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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / North West
Rank 209 210 246
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 37 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.44% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.45% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 6
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +8.57%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

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
5736 5290 6658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.57% 96.02% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4449 5691
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -12 28 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Cheshire +15 9 £55,000 +32.53%
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 74 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (59.46%) SQL
3 29 (39.19%) Java
4 27 (36.49%) OO
4 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (33.78%) C#
5 25 (33.78%) NoSQL
6 22 (29.73%) MVC
7 21 (28.38%) .NET
7 21 (28.38%) Degree
8 20 (27.03%) Scrum
9 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
10 18 (24.32%) TDD
10 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (20.27%) C++
13 14 (18.92%) WCF
13 14 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (18.92%) Subversion
14 13 (17.57%) Automated Testing
14 13 (17.57%) Mercurial
14 13 (17.57%) WPF
14 13 (17.57%) HTML
14 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
14 13 (17.57%) Big Data
14 13 (17.57%) Data Structures
14 13 (17.57%) Algorithms
15 12 (16.22%) Apache Spark
15 12 (16.22%) AngularJS

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 (16.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.41%) JBoss
2 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) Ethernet
2 6 (8.11%) GPRS
2 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.78%) NoSQL
2 13 (17.57%) Big Data
3 12 (16.22%) MySQL
4 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.92%) Subversion
3 13 (17.57%) Mercurial
4 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
5 8 (10.81%) Selenium
6 7 (9.46%) JUnit
7 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.76%) Jasmine
7 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.41%) NUnit
9 3 (4.05%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (4.05%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.70%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.70%) JIRA
10 2 (2.70%) JMeter
10 2 (2.70%) jMock
10 2 (2.70%) Mockito
10 2 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.22%) Retail
2 10 (13.51%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) .NET
2 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET
3 14 (18.92%) WCF
4 13 (17.57%) HTML
4 13 (17.57%) WPF
5 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
5 12 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (14.86%) RESTful
7 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
7 10 (13.51%) CSS
8 9 (12.16%) Hibernate
8 9 (12.16%) jQuery
8 9 (12.16%) Spring
9 8 (10.81%) J2EE
9 8 (10.81%) REST
10 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (9.46%) Entity Framework
10 7 (9.46%) SOAP
11 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Algorithms
1 13 (17.57%) Data Structures
2 6 (8.11%) CAN bus
2 6 (8.11%) Internet of Things
2 6 (8.11%) Telematics
3 5 (6.76%) Animation
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
3 5 (6.76%) Physics
3 5 (6.76%) Xbox
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.05%) SCADA
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.49%) OO
3 22 (29.73%) MVC
4 20 (27.03%) Scrum
5 18 (24.32%) TDD
6 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (17.57%) Automated Testing
8 12 (16.22%) Analytics
9 11 (14.86%) BDD
10 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
12 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (9.46%) MVVM
13 6 (8.11%) Pair Programming
13 6 (8.11%) QMS
13 6 (8.11%) SOLID
14 5 (6.76%) Content Development
14 5 (6.76%) Game Development
15 4 (5.41%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) SQL
2 29 (39.19%) Java
3 25 (33.78%) C#
4 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.27%) C++
6 12 (16.22%) PHP
7 7 (9.46%) C
8 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.70%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) R
10 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Sterling
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