The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Torfaen region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 16 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.70% 7.23% 17.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 7.32% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 17
Median salary £26,750 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.08% +10.58%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 82 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 98.80% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 73 96
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Torfaen

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Cwmbran +4 1 £26,750 -43.08%
Software Engineer
South Wales

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Torfaen region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) Neo4j
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) JMX
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Neo4j
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JMX
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring Boot
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce