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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 43 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 64 87 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.78% 6.30% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 7.53% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 59
Median salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,900 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
UK

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
1115 1156 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 83.33% 83.77% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 944 943 933
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 59 £42,500 +14.86% 13
Mid Wales -20 3 £32,500 -35.00%
West Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
UK

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 111 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (49.71%) C++
3 77 (44.00%) Java
4 52 (29.71%) Linux
5 48 (27.43%) Python
5 48 (27.43%) SQL
6 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
7 43 (24.57%) Oracle
8 41 (23.43%) C
9 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
10 35 (20.00%) Degree
10 35 (20.00%) DevOps
11 34 (19.43%) SDLC
11 34 (19.43%) HTML
11 34 (19.43%) JavaScript
12 33 (18.86%) Web Services
13 32 (18.29%) Unix
14 29 (16.57%) MySQL
14 29 (16.57%) Analytics
15 27 (15.43%) Windows
15 27 (15.43%) Life Science
15 27 (15.43%) Informatics
16 24 (13.71%) Java EE
16 24 (13.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 23 (13.14%) CSS
17 23 (13.14%) C#
18 22 (12.57%) Scrum
18 22 (12.57%) Relational Database
19 21 (12.00%) Finance
19 21 (12.00%) SOAP

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 14 (8.00%) Tornado
2 13 (7.43%) JBoss
3 9 (5.14%) Apache
4 3 (1.71%) Confluence
4 3 (1.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.29%) IaaS
2 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.00%) HTTP
2 12 (6.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.29%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.14%) Broadband
4 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.14%) RTSP
5 1 (0.57%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.57%) MySQL
3 22 (12.57%) Relational Database
4 20 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 18 (10.29%) RDBMS
6 14 (8.00%) SQLite
7 12 (6.86%) Big Data
8 10 (5.71%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (4.00%) Data Mining
11 6 (3.43%) Neo4j
11 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
14 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.43%) Git (software)
1 13 (7.43%) Maven
2 9 (5.14%) Subversion
3 7 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (3.43%) Gradle
5 4 (2.29%) JIRA
6 3 (1.71%) FishEye
7 2 (1.14%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.14%) NUnit
7 2 (1.14%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.57%) JUnit
8 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (12.00%) Finance
2 16 (9.14%) Multimedia
3 11 (6.29%) Marketing
3 11 (6.29%) Welsh Language
4 10 (5.71%) Advertising
5 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.00%) Electronics
7 2 (1.14%) Law
7 2 (1.14%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Avionics
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Military
8 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (53.71%) Software Engineer
2 59 (33.71%) Developer
3 21 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 18 (10.29%) C++ Developer
4 18 (10.29%) Software Developer
5 16 (9.14%) Senior Developer
5 16 (9.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 13 (7.43%) Research Engineer
8 11 (6.29%) C++ Software Developer
8 11 (6.29%) Java Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (5.71%) Software Manager
10 9 (5.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (5.14%) Security Engineer
11 8 (4.57%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.43%) HTML
2 33 (18.86%) Web Services
3 24 (13.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 24 (13.71%) Java EE
4 23 (13.14%) CSS
5 21 (12.00%) SOAP
6 18 (10.29%) RESTful
7 17 (9.71%) J2EE
8 16 (9.14%) .NET
8 16 (9.14%) HTML5
9 14 (8.00%) Flask
9 14 (8.00%) Middleware
9 14 (8.00%) OAuth
9 14 (8.00%) ZeroMQ
10 13 (7.43%) Ajax
10 13 (7.43%) JSF
10 13 (7.43%) Spring
11 12 (6.86%) Node.js
11 12 (6.86%) REST
12 11 (6.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.86%) Computer Science
2 27 (15.43%) Informatics
2 27 (15.43%) Life Science
3 16 (9.14%) Mathematics
4 15 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (8.00%) Health Informatics
6 13 (7.43%) Statistics
7 11 (6.29%) Digital Media
8 7 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (3.43%) Digital TV
9 6 (3.43%) User Experience
10 5 (2.86%) IPTV
11 3 (1.71%) Grid Computing
11 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.71%) Physics
12 2 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (1.14%) Cloud Native
12 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.57%) CCTV
13 1 (0.57%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.71%) Linux
2 32 (18.29%) Unix
3 27 (15.43%) Windows
4 15 (8.57%) Android
4 15 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.29%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.00%) DevOps
3 34 (19.43%) SDLC
4 29 (16.57%) Analytics
5 22 (12.57%) Scrum
6 19 (10.86%) Data Analysis
6 19 (10.86%) OO
7 17 (9.71%) TDD
8 16 (9.14%) Machine Learning
9 15 (8.57%) Functional Programming
9 15 (8.57%) Online Security
10 14 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
11 12 (6.86%) MVC
11 12 (6.86%) Release Management
11 12 (6.86%) UML
12 11 (6.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.71%) BDD
13 10 (5.71%) OOP
14 9 (5.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.71%) C++
2 77 (44.00%) Java
3 48 (27.43%) Python
3 48 (27.43%) SQL
4 41 (23.43%) C
5 34 (19.43%) JavaScript
6 23 (13.14%) C#
7 17 (9.71%) Erlang
8 9 (5.14%) Groovy
9 8 (4.57%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.57%) Haskell
9 8 (4.57%) Lisp
9 8 (4.57%) Perl
10 6 (3.43%) Embedded C++
10 6 (3.43%) PHP
10 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.71%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.14%) CBAP
2 2 (1.14%) HND
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.14%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) Firmware
2 4 (2.29%) Snort
3 2 (1.14%) Docker
4 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 43 (24.57%) Oracle
2 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.00%) Sybase
4 5 (2.86%) Perforce
5 3 (1.71%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.71%) Google
6 1 (0.57%) Nokia
6 1 (0.57%) SAP
6 1 (0.57%) VMware
6 1 (0.57%) Zend
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