The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
UK / Wales
Rank 24 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 83 79 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.88% 5.77% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 7.19% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 78
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
899 1099 1159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.38% 80.28% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 729 940 985
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Wales

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +15 71 £40,000 -1.23% 12
West Wales 0 10 £37,500 +74.41% 1
North Wales +2 1 - - 1
Mid Wales -10 1 £39,000 -
Software Engineering
UK

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 88 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (41.98%) Java
3 57 (35.19%) C#
4 48 (29.63%) Degree
5 43 (26.54%) .NET
6 41 (25.31%) JavaScript
7 39 (24.07%) OO
8 38 (23.46%) HTML
9 36 (22.22%) SQL
9 36 (22.22%) Scrum
10 35 (21.60%) C++
11 33 (20.37%) Web Services
11 33 (20.37%) Spring
12 31 (19.14%) SQL Server
13 28 (17.28%) Finance
14 27 (16.67%) CSS
15 25 (15.43%) SOAP
16 24 (14.81%) Python
16 24 (14.81%) REST
16 24 (14.81%) SDLC
17 23 (14.20%) OOP
17 23 (14.20%) Computer Science
17 23 (14.20%) MongoDB
18 21 (12.96%) MVC
18 21 (12.96%) Windows
18 21 (12.96%) OOD
18 21 (12.96%) Oracle
18 21 (12.96%) TDD
19 19 (11.73%) ASP.NET
20 18 (11.11%) Linux

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.56%) JBoss
3 8 (4.94%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.47%) Apache
5 4 (2.47%) IIS
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.62%) OpenROAD
7 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) GitHub
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.23%) HTTP
1 2 (1.23%) Internet
1 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.62%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.20%) MongoDB
3 12 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 12 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (6.79%) Big Data
5 8 (4.94%) MySQL
6 6 (3.70%) HBase
6 6 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.70%) Sqoop
7 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.23%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.62%) Biml
11 1 (0.62%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.56%) Maven
1 9 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (4.94%) Subversion
2 8 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.32%) Selenium
4 6 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.47%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.85%) JMeter
6 3 (1.85%) JUnit
6 3 (1.85%) Mockito
6 3 (1.85%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.23%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.23%) GitLab
7 2 (1.23%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.23%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (17.28%) Finance
2 17 (10.49%) Advertising
3 8 (4.94%) Marketing
4 7 (4.32%) Games
5 6 (3.70%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.23%) Automotive
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Military
6 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (54.32%) Developer
2 58 (35.80%) Software Engineer
3 42 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.58%) Software Developer
5 20 (12.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.79%) .NET Developer
7 11 (6.79%) Java Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.32%) Architect
11 7 (4.32%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.32%) C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Lead Software Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 6 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.54%) .NET
2 38 (23.46%) HTML
3 33 (20.37%) Spring
3 33 (20.37%) Web Services
4 27 (16.67%) CSS
5 25 (15.43%) SOAP
6 24 (14.81%) REST
7 19 (11.73%) ASP.NET
8 18 (11.11%) Java EE
8 18 (11.11%) jQuery
9 17 (10.49%) Node.js
10 15 (9.26%) AngularJS
11 14 (8.64%) Hibernate
11 14 (8.64%) JPA
12 13 (8.02%) JSON
13 12 (7.41%) RESTful
14 10 (6.17%) Ajax
15 9 (5.56%) Apache Camel
15 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Computer Science
2 16 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.09%) Blog
4 4 (2.47%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.47%) Life Science
4 4 (2.47%) User Experience
5 3 (1.85%) Fintech
5 3 (1.85%) IPTV
5 3 (1.85%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.85%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (1.85%) Replication
6 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.62%) EPoS
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.96%) Windows
2 18 (11.11%) Linux
3 15 (9.26%) Android
3 15 (9.26%) Apple iOS
4 14 (8.64%) Unix
5 4 (2.47%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.85%) Solaris
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (54.32%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.07%) OO
3 36 (22.22%) Scrum
4 24 (14.81%) SDLC
5 23 (14.20%) OOP
6 21 (12.96%) MVC
6 21 (12.96%) OOD
6 21 (12.96%) TDD
7 15 (9.26%) UML
7 15 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 14 (8.64%) DevOps
9 13 (8.02%) BDD
9 13 (8.02%) Web Development
10 11 (6.79%) Configuration Management
10 11 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.79%) Mathematics
11 10 (6.17%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (5.56%) Requirements Management
12 9 (5.56%) Software Architecture
12 9 (5.56%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.98%) Java
2 57 (35.19%) C#
3 41 (25.31%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.22%) SQL
5 35 (21.60%) C++
6 24 (14.81%) Python
7 17 (10.49%) C
8 11 (6.79%) Embedded C
9 10 (6.17%) Groovy
9 10 (6.17%) Objective-C
10 9 (5.56%) Embedded C++
10 9 (5.56%) Scala
11 8 (4.94%) PL/SQL
12 7 (4.32%) PHP
12 7 (4.32%) TypeScript
13 6 (3.70%) Go
13 6 (3.70%) Ruby
14 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.85%) VB
16 2 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (29.63%) Degree
2 13 (8.02%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.41%) HND
4 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) PMO
3 3 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.23%) MISRA
4 2 (1.23%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.32%) Firmware
2 6 (3.70%) HDFS
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Ansible
1 2 (1.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (12.96%) Oracle
2 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 6 (3.70%) Hortonworks
3 6 (3.70%) MuleSoft
4 4 (2.47%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.85%) Google
5 3 (1.85%) Sybase
5 3 (1.85%) VMware
6 2 (1.23%) IBM
6 2 (1.23%) IFS
6 2 (1.23%) Perforce
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.62%) Cognos
7 1 (0.62%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.62%) Zend
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