The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheadle 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 15 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 9.62% 1.49% 16.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.62% 1.49% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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 Cheadle 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
Cheadle
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheadle 100.00% 100.00% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 33
Average salary £37,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.46% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
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 Cheadle

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheadle

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheadle

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cheadle

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheadle

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) WCF
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) Change Control
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Communications Security
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) LINQ
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Military
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Ninject
6 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (18.18%) FxCop
6 2 (18.18%) StyleCop
6 2 (18.18%) Moq
6 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheadle by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheadle 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) FxCop
2 2 (18.18%) StyleCop
2 2 (18.18%) Moq
2 2 (18.18%) Gerrit
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Military
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (18.18%) LINQ
3 2 (18.18%) Ninject
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Communications Security
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (18.18%) CMMI
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Wonderware
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss