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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 63 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 266 200 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.04% 4.03% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.96% 4.70% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 192 192 146
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
3822 4253 3037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.75% 85.75% 82.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3008 3455 2368
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +26 212 £42,500 - 18
Halifax +1 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Bradford -16 11 £42,500 +18.05% 3
Wakefield - 3 £37,500 -
Wetherby - 2 £30,500 -
Keighley - 2 £25,000 - 1
Huddersfield -3 1 £37,000 -6.32% 3
Dewsbury - 1 £57,500 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 267 (59.47%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (50.56%) .NET
3 201 (44.77%) C#
4 197 (43.88%) SQL
5 141 (31.40%) SQL Server
6 124 (27.62%) Java
7 114 (25.39%) ASP.NET
8 109 (24.28%) TDD
9 108 (24.05%) OO
10 106 (23.61%) Degree
11 103 (22.94%) HTML
12 100 (22.27%) XML
13 98 (21.83%) JavaScript
14 92 (20.49%) Oracle
15 85 (18.93%) Scrum
16 83 (18.49%) WPF
17 79 (17.59%) PHP
18 78 (17.37%) MVC
19 75 (16.70%) HTML5
20 70 (15.59%) Web Services
21 69 (15.37%) .NET Framework
22 68 (15.14%) Retail
23 67 (14.92%) Microsoft
23 67 (14.92%) Team Foundation Server
24 65 (14.48%) C++
25 63 (14.03%) Linux
26 62 (13.81%) SDLC
27 61 (13.59%) Visual Studio
28 59 (13.14%) WCF
29 58 (12.92%) BDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (6.90%) Node.js
2 15 (3.34%) Apache
3 13 (2.90%) IIS
4 8 (1.78%) JBoss
4 8 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
6 4 (0.89%) Mule ESB
6 4 (0.89%) Mule
7 3 (0.67%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.67%) CMS
8 2 (0.45%) SAS
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.23%) Internet
2 14 (3.12%) HTTP
3 7 (1.56%) DNS
3 7 (1.56%) DHCP
4 6 (1.34%) SSL
4 6 (1.34%) FTP
5 5 (1.11%) DVB
6 4 (0.89%) Firewall
6 4 (0.89%) Intranet
6 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.67%) SSH
8 1 (0.22%) Network Security
8 1 (0.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 37 (8.24%) MySQL
4 29 (6.46%) Big Data
5 17 (3.79%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.67%) Redis
8 9 (2.00%) CouchDB
8 9 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.00%) Riak
8 9 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.56%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.34%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.34%) SQLite
11 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.11%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 67 (14.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 61 (13.59%) Visual Studio
3 31 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 29 (6.46%) SoapUI
4 29 (6.46%) Moq
4 29 (6.46%) ReSharper
5 28 (6.24%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.67%) NUnit
6 12 (2.67%) FitNesse
6 12 (2.67%) SpecFlow
7 11 (2.45%) MSTest
8 9 (2.00%) Subversion
9 7 (1.56%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.56%) Maven
10 5 (1.11%) Selenium
10 5 (1.11%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.11%) Behat
10 5 (1.11%) JUnit
10 5 (1.11%) Xcode
11 4 (0.89%) Gradle
General
1 68 (15.14%) Retail
2 55 (12.25%) Finance
3 47 (10.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (1.78%) Games
5 5 (1.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.11%) Banking
6 4 (0.89%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) Back Office
8 2 (0.45%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.22%) Law
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 205 (45.66%) Developer
2 186 (41.43%) Software Engineer
3 67 (14.92%) Software Developer
4 52 (11.58%) Senior Developer
5 39 (8.69%) .NET Developer
6 32 (7.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 29 (6.46%) C# Developer
8 25 (5.57%) Architect
9 23 (5.12%) C# Software Engineer
9 23 (5.12%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (4.90%) Analyst
10 22 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (4.90%) Java Developer
11 19 (4.23%) Lead Software Engineer
12 18 (4.01%) Applications Developer
13 17 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.56%) Java Software Engineer
15 14 (3.12%) Graduate
15 14 (3.12%) Mobile Developer
16 13 (2.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (50.56%) .NET
2 114 (25.39%) ASP.NET
3 103 (22.94%) HTML
4 100 (22.27%) XML
5 83 (18.49%) WPF
6 75 (16.70%) HTML5
7 70 (15.59%) Web Services
8 69 (15.37%) .NET Framework
9 59 (13.14%) WCF
10 56 (12.47%) WinForms
11 48 (10.69%) J2EE
12 46 (10.24%) CSS
13 41 (9.13%) LAMP
14 39 (8.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (7.13%) Spring
16 31 (6.90%) REST
17 30 (6.68%) AngularJS
18 27 (6.01%) CSS3
19 26 (5.79%) Java EE
20 25 (5.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.69%) Enterprise Software
1 39 (8.69%) Computer Science
2 37 (8.24%) NHS
3 29 (6.46%) Private Cloud
4 22 (4.90%) Mathematics
5 19 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 16 (3.56%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.23%) RIA
8 9 (2.00%) User Experience
8 9 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.34%) DTV
11 5 (1.11%) Animation
11 5 (1.11%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.11%) STB
12 4 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.89%) iPhone
13 3 (0.67%) Derivative
13 3 (0.67%) W3C
14 2 (0.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.03%) Linux
2 42 (9.35%) Apple iOS
3 36 (8.02%) Android
4 35 (7.80%) Windows
5 10 (2.23%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (2.00%) UNIX
7 7 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.45%) Solaris
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (59.47%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (24.28%) TDD
3 108 (24.05%) OO
4 85 (18.93%) Scrum
5 78 (17.37%) MVC
6 62 (13.81%) SDLC
7 58 (12.92%) BDD
8 57 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
9 47 (10.47%) Project Management
10 46 (10.24%) Unit Testing
11 42 (9.35%) Mentoring
12 38 (8.46%) Agile Testing
12 38 (8.46%) OOP
13 37 (8.24%) Coaching
13 37 (8.24%) Kanban
14 36 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (7.35%) Software Testing
15 33 (7.35%) Analytics
16 32 (7.13%) Line Management
17 31 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 201 (44.77%) C#
2 197 (43.88%) SQL
3 124 (27.62%) Java
4 98 (21.83%) JavaScript
5 79 (17.59%) PHP
6 65 (14.48%) C++
7 44 (9.80%) Python
8 39 (8.69%) VB
9 38 (8.46%) T-SQL
10 32 (7.13%) Ruby
11 21 (4.68%) C
12 20 (4.45%) VB.NET
13 18 (4.01%) Perl
14 12 (2.67%) VB6
15 11 (2.45%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.56%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.11%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.89%) VBScript
18 4 (0.89%) Embedded C
18 4 (0.89%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 106 (23.61%) Degree
2 12 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.89%) MCSE
3 4 (0.89%) MCSA
4 2 (0.45%) ISEB
5 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.67%) QA
2 5 (1.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (6.46%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.89%) Terminal Services
2 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.45%) Puppet
1 11 (2.45%) Salt
1 11 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 92 (20.49%) Oracle
2 67 (14.92%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.57%) Apple
4 11 (2.45%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.67%) Sybase
6 2 (0.45%) Google
6 2 (0.45%) Perforce
6 2 (0.45%) Twitter
6 2 (0.45%) Zend
7 1 (0.22%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.22%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.22%) Borland
7 1 (0.22%) HP
7 1 (0.22%) SAP
7 1 (0.22%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension + life assurance + health
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + pension+life assurance+health
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago