The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 36 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 64 72 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.66% 5.85% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 7.02% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 48
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £42,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
945 1026 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.63% 83.41% 78.52%
Number of salaries quoted 839 854 773
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,426
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in South Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in South Wales

Software Engineering
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +17 35 £37,500 +2.04%
Torfaen +13 11 £47,500 +46.15%
Bridgend -8 7 £38,500 +6.94%
Newport -2 6 £65,000 +75.67% 1
Neath Port Talbot -14 1 £41,000 +6.49%
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 115 (68.05%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (47.93%) C++
3 74 (43.79%) Java
4 51 (30.18%) Linux
5 50 (29.59%) SQL
6 46 (27.22%) Python
7 45 (26.63%) Oracle
8 44 (26.04%) Computer Science
9 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
10 35 (20.71%) C
10 35 (20.71%) Web Services
11 34 (20.12%) Unix
11 34 (20.12%) DevOps
11 34 (20.12%) SDLC
12 33 (19.53%) HTML
12 33 (19.53%) JavaScript
13 30 (17.75%) Degree
14 28 (16.57%) MySQL
14 28 (16.57%) Analytics
15 27 (15.98%) Windows
16 26 (15.38%) Life Science
16 26 (15.38%) Informatics
17 25 (14.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 25 (14.79%) C#
18 24 (14.20%) Scrum
18 24 (14.20%) Relational Database
19 23 (13.61%) CSS
19 23 (13.61%) OO
19 23 (13.61%) Java EE
20 22 (13.02%) Finance

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.28%) Tornado
2 12 (7.10%) JBoss
3 9 (5.33%) Apache
4 3 (1.78%) Confluence
4 3 (1.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (4.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.51%) IaaS
2 11 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.83%) HTTP
2 12 (7.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.37%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.18%) Broadband
4 2 (1.18%) RTSP
5 1 (0.59%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.67%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.57%) MySQL
3 24 (14.20%) Relational Database
4 21 (12.43%) MongoDB
5 18 (10.65%) RDBMS
6 14 (8.28%) SQLite
7 13 (7.69%) Big Data
8 10 (5.92%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (4.73%) Data Mining
10 6 (3.55%) Neo4j
10 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 13 (7.69%) Maven
2 9 (5.33%) Subversion
3 8 (4.73%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.55%) Gradle
5 4 (2.37%) JIRA
6 3 (1.78%) FishEye
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.18%) NUnit
7 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.59%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.59%) JUnit
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 22 (13.02%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Multimedia
3 12 (7.10%) Marketing
4 11 (6.51%) Advertising
4 11 (6.51%) Welsh Language
5 9 (5.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.37%) Electronics
7 3 (1.78%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Law
9 1 (0.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (51.48%) Software Engineer
2 61 (36.09%) Developer
3 20 (11.83%) C++ Software Engineer
3 20 (11.83%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.24%) C++ Developer
4 19 (11.24%) Software Developer
5 16 (9.47%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Research Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) Java Engineer
8 10 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (5.92%) Software Manager
9 9 (5.33%) C Software Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Security Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.71%) Web Services
2 33 (19.53%) HTML
3 25 (14.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 23 (13.61%) CSS
4 23 (13.61%) Java EE
5 21 (12.43%) SOAP
6 20 (11.83%) .NET
7 19 (11.24%) RESTful
8 17 (10.06%) J2EE
9 15 (8.88%) HTML5
10 14 (8.28%) Flask
10 14 (8.28%) Middleware
10 14 (8.28%) OAuth
10 14 (8.28%) ZeroMQ
11 13 (7.69%) Ajax
11 13 (7.69%) JSF
12 12 (7.10%) JSON
12 12 (7.10%) REST
12 12 (7.10%) Spring
13 11 (6.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.04%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.38%) Informatics
2 26 (15.38%) Life Science
3 16 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.88%) Mathematics
5 13 (7.69%) Health Informatics
6 12 (7.10%) Statistics
7 11 (6.51%) Digital Media
8 7 (4.14%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (3.55%) Digital TV
10 5 (2.96%) User Experience
11 4 (2.37%) IPTV
12 3 (1.78%) Grid Computing
12 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.18%) Cloud Native
13 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.18%) Physics
13 2 (1.18%) Tandem
14 1 (0.59%) Artificial Intelligence
14 1 (0.59%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.18%) Linux
2 34 (20.12%) Unix
3 27 (15.98%) Windows
4 15 (8.88%) Android
4 15 (8.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.37%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (68.05%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.12%) DevOps
2 34 (20.12%) SDLC
3 28 (16.57%) Analytics
4 24 (14.20%) Scrum
5 23 (13.61%) OO
6 18 (10.65%) Data Analysis
6 18 (10.65%) TDD
7 15 (8.88%) Functional Programming
7 15 (8.88%) Machine Learning
7 15 (8.88%) Online Security
8 14 (8.28%) Cross-Platform Development
9 12 (7.10%) MVC
9 12 (7.10%) Release Management
10 11 (6.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
10 11 (6.51%) OOP
11 10 (5.92%) BDD
12 9 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 81 (47.93%) C++
2 74 (43.79%) Java
3 50 (29.59%) SQL
4 46 (27.22%) Python
5 35 (20.71%) C
6 33 (19.53%) JavaScript
7 25 (14.79%) C#
8 16 (9.47%) Erlang
9 10 (5.92%) Perl
10 9 (5.33%) Groovy
11 8 (4.73%) Haskell
11 8 (4.73%) Lisp
12 7 (4.14%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.55%) Embedded C
13 6 (3.55%) PHP
14 5 (2.96%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.96%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (17.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) CBAP
2 2 (1.18%) HND
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Firmware
2 4 (2.37%) Snort
3 2 (1.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 45 (26.63%) Oracle
2 8 (4.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.14%) Sybase
4 4 (2.37%) Perforce
5 3 (1.78%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.78%) Google
6 1 (0.59%) Zend
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago