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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 57 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 290 250 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.00% 4.67% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 5.56% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 242 224 343
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 £30,250 £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
5886 4494 4662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.18% 83.98% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4560 3505 3803
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 £26,500 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +4 171 £40,000 - 27
North Yorkshire +9 71 £42,500 +18.05% 10
South Yorkshire -18 56 £35,000 - 10
East Yorkshire +1 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 280 (45.90%) C#
2 277 (45.41%) .NET
3 208 (34.10%) Java
4 189 (30.98%) SQL
5 173 (28.36%) SQL Server
6 143 (23.44%) HTML
7 141 (23.11%) JavaScript
8 138 (22.62%) OO
9 136 (22.30%) XML
10 135 (22.13%) Degree
11 130 (21.31%) ASP.NET
12 129 (21.15%) Web Services
13 124 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
14 101 (16.56%) Microsoft
14 101 (16.56%) Enterprise Software
15 98 (16.07%) MVC
16 94 (15.41%) C++
17 85 (13.93%) CSS
17 85 (13.93%) Scrum
18 83 (13.61%) TDD
19 81 (13.28%) Finance
20 80 (13.11%) Linux
21 75 (12.30%) OOP
22 73 (11.97%) SOAP
22 73 (11.97%) J2EE
23 70 (11.48%) WCF
24 68 (11.15%) Windows
25 67 (10.98%) Oracle
25 67 (10.98%) C
25 67 (10.98%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 47 (7.70%) Apache
2 24 (3.93%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 19 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (2.13%) Node.js
7 9 (1.48%) NServiceBus
8 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.66%) CMS
10 4 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.49%) Drupal
11 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.49%) WordPress
11 3 (0.49%) IIS
11 3 (0.49%) OpenEdge
11 3 (0.49%) CICS
11 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 54 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.49%) TargetLink
3 3 (0.49%) Simulink
3 3 (0.49%) MS Project
4 2 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) CODA-Financials
2 4 (0.66%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.15%) SaaS
3 5 (0.82%) Force.com
4 4 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.13%) HTTP
1 13 (2.13%) Internet
2 11 (1.80%) Ethernet
3 8 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.15%) Bluetooth
4 7 (1.15%) Wireless
4 7 (1.15%) ZigBee
5 4 (0.66%) DVB
6 3 (0.49%) FTP
7 2 (0.33%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) LTE
8 1 (0.16%) 4G
8 1 (0.16%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.16%) RTP
8 1 (0.16%) Firewall
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
8 1 (0.16%) GSM
8 1 (0.16%) LAN
8 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.43%) Hadoop
3 24 (3.93%) MySQL
4 20 (3.28%) Apache Hive
5 18 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.95%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.79%) Riak
7 14 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.48%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.31%) Big Data
10 8 (1.31%) Redis
10 8 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.82%) HBase
14 4 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (9.18%) Visual Studio
2 39 (6.39%) Subversion
3 38 (6.23%) Maven
4 34 (5.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (5.25%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.10%) Hudson
7 18 (2.95%) Selenium
8 16 (2.62%) SpecFlow
9 15 (2.46%) JUnit
10 10 (1.64%) Git (software)
10 10 (1.64%) Jasmine
11 8 (1.31%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.15%) Behat
13 6 (0.98%) Automake
13 6 (0.98%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.98%) Ant
14 4 (0.66%) JIRA
14 4 (0.66%) ReSharper
14 4 (0.66%) NUnit
General
1 81 (13.28%) Finance
2 12 (1.97%) Banking
3 8 (1.31%) Retail
4 7 (1.15%) Back Office
4 7 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 6 (0.98%) Electronics
5 6 (0.98%) Publishing
6 5 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.66%) Games
7 4 (0.66%) Automotive
7 4 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.16%) Military
9 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.16%) Local Government
9 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 292 (47.87%) Developer
2 289 (47.38%) Software Engineer
3 109 (17.87%) Software Developer
4 72 (11.80%) Java Developer
5 64 (10.49%) .NET Developer
6 57 (9.34%) Senior Software Engineer
7 51 (8.36%) Java Software Engineer
8 49 (8.03%) Senior Developer
9 39 (6.39%) Lead Developer
9 39 (6.39%) Architect
10 33 (5.41%) Junior
11 31 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
11 31 (5.08%) Junior Developer
12 30 (4.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 28 (4.59%) C# Developer
14 26 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
14 26 (4.26%) .NET Software Engineer
15 24 (3.93%) Lead Software Engineer
16 23 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
17 21 (3.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (45.41%) .NET
2 143 (23.44%) HTML
3 136 (22.30%) XML
4 130 (21.31%) ASP.NET
5 129 (21.15%) Web Services
6 85 (13.93%) CSS
7 73 (11.97%) SOAP
7 73 (11.97%) J2EE
8 70 (11.48%) WCF
9 66 (10.82%) .NET Framework
9 66 (10.82%) Hibernate
10 65 (10.66%) Spring
11 59 (9.67%) jQuery
12 58 (9.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (8.20%) WPF
14 42 (6.89%) Java EE
15 41 (6.72%) Silverlight
16 40 (6.56%) HTML5
16 40 (6.56%) LAMP
17 33 (5.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 101 (16.56%) Enterprise Software
2 67 (10.98%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.28%) Mathematics
4 18 (2.95%) NHS
5 16 (2.62%) Digital Media
5 16 (2.62%) Open Source
6 15 (2.46%) Data Integration
6 15 (2.46%) Firmware
7 12 (1.97%) DTV
7 12 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.31%) STB
9 5 (0.82%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.66%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.49%) MPEG
11 3 (0.49%) W3C
11 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.49%) GIS
11 3 (0.49%) RIA
12 2 (0.33%) Physics
12 2 (0.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 80 (13.11%) Linux
2 68 (11.15%) Windows
3 42 (6.89%) UNIX
4 10 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (1.64%) Android
5 5 (0.82%) Solaris
5 5 (0.82%) Windows CE
6 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.49%) zOS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) HPUX
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (22.62%) OO
2 124 (20.33%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (16.07%) MVC
4 85 (13.93%) Scrum
5 83 (13.61%) TDD
6 75 (12.30%) OOP
7 50 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 45 (7.38%) Project Management
9 43 (7.05%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (6.89%) SOA
11 40 (6.56%) B2C
12 29 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (4.75%) Unit Testing
13 27 (4.43%) UML
13 27 (4.43%) BDD
14 25 (4.10%) MapReduce
14 25 (4.10%) Data Transformation
15 24 (3.93%) Requirements Analysis
16 23 (3.77%) System Testing
17 21 (3.44%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 280 (45.90%) C#
2 208 (34.10%) Java
3 189 (30.98%) SQL
4 141 (23.11%) JavaScript
5 94 (15.41%) C++
6 67 (10.98%) C
7 52 (8.52%) PHP
8 50 (8.20%) Python
9 39 (6.39%) VB
10 31 (5.08%) Perl
11 29 (4.75%) VB6
12 27 (4.43%) T-SQL
13 26 (4.26%) Bash Shell
14 24 (3.93%) Embedded C
15 23 (3.77%) Embedded C++
16 22 (3.61%) PL/SQL
17 16 (2.62%) XAML
18 15 (2.46%) VB.NET
19 13 (2.13%) Ruby
20 12 (1.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 135 (22.13%) Degree
2 14 (2.30%) HND
3 11 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.48%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.33%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MCTS
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.25%) QA
2 11 (1.80%) WAI
3 5 (0.82%) FATCA
3 5 (0.82%) AIFMD
4 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.49%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (0.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.33%) Varnish
2 2 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.30%) Puppet
1 14 (2.30%) 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
1 101 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.98%) Oracle
3 10 (1.64%) JBoss
4 6 (0.98%) Cisco
4 6 (0.98%) IBM
5 5 (0.82%) CODA
5 5 (0.82%) Zend
5 5 (0.82%) Cloudera
6 4 (0.66%) Typemock
6 4 (0.66%) Red Gate
7 3 (0.49%) Tableau
7 3 (0.49%) Coverity
8 2 (0.33%) Progress
8 2 (0.33%) Sybase
9 1 (0.16%) HP
9 1 (0.16%) EMC
9 1 (0.16%) BMC
9 1 (0.16%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.16%) Atmel
9 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
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