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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 54 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 299 242 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.08% 4.48% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 5.41% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 248 217 342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
5878 4475 4500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.13% 82.78% 78.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4567 3493 3697
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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 -2 176 £40,000 - 28
North Yorkshire +9 66 £42,500 +21.42% 11
South Yorkshire -14 62 £35,000 - 10
East Yorkshire +2 7 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 275 (45.01%) C#
2 274 (44.84%) .NET
3 203 (33.22%) Java
4 183 (29.95%) SQL
5 170 (27.82%) SQL Server
6 149 (24.39%) HTML
7 142 (23.24%) JavaScript
8 139 (22.75%) OO
9 138 (22.59%) Degree
10 130 (21.28%) ASP.NET
11 127 (20.79%) XML
12 125 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
13 122 (19.97%) Web Services
14 99 (16.20%) Microsoft
15 98 (16.04%) C++
15 98 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
16 94 (15.38%) MVC
17 90 (14.73%) Scrum
18 89 (14.57%) CSS
19 83 (13.58%) Linux
20 82 (13.42%) TDD
21 77 (12.60%) Finance
22 75 (12.27%) OOP
23 72 (11.78%) J2EE
24 71 (11.62%) .NET Framework
25 69 (11.29%) Computer Science
25 69 (11.29%) C
25 69 (11.29%) Windows
26 68 (11.13%) SOAP
26 68 (11.13%) WCF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 50 (8.18%) Apache
2 24 (3.93%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.27%) WebSphere
3 20 (3.27%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (2.13%) Node.js
7 9 (1.47%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.82%) IIS
10 4 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.65%) CMS
11 3 (0.49%) CICS
11 3 (0.49%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.49%) Drupal
11 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.49%) WordPress
12 2 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 50 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.49%) Simulink
3 3 (0.49%) MS Project
3 3 (0.49%) TargetLink
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) CODA-Financials
2 4 (0.65%) Magento
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.98%) SaaS
3 4 (0.65%) Force.com
3 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.96%) Ethernet
1 12 (1.96%) HTTP
1 12 (1.96%) Internet
2 9 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.31%) ZigBee
3 8 (1.31%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.31%) Wireless
4 7 (1.15%) DVB
5 3 (0.49%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) VoLTE
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) RTP
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.16%) GSM
7 1 (0.16%) LAN
7 1 (0.16%) LTE
7 1 (0.16%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (27.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.58%) MySQL
3 27 (4.42%) Hadoop
4 20 (3.27%) Apache Hive
4 20 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.95%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.95%) Riak
6 14 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.47%) Redis
8 9 (1.47%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.31%) Big Data
10 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.82%) HBase
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 55 (9.00%) Visual Studio
2 41 (6.71%) Subversion
3 40 (6.55%) Maven
4 33 (5.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (5.24%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.09%) Hudson
7 17 (2.78%) Selenium
8 15 (2.45%) SpecFlow
8 15 (2.45%) JUnit
9 10 (1.64%) Git (software)
9 10 (1.64%) Jasmine
10 7 (1.15%) Behat
10 7 (1.15%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.98%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.98%) Ant
11 6 (0.98%) Automake
12 5 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 4 (0.65%) JIRA
13 4 (0.65%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 77 (12.60%) Finance
2 11 (1.80%) Banking
3 9 (1.47%) Electronics
4 7 (1.15%) Back Office
4 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.15%) Retail
5 6 (0.98%) Legal
5 6 (0.98%) Publishing
6 4 (0.65%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.65%) Games
6 4 (0.65%) Automotive
7 3 (0.49%) Marketing
8 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Law
9 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.16%) Military
9 1 (0.16%) Local Government
9 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 299 (48.94%) Software Engineer
2 288 (47.14%) Developer
3 101 (16.53%) Software Developer
4 71 (11.62%) Java Developer
5 66 (10.80%) .NET Developer
6 57 (9.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 50 (8.18%) Java Software Engineer
8 46 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 39 (6.38%) Lead Developer
10 37 (6.06%) Architect
11 33 (5.40%) Junior
12 31 (5.07%) .NET Software Engineer
12 31 (5.07%) Junior Developer
13 30 (4.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 29 (4.75%) C# Software Engineer
15 27 (4.42%) C# Developer
16 26 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
17 25 (4.09%) Lead Software Engineer
18 23 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
19 22 (3.60%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (44.84%) .NET
2 149 (24.39%) HTML
3 130 (21.28%) ASP.NET
4 127 (20.79%) XML
5 122 (19.97%) Web Services
6 89 (14.57%) CSS
7 72 (11.78%) J2EE
8 71 (11.62%) .NET Framework
9 68 (11.13%) SOAP
9 68 (11.13%) WCF
10 67 (10.97%) Spring
11 66 (10.80%) Hibernate
12 58 (9.49%) jQuery
13 56 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 51 (8.35%) WPF
15 42 (6.87%) Silverlight
15 42 (6.87%) HTML5
16 40 (6.55%) Java EE
17 39 (6.38%) LAMP
18 33 (5.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 98 (16.04%) Enterprise Software
2 69 (11.29%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.44%) Mathematics
4 19 (3.11%) Open Source
5 18 (2.95%) NHS
6 16 (2.62%) Firmware
6 16 (2.62%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.96%) Data Integration
7 12 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.96%) DTV
8 11 (1.80%) STB
9 6 (0.98%) MPEG
10 5 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.82%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.65%) RIA
12 3 (0.49%) GIS
12 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.49%) W3C
13 2 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 83 (13.58%) Linux
2 69 (11.29%) Windows
3 44 (7.20%) UNIX
4 13 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (1.64%) Android
6 5 (0.82%) Windows CE
6 5 (0.82%) Solaris
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.49%) zOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (22.75%) OO
2 125 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (15.38%) MVC
4 90 (14.73%) Scrum
5 82 (13.42%) TDD
6 75 (12.27%) OOP
7 43 (7.04%) Project Management
8 42 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (6.55%) SOA
9 40 (6.55%) B2C
10 30 (4.91%) Unit Testing
11 29 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (4.58%) UML
13 27 (4.42%) BDD
14 25 (4.09%) MapReduce
14 25 (4.09%) Multithreading
14 25 (4.09%) Data Transformation
15 24 (3.93%) Requirements Analysis
16 23 (3.76%) System Testing
17 20 (3.27%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 275 (45.01%) C#
2 203 (33.22%) Java
3 183 (29.95%) SQL
4 142 (23.24%) JavaScript
5 98 (16.04%) C++
6 69 (11.29%) C
7 52 (8.51%) PHP
8 49 (8.02%) Python
9 41 (6.71%) VB
10 31 (5.07%) VB6
10 31 (5.07%) Perl
11 28 (4.58%) T-SQL
12 26 (4.26%) Bash Shell
13 25 (4.09%) Embedded C
14 23 (3.76%) Embedded C++
15 21 (3.44%) PL/SQL
16 17 (2.78%) VB.NET
17 16 (2.62%) XAML
18 13 (2.13%) Ruby
19 11 (1.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 138 (22.59%) Degree
2 14 (2.29%) HND
3 10 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.33%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) PhD
8 1 (0.16%) MCTS
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.40%) QA
2 11 (1.80%) WAI
3 5 (0.82%) FATCA
3 5 (0.82%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.49%) TickIT
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) Varnish
4 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.45%) Vagrant
1 15 (2.45%) Puppet
2 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.16%) OpenView
3 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 99 (16.20%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.47%) Oracle
3 9 (1.47%) JBoss
4 6 (0.98%) Zend
4 6 (0.98%) Cisco
4 6 (0.98%) IBM
5 5 (0.82%) Cloudera
5 5 (0.82%) CODA
6 4 (0.65%) Red Gate
6 4 (0.65%) Typemock
7 3 (0.49%) Coverity
7 3 (0.49%) Tableau
8 2 (0.33%) Sybase
8 2 (0.33%) Progress
9 1 (0.16%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.16%) Remedy
9 1 (0.16%) BMC
9 1 (0.16%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.16%) HP
9 1 (0.16%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £28,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £17k - 18k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago