The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank - 7 21
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 16.00% 11.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 33.33% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 16
Average salary - £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 12 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 53.33% 48.00% 79.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 97
Average salary £31,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Software Engineering
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree