Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 271 301
Rank change year-on-year +65 +30 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 106 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 99 60 47
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £36,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9653 10966 12732
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 97.91% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8097 9274 10429
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +60 82 £52,500 +14.75% 6
South Yorkshire +31 18 £44,000 +10.00% 3
North Yorkshire +15 6 £52,750 +20.57%
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 106 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 60 (56.60%) Java
3 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (43.40%) SQL
5 43 (40.57%) Scrum
6 34 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (31.13%) Mentoring
8 31 (29.25%) Degree
8 31 (29.25%) OO
9 28 (26.42%) Pair Programming
9 28 (26.42%) Git (software)
10 26 (24.53%) Test Automation
10 26 (24.53%) NoSQL
10 26 (24.53%) Spring
10 26 (24.53%) C#
10 26 (24.53%) AngularJS
11 25 (23.58%) Data Structures
11 25 (23.58%) Algorithms
11 25 (23.58%) Subversion
11 25 (23.58%) Mercurial
12 24 (22.64%) React
13 23 (21.70%) RESTful
13 23 (21.70%) .NET
13 23 (21.70%) Tomcat
14 22 (20.75%) Node.js
15 21 (19.81%) PHP
15 21 (19.81%) Ember.js
16 19 (17.92%) JavaScript
16 19 (17.92%) Hibernate
17 18 (16.98%) Extreme Programming

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 23 (21.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.83%) Heroku
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Broadband
1 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) 3G
2 1 (0.94%) GSM
2 1 (0.94%) SMS
2 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.53%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.66%) MySQL
3 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.83%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.89%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 25 (23.58%) Mercurial
2 25 (23.58%) Subversion
3 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.77%) Maven
5 3 (2.83%) JIRA
6 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.89%) JUnit
6 2 (1.89%) Mockito
6 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (14.15%) Electronics
2 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.49%) Games
4 3 (2.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.53%) AngularJS
1 26 (24.53%) Spring
2 24 (22.64%) React
3 23 (21.70%) .NET
3 23 (21.70%) RESTful
4 22 (20.75%) Node.js
5 21 (19.81%) Ember.js
6 19 (17.92%) Hibernate
7 14 (13.21%) WCF
7 14 (13.21%) WPF
8 12 (11.32%) J2EE
9 11 (10.38%) Web Services
10 10 (9.43%) CSS
10 10 (9.43%) HTML
10 10 (9.43%) LAMP
11 9 (8.49%) REST
11 9 (8.49%) XML
12 8 (7.55%) Laravel
12 8 (7.55%) Symfony
13 7 (6.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.58%) Algorithms
1 25 (23.58%) Data Structures
2 12 (11.32%) Digital TV
3 6 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.83%) iPhone
4 3 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) CCTV
5 2 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.89%) Media Streaming
5 2 (1.89%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.94%) Fintech
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.55%) Android
2 6 (5.66%) Linux
3 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.83%) Windows
5 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.57%) Scrum
4 34 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (31.13%) Mentoring
6 31 (29.25%) OO
7 28 (26.42%) Pair Programming
8 26 (24.53%) Test Automation
9 18 (16.98%) Extreme Programming
10 13 (12.26%) TDD
11 11 (10.38%) Kanban
12 10 (9.43%) BDD
13 8 (7.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (7.55%) Microservices
13 8 (7.55%) SDLC
13 8 (7.55%) Unit Testing
14 6 (5.66%) DevOps
14 6 (5.66%) MVC
14 6 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
15 5 (4.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.60%) Java
2 46 (43.40%) SQL
3 26 (24.53%) C#
4 21 (19.81%) PHP
5 19 (17.92%) JavaScript
6 17 (16.04%) C++
7 4 (3.77%) C
7 4 (3.77%) Scala
8 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.89%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (29.25%) Degree
2 5 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 9 (8.49%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (8.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.77%) Ansible
2 4 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) Zend
2 3 (2.83%) Google
3 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (0.94%) Red Hat