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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 41 57 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 15 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.98% 1.77% 8.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 1.82% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 27
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
365 439 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 96.82% 96.91% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 318 343 324
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Warrington

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (68.00%) Degree
3 17 (68.00%) C#
4 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (60.00%) Windows
6 13 (52.00%) C++
6 13 (52.00%) Scrum
7 12 (48.00%) Pair Programming
7 12 (48.00%) Embedded C
7 12 (48.00%) C
7 12 (48.00%) OO
7 12 (48.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (44.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (44.00%) Linux
8 11 (44.00%) UML
8 11 (44.00%) HNC
8 11 (44.00%) HND
8 11 (44.00%) ISO 9001
8 11 (44.00%) Windows CE
8 11 (44.00%) Electronics
9 10 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (40.00%) OOD
9 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 10 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (36.00%) TDD
11 8 (32.00%) SQL
12 5 (20.00%) Computer Science

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (44.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) WinForms
1 5 (20.00%) WPF
2 4 (16.00%) JSON
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 4 (16.00%) WCF
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (12.00%) Java EE
3 3 (12.00%) JPA
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
4 4 (16.00%) NHS
4 4 (16.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows CE
3 10 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) Scrum
5 12 (48.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) OO
5 12 (48.00%) Pair Programming
6 11 (44.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (44.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (44.00%) UML
7 10 (40.00%) OOD
8 9 (36.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) Open Source
9 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (16.00%) MVVM
11 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
11 1 (4.00%) CRM
11 1 (4.00%) Logistics
11 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) C++
3 12 (48.00%) C
3 12 (48.00%) Embedded C
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 11 (44.00%) HNC
2 11 (44.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.00%) Symbian
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