The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 34 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.44% 8.91% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.82% 11.14% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 36
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £16,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 449 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 73.05% 80.04% 73.90%
Number of salaries quoted 363 381 340
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent 0 12 £35,000 -
Stafford -5 7 £32,500 +103.12% 1
Stoke-on-Trent -24 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Lichfield -5 1 £29,000 -3.33%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 68 (83.95%) .NET
2 67 (82.72%) SQL Server
3 64 (79.01%) C#
4 46 (56.79%) ASP.NET
5 34 (41.98%) OO
6 28 (34.57%) Middleware
6 28 (34.57%) VB.NET
7 23 (28.40%) SQL
7 23 (28.40%) HTTP
8 22 (27.16%) N-Tier
9 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 21 (25.93%) OOD
10 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
11 18 (22.22%) HTML
12 16 (19.75%) SOA
13 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
13 15 (18.52%) Classic ASP
13 15 (18.52%) CSS
13 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (18.52%) Multithreading
14 14 (17.28%) jQuery
14 14 (17.28%) T-SQL
15 13 (16.05%) XML
15 13 (16.05%) Low Latency
16 12 (14.81%) .NET Framework
16 12 (14.81%) Ajax
16 12 (14.81%) MVC
17 11 (13.58%) VB
17 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (82.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.94%) OLTP
5 3 (3.70%) MS Access
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.23%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.17%) Electronics
2 2 (2.47%) Games
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 66 (81.48%) Developer
2 45 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 29 (35.80%) Software Engineer
4 20 (24.69%) Programmer
5 17 (20.99%) .NET Software Engineer
6 16 (19.75%) .NET Programmer
7 10 (12.35%) Web Developer
7 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) C# Programmer
9 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Systems Developer
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 5 (6.17%) Agile .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.17%) C Software Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) SQL Programmer
10 4 (4.94%) Junior
10 4 (4.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (83.95%) .NET
2 46 (56.79%) ASP.NET
3 28 (34.57%) Middleware
4 18 (22.22%) HTML
5 15 (18.52%) Classic ASP
5 15 (18.52%) CSS
6 14 (17.28%) jQuery
7 13 (16.05%) XML
8 12 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 12 (14.81%) Ajax
9 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (12.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (9.88%) WPF
12 3 (3.70%) WCF
13 2 (2.47%) Apache Flex
13 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.23%) XHTML
14 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.23%) WinForms
14 1 (1.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (6.17%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Arduino
4 1 (1.23%) SCADA
4 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.23%) Physics
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) OO
2 21 (25.93%) OOD
3 16 (19.75%) SOA
4 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 13 (16.05%) Low Latency
6 12 (14.81%) MVC
7 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.88%) TDD
8 6 (7.41%) Scrum
9 5 (6.17%) OOP
9 5 (6.17%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (6.17%) Quality Management
9 5 (6.17%) Static Code Analysis
10 4 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.94%) Web Development
10 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (79.01%) C#
2 28 (34.57%) VB.NET
3 23 (28.40%) SQL
4 21 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.28%) T-SQL
6 11 (13.58%) VB
7 6 (7.41%) C
7 6 (7.41%) Java
7 6 (7.41%) C++
8 5 (6.17%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.70%) VBScript
9 3 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle
2 1 (1.23%) Atmel
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum ,DOE
Posted: 5 days ago