The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 15 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 1.67% 6.33% 17.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 8.93% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineering
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 73.33% 70.89% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 52 53
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 January 2015. 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 +6 1 £25,000 -41.17%
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC