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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 61 143 88
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 204 72 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.29% 1.48% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 1.53% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 143 64 70
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
4574 4720 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.21% 96.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3661 3762 2587
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 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +71 163 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Huddersfield - 10 £37,000 - 1
Bradford - 9 £45,000 - 1
Wetherby - 7 £27,500 -
Keighley - 2 £25,000 -
Halifax -8 1 - -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 278 (90.26%) Software Engineering
2 192 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (48.70%) C#
3 150 (48.70%) Java
4 144 (46.75%) SQL
5 126 (40.91%) .NET
6 99 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 81 (26.30%) HTML
8 78 (25.32%) SQL Server
8 78 (25.32%) SDLC
9 73 (23.70%) OO
10 70 (22.73%) TDD
11 64 (20.78%) C++
11 64 (20.78%) WPF
12 61 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (19.48%) Degree
14 58 (18.83%) JavaScript
15 50 (16.23%) Oracle
15 50 (16.23%) Retail
16 49 (15.91%) Scrum
16 49 (15.91%) Linux
16 49 (15.91%) HTML5
17 48 (15.58%) PHP
17 48 (15.58%) WinForms
18 46 (14.94%) NHS
18 46 (14.94%) Pharmaceutical
19 45 (14.61%) Finance
20 39 (12.66%) J2EE
20 39 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
21 36 (11.69%) Integration Testing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (3.57%) Node.js
2 10 (3.25%) Apache Pig
2 10 (3.25%) Apache
3 7 (2.27%) SAS
4 3 (0.97%) CMS
4 3 (0.97%) IIS
4 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.65%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.32%) CICS
6 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) MS Office
2 2 (0.65%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) GitHub
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.60%) Internet
2 6 (1.95%) RFID
3 1 (0.32%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) DVB
3 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.39%) MySQL
3 20 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 18 (5.84%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.19%) Hadoop
6 15 (4.87%) CouchDB
7 10 (3.25%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.27%) Riak
9 4 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (8.12%) NUnit
2 24 (7.79%) MSTest
3 20 (6.49%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.84%) Visual Studio
5 12 (3.90%) Subversion
6 9 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.60%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.30%) JUnit
9 3 (0.97%) Hudson
9 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.97%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.65%) Selenium
10 2 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
11 1 (0.32%) MorphX
11 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.32%) Behat
General
1 50 (16.23%) Retail
2 46 (14.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 45 (14.61%) Finance
4 7 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Games
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (40.91%) .NET
2 99 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 81 (26.30%) HTML
4 64 (20.78%) WPF
5 49 (15.91%) HTML5
6 48 (15.58%) WinForms
7 39 (12.66%) J2EE
8 35 (11.36%) Spring
8 35 (11.36%) Java EE
8 35 (11.36%) Apache Flex
9 31 (10.06%) .NET Framework
10 30 (9.74%) XML
11 26 (8.44%) Hibernate
12 25 (8.12%) WCF
12 25 (8.12%) Web Services
13 22 (7.14%) CSS
13 22 (7.14%) Middleware
13 22 (7.14%) jQuery
14 21 (6.82%) RESTful
15 18 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.94%) NHS
2 39 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.17%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.60%) DTV
6 8 (2.60%) RIA
7 7 (2.27%) STB
7 7 (2.27%) W3C
8 6 (1.95%) Biometrics
8 6 (1.95%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.65%) Blog
9 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.65%) iPhone
9 2 (0.65%) User Experience
10 1 (0.32%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.91%) Linux
2 25 (8.12%) Android
3 23 (7.47%) Apple iOS
4 22 (7.14%) UNIX
5 17 (5.52%) Windows
6 8 (2.60%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.65%) CentOS
8 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.32%) zOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (90.26%) Software Engineering
2 192 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (25.32%) SDLC
4 73 (23.70%) OO
5 70 (22.73%) TDD
6 61 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (15.91%) Scrum
8 36 (11.69%) Integration Testing
9 35 (11.36%) Agile Testing
10 30 (9.74%) Unit Testing
11 29 (9.42%) Mentoring
12 28 (9.09%) Multithreading
12 28 (9.09%) BDD
13 26 (8.44%) Test Automation
14 25 (8.12%) Open Source
14 25 (8.12%) Coaching
15 24 (7.79%) Automated Testing
16 22 (7.14%) Software Testing
16 22 (7.14%) Load Testing
17 20 (6.49%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 150 (48.70%) C#
1 150 (48.70%) Java
2 144 (46.75%) SQL
3 64 (20.78%) C++
4 58 (18.83%) JavaScript
5 48 (15.58%) PHP
6 27 (8.77%) C
7 23 (7.47%) Python
8 18 (5.84%) Perl
9 10 (3.25%) Ruby
9 10 (3.25%) Scala
10 9 (2.92%) Groovy
11 8 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 7 (2.27%) VB6
12 7 (2.27%) R
12 7 (2.27%) COBOL
12 7 (2.27%) JCL
12 7 (2.27%) VB
12 7 (2.27%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (19.48%) Degree
2 15 (4.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Firmware
1 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.65%) Graphite
2 2 (0.65%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 50 (16.23%) Oracle
2 13 (4.22%) Xamarin
3 9 (2.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.65%) Splunk
5 1 (0.32%) Sybase
5 1 (0.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.32%) Apple
5 1 (0.32%) VMware
5 1 (0.32%) Google
5 1 (0.32%) Atmel
5 1 (0.32%) EMC
5 1 (0.32%) NetApp
5 1 (0.32%) Borland
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 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 £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £29000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £36,000 - £56,000 per year
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