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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 48 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.67% 1.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 0
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 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
410 484 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.62% 92.02% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 387 387 411
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Blackpool - 4 £33,750 -
Blackburn +18 1 £45,000 -
Lancaster - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
North West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) OOP
5 5 (38.46%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (23.08%) User Experience
7 3 (23.08%) React
7 3 (23.08%) SMACSS
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Open Source
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Node.js
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
7 3 (23.08%) Sass
7 3 (23.08%) LESS
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) Blog
7 3 (23.08%) Django
7 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Django
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) LESS
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
3 3 (23.08%) PhoneGap
3 3 (23.08%) React
3 3 (23.08%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) Sass
3 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blog
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
1 3 (23.08%) W3C
2 1 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Cross-Platform Development
3 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) SMACSS
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) RPG
6 1 (7.69%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com