The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 7 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.33% - 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% - 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 100.00% 89.66% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 33
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +69.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Manchester

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Oldham region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Oldham

Software Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Windows CE
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree