The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -  
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 1046 1265 1705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.12% 95.76% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1076 1304
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 - 4 £50,000 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £58,750 -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 6 (42.86%) Firmware
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) GPRS
2 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) QMS
2 6 (42.86%) Telematics
2 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (42.86%) CAN bus
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) HTTP
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
1 6 (42.86%) GPRS
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) .NET Framework
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) Node.js
2 4 (28.57%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) CAN bus
1 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) QMS
2 6 (42.86%) Telematics
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Sterling
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago