The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 13 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 13.85% 23.21% 8.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.85% 24.07% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -47.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 96.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 52 50
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
South Wales

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Software Engineer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Cwmbran -4 9 £30,000 -18.91% 1
Software Engineer
South Wales

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Multimedia
3 11 (68.75%) Java
4 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (62.50%) C++
4 10 (62.50%) OO
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
5 9 (56.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (43.75%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (18.75%) Content Management
8 3 (18.75%) HTTP
8 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 3 (18.75%) DRM
8 3 (18.75%) DTV
8 3 (18.75%) DVB
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
8 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
8 3 (18.75%) IPTV
9 2 (12.50%) QA
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) Linux
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 1 (6.25%) Hibernate

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) DVB
1 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 12 (75.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) SVG
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) JAX-WS
3 1 (6.25%) JPA
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) DTV
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) IPTV
3 1 (6.25%) Arduino
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Mac OS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) OO
3 9 (56.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Content Management
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) DRM
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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