The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in York 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.

Software Engineer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 55 63
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 3.72% 2.13% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 2.19% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in York. 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
York
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 367 365 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 97.61% 97.33% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 308 305 311
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in York

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in York

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 York region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (57.14%) Degree
3 15 (53.57%) C++
3 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (53.57%) Automotive
4 11 (39.29%) C#
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) STL
5 9 (32.14%) Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (28.57%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) C
9 5 (17.86%) Perl
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.86%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) Ruby
10 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Kanban
10 4 (14.29%) Scrum
10 4 (14.29%) CSS
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) HTML
11 3 (10.71%) Java
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle
11 3 (10.71%) WinForms
11 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
11 3 (10.71%) TDD

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Mockito
General
1 15 (53.57%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (32.14%) STL
2 8 (28.57%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (10.71%) WinForms
6 2 (7.14%) JSON
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) LINQ
7 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.57%) WCF
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
7 1 (3.57%) WPF
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (7.14%) iPad
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Kanban
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C++
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) C
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft