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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 74 120 144
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 129 93 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.62% 2.09% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 2.16% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 113 84 76
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
3489 4305 4841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.98% 96.74% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3051 3614 3954
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +39 99 £45,000 -16.27% 14
Wakefield +16 15 £37,000 -10.84% 1
Castleford - 6 £30,000 -
Halifax - 4 £55,000 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 241 (94.14%) Software Engineering
2 138 (53.91%) C#
3 126 (49.22%) .NET
4 121 (47.27%) Java
5 117 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (36.72%) SQL Server
7 89 (34.77%) SQL
7 89 (34.77%) ASP.NET
8 82 (32.03%) OO
9 79 (30.86%) HTML
10 73 (28.52%) JavaScript
11 71 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (26.95%) Finance
12 69 (26.95%) Scrum
13 67 (26.17%) MVC
13 67 (26.17%) CSS
14 53 (20.70%) C++
15 52 (20.31%) WPF
16 51 (19.92%) RESTful
16 51 (19.92%) TDD
17 49 (19.14%) Git (software)
18 46 (17.97%) WCF
18 46 (17.97%) jQuery
19 45 (17.58%) Web Services
20 42 (16.41%) Degree
21 41 (16.02%) Automated Testing
22 38 (14.84%) Pair Programming
23 37 (14.45%) NoSQL
24 35 (13.67%) Subversion
25 34 (13.28%) XML

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 9 (3.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.56%) CMS
3 3 (1.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (5.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.52%) GitHub
3 6 (2.34%) SaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.64%) TCP/IP
2 15 (5.86%) Ethernet
3 13 (5.08%) Wireless
4 12 (4.69%) Bluetooth
4 12 (4.69%) GPRS
4 12 (4.69%) GSM
4 12 (4.69%) ZigBee
5 4 (1.56%) HTTP
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
6 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (36.72%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.45%) NoSQL
3 15 (5.86%) MySQL
4 11 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.95%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.17%) SQLite
8 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.39%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (19.14%) Git (software)
2 35 (13.67%) Subversion
3 31 (12.11%) Mercurial
4 27 (10.55%) NUnit
5 26 (10.16%) MSTest
6 16 (6.25%) Selenium
7 14 (5.47%) JIRA
8 11 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (4.30%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.52%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.52%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (2.73%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.34%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.34%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.95%) CruiseControl
12 5 (1.95%) EasyMock
12 5 (1.95%) Gradle
12 5 (1.95%) JUnit
12 5 (1.95%) Mockito
12 5 (1.95%) TestNG
General
1 69 (26.95%) Finance
2 17 (6.64%) Electronics
3 13 (5.08%) Games
4 12 (4.69%) Legal
5 10 (3.91%) Online Betting
5 10 (3.91%) Retail
6 9 (3.52%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (49.22%) .NET
2 89 (34.77%) ASP.NET
3 79 (30.86%) HTML
4 67 (26.17%) CSS
5 52 (20.31%) WPF
6 51 (19.92%) RESTful
7 46 (17.97%) jQuery
7 46 (17.97%) WCF
8 45 (17.58%) Web Services
9 34 (13.28%) XML
10 33 (12.89%) AngularJS
11 32 (12.50%) XSLT
12 31 (12.11%) Silverlight
13 30 (11.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (11.33%) .NET Framework
14 29 (11.33%) SOAP
15 26 (10.16%) LINQ
15 26 (10.16%) WF
16 22 (8.59%) HTML5
17 21 (8.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.16%) Algorithms
1 26 (10.16%) Data Structures
2 15 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.13%) Online Games
5 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.78%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.39%) Blog
7 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.39%) Fintech
7 1 (0.39%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.64%) Windows
2 16 (6.25%) Linux
3 10 (3.91%) Android
4 8 (3.13%) Unix
5 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (94.14%) Software Engineering
2 117 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (32.03%) OO
4 71 (27.73%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (26.95%) Scrum
6 67 (26.17%) MVC
7 51 (19.92%) TDD
8 41 (16.02%) Automated Testing
9 38 (14.84%) Pair Programming
10 34 (13.28%) DSDM
11 28 (10.94%) RUP
11 28 (10.94%) Service Delivery
12 27 (10.55%) UML
13 26 (10.16%) BDD
13 26 (10.16%) MVVM
13 26 (10.16%) Use Case
14 22 (8.59%) Web Development
15 19 (7.42%) Kanban
15 19 (7.42%) SDLC
16 17 (6.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 138 (53.91%) C#
2 121 (47.27%) Java
3 89 (34.77%) SQL
4 73 (28.52%) JavaScript
5 53 (20.70%) C++
6 32 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 26 (10.16%) PL/SQL
8 22 (8.59%) C
9 12 (4.69%) Embedded C
9 12 (4.69%) Embedded C++
9 12 (4.69%) PHP
10 11 (4.30%) Python
11 9 (3.52%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.39%) Delphi
14 1 (0.39%) Perl
14 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (16.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) QA
2 6 (2.34%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (4.69%) Firmware
2 2 (0.78%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (4.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.30%) Atmel
3 7 (2.73%) Oracle
4 4 (1.56%) Twitter
5 1 (0.39%) Dell
5 1 (0.39%) Zend
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