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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
North West / Lancashire
Rank 52 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.42% 0.57% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 0.67% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 11
Median salary £32,500 £30,450 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.73% -28.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £30,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,380 £30,450 £50,000
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 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
439 300 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.51% 85.23% 88.43%
Number of salaries quoted 397 248 370
Median salary £37,500 £35,625 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 17 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 - 6 £23,496 -
Chorley - 4 - -
Blackpool 0 2 £53,380 +75.30%
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 16 (41.03%) Degree
4 15 (38.46%) HTML
4 15 (38.46%) CSS
5 13 (33.33%) C#
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.64%) jQuery
7 10 (25.64%) Node.js
7 10 (25.64%) Java
7 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) SDLC
8 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
8 7 (17.95%) PHP
8 7 (17.95%) Advertising
8 7 (17.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
10 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.82%) Open Source
10 5 (12.82%) QA
10 5 (12.82%) Load Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
10 5 (12.82%) VB
10 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
10 5 (12.82%) MySQL
10 5 (12.82%) OOP
10 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
11 4 (10.26%) SNMP
11 4 (10.26%) IBM

Software Engineering
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:

Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (17.95%) Advertising
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Software Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (12.82%) QA Leader
7 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Graduate
8 3 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (7.69%) HTML Developer
8 3 (7.69%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Programmer
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) CSS
1 15 (38.46%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) jQuery
2 10 (25.64%) Node.js
3 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.26%) XML
5 3 (7.69%) Spine.js
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.13%) OLE
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) SOAP
7 1 (2.56%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) e-Health
4 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
1 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) SDLC
3 7 (17.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.82%) Load Testing
4 5 (12.82%) OOP
4 5 (12.82%) Open Source
4 5 (12.82%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.26%) Structured Programming
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Web Design
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Data Management
7 2 (5.13%) Logistics
7 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.13%) MVC
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) C#
4 10 (25.64%) Java
5 7 (17.95%) PHP
6 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.82%) VB
7 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
8 4 (10.26%) Python
9 3 (7.69%) C
10 2 (5.13%) Delphi
10 2 (5.13%) Pascal
11 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (10.26%) Nagios
1 4 (10.26%) OpenView
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) BMC
1 4 (10.26%) CA
1 4 (10.26%) Compuware
1 4 (10.26%) Dynatrace
1 4 (10.26%) HP
1 4 (10.26%) IBM
1 4 (10.26%) Nimsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
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