The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 47 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 351 328 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.72% 4.47% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 5.35% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 306 285 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6462 6133 4608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.84% 83.53% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5190 4743 3617
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yorkshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 +9 191 £40,000 - 38
South Yorkshire +9 81 £35,000 - 8
North Yorkshire +7 69 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 388 (58.26%) C#
2 356 (53.45%) .NET
3 286 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (33.03%) Java
5 195 (29.28%) SQL Server
6 193 (28.98%) SQL
7 188 (28.23%) ASP.NET
8 170 (25.53%) Degree
9 168 (25.23%) OO
10 161 (24.17%) JavaScript
11 153 (22.97%) HTML
12 147 (22.07%) XML
13 146 (21.92%) MVC
14 125 (18.77%) Microsoft
15 123 (18.47%) TDD
16 108 (16.22%) Oracle
17 105 (15.77%) WPF
18 102 (15.32%) Web Services
19 98 (14.71%) Scrum
20 97 (14.56%) CSS
21 85 (12.76%) Finance
22 82 (12.31%) Linux
23 81 (12.16%) C++
23 81 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
24 80 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
25 79 (11.86%) Unit Testing
25 79 (11.86%) jQuery
26 72 (10.81%) .NET Framework
27 68 (10.21%) WCF
28 67 (10.06%) Retail

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.55%) JBoss
3 16 (2.40%) Apache
4 13 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.95%) IIS
4 13 (1.95%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.50%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.50%) CMS
6 6 (0.90%) Node.js
7 5 (0.75%) Sitefinity
8 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.45%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.30%) Jetty
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.30%) Confluence
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 46 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.75%) MS Office
3 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) Maya
5 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) Blender
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.55%) SaaS
2 13 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.35%) Force.com
4 7 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.15%) Route 53
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 28 (4.20%) HTTP
3 27 (4.05%) Internet
4 20 (3.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.40%) Wireless
6 14 (2.10%) GSM
7 12 (1.80%) GPRS
8 10 (1.50%) Modbus
8 10 (1.50%) Profibus
8 10 (1.50%) DHCP
8 10 (1.50%) DNS
9 9 (1.35%) SSL
9 9 (1.35%) DVB
10 6 (0.90%) Firewall
11 5 (0.75%) SSH
11 5 (0.75%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.60%) SAN
12 4 (0.60%) FTP
12 4 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (29.28%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.61%) MySQL
3 34 (5.11%) Big Data
4 16 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 12 (1.80%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.35%) Riak
9 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.60%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.45%) HBase
13 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.45%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 67 (10.06%) Visual Studio
2 53 (7.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (6.01%) Git (software)
4 33 (4.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 29 (4.35%) Subversion
5 29 (4.35%) ReSharper
5 29 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 29 (4.35%) Moq
6 25 (3.75%) Eclipse
7 16 (2.40%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.10%) Maven
9 12 (1.80%) JUnit
9 12 (1.80%) FitNesse
9 12 (1.80%) SpecFlow
10 10 (1.50%) Ant
11 8 (1.20%) JIRA
12 7 (1.05%) Liquibase
13 6 (0.90%) Selenium
14 5 (0.75%) GDB
14 5 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 85 (12.76%) Finance
2 67 (10.06%) Retail
3 18 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 17 (2.55%) Electronics
4 17 (2.55%) Automotive
5 13 (1.95%) Marketing
6 12 (1.80%) Games
7 11 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.50%) Banking
9 9 (1.35%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.20%) Billing
10 8 (1.20%) Publishing
11 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.30%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Law
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 338 (50.75%) Developer
2 242 (36.34%) Software Engineer
3 138 (20.72%) Software Developer
4 88 (13.21%) Senior Developer
5 72 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 54 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 50 (7.51%) Java Developer
8 49 (7.36%) Senior Software Developer
9 48 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 48 (7.21%) Junior
10 42 (6.31%) Architect
11 40 (6.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 36 (5.41%) Junior Developer
13 35 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (4.95%) Web Developer
14 33 (4.95%) C# Software Engineer
15 31 (4.65%) Graduate
16 30 (4.50%) Java Software Engineer
17 28 (4.20%) Analyst
18 26 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (53.45%) .NET
2 188 (28.23%) ASP.NET
3 153 (22.97%) HTML
4 147 (22.07%) XML
5 105 (15.77%) WPF
6 102 (15.32%) Web Services
7 97 (14.56%) CSS
8 80 (12.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (11.86%) jQuery
10 72 (10.81%) .NET Framework
11 68 (10.21%) WCF
12 56 (8.41%) HTML5
13 55 (8.26%) J2EE
14 52 (7.81%) Silverlight
15 49 (7.36%) Hibernate
16 47 (7.06%) LAMP
17 45 (6.76%) WinForms
17 45 (6.76%) Spring
18 42 (6.31%) SOAP
19 41 (6.16%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
2 63 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.35%) Private Cloud
4 22 (3.30%) User Experience
5 19 (2.85%) Open Source
6 18 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.55%) Home Automation
7 17 (2.55%) Mathematics
8 16 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
9 15 (2.25%) Data Integration
10 14 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 13 (1.95%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.80%) NHS
13 9 (1.35%) DTV
13 9 (1.35%) STB
14 6 (0.90%) Animation
14 6 (0.90%) Algorithms
15 5 (0.75%) RIA
15 5 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (12.31%) Linux
2 35 (5.26%) Android
3 33 (4.95%) Windows
4 24 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.00%) UNIX
6 7 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.30%) SUSE
8 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (42.94%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (25.23%) OO
3 146 (21.92%) MVC
4 123 (18.47%) TDD
5 98 (14.71%) Scrum
6 79 (11.86%) Unit Testing
7 57 (8.56%) Project Management
8 51 (7.66%) OOP
9 49 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (7.36%) Mentoring
10 43 (6.46%) BDD
11 39 (5.86%) Automated Testing
12 38 (5.71%) Web Development
12 38 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (5.56%) Analytics
14 36 (5.41%) SOA
15 32 (4.80%) UML
16 30 (4.50%) Android Development
17 26 (3.90%) Waterfall
17 26 (3.90%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 388 (58.26%) C#
2 220 (33.03%) Java
3 193 (28.98%) SQL
4 161 (24.17%) JavaScript
5 81 (12.16%) C++
6 58 (8.71%) PHP
7 54 (8.11%) VB
8 51 (7.66%) C
9 40 (6.01%) Embedded C++
9 40 (6.01%) Python
10 39 (5.86%) VB.NET
11 37 (5.56%) Embedded C
12 30 (4.50%) T-SQL
13 20 (3.00%) VB6
14 18 (2.70%) Ruby
15 13 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.80%) Assembly Language
17 9 (1.35%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.60%) Perl
19 3 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 170 (25.53%) Degree
2 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.60%) MCSE
3 4 (0.60%) MCSA
4 3 (0.45%) ISEB
4 3 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.05%) JTAG
2 22 (3.30%) QA
3 9 (1.35%) SLA
4 5 (0.75%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.60%) WAI
6 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.30%) WCAG
6 2 (0.30%) HL7
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (4.50%) Firmware
2 29 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (1.05%) Puppet
2 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.60%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) MOM
4 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (18.77%) Microsoft
2 108 (16.22%) Oracle
3 18 (2.70%) Apple
4 14 (2.10%) Freescale
5 13 (1.95%) Lauterbach
6 12 (1.80%) EMC
6 12 (1.80%) NEC
7 11 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.90%) Google
9 5 (0.75%) Adobe
10 3 (0.45%) Sybase
10 3 (0.45%) IBM
10 3 (0.45%) Pega
10 3 (0.45%) Kofax
10 3 (0.45%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.45%) LexisNexis
10 3 (0.45%) Coverity
10 3 (0.45%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.15%) Renesas
11 1 (0.15%) Twitter
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Sandstone Technology
Salary: Attractive remuneration, dependent on experience and qualifications
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Health and Social Care Information Centre
Salary: From £39,239 to £47,088 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: circa £45k depending on experience + benefits
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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified -Market rates+ bonus + great benefits + Car allowance
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Salary: £17k - 25k per year
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
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
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