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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 235 221 264
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 28 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.40% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.41% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 5
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -
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
6058 5797 7180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.71% 95.80% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5113 4788 6135
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 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
Manchester +1 23 £44,250 -6.84% 2
Cheshire +4 5 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (44.93%) C#
5 30 (43.48%) MVC
6 29 (42.03%) .NET
7 26 (37.68%) Java
7 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
7 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
8 25 (36.23%) TDD
9 23 (33.33%) Scrum
10 19 (27.54%) WPF
10 19 (27.54%) NoSQL
11 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
12 17 (24.64%) WCF
12 17 (24.64%) HTML
12 17 (24.64%) OO
12 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
12 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (24.64%) AngularJS
13 16 (23.19%) CSS
13 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
13 16 (23.19%) jQuery
14 15 (21.74%) MySQL
14 15 (21.74%) PHP
15 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
15 14 (20.29%) RESTful
15 14 (20.29%) BDD
16 12 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (17.39%) Analytics

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 12 (17.39%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 3 (4.35%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.90%) GPRS
2 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) NoSQL
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.74%) MySQL
4 12 (17.39%) Big Data
5 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.04%) JUnit
4 9 (13.04%) Subversion
5 8 (11.59%) Selenium
6 7 (10.14%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.70%) Mercurial
7 6 (8.70%) NUnit
8 5 (7.25%) Jasmine
8 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
9 4 (5.80%) IntelliJ
9 4 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (4.35%) Bitbucket
10 3 (4.35%) JIRA
10 3 (4.35%) JMeter
10 3 (4.35%) jMock
10 3 (4.35%) Mockito
10 3 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (17.39%) Retail
2 10 (14.49%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.03%) .NET
2 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET
3 19 (27.54%) WPF
4 17 (24.64%) AngularJS
4 17 (24.64%) HTML
4 17 (24.64%) WCF
5 16 (23.19%) CSS
5 16 (23.19%) jQuery
6 14 (20.29%) RESTful
7 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 12 (17.39%) Hibernate
7 12 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (17.39%) Spring
8 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (14.49%) Web Services
10 9 (13.04%) Entity Framework
10 9 (13.04%) REST
10 9 (13.04%) SOAP
11 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (11.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Algorithms
2 8 (11.59%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) Xbox
4 3 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.35%) SCADA
5 2 (2.90%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.90%) Telematics
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) iPad
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
1 5 (7.25%) Unix
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (43.48%) MVC
4 25 (36.23%) TDD
5 23 (33.33%) Scrum
6 17 (24.64%) OO
7 14 (20.29%) BDD
8 12 (17.39%) Analytics
8 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (15.94%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
11 7 (10.14%) MVVM
11 7 (10.14%) Pair Programming
12 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (8.70%) SOLID
12 6 (8.70%) Web Design
13 4 (5.80%) API Design
13 4 (5.80%) OOP
13 4 (5.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) SQL
2 31 (44.93%) C#
3 26 (37.68%) Java
3 26 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.74%) PHP
5 8 (11.59%) C++
6 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.35%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) C
9 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) Python
9 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) Firmware
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
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