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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 202 231 256
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 25 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.42% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.43% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 3
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
5461 6226 6754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.57% 96.81% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5081 5431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -2 18 £47,500 - 3
Cheshire +34 7 £47,500 +6.74% 3
Senior Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (60.34%) C#
3 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 29 (50.00%) MVC
4 28 (48.28%) .NET
5 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
6 25 (43.10%) OO
6 25 (43.10%) Java
7 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
8 22 (37.93%) WPF
8 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (37.93%) Mentoring
9 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
10 20 (34.48%) CSS
10 20 (34.48%) Web Services
10 20 (34.48%) SOA
10 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (32.76%) Windows
11 19 (32.76%) Multithreading
12 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
12 18 (31.03%) REST
12 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
13 17 (29.31%) Entity Framework
13 17 (29.31%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (29.31%) JSON
13 17 (29.31%) N-Tier
14 16 (27.59%) HTTP
14 16 (27.59%) Internet
14 16 (27.59%) HTML

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 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 5 (8.62%) nginx
3 4 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.90%) Mule
3 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.31%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.90%) GitHub
3 4 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.90%) PaaS
3 4 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) HTTP
1 16 (27.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) NoSQL
3 12 (20.69%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.90%) Couchbase
5 4 (6.90%) Hazelcast
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) MySQL
7 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.79%) Maven
4 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.90%) git-flow
5 4 (6.90%) Grunt
5 4 (6.90%) Hudson
5 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (6.90%) RSpec
5 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 4 (6.90%) Subversion
5 4 (6.90%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.17%) JUnit
7 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.45%) JIRA
7 2 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Games
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) .NET
2 27 (46.55%) ASP.NET
3 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (37.93%) WPF
4 20 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (34.48%) CSS
4 20 (34.48%) Web Services
5 18 (31.03%) .NET Framework
5 18 (31.03%) AngularJS
5 18 (31.03%) REST
6 17 (29.31%) Entity Framework
6 17 (29.31%) JSON
7 16 (27.59%) HTML
8 13 (22.41%) Java EE
8 13 (22.41%) Node.js
9 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (20.69%) SignalR
9 12 (20.69%) WCF
9 12 (20.69%) WinForms
10 11 (18.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) N-Tier
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.62%) User Experience
4 4 (6.90%) BBC
5 2 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (3.45%) Animation
5 2 (3.45%) iPad
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Unix
4 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (50.00%) MVC
4 25 (43.10%) OO
5 22 (37.93%) Mentoring
6 20 (34.48%) SOA
7 19 (32.76%) Multithreading
8 16 (27.59%) TDD
9 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (24.14%) DevOps
11 12 (20.69%) Scrum
12 11 (18.97%) BDD
13 10 (17.24%) Open Source
14 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
14 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
14 5 (8.62%) Microservices
15 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
15 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
15 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
15 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.69%) TypeScript
6 10 (17.24%) C++
7 5 (8.62%) C
8 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.90%) Python
9 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.17%) Scala
9 3 (5.17%) VC++
10 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.72%) ES6
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Docker
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Ansible
1 5 (8.62%) HAProxy
1 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.90%) Google
3 4 (6.90%) webMethods
3 4 (6.90%) WSO2
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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