The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 52 31 42
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.32% 9.59% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 9.93% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
447 453 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 94.11% 96.59% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 343 335 243
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Warrington

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Warrington

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) C++
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (27.78%) RPG/400
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) iSeries
6 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Swing
6 5 (27.78%) JMS
6 5 (27.78%) RPG
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Synon
6 5 (27.78%) Billing
6 5 (27.78%) AS400
6 5 (27.78%) BT
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) C
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) VBScript
7 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Synon
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
General
1 5 (27.78%) Billing
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) Swing
2 5 (27.78%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (27.78%) AS400
2 5 (27.78%) iSeries
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows CE
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Test Management
5 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 3 (16.67%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 5 (27.78%) RPG/400
3 5 (27.78%) RPG
4 4 (22.22%) C
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) VBScript
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) HNC
2 3 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) BT
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
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