The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 12.99% 2.56% 40.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.61% 7.14% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 12
Average salary £35,000 - £43,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Software Engineering
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Runcorn region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 66.23% 35.90% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Runcorn region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Runcorn

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Runcorn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Runcorn region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Runcorn

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) MySQL
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) C++
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
6 6 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (28.57%) Electronics
7 4 (28.57%) C
8 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
8 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 3 (21.43%) UML
8 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
8 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
8 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
8 3 (21.43%) Windows CE

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Development Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
5 1 (7.14%) COM
5 1 (7.14%) DHTML
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (21.43%) Windows CE
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) C
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) HNC
2 3 (21.43%) HND
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
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