The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in York during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 56 52
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 4.99% 0.69% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 0.69% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 2
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,000 £39,000
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 326 432 376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 95.60% 99.54% 99.73%
Number of salaries quoted 273 372 297
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

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 29 March 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 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) C#
4 19 (57.58%) .NET
5 15 (45.45%) CSS
5 15 (45.45%) HTML
6 14 (42.42%) Degree
7 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
7 13 (39.39%) WinForms
8 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
8 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (33.33%) C++
10 10 (30.30%) Automotive
11 9 (27.27%) MVC
11 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.21%) SQL
13 6 (18.18%) C
13 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
14 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.15%) Scrum
14 5 (15.15%) Kanban
15 4 (12.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 4 (12.12%) TDD
15 4 (12.12%) Ruby
15 4 (12.12%) STL
15 4 (12.12%) Perl
15 4 (12.12%) Linux
15 4 (12.12%) OO
15 4 (12.12%) Python
16 3 (9.09%) OOP

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 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) CSS
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
3 13 (39.39%) WinForms
4 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (12.12%) STL
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.09%) CSS3
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.06%) LINQ
8 2 (6.06%) NHibernate
8 2 (6.06%) WCF
8 2 (6.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) Kanban
3 5 (15.15%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) OO
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.06%) SOLID
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.03%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) C
6 4 (12.12%) Perl
6 4 (12.12%) Python
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 3 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
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