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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
England / North West
Rank 210 194 251
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 41 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.61% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.63% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 6
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
5760 5379 6682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.76% 96.48% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4815 4511 5586
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 £24,001 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -24 33 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Cheshire +17 8 £58,750 +34.28% 2
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 77 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (55.84%) SQL
3 39 (50.65%) OO
4 34 (44.16%) Java
5 29 (37.66%) Degree
6 27 (35.06%) NoSQL
7 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (28.57%) C#
10 21 (27.27%) MVC
11 20 (25.97%) C++
11 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
11 20 (25.97%) Subversion
12 17 (22.08%) Automated Testing
12 17 (22.08%) Mercurial
12 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
12 17 (22.08%) Data Structures
12 17 (22.08%) Algorithms
13 16 (20.78%) HTML
13 16 (20.78%) .NET
13 16 (20.78%) Scrum
14 15 (19.48%) PHP
14 15 (19.48%) MySQL
14 15 (19.48%) TDD
14 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
15 14 (18.18%) WCF
16 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
16 13 (16.88%) Linux
17 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
17 12 (15.58%) Hibernate

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 10 (12.99%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.60%) JBoss
2 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.30%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Internet
2 6 (7.79%) Ethernet
2 6 (7.79%) GPRS
2 6 (7.79%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) NoSQL
2 15 (19.48%) MySQL
3 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
4 11 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
1 20 (25.97%) Subversion
2 17 (22.08%) Mercurial
3 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.79%) Selenium
5 5 (6.49%) Jasmine
6 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.90%) JUnit
7 3 (3.90%) NUnit
7 3 (3.90%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.30%) Maven
9 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (12.99%) Games
1 10 (12.99%) Retail
2 8 (10.39%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) .NET
1 16 (20.78%) HTML
2 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
3 14 (18.18%) WCF
4 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.58%) CSS
5 12 (15.58%) Hibernate
5 12 (15.58%) jQuery
5 12 (15.58%) Spring
5 12 (15.58%) WPF
6 11 (14.29%) REST
7 10 (12.99%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (12.99%) RESTful
7 10 (12.99%) Web Services
8 8 (10.39%) DirectX
8 8 (10.39%) JSON
8 8 (10.39%) OpenGL
9 7 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.09%) Node.js
9 7 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Algorithms
1 17 (22.08%) Data Structures
2 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Animation
4 6 (7.79%) CAN bus
4 6 (7.79%) Internet of Things
5 5 (6.49%) Xbox
6 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.60%) SCADA
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 12 (15.58%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (50.65%) OO
3 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (27.27%) MVC
6 17 (22.08%) Automated Testing
7 16 (20.78%) Scrum
8 15 (19.48%) TDD
9 10 (12.99%) Analytics
9 10 (12.99%) BDD
10 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.39%) Content Development
11 8 (10.39%) Game Development
11 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
11 8 (10.39%) Physics
12 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (7.79%) MVVM
13 6 (7.79%) QMS
13 6 (7.79%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.84%) SQL
2 34 (44.16%) Java
3 22 (28.57%) C#
4 20 (25.97%) C++
5 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
6 15 (19.48%) PHP
7 9 (11.69%) C
8 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.60%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.60%) Python
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) R
10 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (37.66%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.30%) IBM
2 1 (1.30%) IBM Sterling
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