Period
to 16 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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

Software Engineer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 48 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +22 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 20 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.94% 4.51% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 4.68% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 5
Warrington median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,375 £45,650
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +11.43%

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 500 620 627
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.43% 96.42% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 360 501 534
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £24,225 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £59,625
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Warrington

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Warrington

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Warrington over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 11 (55.00%) OO
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
5 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (40.00%) Mercurial
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (40.00%) Subversion
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Data Structures
6 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (40.00%) Decision-Making
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) ES6
9 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
9 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
10 3 (15.00%) Life Science
10 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server

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 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (40.00%) Mercurial
2 8 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Express
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) LESS
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Polymer
2 1 (5.00%) QML
2 1 (5.00%) Qt
2 1 (5.00%) React
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) Sass
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 8 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Decision-Making
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) API Development
9 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Microservices
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
9 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) ES6
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (15.00%) C++
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft