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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.25% 15.91% 15.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 19.18% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +16.92%
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
65 73 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 94.20% 82.95% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 62 58 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Salford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) Java
5 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) OO
6 7 (41.18%) Scrum
6 7 (41.18%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) CruiseControl
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) TeamCity
7 6 (35.29%) HTML5
8 5 (29.41%) Grails
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (29.41%) React
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
9 4 (23.53%) SOA
9 4 (23.53%) Internet
9 4 (23.53%) Project Management
9 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) BBC
9 4 (23.53%) Subversion
9 4 (23.53%) IPTV
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (23.53%) SDLC
9 4 (23.53%) Line Management
9 4 (23.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) CruiseControl
1 6 (35.29%) TeamCity
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Hudson
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) NUnit
4 2 (11.76%) Moq
4 2 (11.76%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.88%) Gradle
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Applications Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Release Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) React
4 5 (29.41%) Grails
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) XML
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) Spring
7 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (11.76%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (11.76%) Fluent NHibernate
8 1 (5.88%) REST
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) Java EE
8 1 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) BBC
2 4 (23.53%) IPTV
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) F#
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat