Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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

Senior Software Engineer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 75 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 17 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.46% 1.29% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.32% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 11
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -9.47% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £48,750
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 678 681 563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.99% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 547 558 495
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,400 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +16.84% -9.06%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Warrington

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Warrington

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Warrington over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warrington region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 9 (52.94%) C#
5 7 (41.18%) C++
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) SOLID
6 6 (35.29%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (35.29%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
8 4 (23.53%) C
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
8 4 (23.53%) Electronics
8 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (23.53%) WCF
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) SaaS

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (17.65%) SonarQube
3 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) WCF
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Core
3 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
3 3 (17.65%) WPF
4 2 (11.76%) QML
4 2 (11.76%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 10 (58.82%) Unit Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) SOLID
4 7 (41.18%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
5 6 (35.29%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (23.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) OOP
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) SOA
7 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 4 (23.53%) C
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Xamarin