The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 40 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 38 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 6.56% 3.33% 7.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.75% 3.59% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 35
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 334 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 97.24% 92.78% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 407 261 397
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Cheshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 75 (97.40%) Software Engineering
2 53 (68.83%) C#
3 47 (61.04%) WinForms
3 47 (61.04%) WPF
4 44 (57.14%) .NET
5 43 (55.84%) SQL
6 38 (49.35%) OO
7 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
8 30 (38.96%) Silverlight
9 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
10 23 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 21 (27.27%) Multithreading
12 21 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (24.68%) OOD
13 19 (24.68%) Unit Testing
14 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (22.08%) TDD
15 15 (19.48%) N-Tier
16 14 (18.18%) C
16 14 (18.18%) SystemC
17 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
18 11 (14.29%) MCPD
18 11 (14.29%) MCTS
18 11 (14.29%) OLAP
18 11 (14.29%) T-SQL

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (1.30%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.30%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (14.29%) OLAP
5 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) MySQL
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.60%) MS Access
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Banking
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.04%) WinForms
1 47 (61.04%) WPF
2 44 (57.14%) .NET
3 30 (38.96%) Silverlight
4 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.79%) WCF
7 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.90%) HTML5
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 3 (3.90%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (3.90%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 3 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (3.90%) HTML
8 3 (3.90%) jQuery
8 3 (3.90%) Web Services
8 3 (3.90%) XML
9 2 (2.60%) SOAP
9 2 (2.60%) JSON
9 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) N-Tier
2 14 (18.18%) SystemC
3 10 (12.99%) NHS
4 6 (7.79%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) 3D Printing
6 2 (2.60%) EMV
6 2 (2.60%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.60%) Informatics
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (97.40%) Software Engineering
2 38 (49.35%) OO
3 21 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 19 (24.68%) Unit Testing
4 19 (24.68%) OOD
5 17 (22.08%) TDD
6 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (14.29%) ETL
8 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.69%) MVVM
10 6 (7.79%) OOP
11 5 (6.49%) MVC
12 4 (5.19%) Web Development
13 2 (2.60%) Refactoring
13 2 (2.60%) Predictive Analytics
13 2 (2.60%) Search Engine Marketing
13 2 (2.60%) Matrix Management
13 2 (2.60%) Display Advertising
13 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 53 (68.83%) C#
2 43 (55.84%) SQL
3 14 (18.18%) C
4 11 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.79%) C++
6 3 (3.90%) Java
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.60%) PHP
7 2 (2.60%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) MCP
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (14.29%) MCTS
1 11 (14.29%) MCPD
2 4 (5.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) ISO 8583
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) McKesson
3 4 (5.19%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
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