The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 15 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 9.09% 9.68% 31.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.54% 11.54% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 16
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 78.79% 83.87% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 47
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,200 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Torfaen

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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 -1 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Software Engineering
South Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 19 (90.48%) C++
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (61.90%) C
3 13 (61.90%) OO
4 12 (57.14%) Degree
5 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
5 10 (47.62%) iOS Development
5 10 (47.62%) Objective-C
6 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) HTTP
7 8 (38.10%) Perforce
7 8 (38.10%) Internet
7 8 (38.10%) DRM
7 8 (38.10%) DTV
7 8 (38.10%) DVB
7 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
7 8 (38.10%) PlayReady
7 8 (38.10%) JIRA
7 8 (38.10%) IPTV
7 8 (38.10%) Multimedia
8 7 (33.33%) OOD
8 7 (33.33%) Java
9 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 6 (28.57%) Android Development
9 6 (28.57%) iOS SDK
9 6 (28.57%) Android
10 5 (23.81%) iPhone
10 5 (23.81%) Apple

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
1 8 (38.10%) Internet
1 8 (38.10%) DVB
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
General
1 8 (38.10%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) Team Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) PlayReady
3 6 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) WinForms
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) DTV
1 8 (38.10%) IPTV
2 5 (23.81%) iPhone
3 4 (19.05%) iPad
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Android
4 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
5 3 (14.29%) Mac OS
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) iOS Development
4 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
4 8 (38.10%) DRM
5 7 (33.33%) OOD
6 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 6 (28.57%) Android Development
7 5 (23.81%) UML
8 4 (19.05%) Line Management
8 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 2 (9.52%) OOP
10 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) C
3 10 (47.62%) Objective-C
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Perforce
2 5 (23.81%) Apple