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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 26 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 347 197 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.50% 3.95% 5.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 4.59% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 244 187 140
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £60,000
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
4047 4295 2956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 87.52% 86.02% 83.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3211 3437 2260
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +42 263 £42,500 +6.25% 33
Halifax 0 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Bradford -20 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Wetherby +8 6 £27,500 -38.13% 1
Huddersfield - 5 £37,000 - 4
Pudsey - 3 £35,000 - 1
Keighley - 2 £25,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £38,000 - 2
Dewsbury - 1 £57,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 328 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (48.52%) .NET
3 243 (45.00%) C#
4 220 (40.74%) SQL
5 158 (29.26%) Java
6 149 (27.59%) SQL Server
7 142 (26.30%) JavaScript
8 132 (24.44%) ASP.NET
9 129 (23.89%) HTML
10 126 (23.33%) TDD
11 116 (21.48%) OO
12 110 (20.37%) Degree
13 100 (18.52%) PHP
14 99 (18.33%) Oracle
15 97 (17.96%) Scrum
16 93 (17.22%) XML
16 93 (17.22%) WPF
17 87 (16.11%) Web Services
18 86 (15.93%) SDLC
19 84 (15.56%) C++
20 83 (15.37%) MVC
20 83 (15.37%) HTML5
20 83 (15.37%) .NET Framework
21 80 (14.81%) Linux
22 79 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
23 77 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
24 74 (13.70%) Retail
25 73 (13.52%) Visual Studio
25 73 (13.52%) WCF
26 70 (12.96%) WinForms

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 40 (7.41%) Node.js
2 18 (3.33%) Apache
3 13 (2.41%) IIS
4 9 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 8 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.48%) JBoss
6 7 (1.30%) SAS
7 6 (1.11%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (0.74%) Mule ESB
8 4 (0.74%) CMS
8 4 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.74%) Mule
9 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Kentico
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.37%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.19%) CICS
Applications
1 24 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.37%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.70%) Internet
2 10 (1.85%) HTTP
3 6 (1.11%) FTP
4 5 (0.93%) DHCP
4 5 (0.93%) DNS
5 4 (0.74%) SSL
5 4 (0.74%) Intranet
5 4 (0.74%) RFID
5 4 (0.74%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) DVB
6 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.19%) MongoDB
3 49 (9.07%) MySQL
4 23 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.15%) Redis
6 16 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.78%) Big Data
7 15 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.41%) CouchDB
8 13 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.22%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.85%) Riak
11 9 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.11%) SQLite
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 77 (14.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (13.52%) Visual Studio
3 36 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 30 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 18 (3.33%) NUnit
6 17 (3.15%) MSTest
7 14 (2.59%) Moq
7 14 (2.59%) SoapUI
7 14 (2.59%) ReSharper
8 12 (2.22%) Subversion
9 11 (2.04%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.48%) Xcode
11 7 (1.30%) Selenium
11 7 (1.30%) Maven
11 7 (1.30%) Behat
11 7 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.11%) JUnit
13 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.74%) Gradle
15 3 (0.56%) Hudson
General
1 74 (13.70%) Retail
2 65 (12.04%) Finance
3 57 (10.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (2.04%) Games
5 6 (1.11%) Marketing
6 5 (0.93%) Banking
6 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.74%) Electronics
8 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Legal
9 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 265 (49.07%) Developer
2 237 (43.89%) Software Engineer
3 81 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 65 (12.04%) Senior Developer
5 49 (9.07%) .NET Developer
6 41 (7.59%) C# Developer
7 36 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 34 (6.30%) C# Software Engineer
9 31 (5.74%) Java Developer
10 27 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (4.63%) Analyst
12 23 (4.26%) Applications Developer
12 23 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
13 21 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
13 21 (3.89%) Architect
14 19 (3.52%) Graduate
15 18 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
15 18 (3.33%) Programmer
15 18 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
16 17 (3.15%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (48.52%) .NET
2 132 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 129 (23.89%) HTML
4 93 (17.22%) XML
4 93 (17.22%) WPF
5 87 (16.11%) Web Services
6 83 (15.37%) .NET Framework
6 83 (15.37%) HTML5
7 73 (13.52%) WCF
8 70 (12.96%) WinForms
9 62 (11.48%) CSS
10 50 (9.26%) J2EE
11 47 (8.70%) Spring
12 45 (8.33%) LAMP
13 42 (7.78%) jQuery
14 39 (7.22%) Java EE
15 37 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (6.85%) AngularJS
16 35 (6.48%) REST
17 34 (6.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.48%) NHS
2 48 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 45 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.15%) Mathematics
6 16 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.59%) RIA
7 14 (2.59%) Private Cloud
8 12 (2.22%) User Experience
9 10 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.30%) W3C
10 7 (1.30%) Cryptography
11 5 (0.93%) DTV
11 5 (0.93%) Blog
11 5 (0.93%) Animation
12 4 (0.74%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.74%) STB
12 4 (0.74%) iPhone
12 4 (0.74%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.81%) Linux
2 47 (8.70%) Android
3 44 (8.15%) Apple iOS
4 34 (6.30%) Windows
5 12 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
6 11 (2.04%) UNIX
7 7 (1.30%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.74%) Solaris
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) zOS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (23.33%) TDD
3 116 (21.48%) OO
4 97 (17.96%) Scrum
5 86 (15.93%) SDLC
6 83 (15.37%) MVC
7 79 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (10.93%) Project Management
9 58 (10.74%) BDD
10 51 (9.44%) Mentoring
11 49 (9.07%) Unit Testing
12 43 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (7.78%) OOP
14 37 (6.85%) Kanban
14 37 (6.85%) Open Source
15 36 (6.67%) Coaching
16 35 (6.48%) Agile Testing
17 32 (5.93%) Android Development
18 31 (5.74%) iOS Development
19 27 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 243 (45.00%) C#
2 220 (40.74%) SQL
3 158 (29.26%) Java
4 142 (26.30%) JavaScript
5 100 (18.52%) PHP
6 84 (15.56%) C++
7 57 (10.56%) Python
8 48 (8.89%) T-SQL
9 46 (8.52%) VB
10 41 (7.59%) Ruby
11 34 (6.30%) Perl
12 29 (5.37%) C
13 21 (3.89%) VB.NET
14 13 (2.41%) VB6
15 11 (2.04%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.85%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.67%) Scala
18 8 (1.48%) Groovy
18 8 (1.48%) Shell Script
19 7 (1.30%) JCL
Qualifications
1 110 (20.37%) Degree
2 14 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.74%) MCSE
3 4 (0.74%) MCSA
4 3 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.19%) PhD
5 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.22%) QA
2 5 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (2.59%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.96%) Salt
2 16 (2.96%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.19%) Graphite
3 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 99 (18.33%) Oracle
2 56 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.26%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.85%) Apple
5 3 (0.56%) Sybase
6 2 (0.37%) Google
6 2 (0.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.19%) Splunk
7 1 (0.19%) Twitter
7 1 (0.19%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.19%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.19%) Zend
7 1 (0.19%) Sony
7 1 (0.19%) Perforce
7 1 (0.19%) SAP
7 1 (0.19%) IBM
7 1 (0.19%) HP
7 1 (0.19%) Borland
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + excellent Benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £32000.00 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: From £44,000 to £47,000 per annum
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