The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 18.75% 11.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.27% 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 92.50% 75.00% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 16
Average salary £31,500 £30,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £43,500 £45,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) OOP
2 9 (52.94%) OO
2 9 (52.94%) Data Management
2 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) Web Services
4 7 (41.18%) C
4 7 (41.18%) GIS
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
4 7 (41.18%) CAD
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Ajax
4 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
5 6 (35.29%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
6 4 (23.53%) Assembly Language
6 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (23.53%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) VectorCAST
7 3 (17.65%) Fujitsu

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
2 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) VectorCAST
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) Ajax
3 7 (41.18%) RESTful
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (41.18%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) OOP
1 9 (52.94%) OO
1 9 (52.94%) Data Management
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) CAD
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) C
3 6 (35.29%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) Assembly Language
5 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Fujitsu
1 3 (17.65%) MKS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft