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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 30 60 29
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 13 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.97% 1.85% 7.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 2.19% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 41
Median salary £41,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
530 594 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.33% 84.74% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 462 482 475
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 29 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (57.32%) Java
3 38 (46.34%) SQL
4 31 (37.80%) C++
5 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
5 26 (31.71%) Linux
6 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
7 24 (29.27%) Unix
8 22 (26.83%) HTML
9 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
10 20 (24.39%) C#
10 20 (24.39%) SDLC
11 19 (23.17%) Degree
11 19 (23.17%) Scrum
12 18 (21.95%) Finance
13 17 (20.73%) C
13 17 (20.73%) Oracle
14 16 (19.51%) MySQL
14 16 (19.51%) .NET
15 15 (18.29%) HTTP
16 14 (17.07%) Python
16 14 (17.07%) T-SQL
16 14 (17.07%) MVC
16 14 (17.07%) Erlang
17 13 (15.85%) Functional Programming
17 13 (15.85%) Online Security
17 13 (15.85%) CSS
18 12 (14.63%) Web Services
18 12 (14.63%) OO
18 12 (14.63%) ETL

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 2 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.54%) IaaS
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) HTTP
2 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.32%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.51%) MySQL
3 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.44%) Big Data
6 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Maven
1 8 (9.76%) Subversion
2 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.32%) Gradle
4 1 (1.22%) Ant
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) NUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.22%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) TestNG
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Marketing
3 7 (8.54%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 2 (2.44%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 37 (45.12%) Developer
2 31 (37.80%) Software Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Software Developer
4 14 (17.07%) .NET Developer
5 13 (15.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
6 10 (12.20%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (12.20%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Security Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) C++ Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Development Manager
10 5 (6.10%) Software Development Manager
10 5 (6.10%) Software Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Architect
11 4 (4.88%) Consultant
11 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.83%) HTML
2 16 (19.51%) .NET
3 13 (15.85%) CSS
4 12 (14.63%) HTML5
4 12 (14.63%) Web Services
5 11 (13.41%) XML
6 9 (10.98%) Java EE
7 8 (9.76%) jQuery
7 8 (9.76%) REST
7 8 (9.76%) Servlets
7 8 (9.76%) SOAP
8 6 (7.32%) J2EE
8 6 (7.32%) WSDL
9 5 (6.10%) Ajax
9 5 (6.10%) Spring
10 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
11 3 (3.66%) Flash
11 3 (3.66%) JSON
11 3 (3.66%) RESTful
11 3 (3.66%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Grid Computing
3 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (4.88%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.44%) Streaming Video
4 2 (2.44%) Tandem
5 1 (1.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.71%) Linux
2 24 (29.27%) Unix
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
4 7 (8.54%) Android
4 7 (8.54%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.66%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) SDLC
3 19 (23.17%) Scrum
4 14 (17.07%) MVC
5 13 (15.85%) Functional Programming
5 13 (15.85%) Online Security
6 12 (14.63%) ETL
6 12 (14.63%) OO
7 10 (12.20%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.20%) Online Marketing
7 10 (12.20%) Test Planning
7 10 (12.20%) Time Management
8 8 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (9.76%) DevOps
8 8 (9.76%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) High Availability
9 7 (8.54%) TDD
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) Java
2 38 (46.34%) SQL
3 31 (37.80%) C++
4 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
5 20 (24.39%) C#
6 17 (20.73%) C
7 14 (17.07%) Erlang
7 14 (17.07%) Python
7 14 (17.07%) T-SQL
8 9 (10.98%) Haskell
8 9 (10.98%) Lisp
9 7 (8.54%) Perl
9 7 (8.54%) PHP
10 4 (4.88%) Scala
11 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
11 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.44%) VB
11 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) CBAP
2 2 (2.44%) HND
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.22%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.22%) MISRA
3 1 (1.22%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Snort
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Sybase
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
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