Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Altrincham during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Manchester > Altrincham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 29 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 3.09% 0.85% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Altrincham median annual salary £45,000 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.81% - -
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% +0.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Altrincham
Permanent vacancies in Altrincham with a recognized job title 188 117 155
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 99.15% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 146 98 136
Altrincham median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,000 £20,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Altrincham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Altrincham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Altrincham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Altrincham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) CAD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Qt
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) SystemC
3 2 (33.33%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) Fintech
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Laravel
1 2 (33.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Fintech
1 2 (33.33%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) CAD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree