The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 105 83 99
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 173 156 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.36% 2.94% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.11% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 141 127 127
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7068 5010 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.42% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 3950 4573
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
West Yorkshire -37 82 £40,000 - 8
South Yorkshire -4 53 £35,000 - 5
North Yorkshire +15 47 £42,500 +16.43% 7
East Yorkshire +5 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 293 (91.56%) Software Engineering
2 135 (42.19%) C#
3 131 (40.94%) .NET
4 110 (34.38%) Java
5 92 (28.75%) Degree
6 88 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 88 (27.50%) HTML
7 87 (27.19%) ASP.NET
8 79 (24.69%) SQL Server
9 70 (21.88%) C++
10 69 (21.56%) SQL
11 67 (20.94%) OO
12 63 (19.69%) Enterprise Software
13 62 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (17.81%) CSS
15 50 (15.63%) XML
16 49 (15.31%) Microsoft
17 48 (15.00%) Web Services
17 48 (15.00%) C
18 47 (14.69%) TDD
19 44 (13.75%) Computer Science
19 44 (13.75%) OOP
20 43 (13.44%) Spring
20 43 (13.44%) Hibernate
21 41 (12.81%) Linux
21 41 (12.81%) Windows
22 39 (12.19%) VB
22 39 (12.19%) MVC
23 33 (10.31%) Subversion
24 32 (10.00%) .NET Framework

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 27 (8.44%) Apache
2 12 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (2.81%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.94%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.94%) WordPress
7 3 (0.94%) Node.js
7 3 (0.94%) CICS
8 2 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.94%) Simulink
2 3 (0.94%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.56%) Force.com
1 5 (1.56%) SaaS
2 3 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.44%) Ethernet
2 8 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.19%) Wireless
3 7 (2.19%) ZigBee
3 7 (2.19%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.63%) DVB
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.88%) Hadoop
3 20 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 9 (2.81%) MySQL
4 9 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.25%) Redis
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.94%) Riak
6 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.63%) HBase
7 2 (0.63%) Big Data
8 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (10.31%) Subversion
2 25 (7.81%) Maven
2 25 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 22 (6.88%) Jenkins
4 19 (5.94%) Hudson
5 14 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.44%) JUnit
7 7 (2.19%) SpecFlow
7 7 (2.19%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.25%) NUnit
9 4 (1.25%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.25%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.63%) ClearQuest
11 2 (0.63%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.63%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.63%) Selenium
11 2 (0.63%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (7.50%) Finance
2 15 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.19%) Back Office
3 7 (2.19%) Electronics
4 5 (1.56%) Publishing
5 4 (1.25%) Automotive
6 3 (0.94%) Games
7 2 (0.63%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (40.94%) .NET
2 88 (27.50%) HTML
3 87 (27.19%) ASP.NET
4 57 (17.81%) CSS
5 50 (15.63%) XML
6 48 (15.00%) Web Services
7 43 (13.44%) Hibernate
7 43 (13.44%) Spring
8 32 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 32 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (9.06%) SOAP
10 27 (8.44%) J2EE
10 27 (8.44%) WCF
10 27 (8.44%) jQuery
11 26 (8.13%) Silverlight
11 26 (8.13%) Java EE
12 24 (7.50%) WPF
13 22 (6.88%) HTML5
14 18 (5.63%) WinForms
15 17 (5.31%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (19.69%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (13.75%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.31%) Firmware
4 11 (3.44%) NHS
5 9 (2.81%) IVR
5 9 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.50%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.56%) DTV
8 3 (0.94%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.94%) GIS
8 3 (0.94%) W3C
8 3 (0.94%) Open Source
8 3 (0.94%) MPEG
9 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.63%) STB
10 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.31%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.81%) Windows
1 41 (12.81%) Linux
2 22 (6.88%) UNIX
3 8 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (2.50%) Android
4 5 (1.56%) Windows CE
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.94%) zOS
6 3 (0.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (91.56%) Software Engineering
2 67 (20.94%) OO
3 62 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (14.69%) TDD
5 44 (13.75%) OOP
6 39 (12.19%) MVC
7 24 (7.50%) Scrum
8 22 (6.88%) Multithreading
8 22 (6.88%) System Testing
8 22 (6.88%) Data Transformation
9 21 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (6.25%) Software Architecture
10 20 (6.25%) MapReduce
11 19 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.31%) Project Management
13 16 (5.00%) Software Testing
13 16 (5.00%) BDD
14 13 (4.06%) Automated Testing
14 13 (4.06%) UML
15 11 (3.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 135 (42.19%) C#
2 110 (34.38%) Java
3 88 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 70 (21.88%) C++
5 69 (21.56%) SQL
6 48 (15.00%) C
7 39 (12.19%) VB
8 31 (9.69%) Python
9 24 (7.50%) Embedded C
9 24 (7.50%) Perl
10 23 (7.19%) PHP
10 23 (7.19%) Embedded C++
10 23 (7.19%) VB6
11 19 (5.94%) Bash Shell
12 11 (3.44%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.19%) Assembly Language
13 7 (2.19%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.88%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.56%) Scala
15 5 (1.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 92 (28.75%) Degree
2 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (1.56%) ISEB
4 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.69%) QA
2 11 (3.44%) WAI
3 3 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Puppet
1 3 (0.94%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.31%) OpenView
2 1 (0.31%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.31%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 49 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.88%) Oracle
3 4 (1.25%) Typemock
3 4 (1.25%) Red Gate
4 3 (0.94%) IBM
4 3 (0.94%) JBoss
4 3 (0.94%) Coverity
5 2 (0.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.31%) Atmel
6 1 (0.31%) Progress
6 1 (0.31%) BMC
6 1 (0.31%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.31%) Sage
6 1 (0.31%) Infor
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Pension + Health Care + Life Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus, Holiday
Posted: 12 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago