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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 24 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 393 183 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.22% 3.75% 4.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.32% 4.39% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 276 167 114
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £28,150
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
4216 4170 2966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 88.22% 85.56% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3350 3320 2250
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 July 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 July 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 +42 295 £42,500 - 36
Halifax -1 21 £45,000 +28.57%
Bradford -10 18 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Wetherby +9 10 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Huddersfield - 9 £37,000 - 2
Wakefield - 5 £37,500 - 1
Pudsey - 4 £35,000 -
Keighley - 2 £25,000 -
Pontefract - 2 £30,000 - 1
Dewsbury - 1 £57,500 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 368 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (46.05%) .NET
3 274 (45.07%) C#
4 248 (40.79%) SQL
5 195 (32.07%) Java
6 173 (28.45%) JavaScript
7 168 (27.63%) HTML
8 153 (25.16%) SQL Server
9 146 (24.01%) ASP.NET
10 132 (21.71%) TDD
11 129 (21.22%) OO
12 121 (19.90%) Degree
13 120 (19.74%) PHP
14 109 (17.93%) HTML5
15 108 (17.76%) Scrum
16 106 (17.43%) WPF
17 100 (16.45%) C++
17 100 (16.45%) Oracle
17 100 (16.45%) SDLC
18 98 (16.12%) Linux
19 96 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
20 95 (15.63%) Web Services
21 87 (14.31%) .NET Framework
22 86 (14.14%) XML
23 85 (13.98%) MVC
24 82 (13.49%) Retail
25 81 (13.32%) CSS
25 81 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
26 79 (12.99%) NHS
26 79 (12.99%) WinForms

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 50 (8.22%) Node.js
2 27 (4.44%) Apache
3 11 (1.81%) IIS
4 10 (1.64%) Apache Pig
5 9 (1.48%) Mule ESB
5 9 (1.48%) Mule
6 7 (1.15%) JBoss
6 7 (1.15%) SAS
7 6 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.66%) CMS
9 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.66%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.33%) Kentico
11 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.66%) IaaS
2 4 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (0.66%) Sumo Logic
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.33%) SaaS
4 2 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.78%) Internet
2 10 (1.64%) HTTP
3 6 (0.99%) DNS
3 6 (0.99%) RFID
4 4 (0.66%) Intranet
5 3 (0.49%) FTP
5 3 (0.49%) SSL
6 2 (0.33%) DHCP
6 2 (0.33%) Firewall
6 2 (0.33%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.16%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (25.16%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.03%) MongoDB
3 59 (9.70%) MySQL
4 31 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.95%) Redis
7 22 (3.62%) Hadoop
8 16 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (2.47%) CouchDB
10 13 (2.14%) Apache Hive
11 11 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.48%) Riak
14 8 (1.32%) Big Data
15 7 (1.15%) HBase
16 6 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (0.99%) SQLite
16 6 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 81 (13.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 78 (12.83%) Visual Studio
3 40 (6.58%) Git (software)
4 36 (5.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 24 (3.95%) NUnit
6 23 (3.78%) MSTest
7 19 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 17 (2.80%) Subversion
9 12 (1.97%) Maven
10 10 (1.64%) Xcode
11 9 (1.48%) JUnit
11 9 (1.48%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.48%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.32%) Selenium
13 7 (1.15%) ReSharper
13 7 (1.15%) Moq
13 7 (1.15%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.15%) Behat
14 5 (0.82%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.66%) Gradle
General
1 82 (13.49%) Retail
2 74 (12.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 60 (9.87%) Finance
4 12 (1.97%) Marketing
4 12 (1.97%) Games
5 7 (1.15%) Banking
6 6 (0.99%) Electronics
7 5 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.82%) Legal
8 3 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 314 (51.64%) Developer
2 273 (44.90%) Software Engineer
3 90 (14.80%) Software Developer
4 80 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 51 (8.39%) .NET Developer
6 47 (7.73%) C# Developer
6 47 (7.73%) Java Developer
7 42 (6.91%) Senior Software Engineer
8 41 (6.74%) C# Software Engineer
9 35 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (4.77%) Analyst
11 28 (4.61%) Graduate
12 26 (4.28%) Applications Developer
12 26 (4.28%) Java Software Engineer
13 24 (3.95%) PHP Developer
14 23 (3.78%) Junior
15 22 (3.62%) .NET Software Engineer
16 21 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
17 20 (3.29%) Programmer
18 19 (3.13%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (46.05%) .NET
2 168 (27.63%) HTML
3 146 (24.01%) ASP.NET
4 109 (17.93%) HTML5
5 106 (17.43%) WPF
6 95 (15.63%) Web Services
7 87 (14.31%) .NET Framework
8 86 (14.14%) XML
9 81 (13.32%) CSS
10 79 (12.99%) WinForms
11 74 (12.17%) WCF
12 63 (10.36%) J2EE
13 60 (9.87%) Spring
14 54 (8.88%) jQuery
15 47 (7.73%) AngularJS
16 46 (7.57%) Hibernate
17 44 (7.24%) LAMP
17 44 (7.24%) Java EE
18 43 (7.07%) CSS3
19 41 (6.74%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.99%) NHS
2 57 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 43 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.96%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.30%) User Experience
6 14 (2.30%) RIA
6 14 (2.30%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.15%) W3C
9 7 (1.15%) DTV
9 7 (1.15%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.15%) Private Cloud
10 6 (0.99%) Smartphone
10 6 (0.99%) Biometrics
10 6 (0.99%) STB
11 5 (0.82%) Blog
11 5 (0.82%) Replication
11 5 (0.82%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 98 (16.12%) Linux
2 49 (8.06%) Apple iOS
3 46 (7.57%) Android
4 33 (5.43%) Windows
5 12 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (1.64%) UNIX
7 7 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.66%) Solaris
8 4 (0.66%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
10 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (21.71%) TDD
3 129 (21.22%) OO
4 108 (17.76%) Scrum
5 100 (16.45%) SDLC
6 96 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 85 (13.98%) MVC
8 62 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 58 (9.54%) BDD
10 56 (9.21%) Project Management
11 51 (8.39%) Unit Testing
11 51 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 42 (6.91%) Coaching
13 41 (6.74%) OOP
14 39 (6.41%) Kanban
15 38 (6.25%) iOS Development
16 37 (6.09%) Open Source
17 36 (5.92%) Agile Testing
18 35 (5.76%) DevOps
19 32 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 274 (45.07%) C#
2 248 (40.79%) SQL
3 195 (32.07%) Java
4 173 (28.45%) JavaScript
5 120 (19.74%) PHP
6 100 (16.45%) C++
7 62 (10.20%) Python
8 49 (8.06%) T-SQL
8 49 (8.06%) VB
9 46 (7.57%) Ruby
10 38 (6.25%) Perl
11 34 (5.59%) C
12 17 (2.80%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.63%) VB6
13 16 (2.63%) Bash Shell
14 14 (2.30%) Scala
15 12 (1.97%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.64%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.48%) Groovy
18 8 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (19.90%) Degree
2 13 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.49%) ISEB
4 2 (0.33%) MCSE
4 2 (0.33%) MCSA
5 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.47%) QA
2 4 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.82%) Docker
3 4 (0.66%) HDFS
3 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.66%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.62%) Salt
2 22 (3.62%) Puppet
3 4 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.66%) Nagios
3 4 (0.66%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.66%) Ansible
3 4 (0.66%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.33%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.33%) Graphite
5 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 100 (16.45%) Oracle
2 49 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 27 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.32%) Apple
5 6 (0.99%) Google
5 6 (0.99%) Splunk
6 4 (0.66%) VMware
6 4 (0.66%) New Relic
6 4 (0.66%) SaltStack
6 4 (0.66%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.49%) Sybase
8 2 (0.33%) IBM
8 2 (0.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.33%) Perforce
8 2 (0.33%) StreamServe
8 2 (0.33%) Zend
8 2 (0.33%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.16%) Twitter
9 1 (0.16%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.16%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000- £100,000+ with a very competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday