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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 12 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 15 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 15.15% 9.30% 13.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.65% 12.50% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
85 32 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 85.86% 74.42% 68.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 28 54
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 3 March 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Worcester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) .NET
3 14 (53.85%) VB.NET
3 14 (53.85%) C#
3 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) C++
6 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) Spring
9 5 (19.23%) Spring MVC
9 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
9 5 (19.23%) J2EE
9 5 (19.23%) OO
10 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 4 (15.38%) OOD
10 4 (15.38%) MySQL
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) Ajax
10 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 4 (15.38%) Physics
10 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
10 4 (15.38%) jQuery
10 4 (15.38%) C++/CLI

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.54%) Apache Solr
1 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) QUnit
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
4 9 (34.62%) Programmer
4 9 (34.62%) .NET Programmer
5 8 (30.77%) VB.NET Programmer
5 8 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (30.77%) Software Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Junior
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Junior Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Graduate
9 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
9 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (7.69%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) Spring
4 5 (19.23%) Spring MVC
4 5 (19.23%) J2EE
4 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) EJB
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 4 (15.38%) Physics
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Android
1 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) OOD
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.69%) Android Development
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
1 14 (53.85%) VB.NET
2 10 (38.46%) C++
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) C++/CLI
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.54%) VB
7 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.69%) C
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago