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

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 71 69 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 182 130 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.54% 3.46% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 4.04% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 159 126 205
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £42,500
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
4289 3219 3127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.39% 85.73% 81.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3310 2574 2607
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 September 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 29 September 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
(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 +9 135 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Halifax +17 25 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Wakefield - 5 £30,000 - 1
Huddersfield +9 4 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Bradford -34 4 £44,250 +10.62%
Wetherby - 3 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 192 (50.13%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (49.09%) .NET
3 183 (47.78%) C#
4 138 (36.03%) SQL
5 117 (30.55%) Java
6 109 (28.46%) XML
7 104 (27.15%) SQL Server
8 94 (24.54%) Web Services
9 83 (21.67%) JavaScript
9 83 (21.67%) OO
10 79 (20.63%) ASP.NET
11 78 (20.37%) MVC
12 75 (19.58%) HTML
13 74 (19.32%) Degree
14 67 (17.49%) Oracle
15 56 (14.62%) Finance
16 52 (13.58%) TDD
17 51 (13.32%) .NET Framework
18 50 (13.05%) J2EE
19 49 (12.79%) Microsoft
20 48 (12.53%) Visual Studio
20 48 (12.53%) SOAP
21 46 (12.01%) Project Management
21 46 (12.01%) Computer Science
21 46 (12.01%) WCF
21 46 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
22 45 (11.75%) OOP
23 44 (11.49%) Linux
24 42 (10.97%) CSS
25 41 (10.70%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 39 (10.18%) Apache
2 13 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.39%) Node.js
3 9 (2.35%) NServiceBus
3 9 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.09%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.78%) OpenEdge
6 3 (0.78%) CICS
6 3 (0.78%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.52%) Drupal
7 2 (0.52%) nginx
7 2 (0.52%) IIS
7 2 (0.52%) CMS
7 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 40 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.26%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.09%) SaaS
2 6 (1.57%) Force.com
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.44%) HTTP
2 11 (2.87%) Internet
3 2 (0.52%) DVB
3 2 (0.52%) FTP
3 2 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.26%) LTE
4 1 (0.26%) 4G
4 1 (0.26%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.26%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) GSM
4 1 (0.26%) LAN
4 1 (0.26%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.26%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (27.15%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.22%) Hadoop
3 19 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.44%) Apache Hive
5 16 (4.18%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.92%) MySQL
7 14 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.66%) Riak
8 9 (2.35%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.31%) Big Data
11 5 (1.31%) HBase
11 5 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.04%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (12.53%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.18%) Selenium
4 14 (3.66%) JUnit
5 13 (3.39%) Maven
6 12 (3.13%) Subversion
6 12 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 9 (2.35%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.09%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.83%) Behat
10 6 (1.57%) Automake
10 6 (1.57%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.57%) Hudson
11 5 (1.31%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.04%) NUnit
13 3 (0.78%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.78%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.52%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.52%) ClearQuest
14 2 (0.52%) ClearCase
General
1 56 (14.62%) Finance
2 7 (1.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (1.83%) Banking
3 6 (1.57%) Retail
4 4 (1.04%) Games
5 3 (0.78%) Electronics
6 2 (0.52%) Legal
6 2 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 184 (48.04%) Developer
2 154 (40.21%) Software Engineer
3 80 (20.89%) Software Developer
4 53 (13.84%) .NET Developer
5 43 (11.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 37 (9.66%) Senior Developer
7 34 (8.88%) Java Developer
8 31 (8.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 30 (7.83%) C# Developer
10 28 (7.31%) C# Software Engineer
11 27 (7.05%) Architect
12 24 (6.27%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (4.70%) Senior Software Developer
15 17 (4.44%) Junior Developer
15 17 (4.44%) Junior
16 16 (4.18%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (4.18%) .NET Software Engineer
17 14 (3.66%) ScrumMaster
17 14 (3.66%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (49.09%) .NET
2 109 (28.46%) XML
3 94 (24.54%) Web Services
4 79 (20.63%) ASP.NET
5 75 (19.58%) HTML
6 51 (13.32%) .NET Framework
7 50 (13.05%) J2EE
8 48 (12.53%) SOAP
9 46 (12.01%) WCF
9 46 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (10.97%) CSS
11 38 (9.92%) LAMP
12 37 (9.66%) Spring
12 37 (9.66%) WPF
13 35 (9.14%) Hibernate
14 33 (8.62%) WinForms
15 29 (7.57%) Java EE
16 24 (6.27%) WSDL
16 24 (6.27%) Silverlight
16 24 (6.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.01%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.70%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.22%) Algorithms
3 20 (5.22%) Open Source
4 12 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.35%) User Experience
6 6 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.57%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.31%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.31%) DTV
7 5 (1.31%) NHS
7 5 (1.31%) STB
8 4 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.78%) W3C
9 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.78%) GIS
10 2 (0.52%) PDA
10 2 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.49%) Linux
2 22 (5.74%) Windows
3 16 (4.18%) Android
4 13 (3.39%) UNIX
5 5 (1.31%) Solaris
6 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.78%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.78%) zOS
7 3 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (50.13%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (21.67%) OO
3 78 (20.37%) MVC
4 52 (13.58%) TDD
5 46 (12.01%) Project Management
6 45 (11.75%) OOP
7 40 (10.44%) Scrum
8 36 (9.40%) SOA
9 35 (9.14%) B2C
10 30 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (6.01%) UML
13 22 (5.74%) MapReduce
13 22 (5.74%) Data Transformation
13 22 (5.74%) Mentoring
14 19 (4.96%) Multithreading
15 18 (4.70%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.70%) Waterfall
16 15 (3.92%) Coaching
17 14 (3.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 183 (47.78%) C#
2 138 (36.03%) SQL
3 117 (30.55%) Java
4 83 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 37 (9.66%) C++
6 36 (9.40%) PHP
7 22 (5.74%) Python
7 22 (5.74%) C
8 15 (3.92%) VB
9 13 (3.39%) Ruby
10 12 (3.13%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.87%) VB6
11 11 (2.87%) Perl
12 10 (2.61%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.35%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.35%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.09%) Scala
14 8 (2.09%) COBOL
15 7 (1.83%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.83%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 74 (19.32%) Degree
2 13 (3.39%) HND
3 6 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.52%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB
5 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.27%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) FATCA
2 5 (1.31%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.78%) Firmware
3 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (2.87%) Puppet
1 11 (2.87%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.26%) OpenView
2 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.26%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 67 (17.49%) Oracle
2 49 (12.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.31%) CODA
3 5 (1.31%) Cisco
3 5 (1.31%) Cloudera
4 4 (1.04%) Typemock
4 4 (1.04%) Red Gate
5 3 (0.78%) IBM
6 2 (0.52%) JBoss
6 2 (0.52%) Progress
6 2 (0.52%) Zend
7 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.26%) Tableau
7 1 (0.26%) Remedy
7 1 (0.26%) BMC
7 1 (0.26%) Embarcadero
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, Shares
Posted: 7 days ago
Wetherby
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago