3 105 (42.51%) SQL
4 92 (37.25%) C#
5 73 (29.55%) C++
6 53 (21.46%) PHP
7 29 (11.74%) PL/SQL
8 28 (11.34%) T-SQL
9 25 (10.12%) C
10 21 (8.50%) Python
11 14 (5.67%) Perl
12 9 (3.64%) VB
13 8 (3.24%) Embedded C
14 7 (2.83%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.02%) Progress 4GL
15 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.02%) VB6
16 4 (1.62%) Scala
17 3 (1.21%) Ruby
18 2 (0.81%) Lua
Qualifications
1 67 (27.13%) Degree
2 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (3.64%) Firmware
2 3 (1.21%) KVM
2 3 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.43%) Puppet
2 3 (1.21%) Ansible
2 3 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (6.88%) Microsoft
1 17 (6.88%) Oracle
2 6 (2.43%) Atmel
3 5 (2.02%) Progress
3 5 (2.02%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.21%) NetApp
4 3 (1.21%) VMware
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe
5 1 (0.40%) Apple
5 1 (0.40%) Facebook
5 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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