The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 46 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.13% 1.40% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.41% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
352 426 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 99.44% 99.53% 98.70%
Number of salaries quoted 312 323 310
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in York

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the York region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in York

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the York region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Dojo
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) YUI
4 2 (28.57%) Mocha
4 2 (28.57%) Back Office
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Protractor
4 2 (28.57%) QUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
4 2 (28.57%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Automotive

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the York region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 2 (28.57%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (28.57%) Mocha
1 2 (28.57%) Protractor
1 2 (28.57%) QUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Dojo
1 2 (28.57%) LINQ
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Nokia