The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 114 85
Rank change year-on-year +50 -29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 230 131 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.28% 2.32% 3.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 2.38% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 215 115 157
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
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 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 5243 5513 6646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.64% 97.73% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4396 4662 5466
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +17 115 £47,750 +19.37% 21
South Yorkshire +31 54 £42,500 +39.34% 5
North Yorkshire +30 37 £42,000 +29.23%
East Yorkshire -6 15 £20,000 -33.33%
Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 466 (97.69%) Software Engineering
2 251 (52.62%) Java
3 240 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (41.30%) OO
5 189 (39.62%) C++
6 188 (39.41%) JavaScript
7 171 (35.85%) SQL
8 151 (31.66%) C
9 150 (31.45%) C#
10 133 (27.88%) .NET
11 131 (27.46%) HTML
12 120 (25.16%) Git (software)
13 114 (23.90%) Subversion
14 112 (23.48%) Scrum
15 111 (23.27%) Linux
16 105 (22.01%) Degree
17 96 (20.13%) Python
18 90 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
19 87 (18.24%) Ethernet
20 82 (17.19%) TDD
21 81 (16.98%) Test Automation
22 79 (16.56%) ASP.NET
23 77 (16.14%) SDLC
24 76 (15.93%) CSS
25 72 (15.09%) AngularJS
26 71 (14.88%) Embedded C
26 71 (14.88%) Windows
27 66 (13.84%) Embedded Linux
27 66 (13.84%) MVC
28 62 (13.00%) Visual Studio

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 18 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 15 (3.14%) Apache
3 6 (1.26%) Confluence
4 4 (0.84%) OpenEdge
5 2 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.21%) CMS
6 1 (0.21%) JBoss
6 1 (0.21%) Mule
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.21%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Odoo
2 1 (0.21%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.50%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.98%) GitHub
4 14 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (2.94%) Heroku
4 14 (2.94%) SaaS
5 4 (0.84%) Force.com
6 2 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (18.24%) Ethernet
2 45 (9.43%) Wireless
3 40 (8.39%) TCP/IP
4 35 (7.34%) Bluetooth
5 34 (7.13%) ZigBee
6 30 (6.29%) RS-232
7 23 (4.82%) RS-485
8 19 (3.98%) RS-422
9 14 (2.94%) GSM
10 11 (2.31%) GPRS
11 9 (1.89%) HTTP
12 6 (1.26%) Modbus
12 6 (1.26%) Profibus
13 5 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.63%) 3G
14 3 (0.63%) Internet
15 2 (0.42%) DHCP
16 1 (0.21%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.79%) NoSQL
1 61 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.92%) MySQL
3 17 (3.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (0.84%) Big Data
5 4 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) DataStage
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.21%) Redis
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 120 (25.16%) Git (software)
2 114 (23.90%) Subversion
3 62 (13.00%) Visual Studio
4 61 (12.79%) JIRA
5 56 (11.74%) Mercurial
6 49 (10.27%) Android Studio
6 49 (10.27%) Eclipse
7 24 (5.03%) MSTest
7 24 (5.03%) NUnit
8 9 (1.89%) PHPUnit
8 9 (1.89%) Selenium
9 8 (1.68%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.26%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.42%) Ant
11 2 (0.42%) Liquibase
11 2 (0.42%) Mockito
12 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (9.85%) Electronics
2 44 (9.22%) Finance
3 36 (7.55%) Automotive
4 23 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.10%) Games
5 10 (2.10%) Legal
6 5 (1.05%) Retail
7 4 (0.84%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (27.88%) .NET
2 131 (27.46%) HTML
3 79 (16.56%) ASP.NET
4 76 (15.93%) CSS
5 72 (15.09%) AngularJS
6 62 (13.00%) RESTful
7 52 (10.90%) Node.js
8 48 (10.06%) React
8 48 (10.06%) Web Services
9 46 (9.64%) jQuery
10 45 (9.43%) XML
11 38 (7.97%) Ember.js
12 36 (7.55%) SOAP
13 35 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (7.34%) WPF
14 31 (6.50%) Spring
14 31 (6.50%) WCF
15 28 (5.87%) XSLT
16 27 (5.66%) LINQ
17 26 (5.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.85%) Algorithms
1 47 (9.85%) Data Structures
2 33 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (3.98%) Device Driver
5 19 (3.98%) Home Automation
6 11 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.68%) iPad
8 7 (1.47%) Fintech
8 7 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.26%) CAN bus
9 6 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (1.26%) User Experience
10 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.84%) Online Games
11 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.21%) Clustering
12 1 (0.21%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.21%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 111 (23.27%) Linux
2 71 (14.88%) Windows
3 66 (13.84%) Embedded Linux
4 54 (11.32%) Android
5 49 (10.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 6 (1.26%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.05%) Unix
8 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (97.69%) Software Engineering
2 240 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (41.30%) OO
4 112 (23.48%) Scrum
5 90 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (17.19%) TDD
7 81 (16.98%) Test Automation
8 77 (16.14%) SDLC
9 66 (13.84%) MVC
10 51 (10.69%) Waterfall
11 41 (8.60%) Pair Programming
12 38 (7.97%) Mentoring
13 36 (7.55%) BDD
14 33 (6.92%) DSDM
15 29 (6.08%) RUP
16 25 (5.24%) Kanban
16 25 (5.24%) MVVM
16 25 (5.24%) UML
16 25 (5.24%) Web Development
17 24 (5.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 251 (52.62%) Java
2 189 (39.62%) C++
3 188 (39.41%) JavaScript
4 171 (35.85%) SQL
5 151 (31.66%) C
6 150 (31.45%) C#
7 96 (20.13%) Python
8 71 (14.88%) Embedded C
9 62 (13.00%) PHP
10 53 (11.11%) Embedded C++
11 36 (7.55%) T-SQL
12 24 (5.03%) PL/SQL
13 19 (3.98%) ANSI C
14 17 (3.56%) Bash Shell
15 14 (2.94%) Ruby
16 10 (2.10%) Perl
17 7 (1.47%) F#
17 7 (1.47%) Scala
18 4 (0.84%) Assembly Language
18 4 (0.84%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 105 (22.01%) Degree
2 18 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.68%) JTAG
2 3 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (12.79%) Firmware
2 33 (6.92%) Docker
3 6 (1.26%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (2.31%) Ansible
3 9 (1.89%) Puppet
4 6 (1.26%) Salt
5 2 (0.42%) Graphite
6 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (2.94%) Google
2 13 (2.73%) Oracle
3 12 (2.52%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.31%) Atmel
4 11 (2.31%) Zend
5 6 (1.26%) Lauterbach
6 2 (0.42%) Remedy
6 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.42%) Splunk
7 1 (0.21%) Dell
7 1 (0.21%) Freescale
7 1 (0.21%) Progress
7 1 (0.21%) SAP
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-50,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum To £55k + bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + pension, share options, 22 Days Hol
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits and flexible working
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
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