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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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1,000 670 482
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.91% 11.49% 11.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.82% 12.22% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 597 522 421
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,563 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

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 7,235 5,484 3,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.44% 94.07% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4,405 4,317 3,219
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +9.41%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +5 687 £55,000 - 69
South Yorkshire +3 199 £52,500 -4.55% 23
North Yorkshire +5 93 £52,500 +10.53% 6
East Yorkshire -13 10 £45,500 +1.11% 2
Software Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 647 (64.70%) Agile
2 401 (40.10%) JavaScript
3 397 (39.70%) AWS
4 386 (38.60%) Java
5 296 (29.60%) .NET
6 283 (28.30%) Azure
7 282 (28.20%) React
8 278 (27.80%) Docker
9 243 (24.30%) Degree
10 232 (23.20%) C#
11 227 (22.70%) Python
12 221 (22.10%) DevOps
13 196 (19.60%) Finance
13 196 (19.60%) TDD
14 191 (19.10%) Kubernetes
15 190 (19.00%) SQL
16 186 (18.60%) Scrum
16 186 (18.60%) AngularJS
17 178 (17.80%) Social Skills
17 178 (17.80%) CI/CD
18 173 (17.30%) Test Automation
19 170 (17.00%) Full Stack Development
20 169 (16.90%) Computer Science
21 157 (15.70%) Git (software)
22 147 (14.70%) HTML
23 140 (14.00%) CSS
24 139 (13.90%) Games
24 139 (13.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
24 139 (13.90%) .NET Core
25 134 (13.40%) TypeScript

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 (3.40%) Confluence
2 32 (3.20%) CMS
3 20 (2.00%) Headless CMS
3 20 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 19 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
5 18 (1.80%) WordPress
6 12 (1.20%) JBoss
6 12 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.80%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.50%) CICS
10 4 (0.40%) Apache
10 4 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.10%) OpenZeppelin
12 1 (0.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.40%) Sketch
4 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 397 (39.70%) AWS
2 283 (28.30%) Azure
3 115 (11.50%) GCP
4 84 (8.40%) SaaS
5 70 (7.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 66 (6.60%) Serverless
7 46 (4.60%) GitHub
8 45 (4.50%) AWS Lambda
9 38 (3.80%) Azure DevOps
10 35 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
10 35 (3.50%) Amazon S3
11 30 (3.00%) Amazon SQS
12 20 (2.00%) Amplience
12 20 (2.00%) OpenShift
13 19 (1.90%) GitHub Actions
14 18 (1.80%) Heroku
15 17 (1.70%) Amazon ECS
16 14 (1.40%) Amazon Kinesis
17 13 (1.30%) AWS Fargate
17 13 (1.30%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 77 (7.70%) Broadband
2 26 (2.60%) DNS
3 8 (0.80%) HTTP
3 8 (0.80%) MQTT
3 8 (0.80%) SSL
4 7 (0.70%) Internet
5 4 (0.40%) DVB
5 4 (0.40%) SNMP
6 3 (0.30%) DKIM
6 3 (0.30%) DMARC
6 3 (0.30%) Firewall
7 2 (0.20%) ATM
7 2 (0.20%) DLNA
7 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.20%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.20%) UPnP
7 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.10%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.70%) MySQL
2 63 (6.30%) NoSQL
3 45 (4.50%) SQL Server
4 44 (4.40%) DynamoDB
5 34 (3.40%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (1.70%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.50%) Metadata
8 15 (1.50%) Redis
9 13 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.20%) Big Data
11 10 (1.00%) Amazon Aurora
12 8 (0.80%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.50%) DB2
15 2 (0.20%) Data Lake
16 1 (0.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 157 (15.70%) Git (software)
2 81 (8.10%) JIRA
3 75 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 46 (4.60%) Subversion
5 36 (3.60%) Postman
6 29 (2.90%) Selenium
7 22 (2.20%) Cypress.io
8 21 (2.10%) Mercurial
9 19 (1.90%) FitNesse
9 19 (1.90%) TestCafe
10 17 (1.70%) webpack
11 15 (1.50%) GitLab
12 12 (1.20%) SonarQube
13 11 (1.10%) CircleCI
13 11 (1.10%) GoogleTest
14 10 (1.00%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.90%) Bitbucket
16 8 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
16 8 (0.80%) SoapUI
16 8 (0.80%) TestRail
General
1 196 (19.60%) Finance
2 178 (17.80%) Social Skills
3 139 (13.90%) Games
3 139 (13.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 69 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (6.30%) Public Sector
6 50 (5.00%) Retail
7 43 (4.30%) Banking
8 41 (4.10%) Marketing
9 15 (1.50%) Tech for Good
10 11 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.90%) Influencing Skills
11 9 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.80%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.50%) Local Government
13 5 (0.50%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.40%) Back Office
14 4 (0.40%) Electronics
15 3 (0.30%) Automotive
15 3 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 391 (39.10%) Software Engineer
2 348 (34.80%) Developer
3 88 (8.80%) Graduate
4 85 (8.50%) Senior Developer
5 81 (8.10%) Senior Software Engineer
6 75 (7.50%) Java Engineer
6 75 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 68 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
8 65 (6.50%) C# Developer
9 49 (4.90%) Java Developer
10 46 (4.60%) .NET Developer
11 43 (4.30%) Technical Leader
12 42 (4.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 39 (3.90%) JavaScript Engineer
14 33 (3.30%) Software Developer
14 33 (3.30%) Tester
15 30 (3.00%) PHP Developer
16 29 (2.90%) Principal Engineer
17 28 (2.80%) Cloud Engineer
17 28 (2.80%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (29.60%) .NET
2 282 (28.20%) React
3 186 (18.60%) AngularJS
4 147 (14.70%) HTML
5 140 (14.00%) CSS
6 139 (13.90%) .NET Core
7 129 (12.90%) Node.js
8 122 (12.20%) Vue.js
9 80 (8.00%) GraphQL
10 68 (6.80%) .NET Framework
11 65 (6.50%) Spring
12 61 (6.10%) Sass
13 54 (5.40%) RESTful
14 48 (4.80%) Spring Boot
15 47 (4.70%) REST
16 40 (4.00%) ASP.NET
17 39 (3.90%) HTML5
18 30 (3.00%) Kafka
18 30 (3.00%) Web Services
19 28 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.40%) Mobile App
2 85 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
3 69 (6.90%) Cyberattack
4 57 (5.70%) Cyber Defence
4 57 (5.70%) Video\Live Streaming
5 52 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
6 51 (5.10%) Social Media
6 51 (5.10%) User Experience
7 40 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 36 (3.60%) Virtual Team
9 35 (3.50%) Data Structures
10 33 (3.30%) Cloud Native
11 21 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
12 20 (2.00%) Hackathon
12 20 (2.00%) NHS
12 20 (2.00%) Tandem
13 15 (1.50%) Data Centre
14 14 (1.40%) Cybercrime
14 14 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
15 13 (1.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 114 (11.40%) Linux
2 71 (7.10%) Android
3 59 (5.90%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.10%) Windows
5 10 (1.00%) Unix
6 5 (0.50%) zOS
7 2 (0.20%) CentOS
7 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (64.70%) Agile
2 221 (22.10%) DevOps
3 196 (19.60%) TDD
4 186 (18.60%) Scrum
5 178 (17.80%) CI/CD
6 173 (17.30%) Test Automation
7 170 (17.00%) Full Stack Development
8 169 (16.90%) Computer Science
9 129 (12.90%) Microservices
10 118 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
11 111 (11.10%) Problem-Solving
12 102 (10.20%) Infrastructure as Code
13 101 (10.10%) Mentoring
14 99 (9.90%) OO
15 96 (9.60%) Continuous Delivery
16 95 (9.50%) Artificial Intelligence
17 87 (8.70%) Unit Testing
18 69 (6.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
18 69 (6.90%) SOLID
18 69 (6.90%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 401 (40.10%) JavaScript
2 386 (38.60%) Java
3 232 (23.20%) C#
4 227 (22.70%) Python
5 190 (19.00%) SQL
6 134 (13.40%) TypeScript
7 127 (12.70%) Go
8 99 (9.90%) C++
9 95 (9.50%) Kotlin
10 92 (9.20%) PHP
11 57 (5.70%) Apple Swift
12 54 (5.40%) Scala
13 48 (4.80%) T-SQL
14 44 (4.40%) Ruby
15 39 (3.90%) C
16 26 (2.60%) ES6
17 19 (1.90%) Bash
18 18 (1.80%) Elm
19 15 (1.50%) Shell Script
20 14 (1.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 243 (24.30%) Degree
2 90 (9.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 38 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.90%) Master's Degree
6 8 (0.80%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.40%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.10%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.10%) CISA
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CISM
8 1 (0.10%) CISSP
8 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.40%) QA
2 64 (6.40%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.20%) WAI
4 4 (0.40%) WCAG
5 3 (0.30%) IEC 62304
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.10%) NIST
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 278 (27.80%) Docker
2 3 (0.30%) Firmware
3 1 (0.10%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 191 (19.10%) Kubernetes
2 69 (6.90%) Terraform
3 21 (2.10%) Ansible
4 13 (1.30%) Grafana
5 10 (1.00%) Puppet
6 9 (0.90%) Kibana
7 5 (0.50%) CA Endevor
7 5 (0.50%) MAINVIEW
8 3 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
9 2 (0.20%) Marathon
9 2 (0.20%) Mesos
10 1 (0.10%) Istio
10 1 (0.10%) Rancher
10 1 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (3.70%) Google
2 35 (3.50%) Microsoft
3 18 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (1.70%) Xamarin
5 15 (1.50%) Oracle
6 14 (1.40%) Atlassian
7 13 (1.30%) ANSYS
7 13 (1.30%) Bloomberg
7 13 (1.30%) New Relic
8 9 (0.90%) IBM
8 9 (0.90%) Sitecore
9 6 (0.60%) Adobe
9 6 (0.60%) SAP
10 5 (0.50%) BMC
10 5 (0.50%) Twitter
11 4 (0.40%) NEC
12 3 (0.30%) Cadence
13 2 (0.20%) Foundry
13 2 (0.20%) Palantir
13 2 (0.20%) Zend