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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.85% 2.67% 30.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 3.13% 35.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
62 64 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 84.93% 85.33% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 56 59 22
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
4 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 9 (56.25%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) Scrum
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) Coaching
7 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (37.50%) JIRA
7 6 (37.50%) Kanban
7 6 (37.50%) Java
7 6 (37.50%) CSS
7 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
7 6 (37.50%) Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) OO
8 5 (31.25%) PMP
8 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) HTML5 Canvas
9 3 (18.75%) User Experience
9 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Hazelcast
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Moq
3 2 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Programme Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (18.75%) HTML Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) WebGL
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5 Canvas
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (12.50%) Fluent NHibernate
6 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) BDD
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) Coaching
5 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (37.50%) Kanban
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
5 6 (37.50%) Project Management
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Web Development
8 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (12.50%) OOD
8 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) PMP
2 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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