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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 50 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.19% 4.97% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 5.47% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 50
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £80,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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
542 585 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 90.94% 90.84% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 496 500 430
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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 -9 13 £47,500 +26.66%
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £40,000 -
Lichfield -1 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Cannock - 1 £25,000 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 34 (72.34%) C#
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
4 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET
5 17 (36.17%) MVC
6 16 (34.04%) TDD
7 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
7 15 (31.91%) SQL
8 14 (29.79%) Scrum
9 13 (27.66%) HTML
9 13 (27.66%) jQuery
10 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.53%) CSS
10 12 (25.53%) HTML5
11 11 (23.40%) Java
12 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
12 10 (21.28%) OO
12 10 (21.28%) SOA
12 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (21.28%) SDLC
13 9 (19.15%) Open Source
13 9 (19.15%) Go
13 9 (19.15%) Low Latency
13 9 (19.15%) Functional Programming
13 9 (19.15%) Linux
13 9 (19.15%) Web Services
13 9 (19.15%) Haskell
13 9 (19.15%) Erlang

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 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
1 8 (17.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL CLR
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Grunt
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Software Engineer
3 13 (27.66%) .NET Developer
4 9 (19.15%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
5 8 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (14.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Programmer
7 6 (12.77%) Software Programmer
8 5 (10.64%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Manager
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# Programmer
9 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET
3 13 (27.66%) HTML
3 13 (27.66%) jQuery
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
4 12 (25.53%) HTML5
5 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (19.15%) Web Services
7 8 (17.02%) CSS3
7 8 (17.02%) Middleware
8 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
8 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (14.89%) React
9 4 (8.51%) Ajax
10 3 (6.38%) Node.js
10 3 (6.38%) WCF
11 2 (4.26%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.26%) Classic ASP
11 2 (4.26%) WinForms
11 2 (4.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Algorithms
2 8 (17.02%) Data Structures
2 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
3 6 (12.77%) Physics
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
5 3 (6.38%) User Experience
6 2 (4.26%) Fintech
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.13%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.13%) iPad
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Online Games
7 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) MVC
3 16 (34.04%) TDD
4 14 (29.79%) Scrum
5 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.28%) OO
6 10 (21.28%) SDLC
6 10 (21.28%) SOA
7 9 (19.15%) Functional Programming
7 9 (19.15%) Low Latency
7 9 (19.15%) Open Source
8 8 (17.02%) Complexity Analysis
8 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
8 8 (17.02%) SOLID
9 6 (12.77%) BDD
9 6 (12.77%) DevOps
9 6 (12.77%) Web Development
10 5 (10.64%) Coaching
10 5 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
6 9 (19.15%) Erlang
6 9 (19.15%) Go
6 9 (19.15%) Haskell
7 8 (17.02%) Clojure
8 7 (14.89%) F#
9 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
9 4 (8.51%) Scala
10 2 (4.26%) C
10 2 (4.26%) C++
10 2 (4.26%) Python
10 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.13%) PHP
11 1 (2.13%) PHP 4
11 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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