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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 63 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 186 154 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.60% 3.97% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.64% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 162 147 179
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 £53,950 £50,000 £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
4340 3322 3002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.91% 85.62% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 2714 2486
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 0 134 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Halifax +14 26 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Wakefield -9 7 £30,000 +50.00%
Huddersfield +11 6 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Bradford -36 4 £44,250 +10.62%
Wetherby - 4 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 182 (49.59%) C#
2 179 (48.77%) .NET
3 172 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (36.78%) SQL
5 119 (32.43%) Java
6 108 (29.43%) XML
7 102 (27.79%) SQL Server
8 92 (25.07%) JavaScript
9 89 (24.25%) Web Services
10 87 (23.71%) MVC
11 82 (22.34%) OO
12 80 (21.80%) ASP.NET
13 70 (19.07%) Oracle
13 70 (19.07%) HTML
14 67 (18.26%) Degree
15 53 (14.44%) TDD
16 49 (13.35%) Finance
16 49 (13.35%) J2EE
16 49 (13.35%) Project Management
16 49 (13.35%) .NET Framework
17 48 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 46 (12.53%) Microsoft
18 46 (12.53%) Visual Studio
18 46 (12.53%) SOAP
19 43 (11.72%) CSS
20 42 (11.44%) OOP
21 41 (11.17%) WCF
21 41 (11.17%) Enterprise Software
22 40 (10.90%) WPF
22 40 (10.90%) Linux

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 35 (9.54%) Apache
2 15 (4.09%) Node.js
3 11 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.45%) NServiceBus
5 7 (1.91%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.82%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.82%) nginx
8 3 (0.82%) IIS
8 3 (0.82%) CICS
9 2 (0.54%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.54%) JBoss
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 36 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.09%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) Blender
4 1 (0.27%) Maya
4 1 (0.27%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.00%) SaaS
2 7 (1.91%) Force.com
3 4 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.18%) HTTP
2 13 (3.54%) Internet
3 3 (0.82%) SSL
4 2 (0.54%) SSH
4 2 (0.54%) DVB
4 2 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.54%) DNS
4 2 (0.54%) DHCP
4 2 (0.54%) FTP
5 1 (0.27%) GSM
5 1 (0.27%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.27%) RTP
5 1 (0.27%) LTE
5 1 (0.27%) 4G
5 1 (0.27%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (27.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.63%) Hadoop
3 14 (3.81%) Apache Hive
3 14 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.54%) MySQL
5 12 (3.27%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.00%) Riak
7 8 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.18%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.36%) Big Data
8 5 (1.36%) HBase
8 5 (1.36%) Redis
9 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (12.53%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.09%) Selenium
3 15 (4.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (3.81%) JUnit
5 11 (3.00%) Subversion
6 10 (2.72%) Maven
7 9 (2.45%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.45%) SpecFlow
7 9 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.63%) Behat
8 6 (1.63%) Hudson
9 5 (1.36%) Automake
10 4 (1.09%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.09%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.54%) JIRA
11 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.54%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.54%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.27%) Grunt
General
1 49 (13.35%) Finance
2 10 (2.72%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.63%) Games
3 6 (1.63%) Retail
4 5 (1.36%) Banking
5 3 (0.82%) Electronics
6 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.27%) Legal
6 1 (0.27%) Publishing
6 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 178 (48.50%) Developer
2 142 (38.69%) Software Engineer
3 82 (22.34%) Software Developer
4 58 (15.80%) .NET Developer
5 39 (10.63%) Senior Developer
6 38 (10.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 32 (8.72%) Java Developer
7 32 (8.72%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (8.17%) C# Software Engineer
9 28 (7.63%) C# Developer
9 28 (7.63%) Architect
10 21 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (5.72%) Senior Software Developer
11 20 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
12 17 (4.63%) .NET Software Engineer
13 16 (4.36%) Junior Developer
13 16 (4.36%) Junior
14 12 (3.27%) Lead Developer
14 12 (3.27%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (48.77%) .NET
2 108 (29.43%) XML
3 89 (24.25%) Web Services
4 80 (21.80%) ASP.NET
5 70 (19.07%) HTML
6 49 (13.35%) J2EE
6 49 (13.35%) .NET Framework
7 48 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (12.53%) SOAP
9 43 (11.72%) CSS
10 41 (11.17%) WCF
11 40 (10.90%) WPF
12 38 (10.35%) LAMP
13 37 (10.08%) Spring
14 35 (9.54%) Hibernate
15 31 (8.45%) Java EE
16 29 (7.90%) WinForms
17 27 (7.36%) WSDL
17 27 (7.36%) Silverlight
18 19 (5.18%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.17%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.63%) Open Source
3 17 (4.63%) Algorithms
4 11 (3.00%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.72%) User Experience
6 5 (1.36%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.36%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.09%) GIS
8 3 (0.82%) NHS
8 3 (0.82%) W3C
8 3 (0.82%) DTV
8 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.54%) Equities
9 2 (0.54%) STB
9 2 (0.54%) PDA
9 2 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.90%) Linux
2 19 (5.18%) Android
3 14 (3.81%) Windows
4 7 (1.91%) UNIX
5 5 (1.36%) Solaris
6 3 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.82%) zOS
6 3 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (46.87%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (23.71%) MVC
3 82 (22.34%) OO
4 53 (14.44%) TDD
5 49 (13.35%) Project Management
6 42 (11.44%) OOP
7 36 (9.81%) SOA
8 35 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (8.99%) Scrum
10 29 (7.90%) B2C
11 23 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (5.72%) UML
12 21 (5.72%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.90%) Multithreading
14 17 (4.63%) Unit Testing
14 17 (4.63%) Data Transformation
14 17 (4.63%) MapReduce
15 16 (4.36%) BDD
16 14 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (3.54%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (49.59%) C#
2 135 (36.78%) SQL
3 119 (32.43%) Java
4 92 (25.07%) JavaScript
5 33 (8.99%) PHP
6 32 (8.72%) C++
7 21 (5.72%) Python
8 18 (4.90%) Ruby
9 17 (4.63%) C
10 16 (4.36%) VB
11 10 (2.72%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.45%) VB6
12 9 (2.45%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.18%) Scala
13 8 (2.18%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.18%) Perl
14 7 (1.91%) PHP5
15 6 (1.63%) COBOL
16 5 (1.36%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (18.26%) Degree
2 10 (2.72%) HND
3 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.54%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.72%) QA
2 5 (1.36%) FATCA
2 5 (1.36%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.82%) Firmware
3 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.54%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (2.45%) Puppet
2 8 (2.18%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.27%) Salt
3 1 (0.27%) OpenView
3 1 (0.27%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.27%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 70 (19.07%) Oracle
2 46 (12.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.36%) Cloudera
4 3 (0.82%) Typemock
4 3 (0.82%) Red Gate
4 3 (0.82%) Cisco
5 2 (0.54%) CODA
6 1 (0.27%) Remedy
6 1 (0.27%) BMC
6 1 (0.27%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.27%) Progress
6 1 (0.27%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, Travel
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£65k
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: From £39,239 to £47,088 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum + Benefits-Pension, Childcare vouche
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 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
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago