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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 102 90 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 167 148 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.26% 2.80% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.96% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 140 122 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £45,000 £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
7123 5008 5617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.53% 94.69% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5657 3972 4627
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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
(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 -35 84 £40,000 - 14
South Yorkshire -10 48 £40,000 +14.28% 6
North Yorkshire +3 43 £42,500 +16.43% 3
East Yorkshire +1 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 281 (90.94%) Software Engineering
2 129 (41.75%) C#
3 128 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
4 126 (40.78%) .NET
5 110 (35.60%) Java
6 93 (30.10%) Degree
7 81 (26.21%) HTML
7 81 (26.21%) SQL Server
8 80 (25.89%) ASP.NET
8 80 (25.89%) JavaScript
9 75 (24.27%) SQL
10 67 (21.68%) C++
10 67 (21.68%) OO
11 62 (20.06%) Enterprise Software
12 55 (17.80%) CSS
13 47 (15.21%) TDD
13 47 (15.21%) Microsoft
14 46 (14.89%) XML
15 45 (14.56%) Computer Science
16 44 (14.24%) C
17 43 (13.92%) OOP
17 43 (13.92%) Hibernate
17 43 (13.92%) Spring
18 42 (13.59%) Web Services
19 41 (13.27%) Linux
20 40 (12.94%) MVC
21 37 (11.97%) Windows
22 36 (11.65%) Subversion
23 34 (11.00%) Silverlight
23 34 (11.00%) Python

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (9.39%) Apache
2 9 (2.91%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.97%) WordPress
5 3 (0.97%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.97%) CICS
5 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.65%) Node.js
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.97%) Simulink
2 3 (0.97%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) Force.com
1 5 (1.62%) SaaS
2 3 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.91%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.62%) ZigBee
2 5 (1.62%) Wireless
2 5 (1.62%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.62%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.32%) Firewall
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (26.21%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.47%) Hadoop
3 18 (5.83%) Apache Hive
4 13 (4.21%) MySQL
5 9 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.97%) Redis
7 3 (0.97%) Riak
7 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.65%) HBase
8 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.65%) Big Data
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (11.65%) Subversion
2 25 (8.09%) Maven
3 22 (7.12%) Jenkins
4 21 (6.80%) Visual Studio
5 19 (6.15%) Hudson
6 13 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.56%) JUnit
8 7 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (1.94%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.62%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.29%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.29%) NUnit
12 3 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.65%) Moq
13 2 (0.65%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.65%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.65%) ClearQuest
13 2 (0.65%) Selenium
13 2 (0.65%) FitNesse
General
1 24 (7.77%) Finance
2 15 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.94%) Back Office
4 4 (1.29%) Electronics
4 4 (1.29%) Automotive
5 2 (0.65%) Publishing
5 2 (0.65%) Games
5 2 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (40.78%) .NET
2 81 (26.21%) HTML
3 80 (25.89%) ASP.NET
4 55 (17.80%) CSS
5 46 (14.89%) XML
6 43 (13.92%) Hibernate
6 43 (13.92%) Spring
7 42 (13.59%) Web Services
8 34 (11.00%) Silverlight
9 31 (10.03%) WPF
9 31 (10.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (9.06%) J2EE
10 28 (9.06%) SOAP
11 26 (8.41%) Java EE
12 25 (8.09%) .NET Framework
13 24 (7.77%) WCF
14 21 (6.80%) jQuery
15 18 (5.83%) WinForms
15 18 (5.83%) XHTML
16 16 (5.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.06%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (14.56%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.21%) Firmware
4 10 (3.24%) NHS
5 9 (2.91%) IVR
5 9 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.59%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.59%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.62%) User Experience
9 4 (1.29%) Open Source
9 4 (1.29%) DTV
10 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.97%) GIS
10 3 (0.97%) W3C
11 2 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.32%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.27%) Linux
2 37 (11.97%) Windows
3 22 (7.12%) UNIX
4 13 (4.21%) Android
5 5 (1.62%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.29%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.97%) zOS
7 3 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (90.94%) Software Engineering
2 128 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.68%) OO
4 47 (15.21%) TDD
5 43 (13.92%) OOP
6 40 (12.94%) MVC
7 23 (7.44%) Software Architecture
8 22 (7.12%) System Testing
9 20 (6.47%) Multithreading
9 20 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (6.47%) Data Transformation
10 19 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (5.83%) MapReduce
12 17 (5.50%) Project Management
13 14 (4.53%) BDD
13 14 (4.53%) Software Testing
13 14 (4.53%) Scrum
14 12 (3.88%) Automated Testing
14 12 (3.88%) UML
14 12 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 129 (41.75%) C#
2 110 (35.60%) Java
3 80 (25.89%) JavaScript
4 75 (24.27%) SQL
5 67 (21.68%) C++
6 44 (14.24%) C
7 34 (11.00%) Python
7 34 (11.00%) VB
8 28 (9.06%) PHP
9 24 (7.77%) Perl
9 24 (7.77%) Embedded C++
9 24 (7.77%) VB6
10 20 (6.47%) Embedded C
11 19 (6.15%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.24%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.91%) PHP5
14 7 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.62%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.62%) Scala
16 4 (1.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 93 (30.10%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.62%) ISEB
2 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.65%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.85%) QA
2 11 (3.56%) WAI
3 6 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Puppet
1 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.32%) OpenView
2 1 (0.32%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 47 (15.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.09%) Oracle
3 4 (1.29%) Typemock
3 4 (1.29%) Red Gate
4 3 (0.97%) IBM
4 3 (0.97%) JBoss
4 3 (0.97%) Coverity
5 2 (0.65%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.32%) Sage
6 1 (0.32%) BMC
6 1 (0.32%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.32%) Progress
6 1 (0.32%) Sybase
6 1 (0.32%) Tableau
6 1 (0.32%) Infor
6 1 (0.32%) Atmel
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + bonus + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rotherham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago