The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 63 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 194 171 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.98% 4.84% 7.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 5.88% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 183 130 217
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4059 2909 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.30% 82.27% 79.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 2220 2182
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 -16 152 £42,500 +8.97% 22
Halifax +3 20 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Bradford -9 4 £43,750 +9.37% 1
Wetherby -5 3 £47,500 -5.00%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 176 (46.07%) .NET
2 168 (43.98%) C#
3 125 (32.72%) SQL
4 106 (27.75%) SQL Server
5 102 (26.70%) Java
5 102 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (25.39%) OO
7 95 (24.87%) XML
8 94 (24.61%) Web Services
9 89 (23.30%) Degree
10 87 (22.77%) HTML
11 82 (21.47%) Scrum
12 80 (20.94%) JavaScript
13 76 (19.90%) ASP.NET
14 63 (16.49%) Microsoft
15 62 (16.23%) Finance
16 57 (14.92%) Oracle
17 56 (14.66%) OOP
18 55 (14.40%) TDD
19 54 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
20 53 (13.87%) Computer Science
21 51 (13.35%) Apache
22 50 (13.09%) MVC
23 48 (12.57%) Spring
24 46 (12.04%) Windows
24 46 (12.04%) J2EE
25 44 (11.52%) C++
25 44 (11.52%) Linux
25 44 (11.52%) .NET Framework
26 43 (11.26%) MS Excel

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 51 (13.35%) Apache
2 21 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.40%) Node.js
4 8 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.83%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.57%) IIS
6 6 (1.57%) OpenEdge
7 5 (1.31%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.05%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.79%) Drupal
9 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.79%) CICS
10 2 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.52%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.52%) CMS
10 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 43 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.05%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
4 2 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.31%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.26%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.62%) HTTP
2 9 (2.36%) Internet
3 8 (2.09%) DVB
4 7 (1.83%) FTP
5 6 (1.57%) Intranet
6 2 (0.52%) Network Security
7 1 (0.26%) LAN
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (27.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.28%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.02%) Hadoop
4 20 (5.24%) Apache Hive
5 19 (4.97%) Riak
5 19 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.66%) MySQL
8 12 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.14%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.09%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.31%) Big Data
11 5 (1.31%) HBase
11 5 (1.31%) Redis
12 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (10.21%) Visual Studio
3 26 (6.81%) Maven
4 18 (4.71%) JUnit
5 10 (2.62%) Subversion
6 9 (2.36%) Selenium
7 7 (1.83%) Ant
7 7 (1.83%) Behat
7 7 (1.83%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.57%) Automake
8 6 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.57%) Hudson
8 6 (1.57%) NUnit
9 5 (1.31%) MorphX
9 5 (1.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.05%) ReSharper
10 4 (1.05%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.79%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.79%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 62 (16.23%) Finance
2 14 (3.66%) Banking
2 14 (3.66%) Legal
3 9 (2.36%) Electronics
4 7 (1.83%) Law
5 4 (1.05%) Games
5 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.79%) Retail
7 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 158 (41.36%) Developer
2 150 (39.27%) Software Engineer
3 55 (14.40%) Software Developer
4 42 (10.99%) Senior Software Engineer
5 36 (9.42%) Java Developer
5 36 (9.42%) .NET Developer
6 27 (7.07%) Senior Developer
7 24 (6.28%) Team Leader
8 23 (6.02%) Java Software Engineer
8 23 (6.02%) C# Developer
9 22 (5.76%) ScrumMaster
9 22 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (4.71%) Junior
10 18 (4.71%) Junior Developer
11 17 (4.45%) Architect
12 15 (3.93%) Lead Developer
12 15 (3.93%) Software Team Leader
13 14 (3.66%) J2EE Team Leader
13 14 (3.66%) C# Software Engineer
13 14 (3.66%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (46.07%) .NET
2 95 (24.87%) XML
3 94 (24.61%) Web Services
4 87 (22.77%) HTML
5 76 (19.90%) ASP.NET
6 48 (12.57%) Spring
7 46 (12.04%) J2EE
8 44 (11.52%) .NET Framework
9 43 (11.26%) WinForms
10 41 (10.73%) Hibernate
11 37 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (9.16%) CSS
13 33 (8.64%) WCF
13 33 (8.64%) jQuery
14 31 (8.12%) SOAP
15 27 (7.07%) WPF
16 25 (6.54%) HTML5
16 25 (6.54%) MapReduce
17 24 (6.28%) Java EE
18 22 (5.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.73%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.97%) Open Source
4 17 (4.45%) Mathematics
5 16 (4.19%) NHS
5 16 (4.19%) DTV
6 12 (3.14%) STB
7 7 (1.83%) MPEG
8 6 (1.57%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.31%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.05%) Firmware
10 4 (1.05%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.79%) W3C
11 3 (0.79%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.79%) GIS
11 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.52%) DataPower
12 2 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.52%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.04%) Windows
2 44 (11.52%) Linux
3 20 (5.24%) UNIX
4 10 (2.62%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (1.57%) Android
6 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.31%) Solaris
7 3 (0.79%) zOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (25.39%) OO
3 82 (21.47%) Scrum
4 56 (14.66%) OOP
5 55 (14.40%) TDD
6 50 (13.09%) MVC
7 41 (10.73%) Project Management
8 37 (9.69%) B2C
9 30 (7.85%) SOA
10 29 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (7.07%) Unit Testing
12 26 (6.81%) Waterfall
13 25 (6.54%) Data Transformation
14 24 (6.28%) Multithreading
14 24 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (6.02%) UML
16 19 (4.97%) BDD
17 18 (4.71%) Web Development
18 17 (4.45%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (4.19%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 168 (43.98%) C#
2 125 (32.72%) SQL
3 102 (26.70%) Java
4 80 (20.94%) JavaScript
5 44 (11.52%) C++
6 36 (9.42%) C
7 29 (7.59%) VB
8 27 (7.07%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.76%) PHP
9 22 (5.76%) Python
10 18 (4.71%) VB.NET
11 17 (4.45%) VB6
12 16 (4.19%) Ruby
13 11 (2.88%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.88%) Perl
14 8 (2.09%) COBOL
14 8 (2.09%) Scala
15 7 (1.83%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.83%) Groovy
16 6 (1.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 89 (23.30%) Degree
2 14 (3.66%) HND
3 6 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.52%) MCTS
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.33%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) FATCA
2 5 (1.31%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (4.71%) Puppet
2 17 (4.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.26%) OpenView
3 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.26%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 63 (16.49%) Microsoft
2 57 (14.92%) Oracle
3 6 (1.57%) Cisco
4 5 (1.31%) IBM
4 5 (1.31%) JBoss
4 5 (1.31%) CODA
4 5 (1.31%) Reuters
4 5 (1.31%) Cloudera
5 4 (1.05%) Typemock
5 4 (1.05%) Red Gate
6 3 (0.79%) Zend
6 3 (0.79%) Progress
7 2 (0.52%) Kony
8 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.26%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe
8 1 (0.26%) BMC
8 1 (0.26%) Embarcadero
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum c£40K-£50k + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago