Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 28 18
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 839 735 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.15% 7.53% 9.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 8.09% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 756 600 882
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -2.06%

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 6,831 9,080 9,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.81% 93.07% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5,544 7,730 8,419
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,737 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +19 564 £46,500 -2.11% 68
South Yorkshire +2 132 £45,000 - 52
North Yorkshire -54 111 £45,000 - 13
East Yorkshire +14 17 £39,000 -17.89% 5
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 430 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (50.30%) C#
3 384 (45.77%) JavaScript
4 366 (43.62%) .NET
5 321 (38.26%) SQL
6 313 (37.31%) Java
7 282 (33.61%) TDD
8 271 (32.30%) MVC
9 245 (29.20%) ASP.NET
10 232 (27.65%) DevOps
11 209 (24.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 207 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
13 205 (24.43%) Microsoft
14 178 (21.22%) BDD
15 173 (20.62%) Greenfield Project
16 169 (20.14%) Enterprise Software
17 159 (18.95%) Git (software)
18 142 (16.92%) Pair Programming
19 141 (16.81%) HTML
20 137 (16.33%) SQL Server
21 131 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
22 128 (15.26%) C++
23 127 (15.14%) Microservices
24 126 (15.02%) Finance
25 120 (14.30%) CSS
26 119 (14.18%) Scrum
27 111 (13.23%) Test Automation
27 111 (13.23%) Continuous Delivery
28 109 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
28 109 (12.99%) 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 24 (2.86%) IIS
2 20 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.26%) nginx
4 6 (0.72%) Apache
4 6 (0.72%) JBoss
4 6 (0.72%) NServiceBus
5 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.36%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.24%) CMS
7 2 (0.24%) Confluence
7 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.24%) Jetty
7 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.12%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Chatbot
2 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.36%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 131 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 27 (3.22%) G Suite
4 27 (3.22%) Office 365
5 15 (1.79%) SaaS
6 14 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (0.72%) GitHub
8 5 (0.60%) Serverless
9 4 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.24%) Fastly
10 2 (0.24%) PaaS
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.12%) Cloudflare
11 1 (0.12%) NuGet
11 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.07%) Internet
2 8 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.83%) DLNA
3 7 (0.83%) UPnP
3 7 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.24%) HTTP
4 2 (0.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.12%) Broadband
5 1 (0.12%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.91%) NoSQL
3 57 (6.79%) MySQL
4 39 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 28 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.10%) Big Data
8 19 (2.26%) Redis
9 14 (1.67%) Riak
10 13 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.31%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.48%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.36%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.36%) MS Access
14 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
15 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 159 (18.95%) Git (software)
2 71 (8.46%) Jenkins
3 64 (7.63%) Selenium
4 46 (5.48%) Subversion
5 34 (4.05%) JMeter
6 31 (3.69%) Visual Studio
7 30 (3.58%) Cucumber
8 29 (3.46%) Gatling
9 27 (3.22%) Appium
9 27 (3.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 27 (3.22%) Buildbot
9 27 (3.22%) NeoLoad
9 27 (3.22%) Ranorex
9 27 (3.22%) SoapUI
9 27 (3.22%) WATIR
9 27 (3.22%) WebLOAD
10 26 (3.10%) WebDriver
10 26 (3.10%) webpack
11 21 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (2.38%) gulp
General
1 126 (15.02%) Finance
2 59 (7.03%) Retail
3 37 (4.41%) Banking
4 21 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 21 (2.50%) Electronics
5 15 (1.79%) Marketing
6 13 (1.55%) Games
7 12 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.31%) Automotive
8 11 (1.31%) Online Betting
9 6 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.60%) Legal
11 3 (0.36%) Law
12 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 390 (46.48%) Developer
2 314 (37.43%) Software Engineer
3 223 (26.58%) C# Developer
4 140 (16.69%) .NET Developer
5 123 (14.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 108 (12.87%) Java Engineer
6 108 (12.87%) Java Software Engineer
7 89 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 85 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 83 (9.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 83 (9.89%) Senior Developer
10 82 (9.77%) Software Developer
11 55 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 53 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 48 (5.72%) .NET Software Engineer
13 48 (5.72%) Java Developer
14 47 (5.60%) Cloud Developer
15 45 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
16 41 (4.89%) Senior .NET Developer
17 39 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (43.62%) .NET
2 245 (29.20%) ASP.NET
3 209 (24.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 141 (16.81%) HTML
5 120 (14.30%) CSS
6 97 (11.56%) Spring
7 94 (11.20%) jQuery
8 81 (9.65%) React
9 80 (9.54%) Node.js
10 75 (8.94%) .NET Framework
11 73 (8.70%) XML
12 61 (7.27%) RESTful
12 61 (7.27%) Spring Boot
13 60 (7.15%) AngularJS
14 56 (6.67%) Entity Framework
15 43 (5.13%) Web Services
16 41 (4.89%) XSLT
17 38 (4.53%) RabbitMQ
18 36 (4.29%) Sass
19 33 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 173 (20.62%) Greenfield Project
2 169 (20.14%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (4.53%) Fintech
4 35 (4.17%) User Experience
5 29 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.83%) MPEG
10 6 (0.72%) Internet of Things
10 6 (0.72%) Learning Management System
11 5 (0.60%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.48%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.48%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.36%) Cloud Native
13 3 (0.36%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.36%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.24%) NHS
15 1 (0.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.63%) Linux
2 28 (3.34%) Android
2 28 (3.34%) Windows
3 9 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (1.07%) Windows 10
3 9 (1.07%) Windows 7
3 9 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.72%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 4 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) Unix
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (33.61%) TDD
3 271 (32.30%) MVC
4 232 (27.65%) DevOps
5 207 (24.67%) Continuous Integration
6 178 (21.22%) BDD
7 142 (16.92%) Pair Programming
8 127 (15.14%) Microservices
9 119 (14.18%) Scrum
10 111 (13.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 111 (13.23%) Test Automation
11 109 (12.99%) Mentoring
12 82 (9.77%) Open Source
13 75 (8.94%) OO
13 75 (8.94%) Unit Testing
14 71 (8.46%) Computer Science
15 56 (6.67%) Coaching
16 53 (6.32%) Web Development
17 51 (6.08%) Kanban
18 40 (4.77%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 422 (50.30%) C#
2 384 (45.77%) JavaScript
3 321 (38.26%) SQL
4 313 (37.31%) Java
5 128 (15.26%) C++
6 107 (12.75%) Python
7 73 (8.70%) C
8 69 (8.22%) Java 8
9 65 (7.75%) Ruby
10 50 (5.96%) PHP
11 43 (5.13%) Scala
12 38 (4.53%) Java 9
13 29 (3.46%) Kotlin
14 24 (2.86%) TypeScript
15 22 (2.62%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.91%) ES6
16 16 (1.91%) Go
17 12 (1.43%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.43%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.19%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 101 (12.04%) Degree
2 17 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.31%) HND
4 5 (0.60%) CISM
4 5 (0.60%) CISSP
5 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) MCP
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.84%) QA
2 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.12%) GDPR
3 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.12%) MISRA
System Software
1 89 (10.61%) Docker
2 5 (0.60%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (4.53%) Kubernetes
2 25 (2.98%) Ansible
3 19 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.79%) Terraform
5 9 (1.07%) Puppet
6 2 (0.24%) Rancher
7 1 (0.12%) Grafana
7 1 (0.12%) Kibana
7 1 (0.12%) Packer
7 1 (0.12%) Salt
7 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 205 (24.43%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.20%) Google
3 42 (5.01%) Xamarin
4 18 (2.15%) Sitecore
5 17 (2.03%) IBM
6 9 (1.07%) Oracle
7 6 (0.72%) BMC
8 4 (0.48%) Progress
9 3 (0.36%) NVIDIA
10 2 (0.24%) Adobe
10 2 (0.24%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.24%) Lotus
10 2 (0.24%) Zend
11 1 (0.12%) Citrix
11 1 (0.12%) EMC
11 1 (0.12%) Infor
11 1 (0.12%) NetApp
11 1 (0.12%) Perforce
11 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.12%) SaltStack