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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 13.10% 9.29% 9.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.19% 10.24% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 16
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 155 127 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 92.26% 90.71% 86.63%
Number of salaries quoted 142 116 73
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) C#
2 34 (85.00%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (85.00%) ASP.NET
2 34 (85.00%) MVC
3 33 (82.50%) SQL
3 33 (82.50%) Windows
4 32 (80.00%) Web Services
5 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (62.50%) WCF
7 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (60.00%) Waterfall
7 24 (60.00%) SOAP
8 23 (57.50%) Finance
8 23 (57.50%) WinForms
8 23 (57.50%) T-SQL
8 23 (57.50%) SDLC
8 23 (57.50%) WPF
8 23 (57.50%) jQuery
9 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (30.00%) XML
9 12 (30.00%) CSS
10 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
11 10 (25.00%) TDD
12 9 (22.50%) Analytics
12 9 (22.50%) Windows Phone
12 9 (22.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (22.50%) MVVM
12 9 (22.50%) Razor View Engine

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.50%) gulp
3 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 25 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 24 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 24 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 23 (57.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 23 (57.50%) C# WCF Developer
4 23 (57.50%) SQL Developer
4 23 (57.50%) WCF Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior
5 15 (37.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior C# Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior Developer
5 15 (37.50%) Junior SQL Developer
6 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) HTML
2 34 (85.00%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (80.00%) Web Services
4 25 (62.50%) WCF
5 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (60.00%) SOAP
6 23 (57.50%) jQuery
6 23 (57.50%) WinForms
6 23 (57.50%) WPF
7 12 (30.00%) CSS
7 12 (30.00%) XML
8 9 (22.50%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (22.50%) Razor View Engine
9 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.00%) Spring
11 2 (5.00%) XSLT
12 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Phone
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) MVC
2 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 23 (57.50%) SDLC
5 10 (25.00%) TDD
6 9 (22.50%) Analytics
6 9 (22.50%) MVVM
7 8 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (10.00%) Coaching
8 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.00%) DSDM
9 2 (5.00%) Line Management
10 1 (2.50%) BDD
10 1 (2.50%) Big Data Analytics
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.50%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 1 (2.50%) Microservices
10 1 (2.50%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) C#
2 33 (82.50%) SQL
3 23 (57.50%) T-SQL
4 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) C
5 4 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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