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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 55 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.72% 1.21% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.23% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £33,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £39,000
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
502 486 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 95.80% 97.98% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 450 391 279
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,984
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) C#
5 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 9 (47.37%) .NET
6 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) WCF
8 6 (31.58%) MVVM
8 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
8 6 (31.58%) C++
8 6 (31.58%) WinForms
8 6 (31.58%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Electronics
9 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
9 5 (26.32%) Windows CE
9 5 (26.32%) C
9 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
9 5 (26.32%) Embedded C++
9 5 (26.32%) HNC
9 5 (26.32%) HND
9 5 (26.32%) UML
9 5 (26.32%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
9 5 (26.32%) Test Automation

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMTP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Synon
1 1 (5.26%) JMeter
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) WCF
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) WinForms
4 5 (26.32%) WPF
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.26%) Swing
7 1 (5.26%) JMS
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) N-Tier
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows CE
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) MVVM
5 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Pair Programming
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded C++
4 5 (26.32%) C
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.26%) RPG/400
7 1 (5.26%) VBScript
7 1 (5.26%) VB
7 1 (5.26%) RPG
7 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) HNC
2 5 (26.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) BT