The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 58 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 275 262 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.97% 4.94% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 6.06% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 236 220 339
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5553 4326 4258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.26% 81.61% 78.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 3333 3476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
England

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 July 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 July 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 -14 178 £42,500 +6.25% 31
South Yorkshire -6 51 £35,000 -6.66% 6
North Yorkshire -11 44 £42,500 +21.42% 8
East Yorkshire +3 9 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 268 (43.86%) .NET
2 263 (43.04%) C#
3 179 (29.30%) Java
4 176 (28.81%) SQL
5 173 (28.31%) SQL Server
6 149 (24.39%) OO
7 147 (24.06%) Degree
8 145 (23.73%) HTML
9 141 (23.08%) JavaScript
10 123 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
11 119 (19.48%) ASP.NET
12 113 (18.49%) Web Services
13 110 (18.00%) XML
13 110 (18.00%) Scrum
14 95 (15.55%) Microsoft
15 94 (15.38%) C++
16 89 (14.57%) MVC
17 88 (14.40%) Enterprise Software
18 87 (14.24%) TDD
19 82 (13.42%) CSS
19 82 (13.42%) Linux
20 81 (13.26%) Windows
21 76 (12.44%) Finance
22 72 (11.78%) J2EE
23 71 (11.62%) Computer Science
24 70 (11.46%) C
24 70 (11.46%) OOP
25 67 (10.97%) Spring
26 65 (10.64%) WCF
27 63 (10.31%) .NET Framework

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 54 (8.84%) Apache
2 28 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.76%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (2.45%) Node.js
5 15 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (2.13%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.82%) NServiceBus
8 5 (0.82%) IIS
8 5 (0.82%) OpenEdge
9 4 (0.65%) CMS
10 3 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.49%) Drupal
10 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.49%) WordPress
10 3 (0.49%) CICS
11 2 (0.33%) nginx
11 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 44 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) MS Project
3 3 (0.49%) Simulink
3 3 (0.49%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.49%) TargetLink
4 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.82%) CODA-Financials
3 4 (0.65%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.78%) Internet
2 13 (2.13%) Ethernet
2 13 (2.13%) HTTP
3 10 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.64%) Broadband
4 9 (1.47%) Bluetooth
4 9 (1.47%) Wireless
4 9 (1.47%) ZigBee
5 8 (1.31%) DVB
6 5 (0.82%) FTP
7 2 (0.33%) Intranet
7 2 (0.33%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) Firewall
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (28.31%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.40%) MySQL
3 27 (4.42%) Hadoop
4 26 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.27%) Apache Hive
6 20 (3.27%) Riak
7 16 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.13%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.64%) Redis
11 9 (1.47%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.15%) Big Data
12 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.98%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.82%) HBase
15 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (8.18%) Visual Studio
2 47 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (6.87%) Maven
4 36 (5.89%) Subversion
5 27 (4.42%) Jenkins
6 20 (3.27%) Hudson
6 20 (3.27%) JUnit
7 14 (2.29%) Git (software)
8 12 (1.96%) SpecFlow
9 10 (1.64%) Selenium
10 9 (1.47%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.15%) Behat
11 7 (1.15%) NUnit
11 7 (1.15%) Ant
12 6 (0.98%) Automake
12 6 (0.98%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.82%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.82%) MorphX
14 4 (0.65%) JIRA
14 4 (0.65%) ReSharper
General
1 76 (12.44%) Finance
2 14 (2.29%) Legal
3 11 (1.80%) Banking
4 10 (1.64%) Electronics
5 8 (1.31%) Back Office
6 6 (0.98%) Law
7 5 (0.82%) Marketing
7 5 (0.82%) Publishing
7 5 (0.82%) Games
8 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.65%) Automotive
9 3 (0.49%) Retail
10 2 (0.33%) Military
10 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 294 (48.12%) Software Engineer
2 279 (45.66%) Developer
3 86 (14.08%) Software Developer
4 68 (11.13%) .NET Developer
5 65 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 54 (8.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 40 (6.55%) Senior Developer
8 39 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
9 36 (5.89%) Architect
10 33 (5.40%) .NET Software Engineer
11 32 (5.24%) Junior
11 32 (5.24%) Lead Developer
11 32 (5.24%) Junior Developer
12 29 (4.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 27 (4.42%) C# Software Engineer
14 24 (3.93%) Team Leader
15 23 (3.76%) ScrumMaster
16 21 (3.44%) Lead Java Developer
16 21 (3.44%) C# Developer
16 21 (3.44%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (43.86%) .NET
2 145 (23.73%) HTML
3 119 (19.48%) ASP.NET
4 113 (18.49%) Web Services
5 110 (18.00%) XML
6 82 (13.42%) CSS
7 72 (11.78%) J2EE
8 67 (10.97%) Spring
9 65 (10.64%) WCF
10 63 (10.31%) .NET Framework
11 58 (9.49%) jQuery
11 58 (9.49%) Hibernate
12 54 (8.84%) WPF
13 50 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (8.18%) SOAP
14 45 (7.36%) HTML5
15 44 (7.20%) LAMP
16 36 (5.89%) WinForms
17 35 (5.73%) Java EE
18 34 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 88 (14.40%) Enterprise Software
2 71 (11.62%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.76%) Mathematics
4 21 (3.44%) Open Source
5 18 (2.95%) Firmware
6 16 (2.62%) NHS
6 16 (2.62%) Digital Media
7 14 (2.29%) DTV
8 12 (1.96%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.96%) STB
9 7 (1.15%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.15%) MPEG
10 5 (0.82%) W3C
10 5 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.82%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.65%) RIA
12 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.49%) GIS
12 3 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.42%) Linux
2 81 (13.26%) Windows
3 46 (7.53%) UNIX
4 15 (2.45%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (1.15%) Android
6 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.82%) Solaris
6 5 (0.82%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.49%) zOS
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Debian
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (24.39%) OO
2 123 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (18.00%) Scrum
4 89 (14.57%) MVC
5 87 (14.24%) TDD
6 70 (11.46%) OOP
7 47 (7.69%) Project Management
8 42 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (6.71%) B2C
10 36 (5.89%) SOA
11 33 (5.40%) Unit Testing
12 30 (4.91%) UML
13 27 (4.42%) BDD
14 26 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (4.09%) Waterfall
15 25 (4.09%) Data Transformation
16 24 (3.93%) Multithreading
17 23 (3.76%) System Testing
18 22 (3.60%) Web Development
19 20 (3.27%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 263 (43.04%) C#
2 179 (29.30%) Java
3 176 (28.81%) SQL
4 141 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 94 (15.38%) C++
6 70 (11.46%) C
7 49 (8.02%) PHP
8 46 (7.53%) Python
9 43 (7.04%) VB
10 31 (5.07%) Perl
11 27 (4.42%) T-SQL
11 27 (4.42%) VB.NET
12 26 (4.26%) Embedded C
12 26 (4.26%) VB6
13 25 (4.09%) Bash Shell
14 22 (3.60%) Embedded C++
15 18 (2.95%) XAML
16 15 (2.45%) Ruby
16 15 (2.45%) PL/SQL
17 11 (1.80%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 147 (24.06%) Degree
2 14 (2.29%) HND
3 11 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.82%) PhD
6 5 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.49%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.33%) MCTS
8 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.89%) QA
2 10 (1.64%) WAI
3 5 (0.82%) FATCA
3 5 (0.82%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.49%) TickIT
5 1 (0.16%) SLA
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 18 (2.95%) Puppet
1 18 (2.95%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) OpenView
3 1 (0.16%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.16%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.16%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 95 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.82%) Oracle
3 7 (1.15%) Zend
4 6 (0.98%) Cisco
5 5 (0.82%) IBM
5 5 (0.82%) JBoss
5 5 (0.82%) CODA
5 5 (0.82%) Reuters
5 5 (0.82%) Cloudera
6 4 (0.65%) Typemock
6 4 (0.65%) Red Gate
7 3 (0.49%) Progress
7 3 (0.49%) Adobe
8 2 (0.33%) Coverity
8 2 (0.33%) Tableau
9 1 (0.16%) Twitter
9 1 (0.16%) Freescale
9 1 (0.16%) Atmel
9 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.16%) Remedy
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
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