The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 7.58% 4.84% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.26% 5.77% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 52 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 81.82% 83.87% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 22
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Lichfield

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
2 6 (50.00%) WPF
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) JPA
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Dojo

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) Programmer
3 7 (58.33%) Software Programmer
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Programmer
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET Programmer
4 6 (50.00%) WPF Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Junior
5 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (50.00%) WCF
1 6 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) Dojo
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) JPA
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Go
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree