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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 60 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.12% 1.67% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.68% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 35
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,150 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
554 595 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.71% 99.17% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 492 515 576
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -5 7 £45,000 +18.42%
Lichfield -5 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £38,500 - 1
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 16 (72.73%) C#
4 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
5 13 (59.09%) MVC
6 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) OO
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
8 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
9 8 (36.36%) HTML
9 8 (36.36%) CSS
9 8 (36.36%) jQuery
9 8 (36.36%) React
10 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (31.82%) SOLID
10 7 (31.82%) HTML5
10 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
10 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (27.27%) Degree
11 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
11 6 (27.27%) Selenium
11 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
12 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
13 4 (18.18%) WCF
13 4 (18.18%) Web Development

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 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) React
5 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (31.82%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) Classic ASP
8 2 (9.09%) WinForms
8 2 (9.09%) WPF
9 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.55%) LINQ
9 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
9 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) OO
5 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (40.91%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (31.82%) SOLID
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 4 (18.18%) Product Management
8 4 (18.18%) SDLC
8 4 (18.18%) Web Development
9 3 (13.64%) SOA
9 3 (13.64%) TDD
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
10 2 (9.09%) UML
10 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.55%) CRUD
11 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
4 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 4 (18.18%) C
5 4 (18.18%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
7 2 (9.09%) Ada
8 1 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) VB
8 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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