The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 18 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.25% 5.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 6.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales 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
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 92 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 100.00% 90.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 89 35
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in West Wales

Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +2 2 £35,000 -16.66% 2
Software Engineer
Wales

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) EJB
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Ant
6 1 (14.29%) JUnit
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) JPA
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JPA
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
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