The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 57 122 144
Rank change year-on-year +65 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 248 146 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.62% 2.26% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 2.33% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 221 126 103
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 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 5241 6267 7237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.67% 97.19% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4558 5217 5843
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%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Yorkshire

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 Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +32 136 £45,000 - 18
South Yorkshire +37 64 £40,000 - 10
North Yorkshire +40 48 £42,500 -12.82% 8
East Yorkshire -11 2 - - 1
Software Engineer
England

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 425 (95.94%) Software Engineering
2 197 (44.47%) C#
3 196 (44.24%) Java
4 183 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
5 172 (38.83%) .NET
6 147 (33.18%) JavaScript
7 145 (32.73%) OO
8 143 (32.28%) SQL
9 142 (32.05%) C++
10 133 (30.02%) HTML
11 111 (25.06%) SQL Server
11 111 (25.06%) ASP.NET
12 100 (22.57%) C
13 99 (22.35%) CSS
13 99 (22.35%) MVC
14 93 (20.99%) Git (software)
15 89 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
16 87 (19.64%) Scrum
17 86 (19.41%) Degree
18 78 (17.61%) Subversion
19 70 (15.80%) TDD
20 69 (15.58%) Ethernet
21 67 (15.12%) Finance
22 63 (14.22%) Automated Testing
23 58 (13.09%) jQuery
23 58 (13.09%) Linux
23 58 (13.09%) SDLC
24 57 (12.87%) WPF
25 56 (12.64%) NoSQL
25 56 (12.64%) RESTful

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 15 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.81%) Confluence
3 5 (1.13%) CMS
4 3 (0.68%) IIS
5 2 (0.45%) Apache
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.45%) Drupal
5 2 (0.45%) JBoss
5 2 (0.45%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (3.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.23%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.06%) SaaS
2 16 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.48%) GitHub
5 3 (0.68%) Force.com
6 2 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (15.58%) Ethernet
2 51 (11.51%) TCP/IP
3 50 (11.29%) Wireless
4 43 (9.71%) Bluetooth
5 42 (9.48%) ZigBee
6 33 (7.45%) RS-232
7 28 (6.32%) RS-485
8 20 (4.51%) RS-422
9 16 (3.61%) GSM
10 14 (3.16%) GPRS
11 9 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (1.81%) HTTP
13 4 (0.90%) Modbus
13 4 (0.90%) Profibus
14 3 (0.68%) Internet
15 2 (0.45%) 3G
16 1 (0.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.64%) NoSQL
3 18 (4.06%) MySQL
4 11 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.35%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.68%) SQLite
9 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.23%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 93 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 78 (17.61%) Subversion
3 50 (11.29%) Mercurial
4 46 (10.38%) Visual Studio
5 40 (9.03%) JIRA
6 29 (6.55%) Eclipse
7 25 (5.64%) Android Studio
7 25 (5.64%) NUnit
8 24 (5.42%) MSTest
9 19 (4.29%) Selenium
10 17 (3.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.58%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.13%) NetBeans
14 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.68%) IntelliJ
14 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.45%) Calabash
15 2 (0.45%) Gradle
15 2 (0.45%) Mockito
General
1 67 (15.12%) Finance
2 50 (11.29%) Electronics
3 27 (6.09%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.06%) Automotive
5 15 (3.39%) Legal
6 13 (2.93%) Games
7 10 (2.26%) Retail
8 7 (1.58%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.68%) Marketing
11 2 (0.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (38.83%) .NET
2 133 (30.02%) HTML
3 111 (25.06%) ASP.NET
4 99 (22.35%) CSS
5 58 (13.09%) jQuery
6 57 (12.87%) WPF
7 56 (12.64%) RESTful
8 54 (12.19%) Web Services
9 47 (10.61%) AngularJS
9 47 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (10.61%) WCF
10 41 (9.26%) .NET Framework
11 37 (8.35%) HTML5
11 37 (8.35%) XML
12 33 (7.45%) SOAP
13 30 (6.77%) XSLT
14 29 (6.55%) Silverlight
15 28 (6.32%) LINQ
15 28 (6.32%) Spring
16 25 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.16%) Algorithms
2 44 (9.93%) Data Structures
3 28 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.87%) Computer Science
5 20 (4.51%) Home Automation
6 12 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.81%) iPad
8 7 (1.58%) Online Games
9 6 (1.35%) Device Driver
10 4 (0.90%) CAN bus
10 4 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.68%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.68%) Fintech
11 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.23%) Biotechnology
13 1 (0.23%) Blog
13 1 (0.23%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.23%) Machine to Machine
13 1 (0.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.09%) Linux
2 45 (10.16%) Windows
3 31 (7.00%) Android
4 30 (6.77%) Embedded Linux
5 25 (5.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 8 (1.81%) Unix
7 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (95.94%) Software Engineering
2 183 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (32.73%) OO
4 99 (22.35%) MVC
5 89 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (19.64%) Scrum
7 70 (15.80%) TDD
8 63 (14.22%) Automated Testing
9 58 (13.09%) SDLC
10 39 (8.80%) Pair Programming
11 37 (8.35%) Web Development
12 33 (7.45%) DSDM
13 30 (6.77%) BDD
14 29 (6.55%) MVVM
15 27 (6.09%) RUP
15 27 (6.09%) Validation
16 26 (5.87%) Service Delivery
17 25 (5.64%) Kanban
17 25 (5.64%) UML
18 24 (5.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 197 (44.47%) C#
2 196 (44.24%) Java
3 147 (33.18%) JavaScript
4 143 (32.28%) SQL
5 142 (32.05%) C++
6 100 (22.57%) C
7 53 (11.96%) Embedded C
8 52 (11.74%) Python
9 46 (10.38%) Embedded C++
10 37 (8.35%) T-SQL
11 31 (7.00%) PHP
12 24 (5.42%) PL/SQL
13 20 (4.51%) ANSI C
14 9 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.81%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.58%) Ruby
17 6 (1.35%) Perl
18 5 (1.13%) XAML
19 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
20 3 (0.68%) F#
Qualifications
1 86 (19.41%) Degree
2 14 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.35%) SDET
2 5 (1.13%) JTAG
2 5 (1.13%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (11.06%) Firmware
2 9 (2.03%) Docker
3 5 (1.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (4.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.93%) Atmel
2 13 (2.93%) Oracle
3 4 (0.90%) Lauterbach
3 4 (0.90%) Twitter
4 3 (0.68%) Zend
5 1 (0.23%) Dell
5 1 (0.23%) Freescale
5 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: 14 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunity!
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary to £50k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Macbo
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £1 to £100,000 per annum 5 days holiday, Macbook, , 35 hour week
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum 25 days holiday, free parking, Macbo
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago