The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - 1.75% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 90.67% 100.00% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 49
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cumbria

Software Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) DevExpress
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Delphi
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TickIT
3 3 (42.86%) ISO 9000
3 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
3 3 (42.86%) C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) WinForms
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) Delphi
2 3 (42.86%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9000
1 3 (42.86%) TickIT
1 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) DevExpress