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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.72% 7.94% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 9.93% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 4
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £40,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
130 151 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.25% 79.89% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 103 137 182
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £65,000 £62,500
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
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 2 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Chester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Chester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Spring
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) REST
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) SOAP
5 7 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
8 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
8 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) RESTful
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) JPA
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) HND
8 4 (19.05%) Advertising
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (14.29%) C
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET

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 (9.52%) GlassFish
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) GPRS
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (9.52%) Protractor
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Product Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Product Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Spring
2 7 (33.33%) REST
2 7 (33.33%) SOAP
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Camel
3 4 (19.05%) JPA
3 4 (19.05%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (14.29%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) JSTL
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware
5 2 (9.52%) React
5 2 (9.52%) Struts
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) CAN bus
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Fintech
4 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.76%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) RAD
6 2 (9.52%) RUP
6 2 (9.52%) SSADM
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C
4 3 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (9.52%) hybris
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