The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 11 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.22% 8.00% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.68% 10.71% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 9
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 56 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 85.39% 74.67% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 85
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Worcestershire

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 29 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Worcester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 20 (80.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (40.00%) MVC
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (32.00%) C++
8 7 (28.00%) MCSD
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Automotive
11 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
11 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (16.00%) Lotus
11 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
11 4 (16.00%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (16.00%) MFC
11 4 (16.00%) Web Development
11 4 (16.00%) Allen-Bradley
12 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
12 3 (12.00%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (16.00%) Lotus Domino
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Automotive
2 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Developer
4 4 (16.00%) PLC Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
2 14 (56.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (32.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) MFC
7 2 (8.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.00%) ADO
8 1 (4.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) OOD
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) C++
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.00%) VC++
5 3 (12.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) VB
7 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) MCSD
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Lotus
1 4 (16.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Borland