The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 17 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.33% 2.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall 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
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 73 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 98.67% 97.33% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 56 65 48
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Walsall

Software Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region that cited Software 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (25.00%) CSLA
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region that cited Software 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) CSLA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Walsall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago