The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 43 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.29% 2.30% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 2.38% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
575 546 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 98.63% 96.81% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 462 460 444
Average salary £36,250 £34,050 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.46% -14.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 12 £35,000 -
Stafford -4 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -14 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Lichfield - 1 £29,000 -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 28 (96.55%) Software Engineering
2 22 (75.86%) .NET
3 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
4 18 (62.07%) C#
5 14 (48.28%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
7 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) TDD
8 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
8 8 (27.59%) WPF
8 8 (27.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (27.59%) OO
8 8 (27.59%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) OOD
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
10 5 (17.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (17.24%) Static Code Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
10 5 (17.24%) Electronics
10 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
10 5 (17.24%) OOP
10 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (17.24%) C++

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) MS Access
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
3 8 (27.59%) WPF
3 8 (27.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) WinForms
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (17.24%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) OOD
5 5 (17.24%) Static Code Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Quality Management
5 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
5 5 (17.24%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) C
6 4 (13.79%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) VBA
7 3 (10.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago