Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Software Engineer
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 51 69
Rank change year-on-year -13 +18 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 1.79% 3.72% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 3.77% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 10
York median annual salary £48,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.52% +1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £31,125
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,350 £60,000
North Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
York
Permanent vacancies in York with a recognized job title 658 637 555
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 98.76% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 520 515 480
York median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,007
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.25% -4.98%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,850 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,250 £62,500
North Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in York.

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
Salary Histogram in York

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in York over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in York

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Redux
5 4 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) React
6 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (25.00%) D3.js
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Visualfiles
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Degree

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Redux
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) D3.js
3 3 (25.00%) React
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) STL
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) BBC
2 1 (8.33%) Video on Demand
2 1 (8.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) SOLID
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media