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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 16 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 6.35% 3.03% 20.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 4.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
52 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 82.54% 75.76% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 51 24 18
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) C
2 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 11 (84.62%) Validation
2 11 (84.62%) Degree
3 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) UML
4 8 (61.54%) C++
4 8 (61.54%) MKS
4 8 (61.54%) Automotive
4 8 (61.54%) Yourdon
4 8 (61.54%) Assembly Language
4 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
4 8 (61.54%) MathWorks
4 8 (61.54%) Simulink
4 8 (61.54%) Stateflow
4 8 (61.54%) TargetLink
4 8 (61.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (61.54%) Requirements Management
4 8 (61.54%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (61.54%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 3 (23.08%) PVCS
6 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (23.08%) Perforce

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (61.54%) Simulink
2 8 (61.54%) Stateflow
2 8 (61.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (61.54%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (23.08%) PVCS
2 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (15.38%) LabVIEW
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 8 (61.54%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Validation
2 8 (61.54%) Requirements Management
2 8 (61.54%) UML
2 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 8 (61.54%) Yourdon
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) C
3 8 (61.54%) Assembly Language
3 8 (61.54%) C++
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (7.69%) VB6
7 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) MathWorks
1 8 (61.54%) MKS
2 3 (23.08%) Perforce