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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 208 241 251
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 42 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 10
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
6060 6537 7096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.74% 96.60% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5087 5435 5848
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 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 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
Manchester +14 31 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Cheshire +34 11 £46,250 +2.77%
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.75%) C#
4 32 (47.76%) JavaScript
4 32 (47.76%) .NET
4 32 (47.76%) MVC
5 30 (44.78%) SQL
5 30 (44.78%) Java
6 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET
7 27 (40.30%) TDD
8 25 (37.31%) CSS
9 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
10 21 (31.34%) WPF
10 21 (31.34%) AngularJS
11 20 (29.85%) Scrum
12 19 (28.36%) HTML
13 18 (26.87%) .NET Framework
14 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
14 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (23.88%) jQuery
15 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
15 16 (23.88%) OO
16 14 (20.90%) Web Services
16 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
16 14 (20.90%) JSON
16 14 (20.90%) WCF
16 14 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (19.40%) Entity Framework
17 13 (19.40%) 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 7 (10.45%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.46%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 4 (5.97%) Confluence
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.97%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.43%) MySQL
4 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (7.46%) Big Data
5 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.48%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 16 (23.88%) Jenkins
3 14 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (17.91%) Selenium
5 11 (16.42%) JUnit
6 8 (11.94%) Eclipse
6 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
7 7 (10.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (8.96%) Maven
8 6 (8.96%) NUnit
9 5 (7.46%) IntelliJ
10 4 (5.97%) Bitbucket
10 4 (5.97%) Grunt
10 4 (5.97%) JIRA
10 4 (5.97%) JMeter
10 4 (5.97%) jMock
10 4 (5.97%) Mockito
10 4 (5.97%) RSpec
10 4 (5.97%) Subversion
10 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) .NET
2 28 (41.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (37.31%) CSS
4 21 (31.34%) AngularJS
4 21 (31.34%) WPF
5 19 (28.36%) HTML
6 18 (26.87%) .NET Framework
7 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (23.88%) jQuery
9 14 (20.90%) JSON
9 14 (20.90%) WCF
9 14 (20.90%) Web Services
10 13 (19.40%) Entity Framework
10 13 (19.40%) REST
10 13 (19.40%) Spring
11 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
12 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (14.93%) SOAP
14 9 (13.43%) J2EE
14 9 (13.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) User Experience
3 6 (8.96%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.97%) BBC
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (4.48%) SCADA
6 2 (2.99%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.99%) Animation
6 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.99%) Physics
7 1 (1.49%) iPad
7 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.49%) Streaming Media
7 1 (1.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Unix
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (47.76%) MVC
4 27 (40.30%) TDD
5 20 (29.85%) Scrum
6 16 (23.88%) OO
7 12 (17.91%) BDD
8 11 (16.42%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (11.94%) DevOps
11 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
12 6 (8.96%) Open Source
12 6 (8.96%) Web Design
13 5 (7.46%) Analytics
14 4 (5.97%) OOP
14 4 (5.97%) SDLC
14 4 (5.97%) SOA
14 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
14 4 (5.97%) UX Design
14 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) C#
2 32 (47.76%) JavaScript
3 30 (44.78%) Java
3 30 (44.78%) SQL
4 9 (13.43%) C++
4 9 (13.43%) PHP
5 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.48%) Ruby
6 3 (4.48%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.99%) C
8 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) ES6
8 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
1 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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