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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 125 112 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 85 91 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.99% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.09% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 137
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £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
4842 4361 3651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.94% 95.38% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3913 3472 2983
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 0 78 £40,000 - 13
Bradford +5 4 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Halifax -1 1 £40,000 -
Wakefield -13 1 £25,000 -40.47% 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 138 (87.34%) Software Engineering
2 95 (60.13%) .NET
3 92 (58.23%) C#
4 87 (55.06%) SQL Server
5 71 (44.94%) OO
5 71 (44.94%) WPF
6 70 (44.30%) ASP.NET
6 70 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (39.24%) SQL
8 59 (37.34%) Degree
9 48 (30.38%) Oracle
10 45 (28.48%) MVC
11 41 (25.95%) HTML
12 40 (25.32%) Java
13 33 (20.89%) Silverlight
14 31 (19.62%) WinForms
15 30 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (17.72%) JavaScript
17 27 (17.09%) TDD
17 27 (17.09%) BDD
18 26 (16.46%) Android
18 26 (16.46%) WCF
18 26 (16.46%) XML
19 25 (15.82%) .NET Framework
20 24 (15.19%) Multithreading
21 23 (14.56%) Enterprise Software
21 23 (14.56%) Android Development
21 23 (14.56%) Linux
22 22 (13.92%) UML
23 21 (13.29%) CSS

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (3.16%) Apache
2 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.27%) Node.js
3 2 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) nginx
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (11.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Route 53
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) DVB
2 5 (3.16%) Internet
3 4 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.90%) DNS
4 3 (1.90%) DHCP
4 3 (1.90%) SSL
4 3 (1.90%) SSH
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (55.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.76%) Big Data
3 9 (5.70%) MySQL
4 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.16%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.53%) Riak
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.63%) Redis
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.63%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (11.39%) ReSharper
2 17 (10.76%) Moq
2 17 (10.76%) SoapUI
3 12 (7.59%) SpecFlow
3 12 (7.59%) FitNesse
4 7 (4.43%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (3.16%) Subversion
5 5 (3.16%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.27%) Selenium
7 2 (1.27%) JUnit
7 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.63%) Maven
8 1 (0.63%) MorphX
8 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) Hudson
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (12.66%) Retail
2 17 (10.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (8.86%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (60.13%) .NET
2 71 (44.94%) WPF
3 70 (44.30%) ASP.NET
4 41 (25.95%) HTML
5 33 (20.89%) Silverlight
6 31 (19.62%) WinForms
7 30 (18.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (16.46%) WCF
8 26 (16.46%) XML
9 25 (15.82%) .NET Framework
10 21 (13.29%) CSS
10 21 (13.29%) Spring
10 21 (13.29%) Hibernate
10 21 (13.29%) HTML5
11 20 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (12.66%) Java EE
12 19 (12.03%) REST
12 19 (12.03%) Spring MVC
13 12 (7.59%) Gherkin
14 10 (6.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.70%) Open Source
3 8 (5.06%) DTV
3 8 (5.06%) STB
4 5 (3.16%) User Experience
5 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.27%) GIS
8 1 (0.63%) RIA
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.46%) Android
2 23 (14.56%) Linux
3 17 (10.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.53%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.90%) Windows
6 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (87.34%) Software Engineering
2 71 (44.94%) OO
3 70 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (28.48%) MVC
5 27 (17.09%) TDD
5 27 (17.09%) BDD
6 24 (15.19%) Multithreading
7 23 (14.56%) Android Development
8 22 (13.92%) UML
9 20 (12.66%) Agile Testing
9 20 (12.66%) Automated Testing
10 19 (12.03%) OOA/OOD
11 18 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (11.39%) Software Testing
12 17 (10.76%) Analytics
13 12 (7.59%) Scrum
13 12 (7.59%) User Stories
13 12 (7.59%) Line Management
13 12 (7.59%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.23%) C#
2 62 (39.24%) SQL
3 40 (25.32%) Java
4 28 (17.72%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.23%) C++
6 11 (6.96%) PHP
7 10 (6.33%) Python
8 8 (5.06%) C
8 8 (5.06%) Embedded C
8 8 (5.06%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.53%) VB
10 3 (1.90%) Ruby
10 3 (1.90%) PHP5
11 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.27%) VB6
12 1 (0.63%) X++
12 1 (0.63%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 59 (37.34%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) VCP4
3 2 (1.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.43%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) MOM
1 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.63%) Salt
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (30.38%) Oracle
2 20 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.76%) Apple
4 1 (0.63%) LexisNexis
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS18 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 42000-46000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Life Insurance.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
IDPP
Posted: 8 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Full benefits and training
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago