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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 114 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 148 192 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.06% 2.58% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.69% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 123 146 160
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £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
7004 7134 5528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.37% 95.86% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 5651 4357
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 -9 94 £40,000 - 14
South Yorkshire +6 36 £35,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -7 17 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 255 (87.63%) Software Engineering
2 169 (58.08%) C#
3 134 (46.05%) .NET
4 126 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (31.96%) SQL Server
6 87 (29.90%) SQL
7 85 (29.21%) Java
8 80 (27.49%) Degree
9 78 (26.80%) ASP.NET
10 74 (25.43%) OO
11 73 (25.09%) WPF
12 68 (23.37%) C++
13 55 (18.90%) TDD
14 51 (17.53%) HTML
15 48 (16.49%) C
15 48 (16.49%) MVC
16 47 (16.15%) Linux
17 45 (15.46%) Microsoft
18 43 (14.78%) Embedded C
19 42 (14.43%) Embedded C++
20 40 (13.75%) Oracle
20 40 (13.75%) Unit Testing
21 39 (13.40%) WCF
21 39 (13.40%) Automated Testing
21 39 (13.40%) JavaScript
22 38 (13.06%) XML
22 38 (13.06%) Enterprise Software
23 34 (11.68%) Ethernet
23 34 (11.68%) Firmware
23 34 (11.68%) WinForms

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (2.06%) JBoss
1 6 (2.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.69%) Apache
4 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.69%) Confluence
4 2 (0.69%) Node.js
5 1 (0.34%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) Mule
5 1 (0.34%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (6.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.68%) Ethernet
2 19 (6.53%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.50%) Wireless
4 15 (5.15%) GSM
5 12 (4.12%) GPRS
5 12 (4.12%) Internet
6 10 (3.44%) Modbus
6 10 (3.44%) Profibus
7 9 (3.09%) DVB
8 6 (2.06%) Bluetooth
9 4 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.37%) SAN
10 3 (1.03%) SSH
10 3 (1.03%) DHCP
10 3 (1.03%) DNS
10 3 (1.03%) SSL
11 2 (0.69%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.34%) Intranet
12 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.19%) MySQL
3 17 (5.84%) Big Data
4 7 (2.41%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.72%) Riak
7 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.69%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.34%) MS Access
10 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.34%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 17 (5.84%) ReSharper
1 17 (5.84%) Moq
1 17 (5.84%) SoapUI
2 12 (4.12%) SpecFlow
2 12 (4.12%) FitNesse
2 12 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.78%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.44%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.41%) NUnit
5 7 (2.41%) Subversion
5 7 (2.41%) MSTest
6 5 (1.72%) GDB
6 5 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.37%) Maven
8 3 (1.03%) MorphX
8 3 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.03%) JUnit
8 3 (1.03%) Xcode
9 2 (0.69%) NetBeans
General
1 31 (10.65%) Finance
2 27 (9.28%) Retail
3 21 (7.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 18 (6.19%) Electronics
5 15 (5.15%) Automotive
6 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) German Language
7 1 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.34%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (46.05%) .NET
2 78 (26.80%) ASP.NET
3 73 (25.09%) WPF
4 51 (17.53%) HTML
5 39 (13.40%) WCF
6 38 (13.06%) XML
7 34 (11.68%) WinForms
8 29 (9.97%) HTML5
9 28 (9.62%) Silverlight
10 26 (8.93%) CSS
11 22 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (7.22%) jQuery
12 21 (7.22%) Web Services
12 21 (7.22%) Spring
13 20 (6.87%) .NET Framework
14 18 (6.19%) Java EE
14 18 (6.19%) Hibernate
14 18 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 17 (5.84%) REST
15 17 (5.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.06%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (5.84%) Private Cloud
3 14 (4.81%) Home Automation
3 14 (4.81%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (4.47%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.78%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.44%) Open Source
7 9 (3.09%) User Experience
7 9 (3.09%) DTV
7 9 (3.09%) STB
8 7 (2.41%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.41%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.37%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.03%) NHS
10 3 (1.03%) iPhone
10 3 (1.03%) RIA
11 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.69%) Telematics
11 2 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.15%) Linux
2 27 (9.28%) Android
2 27 (9.28%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.12%) Windows
4 8 (2.75%) UNIX
4 8 (2.75%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (87.63%) Software Engineering
2 126 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (25.43%) OO
4 55 (18.90%) TDD
5 48 (16.49%) MVC
6 40 (13.75%) Unit Testing
7 39 (13.40%) Automated Testing
8 30 (10.31%) Concurrent Programming
9 27 (9.28%) BDD
10 25 (8.59%) Scrum
11 23 (7.90%) Android Development
12 22 (7.56%) Agile Testing
12 22 (7.56%) Multithreading
13 20 (6.87%) Use Case
14 19 (6.53%) Software Testing
15 18 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (5.84%) Analytics
16 17 (5.84%) Mentoring
17 16 (5.50%) Coaching
17 16 (5.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 169 (58.08%) C#
2 87 (29.90%) SQL
3 85 (29.21%) Java
4 68 (23.37%) C++
5 48 (16.49%) C
6 43 (14.78%) Embedded C
7 42 (14.43%) Embedded C++
8 39 (13.40%) JavaScript
9 21 (7.22%) PHP
10 14 (4.81%) Python
11 13 (4.47%) VB
12 12 (4.12%) Assembly Language
13 9 (3.09%) VB6
14 6 (2.06%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.72%) Ruby
16 3 (1.03%) X++
16 3 (1.03%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.03%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (27.49%) Degree
2 8 (2.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.34%) PhD
3 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.28%) JTAG
2 9 (3.09%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) WAI
System Software
1 34 (11.68%) Firmware
2 19 (6.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) MOM
Vendors
1 45 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.75%) Oracle
3 18 (6.19%) Apple
4 14 (4.81%) Freescale
5 13 (4.47%) Lauterbach
6 12 (4.12%) NEC
6 12 (4.12%) EMC
7 5 (1.72%) Renesas
8 4 (1.37%) IBM
9 3 (1.03%) Coverity
10 2 (0.69%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.34%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.34%) Google
11 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.34%) Nokia
11 1 (0.34%) Borland
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + training, laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £28,000 - £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Premier Engineering
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds / London
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Shipley, Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: 35,000-50,000
Posted: 26 days ago