The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 87 119 132
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 11 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.93% 0.42% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.44% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Median salary £46,250 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% -4.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Senior Software Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1153 1609 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.71% 97.16% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1371 1527
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +21 7 £45,000 -
Crewe - 3 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) C#
4 14 (77.78%) .NET
5 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
6 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (66.67%) MVC
6 12 (66.67%) WPF
7 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (61.11%) TDD
8 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
8 10 (55.56%) jQuery
8 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
9 9 (50.00%) JSON
9 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
10 8 (44.44%) WCF
10 8 (44.44%) CSS
10 8 (44.44%) BDD
10 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
10 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (38.89%) Finance
11 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (27.78%) SQL

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
5 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) Gradle
5 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) WPF
4 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
5 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (50.00%) JSON
6 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 8 (44.44%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 3 (16.67%) JPA
8 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (16.67%) Spring
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (16.67%) WinForms
9 1 (5.56%) Java EE
9 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Algorithms
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) MVVM
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source Development
8 1 (5.56%) Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) ES6
7 1 (5.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle