The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 15 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 7.46% - 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% - 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
55 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 82.09% 77.42% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 33
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £32,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,400 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) HND
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) QA

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA