The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 62 64 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 180 167 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.61% 3.71% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.16% 4.49% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 169 152 227
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4331 3719 3190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.90% 82.52% 81.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3485 2896 2598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Yorkshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 +3 148 £40,000 -6.97% 13
Halifax +13 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bradford -9 6 £40,000 -13.97%
Wakefield -13 6 £38,000 -9.52% 1
Huddersfield +5 2 £35,000 - 2
Castleford - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 227 (62.53%) .NET
2 207 (57.02%) C#
3 162 (44.63%) SQL Server
4 160 (44.08%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (43.25%) SQL
6 122 (33.61%) ASP.NET
7 121 (33.33%) XML
8 114 (31.40%) Oracle
9 108 (29.75%) MVC
10 101 (27.82%) OO
11 95 (26.17%) Java
12 92 (25.34%) WPF
13 91 (25.07%) Degree
14 79 (21.76%) JavaScript
15 74 (20.39%) HTML
16 73 (20.11%) TDD
17 72 (19.83%) Web Services
18 69 (19.01%) .NET Framework
19 68 (18.73%) Microsoft
20 65 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
21 57 (15.70%) Visual Studio
22 55 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
23 53 (14.60%) WCF
24 52 (14.33%) Project Management
25 50 (13.77%) Retail
26 49 (13.50%) CSS
27 47 (12.95%) Scrum
27 47 (12.95%) LAMP
28 43 (11.85%) WinForms
29 41 (11.29%) MS Excel

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (4.41%) Apache
2 14 (3.86%) IIS
3 6 (1.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.83%) CMS
5 3 (0.83%) JBoss
5 3 (0.83%) Node.js
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.28%) nginx
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.83%) MS Project
3 2 (0.55%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.28%) Blender
4 1 (0.28%) Maya
4 1 (0.28%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.75%) SaaS
2 7 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.83%) Force.com
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.16%) HTTP
2 11 (3.03%) Internet
3 10 (2.75%) DHCP
3 10 (2.75%) DNS
4 9 (2.48%) SSL
5 8 (2.20%) DVB
6 6 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.38%) Firewall
7 5 (1.38%) SSH
8 4 (1.10%) FTP
9 1 (0.28%) Intranet
9 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (44.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.99%) Big Data
3 21 (5.79%) MySQL
4 17 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.93%) Riak
9 7 (1.93%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.83%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.83%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 57 (15.70%) Visual Studio
2 55 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (9.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 30 (8.26%) ReSharper
5 29 (7.99%) Moq
5 29 (7.99%) SoapUI
6 12 (3.31%) SpecFlow
6 12 (3.31%) FitNesse
7 10 (2.75%) Subversion
8 9 (2.48%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.38%) JUnit
9 5 (1.38%) JIRA
10 4 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.10%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.55%) YouTrack
11 2 (0.55%) Hudson
11 2 (0.55%) Maven
12 1 (0.28%) MorphX
12 1 (0.28%) WebSpeed
General
1 50 (13.77%) Retail
2 39 (10.74%) Finance
3 18 (4.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.65%) Publishing
6 3 (0.83%) Games
7 2 (0.55%) Marketing
7 2 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 150 (41.32%) Developer
2 141 (38.84%) Software Engineer
3 55 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 53 (14.60%) Software Developer
5 51 (14.05%) Senior Developer
6 32 (8.82%) Architect
7 31 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
7 31 (8.54%) C# Software Engineer
8 29 (7.99%) Senior Software Engineer
8 29 (7.99%) C# Developer
9 23 (6.34%) Java Software Engineer
9 23 (6.34%) .NET Software Engineer
10 21 (5.79%) Junior
11 20 (5.51%) Senior Software Developer
12 18 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (4.68%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (3.58%) Graduate
14 13 (3.58%) Analyst
15 12 (3.31%) Applications Support
15 12 (3.31%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (62.53%) .NET
2 122 (33.61%) ASP.NET
3 121 (33.33%) XML
4 92 (25.34%) WPF
5 74 (20.39%) HTML
6 72 (19.83%) Web Services
7 69 (19.01%) .NET Framework
8 65 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (14.60%) WCF
10 49 (13.50%) CSS
11 47 (12.95%) LAMP
12 43 (11.85%) WinForms
13 40 (11.02%) Silverlight
14 39 (10.74%) J2EE
15 34 (9.37%) SOAP
16 29 (7.99%) HTML5
17 28 (7.71%) Spring
18 27 (7.44%) Hibernate
18 27 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 25 (6.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.96%) Open Source
4 13 (3.58%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.20%) STB
5 8 (2.20%) NHS
5 8 (2.20%) DTV
6 7 (1.93%) User Experience
6 7 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.10%) GIS
9 3 (0.83%) Equities
10 2 (0.55%) W3C
10 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.28%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.28%) Animation
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.74%) Linux
2 32 (8.82%) Android
3 17 (4.68%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.41%) Windows
5 9 (2.48%) UNIX
6 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (44.08%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (29.75%) MVC
3 101 (27.82%) OO
4 73 (20.11%) TDD
5 52 (14.33%) Project Management
6 47 (12.95%) Scrum
7 41 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (11.29%) BDD
8 31 (8.54%) SOA
8 31 (8.54%) UML
8 31 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (8.26%) Analytics
10 29 (7.99%) OOP
11 28 (7.71%) Android Development
12 26 (7.16%) Multithreading
12 26 (7.16%) Unit Testing
13 24 (6.61%) Software Testing
13 24 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 23 (6.34%) Agile Testing
15 22 (6.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (57.02%) C#
2 157 (43.25%) SQL
3 95 (26.17%) Java
4 79 (21.76%) JavaScript
5 36 (9.92%) VB
6 27 (7.44%) PHP
7 22 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.79%) C++
8 21 (5.79%) Python
9 15 (4.13%) VB.NET
10 12 (3.31%) Ruby
11 9 (2.48%) C
11 9 (2.48%) VB6
12 8 (2.20%) Embedded C
12 8 (2.20%) Embedded C++
13 7 (1.93%) PHP5
14 5 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
16 1 (0.28%) VBScript
16 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (25.07%) Degree
2 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.38%) VCP4
4 4 (1.10%) MCSE
4 4 (1.10%) MCSA
5 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.58%) QA
2 9 (2.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) WCAG
4 1 (0.28%) WAI
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (7.99%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) MOM
1 1 (0.28%) Puppet
1 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.28%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 114 (31.40%) Oracle
2 68 (18.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.68%) Apple
4 3 (0.83%) LexisNexis
5 2 (0.55%) Sybase
6 1 (0.28%) Progress
6 1 (0.28%) Perforce
6 1 (0.28%) Zend
6 1 (0.28%) Tableau
6 1 (0.28%) Twitter
6 1 (0.28%) Cloudera
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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IDPP
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package worth of £15,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Flexible Hours + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
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Leeds
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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