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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 59 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.90% 6.73% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 8.19% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 22
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,614 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £52,500 £52,500
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
563 562 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.31% 82.16% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 453 470 372
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 29 (52.73%) Java
1 29 (52.73%) REST
2 23 (41.82%) Objective-C
2 23 (41.82%) Apple iOS
3 18 (32.73%) QA
3 18 (32.73%) HTTP
4 17 (30.91%) Mobile Development
5 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (27.27%) Automotive
7 12 (21.82%) C++
8 11 (20.00%) HTML
8 11 (20.00%) C#
8 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.00%) SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Windows
8 11 (20.00%) OO
8 11 (20.00%) JSON
9 10 (18.18%) SDLC
10 9 (16.36%) Windows Mobile
10 9 (16.36%) HTML5
10 9 (16.36%) MVVM
10 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
10 9 (16.36%) Oracle
10 9 (16.36%) XAML
11 8 (14.55%) Scrum
11 8 (14.55%) Cocoa
11 8 (14.55%) Xcode
11 8 (14.55%) Client/Server
11 8 (14.55%) PHP
11 8 (14.55%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (3.64%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.45%) tcpdump
2 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
1 8 (14.55%) NoSQL
1 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) Voldemort
4 1 (1.82%) Riak
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Xcode
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Bower
3 2 (3.64%) Grunt
4 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) TestNG
4 1 (1.82%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (27.27%) Automotive
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 27 (49.09%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Mobile Developer
4 8 (14.55%) iOS Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Head of Development
7 3 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Android Developer
9 1 (1.82%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) REST
2 11 (20.00%) HTML
2 11 (20.00%) JSON
3 9 (16.36%) HTML5
4 8 (14.55%) Cocoa
4 8 (14.55%) Cocoa Touch
5 6 (10.91%) iOS SDK
5 6 (10.91%) Velocity
5 6 (10.91%) jQuery
5 6 (10.91%) Android SDK
6 5 (9.09%) Mojolicious
6 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.09%) Spring
6 5 (9.09%) J2EE
6 5 (9.09%) Web Services
7 3 (5.45%) Spring Integration
7 3 (5.45%) XML
7 3 (5.45%) CSS
8 2 (3.64%) .NET
8 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.45%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Apple iOS
2 11 (20.00%) Windows
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (10.91%) Android
5 4 (7.27%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Mobile Development
2 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (18.18%) SDLC
5 9 (16.36%) MVVM
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) UML
6 8 (14.55%) iOS Development
7 7 (12.73%) ETL
7 7 (12.73%) MVC
8 6 (10.91%) Android Development
9 5 (9.09%) Open Source
10 4 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.45%) Cyber Security
11 3 (5.45%) Web Development
11 3 (5.45%) Data Management
11 3 (5.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) Objective-C
3 12 (21.82%) C++
4 11 (20.00%) C#
4 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 9 (16.36%) XAML
6 8 (14.55%) PHP
7 7 (12.73%) Perl
8 6 (10.91%) C
8 6 (10.91%) Scala
9 4 (7.27%) Erlang
9 4 (7.27%) Go
10 3 (5.45%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.64%) Lisp
11 2 (3.64%) Haskell
12 1 (1.82%) SystemTap
12 1 (1.82%) Ruby
12 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
1 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (32.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Snort
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Google
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