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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 11 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 11.69% 5.26% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 10.53% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
67 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 87.01% 50.00% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 18
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +107.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) COM
5 6 (37.50%) MVVM
6 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone 7
6 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) ServiceStack
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) UML
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
6 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
6 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Project
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (37.50%) COM
3 6 (37.50%) WPF
4 5 (31.25%) Silverlight
4 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) ServiceStack
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) WCF
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) WinForms
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows CE
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone 7
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Phone
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) MVVM
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
3 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Pair Programming
3 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 5 (31.25%) UML
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) Embedded C++
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) HNC
2 5 (31.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
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