The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Stafford during the 3 months to 22 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
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 2.53% - 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% - 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Median salary £41,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford. 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
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79 39 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 100.00% 100.00% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 75 39 59
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Stafford

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Stafford

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stafford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) Simulink
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Coverity
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Communications Security
4 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 62304
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (33.33%) Coverity
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle