The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 216 233 247
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 30 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.38% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 8
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5738 6361 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.85% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4803 5184 5540
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Manchester +1 17 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Cheshire +43 13 £47,500 +6.74% 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Senior 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 North West region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (53.70%) C#
4 26 (48.15%) MVC
5 25 (46.30%) .NET
6 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
7 22 (40.74%) SQL
8 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
8 20 (37.04%) Java
8 20 (37.04%) TDD
9 18 (33.33%) CSS
10 17 (31.48%) WPF
10 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (31.48%) AngularJS
11 15 (27.78%) OO
12 14 (25.93%) Web Services
12 14 (25.93%) JSON
13 13 (24.07%) jQuery
13 13 (24.07%) HTML
14 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
14 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
14 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
15 11 (20.37%) Scrum
15 11 (20.37%) Windows
16 10 (18.52%) C++
16 10 (18.52%) REST

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) nginx
2 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.70%) Confluence
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.41%) GitHub
4 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) HTTP
1 8 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.26%) Maven
3 5 (9.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.41%) Grunt
4 4 (7.41%) JUnit
4 4 (7.41%) RSpec
4 4 (7.41%) Selenium
4 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
6 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.70%) JMeter
6 2 (3.70%) Mockito
6 2 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 18 (33.33%) CSS
4 17 (31.48%) AngularJS
4 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (31.48%) WPF
5 14 (25.93%) JSON
5 14 (25.93%) Web Services
6 13 (24.07%) HTML
6 13 (24.07%) jQuery
7 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (20.37%) Entity Framework
9 10 (18.52%) REST
10 9 (16.67%) WCF
11 7 (12.96%) WinForms
12 6 (11.11%) Java EE
12 6 (11.11%) RESTful
13 5 (9.26%) HTML5
13 5 (9.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.81%) N-Tier
2 7 (12.96%) User Experience
3 6 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.41%) BBC
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (3.70%) Animation
6 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.70%) iPad
6 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) Physics
7 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.85%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (48.15%) MVC
4 20 (37.04%) TDD
5 15 (27.78%) OO
6 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (20.37%) Scrum
7 10 (18.52%) DevOps
8 9 (16.67%) BDD
9 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.81%) Open Source
10 7 (12.96%) Multithreading
10 7 (12.96%) SOA
11 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
11 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (7.41%) OOP
11 4 (7.41%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) C#
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 20 (37.04%) Java
5 10 (18.52%) C++
6 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 4 (7.41%) Python
7 4 (7.41%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.56%) Ruby
8 3 (5.56%) Scala
8 3 (5.56%) VC++
9 2 (3.70%) C
10 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.85%) ES6
10 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Ansible
1 4 (7.41%) HAProxy
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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