The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oldham region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Manchester / Oldham
Rank 29 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 9.43% 18.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £37,500 £24,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham 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
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 99.06% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 29
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

The demand trend of job ads across the Oldham region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Oldham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) C
2 11 (91.67%) VB
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
3 10 (83.33%) VB6
3 10 (83.33%) Embedded C++
3 10 (83.33%) Firmware
4 9 (75.00%) Feasibility Study
4 9 (75.00%) Electronics
4 9 (75.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (75.00%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Feasibility Study
2 9 (75.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
1 11 (91.67%) C++
1 11 (91.67%) Embedded C
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
1 11 (91.67%) VB
2 10 (83.33%) Embedded C++
2 10 (83.33%) VB6
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago