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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 45 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 356 318 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.06% 4.31% 6.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 5.17% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 295 270 283
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
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
6078 6154 4624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 86.32% 83.42% 80.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4832 4788 3585
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +10 221 £42,500 +6.25% 31
South Yorkshire +22 75 £35,000 - 11
North Yorkshire +5 61 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 371 (54.96%) C#
2 353 (52.30%) .NET
3 306 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
4 221 (32.74%) Java
5 203 (30.07%) SQL
6 185 (27.41%) SQL Server
7 177 (26.22%) ASP.NET
8 168 (24.89%) Degree
9 159 (23.56%) OO
10 157 (23.26%) JavaScript
11 156 (23.11%) HTML
12 127 (18.81%) TDD
13 125 (18.52%) MVC
14 124 (18.37%) XML
14 124 (18.37%) Microsoft
15 111 (16.44%) Scrum
16 101 (14.96%) Oracle
16 101 (14.96%) WPF
17 100 (14.81%) C++
18 92 (13.63%) CSS
19 91 (13.48%) Web Services
20 90 (13.33%) Finance
21 87 (12.89%) Linux
21 87 (12.89%) Unit Testing
22 81 (12.00%) PHP
23 79 (11.70%) Enterprise Software
24 78 (11.56%) jQuery
25 74 (10.96%) WCF
25 74 (10.96%) Visual Studio
26 71 (10.52%) Retail

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 18 (2.67%) Node.js
2 16 (2.37%) Apache
3 14 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.07%) JBoss
4 13 (1.93%) IIS
5 12 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.78%) CMS
6 9 (1.33%) Sitefinity
6 9 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.74%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.59%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.59%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.59%) Mule
9 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.30%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 48 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.19%) MS Office
4 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.78%) SaaS
4 9 (1.33%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.04%) Force.com
6 2 (0.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.19%) Ethernet
2 32 (4.74%) Internet
3 30 (4.44%) HTTP
4 19 (2.81%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.37%) Wireless
6 15 (2.22%) GSM
7 12 (1.78%) GPRS
8 10 (1.48%) Modbus
8 10 (1.48%) Profibus
9 9 (1.33%) DVB
10 8 (1.19%) DHCP
10 8 (1.19%) DNS
11 7 (1.04%) SSL
12 6 (0.89%) Firewall
12 6 (0.89%) Bluetooth
12 6 (0.89%) FTP
13 4 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.59%) Intranet
13 4 (0.59%) SAN
14 3 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (27.41%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.26%) MySQL
3 30 (4.44%) Big Data
4 25 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 17 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (1.93%) NoSQL
8 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.63%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.33%) Riak
10 8 (1.19%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.04%) Redis
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.44%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 74 (10.96%) Visual Studio
2 60 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (6.37%) Git (software)
4 33 (4.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 29 (4.30%) ReSharper
5 29 (4.30%) SoapUI
5 29 (4.30%) Moq
6 28 (4.15%) Subversion
7 17 (2.52%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.93%) Maven
8 13 (1.93%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.78%) SpecFlow
9 12 (1.78%) FitNesse
10 9 (1.33%) JUnit
10 9 (1.33%) NUnit
11 8 (1.19%) MSTest
12 6 (0.89%) JIRA
12 6 (0.89%) Xcode
13 5 (0.74%) Ant
13 5 (0.74%) GDB
General
1 90 (13.33%) Finance
2 71 (10.52%) Retail
3 28 (4.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 19 (2.81%) Electronics
5 18 (2.67%) Automotive
6 17 (2.52%) Marketing
7 13 (1.93%) Games
8 9 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.33%) Banking
9 8 (1.19%) Billing
10 5 (0.74%) Legal
10 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.59%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Back Office
13 2 (0.30%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 324 (48.00%) Developer
2 267 (39.56%) Software Engineer
3 131 (19.41%) Software Developer
4 86 (12.74%) Senior Developer
5 57 (8.44%) .NET Developer
6 51 (7.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 50 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 46 (6.81%) Java Developer
9 45 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
10 43 (6.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 39 (5.78%) Junior
12 37 (5.48%) Architect
13 36 (5.33%) Web Developer
14 33 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (4.59%) Analyst
15 31 (4.59%) C# Software Engineer
16 30 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
17 29 (4.30%) Junior Developer
17 29 (4.30%) Programmer
18 27 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 353 (52.30%) .NET
2 177 (26.22%) ASP.NET
3 156 (23.11%) HTML
4 124 (18.37%) XML
5 101 (14.96%) WPF
6 92 (13.63%) CSS
7 91 (13.48%) Web Services
8 78 (11.56%) jQuery
9 74 (10.96%) WCF
10 70 (10.37%) HTML5
11 67 (9.93%) .NET Framework
12 66 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 58 (8.59%) J2EE
14 50 (7.41%) WinForms
15 49 (7.26%) LAMP
16 41 (6.07%) Spring
17 39 (5.78%) Hibernate
18 37 (5.48%) Silverlight
18 37 (5.48%) Ajax
19 34 (5.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.70%) Enterprise Software
2 65 (9.63%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.30%) Private Cloud
4 26 (3.85%) Open Source
5 20 (2.96%) NHS
5 20 (2.96%) User Experience
5 20 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.52%) Mathematics
6 17 (2.52%) Home Automation
7 14 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (1.63%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.48%) RIA
9 10 (1.48%) DTV
10 9 (1.33%) STB
11 8 (1.19%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.89%) Telematics
13 5 (0.74%) iPhone
13 5 (0.74%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 87 (12.89%) Linux
2 41 (6.07%) Windows
3 38 (5.63%) Android
4 34 (5.04%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.37%) UNIX
6 8 (1.19%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.15%) SUSE
8 1 (0.15%) Debian
8 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (23.56%) OO
3 127 (18.81%) TDD
4 125 (18.52%) MVC
5 111 (16.44%) Scrum
6 87 (12.89%) Unit Testing
7 57 (8.44%) Mentoring
8 53 (7.85%) Project Management
9 52 (7.70%) BDD
10 46 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (6.22%) Automated Testing
11 42 (6.22%) Analytics
12 38 (5.63%) OOP
12 38 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (5.63%) Web Development
13 31 (4.59%) SOA
14 30 (4.44%) Software Testing
14 30 (4.44%) Android Development
15 29 (4.30%) Concurrent Programming
15 29 (4.30%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 371 (54.96%) C#
2 221 (32.74%) Java
3 203 (30.07%) SQL
4 157 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 100 (14.81%) C++
6 81 (12.00%) PHP
7 58 (8.59%) C
8 51 (7.56%) VB
9 44 (6.52%) Python
9 44 (6.52%) Embedded C
10 43 (6.37%) Embedded C++
11 41 (6.07%) VB.NET
12 36 (5.33%) T-SQL
13 26 (3.85%) Ruby
14 21 (3.11%) VB6
15 13 (1.93%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.78%) Assembly Language
16 12 (1.78%) Perl
17 7 (1.04%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 168 (24.89%) Degree
2 13 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.59%) MCSE
3 4 (0.59%) MCSA
4 3 (0.44%) ISEB
5 1 (0.15%) PhD
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.00%) JTAG
2 17 (2.52%) QA
3 7 (1.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.30%) HL7
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 36 (5.33%) Firmware
2 29 (4.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.74%) Terminal Services
3 5 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.19%) Puppet
2 7 (1.04%) Salt
2 7 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.15%) MOM
3 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 124 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 101 (14.96%) Oracle
3 19 (2.81%) Apple
4 14 (2.07%) Freescale
4 14 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.93%) Lauterbach
6 12 (1.78%) Google
6 12 (1.78%) EMC
6 12 (1.78%) NEC
7 9 (1.33%) Adobe
8 6 (0.89%) Renesas
8 6 (0.89%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.59%) Coverity
9 4 (0.59%) IBM
9 4 (0.59%) Sybase
10 3 (0.44%) LexisNexis
11 2 (0.30%) Twitter
11 2 (0.30%) Zend
11 2 (0.30%) Perforce
11 2 (0.30%) Red Hat
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Barnsley, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £22k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Profit Share Bonus!
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, Leeds
Inter-Vention UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Bonus!
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rark Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Accumuli
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevation Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago