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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 134 109 102
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 137 144 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.91% 2.34% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.44% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 123 104 147
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
6931 5910 5977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.88% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 4632 5018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -23 75 £40,000 - 10
South Yorkshire -11 41 £35,000 +7.69% 5
North Yorkshire -20 21 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 279 (92.38%) Software Engineering
2 154 (50.99%) C#
3 152 (50.33%) .NET
4 122 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (37.09%) ASP.NET
6 107 (35.43%) SQL Server
7 98 (32.45%) Java
8 94 (31.13%) HTML
9 81 (26.82%) JavaScript
10 80 (26.49%) SQL
11 77 (25.50%) Degree
12 70 (23.18%) CSS
13 68 (22.52%) WPF
14 66 (21.85%) C++
14 66 (21.85%) OO
15 60 (19.87%) MVC
16 55 (18.21%) TDD
17 51 (16.89%) XML
18 48 (15.89%) Linux
19 47 (15.56%) Microsoft
20 46 (15.23%) Oracle
20 46 (15.23%) Silverlight
20 46 (15.23%) Enterprise Software
21 42 (13.91%) C
22 38 (12.58%) PHP
22 38 (12.58%) ASP.NET MVC
23 34 (11.26%) jQuery
23 34 (11.26%) Embedded C++
24 33 (10.93%) OOP
24 33 (10.93%) Spring

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (5.30%) Apache
2 7 (2.32%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.32%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.99%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.32%) JBoss
6 3 (0.99%) Node.js
6 3 (0.99%) WordPress
6 3 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.66%) CMS
7 2 (0.66%) Confluence
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.33%) IIS
8 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.99%) Simulink
2 3 (0.99%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.66%) Force.com
1 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Route 53
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.64%) Ethernet
2 9 (2.98%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.32%) DVB
4 6 (1.99%) Wireless
4 6 (1.99%) GPRS
4 6 (1.99%) GSM
4 6 (1.99%) Modbus
4 6 (1.99%) Profibus
5 4 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (0.33%) DHCP
6 1 (0.33%) SSH
6 1 (0.33%) DNS
6 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (35.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.96%) MySQL
3 12 (3.97%) Big Data
4 7 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.99%) Apache Hive
5 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.66%) Redis
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.33%) Riak
7 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.33%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (10.60%) Subversion
2 13 (4.30%) Maven
2 13 (4.30%) ReSharper
2 13 (4.30%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.97%) Moq
3 12 (3.97%) SoapUI
3 12 (3.97%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.98%) Hudson
6 9 (2.98%) Jasmine
7 8 (2.65%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.65%) FitNesse
8 6 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (1.66%) GDB
10 4 (1.32%) JUnit
10 4 (1.32%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.99%) Selenium
11 3 (0.99%) Xcode
General
1 16 (5.30%) Finance
2 14 (4.64%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (3.97%) Retail
5 11 (3.64%) Automotive
6 9 (2.98%) Electronics
7 2 (0.66%) Marketing
7 2 (0.66%) German Language
8 1 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.33%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (50.33%) .NET
2 112 (37.09%) ASP.NET
3 94 (31.13%) HTML
4 70 (23.18%) CSS
5 68 (22.52%) WPF
6 51 (16.89%) XML
7 46 (15.23%) Silverlight
8 38 (12.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 34 (11.26%) jQuery
10 33 (10.93%) Spring
11 32 (10.60%) .NET Framework
11 32 (10.60%) Hibernate
12 29 (9.60%) WCF
13 27 (8.94%) HTML5
13 27 (8.94%) Java EE
14 24 (7.95%) WinForms
15 22 (7.28%) Web Services
15 22 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (6.62%) XHTML
17 18 (5.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.23%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (5.96%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.64%) User Experience
4 13 (4.30%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.31%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.65%) Home Automation
7 8 (2.65%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.32%) IVR
8 7 (2.32%) STB
8 7 (2.32%) DTV
8 7 (2.32%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.99%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.66%) Open Source
11 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.32%) NHS
12 2 (0.66%) Applied Mathematics
12 2 (0.66%) Physics
12 2 (0.66%) iPad
12 2 (0.66%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.89%) Linux
2 29 (9.60%) Android
3 20 (6.62%) Windows
4 18 (5.96%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.98%) UNIX
6 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.66%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (92.38%) Software Engineering
2 122 (40.40%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (21.85%) OO
4 60 (19.87%) MVC
5 55 (18.21%) TDD
6 33 (10.93%) OOP
7 25 (8.28%) Android Development
8 24 (7.95%) BDD
9 23 (7.62%) Automated Testing
10 21 (6.95%) Multithreading
11 20 (6.62%) Software Testing
11 20 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.96%) Unit Testing
14 17 (5.63%) Software Architecture
14 17 (5.63%) Scrum
15 16 (5.30%) UML
16 15 (4.97%) Agile Testing
17 14 (4.64%) Coaching
18 13 (4.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 154 (50.99%) C#
2 98 (32.45%) Java
3 81 (26.82%) JavaScript
4 80 (26.49%) SQL
5 66 (21.85%) C++
6 42 (13.91%) C
7 38 (12.58%) PHP
8 34 (11.26%) Embedded C++
9 25 (8.28%) VB
9 25 (8.28%) Python
10 23 (7.62%) Embedded C
11 22 (7.28%) VB6
12 11 (3.64%) T-SQL
13 10 (3.31%) PHP5
13 10 (3.31%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.98%) Perl
15 8 (2.65%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.99%) Assembly Language
17 5 (1.66%) TypeScript
18 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 77 (25.50%) Degree
2 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (0.99%) ISEB
3 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.66%) PhD
4 2 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.97%) JTAG
2 11 (3.64%) QA
3 10 (3.31%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.31%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (6.29%) Firmware
2 16 (5.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.33%) Salt
2 1 (0.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 47 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.23%) Oracle
3 13 (4.30%) Apple
4 6 (1.99%) NEC
4 6 (1.99%) EMC
4 6 (1.99%) Freescale
4 6 (1.99%) Lauterbach
5 4 (1.32%) IBM
6 3 (0.99%) Coverity
7 1 (0.33%) Tableau
7 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.33%) Sybase
7 1 (0.33%) LexisNexis
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