The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 39 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 33 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.53% 3.78% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 4.51% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,100 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,400 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 687 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.17% 83.78% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 528 559 477
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 49 (62.03%) Java
1 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) C++
3 28 (35.44%) Linux
4 25 (31.65%) SQL
5 24 (30.38%) Unix
6 22 (27.85%) Oracle
7 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
7 20 (25.32%) Finance
8 19 (24.05%) C
8 19 (24.05%) SDLC
9 18 (22.78%) Python
10 17 (21.52%) HTTP
10 17 (21.52%) HTML
10 17 (21.52%) Erlang
11 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
12 15 (18.99%) Online Security
12 15 (18.99%) Computer Science
12 15 (18.99%) DevOps
12 15 (18.99%) Functional Programming
13 14 (17.72%) MySQL
14 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (13.92%) HTML5
15 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (13.92%) IaaS
15 11 (13.92%) Welsh Language
15 11 (13.92%) C#
15 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
15 11 (13.92%) OO
15 11 (13.92%) Scrum

Software Engineering
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 3 (3.80%) JBoss
1 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.92%) IaaS
2 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) HTTP
2 11 (13.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.06%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Subversion
2 7 (8.86%) Maven
3 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) Gradle
4 2 (2.53%) JIRA
4 2 (2.53%) NUnit
5 1 (1.27%) FishEye
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.27%) JUnit
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Welsh Language
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Software Engineer
2 30 (37.97%) Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) C++ Developer
6 7 (8.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Development Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Software Development Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Software Manager
8 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Data Migration Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) HTML
2 11 (13.92%) HTML5
3 10 (12.66%) J2EE
4 9 (11.39%) Web Services
5 8 (10.13%) CSS
5 8 (10.13%) Java EE
5 8 (10.13%) Servlets
6 7 (8.86%) .NET
6 7 (8.86%) jQuery
6 7 (8.86%) XML
7 6 (7.59%) REST
7 6 (7.59%) SOAP
7 6 (7.59%) Spring
8 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.06%) Ajax
9 4 (5.06%) WSDL
10 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.80%) Flash
10 3 (3.80%) GWT
11 2 (2.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.80%) Grid Computing
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Informatics
5 2 (2.53%) Life Science
5 2 (2.53%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Physics
6 1 (1.27%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) Linux
2 24 (30.38%) Unix
3 6 (7.59%) Android
3 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.33%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) SDLC
3 15 (18.99%) DevOps
3 15 (18.99%) Functional Programming
3 15 (18.99%) Online Security
4 11 (13.92%) OO
4 11 (13.92%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (11.39%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
6 8 (10.13%) Data Analysis
6 8 (10.13%) ETL
7 7 (8.86%) Microservices
7 7 (8.86%) MVC
7 7 (8.86%) Security Operations
7 7 (8.86%) TDD
8 6 (7.59%) High Availability
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (6.33%) Machine Learning
9 5 (6.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) Java
2 35 (44.30%) C++
3 25 (31.65%) SQL
4 19 (24.05%) C
5 18 (22.78%) Python
6 17 (21.52%) Erlang
7 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
8 11 (13.92%) C#
9 8 (10.13%) Haskell
9 8 (10.13%) Lisp
9 8 (10.13%) Perl
10 6 (7.59%) PHP
10 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.53%) Scala
11 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.53%) VB
11 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) CBAP
2 2 (2.53%) HND
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Snort
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Oracle
2 7 (8.86%) Sybase
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.27%) Zend
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