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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 49 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.16% 6.69% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 8.29% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 32
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average 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
542 434 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.62% 80.67% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 493 380 365
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,445 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 14 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 11 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Lichfield -2 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 43 (82.69%) C#
1 43 (82.69%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) HTML
3 30 (57.69%) MVC
3 30 (57.69%) SQL
3 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 27 (51.92%) CSS
6 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (46.15%) jQuery
8 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (44.23%) WCF
10 22 (42.31%) Computer Science
10 22 (42.31%) Scrum
11 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 20 (38.46%) T-SQL
12 20 (38.46%) Degree
13 19 (36.54%) OO
14 18 (34.62%) SOLID
15 15 (28.85%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (25.00%) HTML5
16 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 13 (25.00%) Subversion
17 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (23.08%) VB.NET
17 12 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
18 11 (21.15%) Software Delivery
18 11 (21.15%) Rundeck

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
1 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (25.00%) Subversion
2 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 11 (21.15%) TeamCity
4 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 25 (48.08%) Software Engineer
4 21 (40.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (40.38%) C# Developer
5 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (19.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 9 (17.31%) .NET Software Developer
7 9 (17.31%) Junior
7 9 (17.31%) Junior Software Engineer
8 8 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (15.38%) Programmer
9 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
9 7 (13.46%) Software Programmer
10 6 (11.54%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (11.54%) SQL Programmer
10 6 (11.54%) VB.NET Programmer
10 6 (11.54%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (82.69%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) HTML
3 28 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 27 (51.92%) CSS
5 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (46.15%) jQuery
6 23 (44.23%) WCF
7 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (25.00%) HTML5
9 10 (19.23%) .NET Framework
10 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 6 (11.54%) React
11 6 (11.54%) WPF
12 5 (9.62%) WinForms
13 4 (7.69%) Ajax
14 3 (5.77%) RESTful
14 3 (5.77%) Silverlight
14 3 (5.77%) Web Services
15 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
15 2 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Statistics
3 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) MVC
2 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (42.31%) Scrum
4 19 (36.54%) OO
5 18 (34.62%) SOLID
6 15 (28.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (21.15%) Software Delivery
9 9 (17.31%) SDLC
10 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
11 6 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (9.62%) OOP
13 4 (7.69%) Analytics
13 4 (7.69%) Open Source
14 3 (5.77%) SEO
14 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
14 3 (5.77%) Web Development
15 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
15 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 43 (82.69%) C#
2 30 (57.69%) SQL
3 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 12 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.54%) Java
7 5 (9.62%) C
7 5 (9.62%) PHP
8 4 (7.69%) VB
9 2 (3.85%) Clojure
9 2 (3.85%) Erlang
9 2 (3.85%) Go
9 2 (3.85%) Haskell
9 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.85%) Python
9 2 (3.85%) Scala
10 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Google
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
Stoke on Trent
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