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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 34 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 437 300 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.48% 4.24% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 5.10% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 322 256 237
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
5875 5887 4428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 87.09% 83.28% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4805 4599 3415
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +39 353 £42,500 +6.25% 49
South Yorkshire +6 49 £36,000 +5.88% 3
North Yorkshire -16 30 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 424 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (48.51%) C#
3 387 (47.90%) .NET
4 263 (32.55%) SQL
5 262 (32.43%) Java
6 242 (29.95%) JavaScript
7 217 (26.86%) HTML
8 192 (23.76%) SQL Server
9 188 (23.27%) ASP.NET
10 166 (20.54%) Degree
11 165 (20.42%) OO
12 159 (19.68%) TDD
13 150 (18.56%) C++
14 131 (16.21%) Scrum
15 128 (15.84%) PHP
16 126 (15.59%) MVC
17 120 (14.85%) Web Services
18 117 (14.48%) CSS
19 114 (14.11%) XML
19 114 (14.11%) WPF
20 110 (13.61%) Oracle
20 110 (13.61%) SDLC
21 108 (13.37%) HTML5
22 106 (13.12%) Linux
23 102 (12.62%) jQuery
24 100 (12.38%) Microsoft
25 98 (12.13%) .NET Framework
26 97 (12.00%) WCF
27 94 (11.63%) Visual Studio
28 92 (11.39%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 45 (5.57%) Node.js
2 25 (3.09%) Apache
3 16 (1.98%) JBoss
3 16 (1.98%) CMS
4 14 (1.73%) IIS
5 13 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.24%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.11%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.11%) Sitefinity
8 8 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.87%) SAS
9 7 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.74%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (0.74%) Mule
10 6 (0.74%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.62%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.62%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.61%) MS Office
3 9 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.73%) SaaS
4 9 (1.11%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.87%) Force.com
6 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.25%) GitHub
7 2 (0.25%) IaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.25%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.21%) Ethernet
1 34 (4.21%) Internet
2 24 (2.97%) HTTP
3 11 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.36%) Wireless
4 8 (0.99%) Bluetooth
4 8 (0.99%) GSM
5 7 (0.87%) DNS
6 6 (0.74%) FTP
7 5 (0.62%) RFID
7 5 (0.62%) Firewall
7 5 (0.62%) DHCP
7 5 (0.62%) GPRS
8 4 (0.50%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.50%) SSL
8 4 (0.50%) SAN
8 4 (0.50%) Intranet
8 4 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.37%) Modbus
9 3 (0.37%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (23.76%) SQL Server
2 72 (8.91%) MySQL
3 59 (7.30%) MongoDB
4 28 (3.47%) NoSQL
4 28 (3.47%) Relational Database
5 22 (2.72%) Hadoop
6 20 (2.48%) Redis
7 17 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (1.98%) Big Data
9 13 (1.61%) CouchDB
9 13 (1.61%) Apache Hive
10 11 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.24%) Riak
12 7 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.74%) SQLite
13 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 94 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 84 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 37 (4.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 27 (3.34%) Subversion
6 22 (2.72%) NUnit
7 19 (2.35%) MSTest
7 19 (2.35%) Jenkins
8 17 (2.10%) Moq
9 13 (1.61%) SoapUI
9 13 (1.61%) ReSharper
9 13 (1.61%) Maven
10 9 (1.11%) Xcode
11 7 (0.87%) Selenium
11 7 (0.87%) JUnit
11 7 (0.87%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.87%) CppUnit
11 7 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.87%) Behat
12 6 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 88 (10.89%) Retail
2 85 (10.52%) Finance
3 57 (7.05%) Pharmaceutical
4 24 (2.97%) Games
5 20 (2.48%) Marketing
6 17 (2.10%) Electronics
7 14 (1.73%) Automotive
8 10 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.99%) Billing
10 7 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.62%) Banking
12 4 (0.50%) Legal
13 3 (0.37%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Law
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 417 (51.61%) Developer
2 353 (43.69%) Software Engineer
3 145 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 92 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 70 (8.66%) C# Developer
6 67 (8.29%) .NET Developer
7 59 (7.30%) Java Developer
8 57 (7.05%) Senior Software Engineer
9 48 (5.94%) C# Software Engineer
10 44 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
11 40 (4.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 40 (4.95%) Programmer
12 35 (4.33%) Junior
12 35 (4.33%) Web Developer
13 33 (4.08%) Analyst
13 33 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
14 31 (3.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 28 (3.47%) Architect
15 28 (3.47%) Graduate
16 26 (3.22%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (47.90%) .NET
2 217 (26.86%) HTML
3 188 (23.27%) ASP.NET
4 120 (14.85%) Web Services
5 117 (14.48%) CSS
6 114 (14.11%) XML
6 114 (14.11%) WPF
7 108 (13.37%) HTML5
8 102 (12.62%) jQuery
9 98 (12.13%) .NET Framework
10 97 (12.00%) WCF
11 79 (9.78%) WinForms
12 66 (8.17%) J2EE
13 61 (7.55%) Spring
14 54 (6.68%) Java EE
14 54 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 50 (6.19%) LAMP
16 46 (5.69%) REST
17 45 (5.57%) AngularJS
18 44 (5.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.02%) Enterprise Software
2 77 (9.53%) Computer Science
3 63 (7.80%) NHS
4 35 (4.33%) Mobile App
5 34 (4.21%) User Experience
6 24 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.23%) Mathematics
8 15 (1.86%) RIA
9 13 (1.61%) Client/Server
9 13 (1.61%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 8 (0.99%) Data Integration
11 8 (0.99%) Home Automation
12 7 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.87%) Telematics
12 7 (0.87%) W3C
12 7 (0.87%) DTV
12 7 (0.87%) Cryptography
13 5 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 106 (13.12%) Linux
2 57 (7.05%) Windows
3 52 (6.44%) Android
4 45 (5.57%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.10%) UNIX
6 12 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (0.62%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.50%) Solaris
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.25%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.25%) CentOS
11 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (20.42%) OO
3 159 (19.68%) TDD
4 131 (16.21%) Scrum
5 126 (15.59%) MVC
6 110 (13.61%) SDLC
7 92 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
8 79 (9.78%) Unit Testing
9 68 (8.42%) Mentoring
10 67 (8.29%) BDD
11 63 (7.80%) Project Management
12 52 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 49 (6.06%) OOP
14 42 (5.20%) Kanban
15 41 (5.07%) Open Source
16 40 (4.95%) Web Development
17 37 (4.58%) Coaching
18 36 (4.46%) Android Development
19 34 (4.21%) Multithreading
19 34 (4.21%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 392 (48.51%) C#
2 263 (32.55%) SQL
3 262 (32.43%) Java
4 242 (29.95%) JavaScript
5 150 (18.56%) C++
6 128 (15.84%) PHP
7 86 (10.64%) C
8 72 (8.91%) Python
9 56 (6.93%) VB
10 54 (6.68%) T-SQL
11 46 (5.69%) Ruby
12 41 (5.07%) VB.NET
13 37 (4.58%) Embedded C
13 37 (4.58%) Perl
14 31 (3.84%) Embedded C++
15 20 (2.48%) VB6
16 17 (2.10%) ANSI C
17 16 (1.98%) Bash Shell
18 11 (1.36%) Scala
18 11 (1.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 166 (20.54%) Degree
2 18 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.50%) ISEB
3 4 (0.50%) MCSE
3 4 (0.50%) MCSA
4 3 (0.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.25%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.61%) QA
1 13 (1.61%) JTAG
2 5 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) WAI
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (4.08%) Firmware
2 13 (1.61%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.50%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.25%) Docker
4 2 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (2.23%) Puppet
2 18 (2.23%) Salt
3 2 (0.25%) Graphite
3 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.25%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.25%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.25%) Nagios
3 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 110 (13.61%) Oracle
2 100 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.22%) Xamarin
4 18 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.10%) Google
6 14 (1.73%) Renesas
7 10 (1.24%) Apple
8 9 (1.11%) Adobe
9 7 (0.87%) Freescale
10 6 (0.74%) Lauterbach
11 5 (0.62%) EMC
11 5 (0.62%) IBM
11 5 (0.62%) NEC
12 4 (0.50%) Sybase
12 4 (0.50%) Coverity
12 4 (0.50%) Splunk
13 3 (0.37%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.37%) SAP
13 3 (0.37%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.37%) Nokia
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000- £100,000+ with a very competitive package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
South Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, life insurance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sandstone Technology
Salary: Attractive remuneration, dependent on experience and qualification
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago