Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 20 31
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 32 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 17.39% 11.05% 11.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.58% 11.45% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 35
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,300 £43,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £89,500 £52,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +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 182 166 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 98.91% 96.51% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 164 120 270
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,625 £77,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Halifax

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) TDD
3 14 (43.75%) Electronics
3 14 (43.75%) Validation
3 14 (43.75%) C
3 14 (43.75%) C#
3 14 (43.75%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) .NET
3 14 (43.75%) Degree
3 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
3 14 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
8 6 (18.75%) MVC
8 6 (18.75%) CSS
8 6 (18.75%) HTML
8 6 (18.75%) Microservices
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.63%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (15.63%) DevOps

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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) npm
3 1 (3.13%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 4 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Adabas
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.63%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.63%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Appium
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Grunt
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (3.13%) JBehave
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 14 (43.75%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 16 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) C Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded C Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Real Time Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (43.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) CSS3
3 5 (15.63%) HTML5
3 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 5 (15.63%) RESTful
3 5 (15.63%) WCF
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (12.50%) JSON
4 4 (12.50%) OAuth
4 4 (12.50%) OAuth2
4 4 (12.50%) RAML
4 4 (12.50%) SOAP
4 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 4 (12.50%) WinForms
5 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.25%) Node.js
6 2 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 14 (43.75%) Embedded Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
2 14 (43.75%) TDD
2 14 (43.75%) Validation
3 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Microservices
6 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) DevOps
7 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 4 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C
1 14 (43.75%) C#
1 14 (43.75%) C++
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Natural
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) RPG
6 1 (3.13%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) IBM
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.50%) MuleSoft
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
1 4 (12.50%) webMethods
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (3.13%) CA
2 1 (3.13%) Perfecto Mobile
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk