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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 32 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 32 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.99% 6.34% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.69% 7.60% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 40
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,550
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
478 605 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 89.51% 83.45% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 438 509 503
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
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 19 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (48.00%) Java
3 32 (42.67%) Degree
4 25 (33.33%) Spring
5 21 (28.00%) Web Services
5 21 (28.00%) REST
6 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 19 (25.33%) Finance
8 17 (22.67%) C#
8 17 (22.67%) SOAP
9 15 (20.00%) HTML
10 14 (18.67%) Python
10 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
10 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (17.33%) Scrum
11 13 (17.33%) TDD
11 13 (17.33%) C++
11 13 (17.33%) SQL
11 13 (17.33%) .NET
12 12 (16.00%) HND
12 12 (16.00%) Advertising
12 12 (16.00%) JPA
13 11 (14.67%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (14.67%) Linux
13 11 (14.67%) Oracle
14 10 (13.33%) Unix
15 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
15 9 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (12.00%) NoSQL
15 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (14.67%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (10.67%) Apache Spark
3 6 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (5.33%) Apache
4 4 (5.33%) JBoss
4 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.33%) Broadband
1 1 (1.33%) HTTP
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (12.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) Big Data
2 8 (10.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.00%) HBase
3 6 (8.00%) Sqoop
4 5 (6.67%) MySQL
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Selenium
2 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Maven
3 4 (5.33%) Subversion
4 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.00%) JMeter
4 3 (4.00%) JUnit
4 3 (4.00%) Mockito
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.67%) Xcode
6 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.33%) gulp
6 1 (1.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Advertising
3 3 (4.00%) Games
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 26 (34.67%) Software Engineer
3 25 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Java Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.00%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Architect
10 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.33%) Spring
2 21 (28.00%) REST
2 21 (28.00%) Web Services
3 17 (22.67%) SOAP
4 15 (20.00%) HTML
5 13 (17.33%) .NET
6 12 (16.00%) JPA
7 8 (10.67%) Apache Camel
7 8 (10.67%) CSS
7 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
7 8 (10.67%) jQuery
7 8 (10.67%) JSON
8 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.00%) Node.js
10 5 (6.67%) J2EE
10 5 (6.67%) Java EE
11 4 (5.33%) iOS SDK
11 4 (5.33%) XML
12 3 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (18.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.00%) Fintech
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Unix
3 8 (10.67%) Android
3 8 (10.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (2.67%) Solaris
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.33%) Scrum
2 13 (17.33%) TDD
3 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.33%) MVC
5 7 (9.33%) OOP
5 7 (9.33%) Web Development
6 6 (8.00%) BDD
6 6 (8.00%) OO
7 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 5 (6.67%) SDLC
8 4 (5.33%) DevOps
8 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.33%) Software Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) Android Development
9 3 (4.00%) ETL
9 3 (4.00%) OOD
9 3 (4.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) Java
2 20 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) C#
4 14 (18.67%) Python
5 13 (17.33%) C++
5 13 (17.33%) SQL
6 8 (10.67%) Scala
7 6 (8.00%) Go
7 6 (8.00%) Ruby
8 5 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.33%) PHP
10 2 (2.67%) C
10 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.67%) Perl
10 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (42.67%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) HND
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) HDFS
2 3 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Ansible
1 2 (2.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Oracle
2 6 (8.00%) Cloudera
2 6 (8.00%) Hortonworks
3 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft
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