Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 +34
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 707 691 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.21% 6.25% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 6.97% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 607 645 699
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 8844 9912 11515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.20% 89.59% 90.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7422 8307 9420
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +12 478 £50,000 +11.11% 53
South Yorkshire +10 109 £42,500 - 16
North Yorkshire +5 97 £45,000 +12.50% 14
East Yorkshire +5 12 £33,000 -5.71% 2
Humberside - 4 - -
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 428 (60.54%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (42.29%) Java
3 280 (39.60%) C#
4 279 (39.46%) SQL
5 244 (34.51%) .NET
6 242 (34.23%) JavaScript
7 181 (25.60%) HTML
8 176 (24.89%) Scrum
9 166 (23.48%) CSS
10 153 (21.64%) OO
11 149 (21.07%) MVC
12 141 (19.94%) ASP.NET
13 139 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
14 128 (18.10%) TDD
15 124 (17.54%) PHP
16 123 (17.40%) SQL Server
17 117 (16.55%) Web Services
18 116 (16.41%) Git (software)
19 114 (16.12%) jQuery
20 106 (14.99%) Linux
21 104 (14.71%) Node.js
21 104 (14.71%) SDLC
22 98 (13.86%) Python
22 98 (13.86%) C++
23 97 (13.72%) Test Automation
24 93 (13.15%) React
25 89 (12.59%) AngularJS
25 89 (12.59%) DevOps
26 87 (12.31%) WCF
27 80 (11.32%) Finance

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 38 (5.37%) Tomcat
2 27 (3.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 26 (3.68%) CMS
4 24 (3.39%) IIS
5 22 (3.11%) Umbraco
6 12 (1.70%) Jetty
7 10 (1.41%) Apache
8 9 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (1.13%) Mule ESB
10 6 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.85%) SAS
11 5 (0.71%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.71%) JBoss
12 4 (0.57%) Confluence
12 4 (0.57%) OpenEdge
12 4 (0.57%) OpenROAD
12 4 (0.57%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.28%) Liferay
14 2 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) InVision
1 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.14%) Simulink
1 1 (0.14%) SPSS
1 1 (0.14%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.57%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 65 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.82%) GitHub
3 16 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.84%) IaaS
5 8 (1.13%) Office 365
6 7 (0.99%) Force.com
6 7 (0.99%) G Suite
6 7 (0.99%) Slack
7 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.42%) npm
9 2 (0.28%) SaaS
10 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.14%) Firebase
10 1 (0.14%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.55%) Internet
2 12 (1.70%) HTTP
3 7 (0.99%) Broadband
4 5 (0.71%) SMS
5 3 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.42%) Wireless
6 2 (0.28%) Modbus
6 2 (0.28%) Profibus
6 2 (0.28%) RS-232
6 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 65 (9.19%) MySQL
3 53 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 32 (4.53%) MongoDB
5 21 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.12%) Big Data
8 14 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.84%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.56%) Redis
12 10 (1.41%) Riak
12 10 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.85%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.85%) Endeca
15 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 4 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.57%) Informix
16 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 116 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 68 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 67 (9.48%) Subversion
4 57 (8.06%) Jenkins
5 50 (7.07%) Cucumber
6 37 (5.23%) Mercurial
7 34 (4.81%) NUnit
8 33 (4.67%) MSTest
9 32 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 32 (4.53%) JIRA
10 23 (3.25%) Selenium
11 22 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
12 19 (2.69%) Eclipse
13 16 (2.26%) Android Studio
14 15 (2.12%) Bitbucket
15 13 (1.84%) GitLab
15 13 (1.84%) GoCD
16 12 (1.70%) PHPUnit
16 12 (1.70%) SpecFlow
17 10 (1.41%) Appium
General
1 80 (11.32%) Finance
2 29 (4.10%) Games
3 27 (3.82%) Electronics
4 20 (2.83%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.41%) Automotive
6 10 (1.41%) Retail
7 7 (0.99%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.71%) General Ledger
9 5 (0.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.42%) Advertising
10 3 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (40.03%) Developer
2 278 (39.32%) Software Engineer
3 107 (15.13%) Java Engineer
4 104 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 91 (12.87%) Software Developer
6 88 (12.45%) C# Developer
6 88 (12.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 84 (11.88%) .NET Developer
8 75 (10.61%) C# .NET Developer
9 57 (8.06%) Senior Developer
10 56 (7.92%) Principal Engineer
11 49 (6.93%) C# Software Engineer
11 49 (6.93%) Java Developer
12 45 (6.36%) Senior Java Engineer
12 45 (6.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 40 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
14 39 (5.52%) Senior Software Developer
15 38 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
15 38 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 38 (5.37%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (34.51%) .NET
2 181 (25.60%) HTML
3 166 (23.48%) CSS
4 141 (19.94%) ASP.NET
5 117 (16.55%) Web Services
6 114 (16.12%) jQuery
7 104 (14.71%) Node.js
8 93 (13.15%) React
9 89 (12.59%) AngularJS
10 87 (12.31%) WCF
11 80 (11.32%) WPF
12 70 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 67 (9.48%) RESTful
14 65 (9.19%) SOAP
15 64 (9.05%) XML
16 62 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 50 (7.07%) J2EE
18 46 (6.51%) Spring
19 45 (6.36%) .NET Framework
20 40 (5.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
1 47 (6.65%) User Experience
2 40 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.54%) Algorithms
4 25 (3.54%) Video\Live Streaming
5 23 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.25%) Data Structures
6 19 (2.69%) NHS
7 15 (2.12%) Digital TV
8 12 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 7 (0.99%) Fintech
10 7 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (0.57%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.57%) Tandem
13 3 (0.42%) iPhone
13 3 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.99%) Linux
2 52 (7.36%) Android
3 38 (5.37%) Windows
4 33 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 10 (1.41%) Unix
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.85%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.28%) CentOS
9 2 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (60.54%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (24.89%) Scrum
3 153 (21.64%) OO
4 149 (21.07%) MVC
5 139 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
6 128 (18.10%) TDD
7 104 (14.71%) SDLC
8 97 (13.72%) Test Automation
9 89 (12.59%) DevOps
10 75 (10.61%) Mentoring
10 75 (10.61%) Web Development
11 66 (9.34%) Pair Programming
12 63 (8.91%) Unit Testing
13 56 (7.92%) E-Commerce
14 53 (7.50%) Front End Development
15 51 (7.21%) DSDM
15 51 (7.21%) Kanban
16 49 (6.93%) Waterfall
17 41 (5.80%) BDD
18 40 (5.66%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 299 (42.29%) Java
2 280 (39.60%) C#
3 279 (39.46%) SQL
4 242 (34.23%) JavaScript
5 124 (17.54%) PHP
6 98 (13.86%) C++
6 98 (13.86%) Python
7 62 (8.77%) T-SQL
8 52 (7.36%) Ruby
9 36 (5.09%) C
10 32 (4.53%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.83%) Scala
12 17 (2.40%) VB
13 11 (1.56%) Kotlin
14 10 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.13%) Embedded C
16 7 (0.99%) Apex Code
17 6 (0.85%) Go
18 5 (0.71%) Embedded C++
18 5 (0.71%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 71 (10.04%) Degree
2 16 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.42%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.28%) MCT
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.28%) PhD
5 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.56%) QA
2 3 (0.42%) JTAG
3 2 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) MISRA
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 80 (11.32%) Docker
2 6 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 61 (8.63%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (6.36%) Puppet
3 26 (3.68%) Ansible
4 13 (1.84%) rkt
5 11 (1.56%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.27%) Packer
7 7 (0.99%) Terraform
8 6 (0.85%) Salt
9 3 (0.42%) Graphite
10 2 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.28%) Mesos
10 2 (0.28%) Rancher
10 2 (0.28%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 60 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.67%) Oracle
3 28 (3.96%) Adobe
4 17 (2.40%) Zend
5 13 (1.84%) Google
6 9 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.13%) SAP
8 7 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.85%) hybris
9 6 (0.85%) SaltStack
9 6 (0.85%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.57%) Progress
10 4 (0.57%) Splunk
11 3 (0.42%) BT
11 3 (0.42%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.28%) HP
12 2 (0.28%) OpenText
12 2 (0.28%) Perforce
12 2 (0.28%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.28%) VMware