Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 27 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 739 695 739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.98% 7.23% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.86% 7.86% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 675 610 684
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £29,475
90th Percentile £62,203 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 6,804 8,843 9,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.92% 92.04% 91.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,518 7,510 8,351
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 +8 462 £45,000 -10.00% 94
North Yorkshire +6 140 £45,000 - 23
South Yorkshire 0 109 £45,000 +2.27% 35
East Yorkshire +20 17 £34,500 +4.55% 9
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 389 (52.64%) C#
2 366 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
3 356 (48.17%) .NET
4 342 (46.28%) SQL
5 333 (45.06%) JavaScript
6 300 (40.60%) TDD
7 260 (35.18%) ASP.NET
8 249 (33.69%) MVC
9 210 (28.42%) Java
10 207 (28.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 200 (27.06%) Continuous Integration
12 197 (26.66%) Microsoft
13 190 (25.71%) DevOps
14 188 (25.44%) BDD
15 178 (24.09%) Greenfield Project
16 159 (21.52%) Enterprise Software
17 157 (21.24%) Pair Programming
18 149 (20.16%) Test Automation
19 147 (19.89%) CSS
20 140 (18.94%) HTML
21 135 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
21 135 (18.27%) Continuous Delivery
22 129 (17.46%) Microservices
23 126 (17.05%) Git (software)
24 119 (16.10%) C++
25 102 (13.80%) jQuery
26 100 (13.53%) Finance
27 99 (13.40%) SQL Server
28 97 (13.13%) Degree
29 91 (12.31%) Mentoring

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 34 (4.60%) Apache
2 31 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (3.79%) IIS
3 28 (3.79%) nginx
4 23 (3.11%) JBoss
5 20 (2.71%) Apache Spark
6 19 (2.57%) NServiceBus
7 16 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.49%) Jetty
9 7 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.81%) CMS
11 3 (0.41%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.41%) Confluence
11 3 (0.41%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.27%) WordPress
13 1 (0.14%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.14%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.41%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.49%) Office 365
5 9 (1.22%) G Suite
6 7 (0.95%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (0.81%) SaaS
8 5 (0.68%) GitHub
9 2 (0.27%) NuGet
9 2 (0.27%) PaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.14%) Fastly
10 1 (0.14%) FinancialForce
10 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.14%) npm
10 1 (0.14%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.81%) HTTP
2 4 (0.54%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.54%) SSL
3 3 (0.41%) SMS
4 2 (0.27%) Wireless
5 1 (0.14%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.14%) Broadband
5 1 (0.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.14%) Internet
5 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.47%) NoSQL
3 44 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 39 (5.28%) MySQL
6 29 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 27 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (3.52%) Redis
9 22 (2.98%) Riak
10 21 (2.84%) Hadoop
11 19 (2.57%) Big Data
12 14 (1.89%) CouchDB
13 12 (1.62%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.49%) GIS
15 10 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 4 (0.54%) Adabas
17 3 (0.41%) Blockchain
17 3 (0.41%) SQLite
18 2 (0.27%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 126 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 83 (11.23%) Jenkins
3 55 (7.44%) Selenium
4 42 (5.68%) Visual Studio
5 35 (4.74%) Subversion
6 27 (3.65%) Mercurial
7 24 (3.25%) webpack
8 22 (2.98%) gulp
9 17 (2.30%) NUnit
10 16 (2.17%) SpecFlow
11 15 (2.03%) MSTest
11 15 (2.03%) WebDriver
12 14 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (1.76%) Cucumber
14 11 (1.49%) Appium
14 11 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (1.49%) JMeter
15 10 (1.35%) SoapUI
15 10 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
16 9 (1.22%) WebLOAD
General
1 100 (13.53%) Finance
2 26 (3.52%) Retail
3 25 (3.38%) Electronics
4 22 (2.98%) Automotive
5 16 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.89%) Marketing
7 13 (1.76%) Banking
8 12 (1.62%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.22%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.95%) Advertising
10 7 (0.95%) Games
10 7 (0.95%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.54%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 396 (53.59%) Developer
2 243 (32.88%) Software Engineer
3 202 (27.33%) C# Developer
4 143 (19.35%) .NET Developer
5 120 (16.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 89 (12.04%) Senior Developer
7 88 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 87 (11.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 84 (11.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 60 (8.12%) Java Engineer
10 60 (8.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 60 (8.12%) Software Developer
11 55 (7.44%) Embedded Engineer
11 55 (7.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 50 (6.77%) Senior C# Developer
13 47 (6.36%) C# Software Engineer
14 45 (6.09%) Java Developer
15 44 (5.95%) .NET Software Engineer
16 43 (5.82%) JavaScript Developer
17 40 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (48.17%) .NET
2 260 (35.18%) ASP.NET
3 207 (28.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 147 (19.89%) CSS
5 140 (18.94%) HTML
6 102 (13.80%) jQuery
7 83 (11.23%) .NET Framework
8 78 (10.55%) Node.js
9 76 (10.28%) React
10 72 (9.74%) RESTful
11 64 (8.66%) Spring
12 59 (7.98%) AngularJS
13 56 (7.58%) Spring Boot
14 53 (7.17%) Entity Framework
15 48 (6.50%) Web Services
16 37 (5.01%) RabbitMQ
16 37 (5.01%) REST
17 35 (4.74%) Sass
18 34 (4.60%) XML
19 25 (3.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 178 (24.09%) Greenfield Project
2 159 (21.52%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (5.55%) User Experience
4 28 (3.79%) Fintech
5 26 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (1.76%) Device Driver
8 12 (1.62%) Cloud Native
9 10 (1.35%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.68%) Learning Management System
10 5 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.54%) Life Science
12 2 (0.27%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.27%) NHS
12 2 (0.27%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.14%) Blog
13 1 (0.14%) e-Learning
13 1 (0.14%) EPoS
13 1 (0.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.80%) Linux
2 36 (4.87%) Windows
3 18 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (1.22%) Unix
5 7 (0.95%) Android
6 6 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.68%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 5 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.54%) CentOS
8 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.27%) Debian
10 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (40.60%) TDD
3 249 (33.69%) MVC
4 200 (27.06%) Continuous Integration
5 190 (25.71%) DevOps
6 188 (25.44%) BDD
7 157 (21.24%) Pair Programming
8 149 (20.16%) Test Automation
9 135 (18.27%) Continuous Delivery
10 129 (17.46%) Microservices
11 91 (12.31%) Mentoring
12 87 (11.77%) Scrum
13 78 (10.55%) Computer Science
14 74 (10.01%) Unit Testing
15 73 (9.88%) Coaching
15 73 (9.88%) Open Source
16 65 (8.80%) Front End Development
17 48 (6.50%) OO
18 45 (6.09%) Web Development
19 40 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 389 (52.64%) C#
2 342 (46.28%) SQL
3 333 (45.06%) JavaScript
4 210 (28.42%) Java
5 119 (16.10%) C++
6 87 (11.77%) Python
7 71 (9.61%) C
8 53 (7.17%) Java 8
9 51 (6.90%) Ruby
10 41 (5.55%) PHP
11 35 (4.74%) TypeScript
12 29 (3.92%) Java 9
13 26 (3.52%) T-SQL
14 22 (2.98%) Scala
15 18 (2.44%) Bash Shell
16 17 (2.30%) PL/SQL
17 12 (1.62%) Assembly Language
17 12 (1.62%) ES6
17 12 (1.62%) Korn
18 11 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 97 (13.13%) Degree
2 19 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.54%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.41%) HND
8 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.14%) ISEB
9 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.41%) QA
2 5 (0.68%) SLA
3 2 (0.27%) GDPR
3 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (6.77%) Docker
2 3 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.41%) Firmware
3 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (3.92%) Ansible
2 19 (2.57%) Puppet
3 18 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.76%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.68%) Terraform
6 2 (0.27%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.14%) Grafana
7 1 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 197 (26.66%) Microsoft
2 56 (7.58%) Xamarin
3 34 (4.60%) Google
4 25 (3.38%) Sitecore
5 23 (3.11%) Oracle
6 11 (1.49%) IBM
7 5 (0.68%) Zend
8 4 (0.54%) MuleSoft
8 4 (0.54%) webMethods
9 3 (0.41%) Adobe
9 3 (0.41%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.41%) Citrix
9 3 (0.41%) HP
9 3 (0.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) CA
11 1 (0.14%) Lotus
11 1 (0.14%) NetApp
11 1 (0.14%) OpenText
11 1 (0.14%) VMware