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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 125 96 109
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 158 152 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.16% 2.83% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.99% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 128 116
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
7076 5086 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.52% 94.69% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 4056 4709
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -26 86 £40,000 - 10
South Yorkshire -11 42 £40,000 +14.28% 7
North Yorkshire -6 38 £37,500 -1.96% 6
East Yorkshire +7 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (91.23%) Software Engineering
2 127 (41.23%) C#
3 126 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (40.58%) .NET
5 110 (35.71%) Java
6 93 (30.19%) Degree
7 85 (27.60%) HTML
7 85 (27.60%) ASP.NET
8 84 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 82 (26.62%) SQL Server
10 75 (24.35%) SQL
11 69 (22.40%) OO
12 67 (21.75%) C++
13 62 (20.13%) Enterprise Software
14 61 (19.81%) CSS
15 47 (15.26%) TDD
15 47 (15.26%) Microsoft
16 45 (14.61%) XML
17 44 (14.29%) C
17 44 (14.29%) MVC
17 44 (14.29%) Hibernate
17 44 (14.29%) Spring
18 43 (13.96%) OOP
19 42 (13.64%) Linux
20 39 (12.66%) Computer Science
21 38 (12.34%) Subversion
21 38 (12.34%) Web Services
22 37 (12.01%) Python
23 36 (11.69%) Silverlight
24 35 (11.36%) Windows

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (9.42%) Apache
2 9 (2.92%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.97%) WordPress
5 3 (0.97%) GlassFish
5 3 (0.97%) CICS
5 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.65%) Node.js
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (3.57%) 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 8 (2.60%) Ethernet
2 5 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.30%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.30%) Wireless
3 4 (1.30%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.32%) Firewall
4 1 (0.32%) SSL
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (26.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.84%) Hadoop
3 17 (5.52%) Apache Hive
4 15 (4.87%) MySQL
5 8 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.97%) Riak
8 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.65%) HBase
9 2 (0.65%) Redis
9 2 (0.65%) Big Data
9 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (12.34%) Subversion
2 25 (8.12%) Maven
3 22 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 19 (6.17%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.17%) Hudson
5 13 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (3.57%) JUnit
7 8 (2.60%) Jasmine
7 8 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.62%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.30%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.97%) NUnit
10 3 (0.97%) Selenium
10 3 (0.97%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.65%) Moq
11 2 (0.65%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.65%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.32%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (6.82%) Finance
2 16 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.30%) Electronics
3 4 (1.30%) Automotive
3 4 (1.30%) Back Office
4 2 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.32%) Marketing
5 1 (0.32%) Games
5 1 (0.32%) Publishing
5 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (40.58%) .NET
2 85 (27.60%) HTML
2 85 (27.60%) ASP.NET
3 61 (19.81%) CSS
4 45 (14.61%) XML
5 44 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 44 (14.29%) Spring
6 38 (12.34%) Web Services
7 36 (11.69%) Silverlight
8 33 (10.71%) WPF
8 33 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (9.09%) J2EE
10 27 (8.77%) Java EE
11 26 (8.44%) .NET Framework
12 25 (8.12%) jQuery
13 24 (7.79%) SOAP
14 21 (6.82%) WCF
15 20 (6.49%) WinForms
16 19 (6.17%) XHTML
17 17 (5.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.13%) Enterprise Software
2 39 (12.66%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.52%) Algorithms
4 10 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.25%) NHS
4 10 (3.25%) IVR
5 8 (2.60%) User Experience
5 8 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.62%) Open Source
8 4 (1.30%) DTV
9 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.97%) GIS
9 3 (0.97%) W3C
10 2 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.64%) Linux
2 35 (11.36%) Windows
3 22 (7.14%) UNIX
4 14 (4.55%) Android
5 5 (1.62%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.30%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.97%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.97%) zOS
7 3 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (91.23%) Software Engineering
2 126 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (22.40%) OO
4 47 (15.26%) TDD
5 44 (14.29%) MVC
6 43 (13.96%) OOP
7 26 (8.44%) Software Architecture
8 22 (7.14%) System Testing
9 20 (6.49%) Multithreading
10 19 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (5.84%) Data Transformation
11 18 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.52%) MapReduce
13 15 (4.87%) Software Testing
13 15 (4.87%) BDD
14 14 (4.55%) Scrum
14 14 (4.55%) Project Management
15 13 (4.22%) UML
15 13 (4.22%) E-Commerce
16 11 (3.57%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (41.23%) C#
2 110 (35.71%) Java
3 84 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 75 (24.35%) SQL
5 67 (21.75%) C++
6 44 (14.29%) C
7 37 (12.01%) Python
8 32 (10.39%) VB
9 31 (10.06%) PHP
10 25 (8.12%) Embedded C++
11 24 (7.79%) Perl
12 23 (7.47%) VB6
13 19 (6.17%) Embedded C
13 19 (6.17%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.57%) T-SQL
15 10 (3.25%) PHP5
16 7 (2.27%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.62%) Scala
17 5 (1.62%) TypeScript
18 4 (1.30%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 93 (30.19%) Degree
2 6 (1.95%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.62%) ISEB
3 5 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.97%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.65%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.55%) QA
2 11 (3.57%) WAI
3 8 (2.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.22%) Firmware
2 6 (1.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Puppet
1 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.32%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.32%) OpenView
2 1 (0.32%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 47 (15.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.42%) Oracle
3 4 (1.30%) Red Gate
3 4 (1.30%) Typemock
4 3 (0.97%) IBM
4 3 (0.97%) JBoss
4 3 (0.97%) Coverity
5 2 (0.65%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.32%) Infor
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
West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Pension + Health Care + Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Maximum Network Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Middlesbrough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago