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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 131 106 66
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 88 101 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.73% 2.06% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.15% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 74 130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £32,750 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £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
4952 4693 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.54% 95.56% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3965 3786 2992
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 £26,000 £23,500 £23,500
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 26 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 26 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 -8 81 £40,000 - 16
Wetherby - 2 £30,500 -
Bradford -1 1 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Halifax -6 1 £40,000 -
Wakefield -12 1 £25,000 -40.47% 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 137 (85.63%) Software Engineering
2 88 (55.00%) C#
3 85 (53.13%) .NET
4 80 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 76 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (43.75%) OO
7 65 (40.63%) ASP.NET
8 63 (39.38%) SQL
9 60 (37.50%) WPF
10 58 (36.25%) Degree
11 49 (30.63%) Java
12 43 (26.88%) Oracle
13 40 (25.00%) MVC
14 34 (21.25%) HTML
15 31 (19.38%) WinForms
16 30 (18.75%) TDD
17 25 (15.63%) XML
17 25 (15.63%) Linux
17 25 (15.63%) Silverlight
17 25 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
17 25 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
18 24 (15.00%) BDD
19 23 (14.38%) WCF
19 23 (14.38%) Multithreading
20 22 (13.75%) JavaScript
21 21 (13.13%) Retail
21 21 (13.13%) Android
21 21 (13.13%) HTML5
22 20 (12.50%) C++
22 20 (12.50%) UML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.88%) Apache
3 2 (1.25%) Node.js
3 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.63%) nginx
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (11.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.25%) GitHub
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.63%) Route 53
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) DVB
2 6 (3.75%) Internet
3 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.88%) DNS
4 3 (1.88%) SSL
4 3 (1.88%) DHCP
4 3 (1.88%) SSH
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.63%) Big Data
3 9 (5.63%) MySQL
4 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.13%) Riak
7 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) Redis
9 1 (0.63%) SimpleDB
9 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) ReSharper
1 17 (10.63%) Moq
1 17 (10.63%) SoapUI
2 12 (7.50%) SpecFlow
2 12 (7.50%) FitNesse
3 7 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.88%) NUnit
5 3 (1.88%) Subversion
5 3 (1.88%) MSTest
6 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.25%) JUnit
6 2 (1.25%) MorphX
6 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.63%) Hudson
General
1 21 (13.13%) Retail
2 18 (11.25%) Finance
3 17 (10.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (53.13%) .NET
2 65 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 60 (37.50%) WPF
4 34 (21.25%) HTML
5 31 (19.38%) WinForms
6 25 (15.63%) XML
6 25 (15.63%) Silverlight
6 25 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (14.38%) WCF
8 21 (13.13%) HTML5
9 20 (12.50%) .NET Framework
10 19 (11.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (11.25%) Hibernate
11 18 (11.25%) Spring
12 17 (10.63%) Java EE
13 16 (10.00%) Spring MVC
13 16 (10.00%) REST
14 14 (8.75%) CSS
15 12 (7.50%) Gherkin
16 10 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.63%) Open Source
2 9 (5.63%) DTV
2 9 (5.63%) STB
3 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.13%) User Experience
4 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.25%) Blog
6 2 (1.25%) RIA
6 2 (1.25%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.63%) Linux
2 21 (13.13%) Android
3 17 (10.63%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.75%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.50%) UNIX
6 3 (1.88%) Windows
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (85.63%) Software Engineering
2 76 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (43.75%) OO
4 40 (25.00%) MVC
5 30 (18.75%) TDD
6 24 (15.00%) BDD
7 23 (14.38%) Multithreading
8 20 (12.50%) UML
9 19 (11.88%) Automated Testing
9 19 (11.88%) Agile Testing
9 19 (11.88%) Android Development
10 18 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (10.63%) Software Testing
11 17 (10.63%) Analytics
12 16 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (8.75%) Line Management
14 12 (7.50%) Mentoring
14 12 (7.50%) Coaching
14 12 (7.50%) User Stories
14 12 (7.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 88 (55.00%) C#
2 63 (39.38%) SQL
3 49 (30.63%) Java
4 22 (13.75%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.50%) C++
6 12 (7.50%) PHP
6 12 (7.50%) Python
7 9 (5.63%) C
8 8 (5.00%) Embedded C
8 8 (5.00%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.13%) Ruby
10 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.88%) VB
11 2 (1.25%) X++
12 1 (0.63%) PHP5
12 1 (0.63%) Erlang
12 1 (0.63%) VB6
12 1 (0.63%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 58 (36.25%) Degree
2 4 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (10.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) MOM
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.63%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (26.88%) Oracle
2 20 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.63%) Apple
4 1 (0.63%) LexisNexis
4 1 (0.63%) Borland
Wakefield
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + car
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Boston Spa, Leeds or St Pancras, London
British Library
Salary: Boston Spa £28,450 - £33,041; St Pancras £31,858 - £36,087
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
British Library
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-47500 Per Annum
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
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS18 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago