The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 23 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 0.93% 6.32% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 6.32% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
Worcestershire

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
100 95 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 92.59% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 95 91 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) MFC
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
Worcester
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago