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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 16 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 12 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 14.29% 8.05% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.14% 11.86% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
70 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 83.33% 67.82% 78.89%
Number of salaries quoted 62 36 69
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Worcester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (79.17%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) .NET
3 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) HTML
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 9 (37.50%) XML
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (29.17%) MCSD
6 7 (29.17%) C++
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Automotive
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 4 (16.67%) Allen-Bradley
8 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
8 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.67%) Lotus
8 4 (16.67%) IBM Notes
8 4 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (16.67%) MFC
9 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (12.50%) VC++

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 4 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Automotive
2 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Developer
4 4 (16.67%) PLC Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.67%) MFC
7 2 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (4.17%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (29.17%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) VC++
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) VB
6 2 (8.33%) C
7 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) MCSD
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.17%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Lotus
1 4 (16.67%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Borland