The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 11 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 11.39% 2.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £33,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 52 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 84.81% 72.22% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 16
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Walsall

Software Engineering
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) OOD
2 12 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 12 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) HND
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
7 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) Talend

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) RDBMS
1 12 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
2 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) OO
1 14 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) HND
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) Talend