The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent 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 / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 49 38
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.10% 1.95% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 2.02% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £43,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £34,000
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 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 174 297 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 96.13% 96.43% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 152 271 161
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 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
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent

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

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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) WinForms
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (14.29%) React
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (14.29%) SOLID
7 1 (14.29%) MVVM
7 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
7 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (14.29%) QMS
7 1 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
5 1 (14.29%) QMS
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) SOLID
5 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft