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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 89 118 89
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 180 156 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.72% 2.17% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.26% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 136 126 126
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
6420 6916 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.98% 96.31% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5203 5584 4119
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 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
West Yorkshire +46 126 £40,000 - 12
South Yorkshire +9 31 £36,000 +10.76% 5
North Yorkshire -8 19 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 287 (88.04%) Software Engineering
2 171 (52.45%) C#
3 155 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (40.18%) .NET
5 112 (34.36%) SQL
6 100 (30.67%) Java
7 85 (26.07%) SQL Server
8 84 (25.77%) C++
9 80 (24.54%) ASP.NET
9 80 (24.54%) Degree
10 78 (23.93%) OO
11 67 (20.55%) WPF
11 67 (20.55%) TDD
12 65 (19.94%) HTML
13 53 (16.26%) C
14 49 (15.03%) JavaScript
15 48 (14.72%) XML
16 46 (14.11%) Microsoft
16 46 (14.11%) HTML5
17 45 (13.80%) SDLC
17 45 (13.80%) Linux
18 44 (13.50%) Unit Testing
19 41 (12.58%) Oracle
19 41 (12.58%) Automated Testing
20 40 (12.27%) Finance
20 40 (12.27%) Enterprise Software
21 39 (11.96%) Embedded C
21 39 (11.96%) Scrum
21 39 (11.96%) Retail
22 38 (11.66%) MVC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 9 (2.76%) Node.js
2 6 (1.84%) JBoss
3 5 (1.53%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.53%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.92%) IIS
5 3 (0.92%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.61%) Confluence
6 2 (0.61%) SAS
6 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.61%) CMS
6 2 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.31%) Mule
7 1 (0.31%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 19 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.82%) Ethernet
2 17 (5.21%) Internet
3 16 (4.91%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.99%) Wireless
5 12 (3.68%) GSM
6 9 (2.76%) GPRS
7 7 (2.15%) Modbus
7 7 (2.15%) Profibus
8 6 (1.84%) Bluetooth
9 5 (1.53%) DVB
10 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.23%) SAN
11 3 (0.92%) SSH
11 3 (0.92%) DHCP
11 3 (0.92%) DNS
11 3 (0.92%) SSL
12 2 (0.61%) ZigBee
13 1 (0.31%) Network Security
13 1 (0.31%) Intranet
13 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.28%) MySQL
3 17 (5.21%) Big Data
4 13 (3.99%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.45%) CouchDB
5 8 (2.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.53%) Riak
7 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.92%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.31%) MS Access
10 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (5.21%) ReSharper
1 17 (5.21%) Moq
1 17 (5.21%) SoapUI
2 15 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.60%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.68%) NUnit
3 12 (3.68%) FitNesse
3 12 (3.68%) SpecFlow
4 11 (3.37%) MSTest
5 7 (2.15%) Subversion
5 7 (2.15%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.84%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.53%) CppUnit
7 5 (1.53%) Maven
8 3 (0.92%) Xcode
8 3 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.92%) JUnit
8 3 (0.92%) Sinon.JS
8 3 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 40 (12.27%) Finance
2 39 (11.96%) Retail
3 36 (11.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (4.91%) Electronics
5 14 (4.29%) Automotive
6 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (40.18%) .NET
2 80 (24.54%) ASP.NET
3 67 (20.55%) WPF
4 65 (19.94%) HTML
5 48 (14.72%) XML
6 46 (14.11%) HTML5
7 34 (10.43%) WCF
8 33 (10.12%) WinForms
9 30 (9.20%) CSS
10 29 (8.90%) Web Services
11 24 (7.36%) Java EE
12 23 (7.06%) Spring
13 22 (6.75%) J2EE
14 20 (6.13%) .NET Framework
15 19 (5.83%) jQuery
16 18 (5.52%) REST
16 18 (5.52%) Hibernate
17 17 (5.21%) MFC
17 17 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 16 (4.91%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.27%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (5.21%) Private Cloud
3 15 (4.60%) NHS
4 14 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.37%) Home Automation
5 11 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (2.76%) User Experience
7 7 (2.15%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.15%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.84%) DTV
9 5 (1.53%) STB
9 5 (1.53%) RIA
9 5 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.23%) Chemistry
10 4 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.23%) iPhone
10 4 (1.23%) Telematics
10 4 (1.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.80%) Linux
2 31 (9.51%) Apple iOS
3 23 (7.06%) Android
4 22 (6.75%) Windows
5 12 (3.68%) UNIX
6 7 (2.15%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.84%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.61%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (88.04%) Software Engineering
2 155 (47.55%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (23.93%) OO
4 67 (20.55%) TDD
5 45 (13.80%) SDLC
6 44 (13.50%) Unit Testing
7 41 (12.58%) Automated Testing
8 39 (11.96%) Scrum
9 38 (11.66%) MVC
10 35 (10.74%) BDD
11 34 (10.43%) Agile Testing
11 34 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (8.28%) Software Testing
13 25 (7.67%) Concurrent Programming
14 24 (7.36%) Mentoring
14 24 (7.36%) Test Automation
15 23 (7.06%) Kanban
15 23 (7.06%) Coaching
16 21 (6.44%) Multithreading
16 21 (6.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (52.45%) C#
2 112 (34.36%) SQL
3 100 (30.67%) Java
4 84 (25.77%) C++
5 53 (16.26%) C
6 49 (15.03%) JavaScript
7 39 (11.96%) Embedded C
8 36 (11.04%) Embedded C++
9 32 (9.82%) PHP
10 17 (5.21%) Python
11 12 (3.68%) VB
12 9 (2.76%) Assembly Language
13 8 (2.45%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.45%) VB6
14 6 (1.84%) Ruby
15 4 (1.23%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.23%) Perl
16 3 (0.92%) VC++
16 3 (0.92%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (24.54%) Degree
2 12 (3.68%) ISEB
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.44%) JTAG
2 6 (1.84%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 32 (9.82%) Firmware
2 19 (5.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.31%) MOM
Vendors
1 46 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.58%) Oracle
3 19 (5.83%) Apple
4 11 (3.37%) Freescale
5 10 (3.07%) Lauterbach
6 9 (2.76%) Renesas
6 9 (2.76%) NEC
6 9 (2.76%) EMC
7 5 (1.53%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.23%) IBM
8 4 (1.23%) Google
8 4 (1.23%) Coverity
9 2 (0.61%) Nokia
9 2 (0.61%) Sybase
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.31%) Borland
10 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + training, laptop
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + dep on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
British Library
Salary: From £28,450 to £36,087 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Discussed on application
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Boston Spa, Yorkshire
The British Library
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Stem Graduates
Salary: £16000.00 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago