Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 3.72% 7.97% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 9.24% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 13
Wakefield median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £55,000 £49,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 Wakefield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 195 238 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 80.58% 86.23% 75.36%
Number of salaries quoted 176 230 134
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +17.19%
10th Percentile £21,625 £25,125 £22,200
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Wakefield.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Wakefield over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Media Streaming
5 2 (22.22%) CCTV
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) GPRS
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 6 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C++/C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 4 (44.44%) Junior .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior C++ Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) CCTV
2 2 (22.22%) Media Streaming
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Atmel