The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 31 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.66% 0.72% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 0.73% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 11
Average salary £32,750 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.48% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
263 273 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 96.34% 97.85% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 196 215 162
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) C++
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (40.00%) C
5 8 (40.00%) Bluetooth
5 8 (40.00%) Electronics
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (15.00%) SCADA
10 3 (15.00%) OO
10 3 (15.00%) ERP
10 3 (15.00%) Middleware
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle
11 2 (10.00%) Ant
11 2 (10.00%) CSS
11 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (10.00%) PHP
11 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (10.00%) Remedy
11 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Bluetooth
2 2 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
4 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) SCADA
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 2 (10.00%) OOP
4 2 (10.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
6 2 (10.00%) Erlang
6 2 (10.00%) F#
6 2 (10.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) Clojure
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) AccuRev
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 10 days ago