The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Redditch region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 8.62% 4.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 5.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 59 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 81.03% 95.16% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 13
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £80,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Worcestershire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Redditch

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Redditch

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 9 (75.00%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
2 7 (58.33%) MKS
2 7 (58.33%) Automotive
2 7 (58.33%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 7 (58.33%) Fujitsu
2 7 (58.33%) VectorCAST
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
1 7 (58.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 7 (58.33%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) OOP
1 2 (16.67%) OO
1 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Data Management
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Embedded C++
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) MKS
1 7 (58.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft