Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 23 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 769 753 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.14% 7.85% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.97% 8.50% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 627 641 607
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,303 £61,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +10.00%

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 7,713 8,858 10,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.68% 92.36% 91.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6,293 7,433 8,540
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 £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +5 475 £45,000 -10.00% 85
North Yorkshire +7 161 £45,000 - 25
South Yorkshire -2 118 £45,000 +5.88% 44
East Yorkshire -3 16 £37,000 +5.71% 7
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 410 (53.32%) C#
2 402 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 360 (46.81%) .NET
4 339 (44.08%) SQL
5 300 (39.01%) TDD
6 262 (34.07%) Java
7 251 (32.64%) ASP.NET
8 244 (31.73%) MVC
9 211 (27.44%) BDD
10 202 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 199 (25.88%) DevOps
12 192 (24.97%) Microsoft
13 184 (23.93%) Continuous Integration
14 176 (22.89%) HTML
15 174 (22.63%) CSS
16 172 (22.37%) Enterprise Software
17 171 (22.24%) Greenfield Project
18 166 (21.59%) Pair Programming
19 155 (20.16%) Test Automation
20 141 (18.34%) Git (software)
21 134 (17.43%) Finance
22 133 (17.30%) jQuery
23 122 (15.86%) Scrum
24 117 (15.21%) Python
25 116 (15.08%) C++
26 115 (14.95%) Jenkins
27 112 (14.56%) SQL Server
28 109 (14.17%) Microservices
29 105 (13.65%) Spring

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 52 (6.76%) Apache
2 38 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (3.77%) IIS
3 29 (3.77%) JBoss
3 29 (3.77%) nginx
4 18 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.08%) Apache Spark
6 11 (1.43%) NServiceBus
6 11 (1.43%) Umbraco
6 11 (1.43%) WordPress
7 8 (1.04%) CMS
8 7 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (0.91%) CloudStack
8 7 (0.91%) Drupal
9 6 (0.78%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.65%) Confluence
10 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.52%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.13%) HipChat
1 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Magento
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 95 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.30%) G Suite
5 10 (1.30%) Office 365
5 10 (1.30%) Slack
6 9 (1.17%) SaaS
7 8 (1.04%) FinancialForce
8 7 (0.91%) GitHub
8 7 (0.91%) IaaS
9 4 (0.52%) Serverless
10 2 (0.26%) PaaS
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.13%) npm
11 1 (0.13%) NuGet
11 1 (0.13%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.91%) HTTP
2 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.52%) DNS
3 4 (0.52%) HTTPS
3 4 (0.52%) SSL
4 3 (0.39%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.39%) SMS
5 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) DVB
6 1 (0.13%) Internet
6 1 (0.13%) RS-232
6 1 (0.13%) RS-485
6 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.45%) NoSQL
3 50 (6.50%) MongoDB
3 50 (6.50%) MySQL
4 36 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (4.42%) Redis
6 30 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 24 (3.12%) CouchDB
9 20 (2.60%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.21%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.69%) SQLite
12 12 (1.56%) Big Data
13 11 (1.43%) GIS
13 11 (1.43%) Riak
14 8 (1.04%) RavenDB
14 8 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.52%) Adabas
17 3 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 141 (18.34%) Git (software)
2 115 (14.95%) Jenkins
3 74 (9.62%) Selenium
4 49 (6.37%) Subversion
5 41 (5.33%) Cucumber
6 33 (4.29%) Mercurial
7 27 (3.51%) Visual Studio
8 24 (3.12%) SpecFlow
9 21 (2.73%) NUnit
10 18 (2.34%) WebDriver
11 17 (2.21%) JIRA
12 16 (2.08%) JMeter
12 16 (2.08%) MSTest
12 16 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.56%) JUnit
14 11 (1.43%) Ant
14 11 (1.43%) Appium
14 11 (1.43%) Gatling
14 11 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 134 (17.43%) Finance
2 35 (4.55%) Retail
3 22 (2.86%) Banking
4 19 (2.47%) Electronics
5 16 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.82%) Games
7 13 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.56%) Automotive
9 8 (1.04%) Marketing
10 5 (0.65%) Back Office
10 5 (0.65%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.52%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.52%) Legal
12 3 (0.39%) Advertising
13 2 (0.26%) Law
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 408 (53.06%) Developer
2 260 (33.81%) Software Engineer
3 190 (24.71%) C# Developer
4 121 (15.73%) .NET Developer
5 107 (13.91%) C# .NET Developer
6 76 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 74 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 74 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 73 (9.49%) Senior Developer
9 71 (9.23%) Java Engineer
10 70 (9.10%) Java Software Engineer
10 70 (9.10%) Software Developer
11 52 (6.76%) Java Developer
12 46 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
12 46 (5.98%) Senior Software Engineer
13 45 (5.85%) .NET Software Engineer
13 45 (5.85%) Senior C# Developer
14 39 (5.07%) C# Software Engineer
15 36 (4.68%) SQL Developer
16 31 (4.03%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (46.81%) .NET
2 251 (32.64%) ASP.NET
3 202 (26.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 176 (22.89%) HTML
5 174 (22.63%) CSS
6 133 (17.30%) jQuery
7 105 (13.65%) Spring
8 97 (12.61%) .NET Framework
9 86 (11.18%) React
10 83 (10.79%) AngularJS
11 70 (9.10%) Web Services
12 69 (8.97%) Spring Boot
13 68 (8.84%) Entity Framework
14 63 (8.19%) RESTful
15 61 (7.93%) Node.js
16 49 (6.37%) HTML5
17 46 (5.98%) Hibernate
17 46 (5.98%) XML
18 38 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
19 36 (4.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 172 (22.37%) Enterprise Software
2 171 (22.24%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 36 (4.68%) Fintech
5 34 (4.42%) User Experience
6 33 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 26 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.30%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.30%) Device Driver
8 10 (1.30%) Public Cloud
9 6 (0.78%) Life Science
10 5 (0.65%) Xbox
11 4 (0.52%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.39%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.26%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.26%) Digital TV
13 2 (0.26%) SCORM
13 2 (0.26%) Smart Home
13 2 (0.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.45%) Linux
2 30 (3.90%) Windows
3 20 (2.60%) Android
4 15 (1.95%) Unix
5 13 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (1.17%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.52%) CentOS
8 4 (0.52%) VMS
9 3 (0.39%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (52.28%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (39.01%) TDD
3 244 (31.73%) MVC
4 211 (27.44%) BDD
5 199 (25.88%) DevOps
6 184 (23.93%) Continuous Integration
7 166 (21.59%) Pair Programming
8 155 (20.16%) Test Automation
9 122 (15.86%) Scrum
10 109 (14.17%) Microservices
11 102 (13.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 92 (11.96%) Mentoring
13 87 (11.31%) Unit Testing
14 71 (9.23%) OO
15 53 (6.89%) Open Source
15 53 (6.89%) SDLC
16 51 (6.63%) Coaching
17 49 (6.37%) Front End Development
18 48 (6.24%) Web Development
19 44 (5.72%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 410 (53.32%) C#
2 360 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 339 (44.08%) SQL
4 262 (34.07%) Java
5 117 (15.21%) Python
6 116 (15.08%) C++
7 74 (9.62%) PHP
8 69 (8.97%) Java 8
9 56 (7.28%) C
10 54 (7.02%) Ruby
11 42 (5.46%) T-SQL
12 38 (4.94%) Java 9
13 31 (4.03%) Bash Shell
14 29 (3.77%) TypeScript
15 20 (2.60%) Korn
16 16 (2.08%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.95%) ES6
17 15 (1.95%) Objective-C
18 14 (1.82%) Apple Swift
18 14 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (9.88%) Degree
2 18 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.78%) ISEB
6 5 (0.65%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.26%) MCP
8 2 (0.26%) OCP
8 2 (0.26%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.89%) QA
2 5 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 78 (10.14%) Docker
2 7 (0.91%) LXC
3 5 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) Firmware
5 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 48 (6.24%) Ansible
2 31 (4.03%) Puppet
3 22 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 12 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.91%) Terraform
6 4 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (0.52%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.39%) PowerCLI
7 3 (0.39%) Xymon
7 3 (0.39%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.13%) Grafana
8 1 (0.13%) Kibana
8 1 (0.13%) Nagios
8 1 (0.13%) Packer
8 1 (0.13%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 192 (24.97%) Microsoft
2 74 (9.62%) Xamarin
3 47 (6.11%) Oracle
4 37 (4.81%) Google
5 11 (1.43%) Zend
6 10 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.30%) Sitecore
7 7 (0.91%) MuleSoft
7 7 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.91%) webMethods
8 6 (0.78%) Twitter
9 5 (0.65%) Adobe
9 5 (0.65%) IBM
10 4 (0.52%) VMware
11 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.26%) Citrix
13 1 (0.13%) Facebook
13 1 (0.13%) HP
13 1 (0.13%) hybris
13 1 (0.13%) SAP