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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - 15.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 20.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
21 53 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 70.00% 75.71% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 47 21
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £41,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows CE
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001