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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 18 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.44% 4.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,199 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
53 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 64.63% 55.38% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 14
Average salary £45,000 £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £33,959
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 -5.91%
Software Engineering
Wales

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) HND
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Scala
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Vagrant

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) WCF
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant