The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 237 216 217
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 20 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.56% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 29
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 8 £41,250 -6.25% 1
Merseyside - 5 £45,000 -
Lancashire +4 3 £35,000 -15.66%
Cheshire -7 3 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 59 (96.72%) Software Engineering
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 33 (54.10%) C#
4 31 (50.82%) .NET
5 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
6 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
7 20 (32.79%) OO
7 20 (32.79%) C++
8 19 (31.15%) HTML
9 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
10 15 (24.59%) Windows
10 15 (24.59%) Degree
10 15 (24.59%) WPF
11 13 (21.31%) WCF
11 13 (21.31%) Java
11 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
12 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (19.67%) Python
12 12 (19.67%) MySQL
13 11 (18.03%) Oracle
13 11 (18.03%) MVC
13 11 (18.03%) Finance
13 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (18.03%) WinForms
13 11 (18.03%) Django
13 11 (18.03%) Rackspace
13 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
14 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (14.75%) Scrum
14 9 (14.75%) J2EE

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) MySQL
3 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.64%) Big Data
8 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) GCC
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Games
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) HTML
3 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
4 15 (24.59%) WPF
5 13 (21.31%) WCF
6 11 (18.03%) WinForms
6 11 (18.03%) Django
7 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (14.75%) J2EE
7 9 (14.75%) CSS
8 7 (11.48%) Flask
9 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
9 6 (9.84%) jQuery
10 4 (6.56%) Web Services
10 4 (6.56%) XML
10 4 (6.56%) NHibernate
10 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (6.56%) Backbone.js
10 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.28%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.64%) SCADA
6 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.64%) Animation
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.64%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.64%) Open Source
6 1 (1.64%) CUDA
6 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.64%) W3C
6 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.59%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) UNIX
3 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.92%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) Software Engineering
2 20 (32.79%) OO
3 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.03%) MVC
5 9 (14.75%) Scrum
6 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 6 (9.84%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) OOD
9 4 (6.56%) OOP
9 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.92%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.92%) TDD
10 3 (4.92%) CRM
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.28%) SOA
11 2 (3.28%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 33 (54.10%) C#
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (32.79%) C++
5 13 (21.31%) Java
6 12 (19.67%) Python
7 8 (13.11%) VB.NET
8 7 (11.48%) C
9 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.56%) PHP
10 4 (6.56%) XAML
11 3 (4.92%) Ruby
11 3 (4.92%) Perl
11 3 (4.92%) VB
12 1 (1.64%) Lua
12 1 (1.64%) VC++
12 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.64%) XQuery
12 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.56%) MCP
2 4 (6.56%) MCTS
2 4 (6.56%) MCPD
3 1 (1.64%) CITP
3 1 (1.64%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.64%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) Rackspace
3 4 (6.56%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Twitter
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago