Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 29 28
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.00% 10.11% 9.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 10.69% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 28
Halifax median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -35.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £32,125
90th Percentile £69,375 £52,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 171 262 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 95.00% 94.58% 91.10%
Number of salaries quoted 153 232 227
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,660 £26,750 £29,100
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 16 (88.89%) .NET
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 12 (66.67%) WCF
4 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 11 (61.11%) ETL
4 11 (61.11%) webMethods
4 11 (61.11%) MuleSoft
5 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) GDPR
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) Sass
8 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) jQuery
9 2 (11.11%) RESTful
9 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
9 2 (11.11%) Git (software)

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 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Grunt
3 2 (11.11%) gulp
3 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) webpack
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Head of Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) React Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) WCF
3 11 (61.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) Sass
5 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) RequireJS
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) Kafka
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Velocity
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) ETL
3 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 4 (22.22%) Coaching
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Microservices
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
7 2 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Secure Coding
8 1 (5.56%) Decision-Making
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) MVC
8 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.56%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) MuleSoft
1 11 (61.11%) webMethods
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe