The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 15.96% 8.60% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.74% 9.41% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -13.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Worcestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 80.85% 91.40% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71 82 65
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Worcester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Worcester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (60.61%) .NET
3 19 (57.58%) C#
3 19 (57.58%) Degree
4 17 (51.52%) C++
5 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) MVC
8 8 (24.24%) HTML
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) C
8 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
8 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
9 7 (21.21%) Physics
9 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 7 (21.21%) CSS
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) Java
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
11 5 (15.15%) Spring
11 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
11 5 (15.15%) J2EE
11 5 (15.15%) OO
11 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
12 4 (12.12%) Windows
12 4 (12.12%) Linux
12 4 (12.12%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 14 (42.42%) .NET Developer
4 13 (39.39%) Software Developer
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Programmer
6 6 (18.18%) Junior
6 6 (18.18%) VB.NET Programmer
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
4 5 (15.15%) Spring
4 5 (15.15%) Spring MVC
4 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.09%) jQuery
5 3 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 2 (6.06%) XML
6 2 (6.06%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.03%) HTML5
7 1 (3.03%) WPF
7 1 (3.03%) MFC
7 1 (3.03%) ATL
7 1 (3.03%) DCOM
7 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Physics
3 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) Chemistry
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
1 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
1 4 (12.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) OOD
5 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) UML
6 2 (6.06%) Android Development
6 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) C++
3 16 (48.48%) VB.NET
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) C
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) Java
7 4 (12.12%) VB
7 4 (12.12%) C++/CLI
8 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
8 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
9 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
9 2 (6.06%) Apple Swift
10 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
10 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Xilinx
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