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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 15 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 11.48% 34.69% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.73% 39.53% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 3
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
51 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 83.61% 87.76% 81.63%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 39
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 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 -11 7 £30,000 -21.05%
Software Engineering
South Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (83.33%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) OO
4 11 (61.11%) Multimedia
5 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 9 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 3 (16.67%) C
9 3 (16.67%) .NET
9 3 (16.67%) CSS
9 3 (16.67%) UML
9 3 (16.67%) SVG
9 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (16.67%) Arduino
10 2 (11.11%) C#
10 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) OOD
10 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
10 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 2 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (5.56%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
General
1 11 (61.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Junior
3 4 (22.22%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C Developer
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) SVG
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) JAX-WS
3 1 (5.56%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Arduino
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) UML
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) C
6 2 (11.11%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft