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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 27 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 45 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.46% 4.22% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 4.89% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 36
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
495 511 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 93.05% 86.17% 83.92%
Number of salaries quoted 404 469 412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 20 January 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 20 January 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 - 19 £42,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +3 18 £45,750 +18.83% 3
Cannock - 7 £39,000 -
Tamworth - 7 £31,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 (65.12%) C#
1 56 (65.12%) .NET
2 54 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (56.98%) HTML
4 46 (53.49%) CSS
5 41 (47.67%) JavaScript
6 40 (46.51%) MVC
7 39 (45.35%) ASP.NET
8 36 (41.86%) SOA
9 32 (37.21%) SQL
9 32 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (36.05%) AngularJS
11 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
12 29 (33.72%) OO
12 29 (33.72%) Scrum
12 29 (33.72%) Subversion
12 29 (33.72%) HTML5
12 29 (33.72%) SOLID
13 28 (32.56%) Continuous Delivery
14 27 (31.40%) Computer Science
15 26 (30.23%) jQuery
16 25 (29.07%) T-SQL
17 24 (27.91%) Git (software)
17 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (26.74%) React
19 22 (25.58%) Selenium
20 20 (23.26%) WCF
20 20 (23.26%) XML
21 19 (22.09%) TDD
22 18 (20.93%) PHP

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 8 (9.30%) Confluence
2 7 (8.14%) ColdFusion
3 3 (3.49%) CMS
4 2 (2.33%) WordPress
5 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Simulink
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) GitHub
2 6 (6.98%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) Internet
1 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.30%) Profibus
3 1 (1.16%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
3 7 (8.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) Riak
5 1 (1.16%) SQL CLR
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Subversion
2 24 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 22 (25.58%) Selenium
4 14 (16.28%) TeamCity
5 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
6 9 (10.47%) JIRA
6 9 (10.47%) Visual Studio
7 8 (9.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (9.30%) SonarQube
8 7 (8.14%) CruiseControl
8 7 (8.14%) JSUnit
8 7 (8.14%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (8.14%) Mocha
8 7 (8.14%) PhpStorm
8 7 (8.14%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.33%) Grunt
10 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (10.47%) Electronics
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 6 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (47.67%) Developer
2 34 (39.53%) Software Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) C# Developer
4 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Web Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Applications Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Linux Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (65.12%) .NET
2 49 (56.98%) HTML
3 46 (53.49%) CSS
4 39 (45.35%) ASP.NET
5 31 (36.05%) AngularJS
6 29 (33.72%) HTML5
7 26 (30.23%) jQuery
8 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (26.74%) React
10 20 (23.26%) WCF
10 20 (23.26%) XML
11 18 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (12.79%) Web Services
13 10 (11.63%) Middleware
14 8 (9.30%) REST
14 8 (9.30%) SOAP
15 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (8.14%) DOM
15 7 (8.14%) LESS
15 7 (8.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.40%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (10.47%) Algorithms
3 9 (10.47%) Data Structures
3 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.47%) Physics
4 8 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Blog
6 2 (2.33%) User Experience
7 1 (1.16%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.16%) Online Games
7 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.79%) Linux
2 8 (9.30%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (46.51%) MVC
3 36 (41.86%) SOA
4 32 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (33.72%) OO
5 29 (33.72%) Scrum
5 29 (33.72%) SOLID
6 28 (32.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (22.09%) TDD
8 16 (18.60%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.63%) Functional Programming
9 10 (11.63%) Low Latency
9 10 (11.63%) Open Source
9 10 (11.63%) Refactoring
9 10 (11.63%) Web Development
10 9 (10.47%) Complexity Analysis
10 9 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (10.47%) Multithreaded Programming
10 9 (10.47%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.30%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.12%) C#
2 41 (47.67%) JavaScript
3 32 (37.21%) SQL
4 25 (29.07%) T-SQL
5 18 (20.93%) PHP
6 15 (17.44%) PowerShell
7 13 (15.12%) Java
8 11 (12.79%) C
8 11 (12.79%) VB.NET
9 10 (11.63%) Erlang
9 10 (11.63%) F#
9 10 (11.63%) Go
9 10 (11.63%) Haskell
9 10 (11.63%) Python
10 9 (10.47%) Clojure
11 8 (9.30%) MATLAB
12 5 (5.81%) C++
13 2 (2.33%) Ada
14 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) IEC 61508
2 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Atlassian
1 8 (9.30%) Coverity
2 1 (1.16%) Google
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.16%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.16%) Xamarin
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £29250 per annum + pen, 5w hol, DIS, salary increments
Posted: 2 days ago