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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 18 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 13.33% 6.82% 21.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.56% 7.14% 21.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 19
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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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
118 42 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 98.33% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 42 87
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 20 (60.61%) C
3 20 (60.61%) HTTP
3 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
4 19 (57.58%) Advertising
4 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
4 19 (57.58%) Marketing
4 19 (57.58%) Mobile Marketing
5 17 (51.52%) Big Data
5 17 (51.52%) C++
6 16 (48.48%) UNIX
6 16 (48.48%) PaaS
7 15 (45.45%) Java
8 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 13 (39.39%) HTML
9 12 (36.36%) Data Mining
9 12 (36.36%) Internet
10 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (33.33%) Apache
11 10 (30.30%) Scrum
12 9 (27.27%) Web Services
12 9 (27.27%) XML
12 9 (27.27%) Perl
12 9 (27.27%) Algorithms
13 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
13 8 (24.24%) Windows
13 8 (24.24%) OOD
14 7 (21.21%) POSIX
14 7 (21.21%) Red Hat

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (33.33%) Apache
2 7 (21.21%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) HTTP
1 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
2 12 (36.36%) Internet
3 5 (15.15%) SSL
4 4 (12.12%) DVB
5 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Big Data
2 12 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
4 7 (21.21%) MySQL
5 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
1 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
1 7 (21.21%) TestLink
2 4 (12.12%) JUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) Xcode
2 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.09%) GCC
3 3 (9.09%) GDB
3 3 (9.09%) Automake
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 3 (9.09%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (57.58%) Advertising
1 19 (57.58%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
2 9 (27.27%) XML
3 7 (21.21%) POSIX
3 7 (21.21%) Pthreads
4 6 (18.18%) REST
4 6 (18.18%) SOAP
5 4 (12.12%) CSS
5 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.03%) iOS SDK
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.03%) .NET
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 7 (21.21%) DTV
2 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (15.15%) Statistics
5 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
5 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.12%) IPTV
5 4 (12.12%) User Experience
6 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) UNIX
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) CentOS
5 5 (15.15%) Mac OS
6 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
2 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
2 19 (57.58%) Mobile Marketing
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) OOD
6 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
6 7 (21.21%) TDD
6 7 (21.21%) Test Management
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) Product Management
6 7 (21.21%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) Bug Management
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development
8 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
9 3 (9.09%) Time Management
9 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 3 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (6.06%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C
2 17 (51.52%) C++
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) Perl
6 7 (21.21%) Python
6 7 (21.21%) Korn
6 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
7 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
7 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) Ruby
8 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
9 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.06%) PHP
10 1 (3.03%) VB
10 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Perforce
3 1 (3.03%) Zend
3 1 (3.03%) Apple
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft