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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 50 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 313 280 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.47% 4.30% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 5.19% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 273 241 310
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
6080 5392 4775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.75% 82.80% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4980 4132 3959
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -4 166 £40,000 -4.76% 34
South Yorkshire +12 86 £35,000 - 5
North Yorkshire -10 42 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 385 (58.78%) C#
2 357 (54.50%) .NET
3 259 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
4 230 (35.11%) Java
5 220 (33.59%) SQL Server
6 213 (32.52%) SQL
7 208 (31.76%) ASP.NET
8 178 (27.18%) XML
9 169 (25.80%) MVC
10 161 (24.58%) OO
11 154 (23.51%) JavaScript
12 153 (23.36%) Degree
13 148 (22.60%) HTML
14 131 (20.00%) Web Services
15 118 (18.02%) Microsoft
16 115 (17.56%) Oracle
17 107 (16.34%) TDD
18 106 (16.18%) WPF
19 103 (15.73%) CSS
20 99 (15.11%) Finance
21 92 (14.05%) Scrum
21 92 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
22 83 (12.67%) Enterprise Software
23 77 (11.76%) OOP
24 75 (11.45%) Linux
25 73 (11.15%) C++
26 72 (10.99%) SOAP
26 72 (10.99%) Hibernate
27 68 (10.38%) .NET Framework
28 66 (10.08%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (4.12%) WebSphere
2 26 (3.97%) JBoss
3 21 (3.21%) WebLogic
4 19 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.14%) Apache
6 12 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.68%) IIS
8 5 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.61%) CMS
9 4 (0.61%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.46%) Node.js
11 2 (0.31%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.31%) Confluence
11 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.31%) Jetty
11 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 58 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.46%) MS Project
2 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.31%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.15%) Blender
4 1 (0.15%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) Maya
4 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.46%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.05%) SaaS
2 12 (1.83%) Force.com
3 7 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.97%) HTTP
2 20 (3.05%) Internet
3 19 (2.90%) Ethernet
4 16 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.53%) DNS
5 10 (1.53%) DHCP
5 10 (1.53%) Modbus
5 10 (1.53%) Profibus
6 9 (1.37%) Wireless
6 9 (1.37%) GPRS
6 9 (1.37%) GSM
6 9 (1.37%) SSL
7 8 (1.22%) DVB
8 6 (0.92%) Firewall
9 5 (0.76%) SSH
10 4 (0.61%) FTP
11 1 (0.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (33.59%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.19%) MySQL
3 31 (4.73%) Big Data
4 17 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.61%) DB2
9 4 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.31%) Riak
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (9.31%) Visual Studio
2 45 (6.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (5.95%) Eclipse
4 37 (5.65%) Subversion
5 29 (4.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 27 (4.12%) Git (software)
7 25 (3.82%) Jenkins
8 23 (3.51%) ReSharper
9 22 (3.36%) SoapUI
9 22 (3.36%) Moq
10 21 (3.21%) Ant
11 20 (3.05%) Maven
12 17 (2.60%) Selenium
12 17 (2.60%) JUnit
13 16 (2.44%) SpecFlow
14 12 (1.83%) Jasmine
14 12 (1.83%) FitNesse
15 9 (1.37%) JIRA
15 9 (1.37%) Liquibase
16 7 (1.07%) WebDriver
General
1 99 (15.11%) Finance
2 63 (9.62%) Retail
3 21 (3.21%) Banking
4 20 (3.05%) Retail Banking
4 20 (3.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.68%) Electronics
5 11 (1.68%) Games
6 10 (1.53%) Marketing
6 10 (1.53%) Automotive
7 9 (1.37%) Publishing
8 8 (1.22%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.46%) Legal
10 1 (0.15%) Law
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 325 (49.62%) Developer
2 259 (39.54%) Software Engineer
3 131 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 95 (14.50%) Senior Developer
5 79 (12.06%) .NET Developer
6 61 (9.31%) Java Developer
7 55 (8.40%) Senior Software Developer
8 54 (8.24%) Junior
9 50 (7.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 47 (7.18%) C# Developer
11 41 (6.26%) Graduate
12 40 (6.11%) Junior Developer
13 38 (5.80%) C# Software Engineer
13 38 (5.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 37 (5.65%) Architect
14 37 (5.65%) Java Software Engineer
15 31 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
16 25 (3.82%) .NET Software Engineer
17 23 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
18 22 (3.36%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (54.50%) .NET
2 208 (31.76%) ASP.NET
3 178 (27.18%) XML
4 148 (22.60%) HTML
5 131 (20.00%) Web Services
6 106 (16.18%) WPF
7 103 (15.73%) CSS
8 92 (14.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 72 (10.99%) SOAP
9 72 (10.99%) Hibernate
10 68 (10.38%) .NET Framework
11 65 (9.92%) Silverlight
11 65 (9.92%) jQuery
11 65 (9.92%) WCF
12 63 (9.62%) J2EE
13 60 (9.16%) Java EE
14 59 (9.01%) Spring
15 52 (7.94%) LAMP
16 44 (6.72%) RESTful
17 43 (6.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 83 (12.67%) Enterprise Software
2 66 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.66%) Data Integration
4 23 (3.51%) User Experience
5 20 (3.05%) Mathematics
6 18 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (1.98%) Open Source
8 13 (1.98%) NHS
9 11 (1.68%) Home Automation
10 9 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.37%) Animation
11 8 (1.22%) STB
11 8 (1.22%) DTV
11 8 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.07%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.07%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.07%) Replication
13 6 (0.92%) Equities
14 4 (0.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.45%) Linux
2 39 (5.95%) Android
3 26 (3.97%) Windows
4 23 (3.51%) UNIX
4 23 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.61%) SUSE
6 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (25.80%) MVC
3 161 (24.58%) OO
4 107 (16.34%) TDD
5 92 (14.05%) Scrum
6 77 (11.76%) OOP
7 56 (8.55%) Project Management
8 55 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (7.33%) SOA
10 44 (6.72%) Mentoring
11 41 (6.26%) Unit Testing
12 37 (5.65%) Automated Testing
13 36 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (5.50%) BDD
14 34 (5.19%) Android Development
15 30 (4.58%) UML
16 29 (4.43%) Performance Analysis
17 27 (4.12%) Web Development
18 26 (3.97%) Software Testing
18 26 (3.97%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 385 (58.78%) C#
2 230 (35.11%) Java
3 213 (32.52%) SQL
4 154 (23.51%) JavaScript
5 73 (11.15%) C++
6 54 (8.24%) VB
7 49 (7.48%) PHP
8 47 (7.18%) C
9 37 (5.65%) VB.NET
9 37 (5.65%) Embedded C++
10 27 (4.12%) Embedded C
11 26 (3.97%) VB6
12 24 (3.66%) T-SQL
13 23 (3.51%) Python
14 22 (3.36%) PL/SQL
15 9 (1.37%) Assembly Language
16 8 (1.22%) Ruby
16 8 (1.22%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.22%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.92%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 153 (23.36%) Degree
2 9 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.61%) MCSE
4 4 (0.61%) MCSA
4 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.46%) ISEB
6 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.31%) PhD
7 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.66%) QA
2 19 (2.90%) JTAG
3 11 (1.68%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.37%) SLA
5 7 (1.07%) WAI
6 2 (0.31%) HL7
6 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.31%) WCAG
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.36%) Hyper-V
2 19 (2.90%) Firmware
3 5 (0.76%) Terminal Services
3 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.83%) Puppet
2 8 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.07%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.15%) Salt
4 1 (0.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 118 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 115 (17.56%) Oracle
3 18 (2.75%) Apple
4 10 (1.53%) EMC
4 10 (1.53%) Freescale
5 9 (1.37%) NEC
5 9 (1.37%) Lauterbach
6 5 (0.76%) Sybase
7 4 (0.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.46%) LexisNexis
8 3 (0.46%) Pega
8 3 (0.46%) Coverity
8 3 (0.46%) Kofax
8 3 (0.46%) IBM
9 2 (0.31%) Tableau
10 1 (0.15%) Twitter
10 1 (0.15%) Perforce
10 1 (0.15%) Zend
10 1 (0.15%) Progress
10 1 (0.15%) HP
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum £Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits + Great Working E
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago