The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 28 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 5.65% 18.75% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 18.75% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Torfaen

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
119 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 95.97% 100.00% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 115 48 45
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) C++
3 13 (61.90%) C
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) OOD
5 9 (42.86%) DTV
5 9 (42.86%) IPTV
5 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
6 8 (38.10%) Advertising
6 8 (38.10%) Marketing
6 8 (38.10%) PaaS
6 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
6 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
6 8 (38.10%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (38.10%) Big Data
7 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (28.57%) Cyber Security
8 6 (28.57%) UNIX
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) HTTP
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) Apache
9 5 (23.81%) UML
9 5 (23.81%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) Multimedia
9 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
9 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
9 5 (23.81%) iOS SDK
10 4 (19.05%) Product Management
10 4 (19.05%) TestLink

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) DVB
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
1 8 (38.10%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) TestLink
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (19.05%) Xcode
1 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (38.10%) Advertising
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 5 (23.81%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) iOS SDK
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) PCRE
3 2 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (9.52%) REST
3 2 (9.52%) Pthreads
3 2 (9.52%) POSIX
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) DTV
1 9 (42.86%) IPTV
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
3 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 4 (19.05%) Statistics
3 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) CentOS
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) OOD
3 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 8 (38.10%) Mobile Marketing
4 6 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 5 (23.81%) UML
5 5 (23.81%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) iOS Development
6 4 (19.05%) Product Management
6 4 (19.05%) Bug Management
6 4 (19.05%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Test Management
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) Korn
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Perforce
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Apple