The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills 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 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 West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 17 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 4.30% 21.05% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 26.67% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 1
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% +34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 75 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 86.02% 78.95% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 27
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in West Wales

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 -7 4 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) V-Model
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) FileNet
1 1 (16.67%) LiveCycle
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) V-Model
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Clojure
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) HND
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £300000 to £400000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago