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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 20 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.46% 10.24% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.26% 13.54% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 2
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
121 96 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.30% 75.59% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 81 84 159
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,000 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Chester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) GPRS
5 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Firmware
5 6 (27.27%) Internet
5 6 (27.27%) QMS
5 6 (27.27%) Telematics
5 6 (27.27%) CAN bus
5 6 (27.27%) Internet of Things
6 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) RESTful
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 4 (18.18%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) JSON

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
1 2 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
1 6 (27.27%) GPRS
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
1 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (9.09%) Protractor
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Moq
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (9.09%) Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Product Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 4 (18.18%) RESTful
1 4 (18.18%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) JSTL
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) React
3 2 (9.09%) Struts
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.55%) WinForms
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) CAN bus
1 6 (27.27%) Internet of Things
1 6 (27.27%) Telematics
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) QMS
4 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) RAD
7 2 (9.09%) RUP
7 2 (9.09%) SSADM
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Validation
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) C
2 8 (36.36%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.09%) hybris
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