Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 29 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.29% 11.19% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 11.94% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 15
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162 268 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 92.57% 93.71% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 121 247 197
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £44,581
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.16% +18.88%
10th Percentile £21,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £56,826
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Halifax

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Halifax

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) Web Services
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) SOAP
2 16 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) WCF
3 15 (83.33%) WPF
3 15 (83.33%) REST
3 15 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 15 (83.33%) UML
3 15 (83.33%) SOA
3 15 (83.33%) Finance
3 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 15 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (83.33%) SDLC
3 15 (83.33%) Sequence Diagram
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
1 17 (94.44%) Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Agile C# Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Developer
2 15 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 15 (83.33%) C# Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior Agile Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Senior SQL Developer
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) Web Services
2 16 (88.89%) SOAP
2 16 (88.89%) WCF
3 15 (83.33%) REST
3 15 (83.33%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) DAO
6 1 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.56%) RAML
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 15 (83.33%) SDLC
3 15 (83.33%) Sequence Diagram
3 15 (83.33%) SOA
3 15 (83.33%) UML
3 15 (83.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) MVVM
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.56%) OWASP
6 1 (5.56%) Progressive Web App
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Xamarin