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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 128 131 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 80 71 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.71% 1.64% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.72% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4554 4129 3871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.39% 95.18% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3757 3243 3250
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 £22,500 £25,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +16 68 £40,000 - 3
Bradford +4 9 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Wakefield - 1 £25,000 - 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 147 (91.88%) Software Engineering
2 96 (60.00%) .NET
3 94 (58.75%) C#
4 82 (51.25%) SQL Server
5 74 (46.25%) ASP.NET
5 74 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (45.00%) WPF
7 59 (36.88%) OO
8 58 (36.25%) SQL
9 50 (31.25%) Java
9 50 (31.25%) Degree
10 47 (29.38%) Oracle
11 46 (28.75%) MVC
12 42 (26.25%) HTML
13 37 (23.13%) Silverlight
14 33 (20.63%) .NET Framework
14 33 (20.63%) Enterprise Software
15 31 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (18.13%) Android
17 27 (16.88%) TDD
17 27 (16.88%) JavaScript
18 26 (16.25%) Hibernate
18 26 (16.25%) Java EE
18 26 (16.25%) Spring
18 26 (16.25%) BDD
19 25 (15.63%) Multithreading
19 25 (15.63%) Android Development
19 25 (15.63%) WinForms
20 24 (15.00%) XML
20 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 6 (3.75%) Apache
2 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) nginx
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (11.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) SaaS
1 4 (2.50%) Force.com
1 4 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) DVB
2 4 (2.50%) Internet
2 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.88%) SSH
3 3 (1.88%) DNS
3 3 (1.88%) DHCP
3 3 (1.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (51.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.63%) Big Data
3 8 (5.00%) MySQL
4 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.63%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Redis
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (11.25%) ReSharper
2 17 (10.63%) SoapUI
2 17 (10.63%) Moq
3 12 (7.50%) SpecFlow
3 12 (7.50%) FitNesse
4 6 (3.75%) Subversion
5 5 (3.13%) JUnit
5 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.88%) Selenium
7 3 (1.88%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.63%) MorphX
9 1 (0.63%) Maven
9 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (10.63%) Pharmaceutical
1 17 (10.63%) Retail
2 6 (3.75%) Finance
3 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (60.00%) .NET
2 74 (46.25%) ASP.NET
3 72 (45.00%) WPF
4 42 (26.25%) HTML
5 37 (23.13%) Silverlight
6 33 (20.63%) .NET Framework
7 31 (19.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (16.25%) Hibernate
8 26 (16.25%) Java EE
8 26 (16.25%) Spring
9 25 (15.63%) WinForms
10 24 (15.00%) XML
10 24 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (14.38%) CSS
12 22 (13.75%) WCF
13 20 (12.50%) HTML5
14 16 (10.00%) REST
14 16 (10.00%) Spring MVC
15 13 (8.13%) Web Services
16 12 (7.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.63%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.00%) STB
3 8 (5.00%) DTV
4 5 (3.13%) Open Source
4 5 (3.13%) User Experience
5 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.25%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.13%) Android
2 20 (12.50%) Linux
3 17 (10.63%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.25%) Windows
5 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (91.88%) Software Engineering
2 74 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (36.88%) OO
4 46 (28.75%) MVC
5 27 (16.88%) TDD
6 26 (16.25%) BDD
7 25 (15.63%) Multithreading
7 25 (15.63%) Android Development
8 21 (13.13%) Software Testing
9 20 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 20 (12.50%) Agile Testing
10 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (11.25%) UML
11 17 (10.63%) Analytics
12 16 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (8.13%) OOP
13 13 (8.13%) Line Management
13 13 (8.13%) Coaching
14 12 (7.50%) User Stories
15 11 (6.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 94 (58.75%) C#
2 58 (36.25%) SQL
3 50 (31.25%) Java
4 27 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.13%) PHP
6 11 (6.88%) C++
7 8 (5.00%) C
7 8 (5.00%) Embedded C
7 8 (5.00%) Embedded C++
8 5 (3.13%) Python
8 5 (3.13%) PHP5
9 3 (1.88%) VB
10 2 (1.25%) Ruby
11 1 (0.63%) X++
11 1 (0.63%) VB6
11 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.63%) Erlang
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.88%) ISEB
2 3 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.63%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) MOM
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
1 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (29.38%) Oracle
2 19 (11.88%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.63%) Apple
4 1 (0.63%) Tableau
4 1 (0.63%) LexisNexis
Leeds
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 45000-54000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago