The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 57 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.61% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £23,496 £30,450 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.83% -
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 Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
480 326 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.17% 92.61% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 432 274 427
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 3 £23,496 -
Software Engineer
North West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (41.67%) OOP
7 4 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (33.33%) MySQL
7 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (25.00%) Android
8 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (25.00%) Spine.js
8 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 3 (25.00%) Xamarin
8 3 (25.00%) SDLC
8 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
8 3 (25.00%) C
8 3 (25.00%) Web Design

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Xamarin