The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 50 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.64% 1.97% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 2.02% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 20
Median salary £68,750 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+96.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 644 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 99.09% 97.43% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 506 545 574
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Cardiff region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 10 (45.45%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (31.82%) Scala
7 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
7 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
7 7 (31.82%) QA
7 7 (31.82%) Selenium
7 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) Ruby
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (27.27%) HBase
8 6 (27.27%) Big Data
8 6 (27.27%) Hortonworks
8 6 (27.27%) Cloudera
8 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (27.27%) Go
8 6 (27.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (27.27%) HDFS
8 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 6 (27.27%) Sqoop
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Spark

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
3 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Broadband
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
1 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (27.27%) Big Data
2 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 6 (27.27%) HBase
2 6 (27.27%) Sqoop
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) JMeter
3 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) jQuery
2 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) WSDL
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) JSP
5 1 (4.55%) React
5 1 (4.55%) RequireJS
5 1 (4.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) BDD
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) DSDM
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.55%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) Scala
5 6 (27.27%) Go
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
6 5 (22.73%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) C#
8 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) C
9 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
9 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cloudera
1 6 (27.27%) Hortonworks
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago