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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 69 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 166 168 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.51% 3.87% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 4.73% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 155 153 206
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4098 3550 3276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.73% 81.85% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3314 2761 2747
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +2 129 £40,000 -6.97% 21
Halifax +8 13 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Bradford -8 9 £40,000 -13.97% 1
Wakefield - 5 £38,500 -
Huddersfield +9 4 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Wetherby -12 3 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 230 (65.71%) .NET
2 211 (60.29%) C#
3 156 (44.57%) SQL Server
4 147 (42.00%) SQL
5 131 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (36.29%) ASP.NET
7 122 (34.86%) XML
8 111 (31.71%) MVC
9 105 (30.00%) Oracle
10 96 (27.43%) Java
11 87 (24.86%) OO
12 86 (24.57%) WPF
13 82 (23.43%) Degree
14 77 (22.00%) JavaScript
15 76 (21.71%) Web Services
16 73 (20.86%) HTML
17 71 (20.29%) Microsoft
18 67 (19.14%) .NET Framework
19 66 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC
20 55 (15.71%) TDD
21 53 (15.14%) Visual Studio
22 51 (14.57%) Project Management
23 50 (14.29%) WCF
24 48 (13.71%) MS Excel
25 47 (13.43%) CSS
26 44 (12.57%) Silverlight
27 42 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
28 41 (11.71%) Team Foundation Server
28 41 (11.71%) Retail
29 40 (11.43%) LAMP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (3.14%) IIS
2 10 (2.86%) Apache
3 8 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.14%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.86%) Node.js
6 3 (0.86%) CMS
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.57%) JBoss
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) nginx
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 48 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.86%) MS Project
3 2 (0.57%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.29%) Blender
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) Maya
4 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.71%) SaaS
2 7 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.71%) Force.com
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.14%) HTTP
2 13 (3.71%) Internet
3 10 (2.86%) DHCP
3 10 (2.86%) DNS
4 9 (2.57%) SSL
5 8 (2.29%) DVB
6 6 (1.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.43%) Firewall
7 5 (1.43%) SSH
8 4 (1.14%) FTP
9 1 (0.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.29%) Big Data
3 15 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.14%) MySQL
5 9 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.57%) Riak
9 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.29%) SimpleDB
10 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.29%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 53 (15.14%) Visual Studio
2 41 (11.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (8.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 23 (6.57%) ReSharper
5 22 (6.29%) Moq
5 22 (6.29%) SoapUI
6 16 (4.57%) SpecFlow
7 12 (3.43%) FitNesse
8 6 (1.71%) Subversion
8 6 (1.71%) JUnit
9 5 (1.43%) JIRA
9 5 (1.43%) Selenium
10 4 (1.14%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.57%) YouTrack
12 2 (0.57%) Maven
13 1 (0.29%) MorphX
13 1 (0.29%) WebSpeed
General
1 41 (11.71%) Retail
2 39 (11.14%) Finance
3 18 (5.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.00%) Publishing
5 3 (0.86%) Games
6 2 (0.57%) Marketing
6 2 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 149 (42.57%) Developer
2 147 (42.00%) Software Engineer
3 61 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 61 (17.43%) Software Developer
4 46 (13.14%) Senior Developer
5 35 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 31 (8.86%) C# Developer
7 30 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (8.57%) Architect
8 29 (8.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (8.29%) Senior Software Engineer
9 25 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
10 24 (6.86%) Senior Software Developer
11 20 (5.71%) Junior
12 19 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (3.71%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (3.71%) Graduate
14 12 (3.43%) Applications Support
15 11 (3.14%) Java Developer
15 11 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (65.71%) .NET
2 127 (36.29%) ASP.NET
3 122 (34.86%) XML
4 86 (24.57%) WPF
5 76 (21.71%) Web Services
6 73 (20.86%) HTML
7 67 (19.14%) .NET Framework
8 66 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (14.29%) WCF
10 47 (13.43%) CSS
11 44 (12.57%) Silverlight
12 40 (11.43%) SOAP
12 40 (11.43%) LAMP
13 39 (11.14%) J2EE
14 36 (10.29%) WinForms
15 30 (8.57%) Hibernate
15 30 (8.57%) Spring
15 30 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 29 (8.29%) Java EE
17 24 (6.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.14%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.43%) Open Source
5 9 (2.57%) User Experience
6 8 (2.29%) STB
6 8 (2.29%) DTV
7 7 (2.00%) NHS
8 5 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.14%) GIS
9 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.86%) Equities
11 2 (0.57%) W3C
11 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.29%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.29%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.29%) Animation
12 1 (0.29%) Physics
12 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (10.00%) Android
2 28 (8.00%) Linux
3 17 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.00%) Windows
5 7 (2.00%) UNIX
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (37.43%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (31.71%) MVC
3 87 (24.86%) OO
4 55 (15.71%) TDD
5 51 (14.57%) Project Management
6 36 (10.29%) Scrum
7 32 (9.14%) BDD
8 31 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (8.57%) SOA
9 30 (8.57%) Android Development
10 29 (8.29%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (8.00%) OOP
12 27 (7.71%) UML
13 26 (7.43%) Multithreading
14 23 (6.57%) Analytics
15 22 (6.29%) Line Management
15 22 (6.29%) Automated Testing
16 21 (6.00%) Software Testing
16 21 (6.00%) Mentoring
17 20 (5.71%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 211 (60.29%) C#
2 147 (42.00%) SQL
3 96 (27.43%) Java
4 77 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (9.14%) VB
6 24 (6.86%) C++
7 19 (5.43%) PHP
8 16 (4.57%) VB.NET
9 14 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.71%) C
11 11 (3.14%) VB6
12 10 (2.86%) Python
13 8 (2.29%) Ruby
13 8 (2.29%) Embedded C
13 8 (2.29%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.71%) PHP5
15 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.29%) R
17 1 (0.29%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 82 (23.43%) Degree
2 4 (1.14%) MCSE
2 4 (1.14%) MCSA
2 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.43%) QA
2 9 (2.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) WCAG
4 1 (0.29%) WAI
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) MOM
1 1 (0.29%) Puppet
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 105 (30.00%) Oracle
2 71 (20.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.86%) Apple
4 3 (0.86%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.29%) Progress
5 1 (0.29%) Perforce
5 1 (0.29%) Zend
5 1 (0.29%) Tableau
5 1 (0.29%) Twitter
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 36000-53000 Per Annum 35-53K (neg)+Excellent Projects+Tech+Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum £Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago