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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 24 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 92 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.12% 5.21% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.70% 6.24% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77 55 69
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £32,500 £28,614
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £51,500 £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
948 978 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.67% 83.59% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 812 849 765
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,270 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 May 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 May 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 +29 39 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Bridgend +7 20 £38,500 +5.47%
Torfaen +14 19 £47,000 +10.58% 3
Newport +1 8 £52,500 +41.89% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £45,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 114 (67.46%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (47.34%) C++
3 63 (37.28%) Java
4 60 (35.50%) SQL
5 52 (30.77%) Linux
5 52 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 45 (26.63%) SQL Server
7 44 (26.04%) JavaScript
8 39 (23.08%) Degree
8 39 (23.08%) SDLC
9 38 (22.49%) HTML
9 38 (22.49%) Oracle
10 37 (21.89%) C
10 37 (21.89%) Unix
11 36 (21.30%) C#
12 35 (20.71%) Python
13 33 (19.53%) Web Services
14 32 (18.93%) .NET
15 31 (18.34%) Windows
15 31 (18.34%) CSS
16 29 (17.16%) Finance
17 28 (16.57%) MySQL
18 27 (15.98%) Scrum
19 25 (14.79%) Relational Database
20 24 (14.20%) DevOps
20 24 (14.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 22 (13.02%) Marketing
21 22 (13.02%) OO
21 22 (13.02%) Analytics
22 21 (12.43%) Apple iOS

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 (7.69%) Apache
2 12 (7.10%) Tornado
3 7 (4.14%) JBoss
3 7 (4.14%) Node.js
4 2 (1.18%) Confluence
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.51%) PaaS
2 8 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.14%) IaaS
3 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.43%) HTTP
2 15 (8.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.55%) tcpdump
4 5 (2.96%) Internet
5 3 (1.78%) SSL
6 2 (1.18%) RTSP
7 1 (0.59%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.63%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.57%) MySQL
3 25 (14.79%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.47%) RDBMS
5 15 (8.88%) Big Data
6 12 (7.10%) SQLite
7 11 (6.51%) Data Mining
7 11 (6.51%) MongoDB
8 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Maven
2 9 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.73%) Subversion
4 6 (3.55%) Gradle
5 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.78%) JIRA
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.18%) FishEye
7 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.59%) Ant
8 1 (0.59%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.59%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.59%) JUnit
8 1 (0.59%) NUnit
8 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.59%) Selenium
8 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.59%) TestNG
General
1 29 (17.16%) Finance
2 22 (13.02%) Marketing
3 14 (8.28%) Multimedia
4 13 (7.69%) Advertising
4 13 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.73%) Legal
6 7 (4.14%) Welsh Language
7 3 (1.78%) Electronics
8 2 (1.18%) Law
8 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 88 (52.07%) Software Engineer
2 66 (39.05%) Developer
3 27 (15.98%) C++ Software Engineer
3 27 (15.98%) Software Developer
4 21 (12.43%) C++ Developer
5 18 (10.65%) .NET Developer
6 17 (10.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 16 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (9.47%) C# Developer
8 15 (8.88%) Java Developer
9 14 (8.28%) C Software Engineer
9 14 (8.28%) C++ Software Developer
10 13 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 11 (6.51%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (5.92%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (5.92%) Software Manager
13 9 (5.33%) C Developer
13 9 (5.33%) C/C++ Software Developer
13 9 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.49%) HTML
2 33 (19.53%) Web Services
3 32 (18.93%) .NET
4 31 (18.34%) CSS
5 24 (14.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 20 (11.83%) SOAP
7 17 (10.06%) Java EE
8 16 (9.47%) HTML5
9 13 (7.69%) REST
10 12 (7.10%) Ajax
10 12 (7.10%) ASP.NET
10 12 (7.10%) Flask
10 12 (7.10%) Middleware
10 12 (7.10%) OAuth
10 12 (7.10%) ZeroMQ
11 11 (6.51%) RESTful
11 11 (6.51%) XML
12 10 (5.92%) JSON
13 9 (5.33%) J2EE
14 8 (4.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.83%) Informatics
2 20 (11.83%) Life Science
3 12 (7.10%) Health Informatics
3 12 (7.10%) Mathematics
4 9 (5.33%) Statistics
5 6 (3.55%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.37%) DTV
6 4 (2.37%) Grid Computing
6 4 (2.37%) IPTV
6 4 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.37%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.37%) User Experience
7 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.18%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.18%) Tandem
8 1 (0.59%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.77%) Linux
2 37 (21.89%) Unix
3 31 (18.34%) Windows
4 21 (12.43%) Android
4 21 (12.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.37%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.59%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (67.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.08%) SDLC
3 27 (15.98%) Scrum
4 24 (14.20%) DevOps
5 22 (13.02%) Analytics
5 22 (13.02%) OO
6 21 (12.43%) E-Commerce
7 18 (10.65%) MVC
8 15 (8.88%) Data Analysis
9 13 (7.69%) Android Development
9 13 (7.69%) Functional Programming
9 13 (7.69%) iOS Development
9 13 (7.69%) Online Security
9 13 (7.69%) TDD
10 12 (7.10%) Cross-Platform Development
10 12 (7.10%) ETL
10 12 (7.10%) Machine Learning
11 11 (6.51%) Mobile Marketing
12 10 (5.92%) Online Marketing
12 10 (5.92%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 80 (47.34%) C++
2 63 (37.28%) Java
3 60 (35.50%) SQL
4 44 (26.04%) JavaScript
5 37 (21.89%) C
6 36 (21.30%) C#
7 35 (20.71%) Python
8 14 (8.28%) Erlang
8 14 (8.28%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.92%) VB.NET
10 9 (5.33%) Haskell
10 9 (5.33%) Lisp
11 7 (4.14%) Groovy
11 7 (4.14%) Perl
11 7 (4.14%) PHP
12 6 (3.55%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.96%) Embedded C++
14 4 (2.37%) Scala
15 3 (1.78%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (23.08%) 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
3 1 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.59%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.59%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.59%) MISRA
3 1 (0.59%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Firmware
1 6 (3.55%) Snort
2 2 (1.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (22.49%) Oracle
2 7 (4.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.55%) Sybase
4 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.59%) Perforce
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