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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 50 56 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +32
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.63% 4.17% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 4.93% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 35
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
North West

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
955 1216 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.04% 84.44% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1077 1498
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
Chester +6 13 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Crewe - 13 £37,000 - 3
Warrington +8 8 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Knutsford +8 6 £60,000 +71.42%
Macclesfield - 3 £30,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 2 £60,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 £55,000 -
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 48 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.09%) C#
3 46 (50.00%) .NET
4 39 (42.39%) MVC
4 39 (42.39%) ASP.NET
5 38 (41.30%) SQL
6 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
6 37 (40.22%) TDD
7 28 (30.43%) Degree
7 28 (30.43%) Java
8 27 (29.35%) CSS
8 27 (29.35%) Finance
9 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
9 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
10 24 (26.09%) Scrum
11 22 (23.91%) HTML
11 22 (23.91%) Entity Framework
12 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
14 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
15 18 (19.57%) AngularJS
16 17 (18.48%) XML
17 16 (17.39%) JSON
17 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
17 16 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (16.30%) Web Services
19 14 (15.22%) jQuery
19 14 (15.22%) SDLC
19 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (13.04%) CMS
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) JBoss
4 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.17%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.17%) nginx
6 1 (1.09%) CICS
6 1 (1.09%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.09%) Confluence
6 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (14.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.09%) GPRS
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.17%) DB2
6 2 (2.17%) MySQL
6 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.09%) IMS/DB
7 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.61%) Subversion
5 5 (5.43%) NUnit
5 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.35%) Gradle
6 4 (4.35%) JIRA
6 4 (4.35%) Moq
7 3 (3.26%) Ant
7 3 (3.26%) Maven
7 3 (3.26%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (2.17%) JUnit
8 2 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (2.17%) Protractor
9 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.09%) Selenium
9 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Advertising
3 4 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.26%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.26%) Avionics
4 3 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.09%) Automotive
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Software Engineer
2 41 (44.57%) Developer
3 20 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 19 (20.65%) .NET Software Engineer
5 16 (17.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 16 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 16 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 13 (14.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
8 11 (11.96%) C# Developer
8 11 (11.96%) Java Developer
9 10 (10.87%) Senior Software Developer
10 9 (9.78%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 8 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (8.70%) Java Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (8.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 7 (7.61%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.00%) .NET
2 39 (42.39%) ASP.NET
3 27 (29.35%) CSS
4 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
5 22 (23.91%) Entity Framework
5 22 (23.91%) HTML
6 21 (22.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (19.57%) AngularJS
9 17 (18.48%) XML
10 16 (17.39%) JSON
11 15 (16.30%) Web Services
12 14 (15.22%) jQuery
13 13 (14.13%) WPF
14 12 (13.04%) RESTful
14 12 (13.04%) Spring
15 10 (10.87%) WCF
16 8 (8.70%) REST
16 8 (8.70%) SOAP
17 7 (7.61%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.13%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.61%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.61%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.43%) User Experience
6 4 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.17%) Animation
7 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
7 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.17%) iPad
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.17%) Physics
7 2 (2.17%) Robotics
8 1 (1.09%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.09%) Fintech
8 1 (1.09%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Android
2 6 (6.52%) Unix
3 5 (5.43%) Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.35%) Windows
5 3 (3.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (42.39%) MVC
3 37 (40.22%) TDD
4 24 (26.09%) Scrum
5 14 (15.22%) SDLC
6 13 (14.13%) BDD
7 12 (13.04%) Web Development
8 10 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (9.78%) OO
10 8 (8.70%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.52%) UML
11 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.43%) MVVM
12 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.43%) SSADM
12 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.35%) OOD
13 4 (4.35%) OOP
13 4 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.09%) C#
2 38 (41.30%) SQL
3 37 (40.22%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.43%) Java
5 13 (14.13%) C++
6 8 (8.70%) C
6 8 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.70%) Python
7 5 (5.43%) Perl
8 4 (4.35%) PHP
8 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) VB
9 3 (3.26%) ANSI C
10 2 (2.17%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.09%) COBOL
11 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) HND
2 4 (4.35%) PhD
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) DO-178B
2 3 (3.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.17%) hybris
4 2 (2.17%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.09%) IBM
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Sun
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