The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 161 245 247
Rank change year-on-year +84 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 64 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.21% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.19% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 63 11 15
Median salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 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
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5165 6258 7228
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.66% 97.11% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4490 5200 5851
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 March 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
West Yorkshire +52 37 £55,000 +4.76% 7
South Yorkshire +16 17 £60,000 +36.36% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £47,250 - 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 111 (96.52%) Software Engineering
2 62 (53.91%) Java
3 47 (40.87%) C#
4 46 (40.00%) OO
5 44 (38.26%) Automated Testing
6 41 (35.65%) Git (software)
7 40 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (34.78%) SQL Server
8 39 (33.91%) SQL
9 37 (32.17%) Pair Programming
10 36 (31.30%) Subversion
10 36 (31.30%) Degree
10 36 (31.30%) .NET
10 36 (31.30%) NoSQL
11 35 (30.43%) Data Structures
11 35 (30.43%) Algorithms
11 35 (30.43%) Mercurial
12 17 (14.78%) Spring
12 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
13 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
14 15 (13.04%) Scrum
15 14 (12.17%) J2EE
15 14 (12.17%) RESTful
16 13 (11.30%) Hibernate
16 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (11.30%) DevOps
17 12 (10.43%) Ember.js
17 12 (10.43%) Extreme Programming
17 12 (10.43%) Tomcat

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (10.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.61%) Confluence
3 2 (1.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.48%) SaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) 3G
2 2 (1.74%) GSM
2 2 (1.74%) Wireless
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 36 (31.30%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.74%) MySQL
6 1 (0.87%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (35.65%) Git (software)
2 36 (31.30%) Subversion
3 35 (30.43%) Mercurial
4 9 (7.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.48%) JIRA
6 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.61%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.61%) Selenium
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.87%) Bower
8 1 (0.87%) Grunt
8 1 (0.87%) Moq
8 1 (0.87%) NuGet
8 1 (0.87%) NUnit
8 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.87%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Electronics
2 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.30%) .NET
2 17 (14.78%) AngularJS
2 17 (14.78%) Spring
3 14 (12.17%) J2EE
3 14 (12.17%) RESTful
4 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (11.30%) Hibernate
5 12 (10.43%) Ember.js
5 12 (10.43%) WPF
6 10 (8.70%) Web Services
7 9 (7.83%) CSS
7 9 (7.83%) HTML
7 9 (7.83%) WCF
8 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET
9 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.22%) jQuery
11 5 (4.35%) Entity Framework
12 3 (2.61%) WinForms
12 3 (2.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.43%) Algorithms
1 35 (30.43%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.61%) iPad
3 1 (0.87%) Blog
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.87%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Linux
2 2 (1.74%) Android
2 2 (1.74%) Unix
3 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (96.52%) Software Engineering
2 46 (40.00%) OO
3 44 (38.26%) Automated Testing
4 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (32.17%) Pair Programming
6 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
7 15 (13.04%) Scrum
8 13 (11.30%) DevOps
9 12 (10.43%) Extreme Programming
10 10 (8.70%) SOA
11 9 (7.83%) ETL
11 9 (7.83%) Web Development
12 8 (6.96%) MVC
13 7 (6.09%) TDD
14 6 (5.22%) OOP
15 5 (4.35%) SDLC
16 4 (3.48%) Coaching
16 4 (3.48%) Line Management
16 4 (3.48%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.91%) Java
2 47 (40.87%) C#
3 39 (33.91%) SQL
4 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.35%) PHP
6 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.61%) C
7 3 (2.61%) C++
8 2 (1.74%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.74%) Python
9 1 (0.87%) Delphi
9 1 (0.87%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (31.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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