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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 66 58 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.90% 4.67% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 5.57% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 51 58
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,500 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,500
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
940 1041 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 84.08% 83.75% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 822 880 797
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 32 £40,000 +14.28%
Bridgend +3 17 £38,500 +6.94% 1
Torfaen +16 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Newport -4 4 £52,500 +31.25%
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (49.69%) C++
3 64 (39.26%) Java
4 54 (33.13%) SQL
5 51 (31.29%) Linux
6 49 (30.06%) Computer Science
7 43 (26.38%) SQL Server
8 41 (25.15%) Oracle
9 39 (23.93%) Python
10 38 (23.31%) C
11 37 (22.70%) JavaScript
11 37 (22.70%) SDLC
12 36 (22.09%) Degree
13 35 (21.47%) Unix
14 32 (19.63%) C#
14 32 (19.63%) HTML
15 31 (19.02%) Web Services
16 29 (17.79%) MySQL
16 29 (17.79%) DevOps
17 27 (16.56%) .NET
17 27 (16.56%) Windows
18 25 (15.34%) Finance
18 25 (15.34%) Scrum
18 25 (15.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 24 (14.72%) CSS
19 24 (14.72%) Relational Database
19 24 (14.72%) Analytics
20 22 (13.50%) HTTP
20 22 (13.50%) Life Science
20 22 (13.50%) Informatics

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 13 (7.98%) Tornado
2 12 (7.36%) Apache
3 7 (4.29%) JBoss
4 2 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.13%) PaaS
2 9 (5.52%) IaaS
2 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.50%) HTTP
2 15 (9.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.07%) tcpdump
4 4 (2.45%) Internet
5 2 (1.23%) RTSP
5 2 (1.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) Broadband
6 1 (0.61%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.38%) SQL Server
2 29 (17.79%) MySQL
3 24 (14.72%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.43%) RDBMS
5 15 (9.20%) MongoDB
6 14 (8.59%) Big Data
7 13 (7.98%) SQLite
8 10 (6.13%) Data Mining
9 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (4.29%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.84%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Maven
2 9 (5.52%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.91%) Subversion
4 6 (3.68%) Gradle
5 5 (3.07%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.84%) JIRA
7 2 (1.23%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.23%) FishEye
8 1 (0.61%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.61%) NUnit
8 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.61%) Selenium
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (15.34%) Finance
2 19 (11.66%) Marketing
3 14 (8.59%) Multimedia
4 12 (7.36%) Advertising
5 11 (6.75%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.52%) Welsh Language
7 6 (3.68%) Legal
8 4 (2.45%) Electronics
9 2 (1.23%) Law
10 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 88 (53.99%) Software Engineer
2 60 (36.81%) Developer
3 24 (14.72%) C++ Software Engineer
4 23 (14.11%) Software Developer
5 21 (12.88%) C++ Developer
6 16 (9.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 14 (8.59%) C++ Software Developer
7 14 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.59%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.98%) C Software Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.36%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (6.75%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.52%) C Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Research Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Security Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.63%) HTML
2 31 (19.02%) Web Services
3 27 (16.56%) .NET
4 25 (15.34%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 24 (14.72%) CSS
6 20 (12.27%) SOAP
7 19 (11.66%) Java EE
8 14 (8.59%) HTML5
9 13 (7.98%) Flask
9 13 (7.98%) Middleware
9 13 (7.98%) OAuth
9 13 (7.98%) REST
9 13 (7.98%) RESTful
9 13 (7.98%) ZeroMQ
10 12 (7.36%) Ajax
11 10 (6.13%) J2EE
11 10 (6.13%) JSON
11 10 (6.13%) XML
12 9 (5.52%) ASP.NET
12 9 (5.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (30.06%) Computer Science
2 22 (13.50%) Informatics
2 22 (13.50%) Life Science
3 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.59%) Mathematics
5 12 (7.36%) Health Informatics
6 9 (5.52%) Statistics
7 8 (4.91%) Digital Media
8 6 (3.68%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (3.07%) DTV
10 4 (2.45%) Grid Computing
10 4 (2.45%) IPTV
10 4 (2.45%) User Experience
11 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.23%) Physics
12 2 (1.23%) Tandem
13 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.61%) CCTV
13 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.29%) Linux
2 35 (21.47%) Unix
3 27 (16.56%) Windows
4 18 (11.04%) Android
4 18 (11.04%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.45%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.61%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.70%) SDLC
3 29 (17.79%) DevOps
4 25 (15.34%) Scrum
5 24 (14.72%) Analytics
6 21 (12.88%) OO
7 18 (11.04%) E-Commerce
8 16 (9.82%) Data Analysis
8 16 (9.82%) TDD
9 14 (8.59%) Functional Programming
9 14 (8.59%) MVC
9 14 (8.59%) Online Security
10 13 (7.98%) Cross-Platform Development
10 13 (7.98%) Machine Learning
11 11 (6.75%) Android Development
11 11 (6.75%) iOS Development
12 10 (6.13%) ETL
12 10 (6.13%) Mobile Marketing
12 10 (6.13%) Release Management
13 9 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 81 (49.69%) C++
2 64 (39.26%) Java
3 54 (33.13%) SQL
4 39 (23.93%) Python
5 38 (23.31%) C
6 37 (22.70%) JavaScript
7 32 (19.63%) C#
8 15 (9.20%) Erlang
9 12 (7.36%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.52%) Perl
11 8 (4.91%) Haskell
11 8 (4.91%) Lisp
12 7 (4.29%) Groovy
13 6 (3.68%) Embedded C
13 6 (3.68%) PHP
13 6 (3.68%) VB.NET
14 5 (3.07%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.84%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (22.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) CBAP
2 2 (1.23%) HND
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.23%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.61%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.61%) MISRA
3 1 (0.61%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) Firmware
2 5 (3.07%) Snort
3 2 (1.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 41 (25.15%) Oracle
2 6 (3.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.07%) Sybase
4 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.23%) Perforce
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