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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 8 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 18.33% 9.21% 12.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.45% 10.61% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% -
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
49 66 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 81.67% 86.84% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 64 38
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Salford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 8 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Coaching
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
6 7 (43.75%) CruiseControl
7 6 (37.50%) Kanban
7 6 (37.50%) JIRA
7 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (37.50%) Project Management
7 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) PMP
8 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) BBC
9 4 (25.00%) IPTV

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
1 7 (43.75%) CruiseControl
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) NUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) Hudson
4 3 (18.75%) Moq
4 3 (18.75%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Programme Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Portfolio Manager
2 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (18.75%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (18.75%) Fluent NHibernate
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
6 1 (6.25%) Grails
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) BBC
3 4 (25.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
3 10 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (56.25%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (43.75%) Coaching
7 6 (37.50%) Kanban
7 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (37.50%) Project Management
7 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (25.00%) SOA
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Line Management
9 4 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) F#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) PMP
2 5 (31.25%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle