The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
North West / Cheshire
Rank 42 52 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.69% 4.01% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 4.74% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 36
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
879 1077 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.72% 84.67% 89.64%
Number of salaries quoted 687 939 1348
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Crewe 0 11 £40,750 +33.60%
Knutsford +12 7 £55,000 - 2
Chester -5 7 £36,500 -5.80% 1
Wilmslow - 7 £37,500 - 5
Warrington -7 5 £44,500 +27.14% 1
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 - 1
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.39%) .NET
3 38 (38.38%) Degree
4 37 (37.37%) C#
5 34 (34.34%) Java
5 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
5 34 (34.34%) Finance
6 33 (33.33%) MVC
7 32 (32.32%) TDD
8 31 (31.31%) SQL
9 30 (30.30%) HTML
10 29 (29.29%) ASP.NET
11 27 (27.27%) CSS
12 22 (22.22%) C++
12 22 (22.22%) Linux
12 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 21 (21.21%) C
13 21 (21.21%) Scrum
13 21 (21.21%) SDLC
14 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
16 18 (18.18%) XML
17 17 (17.17%) Android
17 17 (17.17%) Banking
18 16 (16.16%) .NET Framework
19 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 15 (15.15%) Web Services
19 15 (15.15%) Waterfall
19 15 (15.15%) Entity Framework
20 14 (14.14%) Oracle

Software Engineering
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 8 (8.08%) CMS
2 6 (6.06%) JBoss
2 6 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.04%) ColdFusion
4 3 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.02%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
5 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.01%) CICS
6 1 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) BASE24
1 2 (2.02%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) GPRS
2 9 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 8 (8.08%) Internet
4 6 (6.06%) Bluetooth
4 6 (6.06%) DVB
4 6 (6.06%) Ethernet
4 6 (6.06%) GSM
4 6 (6.06%) NFC
4 6 (6.06%) UMTS
4 6 (6.06%) VoIP
4 6 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (6.06%) WLAN
5 3 (3.03%) HTTP
6 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.10%) MySQL
3 8 (8.08%) DB2
3 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) IMS/DB
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.10%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (8.08%) Subversion
5 6 (6.06%) Gradle
6 4 (4.04%) Bitbucket
6 4 (4.04%) ClearCase
6 4 (4.04%) JIRA
6 4 (4.04%) NUnit
7 3 (3.03%) Moq
7 3 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.02%) JUnit
9 1 (1.01%) Mockito
9 1 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.01%) Selenium
9 1 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.01%) Xcode
General
1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 17 (17.17%) Banking
3 11 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
4 9 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 6 (6.06%) Automotive
5 6 (6.06%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.03%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.03%) Avionics
6 3 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.03%) Retail
7 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) Electronics
8 1 (1.01%) Marketing
8 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 34 (34.34%) Developer
3 16 (16.16%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Software Developer
5 11 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.08%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) Development Team Leader
11 5 (5.05%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (39.39%) .NET
2 30 (30.30%) HTML
3 29 (29.29%) ASP.NET
4 27 (27.27%) CSS
5 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (18.18%) XML
7 16 (16.16%) .NET Framework
8 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (15.15%) Entity Framework
8 15 (15.15%) Web Services
9 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
10 12 (12.12%) HTML5
11 11 (11.11%) JSON
12 9 (9.09%) Flash
12 9 (9.09%) J2EE
12 9 (9.09%) Spring
13 8 (8.08%) Hibernate
13 8 (8.08%) JSP
13 8 (8.08%) Servlets
13 8 (8.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 11 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.07%) User Experience
4 6 (6.06%) CAN bus
4 6 (6.06%) Device Driver
4 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.06%) Internet of Things
4 6 (6.06%) iPhone
4 6 (6.06%) MPEG
4 6 (6.06%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.05%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.04%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.04%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.02%) iPad
8 2 (2.02%) IVR
8 2 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.02%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Linux
2 17 (17.17%) Android
3 10 (10.10%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (10.10%) Unix
4 9 (9.09%) Windows
5 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.06%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.33%) MVC
3 32 (32.32%) TDD
4 21 (21.21%) Scrum
4 21 (21.21%) SDLC
5 15 (15.15%) Waterfall
6 14 (14.14%) OO
6 14 (14.14%) Risk Management
7 13 (13.13%) BDD
8 11 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.09%) OOD
9 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.08%) QMS
10 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Web Development
11 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.07%) Open Source
11 7 (7.07%) Project Management
12 6 (6.06%) DRM
12 6 (6.06%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.37%) C#
2 34 (34.34%) Java
2 34 (34.34%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.31%) SQL
4 22 (22.22%) C++
5 21 (21.21%) C
6 12 (12.12%) PHP
7 6 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.06%) Python
8 5 (5.05%) Perl
9 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.03%) ActionScript
10 3 (3.03%) ANSI C
10 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
11 2 (2.02%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.02%) VB
12 1 (1.01%) COBOL
12 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.01%) VC++
Qualifications
1 38 (38.38%) Degree
2 6 (6.06%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.04%) PhD
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) DO-178B
1 3 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
1 14 (14.14%) Oracle
2 6 (6.06%) Intel
2 6 (6.06%) Sun
2 6 (6.06%) Symbian
3 3 (3.03%) Chordiant
3 3 (3.03%) Teradata
3 3 (3.03%) Zend
4 2 (2.02%) Adobe
4 2 (2.02%) hybris
4 2 (2.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) Freescale
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.01%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Mobica
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Widnes
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Wilmslow, Greater Manchester
Mobica
Posted: 27 days ago
Wilmslow, Greater Manchester
Mobica Ltd
Posted: 27 days ago