The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 87 70 148
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 112 173 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.91% 3.64% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.74% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 108 138 73
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
3761 4624 5076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.79% 97.37% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3184 3690 3975
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -9 92 £45,000 - 18
Wakefield - 11 £38,500 - 1
Wetherby 0 5 £35,000 +27.27%
Halifax -14 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Castleford - 4 £32,000 - 1
Huddersfield +10 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 207 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 134 (62.04%) .NET
3 131 (60.65%) C#
4 99 (45.83%) SQL
5 95 (43.98%) HTML
6 94 (43.52%) ASP.NET
7 92 (42.59%) JavaScript
8 89 (41.20%) Java
9 81 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (37.04%) OO
11 78 (36.11%) CSS
12 70 (32.41%) MVC
13 69 (31.94%) jQuery
14 67 (31.02%) SQL Server
15 64 (29.63%) Finance
16 60 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
17 59 (27.31%) Scrum
18 53 (24.54%) WPF
19 43 (19.91%) Web Services
20 42 (19.44%) WCF
20 42 (19.44%) RESTful
21 40 (18.52%) TDD
22 39 (18.06%) .NET Framework
23 38 (17.59%) C++
24 36 (16.67%) Degree
25 35 (16.20%) XML
26 32 (14.81%) SOAP
26 32 (14.81%) Git (software)
27 29 (13.43%) XSLT
27 29 (13.43%) Automated Testing

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.70%) OpenEdge
2 4 (1.85%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.39%) CMS
3 3 (1.39%) IIS
3 3 (1.39%) WordPress
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.39%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.39%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) Internet
1 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (31.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.17%) MySQL
4 7 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (1.85%) CouchDB
5 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.39%) SQLite
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.93%) DataStage
7 2 (0.93%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.93%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) Big Data
8 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.50%) NUnit
3 26 (12.04%) Mercurial
3 26 (12.04%) MSTest
3 26 (12.04%) Subversion
4 16 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.31%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.31%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.31%) Selenium
7 4 (1.85%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.85%) EasyMock
7 4 (1.85%) Gradle
7 4 (1.85%) JUnit
7 4 (1.85%) Maven
7 4 (1.85%) Mockito
7 4 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.85%) TestNG
8 3 (1.39%) Grunt
8 3 (1.39%) NuGet
General
1 64 (29.63%) Finance
2 13 (6.02%) Legal
3 10 (4.63%) Retail
4 7 (3.24%) Games
4 7 (3.24%) Online Betting
5 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (62.04%) .NET
2 95 (43.98%) HTML
3 94 (43.52%) ASP.NET
4 78 (36.11%) CSS
5 69 (31.94%) jQuery
6 53 (24.54%) WPF
7 43 (19.91%) Web Services
8 42 (19.44%) RESTful
8 42 (19.44%) WCF
9 39 (18.06%) .NET Framework
10 35 (16.20%) XML
11 32 (14.81%) SOAP
12 29 (13.43%) XSLT
13 28 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 28 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 27 (12.50%) Silverlight
15 26 (12.04%) LINQ
15 26 (12.04%) WF
16 18 (8.33%) HTML5
16 18 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.04%) Algorithms
1 26 (12.04%) Data Structures
2 16 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.48%) User Experience
4 8 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.24%) Online Games
6 6 (2.78%) e-Learning
7 5 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.39%) Blog
8 3 (1.39%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.39%) iPad
9 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
10 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.17%) Android
1 9 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 9 (4.17%) Linux
1 9 (4.17%) Windows
2 7 (3.24%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 81 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (37.04%) OO
4 70 (32.41%) MVC
5 60 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (27.31%) Scrum
7 40 (18.52%) TDD
8 29 (13.43%) Automated Testing
9 27 (12.50%) MVVM
9 27 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 26 (12.04%) DSDM
10 26 (12.04%) RUP
10 26 (12.04%) UML
10 26 (12.04%) Use Case
11 22 (10.19%) BDD
12 17 (7.87%) Pair Programming
12 17 (7.87%) Web Development
13 13 (6.02%) SDLC
14 12 (5.56%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 131 (60.65%) C#
2 99 (45.83%) SQL
3 92 (42.59%) JavaScript
4 89 (41.20%) Java
5 38 (17.59%) C++
6 27 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 26 (12.04%) PL/SQL
8 12 (5.56%) PHP
9 10 (4.63%) Python
10 8 (3.70%) Progress 4GL
11 7 (3.24%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.78%) C
12 6 (2.78%) Perl
13 5 (2.31%) Ruby
13 5 (2.31%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.93%) Go
14 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.46%) Scala
15 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.70%) Oracle
2 8 (3.70%) Progress
3 5 (2.31%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.39%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco
6 1 (0.46%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.46%) Facebook
6 1 (0.46%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits (inc. Relocation Assistance)
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 40000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hall Goddard LTD
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits (Healthcare, Pension, free Sky + HD and Broadband)
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Salary: 20000-27500 Per Annum + training + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago