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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 99 113 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 103 98 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.20% 1.96% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.03% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 91 80 99
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
4557 4817 3623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.18% 96.55% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3933 2915
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 £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 +31 97 £40,000 - 6
Wetherby - 2 £30,500 -
Halifax -2 1 £17,000 -57.50%
Bradford -14 1 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 153 (84.07%) Software Engineering
2 99 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (53.30%) C#
4 84 (46.15%) .NET
5 83 (45.60%) SQL
6 77 (42.31%) SQL Server
7 67 (36.81%) OO
8 66 (36.26%) Java
9 62 (34.07%) ASP.NET
10 56 (30.77%) Degree
11 49 (26.92%) WPF
12 39 (21.43%) TDD
13 38 (20.88%) Oracle
14 35 (19.23%) HTML
15 31 (17.03%) WinForms
16 30 (16.48%) C++
17 29 (15.93%) MVC
17 29 (15.93%) HTML5
18 28 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
18 28 (15.38%) XML
19 27 (14.84%) Finance
19 27 (14.84%) Retail
19 27 (14.84%) Concurrent Programming
20 25 (13.74%) Linux
20 25 (13.74%) Agile Testing
20 25 (13.74%) BDD
21 23 (12.64%) Pharmaceutical
21 23 (12.64%) Apple iOS
22 22 (12.09%) Android
23 21 (11.54%) Software Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 4 (2.20%) Node.js
2 3 (1.65%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
3 1 (0.55%) JBoss
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (10.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.40%) Internet
1 8 (4.40%) DVB
2 4 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.65%) DNS
3 3 (1.65%) SSL
3 3 (1.65%) SSH
3 3 (1.65%) DHCP
4 1 (0.55%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.34%) Big Data
3 13 (7.14%) MySQL
4 8 (4.40%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.75%) Riak
7 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.65%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (9.34%) ReSharper
1 17 (9.34%) Moq
1 17 (9.34%) SoapUI
2 12 (6.59%) SpecFlow
2 12 (6.59%) FitNesse
3 10 (5.49%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.95%) NUnit
4 9 (4.95%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.40%) MSTest
6 3 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.10%) Subversion
7 2 (1.10%) JUnit
7 2 (1.10%) MorphX
7 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 27 (14.84%) Finance
1 27 (14.84%) Retail
2 23 (12.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.55%) Law
4 1 (0.55%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (46.15%) .NET
2 62 (34.07%) ASP.NET
3 49 (26.92%) WPF
4 35 (19.23%) HTML
5 31 (17.03%) WinForms
6 29 (15.93%) HTML5
7 28 (15.38%) XML
8 19 (10.44%) WCF
8 19 (10.44%) .NET Framework
9 17 (9.34%) J2EE
9 17 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (9.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (8.24%) Silverlight
11 14 (7.69%) Java EE
11 14 (7.69%) Spring
11 14 (7.69%) Hibernate
12 13 (7.14%) REST
13 12 (6.59%) Gherkin
14 11 (6.04%) CSS
15 10 (5.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (9.34%) Private Cloud
3 12 (6.59%) Open Source
4 9 (4.95%) DTV
4 9 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.40%) STB
6 6 (3.30%) NHS
7 4 (2.20%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.20%) RIA
8 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.65%) User Experience
9 2 (1.10%) iPhone
9 2 (1.10%) Blog
10 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.55%) GIS
10 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.74%) Linux
2 23 (12.64%) Apple iOS
3 22 (12.09%) Android
4 9 (4.95%) UNIX
4 9 (4.95%) Windows
5 7 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (84.07%) Software Engineering
2 99 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (36.81%) OO
4 39 (21.43%) TDD
5 29 (15.93%) MVC
6 27 (14.84%) Concurrent Programming
7 25 (13.74%) BDD
7 25 (13.74%) Agile Testing
8 21 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 21 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 21 (11.54%) Multithreading
9 20 (10.99%) Scrum
10 19 (10.44%) Unit Testing
10 19 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (9.89%) Test Automation
12 17 (9.34%) Analytics
12 17 (9.34%) Mentoring
12 17 (9.34%) Coaching
13 16 (8.79%) Android Development
13 16 (8.79%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.30%) C#
2 83 (45.60%) SQL
3 66 (36.26%) Java
4 30 (16.48%) C++
5 21 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 19 (10.44%) PHP
7 11 (6.04%) C
7 11 (6.04%) Python
8 7 (3.85%) Embedded C
8 7 (3.85%) Embedded C++
9 5 (2.75%) VB
9 5 (2.75%) Ruby
10 3 (1.65%) VB6
11 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.10%) X++
11 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.10%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.55%) Delphi
12 1 (0.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 56 (30.77%) Degree
2 9 (4.95%) ISEB
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 38 (20.88%) Oracle
2 21 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.89%) Apple
4 3 (1.65%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.55%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.55%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) Borland
5 1 (0.55%) Sybase
5 1 (0.55%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Profit Share Bonus!
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + car
Posted: 5 days ago
City, Leeds
Inter-Vention UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Bonus!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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