The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 13 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 10.84% 0.98% 14.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 1.00% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Average salary £38,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81 100 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 97.59% 98.04% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 75 90 99
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Worcestershire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Worcester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) Firmware
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) ADO
6 2 (18.18%) MFC

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) ADO
3 2 (18.18%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Chemistry
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) VC++
6 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9000
1 1 (9.09%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago