The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 6 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 20.00% 12.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% 13.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software Engineering
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chatham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 90.00% 95.83% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Chatham region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Chatham

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Chatham

Software Engineering
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 3 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Animation
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) 3D Programming

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Physics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree