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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 26 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 353 167 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.53% 3.43% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.40% 4.04% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 263 146 109
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
4200 4130 3103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 89.57% 84.72% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3366 3203 2428
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +47 272 £43,000 +1.17% 29
Halifax +3 16 £35,000 - 1
Bradford -1 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Huddersfield - 14 £31,875 -
Wetherby +5 10 £27,500 -42.10%
Pudsey - 4 £35,000 -
Wakefield - 4 £35,000 -
Pontefract - 2 £30,000 -
Keighley - 1 £25,000 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 352 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (45.32%) .NET
3 274 (44.19%) C#
4 240 (38.71%) SQL
5 211 (34.03%) Java
6 192 (30.97%) HTML
7 190 (30.65%) JavaScript
8 150 (24.19%) ASP.NET
9 147 (23.71%) SQL Server
10 131 (21.13%) OO
11 126 (20.32%) Degree
12 122 (19.68%) TDD
13 119 (19.19%) PHP
14 118 (19.03%) WPF
15 115 (18.55%) HTML5
16 114 (18.39%) C++
17 107 (17.26%) Scrum
18 105 (16.94%) SDLC
19 99 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
20 96 (15.48%) Linux
21 94 (15.16%) Web Services
22 92 (14.84%) CSS
23 88 (14.19%) MVC
24 86 (13.87%) Oracle
24 86 (13.87%) NHS
25 82 (13.23%) Pharmaceutical
26 81 (13.06%) Retail
26 81 (13.06%) .NET Framework
27 80 (12.90%) WinForms
27 80 (12.90%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (8.23%) Node.js
2 22 (3.55%) Apache
3 11 (1.77%) Mule
3 11 (1.77%) Apache Pig
3 11 (1.77%) Mule ESB
4 9 (1.45%) IIS
5 8 (1.29%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.13%) SAS
7 6 (0.97%) JBoss
7 6 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.65%) CMS
9 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.32%) OpenCms
10 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.32%) Kentico
10 2 (0.32%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.65%) IaaS
2 4 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (0.65%) Sumo Logic
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.32%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.52%) Internet
2 7 (1.13%) SSL
3 6 (0.97%) DNS
3 6 (0.97%) RFID
4 4 (0.65%) HTTP
4 4 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.48%) Intranet
6 2 (0.32%) FTP
6 2 (0.32%) DHCP
6 2 (0.32%) Firewall
6 2 (0.32%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) DVB
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 57 (9.19%) MongoDB
3 54 (8.71%) MySQL
4 37 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.87%) Redis
7 20 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 17 (2.74%) CouchDB
9 13 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.77%) Apache Hive
12 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.97%) SQLite
14 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 76 (12.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (11.77%) Visual Studio
3 43 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 33 (5.32%) NUnit
5 32 (5.16%) MSTest
6 30 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 24 (3.87%) Subversion
8 18 (2.90%) Mercurial
8 18 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.94%) Maven
10 10 (1.61%) Xcode
11 9 (1.45%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.29%) Behat
12 8 (1.29%) Selenium
12 8 (1.29%) JUnit
13 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.65%) Gradle
13 4 (0.65%) Grunt
14 2 (0.32%) Hudson
14 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 82 (13.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 81 (13.06%) Retail
3 61 (9.84%) Finance
4 19 (3.06%) Marketing
5 14 (2.26%) Games
6 9 (1.45%) Banking
7 8 (1.29%) Electronics
8 5 (0.81%) Legal
9 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 312 (50.32%) Developer
2 304 (49.03%) Software Engineer
3 82 (13.23%) Senior Developer
4 78 (12.58%) Software Developer
5 53 (8.55%) Java Developer
6 46 (7.42%) .NET Developer
6 46 (7.42%) C# Software Engineer
7 45 (7.26%) C# Developer
8 41 (6.61%) Senior Software Engineer
9 36 (5.81%) Graduate
10 34 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 30 (4.84%) Junior
13 28 (4.52%) PHP Developer
13 28 (4.52%) .NET Software Engineer
14 27 (4.35%) Analyst
14 27 (4.35%) Applications Developer
15 21 (3.39%) Programmer
16 20 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
16 20 (3.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (45.32%) .NET
2 192 (30.97%) HTML
3 150 (24.19%) ASP.NET
4 118 (19.03%) WPF
5 115 (18.55%) HTML5
6 94 (15.16%) Web Services
7 92 (14.84%) CSS
8 81 (13.06%) .NET Framework
9 80 (12.90%) WinForms
9 80 (12.90%) XML
10 73 (11.77%) WCF
11 71 (11.45%) J2EE
12 63 (10.16%) Spring
13 52 (8.39%) jQuery
14 49 (7.90%) Java EE
14 49 (7.90%) Hibernate
15 45 (7.26%) Apache Flex
15 45 (7.26%) AngularJS
16 44 (7.10%) CSS3
17 38 (6.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 86 (13.87%) NHS
2 62 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 42 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (3.87%) User Experience
5 23 (3.71%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.74%) Client/Server
7 16 (2.58%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.58%) RIA
8 14 (2.26%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (1.45%) DTV
10 8 (1.29%) W3C
10 8 (1.29%) STB
11 7 (1.13%) Cryptography
12 6 (0.97%) Smartphone
12 6 (0.97%) Biometrics
12 6 (0.97%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.81%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.81%) Graphic Design
13 5 (0.81%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 96 (15.48%) Linux
2 54 (8.71%) Apple iOS
3 49 (7.90%) Android
4 33 (5.32%) Windows
5 12 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (1.29%) UNIX
8 4 (0.65%) Solaris
8 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.65%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.32%) CentOS
9 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
10 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (21.13%) OO
3 122 (19.68%) TDD
4 107 (17.26%) Scrum
5 105 (16.94%) SDLC
6 99 (15.97%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (14.19%) MVC
8 59 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 59 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 49 (7.90%) BDD
10 43 (6.94%) iOS Development
10 43 (6.94%) Project Management
11 40 (6.45%) Unit Testing
12 39 (6.29%) Coaching
13 38 (6.13%) Kanban
13 38 (6.13%) Automated Testing
14 37 (5.97%) Android Development
15 35 (5.65%) DevOps
15 35 (5.65%) Open Source
16 34 (5.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 274 (44.19%) C#
2 240 (38.71%) SQL
3 211 (34.03%) Java
4 190 (30.65%) JavaScript
5 119 (19.19%) PHP
6 114 (18.39%) C++
7 53 (8.55%) Python
8 52 (8.39%) T-SQL
9 48 (7.74%) VB
10 44 (7.10%) C
11 43 (6.94%) Perl
12 42 (6.77%) Ruby
13 18 (2.90%) VB6
14 17 (2.74%) Bash Shell
15 15 (2.42%) Scala
15 15 (2.42%) PL/SQL
15 15 (2.42%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.94%) Objective-C
17 11 (1.77%) Shell Script
18 10 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 126 (20.32%) Degree
2 11 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.48%) ISEB
4 2 (0.32%) MCSE
4 2 (0.32%) MCSA
5 1 (0.16%) PhD
5 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.94%) QA
2 4 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.81%) Docker
3 4 (0.65%) HDFS
3 4 (0.65%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.65%) KVM
4 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.32%) Firmware
4 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.55%) Salt
2 22 (3.55%) Puppet
3 4 (0.65%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.65%) Nagios
3 4 (0.65%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.65%) Ansible
3 4 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.32%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.32%) Graphite
5 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (13.87%) Oracle
2 39 (6.29%) Microsoft
3 32 (5.16%) Xamarin
4 8 (1.29%) Apple
4 8 (1.29%) VMware
5 6 (0.97%) Google
5 6 (0.97%) Splunk
6 4 (0.65%) New Relic
6 4 (0.65%) SaltStack
6 4 (0.65%) Rackspace
6 4 (0.65%) NetApp
7 3 (0.48%) Zend
8 2 (0.32%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.32%) Atmel
8 2 (0.32%) StreamServe
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.32%) Perforce
8 2 (0.32%) IBM
8 2 (0.32%) EMC
9 1 (0.16%) Borland
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Sky Bet
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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RMI International
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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