The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 29 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.69% 14.71% 9.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £34,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 76.27% 58.82% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86 38 41
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
West Wales

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Swansea region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Swansea

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Video Processing
2 2 (28.57%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (28.57%) Xcode
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Hudson
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Clojure
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) LiveCycle
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Xcode
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Java Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
1 2 (28.57%) Video Processing
1 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) V-Model
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Clojure
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago
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Kainos
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago