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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 6 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 19.15% 25.00% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.71% 27.27% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
35 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 74.47% 91.67% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 10
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +95.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) C++
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) TargetLink
2 11 (68.75%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (68.75%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (68.75%) C
2 11 (68.75%) UML
2 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Assembly Language
2 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
2 11 (68.75%) MathWorks
2 11 (68.75%) Simulink
2 11 (68.75%) Stateflow
2 11 (68.75%) Yourdon
2 11 (68.75%) MKS
2 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 11 (68.75%) Automotive
2 11 (68.75%) Validation
2 11 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (68.75%) Requirements Management
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (25.00%) SCADA
4 4 (25.00%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
1 11 (68.75%) Simulink
1 11 (68.75%) Stateflow
1 11 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 11 (68.75%) TargetLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (68.75%) Electronics
1 11 (68.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (68.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Systems Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) Software Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (25.00%) SCADA
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) UML
1 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
1 11 (68.75%) Yourdon
1 11 (68.75%) Validation
1 11 (68.75%) Requirements Management
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) C
2 11 (68.75%) Assembly Language
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
1 11 (68.75%) MathWorks
1 11 (68.75%) MKS