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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 64 108 85
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 243 170 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.65% 2.35% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 2.44% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 140 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
6399 6967 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.01% 96.30% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5260 5505 3976
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +70 192 £45,000 +12.50% 16
South Yorkshire -24 24 £37,500 +7.14% 6
North Yorkshire -22 22 £40,000 -5.88% 5
East Yorkshire 0 1 - - 1
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 407 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 222 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (44.82%) C#
4 196 (44.14%) Java
5 167 (37.61%) .NET
6 165 (37.16%) SQL
7 133 (29.95%) C++
8 121 (27.25%) ASP.NET
9 109 (24.55%) HTML
10 99 (22.30%) SQL Server
11 94 (21.17%) SDLC
12 88 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
13 86 (19.37%) JavaScript
14 85 (19.14%) C
14 85 (19.14%) WPF
15 82 (18.47%) OO
16 80 (18.02%) Degree
17 78 (17.57%) TDD
18 75 (16.89%) Scrum
19 61 (13.74%) Linux
20 59 (13.29%) HTML5
21 54 (12.16%) Pharmaceutical
22 53 (11.94%) WinForms
23 52 (11.71%) Retail
24 51 (11.49%) Finance
25 50 (11.26%) NHS
25 50 (11.26%) PHP
26 49 (11.04%) XML
27 48 (10.81%) Web Services
27 48 (10.81%) Enterprise Software

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (3.38%) Apache
2 14 (3.15%) Apache Pig
3 10 (2.25%) Node.js
4 7 (1.58%) SAS
5 4 (0.90%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.68%) CMS
6 3 (0.68%) Jetty
6 3 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.68%) IIS
6 3 (0.68%) JBoss
6 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.45%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.23%) Mule
8 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.23%) CICS
8 1 (0.23%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.35%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.88%) Ethernet
2 14 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.93%) Internet
4 10 (2.25%) Bluetooth
5 9 (2.03%) ZigBee
6 8 (1.80%) Wireless
7 6 (1.35%) RFID
8 4 (0.90%) SSL
8 4 (0.90%) SAN
9 3 (0.68%) GSM
10 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.23%) Network Security
10 1 (0.23%) Intranet
10 1 (0.23%) Broadband
10 1 (0.23%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.56%) MySQL
3 22 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.73%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.50%) Hadoop
6 17 (3.83%) CouchDB
7 14 (3.15%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.03%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.13%) Big Data
11 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.68%) Redis
12 3 (0.68%) Riak
12 3 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 37 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 37 (8.33%) NUnit
2 34 (7.66%) MSTest
3 27 (6.08%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.18%) Subversion
5 20 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.05%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.80%) Moq
8 7 (1.58%) CppUnit
8 7 (1.58%) JUnit
9 4 (0.90%) Mocha
9 4 (0.90%) QUnit
9 4 (0.90%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.90%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.90%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (0.90%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.68%) Mockito
10 3 (0.68%) Hamcrest
11 2 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 54 (12.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 52 (11.71%) Retail
3 51 (11.49%) Finance
4 18 (4.05%) Electronics
5 10 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.13%) Automotive
6 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.13%) Marketing
7 2 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (37.61%) .NET
2 121 (27.25%) ASP.NET
3 109 (24.55%) HTML
4 85 (19.14%) WPF
5 59 (13.29%) HTML5
6 53 (11.94%) WinForms
7 49 (11.04%) XML
8 48 (10.81%) Web Services
9 43 (9.68%) J2EE
9 43 (9.68%) Spring
10 40 (9.01%) .NET Framework
10 40 (9.01%) Java EE
11 39 (8.78%) Apache Flex
11 39 (8.78%) CSS
12 35 (7.88%) WCF
13 34 (7.66%) jQuery
14 29 (6.53%) Hibernate
15 28 (6.31%) RESTful
16 27 (6.08%) Middleware
17 24 (5.41%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.26%) NHS
2 48 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 16 (3.60%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.93%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.93%) DTV
7 11 (2.48%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.03%) STB
9 8 (1.80%) W3C
9 8 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.80%) RIA
10 7 (1.58%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.35%) Biometrics
11 6 (1.35%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.13%) User Experience
13 4 (0.90%) Chemistry
13 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.90%) Life Science
13 4 (0.90%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 61 (13.74%) Linux
2 36 (8.11%) Windows
3 34 (7.66%) Android
4 32 (7.21%) Apple iOS
5 26 (5.86%) UNIX
6 11 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.13%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.45%) CentOS
10 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.23%) zOS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 222 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (21.17%) SDLC
4 88 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (18.47%) OO
6 78 (17.57%) TDD
7 75 (16.89%) Scrum
8 44 (9.91%) Automated Testing
9 38 (8.56%) MVC
10 36 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 36 (8.11%) Integration Testing
11 33 (7.43%) Agile Testing
12 29 (6.53%) Multithreading
12 29 (6.53%) BDD
13 27 (6.08%) Test Automation
14 26 (5.86%) Mentoring
14 26 (5.86%) Coaching
15 23 (5.18%) Kanban
15 23 (5.18%) Test Scripting
16 22 (4.95%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 199 (44.82%) C#
2 196 (44.14%) Java
3 165 (37.16%) SQL
4 133 (29.95%) C++
5 86 (19.37%) JavaScript
6 85 (19.14%) C
7 50 (11.26%) PHP
8 39 (8.78%) Embedded C
9 32 (7.21%) Embedded C++
10 27 (6.08%) Python
11 24 (5.41%) ANSI C
11 24 (5.41%) Perl
12 16 (3.60%) VB
13 14 (3.15%) T-SQL
14 13 (2.93%) PL/SQL
15 12 (2.70%) VB6
15 12 (2.70%) Ruby
16 11 (2.48%) Scala
17 10 (2.25%) Groovy
18 9 (2.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 80 (18.02%) Degree
2 14 (3.15%) ISEB
3 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.68%) QA
2 2 (0.45%) JTAG
System Software
1 37 (8.33%) Firmware
2 5 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.90%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.45%) Graphite
2 2 (0.45%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (10.59%) Oracle
2 22 (4.95%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.73%) Renesas
4 15 (3.38%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.13%) VMware
5 5 (1.13%) Google
6 4 (0.90%) NetApp
6 4 (0.90%) SAP
7 3 (0.68%) Nokia
7 3 (0.68%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.45%) Apple
8 2 (0.45%) Freescale
8 2 (0.45%) Coverity
8 2 (0.45%) Atmel
8 2 (0.45%) Splunk
8 2 (0.45%) EMC
8 2 (0.45%) IBM
8 2 (0.45%) Sybase
9 1 (0.23%) Borland
9 1 (0.23%) Lauterbach
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