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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 56 57 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 311 233 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.20% 4.37% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 5.12% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 268 214 310
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
6086 4551 4695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.25% 85.30% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 3578 3838
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 £26,495
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 19 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 19 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 -2 176 £40,000 - 29
North Yorkshire +14 77 £41,250 +13.79% 7
South Yorkshire -10 66 £35,000 - 12
East Yorkshire 0 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 285 (46.12%) C#
2 279 (45.15%) .NET
3 276 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (35.92%) Java
5 197 (31.88%) SQL
6 178 (28.80%) SQL Server
7 147 (23.79%) XML
8 140 (22.65%) OO
9 137 (22.17%) Web Services
10 135 (21.84%) JavaScript
10 135 (21.84%) HTML
11 131 (21.20%) Degree
12 129 (20.87%) ASP.NET
13 105 (16.99%) MVC
14 97 (15.70%) Enterprise Software
15 90 (14.56%) C++
15 90 (14.56%) Microsoft
16 86 (13.92%) Finance
17 84 (13.59%) TDD
18 82 (13.27%) SOAP
18 82 (13.27%) Linux
19 81 (13.11%) CSS
20 77 (12.46%) J2EE
21 76 (12.30%) Oracle
22 74 (11.97%) OOP
23 73 (11.81%) Scrum
24 68 (11.00%) Hibernate
25 67 (10.84%) Computer Science
26 66 (10.68%) WCF
27 64 (10.36%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 48 (7.77%) Apache
2 27 (4.37%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.10%) Node.js
5 12 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.62%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.46%) NServiceBus
7 9 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.65%) CMS
9 4 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.49%) IIS
10 3 (0.49%) OpenEdge
10 3 (0.49%) CICS
10 3 (0.49%) WordPress
11 2 (0.32%) nginx
11 2 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 49 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.49%) TargetLink
3 3 (0.49%) Simulink
4 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) CODA-Financials
2 4 (0.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.46%) SaaS
3 7 (1.13%) Force.com
4 4 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.59%) HTTP
2 12 (1.94%) Internet
3 9 (1.46%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.81%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.81%) Wireless
4 5 (0.81%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.32%) Network Security
5 2 (0.32%) DVB
5 2 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.16%) GSM
6 1 (0.16%) LAN
6 1 (0.16%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.16%) RTP
6 1 (0.16%) Firewall
6 1 (0.16%) LTE
6 1 (0.16%) 4G
6 1 (0.16%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.05%) MySQL
2 25 (4.05%) Hadoop
3 23 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.91%) Apache Hive
6 15 (2.43%) Riak
6 15 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.46%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.46%) Big Data
9 8 (1.29%) Redis
9 8 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.81%) HBase
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 56 (9.06%) Visual Studio
2 43 (6.96%) Subversion
3 36 (5.83%) Maven
4 35 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 26 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (4.05%) Hudson
7 22 (3.56%) Selenium
8 15 (2.43%) JUnit
8 15 (2.43%) SpecFlow
9 14 (2.27%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.94%) Git (software)
11 10 (1.62%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.62%) Ant
11 10 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.13%) Behat
13 6 (0.97%) Automake
13 6 (0.97%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.65%) ReSharper
14 4 (0.65%) NUnit
15 3 (0.49%) CruiseControl
General
1 86 (13.92%) Finance
2 17 (2.75%) Banking
3 14 (2.27%) Retail
4 10 (1.62%) Retail Banking
5 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.97%) Back Office
6 6 (0.97%) Games
7 4 (0.65%) Marketing
7 4 (0.65%) Electronics
7 4 (0.65%) Automotive
7 4 (0.65%) Legal
8 3 (0.49%) Publishing
9 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 307 (49.68%) Developer
2 282 (45.63%) Software Engineer
3 110 (17.80%) Software Developer
4 78 (12.62%) Java Developer
5 66 (10.68%) .NET Developer
6 57 (9.22%) Senior Developer
7 56 (9.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 51 (8.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 40 (6.47%) Architect
10 39 (6.31%) Junior
10 39 (6.31%) Lead Developer
11 35 (5.66%) C# Developer
11 35 (5.66%) Junior Developer
12 34 (5.50%) C# Software Engineer
13 30 (4.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 26 (4.21%) Lead Java Developer
14 26 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
15 25 (4.05%) .NET Software Engineer
16 23 (3.72%) Lead Software Engineer
17 21 (3.40%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (45.15%) .NET
2 147 (23.79%) XML
3 137 (22.17%) Web Services
4 135 (21.84%) HTML
5 129 (20.87%) ASP.NET
6 82 (13.27%) SOAP
7 81 (13.11%) CSS
8 77 (12.46%) J2EE
9 68 (11.00%) Hibernate
10 66 (10.68%) WCF
11 64 (10.36%) Spring
12 58 (9.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 57 (9.22%) .NET Framework
14 53 (8.58%) WPF
15 51 (8.25%) jQuery
16 50 (8.09%) Java EE
17 46 (7.44%) Silverlight
18 45 (7.28%) LAMP
19 34 (5.50%) WinForms
20 31 (5.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.70%) Enterprise Software
2 67 (10.84%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.40%) Data Integration
4 19 (3.07%) User Experience
4 19 (3.07%) Open Source
5 17 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 14 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.94%) NHS
8 11 (1.78%) Firmware
9 10 (1.62%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.97%) DTV
10 6 (0.97%) STB
11 5 (0.81%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.65%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.49%) W3C
13 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.49%) GIS
13 3 (0.49%) Equities
13 3 (0.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.27%) Linux
2 56 (9.06%) Windows
3 43 (6.96%) UNIX
4 15 (2.43%) Android
5 7 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (0.81%) Solaris
7 4 (0.65%) Windows CE
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.49%) zOS
9 1 (0.16%) SUSE
9 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (22.65%) OO
3 105 (16.99%) MVC
4 84 (13.59%) TDD
5 74 (11.97%) OOP
6 73 (11.81%) Scrum
7 45 (7.28%) Project Management
8 44 (7.12%) SOA
9 39 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (6.15%) Mentoring
11 37 (5.99%) B2C
12 29 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (4.69%) UML
13 24 (3.88%) System Testing
14 23 (3.72%) Software Architecture
14 23 (3.72%) MapReduce
14 23 (3.72%) BDD
14 23 (3.72%) Data Transformation
14 23 (3.72%) Performance Analysis
14 23 (3.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 285 (46.12%) C#
2 222 (35.92%) Java
3 197 (31.88%) SQL
4 135 (21.84%) JavaScript
5 90 (14.56%) C++
6 58 (9.39%) C
7 57 (9.22%) PHP
8 53 (8.58%) Python
9 38 (6.15%) VB
10 32 (5.18%) VB6
11 30 (4.85%) Perl
12 27 (4.37%) PL/SQL
13 26 (4.21%) Bash Shell
14 24 (3.88%) Embedded C++
15 21 (3.40%) T-SQL
16 20 (3.24%) Embedded C
17 17 (2.75%) VB.NET
18 13 (2.10%) Ruby
19 12 (1.94%) XAML
19 12 (1.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 131 (21.20%) Degree
2 14 (2.27%) HND
3 11 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.16%) MCTS
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.85%) QA
2 11 (1.78%) WAI
3 6 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.81%) FATCA
4 5 (0.81%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.49%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.32%) Varnish
2 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (2.27%) Puppet
2 13 (2.10%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.65%) 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 90 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 76 (12.30%) Oracle
3 16 (2.59%) JBoss
4 6 (0.97%) Cisco
4 6 (0.97%) IBM
5 5 (0.81%) CODA
5 5 (0.81%) Cloudera
6 4 (0.65%) Typemock
6 4 (0.65%) Red Gate
6 4 (0.65%) Tableau
6 4 (0.65%) Sybase
7 3 (0.49%) Zend
7 3 (0.49%) Coverity
8 2 (0.32%) Progress
9 1 (0.16%) HP
9 1 (0.16%) EMC
9 1 (0.16%) BMC
9 1 (0.16%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.16%) Atmel
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 7 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + plus Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
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