The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Engineer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 81 117
Rank change year-on-year -24 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 9 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.62% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.75% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1374 928 1658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.28% 96.37% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 812 1322
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 5 £50,000 - 1
Crewe - 3 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) .NET
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (70.59%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) SOA
3 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
3 12 (70.59%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) Entity Framework
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (52.94%) TypeScript
4 9 (52.94%) Node.js
4 9 (52.94%) REST
4 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
4 9 (52.94%) Multithreaded Programming
4 9 (52.94%) Java EE
4 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (52.94%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) HTTP
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) Finance

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) OpenROAD
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 2 (11.76%) GPRS
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) .NET Framework
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET Web API
1 12 (70.59%) Entity Framework
1 12 (70.59%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) Java EE
2 9 (52.94%) Node.js
2 9 (52.94%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) MDX
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) WCF
3 3 (17.65%) WinForms
3 3 (17.65%) WPF
3 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) CAN bus
2 2 (11.76%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) MVC
2 12 (70.59%) SOA
3 9 (52.94%) Multithreaded Programming
3 9 (52.94%) Multithreading
3 9 (52.94%) OO
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) QMS
6 2 (11.76%) Telematics
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) TypeScript
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) XPath
4 3 (17.65%) XQuery
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Sterling
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