The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dudley region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 11 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 9.38% 9.38% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 9.38% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Median salary £22,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dudley 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
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 93.75% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 16
Median salary £24,250 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.49% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dudley

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dudley region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MFC
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ATL
2 3 (60.00%) COM
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ATL
1 3 (60.00%) COM
1 3 (60.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft