The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 68 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.32% 2.59% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.67% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 28
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £90,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 636 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.78% 96.80% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 591 543 565
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 25 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £45,000 -
Lichfield -3 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
Tamworth +5 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) MVC
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (43.75%) OO
7 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) React
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
9 4 (25.00%) Selenium
9 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (25.00%) HTML5
9 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (25.00%) SDLC
9 4 (25.00%) SOLID
10 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 3 (18.75%) WinForms

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) React
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 2 (12.50%) Classic ASP
7 2 (12.50%) WCF
7 2 (12.50%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) XML
8 1 (6.25%) Java EE
8 1 (6.25%) Middleware
8 1 (6.25%) Spring
8 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) SOLID
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
8 1 (6.25%) High Availability
8 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 1 (6.25%) OOD
8 1 (6.25%) Open Source
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) Clojure
6 1 (6.25%) Erlang
6 1 (6.25%) Go
6 1 (6.25%) Haskell
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Xamarin