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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 49 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 0.54% 5.10% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 5.32% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 11
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
366 545 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 98.92% 95.78% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 309 314 264
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Coverity
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Java EE
5 2 (25.00%) Degree

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Mocha
4 1 (12.50%) QUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (12.50%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (12.50%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Swedish Language
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (25.00%) JSF
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) Swing
3 1 (12.50%) JAXB
3 1 (12.50%) Dojo
3 1 (12.50%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Management
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Coverity
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Google
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + training, laptop
Posted: 3 days ago