The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 7.59% 4.76% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 6.38% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Software Engineering
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
64 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 81.01% 74.60% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 34
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in North Wales

Software Engineering
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 6 £27,000 -
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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%) C
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) GAMP
3 5 (41.67%) MSI
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (41.67%) Numerical Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Qt
3 5 (41.67%) WiX
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) WinForms
6 2 (16.67%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MSI
1 5 (41.67%) WiX
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Software Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Qt
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) WinForms
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) PLINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CAN bus
3 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) GAMP
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
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