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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 126 99 72
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 147 174 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.01% 2.48% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.60% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 115 128 182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
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
7152 6692 5497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 95.22% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5841 5211 4450
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -15 87 £40,000 - 16
South Yorkshire -9 41 £35,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -6 18 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 239 (88.52%) Software Engineering
2 162 (60.00%) C#
3 153 (56.67%) .NET
4 107 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 97 (35.93%) ASP.NET
7 86 (31.85%) WPF
8 84 (31.11%) Degree
9 79 (29.26%) OO
10 77 (28.52%) SQL
11 68 (25.19%) HTML
12 61 (22.59%) MVC
13 57 (21.11%) Java
14 54 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 53 (19.63%) C++
16 51 (18.89%) Oracle
17 50 (18.52%) TDD
18 49 (18.15%) Linux
19 47 (17.41%) CSS
20 43 (15.93%) C
20 43 (15.93%) Microsoft
20 43 (15.93%) Silverlight
21 41 (15.19%) WCF
22 40 (14.81%) Embedded C++
23 39 (14.44%) XML
24 35 (12.96%) Automated Testing
24 35 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
25 33 (12.22%) Embedded C
25 33 (12.22%) WinForms
26 30 (11.11%) Android

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (4.44%) Apache
2 6 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.48%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.74%) IIS
5 2 (0.74%) Node.js
5 2 (0.74%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (8.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.26%) Ethernet
2 17 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.56%) Wireless
4 12 (4.44%) GPRS
4 12 (4.44%) GSM
5 10 (3.70%) Modbus
5 10 (3.70%) Profibus
6 8 (2.96%) DVB
6 8 (2.96%) Internet
7 3 (1.11%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.11%) DHCP
7 3 (1.11%) DNS
7 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.11%) SSL
7 3 (1.11%) SSH
8 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.41%) MySQL
3 17 (6.30%) Big Data
4 9 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.48%) Riak
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) SimpleDB
10 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.37%) Redis
10 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (6.67%) ReSharper
2 17 (6.30%) SoapUI
2 17 (6.30%) Moq
3 13 (4.81%) Eclipse
3 13 (4.81%) Subversion
4 12 (4.44%) SpecFlow
4 12 (4.44%) FitNesse
5 9 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.96%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.59%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.85%) GDB
9 4 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.48%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.11%) JUnit
10 3 (1.11%) Xcode
10 3 (1.11%) Maven
11 2 (0.74%) MorphX
11 2 (0.74%) JIRA
11 2 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 22 (8.15%) Retail
2 19 (7.04%) Finance
3 17 (6.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (5.19%) Automotive
4 14 (5.19%) Electronics
5 7 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.74%) German Language
6 2 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.37%) French Language
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (56.67%) .NET
2 97 (35.93%) ASP.NET
3 86 (31.85%) WPF
4 68 (25.19%) HTML
5 47 (17.41%) CSS
6 43 (15.93%) Silverlight
7 41 (15.19%) WCF
8 39 (14.44%) XML
9 35 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (12.22%) WinForms
11 28 (10.37%) HTML5
12 26 (9.63%) jQuery
13 25 (9.26%) .NET Framework
13 25 (9.26%) Spring
14 23 (8.52%) Java EE
15 22 (8.15%) Spring MVC
15 22 (8.15%) Hibernate
16 21 (7.78%) REST
17 20 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 16 (5.93%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.93%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (5.56%) User Experience
4 14 (5.19%) Home Automation
5 12 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.70%) Open Source
7 9 (3.33%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.96%) STB
8 8 (2.96%) DTV
9 6 (2.22%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.85%) IVR
10 5 (1.85%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.48%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.11%) iPhone
13 2 (0.74%) Applied Mathematics
13 2 (0.74%) Physics
13 2 (0.74%) GIS
13 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.15%) Linux
2 30 (11.11%) Android
3 23 (8.52%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.70%) Windows
5 5 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.37%) UNIX
6 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (88.52%) Software Engineering
2 107 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (29.26%) OO
4 61 (22.59%) MVC
5 50 (18.52%) TDD
6 35 (12.96%) Automated Testing
7 29 (10.74%) Unit Testing
7 29 (10.74%) BDD
8 27 (10.00%) Android Development
9 24 (8.89%) Multithreading
10 21 (7.78%) UML
11 20 (7.41%) Agile Testing
11 20 (7.41%) Scrum
12 19 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (7.04%) OOA/OOD
12 19 (7.04%) Software Testing
13 17 (6.30%) Analytics
14 16 (5.93%) Use Case
15 15 (5.56%) OOP
16 14 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 162 (60.00%) C#
2 77 (28.52%) SQL
3 57 (21.11%) Java
4 54 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 53 (19.63%) C++
6 43 (15.93%) C
7 40 (14.81%) Embedded C++
8 33 (12.22%) Embedded C
9 25 (9.26%) PHP
10 19 (7.04%) Python
11 13 (4.81%) VB
12 12 (4.44%) Assembly Language
13 10 (3.70%) VB6
14 5 (1.85%) PHP5
15 4 (1.48%) Ruby
15 4 (1.48%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.11%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.11%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 84 (31.11%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) VCP4
3 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB
5 2 (0.74%) PhD
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.26%) JTAG
2 9 (3.33%) QA
3 7 (2.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.74%) WAI
System Software
1 26 (9.63%) Firmware
2 19 (7.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
1 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.37%) Salt
1 1 (0.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 51 (18.89%) Oracle
2 43 (15.93%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.67%) Apple
4 13 (4.81%) Freescale
5 12 (4.44%) Lauterbach
5 12 (4.44%) NEC
5 12 (4.44%) EMC
6 3 (1.11%) IBM
7 2 (0.74%) Coverity
8 1 (0.37%) Tableau
8 1 (0.37%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.37%) Sybase
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + training, laptop
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 42000-46000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Life Insurance.
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£50k - £55K
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
IDPP
Posted: 7 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Full benefits and training
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago