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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 38 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 33 28 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.87% 4.70% 7.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 5.18% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 56
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
516 541 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 91.81% 90.77% 80.98%
Number of salaries quoted 461 466 464
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -1 18 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Stafford +3 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Lichfield -2 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £40,000 -
Tamworth +2 1 - -
Cannock - 1 £25,000 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 40 (75.47%) .NET
2 39 (73.58%) C#
3 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
5 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
6 22 (41.51%) SQL
6 22 (41.51%) HTML
6 22 (41.51%) MVC
7 21 (39.62%) CSS
8 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
8 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
9 17 (32.08%) Scrum
9 17 (32.08%) HTML5
10 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (30.19%) TDD
11 15 (28.30%) jQuery
12 14 (26.42%) Java
12 14 (26.42%) T-SQL
12 14 (26.42%) OO
12 14 (26.42%) SOA
12 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
13 12 (22.64%) SOLID
13 12 (22.64%) Degree
14 11 (20.75%) Go
14 11 (20.75%) Open Source
15 10 (18.87%) Haskell
15 10 (18.87%) Erlang
15 10 (18.87%) Low Latency
15 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software

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 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
1 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL CLR
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
1 9 (16.98%) Selenium
2 6 (11.32%) Subversion
2 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) JSUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (5.66%) Mocha
3 3 (5.66%) PhpStorm
3 3 (5.66%) PHPUnit
3 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.77%) Grunt
4 2 (3.77%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) Software Engineer
3 15 (28.30%) .NET Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Developer
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Programmer
7 6 (11.32%) Software Programmer
8 5 (9.43%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
9 4 (7.55%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) C# Programmer
9 4 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Junior Developer
9 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (75.47%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET
3 22 (41.51%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) CSS
5 17 (32.08%) HTML5
6 15 (28.30%) jQuery
7 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
9 10 (18.87%) React
9 10 (18.87%) Web Services
10 9 (16.98%) CSS3
10 9 (16.98%) Middleware
11 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (7.55%) Ajax
12 4 (7.55%) REST
12 4 (7.55%) SOAP
12 4 (7.55%) WCF
13 3 (5.66%) DOM
13 3 (5.66%) Sass
13 3 (5.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (16.98%) Algorithms
3 9 (16.98%) Data Structures
4 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
4 7 (13.21%) Physics
5 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
6 4 (7.55%) User Experience
7 2 (3.77%) Fintech
7 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.89%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.89%) iPad
8 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.89%) Online Games
8 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (41.51%) MVC
3 17 (32.08%) Scrum
4 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (30.19%) TDD
5 14 (26.42%) OO
5 14 (26.42%) SOA
6 12 (22.64%) SOLID
7 11 (20.75%) Open Source
8 10 (18.87%) Functional Programming
8 10 (18.87%) Low Latency
9 9 (16.98%) Complexity Analysis
9 9 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (16.98%) Multithreading
10 7 (13.21%) SDLC
10 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
10 7 (13.21%) Web Development
11 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
12 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) C#
2 26 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 22 (41.51%) SQL
4 14 (26.42%) Java
4 14 (26.42%) T-SQL
5 11 (20.75%) Go
6 10 (18.87%) Erlang
6 10 (18.87%) Haskell
7 9 (16.98%) Clojure
7 9 (16.98%) F#
8 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
9 6 (11.32%) VB.NET
10 5 (9.43%) PHP
11 3 (5.66%) Python
11 3 (5.66%) Scala
12 2 (3.77%) C
12 2 (3.77%) C++
12 2 (3.77%) PHP 4
12 2 (3.77%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Google
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.77%) Xamarin
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: bonus, gym, technical training
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: bonus, gym, Pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago