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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 6 28 32
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 18.25% 4.20% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.12% 4.84% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 4
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.84% +9.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 104 124 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 82.54% 86.71% 78.49%
Number of salaries quoted 97 95 125
Median salary £37,000 £42,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +15.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Wakefield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 23 (58.97%) C#
1 23 (58.97%) .NET
1 23 (58.97%) MVC
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 17 (43.59%) Relational Database
4 16 (41.03%) Mobile App
4 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
4 16 (41.03%) Manufacturing
4 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) Visual Studio
4 16 (41.03%) Oracle
4 16 (41.03%) Web Services
4 16 (41.03%) RDBMS
5 15 (38.46%) C
5 15 (38.46%) Wireless
5 15 (38.46%) SDLC
6 14 (35.90%) ZigBee
6 14 (35.90%) C++
6 14 (35.90%) Embedded C
6 14 (35.90%) Bluetooth
6 14 (35.90%) GPRS
6 14 (35.90%) GSM
6 14 (35.90%) Ethernet
6 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.90%) Firmware
7 13 (33.33%) Electronics
7 13 (33.33%) Embedded C++
7 13 (33.33%) Atmel
8 7 (17.95%) CSS
8 7 (17.95%) HTML

Software Engineering
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Wireless
2 14 (35.90%) Bluetooth
2 14 (35.90%) Ethernet
2 14 (35.90%) GPRS
2 14 (35.90%) GSM
2 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
2 14 (35.90%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 17 (43.59%) Relational Database
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
3 16 (41.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 16 (41.03%) Manufacturing
2 13 (33.33%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 23 (58.97%) .NET Developer
3 21 (53.85%) Software Engineer
4 20 (51.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (51.28%) C# Developer
5 15 (38.46%) Embedded Engineer
5 15 (38.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 13 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
7 7 (17.95%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
8 6 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
10 3 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (7.69%) ASP Developer
10 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) Web Services
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.56%) Laravel
6 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) MVC
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (38.46%) SDLC
4 4 (10.26%) Web Development
5 3 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Lead Generation
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) C#
2 15 (38.46%) C
3 14 (35.90%) C++
3 14 (35.90%) Embedded C
4 13 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Atmel
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Telerik
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago