The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 31 30 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.23% 4.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 4.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Median salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -  
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 Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 153 197 185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 98.71% 99.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 126 177 172
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (88.24%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) T-SQL
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 13 (76.47%) SOA
4 13 (76.47%) MVC
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (70.59%) React
5 12 (70.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (70.59%) SOLID
5 12 (70.59%) HTML5
5 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
5 12 (70.59%) WCF
5 12 (70.59%) jQuery
5 12 (70.59%) Scrum
5 12 (70.59%) XML
5 12 (70.59%) CSS
5 12 (70.59%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
7 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
7 5 (29.41%) Jenkins

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
1 5 (29.41%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (70.59%) AngularJS
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) HTML5
3 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 12 (70.59%) React
3 12 (70.59%) WCF
3 12 (70.59%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (17.65%) WPF
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (88.24%) OO
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) SOA
4 12 (70.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 12 (70.59%) SOLID
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) OOP
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
8 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.88%) MVVM
8 1 (5.88%) Open Source
8 1 (5.88%) Physics
8 1 (5.88%) QMS
8 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) T-SQL
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Clojure
6 1 (5.88%) Erlang
6 1 (5.88%) F#
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) Haskell
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree