Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 18 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 764 970 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.92% 9.09% 5.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 9.86% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 607 874 630
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £60,000 £57,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% -1.03% +7.78%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,921 9,837 10,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.46% 92.15% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7,545 8,417 9,067
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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 +1 480 £45,000 - 92
North Yorkshire -2 158 £45,000 +5.88% 19
South Yorkshire -12 121 £45,000 +5.88% 29
East Yorkshire -1 10 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 430 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (47.12%) C#
3 346 (45.29%) JavaScript
4 311 (40.71%) Java
5 302 (39.53%) .NET
6 263 (34.42%) SQL
7 223 (29.19%) TDD
8 203 (26.57%) ASP.NET
9 200 (26.18%) MVC
10 168 (21.99%) HTML
11 167 (21.86%) Scrum
12 166 (21.73%) BDD
13 165 (21.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 161 (21.07%) Test Automation
15 160 (20.94%) DevOps
16 155 (20.29%) CSS
17 136 (17.80%) Microsoft
18 132 (17.28%) Git (software)
19 127 (16.62%) Enterprise Software
20 125 (16.36%) OO
21 124 (16.23%) Continuous Integration
22 123 (16.10%) jQuery
23 119 (15.58%) Pair Programming
24 118 (15.45%) SQL Server
25 113 (14.79%) Finance
26 108 (14.14%) Spring
27 107 (14.01%) PHP
28 102 (13.35%) .NET Framework
29 97 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
29 97 (12.70%) AngularJS

Software Engineering
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 30 (3.93%) IIS
2 27 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (3.01%) Tomcat
4 21 (2.75%) Apache
5 14 (1.83%) Umbraco
6 13 (1.70%) Joomla!
7 9 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (1.18%) JBoss
8 8 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.05%) nginx
8 8 (1.05%) WordPress
9 7 (0.92%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.79%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.79%) Drupal
10 6 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (0.52%) Confluence
12 3 (0.39%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.39%) CMS
13 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.13%) HipChat
2 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 97 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.31%) Force.com
4 8 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.05%) SaaS
5 7 (0.92%) FinancialForce
5 7 (0.92%) GitHub
6 6 (0.79%) Serverless
7 5 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.39%) G Suite
8 3 (0.39%) IaaS
8 3 (0.39%) Office 365
8 3 (0.39%) Slack
9 2 (0.26%) npm
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.13%) Boomi
10 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.92%) HTTP
2 7 (0.92%) Wireless
3 4 (0.52%) Broadband
3 4 (0.52%) Internet
4 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.39%) DNS
4 3 (0.39%) RS-232
4 3 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.39%) ZigBee
5 2 (0.26%) AMQP
5 2 (0.26%) Z-Wave
6 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.13%) Modbus
6 1 (0.13%) RS-422
6 1 (0.13%) RS-485
6 1 (0.13%) WEP
6 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.98%) MongoDB
3 60 (7.85%) NoSQL
4 55 (7.20%) MySQL
5 26 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (2.88%) Redis
7 21 (2.75%) Big Data
8 18 (2.36%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.83%) RavenDB
10 12 (1.57%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 9 (1.18%) SQLite
12 7 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.79%) DB2
14 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.52%) Blockchain
15 4 (0.52%) HBase
15 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 132 (17.28%) Git (software)
2 70 (9.16%) Selenium
3 57 (7.46%) Cucumber
4 56 (7.33%) Jenkins
5 41 (5.37%) Subversion
6 33 (4.32%) Mercurial
7 30 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (3.93%) WebDriver
8 25 (3.27%) JIRA
9 21 (2.75%) NUnit
10 20 (2.62%) SpecFlow
11 19 (2.49%) MSTest
11 19 (2.49%) Visual Studio
12 17 (2.23%) JMeter
13 16 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (1.70%) Buildbot
14 13 (1.70%) Ranorex
15 12 (1.57%) Maven
15 12 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 113 (14.79%) Finance
2 24 (3.14%) Retail
3 23 (3.01%) Games
4 10 (1.31%) Legal
5 9 (1.18%) Marketing
6 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.79%) Automotive
7 6 (0.79%) Banking
8 5 (0.65%) Electronics
8 5 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.52%) Back Office
9 4 (0.52%) Law
10 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.26%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 354 (46.34%) Developer
2 268 (35.08%) Software Engineer
3 166 (21.73%) C# Developer
4 117 (15.31%) .NET Developer
5 109 (14.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 88 (11.52%) Java Engineer
6 88 (11.52%) Senior Developer
7 82 (10.73%) Java Software Engineer
7 82 (10.73%) Software Developer
8 76 (9.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 76 (9.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 73 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 62 (8.12%) Senior C# Developer
11 61 (7.98%) Java Developer
12 60 (7.85%) C# Software Engineer
13 55 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
14 54 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
15 48 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
15 48 (6.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 47 (6.15%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (39.53%) .NET
2 203 (26.57%) ASP.NET
3 168 (21.99%) HTML
4 165 (21.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 155 (20.29%) CSS
6 123 (16.10%) jQuery
7 108 (14.14%) Spring
8 102 (13.35%) .NET Framework
9 97 (12.70%) AngularJS
10 89 (11.65%) React
11 86 (11.26%) Web Services
12 81 (10.60%) Entity Framework
12 81 (10.60%) RESTful
13 60 (7.85%) Node.js
14 54 (7.07%) Spring Boot
14 54 (7.07%) XML
15 45 (5.89%) HTML5
16 36 (4.71%) SOAP
16 36 (4.71%) Spring Security
16 36 (4.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 127 (16.62%) Enterprise Software
2 94 (12.30%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (4.19%) User Experience
4 31 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.49%) Xbox
7 16 (2.09%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
9 10 (1.31%) Fintech
10 6 (0.79%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.65%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.65%) e-Learning
11 5 (0.65%) Life Science
12 4 (0.52%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.52%) Photography
12 4 (0.52%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.39%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.39%) Public Cloud
14 2 (0.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.68%) Linux
2 24 (3.14%) Windows
3 14 (1.83%) Android
3 14 (1.83%) Unix
4 8 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.05%) CentOS
4 8 (1.05%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.65%) Debian
5 5 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.39%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.26%) VMS
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Fedora
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (29.19%) TDD
3 200 (26.18%) MVC
4 167 (21.86%) Scrum
5 166 (21.73%) BDD
6 161 (21.07%) Test Automation
7 160 (20.94%) DevOps
8 125 (16.36%) OO
9 124 (16.23%) Continuous Integration
10 119 (15.58%) Pair Programming
11 86 (11.26%) Mentoring
12 82 (10.73%) Unit Testing
13 77 (10.08%) Microservices
14 70 (9.16%) Web Development
15 67 (8.77%) Open Source
16 60 (7.85%) DSDM
17 50 (6.54%) RUP
18 49 (6.41%) SDLC
19 46 (6.02%) Kanban
20 45 (5.89%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 360 (47.12%) C#
2 346 (45.29%) JavaScript
3 311 (40.71%) Java
4 263 (34.42%) SQL
5 107 (14.01%) PHP
6 93 (12.17%) Python
7 79 (10.34%) C++
8 70 (9.16%) Java 8
9 43 (5.63%) T-SQL
10 40 (5.24%) Java 9
11 39 (5.10%) C
12 36 (4.71%) Ruby
13 21 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 21 (2.75%) Scala
13 21 (2.75%) VB.NET
14 16 (2.09%) Perl
15 15 (1.96%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.83%) Go
16 14 (1.83%) Kotlin
17 12 (1.57%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 46 (6.02%) Degree
2 24 (3.14%) ISEB
3 14 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.26%) PhD
7 1 (0.13%) CISA
7 1 (0.13%) CISM
7 1 (0.13%) CISSP
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) OCP
7 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.97%) QA
2 9 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.92%) GDPR
4 3 (0.39%) MISRA
5 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 93 (12.17%) Docker
2 4 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.52%) Firmware
2 4 (0.52%) HDFS
3 3 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.39%) LXC
4 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 44 (5.76%) Ansible
2 27 (3.53%) Puppet
3 21 (2.75%) Kubernetes
4 17 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.44%) SmoothWall
6 9 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (1.05%) Rancher
8 7 (0.92%) Terraform
9 5 (0.65%) logstash
10 4 (0.52%) Mesos
10 4 (0.52%) systemd
11 3 (0.39%) Xymon
11 3 (0.39%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.26%) Packer
12 2 (0.26%) PowerCLI
12 2 (0.26%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 136 (17.80%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.45%) Xamarin
3 26 (3.40%) Google
4 25 (3.27%) Oracle
5 20 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (2.36%) Red Hat
7 15 (1.96%) MuleSoft
7 15 (1.96%) webMethods
8 11 (1.44%) Adobe
9 8 (1.05%) Vertica
9 8 (1.05%) Zend
10 6 (0.79%) Twitter
11 5 (0.65%) Sybase
11 5 (0.65%) VMware
12 2 (0.26%) Apple
12 2 (0.26%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.26%) Perforce
12 2 (0.26%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.13%) Capita
13 1 (0.13%) Sitecore