The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 24 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 0.92% 7.69% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 8.09% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 4
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -13.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 136 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 94.50% 95.10% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 95 126 76
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft