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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 21 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.82% 16.67% 32.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 20.83% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 16
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -21.05%
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
72 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 81.82% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 47 50
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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
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 28 July 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 -8 6 £32,500 +8.33%
Software Engineering
South Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (85.71%) C++
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) OO
4 19 (67.86%) C
5 16 (57.14%) Degree
6 14 (50.00%) Apple iOS
6 14 (50.00%) iOS Development
6 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (50.00%) Objective-C
7 13 (46.43%) Multimedia
7 13 (46.43%) HTML
8 12 (42.86%) OOD
8 12 (42.86%) HTTP
8 12 (42.86%) Internet
8 12 (42.86%) DRM
8 12 (42.86%) DVB
8 12 (42.86%) Perforce
8 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
8 12 (42.86%) PlayReady
8 12 (42.86%) JIRA
9 10 (35.71%) Windows
10 9 (32.14%) Java
10 9 (32.14%) DTV
11 8 (28.57%) Apple
11 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
11 8 (28.57%) IPTV
11 8 (28.57%) iOS SDK
11 8 (28.57%) Android
11 8 (28.57%) iPhone
11 8 (28.57%) Android Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) HTTP
1 12 (42.86%) Internet
1 12 (42.86%) DVB
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 13 (46.43%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Team Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) C Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) PlayReady
3 8 (28.57%) iOS SDK
4 4 (14.29%) WebKit
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) DTV
2 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) IPTV
2 8 (28.57%) iPhone
3 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 6 (21.43%) iPad
3 6 (21.43%) Cryptography
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (14.29%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (14.29%) Video on Demand
5 2 (7.14%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Android
4 6 (21.43%) Mac OS X
5 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) OO
3 14 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 12 (42.86%) OOD
4 12 (42.86%) DRM
4 12 (42.86%) Web Application Development
5 8 (28.57%) Android Development
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (21.43%) UML
6 6 (21.43%) OOP
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
8 4 (14.29%) Line Management
8 4 (14.29%) Cyber Security
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C++
2 19 (67.86%) C
3 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Perforce
2 8 (28.57%) Apple