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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 26 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 53 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.59% 5.74% 7.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.27% 6.70% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 45
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £23,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
572 463 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.71% 85.74% 83.36%
Number of salaries quoted 481 414 475
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £55,000 £50,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +6 28 £46,500 +20.77%
Stafford +9 16 £38,250 +9.28% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £42,500 - 1
Cannock - 3 £39,000 -
Tamworth +7 2 £30,500 -23.75% 1
Lichfield -9 1 £60,000 +71.42%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 55 (70.51%) C#
1 55 (70.51%) .NET
2 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (56.41%) HTML
4 43 (55.13%) CSS
5 38 (48.72%) MVC
5 38 (48.72%) SOA
6 37 (47.44%) JavaScript
6 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET
7 32 (41.03%) SQL
8 31 (39.74%) Scrum
8 31 (39.74%) HTML5
8 31 (39.74%) AngularJS
9 30 (38.46%) SOLID
10 29 (37.18%) jQuery
10 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (37.18%) SQL Server
10 29 (37.18%) OO
11 28 (35.90%) T-SQL
11 28 (35.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (33.33%) Computer Science
14 25 (32.05%) Subversion
15 23 (29.49%) React
16 22 (28.21%) Selenium
17 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
18 20 (25.64%) WCF
18 20 (25.64%) TDD
18 20 (25.64%) XML
19 18 (23.08%) Degree

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 5 (6.41%) ColdFusion
2 4 (5.13%) Confluence
3 3 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Simulink
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) GitHub
2 4 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.82%) Internet
1 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.13%) Profibus
3 1 (1.28%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.13%) MySQL
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.28%) SQL CLR
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Subversion
2 22 (28.21%) Selenium
3 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
4 14 (17.95%) TeamCity
5 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 11 (14.10%) Visual Studio
7 7 (8.97%) CruiseControl
7 7 (8.97%) JSUnit
7 7 (8.97%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (8.97%) Mocha
7 7 (8.97%) PhpStorm
7 7 (8.97%) PHPUnit
8 5 (6.41%) JIRA
9 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (5.13%) SonarQube
10 2 (2.56%) Grunt
11 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Electronics
4 3 (3.85%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) Software Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Applications Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.97%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Linux Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Programmer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (70.51%) .NET
2 44 (56.41%) HTML
3 43 (55.13%) CSS
4 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET
5 31 (39.74%) AngularJS
5 31 (39.74%) HTML5
6 29 (37.18%) jQuery
7 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (29.49%) React
9 20 (25.64%) WCF
9 20 (25.64%) XML
10 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (15.38%) Web Services
12 11 (14.10%) Middleware
13 9 (11.54%) CSS3
14 8 (10.26%) REST
14 8 (10.26%) SOAP
15 7 (8.97%) DOM
15 7 (8.97%) LESS
15 7 (8.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (12.82%) Algorithms
3 10 (12.82%) Data Structures
3 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 10 (12.82%) Physics
4 4 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Fintech
7 1 (1.28%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) Online Games
7 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (48.72%) MVC
2 38 (48.72%) SOA
3 31 (39.74%) Scrum
4 30 (38.46%) SOLID
5 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (37.18%) OO
6 28 (35.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (25.64%) TDD
8 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 11 (14.10%) Functional Programming
9 11 (14.10%) Low Latency
9 11 (14.10%) Open Source
10 10 (12.82%) Complexity Analysis
10 10 (12.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (12.82%) Multithreaded Programming
10 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
10 10 (12.82%) Refactoring
11 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (70.51%) C#
2 37 (47.44%) JavaScript
3 32 (41.03%) SQL
4 28 (35.90%) T-SQL
5 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
6 14 (17.95%) Java
6 14 (17.95%) PHP
7 11 (14.10%) Erlang
7 11 (14.10%) F#
7 11 (14.10%) Go
7 11 (14.10%) Haskell
8 10 (12.82%) Clojure
9 9 (11.54%) C
10 8 (10.26%) VB.NET
11 6 (7.69%) Python
12 5 (6.41%) C++
13 4 (5.13%) MATLAB
14 2 (2.56%) Ada
15 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) IEC 61508
2 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Atlassian
1 4 (5.13%) Coverity
2 1 (1.28%) Google
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
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