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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Engineer
Rank - 116 114
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.29% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 13
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
1636 1611 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.40% 95.04% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1186 1399
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 £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,999 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
Crewe, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 8% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago