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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 137 134 101
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 72 76 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.53% 1.78% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.86% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 65 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
4574 4090 3879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.09% 95.54% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 3239 3268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 62 £40,000 - 9
Bradford -10 9 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 148 (94.27%) Software Engineering
2 87 (55.41%) C#
3 86 (54.78%) .NET
4 76 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (43.95%) SQL Server
6 66 (42.04%) ASP.NET
7 60 (38.22%) WPF
8 57 (36.31%) Java
9 54 (34.39%) SQL
10 50 (31.85%) OO
11 43 (27.39%) Degree
12 42 (26.75%) HTML
12 42 (26.75%) Oracle
13 38 (24.20%) MVC
14 32 (20.38%) JavaScript
14 32 (20.38%) .NET Framework
14 32 (20.38%) Silverlight
15 31 (19.75%) Enterprise Software
16 29 (18.47%) TDD
17 26 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (15.92%) CSS
18 25 (15.92%) Android
19 24 (15.29%) Java EE
20 23 (14.65%) XML
20 23 (14.65%) Linux
21 22 (14.01%) Hibernate
21 22 (14.01%) WinForms
21 22 (14.01%) Spring
21 22 (14.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 21 (13.38%) WCF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (5.73%) Apache
2 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.91%) Node.js
3 1 (0.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) nginx
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.18%) Force.com
1 5 (3.18%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) Route 53
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.10%) DVB
2 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.27%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) DHCP
3 1 (0.64%) DNS
3 1 (0.64%) SSL
3 1 (0.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.64%) Big Data
3 9 (5.73%) MySQL
4 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.27%) Redis
6 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.64%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (8.28%) ReSharper
2 12 (7.64%) Moq
2 12 (7.64%) SoapUI
3 8 (5.10%) SpecFlow
3 8 (5.10%) FitNesse
4 7 (4.46%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.46%) Subversion
5 6 (3.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.91%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.91%) Selenium
7 3 (1.91%) JUnit
8 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.64%) MorphX
9 1 (0.64%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (7.64%) Pharmaceutical
1 12 (7.64%) Retail
2 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.46%) Finance
3 2 (1.27%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Law
4 1 (0.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (54.78%) .NET
2 66 (42.04%) ASP.NET
3 60 (38.22%) WPF
4 42 (26.75%) HTML
5 32 (20.38%) .NET Framework
5 32 (20.38%) Silverlight
6 26 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (15.92%) CSS
8 24 (15.29%) Java EE
9 23 (14.65%) XML
10 22 (14.01%) Hibernate
10 22 (14.01%) WinForms
10 22 (14.01%) Spring
10 22 (14.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 21 (13.38%) WCF
12 16 (10.19%) HTML5
13 14 (8.92%) REST
14 13 (8.28%) Spring MVC
14 13 (8.28%) Web Services
15 9 (5.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.75%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.10%) DTV
3 8 (5.10%) STB
4 5 (3.18%) Open Source
5 4 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.91%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.91%) User Experience
7 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.92%) Android
2 23 (14.65%) Linux
3 12 (7.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.91%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.27%) Windows
6 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (94.27%) Software Engineering
2 76 (48.41%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (31.85%) OO
4 38 (24.20%) MVC
5 29 (18.47%) TDD
6 21 (13.38%) Multithreading
6 21 (13.38%) Android Development
7 20 (12.74%) BDD
8 17 (10.83%) OOP
9 16 (10.19%) UML
9 16 (10.19%) Software Testing
10 15 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (9.55%) Automated Testing
10 15 (9.55%) Agile Testing
11 13 (8.28%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (7.64%) Analytics
13 10 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.37%) Coaching
14 9 (5.73%) Line Management
15 8 (5.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (55.41%) C#
2 57 (36.31%) Java
3 54 (34.39%) SQL
4 32 (20.38%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.10%) PHP
6 14 (8.92%) C++
7 9 (5.73%) C
7 9 (5.73%) Embedded C
8 8 (5.10%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.82%) PHP5
10 4 (2.55%) Python
11 2 (1.27%) VB
11 2 (1.27%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.27%) VB6
12 1 (0.64%) Ruby
12 1 (0.64%) X++
12 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.64%) Erlang
12 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (27.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.91%) ISEB
2 3 (1.91%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.64%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) MOM
1 1 (0.64%) Puppet
1 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.64%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (26.75%) Oracle
2 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.64%) Apple
4 1 (0.64%) Tableau
4 1 (0.64%) LexisNexis
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