Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Software Engineer
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crewe 4.03% 8.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.05% 8.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Crewe median annual salary £40,000 £35,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe. 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
Crewe
Permanent vacancies in Crewe with a recognized job title 148 193 159
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.33% 98.47% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 110 178 146
Crewe median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Crewe

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Crewe

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Crewe region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VBA
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (16.67%) Atmel
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atmel