Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 29 25
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 13.83% 6.19% 13.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.21% 6.47% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 40
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -45.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £45,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -

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 183 201 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 97.34% 95.71% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 162 167 257
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +40.85%
10th Percentile £27,725 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £72,500 £77,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Halifax over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) C#
4 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 12 (46.15%) webMethods
4 12 (46.15%) ETL
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 12 (46.15%) WCF
4 12 (46.15%) MuleSoft
5 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) C++
6 7 (26.92%) Electronics
6 7 (26.92%) Validation
6 7 (26.92%) C
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
6 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
7 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) Coaching
8 4 (15.38%) Microservices
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS

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 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Adabas
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 7 (26.92%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Software Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded C Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Real Time Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
2 12 (46.15%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) RESTful
5 2 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.85%) Kafka
6 1 (3.85%) Node.js
6 1 (3.85%) OAuth
6 1 (3.85%) OAuth2
6 1 (3.85%) RAML
6 1 (3.85%) React
6 1 (3.85%) RequireJS
6 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) ETL
3 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 7 (26.92%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Software Architecture
4 7 (26.92%) Validation
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) C
2 7 (26.92%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) MuleSoft
1 12 (46.15%) webMethods
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) IBM