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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 47 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.25% 5.77% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 7.01% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 40 27
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £31,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
566 713 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 85.89% 82.24% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 510 606 428
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 September 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) Java
3 28 (46.67%) C++
4 20 (33.33%) Linux
5 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (28.33%) Unix
7 16 (26.67%) Oracle
7 16 (26.67%) C
7 16 (26.67%) DevOps
8 14 (23.33%) Erlang
8 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (23.33%) Python
8 14 (23.33%) HTTP
8 14 (23.33%) Degree
9 13 (21.67%) Finance
9 13 (21.67%) SQL
10 12 (20.00%) SDLC
11 11 (18.33%) Functional Programming
11 11 (18.33%) IaaS
11 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (18.33%) HTML
11 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.33%) Online Security
11 11 (18.33%) Welsh Language
12 10 (16.67%) OO
12 10 (16.67%) C#
12 10 (16.67%) .NET
13 9 (15.00%) Scrum
13 9 (15.00%) Spring
13 9 (15.00%) Computer Science

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 (5.00%) JBoss
1 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.33%) IaaS
2 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) HTTP
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (1.67%) FishEye
3 1 (1.67%) Gradle
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Xcode
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) Welsh Language
3 2 (3.33%) Advertising
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Development Manager
6 6 (10.00%) C++ Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Graduate
6 6 (10.00%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (6.67%) Software Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Junior
10 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) HTML
2 10 (16.67%) .NET
3 9 (15.00%) Spring
4 8 (13.33%) J2EE
4 8 (13.33%) Web Services
5 6 (10.00%) CSS
5 6 (10.00%) jQuery
5 6 (10.00%) REST
6 5 (8.33%) Ajax
6 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.33%) HTML5
7 4 (6.67%) JSON
7 4 (6.67%) Node.js
7 4 (6.67%) SOAP
8 3 (5.00%) GWT
8 3 (5.00%) Java EE
8 3 (5.00%) Servlets
8 3 (5.00%) XML
9 2 (3.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Informatics
5 2 (3.33%) Life Science
5 2 (3.33%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Fintech
6 1 (1.67%) Physics
6 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.33%) Android
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (71.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) DevOps
3 12 (20.00%) SDLC
4 11 (18.33%) Functional Programming
4 11 (18.33%) Online Security
5 10 (16.67%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) Scrum
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.67%) Microservices
7 7 (11.67%) Security Operations
8 6 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.00%) MVC
8 6 (10.00%) OOP
8 6 (10.00%) TDD
9 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.67%) UML
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Web Development
11 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) C
4 14 (23.33%) Erlang
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 13 (21.67%) SQL
6 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.67%) C#
8 7 (11.67%) Perl
9 5 (8.33%) PHP
9 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.67%) Haskell
10 4 (6.67%) Lisp
11 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) HND
3 2 (3.33%) CBAP
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Sybase
4 3 (5.00%) Google
5 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.33%) Zend
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