The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.11% 2.07% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 2.78% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £62,000 £37,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.23% -11.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 108 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 68.61% 74.48% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 58
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £80,000 £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 Shropshire

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Shropshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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 0 4 £62,000 +103.27%
Shrewsbury - 3 £62,000 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) C++
4 8 (66.67%) WPF
5 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) UML
5 6 (50.00%) WinForms
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) QA
8 2 (16.67%) Time Management
8 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (16.67%) C
8 2 (16.67%) MCP
8 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (8.33%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) WPF
3 6 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft