The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcester region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 25 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 4.46% 1.09% 7.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 1.11% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester 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
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
156 90 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 99.36% 97.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 152 82 100
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcester region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Worcester

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Worcester

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcester region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Rockwell
3 4 (57.14%) MISRA
3 4 (57.14%) PVCS
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Qt

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) PVCS
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Case Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Rockwell
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Renesas