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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 70 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 165 167 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.50% 3.90% 4.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 4.72% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 154 146 164
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
4078 3538 3235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.56% 82.64% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3253 2764 2707
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -3 117 £40,000 - 13
Halifax +15 17 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Bradford -22 9 £40,000 - 2
Huddersfield +9 8 £30,000 -50.00%
Wakefield -9 6 £35,000 +75.00%
Wetherby -9 5 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 208 (60.47%) .NET
2 203 (59.01%) C#
3 139 (40.41%) SQL
4 133 (38.66%) SQL Server
5 125 (36.34%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (33.72%) XML
7 114 (33.14%) ASP.NET
8 104 (30.23%) MVC
9 101 (29.36%) Java
10 90 (26.16%) JavaScript
10 90 (26.16%) Oracle
11 79 (22.97%) OO
12 75 (21.80%) HTML
12 75 (21.80%) Web Services
13 68 (19.77%) WPF
14 67 (19.48%) Degree
15 61 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (17.44%) Microsoft
16 60 (17.44%) .NET Framework
17 53 (15.41%) TDD
18 52 (15.12%) CSS
19 50 (14.53%) Project Management
20 49 (14.24%) Visual Studio
21 45 (13.08%) MS Excel
22 44 (12.79%) WCF
23 42 (12.21%) LAMP
24 40 (11.63%) SOAP
25 38 (11.05%) Linux
25 38 (11.05%) Silverlight
26 37 (10.76%) J2EE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (4.94%) Apache
2 13 (3.78%) Node.js
3 10 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.33%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.03%) IIS
6 4 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.87%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.58%) nginx
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.58%) CMS
9 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.29%) JBoss
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.29%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 45 (13.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.16%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) Blender
4 1 (0.29%) Maya
4 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.07%) SaaS
2 7 (2.03%) Force.com
3 5 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.27%) HTTP
2 13 (3.78%) Internet
3 9 (2.62%) DVB
4 6 (1.74%) DNS
4 6 (1.74%) SSL
4 6 (1.74%) DHCP
5 4 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.87%) Firewall
6 3 (0.87%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) LTE
7 1 (0.29%) 4G
7 1 (0.29%) VoLTE
7 1 (0.29%) RTP
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) GSM
7 1 (0.29%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (38.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (4.36%) MySQL
4 12 (3.49%) Big Data
5 9 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.74%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.45%) Redis
10 4 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.16%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.87%) Riak
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.58%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 49 (14.24%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (7.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 16 (4.65%) SpecFlow
5 13 (3.78%) ReSharper
6 12 (3.49%) Moq
6 12 (3.49%) SoapUI
7 9 (2.62%) Selenium
8 8 (2.33%) FitNesse
9 7 (2.03%) Subversion
10 4 (1.16%) JUnit
10 4 (1.16%) JIRA
10 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.16%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.16%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.58%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.58%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.29%) Redmine
13 1 (0.29%) Behat
General
1 37 (10.76%) Finance
2 26 (7.56%) Retail
3 13 (3.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (3.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.03%) Publishing
6 5 (1.45%) Games
7 2 (0.58%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 162 (47.09%) Developer
2 148 (43.02%) Software Engineer
3 69 (20.06%) Software Developer
4 62 (18.02%) .NET Developer
5 48 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 36 (10.47%) Senior Software Engineer
7 32 (9.30%) C# Software Engineer
8 30 (8.72%) C# Developer
9 28 (8.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 27 (7.85%) Senior Software Developer
11 26 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (7.56%) Architect
12 23 (6.69%) .NET Software Engineer
13 20 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
14 17 (4.94%) Junior
15 15 (4.36%) Java Developer
16 10 (2.91%) Graduate
16 10 (2.91%) Junior Developer
17 9 (2.62%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (60.47%) .NET
2 116 (33.72%) XML
3 114 (33.14%) ASP.NET
4 75 (21.80%) HTML
4 75 (21.80%) Web Services
5 68 (19.77%) WPF
6 61 (17.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (17.44%) .NET Framework
8 52 (15.12%) CSS
9 44 (12.79%) WCF
10 42 (12.21%) LAMP
11 40 (11.63%) SOAP
12 38 (11.05%) Silverlight
13 37 (10.76%) J2EE
14 29 (8.43%) Java EE
14 29 (8.43%) WinForms
14 29 (8.43%) Spring
15 28 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (7.85%) Hibernate
17 21 (6.10%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.76%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 16 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 12 (3.49%) Open Source
5 8 (2.33%) STB
5 8 (2.33%) DTV
5 8 (2.33%) User Experience
6 6 (1.74%) NHS
7 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.87%) Equities
7 3 (0.87%) GIS
7 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.87%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.29%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.29%) Animation
9 1 (0.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.05%) Linux
2 31 (9.01%) Android
3 13 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.20%) Windows
5 4 (1.16%) UNIX
6 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.58%) Solaris
8 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.34%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (30.23%) MVC
3 79 (22.97%) OO
4 53 (15.41%) TDD
5 50 (14.53%) Project Management
6 29 (8.43%) SOA
7 28 (8.14%) OOP
8 25 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (7.27%) Android Development
9 24 (6.98%) Scrum
10 23 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (6.40%) UML
11 22 (6.40%) BDD
12 21 (6.10%) Multithreading
13 18 (5.23%) Automated Testing
13 18 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.36%) Line Management
15 14 (4.07%) B2C
16 13 (3.78%) OOA/OOD
16 13 (3.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 203 (59.01%) C#
2 139 (40.41%) SQL
3 101 (29.36%) Java
4 90 (26.16%) JavaScript
5 29 (8.43%) PHP
6 26 (7.56%) VB
7 25 (7.27%) C++
8 15 (4.36%) C
9 13 (3.78%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.91%) VB6
11 9 (2.62%) Ruby
11 9 (2.62%) Embedded C
11 9 (2.62%) Python
12 8 (2.33%) Embedded C++
12 8 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.03%) PHP5
14 4 (1.16%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.29%) R
16 1 (0.29%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 67 (19.48%) Degree
2 3 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.58%) MCSE
3 2 (0.58%) MCSA
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.29%) ISEB
4 1 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.78%) QA
2 7 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) WCAG
4 1 (0.29%) WAI
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (3.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.87%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.29%) Firmware
3 1 (0.29%) Varnish
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 90 (26.16%) Oracle
2 60 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.49%) Apple
4 3 (0.87%) LexisNexis
5 1 (0.29%) Progress
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy
5 1 (0.29%) Perforce
5 1 (0.29%) Zend
5 1 (0.29%) Tableau
5 1 (0.29%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, Health, Life Assurance, Fle
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Blue Town Online
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Icelolly Marketing Limited
Salary: Competitive salary, great working environment, flexible working
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 24 days ago