The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - 20 34
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 10.39% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.43% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 5
Average salary - £49,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 140 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 74.03% 90.91% 84.56%
Number of salaries quoted 54 121 119
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) OOP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) CMS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET