The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 26 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.25% 3.47% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 3.97% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 17
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Software Engineering
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 151 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.90% 87.28% 77.74%
Number of salaries quoted 143 109 146
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 Chester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Chester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Chester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Chester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) Java
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 9 (34.62%) Spring
7 8 (30.77%) JUnit
7 8 (30.77%) JDBC
7 8 (30.77%) Degree
7 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) Struts
8 7 (26.92%) HND
8 7 (26.92%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) XML
10 5 (19.23%) JSP
10 5 (19.23%) C++
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) JSON
11 4 (15.38%) JIRA
11 4 (15.38%) Java EE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.54%) MS Access
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) Ant
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 4 (15.38%) Jasmine
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 4 (15.38%) Mockito
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) jQuery
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) Spring
4 8 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 8 (30.77%) JDBC
5 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
5 7 (26.92%) REST
5 7 (26.92%) SOAP
5 7 (26.92%) Struts
6 5 (19.23%) JSON
6 5 (19.23%) JSP
6 5 (19.23%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) Java EE
7 4 (15.38%) JPA
7 4 (15.38%) Spring Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Spring MVC
7 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) BDD
3 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.85%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 4 (15.38%) VC++
7 3 (11.54%) VBA
8 1 (3.85%) Delphi
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 7 (26.92%) HND
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
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