The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 11 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 4.55% - 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £47,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 - £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn 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
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 35 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 97.73% 100.00% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 75
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £23,980 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Runcorn

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Intranet
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) LINQ
7 1 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (14.29%) Android
7 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) COM
7 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (14.29%) C++
7 1 (14.29%) HTML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik