The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 9 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 19.12% 12.31% 29.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 13.79% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 17
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -18.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 76.47% 89.23% 75.44%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 40
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Salford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Salford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Salford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 23 (74.19%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Windows
3 19 (61.29%) Computer Science
4 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 14 (45.16%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) XML
6 13 (41.94%) HTTP
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
7 12 (38.71%) Spring
7 12 (38.71%) Maven
8 11 (35.48%) XML Schema
8 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
8 11 (35.48%) J2SE
8 11 (35.48%) JMS
8 11 (35.48%) XSLT
8 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
8 11 (35.48%) Servlets
8 11 (35.48%) Grails
8 11 (35.48%) Android
8 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (35.48%) XPath
8 11 (35.48%) Hazelcast
9 10 (32.26%) WebSphere
9 10 (32.26%) DOM
9 10 (32.26%) SAX
9 10 (32.26%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (29.03%) .NET
11 8 (25.81%) 3D Graphics
11 8 (25.81%) TDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (32.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Hazelcast
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Maven
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Moq
3 1 (3.23%) NUnit
3 1 (3.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) HTML Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Web Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) XML
2 13 (41.94%) HTML5
3 12 (38.71%) Spring
4 11 (35.48%) XML Schema
4 11 (35.48%) J2SE
4 11 (35.48%) JMS
4 11 (35.48%) XSLT
4 11 (35.48%) Servlets
4 11 (35.48%) Grails
5 10 (32.26%) DOM
5 10 (32.26%) SAX
5 10 (32.26%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (29.03%) .NET
7 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
7 8 (25.81%) WebGL
7 8 (25.81%) HTML5 Canvas
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
9 5 (16.13%) Web Services
9 5 (16.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (61.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.81%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (25.81%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) MHEG
3 1 (3.23%) Neural Network
3 1 (3.23%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Android
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) TDD
1 8 (25.81%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (19.35%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) BDD
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 2 (6.45%) Benchmarking
6 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.23%) Bayesian Methods
7 1 (3.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) XPath
4 4 (12.90%) Scala
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) C
6 2 (6.45%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle