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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 37 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 36 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.49% 5.77% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 7.65% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 51
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £40,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
571 549 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.04% 75.41% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 483 435 466
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +3 15 £37,500 +30.43% 2
Stafford -9 6 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Lichfield -12 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Tamworth - 1 £30,000 - 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (74.14%) C#
2 39 (67.24%) .NET
3 23 (39.66%) C++
4 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
5 19 (32.76%) SQL
6 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 17 (29.31%) Middleware
8 16 (27.59%) OO
8 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 16 (27.59%) HTML
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
9 15 (25.86%) Degree
10 14 (24.14%) CSS
10 14 (24.14%) Java
11 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
11 13 (22.41%) Internet
11 13 (22.41%) Erlang
11 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
11 13 (22.41%) Functional Programming
11 13 (22.41%) Algorithms
12 12 (20.69%) SDLC
12 12 (20.69%) jQuery
12 12 (20.69%) WPF
12 12 (20.69%) MVC
13 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
13 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
15 9 (15.52%) Linux
15 9 (15.52%) Scala
15 9 (15.52%) WCF

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Simulink
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
1 13 (22.41%) Internet
2 7 (12.07%) Modbus
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.90%) Riak
3 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.07%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) JIRA
3 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 27 (46.55%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Software Developer
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Server Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Programmer
8 4 (6.90%) Graduate
8 4 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Programmer
10 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
10 2 (3.45%) Junior
10 2 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (67.24%) .NET
2 17 (29.31%) Middleware
3 16 (27.59%) HTML
4 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET
5 14 (24.14%) CSS
6 12 (20.69%) WPF
6 12 (20.69%) jQuery
7 9 (15.52%) WCF
8 8 (13.79%) HTML5
9 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (10.34%) WinForms
10 3 (5.17%) Silverlight
11 2 (3.45%) LINQ
11 2 (3.45%) Ajax
11 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.45%) Web Services
11 2 (3.45%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Algorithms
3 9 (15.52%) Data Structures
3 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.07%) Device Driver
5 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.45%) VHDL
7 2 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.72%) NHS
8 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.17%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) OO
2 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
2 13 (22.41%) Functional Programming
3 12 (20.69%) SDLC
3 12 (20.69%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) Low Latency
6 8 (13.79%) OOD
7 7 (12.07%) Scrum
7 7 (12.07%) UML
7 7 (12.07%) Software Architecture
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (10.34%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.17%) SOA
12 2 (3.45%) Project Management
12 2 (3.45%) Signal Processing
12 2 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (74.14%) C#
2 23 (39.66%) C++
3 19 (32.76%) SQL
4 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.14%) Java
6 13 (22.41%) Erlang
7 10 (17.24%) T-SQL
8 9 (15.52%) Scala
8 9 (15.52%) Haskell
9 6 (10.34%) MATLAB
9 6 (10.34%) VB.NET
10 3 (5.17%) VB
10 3 (5.17%) C
10 3 (5.17%) VB6
11 2 (3.45%) XAML
12 1 (1.72%) VC++
12 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) MOM
2 4 (6.90%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) QNX
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Xamarin
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