The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / Bolton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 0.96% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.00% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 105 100 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 98.13% 96.15% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 118
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Bolton

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Bolton