Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 57 58
Rank change year-on-year +28 +1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 6.36% 3.11% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 3.20% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 3
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +16.88% +28.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £39,500 £36,350
90th Percentile £47,000 £55,500 £40,850
Staffordshire median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +16.88% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent with a recognized job title 383 532 400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.44% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 318 487 337
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,200 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,625 £56,250 £52,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) C++
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
6 9 (36.00%) Mathematics
6 9 (36.00%) Physics
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (32.00%) SDLC
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) QA
8 6 (24.00%) WPF
8 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) OOP
10 4 (16.00%) HTML5
11 3 (12.00%) Riak
11 3 (12.00%) SaaS
11 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (12.00%) SOLID
11 3 (12.00%) Microservices
11 3 (12.00%) TDD

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 3 (12.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Riak
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (24.00%) WPF
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) Angular 2
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 2 (8.00%) WinForms
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Mathematics
3 9 (36.00%) Physics
4 8 (32.00%) SDLC
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) OOP
8 3 (12.00%) Microservices
8 3 (12.00%) SOLID
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 1 (4.00%) Functional Programming
10 1 (4.00%) Multithreaded Programming
10 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
10 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft