The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 137 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 71 86 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.46% 2.41% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.57% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 85
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4720 3352 3390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.04% 93.89% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 2587 2803
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -34 62 £40,000 - 16
Halifax -5 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (82.58%) Software Engineering
2 70 (39.33%) C#
3 62 (34.83%) .NET
4 51 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (26.40%) Java
6 42 (23.60%) OO
7 39 (21.91%) JavaScript
7 39 (21.91%) HTML
7 39 (21.91%) Degree
8 37 (20.79%) SQL
8 37 (20.79%) Web Services
9 36 (20.22%) SOAP
10 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET
11 33 (18.54%) OOP
12 31 (17.42%) Automated Testing
13 30 (16.85%) Computer Science
13 30 (16.85%) XML
13 30 (16.85%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (16.29%) SQL Server
15 26 (14.61%) Apache
16 24 (13.48%) Test Management
17 23 (12.92%) Multithreading
18 22 (12.36%) Data Transformation
19 21 (11.80%) VB
19 21 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (11.24%) Hadoop
20 20 (11.24%) Apache Hive
20 20 (11.24%) MapReduce
21 19 (10.67%) Spring
21 19 (10.67%) E-Commerce

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 26 (14.61%) Apache
2 4 (2.25%) Node.js
3 3 (1.69%) CICS
3 3 (1.69%) OpenEdge
3 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (6.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) SaaS
1 1 (0.56%) Force.com
1 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) DVB
2 1 (0.56%) SSL
2 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.29%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.24%) Hadoop
2 20 (11.24%) Apache Hive
3 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.25%) MySQL
5 3 (1.69%) Redis
5 3 (1.69%) Riak
6 2 (1.12%) Big Data
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) HBase
6 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (9.55%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.49%) JUnit
4 6 (3.37%) Selenium
5 5 (2.81%) MorphX
6 4 (2.25%) ReSharper
6 4 (2.25%) NUnit
6 4 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.69%) Maven
7 3 (1.69%) Subversion
8 2 (1.12%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.12%) Moq
8 2 (1.12%) CruiseControl
8 2 (1.12%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.56%) Introscope
9 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (10.11%) Finance
2 13 (7.30%) Games
3 9 (5.06%) Electronics
4 5 (2.81%) Legal
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.12%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (34.83%) .NET
2 39 (21.91%) HTML
3 37 (20.79%) Web Services
4 36 (20.22%) SOAP
5 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET
6 30 (16.85%) XML
7 21 (11.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (11.24%) MapReduce
9 19 (10.67%) Spring
9 19 (10.67%) Hibernate
10 17 (9.55%) Java EE
11 15 (8.43%) CSS
12 14 (7.87%) WinForms
13 13 (7.30%) WPF
14 12 (6.74%) WCF
15 11 (6.18%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 10 (5.62%) Silverlight
17 6 (3.37%) .NET Framework
17 6 (3.37%) HTML5
17 6 (3.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.85%) Computer Science
1 30 (16.85%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.37%) Open Source
2 6 (3.37%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.37%) MPEG
3 5 (2.81%) NHS
3 5 (2.81%) DTV
3 5 (2.81%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.81%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.81%) STB
4 4 (2.25%) Firmware
5 3 (1.69%) W3C
5 3 (1.69%) GIS
5 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.56%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.55%) Linux
2 9 (5.06%) Windows
3 7 (3.93%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.25%) Android
4 4 (2.25%) UNIX
5 3 (1.69%) zOS
5 3 (1.69%) Solaris
6 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (82.58%) Software Engineering
2 51 (28.65%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (23.60%) OO
4 33 (18.54%) OOP
5 31 (17.42%) Automated Testing
6 24 (13.48%) Test Management
7 23 (12.92%) Multithreading
8 22 (12.36%) Data Transformation
9 19 (10.67%) E-Commerce
10 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (10.11%) Agile Testing
11 15 (8.43%) Project Management
11 15 (8.43%) TDD
12 14 (7.87%) MVC
13 11 (6.18%) Software Testing
14 9 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (4.49%) Test Automation
15 8 (4.49%) Unit Testing
16 5 (2.81%) OOD
16 5 (2.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (39.33%) C#
2 47 (26.40%) Java
3 39 (21.91%) JavaScript
4 37 (20.79%) SQL
5 21 (11.80%) VB
6 16 (8.99%) C++
7 11 (6.18%) C
7 11 (6.18%) VB6
8 10 (5.62%) PHP
9 8 (4.49%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.93%) Python
11 6 (3.37%) X++
12 5 (2.81%) Perl
12 5 (2.81%) Scala
13 4 (2.25%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.69%) Progress 4GL
14 3 (1.69%) COBOL
14 3 (1.69%) Groovy
14 3 (1.69%) PHP5
14 3 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (21.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) ISEB
2 3 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Puppet
1 3 (1.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.56%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.56%) OpenView
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.56%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle
3 4 (2.25%) Red Gate
3 4 (2.25%) Typemock
4 3 (1.69%) Progress
5 2 (1.12%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.56%) BMC
6 1 (0.56%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.56%) Zend
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per day plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + package+pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37.5k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £competitive salary range+bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £4000000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Excellent company benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Competitive + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago