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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 72 70 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 176 125 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.45% 3.38% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 3.93% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 155 118 213
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
4251 3178 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.29% 85.82% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3275 2525 2573
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 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 19 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 +7 135 £42,500 +6.25% 20
Halifax +17 24 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Bradford -30 4 £44,250 +10.62% 1
Wakefield - 4 £28,750 - 2
Wetherby - 3 £45,000 - 1
Huddersfield +2 2 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 194 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (48.41%) .NET
3 178 (47.09%) C#
4 134 (35.45%) SQL
5 117 (30.95%) Java
6 107 (28.31%) XML
7 98 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 94 (24.87%) Web Services
9 82 (21.69%) OO
10 77 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 77 (20.37%) Degree
11 74 (19.58%) ASP.NET
12 72 (19.05%) HTML
13 71 (18.78%) MVC
14 62 (16.40%) Oracle
15 54 (14.29%) Finance
16 52 (13.76%) TDD
17 50 (13.23%) Computer Science
18 49 (12.96%) J2EE
19 48 (12.70%) Visual Studio
19 48 (12.70%) .NET Framework
20 47 (12.43%) SOAP
20 47 (12.43%) Microsoft
20 47 (12.43%) WCF
21 46 (12.17%) OOP
22 45 (11.90%) Linux
23 44 (11.64%) Project Management
24 42 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
24 42 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
25 41 (10.85%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 41 (10.85%) Apache
2 14 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.44%) Node.js
4 9 (2.38%) NServiceBus
4 9 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.79%) OpenEdge
7 3 (0.79%) CICS
7 3 (0.79%) IIS
7 3 (0.79%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.53%) Drupal
8 2 (0.53%) nginx
8 2 (0.53%) CMS
8 2 (0.53%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.53%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 38 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.06%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.26%) osCommerce
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.12%) SaaS
2 6 (1.59%) Force.com
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.97%) HTTP
2 11 (2.91%) Internet
3 2 (0.53%) DVB
3 2 (0.53%) FTP
3 2 (0.53%) 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 98 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 18 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 17 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (4.50%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.97%) Riak
6 14 (3.70%) MySQL
7 11 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.38%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.32%) Big Data
10 5 (1.32%) HBase
10 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.23%) Selenium
4 15 (3.97%) JUnit
5 14 (3.70%) Maven
6 11 (2.91%) Subversion
7 10 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (2.38%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.12%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.85%) Behat
11 6 (1.59%) Automake
11 6 (1.59%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.59%) Hudson
12 4 (1.06%) NUnit
12 4 (1.06%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.79%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.53%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.53%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.53%) ClearQuest
General
1 54 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
2 7 (1.85%) Banking
3 4 (1.06%) Retail
3 4 (1.06%) Games
4 3 (0.79%) Electronics
5 2 (0.53%) Legal
5 2 (0.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (46.83%) Developer
2 154 (40.74%) Software Engineer
3 77 (20.37%) Software Developer
4 48 (12.70%) .NET Developer
5 43 (11.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 36 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 31 (8.20%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (7.94%) C# Developer
8 30 (7.94%) Senior Developer
9 27 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
10 25 (6.61%) Architect
11 24 (6.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (4.50%) Junior
12 17 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (4.50%) Junior Developer
13 16 (4.23%) Team Leader
13 16 (4.23%) .NET Software Engineer
14 15 (3.97%) Senior Software Developer
14 15 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (3.70%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (48.41%) .NET
2 107 (28.31%) XML
3 94 (24.87%) Web Services
4 74 (19.58%) ASP.NET
5 72 (19.05%) HTML
6 49 (12.96%) J2EE
7 48 (12.70%) .NET Framework
8 47 (12.43%) SOAP
8 47 (12.43%) WCF
9 42 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (10.32%) Spring
11 36 (9.52%) Hibernate
11 36 (9.52%) CSS
12 35 (9.26%) LAMP
12 35 (9.26%) WPF
13 33 (8.73%) WinForms
14 29 (7.67%) Java EE
15 24 (6.35%) jQuery
16 23 (6.08%) WSDL
17 22 (5.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.23%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (5.03%) Open Source
4 13 (3.44%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.38%) User Experience
6 7 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.59%) DTV
7 6 (1.59%) NHS
7 6 (1.59%) STB
8 5 (1.32%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.79%) W3C
10 3 (0.79%) Firmware
10 3 (0.79%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.79%) GIS
11 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.53%) PDA
11 2 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.90%) Linux
2 23 (6.08%) Windows
3 15 (3.97%) Android
4 14 (3.70%) UNIX
5 5 (1.32%) Solaris
6 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.79%) zOS
7 3 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.69%) OO
3 71 (18.78%) MVC
4 52 (13.76%) TDD
5 46 (12.17%) OOP
6 44 (11.64%) Project Management
7 41 (10.85%) Scrum
8 37 (9.79%) B2C
9 34 (8.99%) SOA
10 30 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (6.08%) MapReduce
12 23 (6.08%) Data Transformation
13 22 (5.82%) UML
14 20 (5.29%) Multithreading
15 19 (5.03%) Unit Testing
15 19 (5.03%) Mentoring
16 17 (4.50%) Waterfall
17 16 (4.23%) Coaching
18 14 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 178 (47.09%) C#
2 134 (35.45%) SQL
3 117 (30.95%) Java
4 77 (20.37%) JavaScript
5 37 (9.79%) C++
6 35 (9.26%) PHP
7 23 (6.08%) Python
8 22 (5.82%) C
9 16 (4.23%) VB
10 13 (3.44%) VB.NET
10 13 (3.44%) Ruby
11 12 (3.17%) VB6
12 11 (2.91%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.91%) Perl
13 9 (2.38%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.38%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.12%) Scala
14 8 (2.12%) COBOL
15 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.59%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 77 (20.37%) Degree
2 14 (3.70%) HND
3 7 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.26%) MCTS
5 1 (0.26%) ISEB
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.35%) QA
2 5 (1.32%) FATCA
2 5 (1.32%) AIFMD
System Software
1 5 (1.32%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.53%) Varnish
2 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (3.17%) Puppet
1 12 (3.17%) 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 62 (16.40%) Oracle
2 47 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.59%) Cisco
4 5 (1.32%) CODA
4 5 (1.32%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.06%) Typemock
5 4 (1.06%) Red Gate
6 3 (0.79%) IBM
7 2 (0.53%) JBoss
7 2 (0.53%) Progress
7 2 (0.53%) Zend
8 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.26%) Tableau
8 1 (0.26%) Remedy
8 1 (0.26%) BMC
8 1 (0.26%) Embarcadero
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago