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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 52 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 322 237 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.39% 4.41% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 5.15% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 279 217 297
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,700
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
6040 4598 4795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.39% 85.61% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4720 3634 3924
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +7 180 £42,500 +6.25% 26
North Yorkshire +13 77 £37,500 +2.73% 9
South Yorkshire -7 73 £34,000 -2.85% 16
East Yorkshire +3 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 286 (46.05%) C#
2 279 (44.93%) .NET
3 277 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
4 223 (35.91%) Java
5 200 (32.21%) SQL
6 176 (28.34%) SQL Server
7 152 (24.48%) XML
8 143 (23.03%) JavaScript
9 139 (22.38%) ASP.NET
9 139 (22.38%) OO
10 138 (22.22%) HTML
11 137 (22.06%) Web Services
12 132 (21.26%) Degree
13 113 (18.20%) MVC
14 94 (15.14%) Microsoft
15 93 (14.98%) Enterprise Software
16 88 (14.17%) C++
16 88 (14.17%) CSS
16 88 (14.17%) TDD
17 87 (14.01%) Finance
18 83 (13.37%) SOAP
18 83 (13.37%) Linux
19 82 (13.20%) Oracle
20 80 (12.88%) J2EE
21 78 (12.56%) OOP
22 73 (11.76%) Scrum
23 69 (11.11%) Hibernate
24 64 (10.31%) Computer Science
25 63 (10.14%) Spring
25 63 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (7.09%) Apache
2 28 (4.51%) WebSphere
3 16 (2.58%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.58%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.09%) Node.js
5 11 (1.77%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.45%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.64%) CMS
10 3 (0.48%) CICS
10 3 (0.48%) OpenEdge
10 3 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.48%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.48%) WordPress
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.32%) nginx
11 2 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 51 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.64%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.48%) Simulink
3 3 (0.48%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) CODA-Financials
2 4 (0.64%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.77%) SaaS
2 9 (1.45%) Force.com
3 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.90%) HTTP
2 11 (1.77%) Internet
3 8 (1.29%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.64%) ZigBee
5 4 (0.64%) Wireless
5 4 (0.64%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.32%) Network Security
6 2 (0.32%) FTP
6 2 (0.32%) DVB
7 1 (0.16%) VoLTE
7 1 (0.16%) RTP
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
7 1 (0.16%) GSM
7 1 (0.16%) LAN
7 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) LTE
7 1 (0.16%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (28.34%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.19%) MySQL
3 23 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 22 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (3.54%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.74%) Apache Hive
7 13 (2.09%) Riak
8 12 (1.93%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.77%) Big Data
10 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.29%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.13%) Redis
13 6 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 54 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 49 (7.89%) Subversion
3 37 (5.96%) Jenkins
4 36 (5.80%) Maven
5 28 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (4.03%) Selenium
6 25 (4.03%) Hudson
7 17 (2.74%) JUnit
7 17 (2.74%) Eclipse
8 16 (2.58%) Git (software)
9 13 (2.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 13 (2.09%) SpecFlow
10 12 (1.93%) Jasmine
11 11 (1.77%) Ant
12 7 (1.13%) Behat
13 6 (0.97%) Automake
13 6 (0.97%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.81%) ReSharper
15 4 (0.64%) WebDriver
16 3 (0.48%) NUnit
General
1 87 (14.01%) Finance
2 18 (2.90%) Banking
3 17 (2.74%) Retail
4 11 (1.77%) Retail Banking
5 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.13%) Games
6 5 (0.81%) Marketing
7 4 (0.64%) Automotive
7 4 (0.64%) Electronics
7 4 (0.64%) Back Office
8 3 (0.48%) Legal
8 3 (0.48%) Publishing
9 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 315 (50.72%) Developer
2 281 (45.25%) Software Engineer
3 119 (19.16%) Software Developer
4 79 (12.72%) Java Developer
5 67 (10.79%) .NET Developer
6 65 (10.47%) Senior Developer
7 55 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 52 (8.37%) Java Software Engineer
9 39 (6.28%) Junior
9 39 (6.28%) Lead Developer
10 37 (5.96%) Architect
10 37 (5.96%) C# Developer
11 35 (5.64%) Junior Developer
12 34 (5.48%) C# Software Engineer
13 29 (4.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 27 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
15 26 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
15 26 (4.19%) Lead Java Developer
16 24 (3.86%) Graduate
17 23 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (44.93%) .NET
2 152 (24.48%) XML
3 139 (22.38%) ASP.NET
4 138 (22.22%) HTML
5 137 (22.06%) Web Services
6 88 (14.17%) CSS
7 83 (13.37%) SOAP
8 80 (12.88%) J2EE
9 69 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 63 (10.14%) Spring
10 63 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (9.02%) WCF
11 56 (9.02%) .NET Framework
12 54 (8.70%) Java EE
13 52 (8.37%) jQuery
14 50 (8.05%) WPF
15 48 (7.73%) LAMP
16 46 (7.41%) Silverlight
17 35 (5.64%) WinForms
18 28 (4.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.98%) Enterprise Software
2 64 (10.31%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 20 (3.22%) Open Source
4 20 (3.22%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.22%) User Experience
5 16 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (1.93%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.77%) NHS
8 10 (1.61%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.81%) DTV
11 4 (0.64%) STB
11 4 (0.64%) Equities
11 4 (0.64%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.48%) W3C
12 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.48%) GIS
12 3 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 83 (13.37%) Linux
2 51 (8.21%) Windows
3 44 (7.09%) UNIX
4 16 (2.58%) Android
5 7 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.81%) Solaris
7 4 (0.64%) Windows CE
7 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.48%) zOS
9 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.32%) SUSE
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) HPUX
10 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (22.38%) OO
3 113 (18.20%) MVC
4 88 (14.17%) TDD
5 78 (12.56%) OOP
6 73 (11.76%) Scrum
7 48 (7.73%) Project Management
8 46 (7.41%) SOA
9 43 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (5.80%) Mentoring
11 33 (5.31%) B2C
12 31 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (4.51%) UML
14 26 (4.19%) Software Architecture
15 25 (4.03%) Performance Analysis
16 24 (3.86%) System Testing
17 23 (3.70%) Unit Testing
18 22 (3.54%) BDD
18 22 (3.54%) MapReduce
18 22 (3.54%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 286 (46.05%) C#
2 223 (35.91%) Java
3 200 (32.21%) SQL
4 143 (23.03%) JavaScript
5 88 (14.17%) C++
6 58 (9.34%) PHP
7 57 (9.18%) C
8 54 (8.70%) Python
9 39 (6.28%) VB
10 31 (4.99%) VB6
11 30 (4.83%) Perl
12 27 (4.35%) PL/SQL
12 27 (4.35%) Bash Shell
13 25 (4.03%) Embedded C++
14 20 (3.22%) T-SQL
15 19 (3.06%) Embedded C
16 17 (2.74%) VB.NET
17 13 (2.09%) Ruby
18 11 (1.77%) PowerShell
19 10 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 132 (21.26%) Degree
2 12 (1.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (1.93%) HND
3 11 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ISEB
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.99%) QA
2 11 (1.77%) WAI
3 8 (1.29%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.81%) AIFMD
4 5 (0.81%) FATCA
5 3 (0.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (1.61%) Firmware
2 5 (0.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.32%) Varnish
3 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.42%) Puppet
2 13 (2.09%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.16%) OpenView
4 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 94 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 82 (13.20%) Oracle
3 17 (2.74%) JBoss
4 6 (0.97%) IBM
5 5 (0.81%) Cloudera
5 5 (0.81%) CODA
6 4 (0.64%) Tableau
6 4 (0.64%) Typemock
6 4 (0.64%) Red Gate
6 4 (0.64%) Sybase
6 4 (0.64%) Cisco
7 3 (0.48%) Coverity
8 2 (0.32%) Zend
8 2 (0.32%) Progress
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.16%) HP
9 1 (0.16%) EMC
9 1 (0.16%) BMC
9 1 (0.16%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.16%) Remedy
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Pension + Health Care + Life Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £18000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago