The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Oldham during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Manchester > Oldham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham - 2.56% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.56% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Oldham median annual salary - £35,000 -
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.60% +8.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham. 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
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 29 39 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 87 99 129
Oldham median annual salary £30,250 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.92% +58.53%  
10th Percentile £18,250 £19,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Oldham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Oldham

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Oldham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded C++
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) MySQL
2 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
3 9 (81.82%) Feasibility Study
3 9 (81.82%) VB
3 9 (81.82%) Firmware
3 9 (81.82%) Validation
4 8 (72.73%) VB6
5 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 7 (63.64%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (54.55%) Algorithms
6 6 (54.55%) Electronics
7 4 (36.36%) C#
7 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) RIA
8 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
8 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (9.09%) SOAP
8 1 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oldham 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 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Embedded Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Feasibility Study
2 9 (81.82%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) PHP
2 10 (90.91%) Embedded C++
3 9 (81.82%) VB
4 8 (72.73%) VB6
5 4 (36.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Firmware
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