The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 31 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.49% 2.44% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 2.46% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
197 122 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 98.01% 99.19% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 167 103 98
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Telford +4 4 £34,000 -24.44%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle