The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 18 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.54% 6.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £38,314 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 36 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 80.00% 78.26% 77.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 14 37
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Cumbria

Software Engineering
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 4 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Delphi
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) ISO 9000
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) TickIT
2 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) WinForms
1 4 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Delphi
2 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9000
1 4 (50.00%) TickIT
1 4 (50.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) DevExpress