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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 36 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.32% 5.59% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 7.05% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 33
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £46,050 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
540 397 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.33% 79.24% 76.87%
Number of salaries quoted 463 340 371
Average salary £36,000 £35,783 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +5.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 30 (50.85%) REST
2 28 (47.46%) Java
3 25 (42.37%) Objective-C
3 25 (42.37%) Apple iOS
4 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (32.20%) Mobile Development
6 18 (30.51%) QA
7 17 (28.81%) HTTP
8 15 (25.42%) Automotive
9 13 (22.03%) Scrum
9 13 (22.03%) C++
9 13 (22.03%) OO
9 13 (22.03%) JSON
10 11 (18.64%) MongoDB
11 10 (16.95%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (16.95%) iOS Development
11 10 (16.95%) Client/Server
11 10 (16.95%) Windows
11 10 (16.95%) UML
11 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.95%) Cocoa
11 10 (16.95%) Xcode
12 9 (15.25%) XAML
12 9 (15.25%) HTML
12 9 (15.25%) C#
12 9 (15.25%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (15.25%) MVVM
12 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
13 8 (13.56%) HTML5
13 8 (13.56%) SQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.39%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) MongoDB
2 9 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.17%) MySQL
4 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.78%) Big Data
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Xcode
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.39%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Ant
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) TestNG
4 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.69%) JBehave
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Grunt
4 1 (1.69%) Bower
General
1 15 (25.42%) Automotive
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) iOS Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Android Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Head of Development
8 3 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (3.39%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Programmer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) REST
2 13 (22.03%) JSON
3 10 (16.95%) Cocoa
3 10 (16.95%) Cocoa Touch
4 9 (15.25%) HTML
5 8 (13.56%) HTML5
6 6 (10.17%) iOS SDK
6 6 (10.17%) Android SDK
6 6 (10.17%) Velocity
7 5 (8.47%) jQuery
7 5 (8.47%) J2EE
7 5 (8.47%) Web Services
7 5 (8.47%) Mojolicious
7 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.78%) Spring
9 3 (5.08%) XML
9 3 (5.08%) Spring Integration
10 2 (3.39%) Ember.js
10 2 (3.39%) Backbone.js
10 2 (3.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Client/Server
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.47%) Open Source
4 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.39%) Physics
5 2 (3.39%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.39%) Statistics
5 2 (3.39%) GIS
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) iSeries
6 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Apple iOS
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (10.17%) Android
5 3 (5.08%) Linux
6 2 (3.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) Mobile Development
3 13 (22.03%) Scrum
3 13 (22.03%) OO
4 10 (16.95%) UML
4 10 (16.95%) iOS Development
5 9 (15.25%) MVVM
6 6 (10.17%) Android Development
7 5 (8.47%) ETL
8 4 (6.78%) MVC
8 4 (6.78%) Validation
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Web Development
9 3 (5.08%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.08%) BDD
9 3 (5.08%) Cyber Security
10 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.39%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Java
2 25 (42.37%) Objective-C
3 13 (22.03%) C++
4 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.25%) C#
5 9 (15.25%) XAML
6 8 (13.56%) SQL
7 7 (11.86%) Perl
8 6 (10.17%) PHP
8 6 (10.17%) C
8 6 (10.17%) Scala
9 4 (6.78%) Embedded C
9 4 (6.78%) Golang
10 3 (5.08%) Erlang
11 2 (3.39%) VC++
12 1 (1.69%) RPG
12 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Google
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