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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 54 69 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -33
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 210 189 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.27% 3.70% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 4.38% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 189 181 194
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £32,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
4275 4316 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.94% 84.43% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3471 2501
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +23 177 £40,000 -2.43% 25
Halifax +6 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bradford -11 6 £38,750 +7.63% 6
Wakefield -4 3 £37,500 -10.71%
Huddersfield -2 2 £35,000 -11.39% 1
Wetherby - 2 £30,500 -
Castleford - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 206 (56.13%) .NET
2 189 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (49.59%) C#
4 147 (40.05%) SQL
5 143 (38.96%) SQL Server
6 110 (29.97%) ASP.NET
7 106 (28.88%) XML
8 104 (28.34%) OO
9 102 (27.79%) Java
10 101 (27.52%) Degree
11 96 (26.16%) Oracle
12 85 (23.16%) MVC
13 84 (22.89%) TDD
14 73 (19.89%) WPF
15 67 (18.26%) JavaScript
16 66 (17.98%) HTML
17 65 (17.71%) .NET Framework
18 63 (17.17%) Microsoft
19 62 (16.89%) Web Services
20 60 (16.35%) Visual Studio
21 54 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
22 53 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
23 51 (13.90%) Scrum
24 49 (13.35%) Linux
25 47 (12.81%) Project Management
26 45 (12.26%) Retail
27 44 (11.99%) Finance
28 42 (11.44%) WCF
29 41 (11.17%) WinForms
30 39 (10.63%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (3.54%) Apache
2 12 (3.27%) IIS
3 9 (2.45%) Node.js
4 6 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.82%) JBoss
6 3 (0.82%) CMS
7 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.54%) Mule
7 2 (0.54%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.54%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.09%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.45%) HTTP
2 16 (4.36%) Internet
3 9 (2.45%) DVB
4 8 (2.18%) DHCP
4 8 (2.18%) DNS
5 7 (1.91%) SSL
6 6 (1.63%) FTP
7 5 (1.36%) Firewall
8 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.09%) Intranet
9 3 (0.82%) SSH
10 1 (0.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.90%) Big Data
3 22 (5.99%) MySQL
4 19 (5.18%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (2.45%) Riak
7 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.09%) Redis
11 3 (0.82%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.82%) HBase
11 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (16.35%) Visual Studio
2 53 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (8.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 29 (7.90%) ReSharper
4 29 (7.90%) Moq
4 29 (7.90%) SoapUI
5 19 (5.18%) Git (software)
6 12 (3.27%) FitNesse
6 12 (3.27%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.18%) Subversion
8 6 (1.63%) NUnit
8 6 (1.63%) MSTest
9 4 (1.09%) JUnit
9 4 (1.09%) JIRA
10 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.54%) Maven
11 2 (0.54%) MorphX
11 2 (0.54%) Selenium
11 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.54%) YouTrack
General
1 45 (12.26%) Retail
2 44 (11.99%) Finance
3 17 (4.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.63%) Publishing
5 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.09%) Banking
6 4 (1.09%) Marketing
7 3 (0.82%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Law
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 144 (39.24%) Developer
2 142 (38.69%) Software Engineer
3 48 (13.08%) Software Developer
4 41 (11.17%) Senior Developer
4 41 (11.17%) .NET Developer
5 29 (7.90%) C# Developer
6 28 (7.63%) Architect
7 26 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (6.54%) Analyst
8 24 (6.54%) C# Software Engineer
9 22 (5.99%) Senior Software Engineer
10 19 (5.18%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (4.36%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (4.36%) Junior
11 16 (4.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (4.09%) Applications Support
12 15 (4.09%) .NET Software Engineer
13 14 (3.81%) Lead Software Engineer
14 12 (3.27%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (3.27%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (56.13%) .NET
2 110 (29.97%) ASP.NET
3 106 (28.88%) XML
4 73 (19.89%) WPF
5 66 (17.98%) HTML
6 65 (17.71%) .NET Framework
7 62 (16.89%) Web Services
8 54 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (11.44%) WCF
10 41 (11.17%) WinForms
11 39 (10.63%) CSS
12 38 (10.35%) LAMP
13 37 (10.08%) J2EE
14 33 (8.99%) HTML5
15 26 (7.08%) Silverlight
16 24 (6.54%) SOAP
17 22 (5.99%) jQuery
18 21 (5.72%) Spring
19 20 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 19 (5.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (7.90%) Private Cloud
3 25 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 21 (5.72%) Open Source
5 16 (4.36%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.81%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.81%) NHS
7 9 (2.45%) DTV
7 9 (2.45%) STB
8 8 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.91%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.91%) RIA
10 6 (1.63%) User Experience
11 4 (1.09%) GIS
12 3 (0.82%) Derivative
12 3 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.54%) iPhone
13 2 (0.54%) Statistics
13 2 (0.54%) W3C
13 2 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.35%) Linux
2 29 (7.90%) Android
3 21 (5.72%) Apple iOS
4 20 (5.45%) Windows
5 11 (3.00%) UNIX
6 7 (1.91%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.27%) Debian
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (28.34%) OO
3 85 (23.16%) MVC
4 84 (22.89%) TDD
5 51 (13.90%) Scrum
6 47 (12.81%) Project Management
7 39 (10.63%) BDD
8 38 (10.35%) Unit Testing
9 34 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (8.17%) Analytics
11 28 (7.63%) UML
12 27 (7.36%) Line Management
13 26 (7.08%) SOA
14 25 (6.81%) OOP
15 24 (6.54%) Software Testing
15 24 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (6.54%) Android Development
16 23 (6.27%) Mentoring
16 23 (6.27%) Agile Testing
16 23 (6.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 182 (49.59%) C#
2 147 (40.05%) SQL
3 102 (27.79%) Java
4 67 (18.26%) JavaScript
5 39 (10.63%) PHP
6 38 (10.35%) VB
7 36 (9.81%) C++
8 32 (8.72%) Python
9 25 (6.81%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.45%) Ruby
11 17 (4.63%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.27%) C
12 12 (3.27%) VB6
13 9 (2.45%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.18%) Embedded C
14 8 (2.18%) Embedded C++
15 7 (1.91%) Perl
16 3 (0.82%) VBScript
17 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 101 (27.52%) Degree
2 8 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.09%) MCSE
3 4 (1.09%) MCSA
4 1 (0.27%) ISEB
4 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.09%) QA
2 8 (2.18%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) WCAG
4 1 (0.27%) WAI
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (7.90%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) Puppet
1 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.09%) Salt
2 1 (0.27%) MOM
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 96 (26.16%) Oracle
2 63 (17.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.63%) Apple
4 3 (0.82%) LexisNexis
5 2 (0.54%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.54%) Sybase
6 1 (0.27%) HP
6 1 (0.27%) Borland
6 1 (0.27%) Sony
6 1 (0.27%) Perforce
6 1 (0.27%) Zend
6 1 (0.27%) Twitter
6 1 (0.27%) Cloudera
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 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, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevation Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
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Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
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