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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 93 66 149
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 106 191 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.68% 4.04% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 4.14% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 101 142 70
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3893 4614 4860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 98.28% 97.59% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3328 3711 3822
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -14 87 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Wakefield - 11 £38,500 - 2
Wetherby -11 5 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Castleford - 4 £30,000 - 1
Halifax -7 3 £32,500 - 1
Bradford -10 2 £32,500 -27.77%
Huddersfield 0 1 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 214 (95.96%) Software Engineering
2 124 (55.61%) .NET
3 121 (54.26%) C#
4 98 (43.95%) JavaScript
5 94 (42.15%) SQL
6 89 (39.91%) HTML
7 88 (39.46%) ASP.NET
8 84 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
9 83 (37.22%) Java
10 74 (33.18%) OO
11 73 (32.74%) CSS
12 66 (29.60%) SQL Server
13 65 (29.15%) jQuery
14 64 (28.70%) MVC
15 59 (26.46%) Finance
16 55 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
17 52 (23.32%) Scrum
18 50 (22.42%) Web Services
19 48 (21.52%) WPF
20 43 (19.28%) WCF
21 39 (17.49%) TDD
22 38 (17.04%) C++
23 37 (16.59%) .NET Framework
23 37 (16.59%) Degree
24 36 (16.14%) RESTful
25 35 (15.70%) XML
26 31 (13.90%) SOAP
26 31 (13.90%) Git (software)
27 29 (13.00%) NoSQL
28 28 (12.56%) Silverlight

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 12 (5.38%) OpenEdge
2 4 (1.79%) IIS
3 3 (1.35%) Apache
3 3 (1.35%) WordPress
4 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.90%) CMS
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.35%) Google App Engine
2 3 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.35%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (29.60%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.04%) MySQL
4 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (2.69%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.79%) Big Data
7 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.79%) Redis
7 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.90%) DataStage
9 2 (0.90%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (13.90%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.66%) NUnit
3 25 (11.21%) Mercurial
3 25 (11.21%) MSTest
3 25 (11.21%) Subversion
4 16 (7.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.38%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.24%) Selenium
7 4 (1.79%) NuGet
8 3 (1.35%) Bower
8 3 (1.35%) Gitweb
8 3 (1.35%) Grunt
8 3 (1.35%) JMeter
9 2 (0.90%) Appium
9 2 (0.90%) Calabash
9 2 (0.90%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.90%) Gatling
9 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.90%) JUnit
9 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (26.46%) Finance
2 13 (5.83%) Retail
3 12 (5.38%) Legal
4 5 (2.24%) Games
5 4 (1.79%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (55.61%) .NET
2 89 (39.91%) HTML
3 88 (39.46%) ASP.NET
4 73 (32.74%) CSS
5 65 (29.15%) jQuery
6 50 (22.42%) Web Services
7 48 (21.52%) WPF
8 43 (19.28%) WCF
9 37 (16.59%) .NET Framework
10 36 (16.14%) RESTful
11 35 (15.70%) XML
12 31 (13.90%) SOAP
13 28 (12.56%) Silverlight
13 28 (12.56%) XSLT
14 26 (11.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (11.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 25 (11.21%) LINQ
15 25 (11.21%) WF
16 21 (9.42%) REST
17 19 (8.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Algorithms
1 25 (11.21%) Data Structures
2 24 (10.76%) Mobile App
3 18 (8.07%) User Experience
4 13 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.69%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.79%) iPad
8 4 (1.79%) Online Games
9 3 (1.35%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.35%) Blog
9 3 (1.35%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.90%) Statistics
11 1 (0.45%) NHS
11 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.07%) Windows
2 17 (7.62%) Android
2 17 (7.62%) Apple iOS
3 14 (6.28%) Windows Phone
4 11 (4.93%) Linux
5 3 (1.35%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (95.96%) Software Engineering
2 84 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (33.18%) OO
4 64 (28.70%) MVC
5 55 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (23.32%) Scrum
7 39 (17.49%) TDD
8 28 (12.56%) Automated Testing
9 26 (11.66%) MVVM
9 26 (11.66%) Service Delivery
10 25 (11.21%) DSDM
10 25 (11.21%) RUP
10 25 (11.21%) UML
10 25 (11.21%) Use Case
11 17 (7.62%) BDD
12 16 (7.17%) iOS Development
13 15 (6.73%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.73%) SDLC
13 15 (6.73%) Web Development
14 14 (6.28%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (54.26%) C#
2 98 (43.95%) JavaScript
3 94 (42.15%) SQL
4 83 (37.22%) Java
5 38 (17.04%) C++
6 26 (11.66%) T-SQL
7 25 (11.21%) PL/SQL
8 16 (7.17%) PHP
9 12 (5.38%) Progress 4GL
9 12 (5.38%) Python
10 7 (3.14%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.24%) C
11 5 (2.24%) Perl
11 5 (2.24%) Ruby
11 5 (2.24%) Scala
11 5 (2.24%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.35%) Groovy
13 2 (0.90%) Go
13 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (16.59%) Degree
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (7.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.38%) Progress
3 11 (4.93%) Oracle
4 7 (3.14%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.35%) Google
6 2 (0.90%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco
7 1 (0.45%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.45%) Facebook
7 1 (0.45%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £350 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k Plus fantastic benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 40000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K- 35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Manchester, Leeds, Reading, Bristol
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago