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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 9 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 23.62% 15.79% 25.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.79% 19.35% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 17
Average salary £48,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% +15.00%
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
121 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 95.28% 81.58% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 95 31 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 March 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 March 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 +2 30 £48,000 +39.13% 1
Software Engineering
South Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (66.67%) C++
2 34 (62.96%) C
3 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 24 (44.44%) HTTP
5 23 (42.59%) HTML
5 23 (42.59%) Internet
6 21 (38.89%) OO
7 18 (33.33%) OOD
7 18 (33.33%) Degree
8 17 (31.48%) Java
9 16 (29.63%) Windows
9 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
9 16 (29.63%) Advertising
9 16 (29.63%) Marketing
9 16 (29.63%) PaaS
9 16 (29.63%) Big Data
9 16 (29.63%) Web Application Development
9 16 (29.63%) Mobile Marketing
10 15 (27.78%) DVB
10 15 (27.78%) Multimedia
10 15 (27.78%) OOP
11 14 (25.93%) Linux
11 14 (25.93%) JIRA
11 14 (25.93%) DRM
11 14 (25.93%) Perforce
12 13 (24.07%) Objective-C
12 13 (24.07%) iOS Development
12 13 (24.07%) Apple iOS
13 12 (22.22%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (18.52%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) HTTP
2 23 (42.59%) Internet
3 15 (27.78%) DVB
4 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) Big Data
2 12 (22.22%) Data Mining
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) MySQL
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) GCC
2 2 (3.70%) GDB
2 2 (3.70%) Automake
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 16 (29.63%) Advertising
1 16 (29.63%) Marketing
2 15 (27.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Software Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 12 (22.22%) Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Desktop Team Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) C Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Head of Development
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Head of Software Engineering
7 2 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Head of Software Development
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (42.59%) HTML
2 9 (16.67%) Web Services
3 8 (14.81%) XML
3 8 (14.81%) WebKit
4 6 (11.11%) Pthreads
4 6 (11.11%) iOS SDK
4 6 (11.11%) POSIX
5 5 (9.26%) SOAP
5 5 (9.26%) REST
6 4 (7.41%) HTML5
6 4 (7.41%) PCRE
7 3 (5.56%) CSS
8 2 (3.70%) .NET
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.70%) WCF
8 2 (3.70%) jQuery
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 11 (20.37%) DTV
3 9 (16.67%) iPhone
4 8 (14.81%) Video on Demand
4 8 (14.81%) IPTV
4 8 (14.81%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (14.81%) Algorithms
5 7 (12.96%) Cryptography
5 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
5 7 (12.96%) iPad
6 4 (7.41%) Streaming Video
7 2 (3.70%) Statistics
7 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.85%) User Experience
8 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Apple iOS
4 11 (20.37%) UNIX
5 9 (16.67%) Mac OS
6 7 (12.96%) Mac OS X
6 7 (12.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) OO
3 18 (33.33%) OOD
4 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 16 (29.63%) Web Application Development
4 16 (29.63%) Mobile Marketing
5 15 (27.78%) OOP
6 14 (25.93%) DRM
7 13 (24.07%) iOS Development
8 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.67%) Scrum
9 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.81%) Cyber Security
10 8 (14.81%) Coaching
11 7 (12.96%) Android Development
12 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
12 2 (3.70%) Web Development
12 2 (3.70%) MVC
12 2 (3.70%) UML
13 1 (1.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) C++
2 34 (62.96%) C
3 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 17 (31.48%) Java
5 13 (24.07%) Objective-C
6 7 (12.96%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.41%) SQL
8 3 (5.56%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.70%) VB
9 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.70%) Python
9 2 (3.70%) C#
10 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Perforce
2 9 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Zend
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
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