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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 21.43% 6.82% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.00% 7.50% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
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
50 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 89.29% 90.91% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 19
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 +10 12 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Software Engineering
South Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
5 9 (40.91%) C
5 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
6 8 (36.36%) C++
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) OO
7 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
7 7 (31.82%) HTTP
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 7 (31.82%) Marketing
7 7 (31.82%) Advertising
7 7 (31.82%) Mobile Marketing
8 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 6 (27.27%) Internet
8 6 (27.27%) Multimedia
8 6 (27.27%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) UNIX
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) OOD
9 5 (22.73%) OOP
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) Big Data

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 6 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 5 (22.73%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) GCC
1 3 (13.64%) GDB
1 3 (13.64%) Automake
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 7 (31.82%) Advertising
1 7 (31.82%) Marketing
2 6 (27.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C++ Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) C Developer
4 2 (9.09%) UX Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Pthreads
6 3 (13.64%) POSIX
7 2 (9.09%) SVG
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.55%) JAX-WS
8 1 (4.55%) JPA
8 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.55%) Spring
8 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Arduino
3 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 2 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) OO
2 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) OOD
3 5 (22.73%) OOP
4 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) C
5 8 (36.36%) C++
6 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 4 (18.18%) Python
6 4 (18.18%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) Embedded C++
8 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 2 (9.09%) VB
8 2 (9.09%) Perl
8 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Zend
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