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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 63 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 185 220 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.66% 5.67% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 7.17% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 176 182 237
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4154 3070 2786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.29% 79.14% 77.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 2405 2325
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -29 128 £42,250 +11.18% 19
Halifax -5 27 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Bradford -23 6 £36,000 -1.36%
Hebden Bridge - 5 - -
Wakefield -4 1 £42,000 +20.00%
Huddersfield -9 1 £39,500 +43.63%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 193 (54.67%) .NET
2 182 (51.56%) C#
3 138 (39.09%) SQL Server
4 117 (33.14%) SQL
5 106 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (28.33%) HTML
6 100 (28.33%) ASP.NET
7 99 (28.05%) OO
8 93 (26.35%) JavaScript
9 84 (23.80%) Microsoft
10 83 (23.51%) XML
11 82 (23.23%) Scrum
12 77 (21.81%) Java
12 77 (21.81%) Degree
13 75 (21.25%) Web Services
14 71 (20.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 62 (17.56%) Oracle
15 62 (17.56%) WinForms
15 62 (17.56%) Finance
16 56 (15.86%) OOP
16 56 (15.86%) .NET Framework
17 51 (14.45%) Windows
17 51 (14.45%) CSS
18 48 (13.60%) TDD
19 46 (13.03%) WCF
20 45 (12.75%) Apache
20 45 (12.75%) MVC
21 43 (12.18%) MS Excel
22 41 (11.61%) Linux
22 41 (11.61%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (12.75%) Apache
2 17 (4.82%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.53%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.55%) GlassFish
6 7 (1.98%) CICS
6 7 (1.98%) IIS
7 6 (1.70%) OpenEdge
8 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.13%) Node.js
10 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.85%) Drupal
10 3 (0.85%) CMS
10 3 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.57%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 43 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.85%) MS Project
3 2 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.85%) CODA-Financials
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.28%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.97%) SaaS
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.28%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.68%) FTP
2 8 (2.27%) DVB
3 7 (1.98%) HTTP
4 6 (1.70%) Intranet
4 6 (1.70%) Internet
5 4 (1.13%) Network Security
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (39.09%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (5.95%) Relational Database
6 20 (5.67%) MySQL
7 18 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.12%) Apache Hive
9 11 (3.12%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.83%) Riak
11 8 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.27%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (1.13%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 71 (20.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (9.63%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.10%) Maven
4 17 (4.82%) JUnit
5 14 (3.97%) Subversion
6 10 (2.83%) NUnit
7 7 (1.98%) Ant
8 6 (1.70%) MSTest
9 5 (1.42%) MorphX
10 4 (1.13%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.13%) Rational Application Developer
11 3 (0.85%) Selenium
12 2 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.57%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.57%) ClearQuest
12 2 (0.57%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.57%) JMeter
12 2 (0.57%) JIRA
12 2 (0.57%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 62 (17.56%) Finance
2 14 (3.97%) Legal
3 10 (2.83%) Banking
4 8 (2.27%) Electronics
5 7 (1.98%) Law
6 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.57%) Retail
7 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.57%) Games
7 2 (0.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 163 (46.18%) Developer
2 138 (39.09%) Software Engineer
3 49 (13.88%) .NET Developer
4 48 (13.60%) Software Developer
5 37 (10.48%) C# Developer
6 34 (9.63%) Senior Developer
7 31 (8.78%) Java Developer
8 29 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 28 (7.93%) Senior Software Engineer
10 25 (7.08%) C# Software Engineer
11 22 (6.23%) .NET Software Engineer
11 22 (6.23%) Java Software Engineer
12 19 (5.38%) Lead Developer
13 18 (5.10%) ScrumMaster
14 16 (4.53%) Team Leader
15 14 (3.97%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (3.97%) Junior Developer
15 14 (3.97%) Senior Software Developer
15 14 (3.97%) Programmer
15 14 (3.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (54.67%) .NET
2 100 (28.33%) HTML
2 100 (28.33%) ASP.NET
3 83 (23.51%) XML
4 75 (21.25%) Web Services
5 62 (17.56%) WinForms
6 56 (15.86%) .NET Framework
7 51 (14.45%) CSS
8 46 (13.03%) WCF
9 41 (11.61%) Spring
10 37 (10.48%) J2EE
11 36 (10.20%) Hibernate
11 36 (10.20%) WPF
12 33 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (9.35%) jQuery
13 30 (8.50%) Java EE
14 25 (7.08%) Ajax
15 23 (6.52%) HTML5
16 19 (5.38%) SOAP
17 18 (5.10%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.61%) Computer Science
2 34 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.82%) NHS
3 17 (4.82%) DTV
4 16 (4.53%) Mathematics
4 16 (4.53%) Open Source
5 13 (3.68%) STB
6 9 (2.55%) MPEG
7 7 (1.98%) Equities
7 7 (1.98%) W3C
7 7 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.57%) DataPower
10 2 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.28%) iPhone
11 1 (0.28%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 51 (14.45%) Windows
2 41 (11.61%) Linux
3 17 (4.82%) UNIX
4 9 (2.55%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (2.27%) zOS
6 7 (1.98%) Solaris
7 3 (0.85%) CentOS
7 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.85%) SUSE
7 3 (0.85%) Debian
8 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (28.05%) OO
3 82 (23.23%) Scrum
4 56 (15.86%) OOP
5 48 (13.60%) TDD
6 45 (12.75%) MVC
7 38 (10.76%) Project Management
8 35 (9.92%) Waterfall
9 30 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (7.37%) UML
11 23 (6.52%) Multithreading
12 21 (5.95%) DSDM
12 21 (5.95%) Web Development
13 20 (5.67%) Unit Testing
13 20 (5.67%) B2C
14 18 (5.10%) RUP
14 18 (5.10%) SOA
15 16 (4.53%) E-Commerce
16 15 (4.25%) BDD
16 15 (4.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 182 (51.56%) C#
2 117 (33.14%) SQL
3 93 (26.35%) JavaScript
4 77 (21.81%) Java
5 38 (10.76%) T-SQL
6 35 (9.92%) VB
7 29 (8.22%) C
8 27 (7.65%) C++
9 25 (7.08%) PHP
10 23 (6.52%) VB6
11 22 (6.23%) VB.NET
12 17 (4.82%) Python
13 15 (4.25%) Ruby
14 11 (3.12%) Groovy
14 11 (3.12%) Perl
15 10 (2.83%) COBOL
16 9 (2.55%) Scala
16 9 (2.55%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.70%) X++
18 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (21.81%) Degree
2 5 (1.42%) ISTQB
2 5 (1.42%) HND
3 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.57%) MCTS
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.52%) QA
2 6 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) COBIT
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (3.12%) Puppet
2 10 (2.83%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 84 (23.80%) Microsoft
2 62 (17.56%) Oracle
3 9 (2.55%) JBoss
4 6 (1.70%) Zend
5 5 (1.42%) Reuters
6 4 (1.13%) Progress
6 4 (1.13%) IBM
7 3 (0.85%) Cisco
7 3 (0.85%) CODA
7 3 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.57%) BEA
8 2 (0.57%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.57%) ATG
8 2 (0.57%) Kony
9 1 (0.28%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.28%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.28%) Typemock
9 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.28%) Capita
9 1 (0.28%) Infragistics
West Yorkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum C£45k - £55k
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 per annum C£55k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 per annum C£50K + SUPERB BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago