The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 98 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £42,500 -
Warrington - 1 £38,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) MVVM
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) WinForms
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) NHS
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) SOLID
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (10.00%) Ember.js

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) MVVM
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) SOLID
6 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Symbian
Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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