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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - - 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
54 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 94.74% 91.43% 81.13%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 32
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,700 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft