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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.24% 6.13% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 7.27% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 39
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,000 £48,100
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 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
492 550 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 88.97% 84.36% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 456 474 482
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,150 £51,000
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 24 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.13%) Java
3 31 (48.44%) Degree
4 23 (35.94%) Spring
5 21 (32.81%) Web Services
6 20 (31.25%) REST
7 17 (26.56%) SOAP
7 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
8 16 (25.00%) Finance
9 15 (23.44%) Python
9 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
10 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (20.31%) SQL
11 13 (20.31%) C++
11 13 (20.31%) HTML
12 12 (18.75%) HND
12 12 (18.75%) TDD
12 12 (18.75%) JPA
13 10 (15.63%) NoSQL
13 10 (15.63%) Advertising
13 10 (15.63%) Scrum
13 10 (15.63%) Linux
13 10 (15.63%) Oracle
14 9 (14.06%) C#
14 9 (14.06%) JSON
14 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
15 8 (12.50%) Scala
15 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
15 8 (12.50%) Apache Camel

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 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 6 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) JBoss
3 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (9.38%) Big Data
3 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.38%) HBase
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Sqoop
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Selenium
2 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.25%) Maven
3 4 (6.25%) Subversion
4 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.69%) JMeter
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.13%) Xcode
6 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.56%) gulp
6 1 (1.56%) JUnit
6 1 (1.56%) Mockito
6 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Software Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.63%) Java Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Graduate
10 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) C++ Developer
10 3 (4.69%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.94%) Spring
2 21 (32.81%) Web Services
3 20 (31.25%) REST
4 17 (26.56%) SOAP
5 13 (20.31%) HTML
6 12 (18.75%) JPA
7 9 (14.06%) JSON
8 8 (12.50%) Apache Camel
8 8 (12.50%) jQuery
9 7 (10.94%) .NET
9 7 (10.94%) CSS
10 6 (9.38%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.81%) J2EE
11 5 (7.81%) Node.js
12 4 (6.25%) XML
13 3 (4.69%) Ajax
13 3 (4.69%) HTML5
14 2 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 2 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.69%) Fintech
5 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) Unix
3 6 (9.38%) Android
3 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) TDD
3 10 (15.63%) Scrum
4 6 (9.38%) BDD
4 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (9.38%) DevOps
4 6 (9.38%) MVC
4 6 (9.38%) OOP
4 6 (9.38%) SDLC
4 6 (9.38%) Web Development
5 5 (7.81%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.81%) OO
6 4 (6.25%) Software Delivery
7 3 (4.69%) Android Development
7 3 (4.69%) ETL
7 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.13%) ITIL
8 2 (3.13%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) Java
2 17 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) Python
4 13 (20.31%) C++
4 13 (20.31%) SQL
5 9 (14.06%) C#
6 8 (12.50%) Scala
7 6 (9.38%) Go
7 6 (9.38%) Ruby
8 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.69%) C
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.69%) PHP
9 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.13%) Erlang
10 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (48.44%) Degree
2 12 (18.75%) HND
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) HDFS
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Ansible
1 2 (3.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Cloudera
2 6 (9.38%) Hortonworks
3 4 (6.25%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Zend
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