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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 36 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.26% 1.78% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 2.20% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 11
Median salary £42,375 £29,725 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.55% -32.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,380 £30,975 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
466 364 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.59% 81.07% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 425 279 387
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,500
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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 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 0 7 £53,380 +75.30%
Preston - 7 £36,125 -
Chorley +5 5 - -
Blackburn 0 2 £45,000 +42.85%
Lancaster - 2 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
North West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 18 (41.86%) CSS
3 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) Degree
4 15 (34.88%) C#
5 13 (30.23%) .NET
6 12 (27.91%) jQuery
6 12 (27.91%) Node.js
7 11 (25.58%) SDLC
7 11 (25.58%) Java
8 9 (20.93%) Advertising
9 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
9 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.28%) VB
10 7 (16.28%) OO
11 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
11 6 (13.95%) QA
11 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.95%) PHP
11 6 (13.95%) Open Source
11 6 (13.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
12 5 (11.63%) MySQL
12 5 (11.63%) Python
12 5 (11.63%) OOP
12 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
12 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
12 5 (11.63%) Load Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Maven
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Gradle
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Advertising
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Software Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Software Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) QA Leader
7 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Principal Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Principal Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) CSS
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 13 (30.23%) .NET
4 12 (27.91%) jQuery
4 12 (27.91%) Node.js
5 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (9.30%) XML
7 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.65%) HTML5
8 2 (4.65%) OLE
8 2 (4.65%) Spine.js
8 2 (4.65%) Spring
8 2 (4.65%) WCF
8 2 (4.65%) Web Services
9 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) e-Health
4 2 (4.65%) Blog
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Unix
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) SDLC
3 7 (16.28%) OO
4 6 (13.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 6 (13.95%) Open Source
5 5 (11.63%) Load Testing
5 5 (11.63%) OOP
5 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.30%) MVC
6 4 (9.30%) Structured Programming
6 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Web Development
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) TDD
7 3 (6.98%) Web Design
8 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Logistics
8 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
8 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 11 (25.58%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) VB
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.63%) Python
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.98%) VB6
9 2 (4.65%) C
9 2 (4.65%) Delphi
9 2 (4.65%) Pascal
10 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (9.30%) Nagios
1 4 (9.30%) OpenView
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) BMC
2 4 (9.30%) CA
2 4 (9.30%) Compuware
2 4 (9.30%) Dynatrace
2 4 (9.30%) HP
2 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) Nimsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.33%) Progress
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com