The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Development Engineer
Rank - - 94
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Software Development Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1276 1258 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 97.14% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1076 1106
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer across the Wales region.

Software Development Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Software Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Development Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) DVB
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Product Management
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber

Software Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Software Development Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Xcode
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) TestLink
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Product Management
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 4 (100.00%) Korn
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce