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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 55 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.19% 1.87% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.89% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 15
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £21,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
440 635 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.49% 99.06% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 361 577 484
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Stafford - 5 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -5 3 £37,500 +66.66%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (58.82%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) .NET
4 18 (52.94%) HTML
4 18 (52.94%) MVC
5 17 (50.00%) CSS
6 16 (47.06%) OO
6 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
6 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (44.12%) jQuery
7 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
7 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
7 15 (44.12%) SOA
7 15 (44.12%) Subversion
8 14 (41.18%) Scrum
8 14 (41.18%) HTML5
8 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
8 14 (41.18%) WCF
8 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
8 14 (41.18%) React
8 14 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (41.18%) SOLID
9 13 (38.24%) XML
10 11 (32.35%) C
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) Electronics
12 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.88%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Profibus
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Subversion
2 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 8 (23.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (23.53%) JIRA
3 8 (23.53%) SonarQube
4 7 (20.59%) Selenium
4 7 (20.59%) TeamCity
5 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Electronics
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 17 (50.00%) CSS
4 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
4 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (44.12%) jQuery
5 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 14 (41.18%) HTML5
5 14 (41.18%) React
5 14 (41.18%) WCF
6 13 (38.24%) XML
7 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (8.82%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (5.88%) Middleware
9 2 (5.88%) RESTful
9 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 2 (5.88%) WinForms
9 2 (5.88%) WPF
10 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) VxWorks
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (52.94%) MVC
4 16 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (47.06%) OO
5 15 (44.12%) SOA
6 14 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (41.18%) Scrum
6 14 (41.18%) SOLID
7 8 (23.53%) Change Control
7 8 (23.53%) Issue Tracking
7 8 (23.53%) Regression Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Release Management
7 8 (23.53%) Requirements Management
7 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
7 8 (23.53%) V-Model
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Web Development
10 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 11 (32.35%) C
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 8 (23.53%) MATLAB
5 8 (23.53%) Python
6 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.82%) C++
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.88%) Ada
8 2 (5.88%) Clojure
8 2 (5.88%) Erlang
8 2 (5.88%) F#
8 2 (5.88%) Haskell
8 2 (5.88%) Java
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.94%) Go
9 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Atlassian
1 8 (23.53%) Coverity
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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