The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 54 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.16% 4.79% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 4.89% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 6
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average 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
595 511 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.00% 97.89% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 536 451 454
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +5 6 £22,000 -37.14% 1
Lichfield +2 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (72.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) VB.NET
5 10 (40.00%) MVC
6 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) SDLC
8 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 7 (28.00%) WCF
9 6 (24.00%) WPF
9 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) CSS
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (20.00%) C
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) Java
10 5 (20.00%) WinForms
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) VB

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) WCF
4 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 5 (20.00%) WinForms
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) Middleware
9 1 (4.00%) Ajax
9 1 (4.00%) Dojo
9 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) JPA
9 1 (4.00%) React
9 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
7 2 (8.00%) High Availability
7 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) SOLID
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (20.00%) C
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (16.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) C++
7 2 (8.00%) Clojure
7 2 (8.00%) Erlang
7 2 (8.00%) Go
7 2 (8.00%) Haskell
7 2 (8.00%) Python
7 2 (8.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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