Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.45% 1.20% 6.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 1.54% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Salford median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £22,300 £46,250 £33,125
90th Percentile £47,000 £48,750 £60,000
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 92 65 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 74.19% 78.31% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 60 101
Salford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £24,725 £27,825 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,125 £50,125 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Salford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Salford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Salford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) JMS
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Grunt
1 1 (12.50%) gulp
1 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 1 (12.50%) Mocha
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Express
3 1 (12.50%) OOCSS
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) BBC
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft