Period
to 19 July 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 66 76
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 8 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.53% 2.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 2.24% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 1
Warrington median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +22.09% -9.47%
10th Percentile £44,250 £43,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £45,500
Cheshire median annual salary £61,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.50% - +8.11%

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 512 669 649
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.08% 97.52% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 403 538 541
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,500 £65,000 £58,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.11%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Decision-Making
3 6 (75.00%) Data Structures
3 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (12.50%) CCTV

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Express
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) LESS
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) Polymer
1 1 (12.50%) QML
1 1 (12.50%) Qt
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (12.50%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Decision-Making
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) API Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) ES6
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree