Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 6 months to 27 July 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 > Halifax
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 47 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.93% 3.46% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 3.57% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 2
Halifax median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +22.81% -28.75%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,875 £18,350
90th Percentile £42,000 £41,750 £42,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +19.38% -5.88% +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 Halifax. 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
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 257 280 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 99.23% 96.89% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 221 254 254
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,125 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.01%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Halifax

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Halifax

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Halifax region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago