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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.64% 4.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 5.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
68 53 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 83.95% 84.13% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 18
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 15 (100.00%) OOD
1 15 (100.00%) OO
2 13 (86.67%) RDBMS
2 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) HND
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (6.67%) Talend
7 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) RDBMS
1 13 (86.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) OO
1 15 (100.00%) OOD
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) HND
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.67%) Talend