The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Altrincham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 20 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 5.56% 5.52% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 5.67% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +134.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 141 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 94.44% 97.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 134 97
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% +6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Manchester

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Altrincham region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Altrincham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) OO
3 9 (69.23%) OOD
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) WinForms
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 9 (69.23%) WPF
3 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
6 3 (23.08%) Servlets
6 3 (23.08%) Struts
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (23.08%) JBoss
6 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) JSF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) WinForms
1 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
1 9 (69.23%) WPF
2 3 (23.08%) Servlets
2 3 (23.08%) Struts
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) JSF
2 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
2 3 (23.08%) OC4J
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) OOD
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
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