The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 202 181
Rank change year-on-year +44 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 1 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.86% 0.025% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.026% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 1 10
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3417 3878 4508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.54% 98.10% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 3277 3615
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in West Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 28 £52,500 - 6
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 44 (64.71%) Java
3 29 (42.65%) Test Automation
3 29 (42.65%) Pair Programming
4 28 (41.18%) SQL
5 27 (39.71%) Degree
6 25 (36.76%) Git (software)
6 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (36.76%) Mercurial
6 25 (36.76%) NoSQL
6 25 (36.76%) Data Structures
6 25 (36.76%) Algorithms
6 25 (36.76%) OO
6 25 (36.76%) Subversion
7 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 16 (23.53%) C#
8 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 15 (22.06%) RESTful
9 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
9 15 (22.06%) .NET
10 14 (20.59%) Spring
10 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
10 14 (20.59%) Scrum
10 14 (20.59%) Extreme Programming
10 14 (20.59%) Tomcat
10 14 (20.59%) Ember.js
11 4 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (5.88%) Coaching
11 4 (5.88%) Docker

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.47%) Tuxedo
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) 3G
1 3 (4.41%) GSM
1 3 (4.41%) Wireless
2 1 (1.47%) DHCP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) NoSQL
2 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) DataStage
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Git (software)
1 25 (36.76%) Mercurial
1 25 (36.76%) Subversion
2 3 (4.41%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 15 (22.06%) .NET
2 15 (22.06%) RESTful
3 14 (20.59%) Ember.js
3 14 (20.59%) Hibernate
3 14 (20.59%) Spring
4 4 (5.88%) J2EE
4 4 (5.88%) Node.js
4 4 (5.88%) React
5 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.47%) JSON
6 1 (1.47%) LAMP
6 1 (1.47%) Middleware
6 1 (1.47%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.47%) Web Services
6 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Algorithms
1 25 (36.76%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 29 (42.65%) Pair Programming
2 29 (42.65%) Test Automation
3 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (36.76%) OO
4 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.06%) Mentoring
6 14 (20.59%) Extreme Programming
6 14 (20.59%) Scrum
7 4 (5.88%) Coaching
7 4 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (5.88%) Line Management
7 4 (5.88%) SDET
8 3 (4.41%) High Availability
8 3 (4.41%) Validation
9 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.94%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) Java
2 28 (41.18%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (5.88%) C
4 4 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 4 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Ansible
1 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.94%) Salt
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle
1 1 (1.47%) SAP
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