Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire 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 Programmer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 - 179
Rank change year-on-year - +179 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.032% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Cheshire median annual salary - - £45,000
North West median annual salary £18,500 £28,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -35.09% -17.39% +11.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2951 2189 3136
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 97.29% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 1879 2660
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Software Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Programmer in Cheshire

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Software Programmer in Cheshire

Software Programmer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Programmer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
Software Programmer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Software Programmer 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 Software Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) BASE24
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Software Programmer 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 1 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Contactless
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe