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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 123 104 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 143 192 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.92% 2.63% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.75% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 112 148 181
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £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
7264 6977 5554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.58% 95.51% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5882 5500 4433
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 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 27 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 -21 83 £40,000 - 20
South Yorkshire -1 37 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire -8 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 241 (87.96%) Software Engineering
2 163 (59.49%) C#
3 139 (50.73%) .NET
4 116 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (33.94%) SQL Server
6 88 (32.12%) ASP.NET
7 83 (30.29%) Degree
8 75 (27.37%) WPF
9 74 (27.01%) Java
9 74 (27.01%) OO
10 73 (26.64%) SQL
11 61 (22.26%) C++
12 60 (21.90%) HTML
13 53 (19.34%) MVC
14 50 (18.25%) TDD
15 49 (17.88%) Linux
16 48 (17.52%) JavaScript
17 46 (16.79%) Microsoft
18 45 (16.42%) Oracle
19 43 (15.69%) C
20 40 (14.60%) WCF
20 40 (14.60%) XML
20 40 (14.60%) Embedded C++
21 37 (13.50%) Embedded C
21 37 (13.50%) CSS
22 36 (13.14%) Automated Testing
23 34 (12.41%) Unit Testing
24 33 (12.04%) Silverlight
24 33 (12.04%) WinForms
24 33 (12.04%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 7 (2.55%) Apache
1 7 (2.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.19%) JBoss
3 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.73%) Node.js
5 2 (0.73%) Confluence
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) IIS
6 1 (0.36%) Mule
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (8.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.73%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.36%) Route 53
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.58%) Ethernet
2 19 (6.93%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.84%) Wireless
4 14 (5.11%) GSM
5 12 (4.38%) GPRS
6 10 (3.65%) Modbus
6 10 (3.65%) Profibus
7 9 (3.28%) Internet
7 9 (3.28%) DVB
8 5 (1.82%) Bluetooth
9 4 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.09%) SSH
10 3 (1.09%) DHCP
10 3 (1.09%) DNS
10 3 (1.09%) SSL
10 3 (1.09%) SAN
11 1 (0.36%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.93%) MySQL
3 17 (6.20%) Big Data
4 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.19%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.82%) Riak
7 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.36%) Redis
9 1 (0.36%) MS Access
9 1 (0.36%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.36%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 17 (6.20%) ReSharper
1 17 (6.20%) Moq
1 17 (6.20%) SoapUI
2 14 (5.11%) Eclipse
3 12 (4.38%) FitNesse
3 12 (4.38%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.38%) SpecFlow
4 9 (3.28%) Subversion
5 7 (2.55%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.82%) Jasmine
6 5 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.82%) GDB
7 4 (1.46%) Maven
8 3 (1.09%) MorphX
8 3 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.09%) JUnit
8 3 (1.09%) Xcode
8 3 (1.09%) NUnit
8 3 (1.09%) MSTest
General
1 24 (8.76%) Finance
1 24 (8.76%) Retail
2 17 (6.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (5.84%) Electronics
4 15 (5.47%) Automotive
5 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.73%) Games
6 2 (0.73%) German Language
7 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.36%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) French Language
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (50.73%) .NET
2 88 (32.12%) ASP.NET
3 75 (27.37%) WPF
4 60 (21.90%) HTML
5 40 (14.60%) XML
5 40 (14.60%) WCF
6 37 (13.50%) CSS
7 33 (12.04%) WinForms
7 33 (12.04%) Silverlight
8 29 (10.58%) jQuery
9 28 (10.22%) HTML5
10 27 (9.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (8.39%) Spring
12 21 (7.66%) Java EE
13 20 (7.30%) Spring MVC
13 20 (7.30%) Hibernate
14 19 (6.93%) .NET Framework
14 19 (6.93%) REST
14 19 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 17 (6.20%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.84%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (5.11%) Home Automation
4 13 (4.74%) User Experience
4 13 (4.74%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.65%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.28%) DTV
6 9 (3.28%) STB
7 8 (2.92%) Open Source
8 6 (2.19%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.82%) IVR
9 5 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.82%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.46%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.09%) iPhone
12 2 (0.73%) Telematics
12 2 (0.73%) Blog
12 2 (0.73%) RIA
12 2 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.88%) Linux
2 24 (8.76%) Android
3 23 (8.39%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.65%) Windows
5 7 (2.55%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.46%) UNIX
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (87.96%) Software Engineering
2 116 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (27.01%) OO
4 53 (19.34%) MVC
5 50 (18.25%) TDD
6 36 (13.14%) Automated Testing
7 34 (12.41%) Unit Testing
8 27 (9.85%) BDD
9 23 (8.39%) Multithreading
10 22 (8.03%) Android Development
10 22 (8.03%) Scrum
11 20 (7.30%) UML
12 19 (6.93%) Agile Testing
13 18 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (6.57%) Use Case
14 17 (6.20%) Software Testing
14 17 (6.20%) Analytics
15 16 (5.84%) OOA/OOD
16 14 (5.11%) Line Management
16 14 (5.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 163 (59.49%) C#
2 74 (27.01%) Java
3 73 (26.64%) SQL
4 61 (22.26%) C++
5 48 (17.52%) JavaScript
6 43 (15.69%) C
7 40 (14.60%) Embedded C++
8 37 (13.50%) Embedded C
9 20 (7.30%) Python
10 19 (6.93%) PHP
11 12 (4.38%) VB
11 12 (4.38%) Assembly Language
12 8 (2.92%) VB6
13 6 (2.19%) Ruby
14 3 (1.09%) X++
14 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 83 (30.29%) Degree
2 4 (1.46%) ISEB
3 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) PhD
4 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.85%) JTAG
2 9 (3.28%) QA
3 3 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.73%) WAI
System Software
1 29 (10.58%) Firmware
2 19 (6.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) MOM
1 1 (0.36%) Puppet
1 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (16.79%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.42%) Oracle
3 18 (6.57%) Apple
4 14 (5.11%) Freescale
5 13 (4.74%) Lauterbach
6 12 (4.38%) NEC
6 12 (4.38%) EMC
7 4 (1.46%) IBM
8 3 (1.09%) Coverity
9 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.36%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.36%) Renesas
10 1 (0.36%) Google
10 1 (0.36%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.36%) Nokia
10 1 (0.36%) Borland
Wakefield
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Boston Spa, Leeds or St Pancras, London
British Library
Salary: Boston Spa £28,450 - £33,041; St Pancras £31,858 - £36,087
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
British Library
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Life Insurance, Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
York
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + training, laptop
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: 38000-47500 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
6 Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Beverley, North Humberside
Marine Rescue Technologies Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
360 Resourcing
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS18 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago