The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 9 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 8 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 19.51% 24.19% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.53% 31.25% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 2
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £40,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 82.93% 77.42% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
South Wales

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 18 April 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
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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
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Cwmbran -1 8 £34,500 +15.00% 1
Software Engineering
South Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (91.67%) C++
1 11 (91.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
4 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 3 (25.00%) Electronics
6 3 (25.00%) Atmel
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) OOD
8 1 (8.33%) SVG
8 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Subversion
8 1 (8.33%) Firmware
8 1 (8.33%) DTV
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) UML
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) SVG
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (25.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Atmel
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
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