The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 27 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 35 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.71% 2.63% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.29% 3.01% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 25
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
422 565 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.95% 87.33% 81.60%
Number of salaries quoted 339 514 392
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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 - 15 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 10 £40,000 +31.14%
Tamworth - 8 £31,500 -
Cannock - 7 £39,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 56 (64.37%) C#
1 56 (64.37%) .NET
2 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (56.32%) HTML
4 45 (51.72%) CSS
5 40 (45.98%) MVC
6 39 (44.83%) ASP.NET
7 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
8 34 (39.08%) SOA
9 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
10 30 (34.48%) OO
10 30 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (33.33%) Subversion
11 29 (33.33%) SOLID
12 28 (32.18%) Continuous Delivery
12 28 (32.18%) HTML5
12 28 (32.18%) AngularJS
12 28 (32.18%) SQL
12 28 (32.18%) Scrum
13 26 (29.89%) Computer Science
14 24 (27.59%) jQuery
14 24 (27.59%) T-SQL
15 23 (26.44%) WCF
15 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
16 21 (24.14%) React
16 21 (24.14%) Selenium
16 21 (24.14%) PHP
17 20 (22.99%) XML
18 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Engineering
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 9 (10.34%) ColdFusion
2 8 (9.20%) Confluence
3 3 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (2.30%) WordPress
5 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Simulink
2 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) GitHub
1 7 (8.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Internet
1 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.20%) Profibus
3 1 (1.15%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) MySQL
3 7 (8.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) Riak
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Subversion
2 23 (26.44%) Git (software)
3 21 (24.14%) Selenium
4 14 (16.09%) TeamCity
5 13 (14.94%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
7 8 (9.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (9.20%) JIRA
7 8 (9.20%) SonarQube
8 7 (8.05%) CruiseControl
8 7 (8.05%) JSUnit
8 7 (8.05%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (8.05%) Mocha
8 7 (8.05%) PhpStorm
8 7 (8.05%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.15%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (10.34%) Electronics
2 8 (9.20%) Finance
3 6 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Developer
2 34 (39.08%) Software Engineer
3 10 (11.49%) Senior Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Applications Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (9.20%) Team Leader
6 7 (8.05%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.05%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (6.90%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.60%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 4 (4.60%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (64.37%) .NET
2 49 (56.32%) HTML
3 45 (51.72%) CSS
4 39 (44.83%) ASP.NET
5 28 (32.18%) AngularJS
5 28 (32.18%) HTML5
6 24 (27.59%) jQuery
7 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (26.44%) WCF
8 21 (24.14%) React
9 20 (22.99%) XML
10 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (10.34%) Laravel
11 9 (10.34%) Middleware
11 9 (10.34%) Web Services
12 8 (9.20%) REST
12 8 (9.20%) SOAP
13 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (8.05%) LESS
13 7 (8.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.89%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 9 (10.34%) Data Structures
4 8 (9.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.30%) Blog
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Linux
2 8 (9.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (57.47%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (45.98%) MVC
3 34 (39.08%) SOA
4 30 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (34.48%) OO
5 29 (33.33%) SOLID
6 28 (32.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 28 (32.18%) Scrum
7 16 (18.39%) Unit Testing
8 15 (17.24%) TDD
9 11 (12.64%) Open Source
10 10 (11.49%) Multithreaded Programming
10 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
11 9 (10.34%) Complexity Analysis
11 9 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.34%) Mathematics
11 9 (10.34%) OOP
11 9 (10.34%) Physics
11 9 (10.34%) Refactoring
11 9 (10.34%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) C#
2 38 (43.68%) JavaScript
3 28 (32.18%) SQL
4 24 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 21 (24.14%) PHP
6 14 (16.09%) PowerShell
7 13 (14.94%) Java
8 12 (13.79%) VB.NET
9 11 (12.64%) C
10 9 (10.34%) Clojure
10 9 (10.34%) Erlang
10 9 (10.34%) F#
10 9 (10.34%) Go
10 9 (10.34%) Haskell
10 9 (10.34%) Python
11 8 (9.20%) MATLAB
12 5 (5.75%) C++
13 2 (2.30%) Ada
14 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (9.20%) Atlassian
1 8 (9.20%) Coverity
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.15%) Google
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