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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 37 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.63% 1.22% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 1.80% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £34,250 £34,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.72% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £32,100 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £36,900 £35,950
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
115 111 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 75.66% 67.68% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 98 101 114
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 £27,900 £21,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 11 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bolton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 11 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) WPF
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (25.00%) LINQ
7 3 (25.00%) WinForms
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) User Stories
8 2 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) IIS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Moq
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) WinForms
6 3 (25.00%) WPF
6 3 (25.00%) LINQ
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (16.67%) Ajax
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (8.33%) REST
8 1 (8.33%) CSS3
8 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin
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