The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 35 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.94% 1.20% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 1.82% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £28,500 £34,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% -2.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 110 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 76.77% 65.87% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 100 102 111
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Manchester

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bolton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bolton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) LINQ
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) LINQ
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago