The median annual salary for a Software Development Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Development Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 234 245
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 0 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.055% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6631 5495 6111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.58% 97.78% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 4663 4986
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Engineer in the North West

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Software Development Engineer in the North West

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Software Development 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 North West region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Pascal
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Delphi
2 3 (75.00%) Pascal
2 3 (75.00%) R
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
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