Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 690 760 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.15% 7.00% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 7.81% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 607 709 668
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £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 8,726 9,736 11,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.42% 89.71% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7,402 8,221 9,198
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +6 466 £50,000 +11.11% 86
South Yorkshire +3 113 £44,000 +3.53% 41
North Yorkshire -1 101 £45,000 +8.43% 37
East Yorkshire -4 5 £33,000 +10.00% 7
Humberside - 4 - -
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 419 (60.72%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (45.51%) Java
3 283 (41.01%) C#
4 262 (37.97%) SQL
5 242 (35.07%) JavaScript
6 236 (34.20%) .NET
7 170 (24.64%) Scrum
8 166 (24.06%) HTML
9 153 (22.17%) CSS
10 140 (20.29%) OO
11 138 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 137 (19.86%) MVC
13 136 (19.71%) TDD
14 131 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
15 123 (17.83%) PHP
16 114 (16.52%) SQL Server
16 114 (16.52%) jQuery
17 110 (15.94%) Web Services
18 107 (15.51%) Git (software)
19 106 (15.36%) Test Automation
20 98 (14.20%) C++
21 96 (13.91%) React
22 92 (13.33%) Python
23 91 (13.19%) Node.js
23 91 (13.19%) AngularJS
23 91 (13.19%) DevOps
24 88 (12.75%) SDLC
25 86 (12.46%) WCF
26 83 (12.03%) Finance
27 81 (11.74%) WPF

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 (5.51%) Tomcat
2 32 (4.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 25 (3.62%) CMS
4 24 (3.48%) IIS
4 24 (3.48%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.01%) Jetty
6 6 (0.87%) Apache
6 6 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.58%) Confluence
7 4 (0.58%) JBoss
7 4 (0.58%) nginx
7 4 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.43%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (0.43%) Drupal
8 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.43%) Mule ESB
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.14%) InVision
1 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.58%) Magento
3 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.90%) GitHub
3 18 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.16%) Force.com
4 8 (1.16%) Office 365
5 7 (1.01%) G Suite
5 7 (1.01%) Slack
6 6 (0.87%) IaaS
7 4 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) SaaS
9 1 (0.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.74%) Internet
2 7 (1.01%) Broadband
3 6 (0.87%) HTTP
4 4 (0.58%) SMS
5 3 (0.43%) Wireless
6 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.14%) AMQP
7 1 (0.14%) RS-232
7 1 (0.14%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 56 (8.12%) MySQL
3 48 (6.96%) NoSQL
4 34 (4.93%) MongoDB
5 21 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (2.32%) Redis
6 16 (2.32%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.88%) Hadoop
8 11 (1.59%) Big Data
9 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.87%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.72%) Riak
14 4 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.43%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.43%) Ingres
16 2 (0.29%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 107 (15.51%) Git (software)
2 62 (8.99%) Subversion
3 61 (8.84%) Visual Studio
4 55 (7.97%) Jenkins
5 52 (7.54%) Cucumber
6 36 (5.22%) Mercurial
6 36 (5.22%) Selenium
7 29 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 29 (4.20%) JIRA
7 29 (4.20%) MSTest
7 29 (4.20%) NUnit
8 24 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (2.46%) Eclipse
10 15 (2.17%) Android Studio
10 15 (2.17%) Appium
11 14 (2.03%) SpecFlow
11 14 (2.03%) WebDriver
12 13 (1.88%) Buildbot
12 13 (1.88%) Ranorex
13 11 (1.59%) PHPUnit
General
1 83 (12.03%) Finance
2 29 (4.20%) Electronics
2 29 (4.20%) Games
3 20 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.17%) Retail
5 9 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 7 (1.01%) Automotive
7 6 (0.87%) Legal
7 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.72%) Marketing
8 5 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.43%) Advertising
9 3 (0.43%) Banking
10 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 295 (42.75%) Developer
2 271 (39.28%) Software Engineer
3 103 (14.93%) Senior Software Engineer
4 101 (14.64%) C# Developer
4 101 (14.64%) Java Engineer
5 92 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 90 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 84 (12.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 83 (12.03%) Software Developer
9 56 (8.12%) Principal Engineer
9 56 (8.12%) Senior Developer
10 55 (7.97%) Java Developer
11 48 (6.96%) C# Software Engineer
12 43 (6.23%) Senior Java Engineer
12 43 (6.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 41 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
14 38 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 38 (5.51%) Senior Software Developer
15 37 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
15 37 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (34.20%) .NET
2 166 (24.06%) HTML
3 153 (22.17%) CSS
4 138 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 114 (16.52%) jQuery
6 110 (15.94%) Web Services
7 96 (13.91%) React
8 91 (13.19%) AngularJS
8 91 (13.19%) Node.js
9 86 (12.46%) WCF
10 81 (11.74%) WPF
11 74 (10.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 70 (10.14%) RESTful
13 62 (8.99%) SOAP
14 58 (8.41%) J2EE
15 55 (7.97%) Spring
16 54 (7.83%) XML
17 52 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (6.38%) .NET Framework
19 42 (6.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (6.52%) User Experience
3 40 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.19%) Algorithms
6 20 (2.90%) Data Structures
7 18 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.17%) Digital TV
9 13 (1.88%) Video\Live Streaming
10 11 (1.59%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.01%) NHS
12 5 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.72%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
13 4 (0.58%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.58%) Xbox
14 3 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.43%) Fintech
15 2 (0.29%) Digital Media
15 2 (0.29%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 74 (10.72%) Linux
2 48 (6.96%) Android
3 32 (4.64%) Windows
4 31 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 6 (0.87%) Unix
7 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) CentOS
8 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (60.72%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (24.64%) Scrum
3 140 (20.29%) OO
4 137 (19.86%) MVC
5 136 (19.71%) TDD
6 131 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
7 106 (15.36%) Test Automation
8 91 (13.19%) DevOps
9 88 (12.75%) SDLC
10 76 (11.01%) Mentoring
11 71 (10.29%) Web Development
12 70 (10.14%) Pair Programming
13 69 (10.00%) Unit Testing
14 61 (8.84%) BDD
15 56 (8.12%) Front End Development
16 55 (7.97%) Kanban
16 55 (7.97%) Waterfall
17 53 (7.68%) E-Commerce
18 51 (7.39%) DSDM
18 51 (7.39%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 314 (45.51%) Java
2 283 (41.01%) C#
3 262 (37.97%) SQL
4 242 (35.07%) JavaScript
5 123 (17.83%) PHP
6 98 (14.20%) C++
7 92 (13.33%) Python
8 55 (7.97%) T-SQL
9 50 (7.25%) Ruby
10 33 (4.78%) C
11 28 (4.06%) PL/SQL
11 28 (4.06%) Scala
12 16 (2.32%) Kotlin
13 12 (1.74%) Apex Code
14 11 (1.59%) Java 9
15 10 (1.45%) VB
16 9 (1.30%) Go
17 7 (1.01%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.87%) Embedded C
18 6 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (9.28%) Degree
2 20 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.30%) ISEB
4 6 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.29%) PhD
6 2 (0.29%) PMP
7 1 (0.14%) CISA
7 1 (0.14%) CISM
7 1 (0.14%) CISSP
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) MISRA
3 1 (0.14%) COBIT
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 71 (10.29%) Docker
2 3 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (7.97%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (5.36%) Puppet
3 29 (4.20%) Ansible
4 11 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 8 (1.16%) Packer
6 6 (0.87%) rkt
6 6 (0.87%) Terraform
7 5 (0.72%) Salt
8 3 (0.43%) Graphite
9 2 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.29%) Mesos
9 2 (0.29%) Rancher
9 2 (0.29%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 58 (8.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (4.78%) Adobe
3 22 (3.19%) Oracle
4 15 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.03%) Zend
6 12 (1.74%) Google
7 7 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.72%) SaltStack
8 5 (0.72%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.58%) Capita
9 4 (0.58%) Perforce
9 4 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.58%) SAP
9 4 (0.58%) Splunk
10 3 (0.43%) Apple
10 3 (0.43%) BT
11 2 (0.29%) HP
11 2 (0.29%) OpenText
11 2 (0.29%) Progress
11 2 (0.29%) VMware