The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 - 159
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 0 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.19% - 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 30 0 10
Median salary £52,500 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2442 2858 3238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.84% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2368 2569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Leeds.

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Leeds

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (93.85%) Software Engineering
2 44 (67.69%) Java
3 30 (46.15%) Pair Programming
4 29 (44.62%) Test Automation
5 27 (41.54%) SQL
6 25 (38.46%) OO
6 25 (38.46%) Mercurial
6 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
6 25 (38.46%) Subversion
6 25 (38.46%) Degree
6 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 25 (38.46%) Data Structures
6 25 (38.46%) Algorithms
7 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (26.15%) C#
9 16 (24.62%) .NET
9 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
9 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
10 15 (23.08%) RESTful
10 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
11 14 (21.54%) Ember.js
11 14 (21.54%) Spring
11 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
11 14 (21.54%) Scrum
11 14 (21.54%) Extreme Programming
11 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
12 4 (6.15%) J2EE
12 4 (6.15%) PHP
12 4 (6.15%) Node.js

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (21.54%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 25 (38.46%) Mercurial
1 25 (38.46%) Subversion
2 3 (4.62%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
1 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
2 15 (23.08%) RESTful
3 14 (21.54%) Ember.js
3 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
3 14 (21.54%) Spring
4 4 (6.15%) J2EE
4 4 (6.15%) Node.js
4 4 (6.15%) React
5 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.54%) JSON
6 1 (1.54%) LAMP
6 1 (1.54%) Web Services
6 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Algorithms
1 25 (38.46%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) Software Engineering
2 30 (46.15%) Pair Programming
3 29 (44.62%) Test Automation
4 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (38.46%) OO
5 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 14 (21.54%) Extreme Programming
7 14 (21.54%) Scrum
8 4 (6.15%) Coaching
8 4 (6.15%) Line Management
8 4 (6.15%) SDET
9 3 (4.62%) High Availability
10 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.08%) TDD
11 1 (1.54%) Embedded Software Development
11 1 (1.54%) Migration
11 1 (1.54%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.54%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Java
2 27 (41.54%) SQL
3 17 (26.15%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Ansible
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Salt
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