The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Castleford during the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
West Yorkshire / Castleford
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Castleford 33.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Castleford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Castleford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15 6 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Castleford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 8
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Castleford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Castleford that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Castleford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Castleford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Castleford.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Castleford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 22 April 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Castleford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQLite
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) OO

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Castleford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree