The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 37 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 33 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.96% 2.15% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.99% 2.62% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 16
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,204
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 382 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.20% 82.15% 76.52%
Number of salaries quoted 393 294 344
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Lancashire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +3 10 £46,000 - 1
Blackburn - 6 £46,250 - 1
Blackpool -10 3 £37,000 -15.90%
Burnley - 3 £47,500 -
Rossendale - 2 £43,750 -
Chorley - 2 £47,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 43 (70.49%) .NET
2 42 (68.85%) C#
3 41 (67.21%) SQL
4 40 (65.57%) ASP.NET
5 38 (62.30%) MVC
6 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
8 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (31.15%) HTML
9 19 (31.15%) CSS
10 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
11 17 (27.87%) jQuery
12 14 (22.95%) Web Development
13 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
14 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
14 12 (19.67%) HTML5
14 12 (19.67%) CSS3
15 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
16 10 (16.39%) OO
16 10 (16.39%) Java
16 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
17 9 (14.75%) SDLC
17 9 (14.75%) Linux
17 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
17 9 (14.75%) B2B
17 9 (14.75%) Degree
18 8 (13.11%) WCF
18 8 (13.11%) Windows
18 8 (13.11%) SOAP
18 8 (13.11%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (8.20%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) CMS
3 3 (4.92%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) nginx
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.28%) SilverStripe
4 2 (3.28%) Node.js
4 2 (3.28%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.28%) WordPress
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.92%) JasperReports
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.92%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Ant
4 2 (3.28%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.28%) Avionics
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
1 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
1 2 (3.28%) Law
1 2 (3.28%) Military
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Billing
2 1 (1.64%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 48 (78.69%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) Software Engineer
3 26 (42.62%) C# Developer
3 26 (42.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (31.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (21.31%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (18.03%) Web Developer
7 9 (14.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.28%) J2EE Developer
11 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) .NET
2 40 (65.57%) ASP.NET
3 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
4 19 (31.15%) CSS
5 17 (27.87%) jQuery
6 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
7 12 (19.67%) HTML5
7 12 (19.67%) CSS3
8 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
9 8 (13.11%) WCF
9 8 (13.11%) SOAP
9 8 (13.11%) Web Services
9 8 (13.11%) XML
9 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (8.20%) REST
11 4 (6.56%) J2EE
11 4 (6.56%) Middleware
11 4 (6.56%) Spring
11 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.28%) CentOS
3 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) MVC
2 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Web Development
4 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.39%) OO
6 9 (14.75%) SDLC
6 9 (14.75%) B2B
7 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (9.84%) B2C
8 6 (9.84%) TDD
9 5 (8.20%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.20%) WFM
10 3 (4.92%) UML
10 3 (4.92%) OOP
10 3 (4.92%) MVVM
10 3 (4.92%) Open Source
10 3 (4.92%) Product Management
11 2 (3.28%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) C#
2 41 (67.21%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.39%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) C++
6 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) C
6 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.28%) Ada
7 2 (3.28%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) XAML
8 1 (1.64%) VB6
8 1 (1.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.28%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (3.28%) OCPJP
3 2 (3.28%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Sun
3 2 (3.28%) Zend
Blackburn, Lancashire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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